This course is designed for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Clinical Reviewers (MBSCRs) with data extraction, assignment of variables, report generation, preparation of data, and understanding of their role with their local MBS Committees and MBS Directors. Target Audience: MBSCRs, Quality Department leaders, MBS Coordinators
- Describe the appropriate guidelines for patient follow-up and completion of cases in the MBSAQIP Data Registry.
- Interpret the surgical and procedural differences of various metabolic and bariatric surgical procedures and their associated complications.
- Identify the specific steps necessary in preparing for MBS Committee Meetings, MBS Director Meetings, and MBSAQIP Accreditation Site Visits.
Introduction to the MBSAQIP Data Collection Program and the Importance of High Quality Data:
Tools & Tips in the MBSAQIP Registry
Interpretation of the Semi-Annual Report (SAR) for the MBSCRs
Role of the MBS Director & the MBSCR: How to Create an Optimal Collaborative Data-Driven Program
Difficult Definitions & Case Abstraction
Review of the “Big Three” Surgical Procedures: Gastric Bypass, Sleeve Gastrectomy, & Adjustable Gastric Banding
Review of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Procedure Complications: Leaks, Bleeds, Internal Hernias, Small Bowel Obstructions
Products Used in Bariatric Procedures—Staplers, Reinforcements, Stents, Drains, and More
Intraluminal Therapeutic Procedures & Emerging Technologies
Patient-Reported Outcomes in Bariatric Surgery
The MBSCR’s Role in Preparing for a Site Visit
Data Audits—What Happens Before, During & After?
|4:00pm||Q&A for Panel & Speakers|
The Future - What Data Collection Might Look Like and Final Conclusions