Development of paediatric electrophysiology standards for Florida Children's Medical Services

Jorge McCormack, Stephen Seslar, Grace Wolff, Ming Young, Randall Bryant, Rodrigo Neghme, Steven Fishberger, Jamie A. Decker, Mary C Sokoloski, Jason Ho, David Lawrence, Chrishonda Jenkins, Kelli Stannard, Gerold L. Schiebler, William Blanchard, Jeffrey P. Jacobs

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Abstract

The Florida Children's Medical Services (CMS) has a long-standing history of ensuring that providers of multiple paediatric subspecialties abide by the highest standards. The cardiac sub-committee has written quality standard documents that participating programmes must meet or exceed. These standards oversee paediatric cardiology services including surgery, catheterisations, and outpatient services. On April, 2012, the cardiac sub-committee decided to develop similar standards in paediatric electrophysiology. A task force was created and began this process. These standards include a catalogue of required and optional equipment, as well as staff and physician credentials. We sought to establish expectations of procedural numbers by practitioner and facility. The task force surveyed the members of the Pediatric and Congenital Electrophysiology Society. Finding no consensus, the task force is committed to generate the data by requiring that the CMS participating programmes enrol and submit data to the Multicenter Pediatric and Adult Congenital EP Quality (MAP-IT™) Initiative. This manuscript details the work of the Florida CMS Paediatric Electrophysiology Task Force.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1134-1139
Number of pages6
JournalCardiology in the Young
Volume24
Issue number6
DOIs
StatePublished - Dec 29 2014

Fingerprint

Electrophysiology
Advisory Committees
Pediatrics
Ambulatory Care
Cardiology
Catheterization
Physicians
Equipment and Supplies

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health

Cite this

McCormack, J., Seslar, S., Wolff, G., Young, M., Bryant, R., Neghme, R., ... Jacobs, J. P. (2014). Development of paediatric electrophysiology standards for Florida Children's Medical Services. Cardiology in the Young, 24(6), 1134-1139. https://doi.org/10.1017/S1047951114002066

Development of paediatric electrophysiology standards for Florida Children's Medical Services. / McCormack, Jorge; Seslar, Stephen; Wolff, Grace; Young, Ming; Bryant, Randall; Neghme, Rodrigo; Fishberger, Steven; Decker, Jamie A.; Sokoloski, Mary C; Ho, Jason; Lawrence, David; Jenkins, Chrishonda; Stannard, Kelli; Schiebler, Gerold L.; Blanchard, William; Jacobs, Jeffrey P.

In: Cardiology in the Young, Vol. 24, No. 6, 29.12.2014, p. 1134-1139.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

McCormack, J, Seslar, S, Wolff, G, Young, M, Bryant, R, Neghme, R, Fishberger, S, Decker, JA, Sokoloski, MC, Ho, J, Lawrence, D, Jenkins, C, Stannard, K, Schiebler, GL, Blanchard, W & Jacobs, JP 2014, 'Development of paediatric electrophysiology standards for Florida Children's Medical Services', Cardiology in the Young, vol. 24, no. 6, pp. 1134-1139. https://doi.org/10.1017/S1047951114002066
McCormack, Jorge ; Seslar, Stephen ; Wolff, Grace ; Young, Ming ; Bryant, Randall ; Neghme, Rodrigo ; Fishberger, Steven ; Decker, Jamie A. ; Sokoloski, Mary C ; Ho, Jason ; Lawrence, David ; Jenkins, Chrishonda ; Stannard, Kelli ; Schiebler, Gerold L. ; Blanchard, William ; Jacobs, Jeffrey P. / Development of paediatric electrophysiology standards for Florida Children's Medical Services. In: Cardiology in the Young. 2014 ; Vol. 24, No. 6. pp. 1134-1139.
@article{3cf9b588b0664e418e6f16d6ff4d7490,
title = "Development of paediatric electrophysiology standards for Florida Children's Medical Services",
abstract = "The Florida Children's Medical Services (CMS) has a long-standing history of ensuring that providers of multiple paediatric subspecialties abide by the highest standards. The cardiac sub-committee has written quality standard documents that participating programmes must meet or exceed. These standards oversee paediatric cardiology services including surgery, catheterisations, and outpatient services. On April, 2012, the cardiac sub-committee decided to develop similar standards in paediatric electrophysiology. A task force was created and began this process. These standards include a catalogue of required and optional equipment, as well as staff and physician credentials. We sought to establish expectations of procedural numbers by practitioner and facility. The task force surveyed the members of the Pediatric and Congenital Electrophysiology Society. Finding no consensus, the task force is committed to generate the data by requiring that the CMS participating programmes enrol and submit data to the Multicenter Pediatric and Adult Congenital EP Quality (MAP-IT™) Initiative. This manuscript details the work of the Florida CMS Paediatric Electrophysiology Task Force.",
author = "Jorge McCormack and Stephen Seslar and Grace Wolff and Ming Young and Randall Bryant and Rodrigo Neghme and Steven Fishberger and Decker, {Jamie A.} and Sokoloski, {Mary C} and Jason Ho and David Lawrence and Chrishonda Jenkins and Kelli Stannard and Schiebler, {Gerold L.} and William Blanchard and Jacobs, {Jeffrey P.}",
year = "2014",
month = "12",
day = "29",
doi = "10.1017/S1047951114002066",
language = "English (US)",
volume = "24",
pages = "1134--1139",
journal = "Cardiology in the Young",
issn = "1047-9511",
publisher = "Cambridge University Press",
number = "6",

