On-Demand Learning

On-Demand Program: “Decreasing Risks of Surgical Site Infections in Cardiothoracic Surgery: Optimizing Outcomes During a Healthcare Crisis”

Center for Healing Solutions & 3M Health Care Academy* present..."Decreasing Risks of Surgical Site Infections in Cardiothoracic Surgery: Optimizing Outcomes During a Healthcare Crisis" With a focus on optimizing outcomes during a healthcare crisis, this on-demand activity discusses the impact of surgical site infections and details strategies for setting up your patients for successful discharge […]

On-demand CE program: “Sepsis: Skilled Nursing and Long Term Care”

Sepsis Alliance Network* presents..."Sepsis: Skilled Nursing and Long Term Care" Sepsis impacts over 1.7 million Americans each year, resulting in over 270,000 deaths (a death every 2 minutes). According to a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) study, as many as 87% of sepsis cases begin outside of the hospital, so early identification and […]

On-Demand Webinars on Positional OSA Series

As part of its Better Outcomes Webinar Series, Saxe Communications & Philips* present…On-Demand Webinars on Positional OSA Series Today, managing sleep patients has proven difficult—from diagnosis to patient acceptance to successful treatment and adherence. To help improve patient acceptance and adherence, we need to reconsider how we diagnose sleep disorders, treat sleep patients more efficiently […]

On-Demand Program: “Prevention Course in Healthcare-Associated Infection Knowledge & Control (Prevention CHKC)”

Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America (SHEA)* presents..."Prevention Course in Healthcare-Associated Infection Knowledge & Control  (Prevention CHKC)" SHEA’s online course provides frontline healthcare personnel training to prevent infections in healthcare settings with concise, half-hour long, interactive modules which include: Clean Hands Clean Environment Occupational Health Diagnostic & Antibiotic Stewardship Precautions & PPE CAUTI & CLABSI Pneumonia MRSA […]

“Tracheostomy: Review of Tube Technology, Adverse Events & Care”

Initiatives Webinar series with support from Medtronic* presents..."Tracheostomy: Review of Tube Technology, Adverse Events & Care" With an emphasis on the prevention of ventilator-associated pneumonia, this webinar will focus on the components of tracheostomy tubes including the different tube materials such as cuffed, cuffless, fenestrated tracheostomy tubes, SSD and others. Considerations for how to choose […]

On-Demand Program: “Post-Operative Mastectomy: Complications & Care”

Saxe Communications* presents...“Post-Operative Mastectomy: Complications & Care” Breast Cancer is the most common cancer diagnosis in the US and is the second leading cause of cancer-related death after lung cancer. Treatment strategies include, either alone or in combination, surgery, chemotherapy, radiation, hormone therapy as well as newer, innovative approaches. Surgery, however, is often the first-line […]

“Why Wound Care?” on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians

HMP* presents 40..."Why Wound Care?"on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians 6.5 million U.S. patients are affected by non-healing wounds each year. With our aging population and the increase in diabetes and obesity these numbers will continue to rise. The need for specialized wound care clinicians has never been greater. Over 40 presentations on key wound care […]

On-demand Infection Prevention program: “Strategies for Preventing Health Care Associated Infection”

CDC* presents…On-demand Infection Prevention program: "Strategies for Preventing Health Care Associated Infection" Course: WB4223 CE Expiration: 07/15/2021, 11:59 PM ( ET ) SP 101: Strategies for Preventing Healthcare Associated Infections |  Describes the overarching socio-adaptive issues to consider when implementing quality improvement work. It provides strategies to engage senior leaders and physicians in quality improvement initiatives. […]

“Developing Systems for Rural Sepsis Care”

Sespis Alliance* presents..."Developing Systems for Rural Sepsis Care" Nearly 20% of Americans live in rural areas, and delivering high-quality sepsis care despite access barriers can be challenging. Learn about some of the barriers to sepsis care and the ways that systems of care can be developed to support rural patients in low-volume hospitals. This presentation […]

Part 3 of 4: “Black NICU Mother’s Mental & Emotional Health”

Once Upon A Preemie Academy* presents... Part 3 of 4: "Black NICU Mother’s Mental & Emotional Health" Join our live virtual training and learn health equity and implicit bias solutions from practitioners and preemie parents. Filled with disparities data, clinician experiences, and real patient stories, this interactive course will offer live Q & A, actionable […]

“Opioid-free Anesthesia: What, Why, How?”

Initiatives Webinar series with support from Medtronic* presents..."Opioid-Free Anesthesia: What, Why, How?" The use of opioids in modern anesthesia has been an article of faith for more than a century. Opioid-free anesthesia (OFA) can be considered heresy that challenges the current thinking, however OFA has provided improved patient outcomes for nearly 30 years. Opioid-inclusive anesthesia […]

On-demand CE program: “Sepsis: Skilled Nursing and Long Term Care”

Sepsis Alliance Network* presents..."Sepsis: Skilled Nursing and Long Term Care" Sepsis impacts over 1.7 million Americans each year, resulting in over 270,000 deaths (a death every 2 minutes). According to a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) study, as many as 87% of sepsis cases begin outside of the hospital, so early identification and […]

On-Demand: “The Biofilm-Associated Impact on Surgical Outcomes”

Next Science Group & NACCME* present..."The Biofilm-Associated Impact on Surgical Outcomes" This accredited, on-demand activity features presentations that discuss new technologies and the latest evidence supporting the need for a definitive anti-biofilm treatment at the time of surgery. Learning Objectives  |  At the end of this session, participants should be able to: Investigate gaps in […]

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

Saxe Communications & Philips Healthcare* present a program in the Better Outcomes webinar series…“On-Demand Program: "Intra-Hospital Transport of Critically Ill Patients: How to Keep Them Safe" There are potential challenges associated with intra-hospital transport and patient safety is of the utmost importance. The standard for intra-hospital transport is to provide the same level of care […]

“Why Wound Care?” on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians

HMP* presents 40..."Why Wound Care?"on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians 6.5 million U.S. patients are affected by non-healing wounds each year. With our aging population and the increase in diabetes and obesity these numbers will continue to rise. The need for specialized wound care clinicians has never been greater. Over 40 presentations on key wound care […]

3-Part On-demand series on Infection Prevention: “Hand Hygiene”

CDC* presents…3-Part On-demand series on Infection Prevention: "Hand Hygiene" Course: WB4221 CE Expiration: 06/28/2021, 11:59 PM ( ET ) The areas of training in this educational activity will include a description of the critical role of hand hygiene as a foundation for preventing HAIs and review proper hand hygiene technique, including the key moments to perform […]

“COVID-19 Vaccine Update”

HealthTrust presents..."COVID-19 Vaccine Update" Highlights from the Nov. 13 program: Slides 1–7: Introduction: (Time stamp 0:00:00 – 0:07:35)  Current state  |  Transmission rates  |  Mitigation Strategies – John Young, M.D., MBA Slides 8–19: (Time stamp 0:07:36 – 0:36:19)  Operation Warp Speed  |  Vaccine Candidates  |  Distribution – Jason Braithwaite, PharmD, MS, BCPS Slides 20–28: (Time stamp 0:36:29 […]

Free, On-demand CE programs From the FDA’s Division of Drug Information

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration's (FDA) Division of Drug Information* presents... Educational Webinars for Healthcare Professionals FDA’s Division of Drug Information in the Center for Drug Evaluation and Research (CDER) sponsors a series of educational webinars targeting the needs of healthcare professionals and students. The webinars cover a broad range of FDA drug regulation […]

On-demand CE program: “Sepsis: Pediatric First Response”

Sepsis Alliance Network* presents…"Sepsis: Pediatric First Response" Course expires: 11/30/2022 Providers play a decisive role in the identification and early treatment of children who have sepsis. This training module shows prehospital and emergency medicine clinicians how to identify, assess, and begin treatment for pediatric patients with sepsis. In addition, coordination of care with emergency department and […]

“Antimicrobial Resistance in the Time of COVID-19”

Sepsis Alliance*, GE* & Roche* presents..."Antimicrobial Resistance in the Time of COVID-19" Antimicrobial resistance (AMR) has been a silent pandemic spanning two decades.  Without a coordinated response, AMR may be an ongoing threat to modern medicine. This webinar, presented by GE  |  Roche, will educate attendees on a new U.S. action plan designed to combat […]

Part 2 of 4: “Solutions for Addressing Inequities & Implicit Bias”

Once Upon A Preemie Academy* presents...Part 2 of 4: "Solutions for Addressing Inequities & Implicit Bias" Join our live virtual training and learn health equity and implicit bias solutions from practitioners and preemie parents. Filled with disparities data, clinician experiences, and real patient stories, this interactive course will offer live Q & A, actionable tools […]

On-demand program: “Firestop Instructional Training”

Grainger* presents…“Firestop Instructional Training” Firestop is widely recognized as a problematic issue for facilities engineering professionals. It is perhaps the most misapplied and misunderstood segment on life-safety in modern construction, especially with the constant changes made to voice and data cabling. This comprehensive, competency-based course is designed to educate and train participants in the fundamentals […]

On-demand CE program: “Sepsis: Skilled Nursing and Long Term Care”

Sepsis Alliance Network* presents..."Sepsis: Skilled Nursing and Long Term Care" Sepsis impacts over 1.7 million Americans each year, resulting in over 270,000 deaths (a death every 2 minutes). According to a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) study, as many as 87% of sepsis cases begin outside of the hospital, so early identification and […]

“Why Wound Care?” on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians

HMP* presents 40..."Why Wound Care?"on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians 6.5 million U.S. patients are affected by non-healing wounds each year. With our aging population and the increase in diabetes and obesity these numbers will continue to rise. The need for specialized wound care clinicians has never been greater. Over 40 presentations on key wound care […]

On-demand Training Module: Sepsis & Oncology

Sepsis Alliance* presents...On-demand Training Module: Sepsis & Oncology Cancer is the most common comorbid condition in patients with sepsis. Cancer patients are particularly susceptible to sepsis due to the immunosuppressive effects of cancer treatment, or due to the malignancy itself. The risk of developing sepsis is increased ten-fold by the presence of any type of […]

Part 1 of 4: “An Intro to Health, Racial & Birth Equity”

Once Upon A Preemie Academy* presents...Part 1 of 4: "An Intro to Health, Racial & Birth Equity" Join our live virtual training and learn health equity and implicit bias solutions from practitioners and preemie parents. Filled with disparities data, clinician experiences, and real patient stories, this interactive course will offer live Q & A, actionable […]

“COVID-19 Clinical Deterioration Outside the ICU: Prediction, Detection & Escalation”

As part of its Better Outcomes Webinar Series, Saxe Communications & Philips* present..."COVID-19 Clinical Deterioration Outside the ICU: Prediction, Detection & Escalation" Since March 2020, CDC data indicates that more than 6 million people in the US have been infected by COVID-19. Hospitals in various parts of the US continue to face shortages in ICU […]

On-demand CE program: “Sepsis: Skilled Nursing and Long Term Care”

Sepsis Alliance Network* presents..."Sepsis: Skilled Nursing and Long Term Care" Sepsis impacts over 1.7 million Americans each year, resulting in over 270,000 deaths (a death every 2 minutes). According to a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) study, as many as 87% of sepsis cases begin outside of the hospital, so early identification and […]

On-demand Program: “Advances in OSA Management: Treatment of Positional Obstructive Sleep Apnea”

As part of its Better Outcomes Webinar Series, Saxe Communications & Philips* present…a new On-demand program... "Advances in OSA Management: Treatment of Positional Obstructive Sleep Apnea" Positional Obstructive Sleep Apnea (POSA) is not a new disorder. It has long been recognized that sleep position can affect the severity of OSA. Positional therapy, along with weight management, […]

“Why Wound Care?” on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians

HMP* presents 40..."Why Wound Care?"on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians 6.5 million U.S. patients are affected by non-healing wounds each year. With our aging population and the increase in diabetes and obesity these numbers will continue to rise. The need for specialized wound care clinicians has never been greater. Over 40 presentations on key wound care […]

3-Part On-demand series on Infection Prevention: Competency-based Training, Audits & Feedback

CDC* presents…3-Part On-demand series on Infection Prevention: "Competency-based Training, Audits & Feedback" Course: WB4220 CE Expiration: 06/28/2021, 11:59 PM ( ET ) The areas of training in this educational activity will cover key components to consider when designing infection prevention training; the importance of conducting infection prevention audits; how audits can be performed and implemented as […]

“Management of Long-term Artificial Airways in Non-Acute Care Settings”

Avanos* presents…"Management of Long-term Artificial Airways in Non-Acute Care Settings" as a part of their Respiratory Health Week series This course reviews many useful terms pertaining to the management of long-term artificial airways in non-acute care settings, identifies three non-acute health care settings that provide essential respiratory assistance for mechanically ventilated patients, and discusses the […]

“Making Sense of 2020: Ensuring Clinical Care Continuity & Operations—An Infection Prevention Perspective”

O & M* presents..."Making Sense of 2020: Ensuring Clinical Care Continuity & Operations—An Infection Prevention Perspective" 2020 has been quite a year for healthcare, infection prevention and control, and general clinical care practices. COVID-19 has caused a renewed focus on infection control practices across all healthcare settings. This webinar will review the core infection control […]

“Subglottic Suction Endotracheal Tubes”

Avanos* presents..."Subglottic Suction Endotracheal Tubes" as a part of their Respiratory Health Week series Endotracheal tubes are designed to protect the airway and provide a direct route to the lungs for mechanical ventilation.  One of the hazards and complications of endotracheal tubes is an increase risk in developing pulmonary infections.  This presentation will discuss a […]

“Bedside Lung Protective Ventilation: A Personalized Approach”

Initiatives Webinar series with support from Medtronic* & Phillips* presents..."Bedside Lung Protective Ventilation: A Personalized Approach" Invasive mechanical ventilation is the main supportive therapy used in ICU patients. However, although mechanical ventilation is critical for the survival of patients with acute respiratory failure, it can also be injurious (ventilator-induced lung injury) to non-affected lung areas, […]

“Biofilm in Endotracheal Tubes”

Avanos* presents..."Biofilm in Endotracheal Tubes" as a part of their Respiratory Health Week series This session is designed to introduce or refresh health care practitioners’ knowledge of the bacterial biofilm that develops and grows inside endotracheal tubes. The program explains what biofilm is and how biofilm develops. It also discusses where biofilm grows and how […]

“Endotracheal Tubes & Tracheostomy Technology”

Initiatives Webinar series with support from Medtronic* & Saxe Communications presents..."Endotracheal Tubes & Tracheostomy Technology" Endotracheal intubation may be required when respiratory distress or airway integrity cannot be achieved or maintained for any reason. In the second webinar of this series on endotracheal airway management, our speaker will describe the different endotracheal tube technologies specifically […]

On-Demand Program: “Decreasing Risks of Surgical Site Infections in Cardiothoracic Surgery: Optimizing Outcomes During a Healthcare Crisis”

Center for Healing Solutions & 3M Health Care Academy* present..."Decreasing Risks of Surgical Site Infections in Cardiothoracic Surgery: Optimizing Outcomes During a Healthcare Crisis" With a focus on optimizing outcomes during a healthcare crisis, this on-demand activity discusses the impact of surgical site infections and details strategies for setting up your patients for successful discharge […]

“Why Wound Care?” on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians

HMP* presents 40..."Why Wound Care?"on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians 6.5 million U.S. patients are affected by non-healing wounds each year. With our aging population and the increase in diabetes and obesity these numbers will continue to rise. The need for specialized wound care clinicians has never been greater. Over 40 presentations on key wound care […]

On-Demand Webinars on Positional OSA Series

As part of its Better Outcomes Webinar Series, Saxe Communications & Philips* present…On-Demand Webinars on Positional OSA Series Today, managing sleep patients has proven difficult—from diagnosis to patient acceptance to successful treatment and adherence. To help improve patient acceptance and adherence, we need to reconsider how we diagnose sleep disorders, treat sleep patients more efficiently […]

On-Demand Program: “Prevention Course in Healthcare-Associated Infection Knowledge & Control (Prevention CHKC)”

Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America (SHEA)* presents..."Prevention Course in Healthcare-Associated Infection Knowledge & Control  (Prevention CHKC)" SHEA’s online course provides frontline healthcare personnel training to prevent infections in healthcare settings with concise, half-hour long, interactive modules which include: Clean Hands Clean Environment Occupational Health Diagnostic & Antibiotic Stewardship Precautions & PPE CAUTI & CLABSI Pneumonia MRSA […]

On-Demand Program: “Post-Operative Mastectomy: Complications & Care”

Saxe Communications* presents...“Post-Operative Mastectomy: Complications & Care” Breast Cancer is the most common cancer diagnosis in the US and is the second leading cause of cancer-related death after lung cancer. Treatment strategies include, either alone or in combination, surgery, chemotherapy, radiation, hormone therapy as well as newer, innovative approaches. Surgery, however, is often the first-line […]

“BEYOND CLEAN. Resist: Standing Up to Superbugs & Surgical Site Infections”

3M in partnership with CCI* presents…"BEYOND CLEAN. Resist: Standing Up to Superbugs & Surgical Site Infections" This day-long, free, virtual conference includes: 8:00 - 9:30AM: Focusing on Critical Exception Specialties: Eye and Brain Surgery – Dr. Wava Truscott 9:45 - 10:45AM: All Aboard at the Collaboration Station! – Brandon Vanhee 11:00 - 12:00PM: Building Partnerships […]

“Leveraging Existing Resources to Meet the Challenges Faced by People Who Use Drugs or Who Have Substance Use Disorders During the COVID-19 Pandemic”

The CDC Clinician Outreach and Communication Activity (COCA)* presents..."Leveraging Existing Resources to Meet the Challenges Faced by People Who Use Drugs or Who Have Substance Use Disorders During the COVID-19 Pandemic" The COVID-19 pandemic has presented challenges in healthcare for those who may be at greater risk for adverse health outcomes such as people who […]

“Best Practices for the Safe & Cost-Effective Management of Controlled Substances”

Institute for Safe Medication Practices* presents..."Best Practices for the Safe & Cost-Effective Management of Controlled Substances" This session will provide guidance to assess an organization’s medication-use processes for vulnerabilities and identify strategies that may improve the capacity to prevent or detect diversion. Speakers will discuss known diversion cases, vulnerabilities in the medication use process, literature, […]

“Keys to Successful Collaboration Between Supply Chain & Physicians”

https://share.vidyard.com/watch/FG1pgNYGETJsefxxF7ePVH?   Download a copy of this content. 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. HealthTrust presents..."Keys to Successful Collaboration Between Supply Chain & Physicians" In the simplest terms, a clinically integrated supply chain means keeping the patient […]

“Improving Vascular Access & Care With NIR Technology”

Infusion Nurses Society & AccuVein* present…"Improving Vascular Access & Care With NIR Technology" Peripheral venous access is an essential part of modern in-patient medical care that is poorly managed and has a high rate of failure. Patients and clinicians are frustrated because they wish it could be done better. Old fashioned concepts and inadequate attention to developing […]

“Why Wound Care?” on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians

HMP* presents 40..."Why Wound Care?"on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians 6.5 million U.S. patients are affected by non-healing wounds each year. With our aging population and the increase in diabetes and obesity these numbers will continue to rise. The need for specialized wound care clinicians has never been greater. Over 40 presentations on key wound care […]

On-Demand: “The Biofilm-Associated Impact on Surgical Outcomes”

Next Science Group & NACCME* present..."The Biofilm-Associated Impact on Surgical Outcomes" This accredited, on-demand activity features presentations that discuss new technologies and the latest evidence supporting the need for a definitive anti-biofilm treatment at the time of surgery. Learning Objectives  |  At the end of this session, participants should be able to: Investigate gaps in […]

On-demand Infection Prevention program: “Strategies for Preventing Health Care Associated Infection”

CDC* presents…On-demand Infection Prevention program: "Strategies for Preventing Health Care Associated Infection" Course: WB4223 CE Expiration: 07/15/2021, 11:59 PM ( ET ) SP 101: Strategies for Preventing Healthcare Associated Infections |  Describes the overarching socio-adaptive issues to consider when implementing quality improvement work. It provides strategies to engage senior leaders and physicians in quality improvement initiatives. […]

“Enhance Recovery, Increase Efficiency & Decrease Readmissions: Strategies, Best Practices & Novel Technologies for Surgical Planning”

3M Healthcare Academy* presents…"Enhance Recovery, Increase Efficiency & Decrease Readmissions: Strategies, Best Practices & Novel Technologies for Surgical Planning" During this one hour interactive program, gain strategies for the treatment of venous leg ulcers, participate in polling questions, learn tips/tricks, view case studies and join in a question and answer session. Program Objectives • Recognize […]

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

Saxe Communications & Philips Healthcare* present a program in the Better Outcomes webinar series…“On-Demand Program: "Intra-Hospital Transport of Critically Ill Patients: How to Keep Them Safe" There are potential challenges associated with intra-hospital transport and patient safety is of the utmost importance. The standard for intra-hospital transport is to provide the same level of care […]

“Customizing Proteins, Fats & Carbs: A Balancing Act in the NICU”

