“We Never Saw That Coming: Preparing Your Organization for the Unexpected”
HealthTrust presents…“We Never Saw That Coming: Preparing Your Organization for the Unexpected”
Please Note: Continuing education credit is only available to those attending the session live. CE credit is not available when accessing the program on demand.
The crucial minutes and hours after an emergency event have wide-ranging impacts on employees, patient safety and continued operations. This webinar outlines strategies to develop a culture of readiness, types of incident command structures, important community partners, and action plans that can save lives.
Learning Objectives for Hospital Staff | At the end of this session, participants should be able to:
- Recall strategies to achieve a culture of safety and unwavering support toward ensuring a comprehensive emergency operations program
- Ensure safe, uninterrupted quality patient care within a safe working environment
- Identify methods to prevent damage and protect patients, staff, facilities and equipment from both natural and man-made events
- Define ways to sustain the core operations of the organization, while facing additional or long-term adversities, and building internal organizational strength to overcome challenges
- Describe approaches to help maintain continuity of healthcare and business operation
Mike Wargo, RN, BSN, MBA, PHRN, CMTE | Vice President of Emergency Operations & Medical Transport | HCA Healthcare
Melissa Harvey MSPH, BSN, RN | Assistant Vice President of Emergency Operations & Medical Transport | HCA Healthcare
Target Audience: Clinicians (Allied Health professions), Clinicians (Resource Directors, Materials Mgmt., Supply Chain, Value Analysis), C-Suite or Corporate Positions (Clinical, Clinical Executives and Non-Clinical), Facility/Plant Operations, Materials Mgmt./Purchasing/Supply Chain, Nurses, Physicians, Physician Advisors (HealthTrust Program), Pharmacists
CE Credit: Approved for Healthcare Executives. By attending We Never Saw That Coming: Preparing Your Organization for the Unexpected, offered by HealthTrust, participants may earn up to 1 hour ACHE Qualified Education Hours toward initial certification or recertification of the Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives (FACHE) designation.
Note about CE credit: If you plan to obtain credit for a live session, stay until the end of the presentation to receive the verification code you will need to obtain the continuing education credit. CE credit is individual. No group credit is available. Each person must register for a webinar and attend the webinar in its entirety in order to receive an email after the event with instructions on how to apply for continuing education credit. Attendees should not share the code or forward the email to others who did not actually attend the program. If they are not able to be verified on our webinar provider reports and registration list they will not receive credit. If you are joining only by phone, you will not be eligible for credit. You must also log in and join the visual portion of the webinar to be part of our CE provider-required reporting.