RSS Coordinator(s):
  • Matthew Lowrey
Series date: 
01/01/2023 - 12:00am CST to 12/31/2023 - 11:59am CST

Series Overview

The Wisconsin Department of Corrections Quarterly Healthcare Meeting is an ongoing series that occurs four times a year.  In these meetings practitioners (MD/DO/APNP/PA) will be able to discuss evidence based medical practices and how they relate to care in the Wisconsin DOC. Key features will include one to three medical lectures, updates on pharmacy and therapeutics, updates on EMR implementation and optimization to streamline and standardize care and an administrative update one where the Bureau of Health Services stands in many areas today.  Additional discussions on quality improvement, efficiencies, and patient centered care initiatives will occur.

Target Audience

MD/DO, RN, APRN, Pharmacists, and Physician Assistants.

Planning Committee

Ryan Westergaard, MD, PhD, MPHChairMatthew Lowrey, CoordinatorLaura Sukowaty, MDRebecca Kehoe, PharmD
Jodi Fields, APNP


Accreditation Statement

In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by the University of Wisconsin–Madison ICEP and the Wisconsin Department of Corrections. The University of Wisconsin–Madison ICEP is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Credit Designation Statements

American Medical Association (AMA)

The University of Wisconsin–Madison ICEP designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)

The University of Wisconsin–Madison ICEP designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 ANCC contact hour. 

Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE)

The University of Wisconsin–Madison ICEP designates this knowledge-based activity for a maximum of 1.0 hours or 0.1 CEUs of CPE credit. Credit can be earned by successfully completing the activity. Credit will be provided to NABP CPE Monitor within 60 days after the activity completion.

2023 Universal Activity Number (UAN): JA0000358-0000-23-031-L01-P

Continuing Education Units

The University of Wisconsin–Madison ICEP, as a member of the University Professional & Continuing Education Association (UPCEA), authorizes this program for 0.1 continuing education units (CEUs) or 1 hour.


It is the policy of the University of Wisconsin–Madison Interprofessional Continuing Education Partnership (ICEP) to identify, mitigate and disclose all relevant financial relationships with ineligible companies* held by the  speakers/presenters, authors, planners, and other persons who may influence content of this accredited continuing education (CE).  In addition, speakers, presenters and authors must disclose any planned discussion of unlabeled/unapproved uses of drugs or devices during their presentation. For this accredited continuing education activity, all relevant financial relationships have been mitigated and detailed disclosures are listed below.

* Ineligible companies are those whose primary business is producing, marketing, selling, re-selling, or distributing healthcare products used by or on patients. The ACCME does not consider providers of clinical service directly to patients to be commercial interests.

Detailed disclosures will be available prior to the start of the activity.

Disclosures for Planning Committee - January 1, 2023 – February 28, 2023
Disclosures for Planning Committee



  • Patient Care and Procedural Skills

  • Medical Knowledge

  • Systems-Based Practice


  • Medication use systems management


  • Interprofessional Communication


  • Address Health Disparities

  • Value Diversity in the Clinical Encounter

Additional Activity Goals

JAC 23

IP — Competence/Performance

Series location: 
In-person and Virtually
United States
RSS Format: 
Grand Rounds
Live Stream Available: 
Global Objectives: 

        As a result of participation in this educational series, members of the healthcare team will:

  1.  Foster evidence based practice used out in the community
  2. Optimize usage of our EMR
  3. Improve communication while developing a cohesive interprofessional and interdisciplinary team at each institution
  4. Be intentional about incorporating DEI concepts into daily interactions with patients, while considering healthcare disparities that result in sub-standard outcomes
Interprofessional RSS: 
Intended Audience: 
Nurse Practitioner
Physician Assistant
Emergency Medicine
Family Medicine and Community Health
General Internal Medicine
Credits Available: 
ACPE Contact Hours - Pharmacist
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
ANCC Contact Hours
University of Wisconsin–Madison Continuing Education Hours