American Society of Anesthesiologists Simulation Education NetworkOur simulation course fulfills Part IV Simulation education course requirements of the ABA’s MOCA® course. Please consult the ABA website, for a list of all MOCA® requirements. MOCA® and Maintenance of Certification in Anesthesiology Program ® are registered trademarks of The American Board of Anesthesiology, Inc.

Each MOCA Simulation Course includes

  • A minimum of six hours of total course instruction
  • Active participation in realistic simulation scenarios
  • Post-scenario peer debriefing
  • Management of difficult patient-care scenarios
  • An emphasis on teamwork and communication
  • At least one opportunity to be the primary anesthesiologist-in-charge (i.e., the “hot seat”)
  • Small course size of two to eight participants, with two to three instructors per course

CME Credits

Wake Forest University School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 7.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Course Objectives:

At the conclusion of this activity the participants should be better able to:

  • Manage significant hemodynamic instability
  • Evaluate and treat significant hypoxemia from multiple causes, including difficult airway management
  • Discuss principles of crisis resource management and practice teamwork, communication, and leadership skills
  • Describe latest practice advisories and recommendations for managing critical incidents, such as malignant hyperthermia, power failure, or operating room fire

Course Highlights

  • You will not be graded or tested on your performance.
  • Experiential Learning: For at least one session, you will be responsible as the "primary" anesthesiologist.
  • Limited course size of 2-8 participants with 2-3 instructors per course

Registration Details

  • Cost per person: $1600
  • Alumni Discount: $1400
  • Inquire about Group discounts (minimum of 4)

The course includes continental breakfast, lunch, CME credit and educational materials.

Register Online for Upcoming 2022 MOCA® Courses

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