The Annenberg Center for Health Sciences & Mead Johnson* present..."Customizing Proteins, Fats & Carbs: A Balancing Act in the NICU" This activity helps participants develop a greater understanding of how protein, energy, vitamins, and minerals support growth and development in preterm infants. More specifically, presenters discuss the balance of macronutrients in preterm infants, with a […]

“Safe and Effective Delivery of Aerosolized Medications in the Era of COVID-19”

Saxe Communications & Philips Healthcare* present a program in the Better Outcomes webinar series…“Safe and Effective Delivery of Aerosolized Medications in the Era of COVID-19" During the COVID-19 pandemic there has been concern regarding staff exposure from delivering aerosolized medications to patients with the disease. This webinar will provide practical strategies on how to deliver […]

“Cerebral Oximetry: Current State & Applications”

https://share.vidyard.com/watch/L5Y2HTpuPKZrgCeJ4HBhsA? Download a copy of this content. 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. HealthTrust presents..."Cerebral Oximetry: Current State & Applications" While there have been advances in the area of cerebral oximetry and its appropriate use in the […]

Free, On-demand CE programs From the FDA’s Division of Drug Information

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration's (FDA) Division of Drug Information* presents... Educational Webinars for Healthcare Professionals FDA’s Division of Drug Information in the Center for Drug Evaluation and Research (CDER) sponsors a series of educational webinars targeting the needs of healthcare professionals and students. The webinars cover a broad range of FDA drug regulation […]

On-demand CE program: “Sepsis: Pediatric First Response”

Sepsis Alliance Network* presents…"Sepsis: Pediatric First Response" Course expires: 11/30/2022 Providers play a decisive role in the identification and early treatment of children who have sepsis. This training module shows prehospital and emergency medicine clinicians how to identify, assess, and begin treatment for pediatric patients with sepsis. In addition, coordination of care with emergency department and […]

On-demand program: “Firestop Instructional Training”

Grainger* presents…“Firestop Instructional Training” Firestop is widely recognized as a problematic issue for facilities engineering professionals. It is perhaps the most misapplied and misunderstood segment on life-safety in modern construction, especially with the constant changes made to voice and data cabling. This comprehensive, competency-based course is designed to educate and train participants in the fundamentals […]

“Why Wound Care?” on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians

HMP* presents 40..."Why Wound Care?"on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians 6.5 million U.S. patients are affected by non-healing wounds each year. With our aging population and the increase in diabetes and obesity these numbers will continue to rise. The need for specialized wound care clinicians has never been greater. Over 40 presentations on key wound care […]

3-Part On-demand series on Infection Prevention: “Hand Hygiene”

CDC* presents…3-Part On-demand series on Infection Prevention: "Hand Hygiene" Course: WB4221 CE Expiration: 06/28/2021, 11:59 PM ( ET ) The areas of training in this educational activity will include a description of the critical role of hand hygiene as a foundation for preventing HAIs and review proper hand hygiene technique, including the key moments to perform […]

“Patient-Centric Monitoring: Using Technology to Enhance Patient Care”

Initiatives Webinar series with support from Medtronic* & Phillips* presents..."Patient-Centric Monitoring: Using Technology to Enhance Patient Care" In today’s hospital environment, monitoring technology is ever-present. Understanding how this technology can work for clinicians more efficiently will enable healthcare professionals to spend more time with their patients and provide better care. This webinar will describe how […]

“Introduction to Intraoperative Neuromonitoring: Applications & Considerations ”

https://share.vidyard.com/watch/SvoHpSz6s2qpTPUv8AkwcK?   Download a copy of this content. 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. HealthTrust and NeuroAlert present...“Introduction to Intraoperative Neuromonitoring: Applications & Considerations ” During surgery, Intraoperative Neurophysiologic Monitoring (IONM) aims to reduce the risk of […]

“Why Wound Care?” on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians

HMP* presents 40..."Why Wound Care?"on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians 6.5 million U.S. patients are affected by non-healing wounds each year. With our aging population and the increase in diabetes and obesity these numbers will continue to rise. The need for specialized wound care clinicians has never been greater. Over 40 presentations on key wound care […]

3-Part On-demand series on Infection Prevention: Competency-based Training, Audits & Feedback

CDC* presents…3-Part On-demand series on Infection Prevention: "Competency-based Training, Audits & Feedback" Course: WB4220 CE Expiration: 06/28/2021, 11:59 PM ( ET ) The areas of training in this educational activity will cover key components to consider when designing infection prevention training; the importance of conducting infection prevention audits; how audits can be performed and implemented as […]

On-demand Program: “Advances in OSA Management: Treatment of Positional Obstructive Sleep Apnea”

As part of its Better Outcomes Webinar Series, Saxe Communications & Philips* present…a new On-demand program... "Advances in OSA Management: Treatment of Positional Obstructive Sleep Apnea" Positional Obstructive Sleep Apnea (POSA) is not a new disorder. It has long been recognized that sleep position can affect the severity of OSA. Positional therapy, along with weight management, […]

“Improving Care Delivery – Utilizing Remote Pharmacy Services to Facilitate Patient Education & Compliance”

https://share.vidyard.com/watch/yHG5BNUZP1zgiYuxn8XaVa?   Download a copy of this content. 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. HealthTrust presents..."Improving Care Delivery – Utilizing Remote Pharmacy Services to Facilitate Patient Education & Compliance" Pharmacists have been an underutilized resource in […]

Get a Leg Up! Managing Venous Leg Ulcers to Optimize Patient Healing

3M Healthcare Academy* presents…"Get a Leg Up! Managing Venous Leg Ulcers to Optimize Patient Healing" During this one hour interactive program, gain strategies for the treatment of venous leg ulcers, participate in polling questions, learn tips/tricks, view case studies and join in a question and answer session. Learning Objectives  |  At the end of this […]

“COVID-19 Clinical Deterioration outside the ICU: Prediction, Detection & Escalation”

Saxe Communications & Philips Healthcare* present...a program in the Better Outcomes webinar series "COVID-19 Clinical Deterioration outside the ICU: Prediction, Detection & Escalation" Since March 2020, CDC data indicates that more than 6 million people in the US have been infected by COVID-19. Hospitals in various parts of the U.S. continue to face shortages in […]

“Making Sense of Respiratory Infections: Is It COVID-19 or Something Else?”

O & M* presents..."Making Sense of Respiratory Infections: Is It COVID-19 or Something Else?" The COVID-19 Pandemic has created many challenges for both healthcare and community settings. As we continue to fight the COVID-19 Pandemic and enter the annual respiratory infection season, healthcare professionals must maintain a high state of awareness of infection prevention and […]

“Why Wound Care?” on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians

HMP* presents 40..."Why Wound Care?"on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians 6.5 million U.S. patients are affected by non-healing wounds each year. With our aging population and the increase in diabetes and obesity these numbers will continue to rise. The need for specialized wound care clinicians has never been greater. Over 40 presentations on key wound care […]

On-Demand Program: “Prevention Course in Healthcare-Associated Infection Knowledge & Control (Prevention CHKC)”

Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America (SHEA)* presents..."Prevention Course in Healthcare-Associated Infection Knowledge & Control  (Prevention CHKC)" SHEA’s online course provides frontline healthcare personnel training to prevent infections in healthcare settings with concise, half-hour long, interactive modules which include: Clean Hands Clean Environment Occupational Health Diagnostic & Antibiotic Stewardship Precautions & PPE CAUTI & CLABSI Pneumonia MRSA […]

“Precautions & PPE considerations for vascular access during COVID-19”

3M Healthcare Academy* presents…"Precautions & PPE considerations for vascular access during COVID-19" Learning Objectives  |  At the end of this session, participants should be able to: Describe the differences between standard and transmission-based precautions List common procedures that produce high concentrations of airborne particles Understand the differences between types of respiratory protection Identify PPE selection […]

“Ventilator-associated Pneumonia: Barriers to Best Practices”

Initiatives Webinar series with support from SynAptive, Medtronic & Saxe Communications* presents..."Ventilator-associated Pneumonia: Barriers to Best Practices" Ventilator-associated pneumonia (VAP) is a type of hospital-acquired infection that typically develops after more than 48 hours of mechanical ventilation. VAP is a common and serious problem in the intensive care unit that is associated with an increased […]

“Why Wound Care?” on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians

HMP* presents 40..."Why Wound Care?"on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians 6.5 million U.S. patients are affected by non-healing wounds each year. With our aging population and the increase in diabetes and obesity these numbers will continue to rise. The need for specialized wound care clinicians has never been greater. Over 40 presentations on key wound care […]

New On-demand program: “Preventing the “Fall” Controlling Pediatric Asthma & Flare-ups During Peak Season”

As part of its Better Outcomes Webinar Series, Saxe Communications and Philips* present…a new On-demand program: "Preventing the "Fall" Controlling Pediatric Asthma & Flare-ups During Peak Season" The fall season is associated with an increase in episodes of poor asthma control and exacerbations for a child with asthma. Children returning to school are exposed to […]

On-demand Infection Prevention program: “Strategies for Preventing Health Care Associated Infection”

CDC* presents…On-demand Infection Prevention program: "Strategies for Preventing Health Care Associated Infection" Course: WB4223 CE Expiration: 07/15/2021, 11:59 PM ( ET ) SP 101: Strategies for Preventing Healthcare Associated Infections |  Describes the overarching socio-adaptive issues to consider when implementing quality improvement work. It provides strategies to engage senior leaders and physicians in quality improvement initiatives. […]

“Testing and Treatment of 2020-2021 Seasonal Influenza During the COVID-19 Pandemic”

The CDC Clinician Outreach and Communication Activity (COCA)* presents..."Testing and Treatment of 2020-2021 Seasonal Influenza During the COVID-19 Pandemic" Influenza surveillance data reported to the World Health Organization’s FluNet platform from three Southern Hemisphere countries (Australia, Chile, and South Africa) indicated low influenza activity during June through August 2020, months that comprise the typical Southern […]

“Hypertensive Disorders of Pregnancy”

https://share.vidyard.com/watch/DwyGHLX1cwoyYUCXMEQuNg?   Download a copy of this content. Supporting Documents & Procedures Checklists 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. HealthTrust presents…“Hypertensive Disorders of Pregnancy” (Part 2 Update in the Maternal Morbidity & Mortality series) Despite a worldwide […]

“Challenges in Delivering High Performance CPR: The Role of Mechanical CPR”

Stryker & Saxe Healthcare Communications present*…"Challenges in Delivering High Performance CPR: The Role of Mechanical CPR" High performance CPR is paramount in survival from cardiac arrest. However, there are many challenges including too fast and shallow manual compressions with too many frequent pauses. Pauses in chest compressions and overventilation have been associated with decreased survival. […]

“Monitoring tools for Hydrogen Peroxide: the newest scientific evidence”

3M Healthcare Academy* presents…"Monitoring tools for Hydrogen Peroxide: the newest scientific evidence" Learning Objectives  |  At the end of this session, participants should be able to: Describe the key performance requirements for internal chemical indicators for VH2O2 Sterilization Explain current monitoring tools and their challenges Discuss current evidence around newest monitoring tools for VH2O2 Sterilization […]

On-Demand: “The Biofilm-Associated Impact on Surgical Outcomes”

Next Science Group & NACCME* present..."The Biofilm-Associated Impact on Surgical Outcomes" This accredited, on-demand activity features presentations that discuss new technologies and the latest evidence supporting the need for a definitive anti-biofilm treatment at the time of surgery. Learning Objectives  |  At the end of this session, participants should be able to: Investigate gaps in […]

“Return to Surgery in the Time of a Pandemic: Perspective of a National, Multispecialty Panel”

3M Healthcare Academy* presents…"Return to Surgery in the Time of a Pandemic: Perspective of a National, Multispecialty Panel" This panel brings together clinical leaders from different regions and specialties to share their experiences, successes, and challenges on the resumption of elective surgery and access to healthcare during COVID-19. Learning Objectives  |  At the end of […]

Free, On-demand CE programs From the FDA’s Division of Drug Information

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration's (FDA) Division of Drug Information* presents... Educational Webinars for Healthcare Professionals FDA’s Division of Drug Information in the Center for Drug Evaluation and Research (CDER) sponsors a series of educational webinars targeting the needs of healthcare professionals and students. The webinars cover a broad range of FDA drug regulation […]

On-demand CE program: “Sepsis: Pediatric First Response”

Sepsis Alliance Network* presents…"Sepsis: Pediatric First Response" Course expires: 11/30/2022 Providers play a decisive role in the identification and early treatment of children who have sepsis. This training module shows prehospital and emergency medicine clinicians how to identify, assess, and begin treatment for pediatric patients with sepsis. In addition, coordination of care with emergency department and […]

“Why Wound Care?” on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians

HMP* presents 40..."Why Wound Care?"on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians 6.5 million U.S. patients are affected by non-healing wounds each year. With our aging population and the increase in diabetes and obesity these numbers will continue to rise. The need for specialized wound care clinicians has never been greater. Over 40 presentations on key wound care […]

On-demand program: “Firestop Instructional Training”

Grainger* presents…“Firestop Instructional Training” Firestop is widely recognized as a problematic issue for facilities engineering professionals. It is perhaps the most misapplied and misunderstood segment on life-safety in modern construction, especially with the constant changes made to voice and data cabling. This comprehensive, competency-based course is designed to educate and train participants in the fundamentals […]

3-Part On-demand series on Infection Prevention: “Hand Hygiene”

CDC* presents…3-Part On-demand series on Infection Prevention: "Hand Hygiene" Course: WB4221 CE Expiration: 06/28/2021, 11:59 PM ( ET ) The areas of training in this educational activity will include a description of the critical role of hand hygiene as a foundation for preventing HAIs and review proper hand hygiene technique, including the key moments to perform […]

“Next Generation Negative Pressure Therapy for Incision & Soft Tissue Management: Improving Outcomes Following Lower Extremity Surgery”

3M Healthcare Academy* presents…"Next Generation Negative Pressure Therapy for Incision & Soft Tissue Management: Improving Outcomes Following Lower Extremity Surgery" This symposium is designed to increase knowledge of appropriate and safe use of ciNPT and improve outcomes in lower extremity surgery. The presenter will review clinical evidence, case studies and provide a practical demonstration of […]

“Faced With Complex Abdominal Cases: What Do I Do Now?”

3M Healthcare Academy* presents…"Faced With Complex Abdominal Cases: What Do I Do Now?" Program Objectives Examine the thought process and strategies for the management of complex abdominal surgery Discuss the role of negative pressure therapy (NPT) in the management of the Open Abdomen to help achieve primary fascial closure and improve patient outcomes Demonstrate the […]

“Roadmap to HAI and VAE: Neglecting Oral Care”

https://share.vidyard.com/watch/LNyab5nzaGmcHsQ53bCYvR?   Download a copy of this content. 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. HealthTrust & Avanos presents...""Roadmap to HAI and VAE: Neglecting Oral Care" During this session, the presenter will discuss the relevant alterations in oral […]

“Airway Management: The Case for Routine Video-laryngoscopy”

Saxe Healthcare Communications & Medtronic present*…"Airway Management: The Case for Routine Video-laryngoscopy" An adequate airway management plan is essential for patient safety. Recently, new tools have been developed as alternatives to direct laryngoscopy and intubation. These new tools need to be evaluated in terms of efficacy and the cost-effectiveness. One of these new devices, video-laryngoscopy […]

“Why Wound Care?” on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians

HMP* presents 40..."Why Wound Care?"on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians 6.5 million U.S. patients are affected by non-healing wounds each year. With our aging population and the increase in diabetes and obesity these numbers will continue to rise. The need for specialized wound care clinicians has never been greater. Over 40 presentations on key wound care […]

3-Part On-demand series on Infection Prevention: Competency-based Training, Audits & Feedback

CDC* presents…3-Part On-demand series on Infection Prevention: "Competency-based Training, Audits & Feedback" Course: WB4220 CE Expiration: 06/28/2021, 11:59 PM ( ET ) The areas of training in this educational activity will cover key components to consider when designing infection prevention training; the importance of conducting infection prevention audits; how audits can be performed and implemented as […]

“Sepsis & Emerging Infectious Diseases: Understanding the Connection”

Sespis Alliance* presents..."Sepsis & Emerging Infectious Diseases: Understanding the Connection" Sepsis can be a final common pathway in disease progression irrespective of the pathogen causing infection. The role of emerging infectious diseases that can lead to sepsis will be discussed in this presentation. Sepsis should be considered in any emerging infectious disease response, including assessment […]

“COVID-19 Q&A Webinar for Hospital Accreditation”

The Join Commission* presents..."COVID-19 Q&A Webinar for Hospital Accreditation" Join us as we host a live question and answer session, covering topics relevant to COVID-19, including infection control practices, environment of care/life safety, TJC Recovery/Survey, and the impact of CMS 1135 Waivers on Joint Commission standards.  This 1 ½ hour webinar, led by a panelist […]

“Coaching Nurses on Building Resilience in a Turbulent Time”

As part of its Critical Care Webinar Series, AACN* presents: "Coaching Nurses on Building Resilience in a Turbulent Time" The COVID-19 pandemic represents an unprecedented challenge for critical care nurses and poses a threat to their well-being. A recent survey by the American Nurses Foundation found that more than half of nurse respondents reported feeling […]

“COVID-19 Webinar Series: Clotting Disorders”

American College of Medical Toxicology * presents…"COVID-19 Webinar Series: Clotting Disorders" In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, ACMT is collaborating with national and international partner societies as well as members of the Global Clinical Toxicology Community to offer periodic web-based presentations, panel discussions, and briefings. Subject-matter experts and practitioners, many of whom are caring for […]

On-demand Program: “Advances in OSA Management: Treatment of Positional Obstructive Sleep Apnea”

As part of its Better Outcomes Webinar Series, Saxe Communications & Philips* present…a new On-demand program... "Advances in OSA Management: Treatment of Positional Obstructive Sleep Apnea" Positional Obstructive Sleep Apnea (POSA) is not a new disorder. It has long been recognized that sleep position can affect the severity of OSA. Positional therapy, along with weight management, […]

“Sepsis: Silent Threat Brought to Light”

Radiometer & acutecaretesting.org* present…"Sepsis: Silent Threat Brought to Light" With the rapid global spread of the confirmed cases of novel coronavirus SARS-CoV-2, COVID-19 has impacted the healthcare system across the continuum of care. It becomes vital to identify signs of sepsis early, and initiate prompt treatment when diagnosed. Timely intervention may save lives and organ […]

“Why Wound Care?” on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians

HMP* presents 40..."Why Wound Care?"on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians 6.5 million U.S. patients are affected by non-healing wounds each year. With our aging population and the increase in diabetes and obesity these numbers will continue to rise. The need for specialized wound care clinicians has never been greater. Over 40 presentations on key wound care […]

“Breaking the Chain of Transmission: Addressing the 3 Most Common Sources of HAI Transmission”

O & M* presents...Breaking the Chain of Transmission: Addressing the 3 Most Common Sources of HAI Transmission The complex topic of Healthcare Associated Infections (HAIs) can be simplified into three major risk categories: contaminated hands (of the patient or healthcare provider), contaminated clinical environment of care (surface and medical devices) and the contaminated skin of […]

“Efficacy of Nebulizers & Interfaces in Pediatric Asthma”

American Association of Respiratory Care* presents…"Efficacy of Nebulizers & Interfaces in Pediatric Asthma" The speaker will discuss the manuscript published in the October 2020 issue of RESPIRATORY CARE: “Clinical Efficacy of Vibrating Mesh and Jet Nebulizers with Different Interfaces in the Pediatric Asthma Patient.” The presentation will focus on the research design and interpretation of […]

“Medicare Approach to Sepsis & Quality of Care: What You Need to Know”

Sespis Alliance* presents..."Medicare Approach to Sepsis & Quality of Care: What You Need to Know" Medicare increasingly views sepsis as one of the most important areas of healthcare policy, and this is more acute in 2020, since many COVID-19 patients die in septic shock. Medicare uses a complex quality measure, called "SEP-1," which presents challenges […]

“Outpatient Total Knee Arthroplasty in 10 Pills or Less”

Avanos* presents…"Outpatient Total Knee Arthroplasty in 10 Pills or Less" In this 90-day study, Dr. Andrew Wickline demonstrates a multi-modal approach with the ON-Q* Pain Management System providing 72-hours of continuous as compared to 24 hours for single shots and long-acting locals (LAL). Presenter: Please direct questions to avanospainmanagement.com There is no fee for this […]

“More than Skin Deep: Peristomal Skin Complications & Implications”

HealthTrust & Hollister present..."More than Skin Deep: Peristomal Skin Complications & Implications" Note: This webinar was originally scheduled for March 26.   Download a copy of this content. Peristomal skin complications are commonly managed by the person with an ostomy or nurses caring for them, without complete understanding of the condition. Peristomal skin complications have […]

“Incision Management: The Final Step for Complex Surgical Procedures”

Center for Healing Solutions & 3M Health Care Academy* present..."Incision Management: The Final Step for Complex Surgical Procedures" Learning Objectives  |  At the end of this session, participants should be able to: Recognize the impact of surgical care complications as it relates to postoperative infections and identify patient populations at risk for surgical site compromise […]

