“Intra-Hospital Transport of Critically Ill Patients: How to Keep Them Safe”

February 28 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Saxe Communications & Philips Healthcare* present…“Intra-Hospital Transport of Critically Ill Patients: How to Keep Them Safe” Transporting a critically ill patient within the hospital is common, because of the need for advanced diagnostics and procedures. There are potential challenges associated with intra-hospital transport, and patient safety is of the utmost importance. The standard for intra-hospital […]

“Preventing the #1 Hospital-Acquired Infection and Saving Lives: One Clean Mouth at a Time

California Hospital Patient Safety Organization* presents…“Preventing the #1 Hospital-Acquired Infection and Saving Lives: One Clean Mouth at a Time” Nonventilator Hospital Acquired Pneumonia (NVHAP) is an emerging hospital acquired infection (HAII) with important patient safety concerns.  As device-related HAIs have decreased – thanks to focused prevention efforts – NVHAP continued to increase.  According to the […]

“High Reliability & Safety in Obstetrics: A Life-saving Approach”

Access the recording. Download a copy of this content. Supporting Documents & Procedure Checklists HealthTrust presents…“High Reliability & Safety in Obstetrics: A Life-saving Approach” (Part 1 in our Maternal Morbidity & Mortality 4-part Series) The proportion of women who experienced serious complications while giving birth in U.S. hospitals rose drastically between 2006 and 2015. The […]

“Technology for Public Health: Addressing Counterfeit Products”

The Green Electronics Council* presents…“Technology for Public Health: Addressing Counterfeit Products” 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. Such examples are intended for […]

“The High BMI Mother: Challenges & Care Strategies Related to Patient Safety & the Obstetrical Nurse”

Saxe Communications, Philips & AWHONN* present…“The High BMI Mother: Challenges and Care Strategies Related to Patient Safety and the Obstetrical Nurse” The prevalence of obesity is rapidly increasing not only in the United States but across the globe. This places a major impact on women of childbearing age and specifically pregnancy. Knowledge of the associated […]

“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 […]