Welcome to the SUPPORT for PPIP course, which is committed to Simplify, Understand & Perform Practice Optimization Requirements Together to help you meet the requirements for the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta (CPSA)’s Physician Practice Improvement Program (PPIP) Program. We are thrilled to have you join us on this journey towards enhancing your professional practice through data-informed professional practice improvement activities.

Course Overview

The SUPPORT for PPIP course is crafted to empower you with the knowledge, skills, and confidence needed to successfully navigate and fulfill the PPIP requirements. Through this course, you will engage in a series of interactive modules, practical exercises, and collaborative activities aimed at simplifying the process of practice optimization and making it more accessible and manageable.

Learning Objectives

By the end of this course, you will be able to:

  1. Gain the knowledge and skills to identify and gather data for a potential:

    1. CPSA Standards of Practice Quality Improvement (QI) activity

    2. Practice-driven QI activity

    3. Personal development activity (coming soon)

  2. Reflect on and facilitate opportunities for data-informed professional practice improvement

  3. Participate in a group facilitation of data-informed professional practice improvement

  4. Define SMART goals

  5. Develop an action plan to meet your SMART goals

  6. Engage in your action plan

  7. Review your outcomes and consider future options

  8. Be empowered to reengage/initiate incremental ongoing personal and system change

  9. Record your activity to fulfill requirements for CPSA’s PPIP program and claim CME credits