“Why Wound Care?” on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians

HMP* presents 40..."Why Wound Care?"on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians 6.5 million U.S. patients are affected by non-healing wounds each year. With our aging population and the increase in diabetes and obesity these numbers will continue to rise. The need for specialized wound care clinicians has never been greater. Over 40 presentations on key wound care […]

“Novice to Expert: A Guide to Comprehensive Patient Assessment Using Telehealth in the Home”

National Consortium of Telehealth Resource Centers* presents…"Novice to Expert: A Guide to Comprehensive Patient Assessment Using Telehealth in the Home" Telehealth use has increased 8,776%. Video conferencing and associated technology have been quickly implemented so healthcare providers could “see” patients in the safety of their home. Technology mediated home visits have an advantage of eliminating […]

“Code Crimson: Massive Transfusion Protocol”

https://share.vidyard.com/watch/sdS1hPiA9UohhaDgv32Kat?   Download a copy of this content. Supporting Documents & Procedures Checklists 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. HealthTrust presents... "Code Crimson: Massive Transfusion Protocol" The U.S. rate of severe maternal morbidity at delivery, as defined […]

“COVID-19 Webinar Series: PPE – Elastomeric Respirators”

American College of Medical Toxicology * presents… "COVID-19 Webinar Series: PPE - Elastomeric Respirators" In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, ACMT is collaborating with national and international partner societies as well as members of the Global Clinical Toxicology Community to offer periodic web-based presentations, panel discussions, and briefings. Subject-matter experts and practitioners, many of whom […]

“Quality & Safety in the OR—the Pressure Is On”

EHOB Inc.* presents...“Quality & Safety in the OR—the Pressure Is On” Little is known about which support surface(s) may achieve sufficient pressure redistribution for patients undergoing prolonged procedures in the operating room (OR). Only a minimal amount of research has been conducted that focuses on pressure injury prevention to the sacral area while the patient […]

“A Long Day’s Journey into Life – Using Prediction Methodologies to Prevent Decompensation & Death”

Initiatives Webinar series with support from Medtronic* & Saxe Communications presents..."A Long Day’s Journey into Life - Using Prediction Methodologies to Prevent Decompensation & Death" Early detection of clinical deterioration and timely escalation are critical for improving patient safety and preventing subsequent events in hospitals/acute care settings. Based on two patient case studies, this webinar […]

New On-demand program: “Preventing the “Fall” Controlling Pediatric Asthma & Flare-ups During Peak Season”

As part of its Better Outcomes Webinar Series, Saxe Communications and Philips* present…a new On-demand program: "Preventing the "Fall" Controlling Pediatric Asthma & Flare-ups During Peak Season" The fall season is associated with an increase in episodes of poor asthma control and exacerbations for a child with asthma. Children returning to school are exposed to […]

“Little Lungs, Big Problems. Utilizing High Performance Aerosol Delivery in Pediatrics”

The International Society for Aerosols in Medicine* presents…"Little Lungs, Big Problems. Utilizing High Performance Aerosol Delivery in Pediatrics" Course Objectives: Discuss the impact of infections respiratory diseases in the acute care setting Analyze the differences between different types of aerosol technology used to treat patients with respiratory illness Evaluate the latest evidence associated with infection […]

On-Demand: “The Biofilm-Associated Impact on Surgical Outcomes”

Next Science Group & NACCME* present..."The Biofilm-Associated Impact on Surgical Outcomes" This accredited, on-demand activity features presentations that discuss new technologies and the latest evidence supporting the need for a definitive anti-biofilm treatment at the time of surgery. Learning Objectives  |  At the end of this session, participants should be able to: Investigate gaps in […]

“Why Wound Care?” on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians

HMP* presents 40..."Why Wound Care?"on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians 6.5 million U.S. patients are affected by non-healing wounds each year. With our aging population and the increase in diabetes and obesity these numbers will continue to rise. The need for specialized wound care clinicians has never been greater. Over 40 presentations on key wound care […]

3 On-demand Credit Programs: Biofilms

NACCME* presents 3 On-Demand Programs CREDIT FOR EACH OF THESE 3, one-hour PROGRAMS EXPIRES ON Aug. 30, 2020 “Demystifying the Nature of Biofilms” Register here. Learning Objectives  |  At the end of this session, participants should be able to: Review where biofilm fits into the “bioburden spectrum” of contamination, colonization, critical colonization and infection Explain […]

On-demand Infection Prevention program: “Strategies for Preventing Health Care Associated Infection”

CDC* presents…On-demand Infection Prevention program: "Strategies for Preventing Health Care Associated Infection" Course: WB4223 CE Expiration: 07/15/2021, 11:59 PM ( ET ) SP 101: Strategies for Preventing Healthcare Associated Infections |  Describes the overarching socio-adaptive issues to consider when implementing quality improvement work. It provides strategies to engage senior leaders and physicians in quality improvement initiatives. […]

“Strategies for Improving Sepsis Care”

Sespis Alliance* presents..."Strategies for Improving Sepsis Care" Sepsis quality/performance improvement can be a daunting task for healthcare organizations, but it is critical that healthcare workers are prepared to identify and manage sepsis. This prerecorded presentation is intended to help staff functioning in quality/performance improvement roles begin the process of sepsis quality improvement for their organizations. […]

Free, On-demand CE programs From the FDA’s Division of Drug Information

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration's (FDA) Division of Drug Information* presents... Educational Webinars for Healthcare Professionals FDA’s Division of Drug Information in the Center for Drug Evaluation and Research (CDER) sponsors a series of educational webinars targeting the needs of healthcare professionals and students. The webinars cover a broad range of FDA drug regulation […]

On-demand CE program: “Sepsis: Pediatric First Response”

Sepsis Alliance Network* presents…"Sepsis: Pediatric First Response" Course expires: 11/30/2022 Providers play a decisive role in the identification and early treatment of children who have sepsis. This training module shows prehospital and emergency medicine clinicians how to identify, assess, and begin treatment for pediatric patients with sepsis. In addition, coordination of care with emergency department and […]

“COVID-19 Webinar Series: Modeling”

American College of Medical Toxicology * presents…"COVID-19 Webinar Series: Modeling" In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, ACMT is collaborating with national and international partner societies as well as members of the Global Clinical Toxicology Community to offer periodic web-based presentations, panel discussions, and briefings. Subject-matter experts and practitioners, many of whom are caring for COVID-19 […]

On-demand program: “Firestop Instructional Training”

Grainger* presents…“Firestop Instructional Training” Firestop is widely recognized as a problematic issue for facilities engineering professionals. It is perhaps the most misapplied and misunderstood segment on life-safety in modern construction, especially with the constant changes made to voice and data cabling. This comprehensive, competency-based course is designed to educate and train participants in the fundamentals […]

“Advancements in the Use of Closed Incisional Negative Pressure Wound Therapy After Total Hip & Knee Arthroplasty”

Center for Healing Solutions & 3M Health Care Academy* present..."Advancements in the Use of Closed Incisional Negative Pressure Wound Therapy After Total Hip & Knee Arthroplasty" Learning Objectives  |  At the end of this session, participants should be able to: Recognize the financial and clinical burden of periprosthetic joint infection after total joint arthroplasty (TJA) […]

“There’s a Block For That…The Technique & Benefits of the ESP Block”

Avanos* presents…"There’s a Block For That…The Technique & Benefits of the ESP Block" In light of the opioid epidemic, Dr. Brian Vaughan will focus on Erector Spinae Blocks for postoperative anesthesia. Presenter: Please direct questions to avanospainmanagement.com There is no fee for this program. It does not appear that CE is associated with this program. […]

“Innovative Solutions to Address Social Isolation in Older Adults During the COVID-19 Pandemic”

The Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion (ODPHP) and the Administration for Community Living (ACL) Office of Nutrition and Health Promotion Programs (ONHPP) * present..."Innovative Solutions to Address Social Isolation in Older Adults During the COVID-19 Pandemic" The webinar will highlight innovative solutions to address social isolation in older adults during the COVID-19 pandemic. Prior […]

“Why Wound Care?” on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians

HMP* presents 40..."Why Wound Care?"on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians 6.5 million U.S. patients are affected by non-healing wounds each year. With our aging population and the increase in diabetes and obesity these numbers will continue to rise. The need for specialized wound care clinicians has never been greater. Over 40 presentations on key wound care […]

3 On-demand Credit Programs: Biofilms

NACCME* presents 3 On-Demand Programs CREDIT FOR EACH OF THESE 3, one-hour PROGRAMS EXPIRES ON Aug. 30, 2020 “Demystifying the Nature of Biofilms” Register here. Learning Objectives  |  At the end of this session, participants should be able to: Review where biofilm fits into the “bioburden spectrum” of contamination, colonization, critical colonization and infection Explain […]

3-Part On-demand series on Infection Prevention: “Hand Hygiene”

CDC* presents…3-Part On-demand series on Infection Prevention: "Hand Hygiene" Course: WB4221 CE Expiration: 06/28/2021, 11:59 PM ( ET ) The areas of training in this educational activity will include a description of the critical role of hand hygiene as a foundation for preventing HAIs and review proper hand hygiene technique, including the key moments to perform […]

Virtual HTU: “Elective Procedures in the Era of COVID-19”

Content from this presentation will be posted to the secure HealthTrust Member Portal the week of Aug. 10, 2020 HealthTrust University Conference presents..."Elective Procedures in the Era of COVID-19" At the outset of the COVID-19 pandemic, federal and state agencies recommended the suspension of non-emergent healthcare procedures in an effort to preserve personal protective equipment […]

“The Role of an Exclusive Human Milk Diet in BPD, ROP, Sepsis, NEC & Neurodevelopment”

Prolacta Bioscience* presents..."The Role of an Exclusive Human Milk Diet in BPD, ROP, Sepsis, NEC & Neurodevelopment" Human milk feedings during the critical periods of early life for premature infants contribute to both short and long-term benefits. “The potential benefits of human milk are such that all preterm infants should receive human milk.” (AAP, 2012) Additionally, […]

Virtual HTU: “Systematic Approach to Academic Detailing & Formulary Decision Making for High-Cost, High-Risk Medications”

https://share.vidyard.com/watch/nyxtHK6zdw5tuh5tcUr4Ui? Download a copy of this content HealthTrust University Conference presents..."Systematic Approach to Academic Detailing & Formulary Decision Making for High-Cost, High-Risk Medications" As health systems continue to develop system-based approaches to formulary decision-making, addressing specific stakeholder concerns in a transparent and efficient manner presents unique challenges. The Scripps Health System P&T Committee (PTC) has […]

Virtual HTU: “HealthTrust’s 2020 Member Award Winners Share Their Initiatives & How to Replicate Them at Your Facility”

Download a copy of this content NOTE: There is no CE credit associated with this informational presentation. HealthTrust University Conference presents..."2020 Member Award Winners Share Their Initiatives & How to Replicate Them at Your Facility" Five HealthTrust member organizations were recognized recently for excellence in supply chain, operations, clinical initiatives, pharmacy and/or social stewardship. Hear […]

Virtual HTU: “Hospital-based Infusion Centers 101: What You Need to Know”

https://share.vidyard.com/watch/t2nyStREdbEGyxYnFKJNVA? Download a copy of this content HealthTrust University Conference presents..."Hospital-based Infusion Centers 101: What You Need to Know" With the advent of high cost medications that may require administration in a hospital-based infusion center, the formulary management, appropriate medication use in this setting and health insurance mandates have become increasingly complex. Pharmacists are uniquely […]

Virtual HTU: “A Contrarian Take on Change…How to Leverage Stability to Create Change”

https://share.vidyard.com/watch/2mViYq4focUwomaWxL6MxS? Download a copy of this content NOTE: There is no CE credit associated with this informational presentation. HealthTrust University Conference presents..."A Contrarian Take on Change...How to Leverage Stability to Create Change" In the pre-pandemic world, most healthcare leader were “change agents,” working to disrupt, innovate and transform a broken system. Leaders rallied people through […]

Virtual HTU: “State of the Industry: Trends in Healthcare 2020”

https://share.vidyard.com/watch/6SindXqcXMaJ9WByUuwAgj? Download a copy of this content HealthTrust University Conference presents..."State of the Industry: Trends in Healthcare 2020" As uncertainty in Washington continues to limit the prospect of significant new health policies, industry leaders across the country find themselves grappling with a myriad of market forces threatening provider economics—from persistent margin management challenges, to intensifying […]

“Racial & Ethnic Disparities & COVID-19: Time for Reflection, Review & Reaction”

American College of Medical Toxicology * presents…"Racial & Ethnic Disparities & COVID-19: Time for Reflection, Review & Reaction" In this unprecedented time in our world, we have seen stark racial and ethnic disparities in terms of their impact on COVID-19 patients. President of the American Academy of Emergency Medicine, Dr. Lisa Moreno, and Professor & […]

Virtual HTU: “Dropping the MIC or Dropping the Ball? New Antiobiotic Approvals in the Post-Antibiotic Era”

https://share.vidyard.com/watch/5Hnhkgmf2wtXtMxVL7qnC7? Download a copy of this content HealthTrust University Conference presents..."Dropping the MIC or Dropping the Ball? New Antiobiotic Approvals in the Post-Antibiotic Era" Infections due to antibiotic-resistant pathogens are increasing, where it’s currently estimated that more than 2.8 million people in the U.S. develop an antibiotic-resistant infection each year. The development of new antibiotics […]

Virtual HTU: “Beaumont’s Response to COVID-19 & Lessons Learned”

A recording of  this presentation will be posted to the secure HealthTrust Member Portal the week of Aug. 10, 2020 HealthTrust University presents..."Beaumont's Response to COVID-19 & Lessons Learned" Healthcare organizations throughout the country continue to manage the intricate balance between increasing elective procedures and services while maintaining bed capacity in the event of a […]

Virtual HTU: “Biosimilar Adoption & Barriers to Success: Current & Future Considerations”

https://share.vidyard.com/watch/N8PGR2eNLHCLRyWexTMuny? Download a copy of this content HealthTrust University Conference presents..."Biosimilar Adoption & Barriers to Success: Current & Future Considerations" The U.S. healthcare system expects 2020 to yield some major cost savings, in part because of the projected significant traction from three major biosimilars. In 2018, rituximab (Rituxan), bevacizumab (Avastin), and trastuzumab (Herceptin) accounted for […]

“Promoting Safe & Effective Delivery of Aerosolized Medications in the Era of COVID-19: Suggestions for Homecare & Healthcare Settings”

The International Society for Aerosols in Medicine* presents…"Promoting Safe & Effective Delivery of Aerosolized Medications in the Era of COVID-19: Suggestions for Homecare & Healthcare Settings" CONNECTION link: https://uchealth.zoom.us/j/92787439995 Speaker: Arzu Ari, Ph.D., RRT, PT, CPFT, FAARC, FCCP  |  Professor  |  Texas State University, Department of Respiratory Care & Texas State Sleep Center Target audience: […]

Virtual HTU: “Waste in the U.S. Healthcare System”

  https://share.vidyard.com/watch/CtXrQZPhDENFZ2hv8GsxEp?   Download a copy of this content. HealthTrust University Conference presents...“Waste in the U.S. Healthcare System” It is well documented that the United States spends more on healthcare than any other country. A study in the October 2019 edition of the Journal of the American Medical Association reported that the cost of overspending […]

On-demand Program: “Advances in OSA Management: Treatment of Positional Obstructive Sleep Apnea”

As part of its Better Outcomes Webinar Series, Saxe Communications & Philips* present…a new On-demand program... "Advances in OSA Management: Treatment of Positional Obstructive Sleep Apnea" Positional Obstructive Sleep Apnea (POSA) is not a new disorder. It has long been recognized that sleep position can affect the severity of OSA. Positional therapy, along with weight management, […]

“Why Wound Care?” on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians

HMP* presents 40..."Why Wound Care?"on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians 6.5 million U.S. patients are affected by non-healing wounds each year. With our aging population and the increase in diabetes and obesity these numbers will continue to rise. The need for specialized wound care clinicians has never been greater. Over 40 presentations on key wound care […]

3 On-demand Credit Programs: Biofilms

NACCME* presents 3 On-Demand Programs CREDIT FOR EACH OF THESE 3, one-hour PROGRAMS EXPIRES ON Aug. 30, 2020 “Demystifying the Nature of Biofilms” Register here. Learning Objectives  |  At the end of this session, participants should be able to: Review where biofilm fits into the “bioburden spectrum” of contamination, colonization, critical colonization and infection Explain […]

3-Part On-demand series on Infection Prevention: Competency-based Training, Audits & Feedback

CDC* presents…3-Part On-demand series on Infection Prevention: "Competency-based Training, Audits & Feedback" Course: WB4220 CE Expiration: 06/28/2021, 11:59 PM ( ET ) The areas of training in this educational activity will cover key components to consider when designing infection prevention training; the importance of conducting infection prevention audits; how audits can be performed and implemented as […]

“Hospital Acquired Sepsis: Early Recognition & Intervention”

Sespis Alliance* presents..."Hospital Acquired Sepsis: Early Recognition & Intervention" Learn how a community healthcare system of 3 hospitals developed a sepsis program that helped their staff become better able to recognize and start treatment for sepsis as early as possible. Hear valuable strategies focused on continual education, feedback about sepsis bundle compliance, and involving nursing […]

“Central Line Complications”

Infection Control Today & BD* present..."Central Line Complications" Whether on insertion or post insertion, central lines carry some degree of risk for the patient. These risks can cause mortality and morbidity such as air embolism, pneumothorax, hemothorax, arterial puncture, thrombosis, and infection. As clinicians, it’s important to understand such risks to minimize negative consequences. This […]

“Why Wound Care?” on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians

HMP* presents 40..."Why Wound Care?"on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians 6.5 million U.S. patients are affected by non-healing wounds each year. With our aging population and the increase in diabetes and obesity these numbers will continue to rise. The need for specialized wound care clinicians has never been greater. Over 40 presentations on key wound care […]

3 On-demand Credit Programs: Biofilms

NACCME* presents 3 On-Demand Programs CREDIT FOR EACH OF THESE 3, one-hour PROGRAMS EXPIRES ON Aug. 30, 2020 “Demystifying the Nature of Biofilms” Register here. Learning Objectives  |  At the end of this session, participants should be able to: Review where biofilm fits into the “bioburden spectrum” of contamination, colonization, critical colonization and infection Explain […]

“Rethinking “Early Catch” of Sepsis Using Game Changing Artificial Intelligence”

Sespis Alliance* presents..."Rethinking “Early Catch” of Sepsis Using Game Changing Artificial Intelligence" Early identification and detection of sepsis has been proven to reduce the prevalence of sepsis and sepsis related adverse clinical outcomes such as septic shock and death. In this webinar, learn how new advanced predictive analytics technology is revolutionizing how clinicians identify at […]

“Respirators for Health Care Personnel Use during the COVID-19 Pandemic”

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's (CDC) National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH), and the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)* presents..."Respirators for Health Care Personnel Use during the COVID-19 Pandemic" Respirators are a type of personal protective equipment (PPE). A filtering facepiece respirator (FFR) is […]

“Why Wound Care?” on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians

HMP* presents 40..."Why Wound Care?"on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians 6.5 million U.S. patients are affected by non-healing wounds each year. With our aging population and the increase in diabetes and obesity these numbers will continue to rise. The need for specialized wound care clinicians has never been greater. Over 40 presentations on key wound care […]

3 On-demand Credit Programs: Biofilms

NACCME* presents 3 On-Demand Programs CREDIT FOR EACH OF THESE 3, one-hour PROGRAMS EXPIRES ON Aug. 30, 2020 “Demystifying the Nature of Biofilms” Register here. Learning Objectives  |  At the end of this session, participants should be able to: Review where biofilm fits into the “bioburden spectrum” of contamination, colonization, critical colonization and infection Explain […]

New On-demand program: “Preventing the “Fall” Controlling Pediatric Asthma & Flare-ups During Peak Season”

As part of its Better Outcomes Webinar Series, Saxe Communications and Philips* present…a new On-demand program: "Preventing the "Fall" Controlling Pediatric Asthma & Flare-ups During Peak Season" The fall season is associated with an increase in episodes of poor asthma control and exacerbations for a child with asthma. Children returning to school are exposed to […]

On-demand Infection Prevention program: “Strategies for Preventing Health Care Associated Infection”

CDC* presents…On-demand Infection Prevention program: "Strategies for Preventing Health Care Associated Infection" Course: WB4223 CE Expiration: 07/15/2021, 11:59 PM ( ET ) SP 101: Strategies for Preventing Healthcare Associated Infections |  Describes the overarching socio-adaptive issues to consider when implementing quality improvement work. It provides strategies to engage senior leaders and physicians in quality improvement initiatives. […]

“Clinical Skills for NIV Success”

Saxe Communications & Philips* present..."Clinical Skills for NIV Success" Noninvasive ventilation (NIV) has been a well-established form of ventilatory and oxygenation modality used for many different disease processes. The methods and personnel used to deliver this modality has changed over time. The goal of this webinar is to provide the clinicians with an understanding of […]