}

TY - JOUR

T1 - Development of paediatric electrophysiology standards for Florida Children's Medical Services

AU - McCormack, Jorge

AU - Seslar, Stephen

AU - Wolff, Grace

AU - Young, Ming

AU - Bryant, Randall

AU - Neghme, Rodrigo

AU - Fishberger, Steven

AU - Decker, Jamie A.

AU - Sokoloski, Mary C

AU - Ho, Jason

AU - Lawrence, David

AU - Jenkins, Chrishonda

AU - Stannard, Kelli

AU - Schiebler, Gerold L.

AU - Blanchard, William

AU - Jacobs, Jeffrey P.

PY - 2014/12/29

Y1 - 2014/12/29

N2 - The Florida Children's Medical Services (CMS) has a long-standing history of ensuring that providers of multiple paediatric subspecialties abide by the highest standards. The cardiac sub-committee has written quality standard documents that participating programmes must meet or exceed. These standards oversee paediatric cardiology services including surgery, catheterisations, and outpatient services. On April, 2012, the cardiac sub-committee decided to develop similar standards in paediatric electrophysiology. A task force was created and began this process. These standards include a catalogue of required and optional equipment, as well as staff and physician credentials. We sought to establish expectations of procedural numbers by practitioner and facility. The task force surveyed the members of the Pediatric and Congenital Electrophysiology Society. Finding no consensus, the task force is committed to generate the data by requiring that the CMS participating programmes enrol and submit data to the Multicenter Pediatric and Adult Congenital EP Quality (MAP-IT™) Initiative. This manuscript details the work of the Florida CMS Paediatric Electrophysiology Task Force.

AB - The Florida Children's Medical Services (CMS) has a long-standing history of ensuring that providers of multiple paediatric subspecialties abide by the highest standards. The cardiac sub-committee has written quality standard documents that participating programmes must meet or exceed. These standards oversee paediatric cardiology services including surgery, catheterisations, and outpatient services. On April, 2012, the cardiac sub-committee decided to develop similar standards in paediatric electrophysiology. A task force was created and began this process. These standards include a catalogue of required and optional equipment, as well as staff and physician credentials. We sought to establish expectations of procedural numbers by practitioner and facility. The task force surveyed the members of the Pediatric and Congenital Electrophysiology Society. Finding no consensus, the task force is committed to generate the data by requiring that the CMS participating programmes enrol and submit data to the Multicenter Pediatric and Adult Congenital EP Quality (MAP-IT™) Initiative. This manuscript details the work of the Florida CMS Paediatric Electrophysiology Task Force.

UR - http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?scp=84927610469&partnerID=8YFLogxK

UR - http://www.scopus.com/inward/citedby.url?scp=84927610469&partnerID=8YFLogxK

U2 - 10.1017/S1047951114002066

DO - 10.1017/S1047951114002066

M3 - Article

VL - 24

SP - 1134

EP - 1139

JO - Cardiology in the Young

JF - Cardiology in the Young

SN - 1047-9511

IS - 6

ER -