Save the date: “Technology for Public Health: Addressing Counterfeit Products”

November 29 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

The Green Electronics Council* presents…“Technology for Public Health: Addressing Counterfeit Products” Registration is not yet open. Click here for more information. * NOTE: This is an industry resource-sponsored webinar. HealthTrust has not approved and/or endorsed the content. This program may contain the mention of products, services, drugs or brands presented in a case study or comparative format. […]

“Go With the Flow: Insights Into Complex Infusion Delivery Systems”

The AAMI Foundation’s National Coalition to Promote the Safe Use of Complex Healthcare Technology* presents…“Go with the Flow: Insights into Complex Infusion Delivery Systems” The session will explore the use, design and safety of infusion technology in the clinical environment. There are many factors that influence flow accuracy of this technology. Speakers will outline the […]

”Real-World Evidence: Proven Results in Pressure Injury Prevention”

In recognition of STOP PRESSURE ULCER DAY on 11.16.17: Mölnlycke Health Care presents…”Real-World Evidence: Proven Results in Pressure Injury Prevention” Dr. William Padula will discusses the results of a recent study, conducted over 1.03 million patient admissions to 38 Academic Medical Centers and published in JWOCN, “Effectiveness and Value of Prophylactic 5-Layer Foam Sacral Dressings […]

”Real-World Evidence: Proven Results in Pressure Injury Prevention”

In recognition of STOP PRESSURE ULCER DAY on 11.16.17: Mölnlycke Health Care presents…”Real-World Evidence: Proven Results in Pressure Injury Prevention” Dr. William Padula will discusses the results of a recent study, conducted over 1.03 million patient admissions to 38 Academic Medical Centers and published in JWOCN, “Effectiveness and Value of Prophylactic 5-Layer Foam Sacral Dressings […]

“Simulation on Any Budget: Maximizing Your Impact on Patient Safety”

ICON presents…In recognition of 2017 Fall Respiratory Care Week, ICON offers the following webinar free to its members: “Simulation on Any Budget: Maximizing Your Impact on Patient Safety” Learning Objectives Describe what aspects of simulation have a positive effect on learning Define fidelity and its impact on simulation participants List options for simulation, including low, […]

“Reducing the Risk of Medical Device Tubing Misconnections”

HealthTrust presents… “Reducing the Risk of Medical Device Tubing Misconnections” Download PDF of this Presentation          Listen to a recording of this presentation It has been nearly a decade since The Joint Commission first issued the Sentinel Alert regarding tubing misconnections, and we are still seeing facilities hesitant to transition to a […]

“Ask the Experts: Addressing the Patient Safety Issues of Residual Paralysis”

As part of the “Ask the Experts” webinar series, the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP) presents… “Ask the Experts: Addressing the Patient Safety Issues of Residual Paralysis” This activity will focus on current issues related to neuromuscular blockade and reversal. The faculty will address the key issues and provide practice pearls for physicians and […]

“Patient Safety Risk Assessments in Behavior Health Rooms, Units and Facilities: Patient Risk Driven Design”

W.W. Grainger, Inc. presents… “Patient Safety Risk Assessments in Behavior Health Rooms, Units and Facilities: Patient Risk Driven Design” During this no cost, one hour educational webinar, we will examine how Behavioral health units, facilities and psychiatric hospitals are very different than general hospitals. In fact, they are complete opposites in many ways. This webinar […]

Posey Offers Nursing Continuing Education on Patient Safety, Falls and Wound Management

Posey offers a number of online resource for nurses in the areas of Patient Safety, Falls and Wound Management. All courses are carefully selected to provide participants with strategies that have been utilized by clinicians around the country in order to improve the safety of patients. Posey is an approved provider by the California Board […]

Preventing Electrosurgical Burns During Endoscopy

This program will review the physics of capacitive coupling and insulation failure during minimally invasive surgery (MIS), as well as patient hazards associated with the use of monopolar electrosurgery during MIS procedures. The economic impact of electrosurgery injuries will also be discussed, and technologies that protect against leakage and prevent patient injuries during MIS will be outlined. Current professionally recommended practices and the responsibilities of perioperative team members related to patient safety during MIS procedures will be reviewed.