Free, On-demand CE programs From the FDA’s Division of Drug Information

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration's (FDA) Division of Drug Information* presents... Educational Webinars for Healthcare Professionals FDA’s Division of Drug Information in the Center for Drug Evaluation and Research (CDER) sponsors a series of educational webinars targeting the needs of healthcare professionals and students. The webinars cover a broad range of FDA drug regulation […]

On demand program “COVID-19 Pulmonary, ARDS and Ventilator Resources”

The American Association of Critical-Care Nurses* presents..."COVID-19 Pulmonary, ARDS and Ventilator Resources." To date, the most serious reported symptoms from COVID-19 are pulmonary complications. “COVID-19 Pulmonary, ARDS and Ventilator Resources” quickly provides learners with the knowledge and resources to provide essential care to ICU patients with coronavirus. To support you and other nurses who need […]

On-demand CE program: “Sepsis: Pediatric First Response”

Sepsis Alliance Network* presents…"Sepsis: Pediatric First Response" Course expires: 11/30/2022 Providers play a decisive role in the identification and early treatment of children who have sepsis. This training module shows prehospital and emergency medicine clinicians how to identify, assess, and begin treatment for pediatric patients with sepsis. In addition, coordination of care with emergency department and […]

On-demand program: “Firestop Instructional Training”

Grainger* presents…“Firestop Instructional Training” Firestop is widely recognized as a problematic issue for facilities engineering professionals. It is perhaps the most misapplied and misunderstood segment on life-safety in modern construction, especially with the constant changes made to voice and data cabling. This comprehensive, competency-based course is designed to educate and train participants in the fundamentals […]

“Why Wound Care?” on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians

HMP* presents 40..."Why Wound Care?"on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians 6.5 million U.S. patients are affected by non-healing wounds each year. With our aging population and the increase in diabetes and obesity these numbers will continue to rise. The need for specialized wound care clinicians has never been greater. Over 40 presentations on key wound care […]

3 On-demand Credit Programs: Biofilms

NACCME* presents 3 On-Demand Programs CREDIT FOR EACH OF THESE 3, one-hour PROGRAMS EXPIRES ON Aug. 30, 2020 “Demystifying the Nature of Biofilms” Register here. Learning Objectives  |  At the end of this session, participants should be able to: Review where biofilm fits into the “bioburden spectrum” of contamination, colonization, critical colonization and infection Explain […]

3-Part On-demand series on Infection Prevention: “Hand Hygiene”

CDC* presents…3-Part On-demand series on Infection Prevention: "Hand Hygiene" Course: WB4221 CE Expiration: 06/28/2021, 11:59 PM ( ET ) The areas of training in this educational activity will include a description of the critical role of hand hygiene as a foundation for preventing HAIs and review proper hand hygiene technique, including the key moments to perform […]

“Why Wound Care?” on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians

HMP* presents 40..."Why Wound Care?"on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians 6.5 million U.S. patients are affected by non-healing wounds each year. With our aging population and the increase in diabetes and obesity these numbers will continue to rise. The need for specialized wound care clinicians has never been greater. Over 40 presentations on key wound care […]

3 On-demand Credit Programs: Biofilms

NACCME* presents 3 On-Demand Programs CREDIT FOR EACH OF THESE 3, one-hour PROGRAMS EXPIRES ON Aug. 30, 2020 “Demystifying the Nature of Biofilms” Register here. Learning Objectives  |  At the end of this session, participants should be able to: Review where biofilm fits into the “bioburden spectrum” of contamination, colonization, critical colonization and infection Explain […]

3-Part On-demand series on Infection Prevention: Competency-based Training, Audits & Feedback

CDC* presents…3-Part On-demand series on Infection Prevention: "Competency-based Training, Audits & Feedback" Course: WB4220 CE Expiration: 06/28/2021, 11:59 PM ( ET ) The areas of training in this educational activity will cover key components to consider when designing infection prevention training; the importance of conducting infection prevention audits; how audits can be performed and implemented as […]

“Economic Impact of COVID & Implications on the Future of Cardiothoracic Surgery”

The Society of Thoracic Surgeons & Medtronic* presents..."Economic Impact of COVID & Implications on the Future of Cardiothoracic Surgery" The COVID pandemic has not only had a devastating humanitarian impact, but it also has shocked health care system finances. In this week’s webinar, STS President Joseph A. Dearani, MD, will talk with cardiothoracic surgeons, a […]

On-demand Program: “Advances in OSA Management: Treatment of Positional Obstructive Sleep Apnea”

As part of its Better Outcomes Webinar Series, Saxe Communications & Philips* present…a new On-demand program... "Advances in OSA Management: Treatment of Positional Obstructive Sleep Apnea" Positional Obstructive Sleep Apnea (POSA) is not a new disorder. It has long been recognized that sleep position can affect the severity of OSA. Positional therapy, along with weight management, […]

“Conquering Pandemics: A Long-Term Strategy to Preparedness Across the Continuum of Care”

O&M Halyard* presents..."Conquering Pandemics: A Long-Term Strategy to Preparedness Across the Continuum of Care" In the recent months, the global healthcare system has been tremendously impacted both clinically and operationally. The next pandemic could be just around the corner, so the time for building sustainable readiness is NOW. Join us for this informative webinar program […]

“Why Wound Care?” on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians

HMP* presents 40..."Why Wound Care?"on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians 6.5 million U.S. patients are affected by non-healing wounds each year. With our aging population and the increase in diabetes and obesity these numbers will continue to rise. The need for specialized wound care clinicians has never been greater. Over 40 presentations on key wound care […]

3 On-demand Credit Programs: Biofilms

NACCME* presents 3 On-Demand Programs CREDIT FOR EACH OF THESE 3, one-hour PROGRAMS EXPIRES ON Aug. 30, 2020 “Demystifying the Nature of Biofilms” Register here. Learning Objectives  |  At the end of this session, participants should be able to: Review where biofilm fits into the “bioburden spectrum” of contamination, colonization, critical colonization and infection Explain […]

“Introducing the Evolution of Brick: The Biggest Innovation in Brick Technology”

Tremco* presents..."Introducing the Evolution of Brick: The Biggest Innovation in Brick Technology" Get the look of brick you want without all the weight, hassle, and cost associated with old, heavy traditional clay brick. The presenter will discuss NewBrick, a significant innovation in brick technology. Here's What You Can Learn: Identify features and benefits of new […]

“Getting the Fluids Right” Webinar Series

Saxe Healthcare Communications* presents…"Getting the Fluids Right" Webinar Series Webinar 1: “Getting the Fluids Right: Using Evidence to Guide Fluid Management” Thursday, June 11, 2020  |  11AM (Central) Featured Speakers: Nicole Kupchik, MN, RN, CCNS, CCRN, PCCN, CMC  |  Nicole Kupchik Consulting, Inc. Kathleen Vollman, MSN, RN, CCNS, FCCM, FCNS, FAAN  |  Clinical Nurse Specialist  |  […]

“Prone Positioning: A Non-Invasive Maneuver for ARDS that Makes a Difference”

Stryker* presents..."Prone Positioning:  A Non-Invasive Maneuver for ARDS that Makes a Difference" Prone patient positioning has become a commonly recommended intervention for managing patients with respiratory distress as a way to improve respiratory mechanics and oxygenation. Learning Objectives   |  At the end of this session, participants should be able to… Physiologic rationale and the evidence […]

“Quality Metrics: Measuring Success Through Undisturbed Wound Healing”

HMP & NACCME* present..."Quality Metrics: Measuring Success Through Undisturbed Wound Healing" Join wound specialists as they discuss quality metrics and measuring success through undisturbed wound healing. Have your most pressing questions answered by the experts during the question and answer session. Learning Objectives  |  At the end of this session, participants should be able to: […]

“Medication Safety During the COVID-19 Pandemic: What Have We Learned in the United States?”

Institute for Safe Medication Practices* presents..."Medication Safety During the COVID-19 Pandemic: What Have We Learned in the United States?" A lot has been learned in the United States about medication safety compromises made during the COVID-19 pandemic. The usual independent double checks during medication preparation and dosing were often compromised. Hospital order processing was often […]

“Comparing Suction Techniques: Protecting You & Your Patients”

http://embed.vidyard.com/share/3bKFVhAQFrB59sKLyGTu7p?   Download a copy of this content. 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. HealthTrust & Avanos presents..."“Comparing Suction Techniques:  Protecting You & Your Patients" Retained secretions in mechanically ventilated patients can interrupt oxygenation, ventilation and possibly […]

“Why Wound Care?” on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians

HMP* presents 40..."Why Wound Care?"on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians 6.5 million U.S. patients are affected by non-healing wounds each year. With our aging population and the increase in diabetes and obesity these numbers will continue to rise. The need for specialized wound care clinicians has never been greater. Over 40 presentations on key wound care […]

3 On-demand Credit Programs: Biofilms

NACCME* presents 3 On-Demand Programs CREDIT FOR EACH OF THESE 3, one-hour PROGRAMS EXPIRES ON Aug. 30, 2020 “Demystifying the Nature of Biofilms” Register here. Learning Objectives  |  At the end of this session, participants should be able to: Review where biofilm fits into the “bioburden spectrum” of contamination, colonization, critical colonization and infection Explain […]

On-demand Infection Prevention program: “Strategies for Preventing Health Care Associated Infection”

CDC* presents…On-demand Infection Prevention program: "Strategies for Preventing Health Care Associated Infection" Course: WB4223 CE Expiration: 07/15/2021, 11:59 PM ( ET ) SP 101: Strategies for Preventing Healthcare Associated Infections |  Describes the overarching socio-adaptive issues to consider when implementing quality improvement work. It provides strategies to engage senior leaders and physicians in quality improvement initiatives. […]

“Updates in the Management of Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia: A Focus on Targeted Therapies”

https://share.vidyard.com/watch/sZVnZU71uRrSnshnwKM2mL?   Download a copy of this content. 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. HealthTrust presents..."Updates in the Management of Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia: A Focus on Targeted Therapies" Treatment strategies for chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) have evolved […]

New On-demand program: “Preventing the “Fall” Controlling Pediatric Asthma & Flare-ups During Peak Season”

As part of its Better Outcomes Webinar Series, Saxe Communications and Philips* present…a new On-demand program: "Preventing the "Fall" Controlling Pediatric Asthma & Flare-ups During Peak Season" The fall season is associated with an increase in episodes of poor asthma control and exacerbations for a child with asthma. Children returning to school are exposed to […]

“ECRI’s Top 10 Patient Safety Concerns for 2020”

ECRI Patient Safety Organization* presents..."ECRI’s Top 10 Patient Safety Concerns for 2020" ECRI experts will examine these serious patient safety challenges facing healthcare leaders. Based on adverse events submitted through our Patient Safety Organization, this webinar will examine the causes, impact, and ways to mitigate the risk of each concern. This year’s concerns include: Missed […]

“Full Steam Ahead: The Return of Elective Surgery & the Impact on SPD: The Latest Lessons From the Front Line”

3M Health Care Academy* presents..."Full Steam Ahead: The Return of Elective Surgery & the Impact on SPD: The Latest Lessons From the Front Line" Learning Objectives  |  At the end of this session, participants should be able to: Compare and contrast pre-pandemic “normal” to the “new normal.” Describe and share lessons learned from facilities that […]

“Full Steam Ahead: The Return of Elective Surgery & the Impact on SPD: The Latest Lessons From the Front Line”

3M Health Care Academy* presents..."Full Steam Ahead: The Return of Elective Surgery & the Impact on SPD: The Latest Lessons From the Front Line" Learning Objectives  |  At the end of this session, participants should be able to: Compare and contrast pre-pandemic “normal” to the “new normal.” Describe and share lessons learned from facilities that […]

“Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease: Diagnostic Paradigms”

Saxe Healthcare Communications* presents…"Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease: Diagnostic Paradigms" Given the high prevalence of gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) and the various complications which can result frominadequate treatment, it is important for practitioners to have a proper understanding of the current approach to its diagnosis and management. This webinar presented by a leading expert in GI disorders, will […]

“Beyond Benzodiazepines: Alternative Management of Alcohol Withdrawal Syndrome in the ICU Population”

https://share.vidyard.com/watch/kEziDvU1Mv6EVTbKCteRzC?   Download a copy of this content. 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. HealthTrust presents..."Beyond Benzodiazepines: Alternative Management of Alcohol Withdrawal Syndrome in the ICU Population" The current mainstay of treatment for acute alcohol withdrawal syndrome […]

“Taking Care of Patients With Obesity: Practical Approaches”

Saxe Healthcare Communications* presents…"Taking Care of Patients With Obesity: Practical Approaches" With more than 40% of the U.S. population considered obese, it makes sense for healthcare workers to prepare to safely deliver quality care to those individuals with a high percent of adiposity. This webinar explores the demographics of obesity, the cellular impact of obesity, […]

“Prone Positioning: A Non-Invasive Maneuver for ARDS that Makes a Difference”

Stryker* presents..."Prone Positioning:  A Non-Invasive Maneuver for ARDS that Makes a Difference" Prone patient positioning has become a commonly recommended intervention for managing patients with respiratory distress as a way to improve respiratory mechanics and oxygenation. Learning Objectives   |  At the end of this session, participants should be able to… Physiologic rationale and the evidence […]

“Why Wound Care?” on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians

HMP* presents 40..."Why Wound Care?"on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians 6.5 million U.S. patients are affected by non-healing wounds each year. With our aging population and the increase in diabetes and obesity these numbers will continue to rise. The need for specialized wound care clinicians has never been greater. Over 40 presentations on key wound care […]

3 On-demand Credit Programs: Biofilms

NACCME* presents 3 On-Demand Programs CREDIT FOR EACH OF THESE 3, one-hour PROGRAMS EXPIRES ON Aug. 30, 2020 “Demystifying the Nature of Biofilms” Register here. Learning Objectives  |  At the end of this session, participants should be able to: Review where biofilm fits into the “bioburden spectrum” of contamination, colonization, critical colonization and infection Explain […]

On demand program “COVID-19 Pulmonary, ARDS and Ventilator Resources”

The American Association of Critical-Care Nurses* presents..."COVID-19 Pulmonary, ARDS and Ventilator Resources." To date, the most serious reported symptoms from COVID-19 are pulmonary complications. “COVID-19 Pulmonary, ARDS and Ventilator Resources” quickly provides learners with the knowledge and resources to provide essential care to ICU patients with coronavirus. To support you and other nurses who need […]

On-demand CE program: “Sepsis: Pediatric First Response”

Sepsis Alliance Network* presents…"Sepsis: Pediatric First Response" Course expires: 11/30/2022 Providers play a decisive role in the identification and early treatment of children who have sepsis. This training module shows prehospital and emergency medicine clinicians how to identify, assess, and begin treatment for pediatric patients with sepsis. In addition, coordination of care with emergency department and […]

3-Part On-demand series on Infection Prevention: “Hand Hygiene”

CDC* presents…3-Part On-demand series on Infection Prevention: "Hand Hygiene" Course: WB4221 CE Expiration: 06/28/2021, 11:59 PM ( ET ) The areas of training in this educational activity will include a description of the critical role of hand hygiene as a foundation for preventing HAIs and review proper hand hygiene technique, including the key moments to perform […]

“Medication-assisted Treatment: Management in the Emergency Department”

https://share.vidyard.com/watch/zoxZckjgx7tLURah221jmq?   Download a copy of this content. 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. HealthTrust presents..."Medication-assisted Treatment: Management in the Emergency Department" Opioid use disorder is still a public health crisis. Medication-assisted treatment (MAT) is the use […]

On-demand program: “Firestop Instructional Training”

Grainger* presents…“Firestop Instructional Training” Firestop is widely recognized as a problematic issue for facilities engineering professionals. It is perhaps the most misapplied and misunderstood segment on life-safety in modern construction, especially with the constant changes made to voice and data cabling. This comprehensive, competency-based course is designed to educate and train participants in the fundamentals […]

“Getting the Fluids Right” Webinar Series

Saxe Healthcare Communications* presents…"Getting the Fluids Right" Webinar Series Webinar 1: “Getting the Fluids Right: Using Evidence to Guide Fluid Management” Thursday, June 11, 2020  |  11AM (Central) Featured Speakers: Nicole Kupchik, MN, RN, CCNS, CCRN, PCCN, CMC  |  Nicole Kupchik Consulting, Inc. Kathleen Vollman, MSN, RN, CCNS, FCCM, FCNS, FAAN  |  Clinical Nurse Specialist  |  […]

“FDA Drug Topics: CURE ID: Capturing Clinician’s Experiences Repurposing Drugs to Inform Future Studies in the Era of COVID-19”

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration's (FDA) Division of Drug Information* presents..."FDA Drug Topics: CURE ID: Capturing Clinician’s Experiences Repurposing Drugs to Inform Future Studies in the Era of COVID-19" This series of educational webinars is designed to aid physicians, physician assistants, nurses, pharmacists, pharmacy technicians, certified public health professionals, other health care professionals, and […]

“Antibacterial Treatment for Multi-Drug Resistant Gram-Negative Infections”

https://share.vidyard.com/watch/BCGUQk6FTyg7gwMJjEjdHF?   Download a copy of this content. 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. HealthTrust presents..."Antibacterial Treatment for Multi-Drug Resistant Gram-Negative Infections" Antibiotic resistance continues to develop due to the inappropriate use of currently available antibiotics. Gram-negative […]

“Perspectives: Recovery Strategies from the OR to Home”

Dale Medical & Saxe Healthcare Communications presents..."Perspectives: Recovery Strategies from the OR to Home" During these difficult times, many healthcare professionals are unable to obtain their CEs due to increased workloads and conference cancellations. Through the generous support of Dale Medical Products, Saxe Healthcare Communications is offering free CE/CRCE online educational activities. Here is a […]

“Respirators for Healthcare Personnel Use During the COVID-19 Pandemic”

The U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) * presents..."Respirators for Healthcare Personnel Use During the COVID-19 Pandemic" The FDA will share information and answer questions about emergency use authorizations (EUAs) for respirators, importing respirators and overall FDA actions to help assure healthcare personnel on the front lines have the necessary supplies of respirators to meet the […]

“Why Wound Care?” on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians

HMP* presents 40..."Why Wound Care?"on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians 6.5 million U.S. patients are affected by non-healing wounds each year. With our aging population and the increase in diabetes and obesity these numbers will continue to rise. The need for specialized wound care clinicians has never been greater. Over 40 presentations on key wound care […]

3 On-demand Credit Programs: Biofilms

NACCME* presents 3 On-Demand Programs CREDIT FOR EACH OF THESE 3, one-hour PROGRAMS EXPIRES ON Aug. 30, 2020 “Demystifying the Nature of Biofilms” Register here. Learning Objectives  |  At the end of this session, participants should be able to: Review where biofilm fits into the “bioburden spectrum” of contamination, colonization, critical colonization and infection Explain […]

3-Part On-demand series on Infection Prevention: Competency-based Training, Audits & Feedback

CDC* presents…3-Part On-demand series on Infection Prevention: "Competency-based Training, Audits & Feedback" Course: WB4220 CE Expiration: 06/28/2021, 11:59 PM ( ET ) The areas of training in this educational activity will cover key components to consider when designing infection prevention training; the importance of conducting infection prevention audits; how audits can be performed and implemented as […]

“Quality Metrics: Measuring Success Through Undisturbed Wound Healing”

HMP & NACCME* present..."Quality Metrics: Measuring Success Through Undisturbed Wound Healing" Join wound specialists as they discuss quality metrics and measuring success through undisturbed wound healing. Have your most pressing questions answered by the experts during the question and answer session. Learning Objectives  |  At the end of this session, participants should be able to: […]

“Is There A Role For High Flow Nasal Therapy In the Emergency Department?”

