Quality Course/ Endoscopy Unit Recognition Program/ GIQuIC
Quality in Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
ASGE offers discount pricing to those units participating in two or more programs within its portfolio of quality-related programming. For detailed information on any of these programs select the program name below.
|Improving Quality and Safety in Your Endoscopy Unit Course
||Endoscopy Unit Recognition Program
||The GI Quality Improvement Consortium Ltd. (GIQuIC) Registry
Designed to educate physician and non-physician unit staff on how to create a high-quality endoscopy unit. Leading experts in the field teach this course through a mix of didactic lecture and interactive sessions.
Participants will gain a greater understanding of endoscopy unit quality and safety and will be prepared to apply for the Endoscopy Unit Recognition Program.
|The only national program recognizing a unit’s commitment to quality in endoscopy as evidenced by the adoption of ASGE and CDC guidelines relative to privileging, quality assurance, endoscopy reprocessing, and infection control and by meeting additional rigorous requirements.
||The GIQuIC registry captures real-time clinical data, not claims data, more accurately representing clinical performance and facilitates peer-based evaluation, quality improvement efforts, and reporting to regulatory bodies.
Open to all healthcare professionals interested in advancing their knowledge in endoscopy unit quality and safety
|Open to all settings where endoscopy is practiced and where at least 50% of the endoscopists are ASGE members
Open to all settings that include practitioners who are members of ASGE, the American College of Gastroenterology or both societies