Colorado Hospitals Substance Exposed Newborn Quality Improvement Collaborative - CHoSEN

Aurora, CO US
April 29, 2024

Jointly provided by Children's Hospital Colorado, University of Colorado Section of Neonatology and the CHoSEN Collaborative.

Perinatal substance use is a major public health concern in Colorado and throughout the Rocky Mountain region. ​Perinatal providers, hospital administrators, and clinical support staff are critical to improving outcomes for substance exposed newborns in the Rocky Mountain region.

The CHoSEN Collaborative is an effort to increase consistency in implementation of best practice in the identification of and response to newborns prenatally exposed to substances throughout the Rocky Mountain region. The cornerstone initiative of the CHoSEN Collaborative is focused on quality improvement. Known as “CHoSEN QIC”, this work is built around multidisciplinary hospital-based improvement teams working collaboratively to achieve measurable improvements.

Target Audience

Physicians, Advanced Practice Providers, Registered Nurses, Healthcare Providers

Learner Outcome

After taking part in this event, participants will report increased knowledge of new skills and strategies to care for substance exposed newborns.

Learning Objectives

  • Identify evidence-based practices for supporting infants and families affected by substance use in the prenatal and postpartum periods. 
  • Recognize deficits in care transitions prior to and following birth hospitalization for birthing individuals and infants affected substance use. 

Additional Information

Course Contact: 
If you have questions or to request arrangements to accommodate a disability, please contact Chosen at 720-777-1234 or ksutton@illuminatecolorado.org at least 3 weeks prior to conference.
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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 4.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 4.75 Attendance
  • 4.75 NCPD
Course opens: 
02/14/2024
Course expires: 
05/13/2024
Event starts: 
04/29/2024 - 9:00am MDT
Event ends: 
04/29/2024 - 4:00pm MDT
Cost:
$0.00
Rating: 
0

Time

Agenda Item

Speaker

8:30-9:00a

Check-in & Breakfast

 

9:00:9:45a

Workshop 1

Various – selections below

9:45-10:00a

Break/Transition to Next Workshop

 

10:00-10:45a

Workshop 2

Various – repeated

10:45-11:00a

Break/Transition to Conference Room

 

11:00-11:15a

Welcome & Opening Remarks

 

11:15-11:30a

Brief Program Updates

Kathryn (Kathi) Wells, MD, FAAP
Executive Director, Kempe Center for the Prevention and Treatment of Child Abuse & Neglect
Professor and Section Head for Child Abuse and Neglect

11:30-12:15p

Early Years of Recovery Informed Neurodevelopmental Care after Prenatal Substance Exposure

Barbara Chaiyachati, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
University of Pennsylvania

12:15-1:00p

Lunch

 

1:00-1:45p

Lived Experience Expert Presentation

 

1:45-2:30p

Piloting a Plan of Safe Care Framework for Colorado: Accelerating Progress & Aligning Investments

Jade Woodard, MPA
Executive Director, Illuminate Colorado; Co-Chair, SuPPoRT Colorado

Courtney L. Everson, PhD
Senior Project Director, Colorado Evaluation and Action Lab

2:30-2:45p

Break

 

2:45-3:30p

Newborns with Prenatal Substance Exposure: Optimizing Clinical Care to Support Families and Reduce Inequity

Sharon Ostfeld-Johns, MD, IBCLC
Assistant professor of clinical pediatrics and internal medicine, Yale School of Medicine

3:30-3:45p

Forum evaluations

 

3:45-4:00p

Closing Remarks & Drawing

Sunah Susan Hwang, MD, MPH, PhD
Associate Professor of Pediatrics, University of Colorado School of Medicine

In-Person Workshops (repeated) - select at registration check-out.