Saxe Communications, Clinical Foundations & Teleflex LLC present…“Alternatives to Intubation for the Older Patient in the Emergency Department” Nearly 2,000 articles have been published over the last 10 years on high flow nasal therapy (HFNT). It is a treatment modality that has been proven to be a viable alternative to conventional oxygen therapy, and in […]

“Drug Allergies & Cross-Sensitivities”

https://share.vidyard.com/watch/SKVsRf4Em4s579yvvkhKZh?   Download a copy of this content. 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. HealthTrust presents..."Drug Allergies & Cross-Sensitivities" Healthcare professionals are aware of drug allergies and the cross-reactivities of drug classes, but there remains a gap […]

“Perspectives: Recovery Strategies from the OR to Home”

Dale Medical & Saxe Healthcare Communications presents..."Perspectives: Recovery Strategies from the OR to Home" During these difficult times, many healthcare professionals are unable to obtain their CEs due to increased workloads and conference cancellations. Through the generous support of Dale Medical Products, Saxe Healthcare Communications is offering free CE/CRCE online educational activities. Here is a […]

On-demand Program: “Advances in OSA Management: Treatment of Positional Obstructive Sleep Apnea”

As part of its Better Outcomes Webinar Series, Saxe Communications & Philips* present…a new On-demand program... "Advances in OSA Management: Treatment of Positional Obstructive Sleep Apnea" Positional Obstructive Sleep Apnea (POSA) is not a new disorder. It has long been recognized that sleep position can affect the severity of OSA. Positional therapy, along with weight management, […]

“Why Wound Care?” on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians

HMP* presents 40..."Why Wound Care?"on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians 6.5 million U.S. patients are affected by non-healing wounds each year. With our aging population and the increase in diabetes and obesity these numbers will continue to rise. The need for specialized wound care clinicians has never been greater. Over 40 presentations on key wound care […]

3 On-demand Credit Programs: Biofilms

NACCME* presents 3 On-Demand Programs CREDIT FOR EACH OF THESE 3, one-hour PROGRAMS EXPIRES ON Aug. 30, 2020 “Demystifying the Nature of Biofilms” Register here. Learning Objectives  |  At the end of this session, participants should be able to: Review where biofilm fits into the “bioburden spectrum” of contamination, colonization, critical colonization and infection Explain […]

“Hot Topics in Geriatric Medicine: Vaccination in Older Adults”

https://share.vidyard.com/watch/DS9DaY5QqLcxpjKNDNpW7k? Download a copy of this content. HealthTrust presents..."Hot topics in Geriatric Medicine: Vaccination in Older Adults" Recently there have been many changes to vaccination guidelines and/or availability for older adults. In November 2019, the CDC updated the recommendation for PPSV23 among adults ≥65 to include a component of shared decision-making. Additionally, the CDC has […]

“Perspectives: Recovery Strategies from the OR to Home”

Dale Medical & Saxe Healthcare Communications presents..."Perspectives: Recovery Strategies from the OR to Home" During these difficult times, many healthcare professionals are unable to obtain their CEs due to increased workloads and conference cancellations. Through the generous support of Dale Medical Products, Saxe Healthcare Communications is offering free CE/CRCE online educational activities. Here is a […]

“Why Wound Care?” on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians

HMP* presents 40..."Why Wound Care?"on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians 6.5 million U.S. patients are affected by non-healing wounds each year. With our aging population and the increase in diabetes and obesity these numbers will continue to rise. The need for specialized wound care clinicians has never been greater. Over 40 presentations on key wound care […]

3 On-demand Credit Programs: Biofilms

NACCME* presents 3 On-Demand Programs CREDIT FOR EACH OF THESE 3, one-hour PROGRAMS EXPIRES ON Aug. 30, 2020 “Demystifying the Nature of Biofilms” Register here. Learning Objectives  |  At the end of this session, participants should be able to: Review where biofilm fits into the “bioburden spectrum” of contamination, colonization, critical colonization and infection Explain […]

Webinar Series Opioid-Sparing RA techniques, (part 4 of 4) – “Surgeon Placed Continuous Periarticular Nerve Blockade for Patients Undergoing TKA”

Avanos* presents part four of Opioid-Sparing RA techniques…"Surgeon Placed Continuous Periarticular Nerve Blockade for Patients Undergoing TKA" As hospitals and ASCs plan for the return of elective surgeries it is important to consider Regional Anesthesia (RA) over General Anesthesia (GA) for patients with Covid-19 per ASRA guidance.¹ Please join us for a webinar series on […]

“Coronavirus: What Healthcare Staff Need to Know”

Case Medical presents*..."Coronavirus: What Healthcare Staff Need to Know" Learning Objectives: Understand the nature of COVID-19 Review the symptoms Understand how it spreads Review how to minimize risk Discuss what healthcare professionals need to know Presenter: Dewey Barker, RN, BSN, MS, CRCST, CIS  |  Clinical Manager and Southern Region Sales Manager  |  Case Medical, Inc. This course […]

Webinar Series Opioid-Sparing RA techniques, (part 3 of 4) – “Erector Spinae Plane (ESP) Block – A Novel Regional Anesthetic Technique for Acute Pain”

Avanos* presents part three of Opioid-Sparing RA techniques…"Erector Spinae Plane (ESP) Block – A Novel Regional Anesthetic Technique for Acute Pain" As hospitals and ASCs plan for the return of elective surgeries it is important to consider Regional Anesthesia (RA) over General Anesthesia (GA) for patients with Covid-19 per ASRA guidance.¹ Please join us for […]

“A Pathway Forward from COVID-19: Strategies for Sustainable Readiness”

Owens & Minor* presents... "A Pathway Forward from COVID-19: Strategies for Sustainable Readiness" While the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has created multiple challenges for healthcare personnel, it has also provided an opportunity to hardwire basic infection control practices across the entire continuum of care. Of paramount importance moving forward is providing protection for both healthcare professionals […]

“Disrupting the Vicious Cycle: Understanding & Preventing the Negative Effects of Moisture Before Incontinence Associated Dermatitis & Pressure Injury Occur”

Hillrom and WebWOC* present..."Disrupting the Vicious Cycle: Understanding & Preventing the Negative Effects of Moisture Before Incontinence Associated Dermatitis & Pressure Injury Occur" This webinar will explore the latest research into the natural history of Incontinence Associated Dermatitis, including how the skin is damaged, and the time from exposure to irritants (in this case urine […]

“Sleep Disordered Breathing in Hospital Patients: Identification & Management”

Saxe Communications & Philips* present…"Sleep Disordered Breathing in Hospital Patients: Identification & Management" Sleep disordered breathing and obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) in particular is recognized as a disorder that afflicts as much as 26% of the population globally. Hospital patients with untreated OSA generate twice the healthcare costs as compared to patients without OSA. Identification […]

“Blood Shortage & Coagulopathy in the COVID-19 World”

Z-Medica* presents..."Blood Shortage & Coagulopathy in the COVID-19 World" This clinical forum, driven by a diverse panel of trauma surgeons, will focus on the topic of blood shortage and coagulopathy in a COVID-19 world and also other implications and challenges created due to the pandemic. We welcome you to register for the webinar event on May […]

“TenectePLACE in Acute Stroke Management”

https://share.vidyard.com/watch/w4inqbHpQuKNPKkLRTjQXg? Download a copy of this content. HealthTrust presents..."TenectePLACE in Acute Stroke Management" Acute ischemic stroke (AIS) is the leading cause of lifelong disability affecting about 700,000 patients annually. Goals of AIS treatment include minimizing neurologic injury by reducing clot burden and restoring adequate blood flow to the brain to reduce the likelihood of lifelong […]

“Perspectives: Recovery Strategies from the OR to Home”

Dale Medical & Saxe Healthcare Communications presents..."Perspectives: Recovery Strategies from the OR to Home" During these difficult times, many healthcare professionals are unable to obtain their CEs due to increased workloads and conference cancellations. Through the generous support of Dale Medical Products, Saxe Healthcare Communications is offering free CE/CRCE online educational activities. Here is a […]

New On-demand program: “Preventing the “Fall” Controlling Pediatric Asthma & Flare-ups During Peak Season”

As part of its Better Outcomes Webinar Series, Saxe Communications and Philips* present…a new On-demand program: "Preventing the "Fall" Controlling Pediatric Asthma & Flare-ups During Peak Season" The fall season is associated with an increase in episodes of poor asthma control and exacerbations for a child with asthma. Children returning to school are exposed to […]

“Why Wound Care?” on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians

HMP* presents 40..."Why Wound Care?"on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians 6.5 million U.S. patients are affected by non-healing wounds each year. With our aging population and the increase in diabetes and obesity these numbers will continue to rise. The need for specialized wound care clinicians has never been greater. Over 40 presentations on key wound care […]

3 On-demand Credit Programs: Biofilms

NACCME* presents 3 On-Demand Programs CREDIT FOR EACH OF THESE 3, one-hour PROGRAMS EXPIRES ON Aug. 30, 2020 “Demystifying the Nature of Biofilms” Register here. Learning Objectives  |  At the end of this session, participants should be able to: Review where biofilm fits into the “bioburden spectrum” of contamination, colonization, critical colonization and infection Explain […]

On-demand Infection Prevention program: “Strategies for Preventing Health Care Associated Infection”

CDC* presents…On-demand Infection Prevention program: "Strategies for Preventing Health Care Associated Infection" Course: WB4223 CE Expiration: 07/15/2021, 11:59 PM ( ET ) SP 101: Strategies for Preventing Healthcare Associated Infections |  Describes the overarching socio-adaptive issues to consider when implementing quality improvement work. It provides strategies to engage senior leaders and physicians in quality improvement initiatives. […]

Webinar Series Opioid-sparing RA techniques, (part 2 of 4) – “Opioid-sparing Surgeon Placed Nerve Block Technique for TKA”

Avanos* presents part two of Opioid-Sparing RA techniques…"Opioid Sparing Surgeon Placed Nerve Block Technique for TKA" As hospitals and ASCs plan for the return of elective surgeries it is important to consider Regional Anesthesia (RA) over General Anesthesia (GA) for patients with Covid-19 per ASRA guidance.¹ Please join us for a webinar series on Opioid-Sparing […]

Webinar Series Opioid-Sparing RA techniques, (part 1 of 4) – “Erector Spinae Plane Block for Postoperative Analgesia”

Avanos* presents part one of Opioid-Sparing RA techniques..."Erector Spinae Plane Block for Postoperative Analgesia" As hospitals and ASCs plan for the return of elective surgeries it is important to consider Regional Anesthesia (RA) over General Anesthesia (GA) for patients with Covid-19 per ASRA guidance.¹ Please join us for a webinar series on Opioid-Sparing RA techniques. […]

“Quality Metrics: Measuring Success Through Undisturbed Wound Healing”

HMP & NACCME* present..."Quality Metrics: Measuring Success Through Undisturbed Wound Healing" Join wound specialists as they discuss quality metrics and measuring success through undisturbed wound healing. Have your most pressing questions answered by the experts during the question and answer session. Learning Objectives  |  At the end of this session, participants should be able to: […]

“Transitioning from Hospital to Home: Reducing COPD Readmissions”

Philips* and Saxe Communications presents... "Transitioning from Hospital to Home: Reducing COPD Readmissions" Noninvasive positive pressure ventilation (NPPV) is a proven method of ventilatory support in the treatment of acute respiratory failure without the need of endotracheal intubation thereby reducing its associated morbidity and mortality. Across the continuum of care, specifically the transition from hospital […]

On demand program “COVID-19 Pulmonary, ARDS and Ventilator Resources”

The American Association of Critical-Care Nurses* presents..."COVID-19 Pulmonary, ARDS and Ventilator Resources." To date, the most serious reported symptoms from COVID-19 are pulmonary complications. “COVID-19 Pulmonary, ARDS and Ventilator Resources” quickly provides learners with the knowledge and resources to provide essential care to ICU patients with coronavirus. To support you and other nurses who need […]

On-demand CE program: “Sepsis: Pediatric First Response”

Sepsis Alliance Network* presents…"Sepsis: Pediatric First Response" Course expires: 11/30/2022 Providers play a decisive role in the identification and early treatment of children who have sepsis. This training module shows prehospital and emergency medicine clinicians how to identify, assess, and begin treatment for pediatric patients with sepsis. In addition, coordination of care with emergency department and […]

“Flexible Endoscope Reprocessing: Today’s Common Gaps, Tomorrow’s Challenges & Future Considerations”

https://share.vidyard.com/watch/PKqL3ANF6f1zfGJ9Xzfzoy? Download a copy of this content. HealthTrust presents..."Flexible Endoscope Reprocessing: Today’s Common Gaps, Tomorrow’s Challenges, and Future Considerations" Effective reprocessing of flexible endoscopes often creates challenges for all healthcare facilities.  This presentation will review common reprocessing gaps that were identified during national audits and balance findings with related  organizational guidelines.  Topics of discussion cover […]

“Perspectives: Recovery Strategies from the OR to Home”

Dale Medical & Saxe Healthcare Communications presents..."Perspectives: Recovery Strategies from the OR to Home" During these difficult times, many healthcare professionals are unable to obtain their CEs due to increased workloads and conference cancellations. Through the generous support of Dale Medical Products, Saxe Healthcare Communications is offering free CE/CRCE online educational activities. Here is a […]

Skin Care and PPE Masks: Protect Yourself While Protecting Others

Medline* presents..."Skin Care and PPE Masks: Protect Yourself While Protecting Others" A Special National Nurses Week Webinar - Join wound care expert Patty Turner as she shares new ways to protect your skin while wearing surgical and N95 masks. A live Q&A follows. Here’s a preview of the webinar: Step-by-step approach to help minimize skin […]

On-demand program: “Firestop Instructional Training”

Grainger* presents…“Firestop Instructional Training” Firestop is widely recognized as a problematic issue for facilities engineering professionals. It is perhaps the most misapplied and misunderstood segment on life-safety in modern construction, especially with the constant changes made to voice and data cabling. This comprehensive, competency-based course is designed to educate and train participants in the fundamentals […]

“Opioid-sparing Pain Relief for C-Section”

Avanos* presents..."Opioid-Sparing Pain Relief for C-Section" In light of the opioid epidemic, Dr. Anita Somani focuses on the role of effective multimodal therapy protocols to reduce postop opioid consumption following a C-section.  In this webinar, she will speak about: Her catheter placement technique How this therapy allows new mothers to focus on caring for their […]

“Why Wound Care?” on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians

HMP* presents 40..."Why Wound Care?"on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians 6.5 million U.S. patients are affected by non-healing wounds each year. With our aging population and the increase in diabetes and obesity these numbers will continue to rise. The need for specialized wound care clinicians has never been greater. Over 40 presentations on key wound care […]

3 On-demand Credit Programs: Biofilms

NACCME* presents 3 On-Demand Programs CREDIT FOR EACH OF THESE 3, one-hour PROGRAMS EXPIRES ON Aug. 30, 2020 “Demystifying the Nature of Biofilms” Register here. Learning Objectives  |  At the end of this session, participants should be able to: Review where biofilm fits into the “bioburden spectrum” of contamination, colonization, critical colonization and infection Explain […]

3-Part On-demand series on Infection Prevention: “Hand Hygiene”

CDC* presents…3-Part On-demand series on Infection Prevention: "Hand Hygiene" Course: WB4221 CE Expiration: 06/28/2021, 11:59 PM ( ET ) The areas of training in this educational activity will include a description of the critical role of hand hygiene as a foundation for preventing HAIs and review proper hand hygiene technique, including the key moments to perform […]

Skin Care and PPE Masks: Protect Yourself While Protecting Others

Medline* presents..."Skin Care and PPE Masks: Protect Yourself While Protecting Others" A Special National Nurses Week Webinar - Join wound care expert Patty Turner as she shares new ways to protect your skin while wearing surgical and A live Q&A follows. Here’s a preview of the webinar: Step-by-step approach to help minimize skin damage Summary […]

“Management of Inpatient Anticoagulation Therapy”

  https://share.vidyard.com/watch/5bzYZjVj1bq8i2wYgXw6pY? Download a copy of this content HealthTrust presents..."Management of Inpatient Anticoagulation Therapy" DOAC therapy has been in use for over a decade. However, there are still gaps in knowledge when it comes to proper management of therapy. Dosing in renal dysfunction, obesity, periprocedural management, as well as transitions between different therapies are all […]

“Mobilizing Telehealth During the COVID-19 Pandemic”

Sepsis Alliance presents*..."Mobilizing Telehealth During the COVID-19 Pandemic" Discover how telehealth can be used to assess and care for patients with COVID-19 and other conditions that put them at risk for sepsis. Speakers: Michael Crosser, M.D.  |  Assistant Professor, Family Medicine  |  KU Medical Center, University of Kansas Denton Shanks, DO, MPH  |  Assistant Professor of Medicine, […]

“Perspectives: Recovery Strategies from the OR to Home”

Dale Medical & Saxe Healthcare Communications presents..."Perspectives: Recovery Strategies from the OR to Home" During these difficult times, many healthcare professionals are unable to obtain their CEs due to increased workloads and conference cancellations. Through the generous support of Dale Medical Products, Saxe Healthcare Communications is offering free CE/CRCE online educational activities. Here is a […]

“Why Wound Care?” on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians

HMP* presents 40..."Why Wound Care?"on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians 6.5 million U.S. patients are affected by non-healing wounds each year. With our aging population and the increase in diabetes and obesity these numbers will continue to rise. The need for specialized wound care clinicians has never been greater. Over 40 presentations on key wound care […]

3 On-demand Credit Programs: Biofilms

NACCME* presents 3 On-Demand Programs CREDIT FOR EACH OF THESE 3, one-hour PROGRAMS EXPIRES ON Aug. 30, 2020 “Demystifying the Nature of Biofilms” Register here. Learning Objectives  |  At the end of this session, participants should be able to: Review where biofilm fits into the “bioburden spectrum” of contamination, colonization, critical colonization and infection Explain […]

3-Part On-demand series on Infection Prevention: Competency-based Training, Audits & Feedback

CDC* presents…3-Part On-demand series on Infection Prevention: "Competency-based Training, Audits & Feedback" Course: WB4220 CE Expiration: 06/28/2021, 11:59 PM ( ET ) The areas of training in this educational activity will cover key components to consider when designing infection prevention training; the importance of conducting infection prevention audits; how audits can be performed and implemented as […]

On-demand Program: “Advances in OSA Management: Treatment of Positional Obstructive Sleep Apnea”

As part of its Better Outcomes Webinar Series, Saxe Communications & Philips* present…a new On-demand program... "Advances in OSA Management: Treatment of Positional Obstructive Sleep Apnea" Positional Obstructive Sleep Apnea (POSA) is not a new disorder. It has long been recognized that sleep position can affect the severity of OSA. Positional therapy, along with weight management, […]

“Nutrition Care of the COVID-19 Patient: Strategies for Optimizing Recovery”

Abbott Nutrition* Health Institute (ANHI) presents..."Nutrition Care of the COVID-19 Patient: Strategies for Optimizing Recovery" Join ANHI for this important, free webinar focused on COVID-19 patients and the nutrition guidelines clinicians need to be aware of related to their care. Hear from experts as well as clinicians addressing the pandemic on the front lines. Learning […]

“Biostatistics & Clinical Application Review”

  https://share.vidyard.com/watch/xTF2zRjWNgrS8teAbUhtsW? Download a copy of this content. Healthtrust presents..."Biostatistics and Clinical Application Review" Pharmacists are taught biostatistics and how to apply them to clinical practice while in school, but do not always retain this information. Trials comparing drugs currently used in practice or testing the efficacy and safety of new medications are continuously being […]

Gore 4-part webinar Series for Cardiovascular Professionals, Pandemic & Practice: “Considerations in Resuming Cardiovascular Procedures”

Gore presents a 4-part webinar series for Cardiovascular Professionals, Pandemic & Practice: "Considerations in Resuming Cardiovascular Procedures" Physicians and department leaders discuss the variables they are considering when determining when and how to resume elective procedures as COVID-19 incidence stabilizes. Moderator Darren Schneider, M.D.  |  New York, New York Panelists Ellen Dillavou, M.D.  |  Durham, […]

“Perspectives: Recovery Strategies from the OR to Home”

Dale Medical & Saxe Healthcare Communications presents..."Perspectives: Recovery Strategies from the OR to Home" During these difficult times, many healthcare professionals are unable to obtain their CEs due to increased workloads and conference cancellations. Through the generous support of Dale Medical Products, Saxe Healthcare Communications is offering free CE/CRCE online educational activities. Here is a […]

“Why Wound Care?” on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians

HMP* presents 40..."Why Wound Care?"on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians 6.5 million U.S. patients are affected by non-healing wounds each year. With our aging population and the increase in diabetes and obesity these numbers will continue to rise. The need for specialized wound care clinicians has never been greater. Over 40 presentations on key wound care […]

3 On-demand Credit Programs: Biofilms

NACCME* presents 3 On-Demand Programs CREDIT FOR EACH OF THESE 3, one-hour PROGRAMS EXPIRES ON Aug. 30, 2020 “Demystifying the Nature of Biofilms” Register here. Learning Objectives  |  At the end of this session, participants should be able to: Review where biofilm fits into the “bioburden spectrum” of contamination, colonization, critical colonization and infection Explain […]

“Nutrition Care of the COVID-19 Patient: Guidance for Optimizing ICU Care”

Abbott Nutrtion* Health Institute (ANHI) presents..."Nutrition Care of the COVID-19 Patient: Guidance for Optimizing ICU Care" Join ANHI for this important, free webinar focused on COVID-19 patients and the nutrition guidelines clinicians need to be aware of related to their care. Hear from experts as well as clinicians addressing the pandemic on the front lines. […]

“COVID-19, Sepsis and Home Health Care”

The Sespis Institute* and Sespis Alliance* presents..."COVID-19, Sepsis, and Home Health Care" Home health care has always been a key component for optimal patient care throughout illness and recovery. Many patients currently in home care have chronic conditions putting them at increased risk for infection, such as the novel coronavirus that causes COVID-19, which can […]

“Derivation & Validation of a Novel Opioid-Induced Respiratory Depression Risk Prediction Tool”

Initiatives Webinar series with support from Medtronic* & Phillips* presents..."Derivation & Validation of a Novel Opioid-Induced Respiratory Depression Risk Prediction Tool" Opioid-induced respiratory depression (OIRD), a form of respiratory compromise, is one of the leading avoidable patient safety issues. Respiratory compromise increases morbidity and mortality as well hospital inpatient costs. This presentation will discuss the […]

