eGENA Digital Cognitive Aids

The Emergency Manuals Implementation Collaborative (EMIC) hosted a webinar on May 25, 2023, at 12:00 pm ET. Dr. Michael St. Pierre discussed how the Professional Association of German Anaesthesiologists (BDA) and the German Society of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine (DGAI) developed a digital cognitive aid for intra- and postoperative emergencies using an iterative user-centered design process. Learn more about eGENA.

Checklists for the Anesthetic Care of COVID-19 Patients

Dr. Alex Hannenberg hosted Dr. Jessie Maulder, Dr. Daniel Zeloof, and Dr. Ben Olesnicky as they shared how Royal North Shore Hospital anesthetists rapidly developed and deployed cognitive aids for the anesthetic care of COVID19 patients. Find the ASCAR COVID-19 resources at www.rnsascar.com.

Debriefing After Perioperative Crises: Closing the Gap Between Principle and Reality.

Alexander Hannenberg, MD, and Alexander Arriaga, MD, MPH, ScD, discuss the topic of critical event debriefing, including recent innovative research on debriefing after real critical events.

Training and Drills

Drs. Sara Goldhaber-Fiebert and Paul Preston shared their experience and expertise in conducting training and drills around the use of emergency checklists.

Taking Emergency Checklists to New Places

A panel of experts from across the globe who have taken on the challenge of spreading emergency checklists to their environments by adaptation, innovation, translation and beyond.

Customization and Modification

Alexander Hannenberg, MD, and Sara Goldhaber-Fiebert, MD, discussed the work of the Emergency Manuals Implementation Collaborative and how its implementation has scaled across different health care systems.