Partnering with Patients About Ongoing Cannabis Use and Lactation: A Practical Strategies Workshop
Maya Bunik, MD, MPH & Erica M. Wymore, MD MPH

Improving Care for Fentanyl-exposed Newborns
Colleen Wheeler, PA-C

Early Intervention Referral Pathway
Various Presenters

They are Discharged, Now What? Caring for Substance Exposed Newborns in an Outpatient Setting
Kathleen Hannan, MD MSCS & Kaitlin Whelan, MD

Virtual Workshops - select at registration check-out.

Motivational Interviewing on Perinatal Cannabis and Lactation
Jerae Bustillos, CPFS, Laurie Seidel Halmo, MD, FAAP & Vanessa Langston, BSN, RN, BA

Reducing SUID Risk Among Infants Prenatally Substance Exposed
Sunah Susan Hwang, MD, MPH, PhD

Donald M. Elliman Conference Center - Anschutz Health Sciences Building
1890 N Revere Ct, Aurora, CO 80045
Aurora, CO 80045
United States

See Parking Map for locations: PDF icon Participant Parking Guide_FINAL.pdf

Conference Faculty

Maya Bunik, MD, MPH
Professor, Pediatrics
Bonnie W. Camp Distinguished Professor in Pediatrics
Associate Chief Medical Officer, Ambulatory

Jerae Bustillos, CPFS
SBIRT Coordinator and Trainer
Peer Health Assistance Program

Barbara Chaiyachati, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
University of Pennsylvania

Courtney L. Everson, PhD
Senior Project Director
Colorado Evaluation and Action Lab

Laurie Seidel Halmo, MD, FAAP
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and Medical Toxicologist
Section of Hospital Medicine
University of Colorado School of Medicine
Volunteer Faculty, Rocky Mountain Poison and Drug Safety

Kathleen Hannan, MD, MSCS
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
University of Colorado

Sunah Susan Hwang, MD, MPH, PhD
The Lula O. Lubchenco Chair in Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Director, Perinatal Health Services Research
Section of Neonatology, Department of Pediatrics
University of Colorado School of Medicine

Vanessa Langston, BSN, RN, BA
SBIRT Coordinator and Trainer
Peer Health Assistance Program

Laura Miller
Associate Director
Early Intervention Colorado

Sharon Ostfeld-Johns, MD, IBCLC
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Internal Medicine Specialist
Yale New Haven Children’s Hospital
Yale School of Medicine

Erika Skewes
Technical Assistance and Outreach Coordinator
Early Intervention Colorado

Kathryn (Kathi) Wells, MD, FAAP
Executive Director, Kempe Center for the Prevention and Treatment of Child Abuse & Neglect
Professor and Section Head for Child Abuse and Neglect

Colleen Wheeler, PA-C
Lutheran Medical Center
Intermountain Health

Kaitlin Whelan, MD
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
University of Colorado

Jade Woodard, MPA
Executive Director, Illuminate Colorado
Co-Chair, SuPPoRT Colorado

Erica M. Wymore, MD, MPH
Associate Professor
Neonatal- Perinatal Medicine
University of Colorado School of Medicine
Children's Hospital Colorado

Planners, faculty, and others in control of content (either individually or as a group) have no relevant financial relationships with ineligible companies.

 

MDs/DOs 
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and Policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of Children’s Hospital Colorado and the CHoSEN Collaborative. Children’s Hospital Colorado is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Children’s Hospital Colorado designates this Live Activity for a maximum of 4.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Nursing
Children's Hospital Colorado is approved with distinction as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by Colorado Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. This educational offering for 4.75 nursing contact hours is provided by Children's Hospital Colorado.

General Attendance
All other participants will receive general attendance verification with completion of the course evaluation.

Registering, logging attendance and completing an evaluation within 14-days of the event are required to collect credit. 

Available Credit

  • 4.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 4.75 Attendance
  • 4.75 NCPD

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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The Planning Committee reserves the right to alter the agenda or cancel the conference in the event of an unforeseen circumstance or if the minimum registration is not attained by April 15, 2024.