“Perspectives: Recovery Strategies from the OR to Home”

Dale Medical & Saxe Healthcare Communications presents..."Perspectives: Recovery Strategies from the OR to Home" During these difficult times, many healthcare professionals are unable to obtain their CEs due to increased workloads and conference cancellations. Through the generous support of Dale Medical Products, Saxe Healthcare Communications is offering free CE/CRCE online educational activities. Here is a […]

“Trauma to the Brain? Osmotics are the Game: An Update on Traumatic Brain Injury and Hyperosmolar Therapy”

https://share.vidyard.com/watch/NygZh6ugKjQNhmZ21P5qjo? Download a copy of this content. Healthtrust presents..."Trauma to the Brain? Osmotics are the Game: An Update on Traumatic Brain Injury and Hyperosmolar Therapy". Severe brain injury due to trauma is associated with high mortality. Approximately 50,000 people die from a traumatic brain injury (TBI) each year in the United States. Mortality from TBI […]

“Managing Nutrition Support for Critically Ill COVID-19 Patients”

The American Society for Parenteral & Enteral Nutrition* presents...""Managing Nutrition Support for Critically Ill COVID-19 Patients" This webinar presents an overview of the nutritional management of the critically ill patient with COVID-19 infection. It addresses the vital need for nutrition, nutritional requirements, and the appropriate indications and management of enteral and parenteral nutrition in the […]

“Why Wound Care?” on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians

HMP* presents 40..."Why Wound Care?"on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians 6.5 million U.S. patients are affected by non-healing wounds each year. With our aging population and the increase in diabetes and obesity these numbers will continue to rise. The need for specialized wound care clinicians has never been greater. Over 40 presentations on key wound care […]

3 On-demand Credit Programs: Biofilms

NACCME* presents 3 On-Demand Programs CREDIT FOR EACH OF THESE 3, one-hour PROGRAMS EXPIRES ON Aug. 30, 2020 “Demystifying the Nature of Biofilms” Register here. Learning Objectives  |  At the end of this session, participants should be able to: Review where biofilm fits into the “bioburden spectrum” of contamination, colonization, critical colonization and infection Explain […]

New On-demand program: “Preventing the “Fall” Controlling Pediatric Asthma & Flare-ups During Peak Season”

As part of its Better Outcomes Webinar Series, Saxe Communications and Philips* present…a new On-demand program: "Preventing the "Fall" Controlling Pediatric Asthma & Flare-ups During Peak Season" The fall season is associated with an increase in episodes of poor asthma control and exacerbations for a child with asthma. Children returning to school are exposed to […]

On-demand Infection Prevention program: “Strategies for Preventing Health Care Associated Infection”

CDC* presents…On-demand Infection Prevention program: "Strategies for Preventing Health Care Associated Infection" Course: WB4223 CE Expiration: 07/15/2021, 11:59 PM ( ET ) SP 101: Strategies for Preventing Healthcare Associated Infections |  Describes the overarching socio-adaptive issues to consider when implementing quality improvement work. It provides strategies to engage senior leaders and physicians in quality improvement initiatives. […]

“HEROS Nutrition Series: Part 2 – Restructuring Nutrition Support Services to Facilitate Care for COVID-19 Patients”

Baxter* presents..."HEROS Nutrition Series: Part 2 - Restructuring Nutrition Support Services to Facilitate Care for COVID-19 Patients" Learning Objectives  |  At the end of this session, participants will be able to: Discuss the practical challenges of delivering nutrition support in the COVID-19 pandemic Understand the nutritional requirements and contribution of IV medications and renal replacement […]

“Perspectives: Recovery Strategies from the OR to Home”

Dale Medical & Saxe Healthcare Communications presents..."Perspectives: Recovery Strategies from the OR to Home" During these difficult times, many healthcare professionals are unable to obtain their CEs due to increased workloads and conference cancellations. Through the generous support of Dale Medical Products, Saxe Healthcare Communications is offering free CE/CRCE online educational activities. Here is a […]

On demand program “COVID-19 Pulmonary, ARDS and Ventilator Resources”

The American Association of Critical-Care Nurses* presents..."COVID-19 Pulmonary, ARDS and Ventilator Resources." To date, the most serious reported symptoms from COVID-19 are pulmonary complications. “COVID-19 Pulmonary, ARDS and Ventilator Resources” quickly provides learners with the knowledge and resources to provide essential care to ICU patients with coronavirus. To support you and other nurses who need […]

On-demand CE program: “Sepsis: Pediatric First Response”

Sepsis Alliance Network* presents…"Sepsis: Pediatric First Response" Course expires: 11/30/2022 Providers play a decisive role in the identification and early treatment of children who have sepsis. This training module shows prehospital and emergency medicine clinicians how to identify, assess, and begin treatment for pediatric patients with sepsis. In addition, coordination of care with emergency department and […]

On-demand program: “Firestop Instructional Training”

Grainger* presents…“Firestop Instructional Training” Firestop is widely recognized as a problematic issue for facilities engineering professionals. It is perhaps the most misapplied and misunderstood segment on life-safety in modern construction, especially with the constant changes made to voice and data cabling. This comprehensive, competency-based course is designed to educate and train participants in the fundamentals […]

“Why Wound Care?” on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians

HMP* presents 40..."Why Wound Care?"on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians 6.5 million U.S. patients are affected by non-healing wounds each year. With our aging population and the increase in diabetes and obesity these numbers will continue to rise. The need for specialized wound care clinicians has never been greater. Over 40 presentations on key wound care […]

3 On-demand Credit Programs: Biofilms

NACCME* presents 3 On-Demand Programs CREDIT FOR EACH OF THESE 3, one-hour PROGRAMS EXPIRES ON Aug. 30, 2020 “Demystifying the Nature of Biofilms” Register here. Learning Objectives  |  At the end of this session, participants should be able to: Review where biofilm fits into the “bioburden spectrum” of contamination, colonization, critical colonization and infection Explain […]

3-Part On-demand series on Infection Prevention: “Hand Hygiene”

CDC* presents…3-Part On-demand series on Infection Prevention: "Hand Hygiene" Course: WB4221 CE Expiration: 06/28/2021, 11:59 PM ( ET ) The areas of training in this educational activity will include a description of the critical role of hand hygiene as a foundation for preventing HAIs and review proper hand hygiene technique, including the key moments to perform […]

“Strategies for Safety: COVID-19 Clinical Implications and Best Practices”

O&M* presents…"Strategies for Safety: COVID-19 Clinical Implications and Best Practices" Keeping healthcare professionals safe during the COVID-19 outbreak requires both knowledge and proper planning. Join Owens & Minor for this important and informative webinar reviewing the impact on hospital staff, as well as the evidence-based infection control strategies necessary to mitigate transmission. Combining expertise, common […]

“Perspectives: Recovery Strategies from the OR to Home”

Dale Medical & Saxe Healthcare Communications presents..."Perspectives: Recovery Strategies from the OR to Home" During these difficult times, many healthcare professionals are unable to obtain their CEs due to increased workloads and conference cancellations. Through the generous support of Dale Medical Products, Saxe Healthcare Communications is offering free CE/CRCE online educational activities. Here is a […]

“Multiple Sclerosis”

https://share.vidyard.com/watch/ZR6K6z5NP7mpMH7SFPXw2W Download a copy of this content. HealthTrust presents..."Multiple Sclerosis" Multiple sclerosis is a lesser known and complex disease state. There remains a gap in knowledge of the prevalence, etiology, phenotypes and treatment options of multiple sclerosis. Individualizing treatment regimens remains a particular challenge to encourage compliance while providing sufficient treatment to prevent disease progression […]

“Why Wound Care?” on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians

HMP* presents 40..."Why Wound Care?"on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians 6.5 million U.S. patients are affected by non-healing wounds each year. With our aging population and the increase in diabetes and obesity these numbers will continue to rise. The need for specialized wound care clinicians has never been greater. Over 40 presentations on key wound care […]

3 On-demand Credit Programs: Biofilms

NACCME* presents 3 On-Demand Programs CREDIT FOR EACH OF THESE 3, one-hour PROGRAMS EXPIRES ON Aug. 30, 2020 “Demystifying the Nature of Biofilms” Register here. Learning Objectives  |  At the end of this session, participants should be able to: Review where biofilm fits into the “bioburden spectrum” of contamination, colonization, critical colonization and infection Explain […]

3-Part On-demand series on Infection Prevention: Competency-based Training, Audits & Feedback

CDC* presents…3-Part On-demand series on Infection Prevention: "Competency-based Training, Audits & Feedback" Course: WB4220 CE Expiration: 06/28/2021, 11:59 PM ( ET ) The areas of training in this educational activity will cover key components to consider when designing infection prevention training; the importance of conducting infection prevention audits; how audits can be performed and implemented as […]

On-demand Program: “Advances in OSA Management: Treatment of Positional Obstructive Sleep Apnea”

As part of its Better Outcomes Webinar Series, Saxe Communications & Philips* present…a new On-demand program... "Advances in OSA Management: Treatment of Positional Obstructive Sleep Apnea" Positional Obstructive Sleep Apnea (POSA) is not a new disorder. It has long been recognized that sleep position can affect the severity of OSA. Positional therapy, along with weight management, […]

“Drug Information: Searching Medical Literature”

https://share.vidyard.com/watch/QSYhwPAQRXR4p2ubhH2Kdx? Download a copy of this content. HealthTrust presents..."Drug Information: Searching Medical Literature" Despite being an essential part of a healthcare professional, many pharmacists and nurses may not know where to start when asked to search medical literature in response to a question from another healthcare provider or patient. As a result, pharmacists and nurses […]

“Why Wound Care?” on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians

HMP* presents 40..."Why Wound Care?"on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians 6.5 million U.S. patients are affected by non-healing wounds each year. With our aging population and the increase in diabetes and obesity these numbers will continue to rise. The need for specialized wound care clinicians has never been greater. Over 40 presentations on key wound care […]

3 On-demand Credit Programs: Biofilms

NACCME* presents 3 On-Demand Programs CREDIT FOR EACH OF THESE 3, one-hour PROGRAMS EXPIRES ON Aug. 30, 2020 “Demystifying the Nature of Biofilms” Register here. Learning Objectives  |  At the end of this session, participants should be able to: Review where biofilm fits into the “bioburden spectrum” of contamination, colonization, critical colonization and infection Explain […]

“More than Skin Deep: Peristomal Skin Complications & Implications”

This webinar has been postponed until August 25. HealthTrust & Hollister present..."More than Skin Deep: Peristomal Skin Complications & Implications" Peristomal skin complications are commonly managed by the person with an ostomy or nurses caring for them, without complete understanding of the condition. Peristomal skin complications have far outreaching implications that affect the individual’s health […]

“COVID-19 & Sepsis”

Sepsis Alliance Network*presents…"COVID-19 & Sepsis" COVID-19 has drastically impacted the healthcare system across the continuum of care. In this webinar, learn how an emergency department physician and an infectious diseases physician are assessing and responding to the virus and sepsis. You’ll hear about recent cases from the San Francisco Bay area, as well as how you […]

“Monitoring Regional Oxygen Saturation: Assessing the Value of NIRS in Clinical Practice”

Initiatives Webinar series with support from Medtronic* & Phillips* presents..."Monitoring Regional Oxygen Saturation: Assessing the Value of NIRS in Clinical Practice" Conventional cardiovascular monitoring may not detect tissue hypoxia, and conventional cardiovascular support aiming at global hemodynamics may not restore tissue oxygenation. This webinar will review the use of Near-Infrared Spectroscopy Systems (NIRS) to detect […]

“Why Wound Care?” on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians

HMP* presents 40..."Why Wound Care?"on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians 6.5 million U.S. patients are affected by non-healing wounds each year. With our aging population and the increase in diabetes and obesity these numbers will continue to rise. The need for specialized wound care clinicians has never been greater. Over 40 presentations on key wound care […]

3 On-demand Credit Programs: Biofilms

NACCME* presents 3 On-Demand Programs CREDIT FOR EACH OF THESE 3, one-hour PROGRAMS EXPIRES ON Aug. 30, 2020 “Demystifying the Nature of Biofilms” Register here. Learning Objectives  |  At the end of this session, participants should be able to: Review where biofilm fits into the “bioburden spectrum” of contamination, colonization, critical colonization and infection Explain […]

On-demand Infection Prevention program: “Strategies for Preventing Health Care Associated Infection”

CDC* presents…On-demand Infection Prevention program: "Strategies for Preventing Health Care Associated Infection" Course: WB4223 CE Expiration: 07/15/2021, 11:59 PM ( ET ) SP 101: Strategies for Preventing Healthcare Associated Infections |  Describes the overarching socio-adaptive issues to consider when implementing quality improvement work. It provides strategies to engage senior leaders and physicians in quality improvement initiatives. […]

New On-demand program: “Preventing the “Fall” Controlling Pediatric Asthma & Flare-ups During Peak Season”

As part of its Better Outcomes Webinar Series, Saxe Communications and Philips* present…a new On-demand program: "Preventing the "Fall" Controlling Pediatric Asthma & Flare-ups During Peak Season" The fall season is associated with an increase in episodes of poor asthma control and exacerbations for a child with asthma. Children returning to school are exposed to […]

“Sepsis Case Studies”

Sepsis Alliance Network* presents…"Sepsis Case Studies" Delve into sepsis case studies that illustrate common assessments and tools used to care for sepsis. This presentation will detail case studies that cover three different healthcare areas, as well as the team members involved in the assessment, diagnosis, and treatment of patients with sepsis. These cases will highlight the […]

“Case Studies in Capnography: So Much More Than Ventilation”

Stryker & Saxe Healthcare Communications present*…"Case Studies in Capnography: So Much More Than Ventilation" Capnography provides continuous, dynamic assessment of the ventilatory status of patients. This modality can be a helpful monitoring adjunct as a marker of ventilation in patients with ventilation/perfusion (V/Q) matching. Historically, the challenge in interpretation of capnography values has been in […]

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update

HealthTrust hosted a live webinar event on March 17: "Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update" Links to important resources from the CDC, WHO and more... On the last day of 2019, a pneumonia of unknown cause was detected in Wuhan, China, and first reported to the World Health Organization (WHO). The virus has continued to spread and […]

“Why Wound Care?” on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians

HMP* presents 40..."Why Wound Care?"on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians 6.5 million U.S. patients are affected by non-healing wounds each year. With our aging population and the increase in diabetes and obesity these numbers will continue to rise. The need for specialized wound care clinicians has never been greater. Over 40 presentations on key wound care […]

3 On-demand Credit Programs: Biofilms

NACCME* presents 3 On-Demand Programs CREDIT FOR EACH OF THESE 3, one-hour PROGRAMS EXPIRES ON Aug. 30, 2020 “Demystifying the Nature of Biofilms” Register here. Learning Objectives  |  At the end of this session, participants should be able to: Review where biofilm fits into the “bioburden spectrum” of contamination, colonization, critical colonization and infection Explain […]

3-Part On-demand series on Infection Prevention: “Hand Hygiene”

CDC* presents…3-Part On-demand series on Infection Prevention: "Hand Hygiene" Course: WB4221 CE Expiration: 06/28/2021, 11:59 PM ( ET ) The areas of training in this educational activity will include a description of the critical role of hand hygiene as a foundation for preventing HAIs and review proper hand hygiene technique, including the key moments to perform […]

On-demand CE program: “Sepsis: Pediatric First Response”

Sepsis Alliance Network* presents…"Sepsis: Pediatric First Response" Course expires: 11/30/2022 Providers play a decisive role in the identification and early treatment of children who have sepsis. This training module shows prehospital and emergency medicine clinicians how to identify, assess, and begin treatment for pediatric patients with sepsis. In addition, coordination of care with emergency department and […]

On-demand program: “Firestop Instructional Training”

Grainger* presents…“Firestop Instructional Training” Firestop is widely recognized as a problematic issue for facilities engineering professionals. It is perhaps the most misapplied and misunderstood segment on life-safety in modern construction, especially with the constant changes made to voice and data cabling. This comprehensive, competency-based course is designed to educate and train participants in the fundamentals […]

“Tip of the Iceberg: Alterations of PK/PD in Patients Undergoing Targeted Temperature Management”

https://share.vidyard.com/watch/6DoPse6hqmFpACRQw8Jk6Q? Download a copy of this content. HealthTrust presents..."Tip of the Iceberg: Alterations of PK/PD in Patients Undergoing Targeted Temperature Management" Targeted temperature management (TTM), or therapeutic hypothermia (TH), is utilized in cardiac arrest patients following ROSC to preserve neurologic function and improve long term outcomes. The induction, maintenance and rewarming experienced by the patient […]

“Why Wound Care?” on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians

HMP* presents 40..."Why Wound Care?"on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians 6.5 million U.S. patients are affected by non-healing wounds each year. With our aging population and the increase in diabetes and obesity these numbers will continue to rise. The need for specialized wound care clinicians has never been greater. Over 40 presentations on key wound care […]

3 On-demand Credit Programs: Biofilms

NACCME* presents 3 On-Demand Programs CREDIT FOR EACH OF THESE 3, one-hour PROGRAMS EXPIRES ON Aug. 30, 2020 “Demystifying the Nature of Biofilms” Register here. Learning Objectives  |  At the end of this session, participants should be able to: Review where biofilm fits into the “bioburden spectrum” of contamination, colonization, critical colonization and infection Explain […]

On-demand Program: “Advances in OSA Management: Treatment of Positional Obstructive Sleep Apnea”

As part of its Better Outcomes Webinar Series, Saxe Communications & Philips* present…a new On-demand program... "Advances in OSA Management: Treatment of Positional Obstructive Sleep Apnea" Positional Obstructive Sleep Apnea (POSA) is not a new disorder. It has long been recognized that sleep position can affect the severity of OSA. Positional therapy, along with weight management, […]

“Why Wound Care?” on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians

HMP* presents 40..."Why Wound Care?"on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians 6.5 million U.S. patients are affected by non-healing wounds each year. With our aging population and the increase in diabetes and obesity these numbers will continue to rise. The need for specialized wound care clinicians has never been greater. Over 40 presentations on key wound care […]

3 On-demand Credit Programs: Biofilms

NACCME* presents 3 On-Demand Programs CREDIT FOR EACH OF THESE 3, one-hour PROGRAMS EXPIRES ON Aug. 30, 2020 “Demystifying the Nature of Biofilms” Register here. Learning Objectives  |  At the end of this session, participants should be able to: Review where biofilm fits into the “bioburden spectrum” of contamination, colonization, critical colonization and infection Explain […]

3-Part On-demand series on Infection Prevention: Competency-based Training, Audits & Feedback

CDC* presents…3-Part On-demand series on Infection Prevention: "Competency-based Training, Audits & Feedback" Course: WB4220 CE Expiration: 06/28/2021, 11:59 PM ( ET ) The areas of training in this educational activity will cover key components to consider when designing infection prevention training; the importance of conducting infection prevention audits; how audits can be performed and implemented as […]

“Beyond the Basics: Addressing GI Intolerance in the ICU”

Abbott Nutrition Health Institute* presents…“Beyond the Basics: Addressing GI Intolerance in the ICU” Gastrointestinal intolerance (GI) has significant clinical implications for critical care patients. The key to a patient's care plan is recognizing appropriate and effective nutrition interventions. The presenter will share her expertise on GI intolerance in the critical setting. Learning Objectives: Describe clinical […]

“Why Wound Care?” on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians

HMP* presents 40..."Why Wound Care?"on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians 6.5 million U.S. patients are affected by non-healing wounds each year. With our aging population and the increase in diabetes and obesity these numbers will continue to rise. The need for specialized wound care clinicians has never been greater. Over 40 presentations on key wound care […]

3 On-demand Credit Programs: Biofilms

NACCME* presents 3 On-Demand Programs CREDIT FOR EACH OF THESE 3, one-hour PROGRAMS EXPIRES ON Aug. 30, 2020 “Demystifying the Nature of Biofilms” Register here. Learning Objectives  |  At the end of this session, participants should be able to: Review where biofilm fits into the “bioburden spectrum” of contamination, colonization, critical colonization and infection Explain […]

“2020: Wound/Ulcer Management Reimbursement Resolutions for the New Decade”

Download a copy of this content. Healthtrust presents..."2020: Wound/Ulcer Management Reimbursement Resolutions for the New Decade" As wound/ulcer management stakeholders enter the new decade, they must work together as a team to manage the revenue cycle of their current business model and to prepare their revenue cycle for the business model refinements that are necessary […]

“Are You Assessment / Inspection Ready?”

