Course Overview

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

Target Audience

MBSCRs, Quality Department leaders, MBS Coordinators

Learning Objectives

  1. Describe the appropriate guidelines for patient follow-up and completion of cases in the MBSAQIP Data Registry.
  2. Interpret the surgical and procedural differences of various metabolic and bariatric surgical procedures and their associated complications.
  3. Identify the specific steps necessary in preparing for MBS Committee Meetings, MBS Director Meetings, and MBSAQIP Accreditation Site Visits.
  4. Learn best practice ideas from a panel of MBSCRs from the field about workflow, data capture, & how they best support of their local MBS Committees.MBSCRs, Quality Department leaders, MBS Coordinators

8:00am Introduction to the MBSAQIP Data Collection Program and the Importance of High Quality Data
Anthony Petrick, MD
8:15am Case Abstraction with Case Studies
Jesus Diaz, BSN RN
9:00am Interpretation of the Semi-Annual Report (SAR) for the MBSCRs
Kristopher Huffman, MS
9:30am Break
10:00am Complex Clinical Scenarios and Variable Review
Lisa Hale, MSN RN CNOR; Jesus Diaz, BSN RN
11:30am The Role of the MBS Director & the MBSCR: How to Create an Optimal Collaborative Data-Driven Program
Anthony Petrick, MD
12:00pm Lunch
1:30pm Review of the "Big Three" Surgical Procedures: Gastric Bypass, Sleeve Gastrectomy, & Adjustable Gastric Banding
John D Scott, MD
1:45pm Review of the Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Procedure Complications: Leaks, Bleeds, Internal hernias, Small Bowel Obstructions
Ninh Nguyen, MD
2:00pm Products Used in Bariatric Procedures--Staplers, Reinforcements, Stents, Drains, & More
Teresa LaMasters, MD
2:15pm Intraluminal Therapeutic Procedures & Emerging Technologies
Jaime Ponce, MD
2:30pm The MBSAQIP Data Registery...A Sneak Peak
Lisa Hale, MSN RN CNOR
2:45pm Long-term Follow-up Best Practices & Strategies
Lisa Hale, MSN RN CNOR
3:00pm Break
3:45pm Where to Find Data for the Application Data Template (ADT)
Lisa Hale, MSN RN CNOR
4:15pm Interactive MBSCR Panel
4:45pm Question & Answers
5:00pm Adjourn