The Grifols Academy of Transfusion Medicine* presents…“Are You Assessment / Inspection Ready?” Being prepared for inspections is a crucial aspect of the clinical laboratory, especially in the transfusion service. In this presentation, Mary will review various strategies for inspection readiness as well as discuss tasks laboratories can complete on a routine basis to ensure they […]

New On-demand program: “Preventing the “Fall” Controlling Pediatric Asthma & Flare-ups During Peak Season”

As part of its Better Outcomes Webinar Series, Saxe Communications and Philips* present…a new On-demand program: "Preventing the "Fall" Controlling Pediatric Asthma & Flare-ups During Peak Season" The fall season is associated with an increase in episodes of poor asthma control and exacerbations for a child with asthma. Children returning to school are exposed to […]

“Why Wound Care?” on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians

HMP* presents 40..."Why Wound Care?"on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians 6.5 million U.S. patients are affected by non-healing wounds each year. With our aging population and the increase in diabetes and obesity these numbers will continue to rise. The need for specialized wound care clinicians has never been greater. Over 40 presentations on key wound care […]

3 On-demand Credit Programs: Biofilms

NACCME* presents 3 On-Demand Programs CREDIT FOR EACH OF THESE 3, one-hour PROGRAMS EXPIRES ON Aug. 30, 2020 “Demystifying the Nature of Biofilms” Register here. Learning Objectives  |  At the end of this session, participants should be able to: Review where biofilm fits into the “bioburden spectrum” of contamination, colonization, critical colonization and infection Explain […]

On-demand Infection Prevention program: “Strategies for Preventing Health Care Associated Infection”

CDC* presents…On-demand Infection Prevention program: "Strategies for Preventing Health Care Associated Infection" Course: WB4223 CE Expiration: 07/15/2021, 11:59 PM ( ET ) SP 101: Strategies for Preventing Healthcare Associated Infections |  Describes the overarching socio-adaptive issues to consider when implementing quality improvement work. It provides strategies to engage senior leaders and physicians in quality improvement initiatives. […]

On-demand CE program: “Sepsis: Pediatric First Response”

Sepsis Alliance Network* presents…"Sepsis: Pediatric First Response" Course expires: 11/30/2022 Providers play a decisive role in the identification and early treatment of children who have sepsis. This training module shows prehospital and emergency medicine clinicians how to identify, assess, and begin treatment for pediatric patients with sepsis. In addition, coordination of care with emergency department and […]

On-demand program: “Firestop Instructional Training”

Grainger* presents…“Firestop Instructional Training” Firestop is widely recognized as a problematic issue for facilities engineering professionals. It is perhaps the most misapplied and misunderstood segment on life-safety in modern construction, especially with the constant changes made to voice and data cabling. This comprehensive, competency-based course is designed to educate and train participants in the fundamentals […]

“Why Wound Care?” on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians

HMP* presents 40..."Why Wound Care?"on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians 6.5 million U.S. patients are affected by non-healing wounds each year. With our aging population and the increase in diabetes and obesity these numbers will continue to rise. The need for specialized wound care clinicians has never been greater. Over 40 presentations on key wound care […]

3 On-demand Credit Programs: Biofilms

NACCME* presents 3 On-Demand Programs CREDIT FOR EACH OF THESE 3, one-hour PROGRAMS EXPIRES ON Aug. 30, 2020 “Demystifying the Nature of Biofilms” Register here. Learning Objectives  |  At the end of this session, participants should be able to: Review where biofilm fits into the “bioburden spectrum” of contamination, colonization, critical colonization and infection Explain […]

3-Part On-demand series on Infection Prevention: “Hand Hygiene”

CDC* presents…3-Part On-demand series on Infection Prevention: "Hand Hygiene" Course: WB4221 CE Expiration: 06/28/2021, 11:59 PM ( ET ) The areas of training in this educational activity will include a description of the critical role of hand hygiene as a foundation for preventing HAIs and review proper hand hygiene technique, including the key moments to perform […]

“Management of Delirium in the Non-ICU Geriatric Population”

Access the recording. Download a copy of this content. HealthTrust presents..."Management of Delirium in the Non-ICU Geriatric Population" Since January 1, 2011, it has been estimated that 10,000 Baby Boomers reach the retirement age of 65 years each day. A common disorder in hospitalized geriatric patients is delirium, which is estimated to occur in 14-42% […]

On-demand Program: “Advances in OSA Management: Treatment of Positional Obstructive Sleep Apnea”

As part of its Better Outcomes Webinar Series, Saxe Communications & Philips* present…a new On-demand program... "Advances in OSA Management: Treatment of Positional Obstructive Sleep Apnea" Positional Obstructive Sleep Apnea (POSA) is not a new disorder. It has long been recognized that sleep position can affect the severity of OSA. Positional therapy, along with weight management, […]

“Why Wound Care?” on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians

HMP* presents 40..."Why Wound Care?"on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians 6.5 million U.S. patients are affected by non-healing wounds each year. With our aging population and the increase in diabetes and obesity these numbers will continue to rise. The need for specialized wound care clinicians has never been greater. Over 40 presentations on key wound care […]

3 On-demand Credit Programs: Biofilms

NACCME* presents 3 On-Demand Programs CREDIT FOR EACH OF THESE 3, one-hour PROGRAMS EXPIRES ON Aug. 30, 2020 “Demystifying the Nature of Biofilms” Register here. Learning Objectives  |  At the end of this session, participants should be able to: Review where biofilm fits into the “bioburden spectrum” of contamination, colonization, critical colonization and infection Explain […]

3-Part On-demand series on Infection Prevention: Competency-based Training, Audits & Feedback

CDC* presents…3-Part On-demand series on Infection Prevention: "Competency-based Training, Audits & Feedback" Course: WB4220 CE Expiration: 06/28/2021, 11:59 PM ( ET ) The areas of training in this educational activity will cover key components to consider when designing infection prevention training; the importance of conducting infection prevention audits; how audits can be performed and implemented as […]

“Nothing To Sneeze At: Influenza Updates”

Access the recording. Download a copy of this content. HealthTrust presents... "Nothing To Sneeze At: Influenza Updates" There have been changes to the influenza vaccination recommendations for the 2019-2020 influenza season compared to the 2018-2019 season. Additionally, new treatment options for influenza have emerged since the last published IDSA guidelines in 2009. During this presentation, […]

“Upholstery Fabrics Environmental + Health Impact”

Global Furniture Group & Enviroleather* present…"Upholstery Fabrics Environmental + Health Impact" Objective  | To assist with evaluation criteria for the selection of sustainable upholstery fabrics for use in commercial interiors. Location:  Nashville Civic Design Center  |  138 Second Avenue North, Suite 106  |  Nashville, TN 37201 Select from one of the following sessions. Additional details […]

“Upholstery Fabrics Environmental + Health Impact”

Global Furniture Group & Enviroleather* present…"Upholstery Fabrics Environmental + Health Impact" Objective  | To assist with evaluation criteria for the selection of sustainable upholstery fabrics for use in commercial interiors. Location:  Nashville Civic Design Center  |  138 Second Avenue North, Suite 106  |  Nashville, TN 37201 Select from one of the following sessions. Additional details […]

“Why Wound Care?” on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians

HMP* presents 40..."Why Wound Care?"on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians 6.5 million U.S. patients are affected by non-healing wounds each year. With our aging population and the increase in diabetes and obesity these numbers will continue to rise. The need for specialized wound care clinicians has never been greater. Over 40 presentations on key wound care […]

3 On-demand Credit Programs: Biofilms

NACCME* presents 3 On-Demand Programs CREDIT FOR EACH OF THESE 3, one-hour PROGRAMS EXPIRES ON Aug. 30, 2020 “Demystifying the Nature of Biofilms” Register here. Learning Objectives  |  At the end of this session, participants should be able to: Review where biofilm fits into the “bioburden spectrum” of contamination, colonization, critical colonization and infection Explain […]

“Preparing for an Accreditation Survey of Sterile Processing”

3M Health Care Academy* presents..."Preparing for an Accreditation Survey of Sterile Processing" The presenter will provide an updated overview of what the key aspects CSSD Professionals should focus on, as they prepare for upcoming accreditation surveys. Learning Objectives  |  At the end of this session, participants should be able to: Identify device and instrument processing […]

“Preparing for an Accreditation Survey of Sterile Processing”

3M Health Care Academy* presents..."Preparing for an Accreditation Survey of Sterile Processing" The presenter will provide an updated overview of what the key aspects CSSD Professionals should focus on, as they prepare for upcoming accreditation surveys. Learning Objectives  |  At the end of this session, participants should be able to: Identify device and instrument processing […]

“Resist Complacency & Commit to Your Future”

3M Health Care Academy* presents..."Resist Complacency & Commit to Your Future'' The presenter will discuss fixed and growth mindsets, how achieving differs from doing, and how to recognize the difference between creating a reputation and building a legacy. Learning Objectives  |  At the end of this session, participants should be able to: Explain the dangers […]

“Resist Complacency & Commit to Your Future”

3M Health Care Academy* presents..."Resist Complacency & Commit to Your Future'' The presenter will discuss fixed and growth mindsets, how achieving differs from doing, and how to recognize the difference between creating a reputation and building a legacy. Learning Objectives  |  At the end of this session, participants should be able to: Explain the dangers […]

“Resist Complacency & Commit to Your Future”

3M Health Care Academy* presents..."Resist Complacency & Commit to Your Future'' The presenter will discuss fixed and growth mindsets, how achieving differs from doing, and how to recognize the difference between creating a reputation and building a legacy. Learning Objectives  |  At the end of this session, participants should be able to: Explain the dangers […]

“Every Touchpoint Matters: Surgical Site Infection Risk Reduction”

3M Health Care Academy* presents..."Every Touchpoint Matters: Surgical Site Infection Risk Reduction" The presenter will discuss the key risk factors for SSI and actions to reduce the risk of SSI. Learning Objectives  |  At the end of this session, participants should be able to: Identify the many patient touchpoints throughout the journey Discuss the pathophysiological […]

“Every Touchpoint Matters: Surgical Site Infection Risk Reduction”

3M Health Care Academy* presents..."Every Touchpoint Matters: Surgical Site Infection Risk Reduction" The presenter will discuss the key risk factors for SSI and actions to reduce the risk of SSI. Learning Objectives  |  At the end of this session, participants should be able to: Identify the many patient touchpoints throughout the journey Discuss the pathophysiological […]

“Why Wound Care?” on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians

HMP* presents 40..."Why Wound Care?"on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians 6.5 million U.S. patients are affected by non-healing wounds each year. With our aging population and the increase in diabetes and obesity these numbers will continue to rise. The need for specialized wound care clinicians has never been greater. Over 40 presentations on key wound care […]

3 On-demand Credit Programs: Biofilms

NACCME* presents 3 On-Demand Programs CREDIT FOR EACH OF THESE 3, one-hour PROGRAMS EXPIRES ON Aug. 30, 2020 “Demystifying the Nature of Biofilms” Register here. Learning Objectives  |  At the end of this session, participants should be able to: Review where biofilm fits into the “bioburden spectrum” of contamination, colonization, critical colonization and infection Explain […]

New On-demand program: “Preventing the “Fall” Controlling Pediatric Asthma & Flare-ups During Peak Season”

As part of its Better Outcomes Webinar Series, Saxe Communications and Philips* present…a new On-demand program: "Preventing the "Fall" Controlling Pediatric Asthma & Flare-ups During Peak Season" The fall season is associated with an increase in episodes of poor asthma control and exacerbations for a child with asthma. Children returning to school are exposed to […]

On-demand Infection Prevention program: “Strategies for Preventing Health Care Associated Infection”

CDC* presents…On-demand Infection Prevention program: "Strategies for Preventing Health Care Associated Infection" Course: WB4223 CE Expiration: 07/15/2021, 11:59 PM ( ET ) SP 101: Strategies for Preventing Healthcare Associated Infections |  Describes the overarching socio-adaptive issues to consider when implementing quality improvement work. It provides strategies to engage senior leaders and physicians in quality improvement initiatives. […]

“Empowering Antibiotic Stewardship: Understanding the Use of Procalcitonin”

Sepsis Alliance Network* presents…“Empowering Antibiotic Stewardship: Understanding the Use of Procalcitonin” This webinar will reinforce better antibiotic use and provide strategies to better utilize the biomarker procalcitonin in the most advantageous methods compared to non-specific biomarkers IL-1, IL-6, TNF, leukocytosis and lactate. The pathophysiology and kinetics will be reviewed, and applied in case studies to […]

“Respiratory Compromise: Common, Costly, Deadly & Preventable”

Initiatives Webinar series with support from Medtronic* and Phillips* presents "Respiratory Compromise: Common, Costly, Deadly & Preventable" Respiratory compromise is one of the leading avoidable patient safety issues. Respiratory compromise increases morbidity and mortality as well hospital inpatient costs. This presentation will define respiratory compromise, its causes, its implications and evidence-based prevention strategies that include […]

On-demand program: “Firestop Instructional Training”

Grainger* presents…“Firestop Instructional Training” Firestop is widely recognized as a problematic issue for facilities engineering professionals. It is perhaps the most misapplied and misunderstood segment on life-safety in modern construction, especially with the constant changes made to voice and data cabling. This comprehensive, competency-based course is designed to educate and train participants in the fundamentals […]

“Why Wound Care?” on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians

HMP* presents 40..."Why Wound Care?"on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians 6.5 million U.S. patients are affected by non-healing wounds each year. With our aging population and the increase in diabetes and obesity these numbers will continue to rise. The need for specialized wound care clinicians has never been greater. Over 40 presentations on key wound care […]

3 On-demand Credit Programs: Biofilms

NACCME* presents 3 On-Demand Programs CREDIT FOR EACH OF THESE 3, one-hour PROGRAMS EXPIRES ON Aug. 30, 2020 “Demystifying the Nature of Biofilms” Register here. Learning Objectives  |  At the end of this session, participants should be able to: Review where biofilm fits into the “bioburden spectrum” of contamination, colonization, critical colonization and infection Explain […]

3-Part On-demand series on Infection Prevention: “Hand Hygiene”

CDC* presents…3-Part On-demand series on Infection Prevention: "Hand Hygiene" Course: WB4221 CE Expiration: 06/28/2021, 11:59 PM ( ET ) The areas of training in this educational activity will include a description of the critical role of hand hygiene as a foundation for preventing HAIs and review proper hand hygiene technique, including the key moments to perform […]

“Gene Therapy: Considerations for Pharmacists Today & for the Future”

Access the recording. Download a copy of this content. Gene therapies have gained momentum due to accumulation of early successful clinical studies. Currently, there are two gene therapies that are FDA-approved in the United States, but there are over 800 cell- and gene therapy programs currently in clinical development, including for previously untreatable diseases such […]

“Why Wound Care?” on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians

HMP* presents 40..."Why Wound Care?"on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians 6.5 million U.S. patients are affected by non-healing wounds each year. With our aging population and the increase in diabetes and obesity these numbers will continue to rise. The need for specialized wound care clinicians has never been greater. Over 40 presentations on key wound care […]

3 On-demand Credit Programs: Biofilms

NACCME* presents 3 On-Demand Programs CREDIT FOR EACH OF THESE 3, one-hour PROGRAMS EXPIRES ON Aug. 30, 2020 “Demystifying the Nature of Biofilms” Register here. Learning Objectives  |  At the end of this session, participants should be able to: Review where biofilm fits into the “bioburden spectrum” of contamination, colonization, critical colonization and infection Explain […]

3-Part On-demand series on Infection Prevention: Competency-based Training, Audits & Feedback

CDC* presents…3-Part On-demand series on Infection Prevention: "Competency-based Training, Audits & Feedback" Course: WB4220 CE Expiration: 06/28/2021, 11:59 PM ( ET ) The areas of training in this educational activity will cover key components to consider when designing infection prevention training; the importance of conducting infection prevention audits; how audits can be performed and implemented as […]

On-demand Program: “Advances in OSA Management: Treatment of Positional Obstructive Sleep Apnea”

As part of its Better Outcomes Webinar Series, Saxe Communications & Philips* present…a new On-demand program... "Advances in OSA Management: Treatment of Positional Obstructive Sleep Apnea" Positional Obstructive Sleep Apnea (POSA) is not a new disorder. It has long been recognized that sleep position can affect the severity of OSA. Positional therapy, along with weight management, […]

“Why Wound Care?” on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians

HMP* presents 40..."Why Wound Care?"on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians 6.5 million U.S. patients are affected by non-healing wounds each year. With our aging population and the increase in diabetes and obesity these numbers will continue to rise. The need for specialized wound care clinicians has never been greater. Over 40 presentations on key wound care […]

3 On-demand Credit Programs: Biofilms

NACCME* presents 3 On-Demand Programs CREDIT FOR EACH OF THESE 3, one-hour PROGRAMS EXPIRES ON Aug. 30, 2020 “Demystifying the Nature of Biofilms” Register here. Learning Objectives  |  At the end of this session, participants should be able to: Review where biofilm fits into the “bioburden spectrum” of contamination, colonization, critical colonization and infection Explain […]

“Why Wound Care?” on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians

HMP* presents 40..."Why Wound Care?"on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians 6.5 million U.S. patients are affected by non-healing wounds each year. With our aging population and the increase in diabetes and obesity these numbers will continue to rise. The need for specialized wound care clinicians has never been greater. Over 40 presentations on key wound care […]

3 On-demand Credit Programs: Biofilms

NACCME* presents 3 On-Demand Programs CREDIT FOR EACH OF THESE 3, one-hour PROGRAMS EXPIRES ON Aug. 30, 2020 “Demystifying the Nature of Biofilms” Register here. Learning Objectives  |  At the end of this session, participants should be able to: Review where biofilm fits into the “bioburden spectrum” of contamination, colonization, critical colonization and infection Explain […]

On-demand Infection Prevention program: “Strategies for Preventing Health Care Associated Infection”

CDC* presents…On-demand Infection Prevention program: "Strategies for Preventing Health Care Associated Infection" Course: WB4223 CE Expiration: 07/15/2021, 11:59 PM ( ET ) SP 101: Strategies for Preventing Healthcare Associated Infections |  Describes the overarching socio-adaptive issues to consider when implementing quality improvement work. It provides strategies to engage senior leaders and physicians in quality improvement initiatives. […]

New On-demand program: “Preventing the “Fall” Controlling Pediatric Asthma & Flare-ups During Peak Season”

As part of its Better Outcomes Webinar Series, Saxe Communications and Philips* present…a new On-demand program: "Preventing the "Fall" Controlling Pediatric Asthma & Flare-ups During Peak Season" The fall season is associated with an increase in episodes of poor asthma control and exacerbations for a child with asthma. Children returning to school are exposed to […]

“2019 Update to the ACC-AHA Atrial Fibrillation Guidelines”

Access the recording. Download a copy of this content. HealthTrust presents..."2019 Update to the ACC-AHA Atrial Fibrillation Guidelines" This educational program will review the most recent update to the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Atrial Fibrillation Guidelines, which were last published in 2014. The program will highlight key updates to risk stratification scoring methods […]

Deadline tonight: 2020 HealthTrust University Conference Call for Proposals

The 2020 HealthTrust University Conference Call for Proposals is now open. The deadline to submit is 10:59PM (Central) tonight. Subject matter experts (SMEs) are invited to share impactful clinical initiatives, supply chain success stories and/or performance improvement best practices with HealthTrust members during the annual HTU Conference event. (Promotional content will not be considered.) Feel free […]

Deadline Monday: 2020 HealthTrust University Conference Call for Proposals

The 2020 HealthTrust University Conference Call for Proposals is open through 10:59PM (Central) on Monday, Dec. 16. Subject matter experts (SMEs) are invited to share impactful clinical initiatives, supply chain success stories and/or performance improvement best practices with HealthTrust members during the annual HTU Conference event. (Promotional content will not be considered.) Feel free to contact university@healthtrustpg.com to […]

“Why Wound Care?” on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians

HMP* presents 40..."Why Wound Care?"on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians 6.5 million U.S. patients are affected by non-healing wounds each year. With our aging population and the increase in diabetes and obesity these numbers will continue to rise. The need for specialized wound care clinicians has never been greater. Over 40 presentations on key wound care […]

3 On-demand Credit Programs: Biofilms

NACCME* presents 3 On-Demand Programs CREDIT FOR EACH OF THESE 3, one-hour PROGRAMS EXPIRES ON Aug. 30, 2020 “Demystifying the Nature of Biofilms” Register here. Learning Objectives  |  At the end of this session, participants should be able to: Review where biofilm fits into the “bioburden spectrum” of contamination, colonization, critical colonization and infection Explain […]

Deadline Monday: 2020 HealthTrust University Conference Call for Proposals

The 2020 HealthTrust University Conference Call for Proposals is open through 10:59PM (Central) on Monday, Dec. 16. Subject matter experts (SMEs) are invited to share impactful clinical initiatives, supply chain success stories and/or performance improvement best practices with HealthTrust members during the annual HTU Conference event. (Promotional content will not be considered.) Feel free to contact university@healthtrustpg.com to […]

3-Part On-demand series on Infection Prevention: “Hand Hygiene”

CDC* presents…3-Part On-demand series on Infection Prevention: "Hand Hygiene" Course: WB4221 CE Expiration: 06/28/2021, 11:59 PM ( ET ) The areas of training in this educational activity will include a description of the critical role of hand hygiene as a foundation for preventing HAIs and review proper hand hygiene technique, including the key moments to perform […]

“Evidence Into Action: A Review of the Updated Guidelines for Nutrition & Pressure Injuries”

As part of its Improving Lives Through Nutrition webinar series, Abbott* presents…“Evidence Into Action: A Review of the Updated Guidelines for Nutrition & Pressure Injuries” At the conclusion of this program the attendee will be able to: Recognize the nutritional components of wound care that have new and/or updated guidelines Develop and implement an individualized […]

Deadline Monday: 2020 HealthTrust University Conference Call for Proposals

The 2020 HealthTrust University Conference Call for Proposals is open through 10:59PM (Central) on Monday, Dec. 16. Subject matter experts (SMEs) are invited to share impactful clinical initiatives, supply chain success stories and/or performance improvement best practices with HealthTrust members during the annual HTU Conference event. (Promotional content will not be considered.) Feel free to contact university@healthtrustpg.com to […]

“Post-Sepsis Syndrome: Recognition & Management”

Sepsis Alliance Network* presents…“Post-Sepsis Syndrome: Recognition & Management” Post-sepsis syndrome affects up to 50% of sepsis survivors, and is associated with cognitive, physical and mental health impairments. Healthcare professionals who recognize post-sepsis syndrome and initiate treatment can positively impact post-sepsis quality of life in their patients. This webinar will review signs and symptoms of sepsis and […]

“Evidence Into Action: A Review of the Updated Guidelines for Nutrition & Pressure Injuries”

As part of its Improving Lives Through Nutrition webinar series, Abbott* presents…“Evidence Into Action: A Review of the Updated Guidelines for Nutrition & Pressure Injuries” At the conclusion of this program the attendee will be able to: Recognize the nutritional components of wound care that have new and/or updated guidelines Develop and implement an individualized […]

2020 HealthTrust University Conference Call for Proposals

The 2020 HealthTrust University Conference Call for Proposals is now open. Subject matter experts (SMEs) are invited to share impactful clinical initiatives, supply chain success stories and/or performance improvement best practices with HealthTrust members during the annual HTU Conference event. (Promotional content will not be considered.) Feel free to contact university@healthtrustpg.com to discuss topics of member interest or […]

On-demand program: “Firestop Instructional Training”

Grainger* presents…“Firestop Instructional Training” Firestop is widely recognized as a problematic issue for facilities engineering professionals. It is perhaps the most misapplied and misunderstood segment on life-safety in modern construction, especially with the constant changes made to voice and data cabling. This comprehensive, competency-based course is designed to educate and train participants in the fundamentals […]

2020 HealthTrust University Conference Call for Proposals

The 2020 HealthTrust University Conference Call for Proposals is now open. Subject matter experts (SMEs) are invited to share impactful clinical initiatives, supply chain success stories and/or performance improvement best practices with HealthTrust members during the annual HTU Conference event. (Promotional content will not be considered.) Feel free to contact university@healthtrustpg.com to discuss topics of member interest or […]

2020 HealthTrust University Conference Call for Proposals

The 2020 HealthTrust University Conference Call for Proposals is now open. Subject matter experts (SMEs) are invited to share impactful clinical initiatives, supply chain success stories and/or performance improvement best practices with HealthTrust members during the annual HTU Conference event. (Promotional content will not be considered.) Feel free to contact university@healthtrustpg.com to discuss topics of member interest or […]

2020 HealthTrust University Conference Call for Proposals

The 2020 HealthTrust University Conference Call for Proposals is now open. Subject matter experts (SMEs) are invited to share impactful clinical initiatives, supply chain success stories and/or performance improvement best practices with HealthTrust members during the annual HTU Conference event. (Promotional content will not be considered.) Feel free to contact university@healthtrustpg.com to discuss topics of member interest or […]

2020 HealthTrust University Conference Call for Proposals

The 2020 HealthTrust University Conference Call for Proposals is now open. Subject matter experts (SMEs) are invited to share impactful clinical initiatives, supply chain success stories and/or performance improvement best practices with HealthTrust members during the annual HTU Conference event. (Promotional content will not be considered.) Feel free to contact university@healthtrustpg.com to discuss topics of member interest or […]

“Why Wound Care?” on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians

HMP* presents 40..."Why Wound Care?"on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians 6.5 million U.S. patients are affected by non-healing wounds each year. With our aging population and the increase in diabetes and obesity these numbers will continue to rise. The need for specialized wound care clinicians has never been greater. Over 40 presentations on key wound care […]

3 On-demand Credit Programs: Biofilms

NACCME* presents 3 On-Demand Programs CREDIT FOR EACH OF THESE 3, one-hour PROGRAMS EXPIRES ON Aug. 30, 2020 “Demystifying the Nature of Biofilms” Register here. Learning Objectives  |  At the end of this session, participants should be able to: Review where biofilm fits into the “bioburden spectrum” of contamination, colonization, critical colonization and infection Explain […]

2020 HealthTrust University Conference Call for Proposals

The 2020 HealthTrust University Conference Call for Proposals is now open. Subject matter experts (SMEs) are invited to share impactful clinical initiatives, supply chain success stories and/or performance improvement best practices with HealthTrust members during the annual HTU Conference event. (Promotional content will not be considered.) Feel free to contact university@healthtrustpg.com to discuss topics of member interest or […]

2020 HealthTrust University Conference Call for Proposals

The 2020 HealthTrust University Conference Call for Proposals is now open. Subject matter experts (SMEs) are invited to share impactful clinical initiatives, supply chain success stories and/or performance improvement best practices with HealthTrust members during the annual HTU Conference event. (Promotional content will not be considered.) Feel free to contact university@healthtrustpg.com to discuss topics of member interest or […]

“Doing More With Less: Stewardship Without an Infectious Disease Physician”

Access the recording. Download a copy of this content. HealthTrust presents..."Doing More With Less: Stewardship Without an Infectious Disease Physician" With the updated Joint Commission guidelines requiring a multi-disciplinary approach to antimicrobial stewardship, it has become imperative that facilities implement a program that includes a physician champion, ideally in the infectious disease (ID) discipline. However, […]

2020 HealthTrust University Conference Call for Proposals

The 2020 HealthTrust University Conference Call for Proposals is now open. Subject matter experts (SMEs) are invited to share impactful clinical initiatives, supply chain success stories and/or performance improvement best practices with HealthTrust members during the annual HTU Conference event. (Promotional content will not be considered.) Feel free to contact university@healthtrustpg.com to discuss topics of member interest or […]

“Evidence Into Action: A Review of the Updated Guidelines for Nutrition & Pressure Injuries”

As part of its Improving Lives Through Nutrition webinar series, Abbott* presents…“Evidence Into Action: A Review of the Updated Guidelines for Nutrition & Pressure Injuries” At the conclusion of this program the attendee will be able to: Recognize the nutritional components of wound care that have new and/or updated guidelines Develop and implement an individualized […]

2020 HealthTrust University Conference Call for Proposals

The 2020 HealthTrust University Conference Call for Proposals is now open. Subject matter experts (SMEs) are invited to share impactful clinical initiatives, supply chain success stories and/or performance improvement best practices with HealthTrust members during the annual HTU Conference event. (Promotional content will not be considered.) Feel free to contact university@healthtrustpg.com to discuss topics of member interest or […]

“Evidence Into Action: A Review of the Updated Guidelines for Nutrition & Pressure Injuries”

As part of its Improving Lives Through Nutrition webinar series, Abbott* presents…“Evidence Into Action: A Review of the Updated Guidelines for Nutrition & Pressure Injuries” At the conclusion of this program the attendee will be able to: Recognize the nutritional components of wound care that have new and/or updated guidelines Develop and implement an individualized […]

2020 HealthTrust University Conference Call for Proposals

The 2020 HealthTrust University Conference Call for Proposals is now open. Subject matter experts (SMEs) are invited to share impactful clinical initiatives, supply chain success stories and/or performance improvement best practices with HealthTrust members during the annual HTU Conference event. (Promotional content will not be considered.) Feel free to contact university@healthtrustpg.com to discuss topics of member interest or […]

2020 HealthTrust University Conference Call for Proposals

The 2020 HealthTrust University Conference Call for Proposals is now open. Subject matter experts (SMEs) are invited to share impactful clinical initiatives, supply chain success stories and/or performance improvement best practices with HealthTrust members during the annual HTU Conference event. (Promotional content will not be considered.) Feel free to contact university@healthtrustpg.com to discuss topics of member interest or […]

On-demand Program: “Advances in OSA Management: Treatment of Positional Obstructive Sleep Apnea”

As part of its Better Outcomes Webinar Series, Saxe Communications & Philips* present…a new On-demand program... "Advances in OSA Management: Treatment of Positional Obstructive Sleep Apnea" Positional Obstructive Sleep Apnea (POSA) is not a new disorder. It has long been recognized that sleep position can affect the severity of OSA. Positional therapy, along with weight management, […]

2020 HealthTrust University Conference Call for Proposals

The 2020 HealthTrust University Conference Call for Proposals is now open. Subject matter experts (SMEs) are invited to share impactful clinical initiatives, supply chain success stories and/or performance improvement best practices with HealthTrust members during the annual HTU Conference event. (Promotional content will not be considered.) Feel free to contact university@healthtrustpg.com to discuss topics of member interest or […]

“Why Wound Care?” on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians

HMP* presents 40..."Why Wound Care?"on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians 6.5 million U.S. patients are affected by non-healing wounds each year. With our aging population and the increase in diabetes and obesity these numbers will continue to rise. The need for specialized wound care clinicians has never been greater. Over 40 presentations on key wound care […]

3 On-demand Credit Programs: Biofilms

NACCME* presents 3 On-Demand Programs CREDIT FOR EACH OF THESE 3, one-hour PROGRAMS EXPIRES ON Aug. 30, 2020 “Demystifying the Nature of Biofilms” Register here. Learning Objectives  |  At the end of this session, participants should be able to: Review where biofilm fits into the “bioburden spectrum” of contamination, colonization, critical colonization and infection Explain […]

3-Part On-demand series on Infection Prevention: Competency-based Training, Audits & Feedback

CDC* presents…3-Part On-demand series on Infection Prevention: "Competency-based Training, Audits & Feedback" Course: WB4220 CE Expiration: 06/28/2021, 11:59 PM ( ET ) The areas of training in this educational activity will cover key components to consider when designing infection prevention training; the importance of conducting infection prevention audits; how audits can be performed and implemented as […]

2020 HealthTrust University Conference Call for Proposals

The 2020 HealthTrust University Conference Call for Proposals is now open. Subject matter experts (SMEs) are invited to share impactful clinical initiatives, supply chain success stories and/or performance improvement best practices with HealthTrust members during the annual HTU Conference event. (Promotional content will not be considered.) Feel free to contact university@healthtrustpg.com to discuss topics of member interest or […]

2020 HealthTrust University Conference Call for Proposals

The 2020 HealthTrust University Conference Call for Proposals is now open. Subject matter experts (SMEs) are invited to share impactful clinical initiatives, supply chain success stories and/or performance improvement best practices with HealthTrust members during the annual HTU Conference event. (Promotional content will not be considered.) Feel free to contact university@healthtrustpg.com to discuss topics of member interest or […]

2020 HealthTrust University Conference Call for Proposals

The 2020 HealthTrust University Conference Call for Proposals is now open. Subject matter experts (SMEs) are invited to share impactful clinical initiatives, supply chain success stories and/or performance improvement best practices with HealthTrust members during the annual HTU Conference event. (Promotional content will not be considered.) Feel free to contact university@healthtrustpg.com to discuss topics of member interest or […]

2020 HealthTrust University Conference Call for Proposals

The 2020 HealthTrust University Conference Call for Proposals is now open. Subject matter experts (SMEs) are invited to share impactful clinical initiatives, supply chain success stories and/or performance improvement best practices with HealthTrust members during the annual HTU Conference event. (Promotional content will not be considered.) Feel free to contact university@healthtrustpg.com to discuss topics of member interest or […]

2020 HealthTrust University Conference Call for Proposals

The 2020 HealthTrust University Conference Call for Proposals is now open. Subject matter experts (SMEs) are invited to share impactful clinical initiatives, supply chain success stories and/or performance improvement best practices with HealthTrust members during the annual HTU Conference event. (Promotional content will not be considered.) Feel free to contact university@healthtrustpg.com to discuss topics of member interest or […]

2020 HealthTrust University Conference Call for Proposals

The 2020 HealthTrust University Conference Call for Proposals is now open. Subject matter experts (SMEs) are invited to share impactful clinical initiatives, supply chain success stories and/or performance improvement best practices with HealthTrust members during the annual HTU Conference event. (Promotional content will not be considered.) Feel free to contact university@healthtrustpg.com to discuss topics of member interest or […]

2020 HealthTrust University Conference Call for Proposals

The 2020 HealthTrust University Conference Call for Proposals is now open. Subject matter experts (SMEs) are invited to share impactful clinical initiatives, supply chain success stories and/or performance improvement best practices with HealthTrust members during the annual HTU Conference event. (Promotional content will not be considered.) Feel free to contact university@healthtrustpg.com to discuss topics of member interest or […]

“Why Wound Care?” on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians

HMP* presents 40..."Why Wound Care?"on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians 6.5 million U.S. patients are affected by non-healing wounds each year. With our aging population and the increase in diabetes and obesity these numbers will continue to rise. The need for specialized wound care clinicians has never been greater. Over 40 presentations on key wound care […]

3 On-demand Credit Programs: Biofilms

NACCME* presents 3 On-Demand Programs CREDIT FOR EACH OF THESE 3, one-hour PROGRAMS EXPIRES ON Aug. 30, 2020 “Demystifying the Nature of Biofilms” Register here. Learning Objectives  |  At the end of this session, participants should be able to: Review where biofilm fits into the “bioburden spectrum” of contamination, colonization, critical colonization and infection Explain […]

2020 HealthTrust University Conference Call for Proposals

The 2020 HealthTrust University Conference Call for Proposals is now open. Subject matter experts (SMEs) are invited to share impactful clinical initiatives, supply chain success stories and/or performance improvement best practices with HealthTrust members during the annual HTU Conference event. (Promotional content will not be considered.) Feel free to contact university@healthtrustpg.com to discuss topics of member interest or […]

2020 HealthTrust University Conference Call for Proposals

The 2020 HealthTrust University Conference Call for Proposals is now open. Subject matter experts (SMEs) are invited to share impactful clinical initiatives, supply chain success stories and/or performance improvement best practices with HealthTrust members during the annual HTU Conference event. (Promotional content will not be considered.) Feel free to contact university@healthtrustpg.com to discuss topics of member interest or […]

2020 HealthTrust University Conference Call for Proposals

The 2020 HealthTrust University Conference Call for Proposals is now open. Subject matter experts (SMEs) are invited to share impactful clinical initiatives, supply chain success stories and/or performance improvement best practices with HealthTrust members during the annual HTU Conference event. (Promotional content will not be considered.) Feel free to contact university@healthtrustpg.com to discuss topics of member interest or […]

2020 HealthTrust University Conference Call for Proposals

The 2020 HealthTrust University Conference Call for Proposals is now open. Subject matter experts (SMEs) are invited to share impactful clinical initiatives, supply chain success stories and/or performance improvement best practices with HealthTrust members during the annual HTU Conference event. (Promotional content will not be considered.) Feel free to contact university@healthtrustpg.com to discuss topics of member interest or […]

“What’s in Your Periop Protocol?”

3M Health Care Academy* presents..."What's in Your Periop Protocol?" Presenter will review the CDC surgical site infection risk formula and discuss strategies for implementation of perioperative interventions to ensure compliance Learning Objectives  |  At the end of this session, participants should be able to: Review the CDC Surgical Site Infection (SSI) Risk Formula Discuss components […]

2020 HealthTrust University Conference Call for Proposals

The 2020 HealthTrust University Conference Call for Proposals is now open. Subject matter experts (SMEs) are invited to share impactful clinical initiatives, supply chain success stories and/or performance improvement best practices with HealthTrust members during the annual HTU Conference event. (Promotional content will not be considered.) Feel free to contact university@healthtrustpg.com to discuss topics of member interest or […]

New On-demand program: “Preventing the “Fall” Controlling Pediatric Asthma & Flare-ups During Peak Season”

As part of its Better Outcomes Webinar Series, Saxe Communications and Philips* present…a new On-demand program: "Preventing the "Fall" Controlling Pediatric Asthma & Flare-ups During Peak Season" The fall season is associated with an increase in episodes of poor asthma control and exacerbations for a child with asthma. Children returning to school are exposed to […]

“Respiratory Volume Monitoring to Predict & Prevent Respiratory Compromise”

Access the recording. Download a copy of this content. HealthTrust and Respiratory Motion Inc. present..."Respiratory Volume Monitoring to Predict & Prevent Respiratory Compromise" New guidelines by ASA, APSF, CMS and The Joint Commission relating to ventilation (respiration) monitoring for patients who are not intubated has been driving adaptations to healthcare practices. In this session, a comparison […]

2020 HealthTrust University Conference Call for Proposals

The 2020 HealthTrust University Conference Call for Proposals is now open. Subject matter experts (SMEs) are invited to share impactful clinical initiatives, supply chain success stories and/or performance improvement best practices with HealthTrust members during the annual HTU Conference event. (Promotional content will not be considered.) Feel free to contact university@healthtrustpg.com to discuss topics of member interest or […]

2020 HealthTrust University Conference Call for Proposals

The 2020 HealthTrust University Conference Call for Proposals is now open. Subject matter experts (SMEs) are invited to share impactful clinical initiatives, supply chain success stories and/or performance improvement best practices with HealthTrust members during the annual HTU Conference event. (Promotional content will not be considered.) Feel free to contact university@healthtrustpg.com to discuss topics of member interest or […]

“Why Wound Care?” on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians

HMP* presents 40..."Why Wound Care?"on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians 6.5 million U.S. patients are affected by non-healing wounds each year. With our aging population and the increase in diabetes and obesity these numbers will continue to rise. The need for specialized wound care clinicians has never been greater. Over 40 presentations on key wound care […]

3 On-demand Credit Programs: Biofilms

NACCME* presents 3 On-Demand Programs CREDIT FOR EACH OF THESE 3, one-hour PROGRAMS EXPIRES ON Aug. 30, 2020 “Demystifying the Nature of Biofilms” Register here. Learning Objectives  |  At the end of this session, participants should be able to: Review where biofilm fits into the “bioburden spectrum” of contamination, colonization, critical colonization and infection Explain […]

2020 HealthTrust University Conference Call for Proposals

The 2020 HealthTrust University Conference Call for Proposals is now open. Subject matter experts (SMEs) are invited to share impactful clinical initiatives, supply chain success stories and/or performance improvement best practices with HealthTrust members during the annual HTU Conference event. (Promotional content will not be considered.) Feel free to contact university@healthtrustpg.com to discuss topics of member interest or […]

On-demand Infection Prevention program: “Strategies for Preventing Health Care Associated Infection”

CDC* presents…On-demand Infection Prevention program: "Strategies for Preventing Health Care Associated Infection" Course: WB4223 CE Expiration: 07/15/2021, 11:59 PM ( ET ) SP 101: Strategies for Preventing Healthcare Associated Infections |  Describes the overarching socio-adaptive issues to consider when implementing quality improvement work. It provides strategies to engage senior leaders and physicians in quality improvement initiatives. […]

2020 HealthTrust University Conference Call for Proposals

The 2020 HealthTrust University Conference Call for Proposals is now open. Subject matter experts (SMEs) are invited to share impactful clinical initiatives, supply chain success stories and/or performance improvement best practices with HealthTrust members during the annual HTU Conference event. (Promotional content will not be considered.) Feel free to contact university@healthtrustpg.com to discuss topics of member interest or […]

“Who’s Leading the Leading Health Indicators? Clinical Preventive Services”

The Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion (ODPHP)* presents..."Who’s Leading the Leading Health Indicators? Clinical Preventive Services" Learn about progress made toward achieving the Healthy People 2020 Clinical Preventive Services Leading Health Indicators. This webinar will focus on colorectal cancer screening and highlight the New York State Department of Health’s efforts to implement evidence-based […]

“Safe & Efficient Anesthesia: The Role of Quantitative Neuromuscular Monitoring”

Saxe Healthcare Communications* presents…"Safe & Efficient Anesthesia: The Role of Quantitative Neuromuscular Monitoring" Residual neuromuscular block poses an unnecessary threat to patients. The basic principle for preventing residual neuromuscular block is quantitative neuromuscular monitoring. Three methods of neuromuscular monitoring will be addressed in this webinar: AMG, KMG and EMG. The speakers will discuss a combination […]

“Infection Control & Device Reprocessing in the Dental Setting”

3M Health Care Academy* presents..."Infection Control & Device Reprocessing in the Dental Setting" Presenter will describe the four basic principles and modes of disease transmission in the dental setting. Learning Objectives  |  At the end of this session, participants should be able to: 1. Describe the four basic principles and modes of disease transmission in […]

“Candida auris in the Healthcare Environment: Risk Reduction Strategies for the Environment & Healthcare Provider”

3M Health Care Academy* presents..."Candida auris in the Healthcare Environment: Risk Reduction Strategies for the Environment & Healthcare Provider" Join Kimberly Prinsen, RN, MSN, to review current literature and discuss strategies for prevention and control of Candida auris in the healthcare environment. Learning Objectives  |  At the end of this session, participants should be able […]

2020 HealthTrust University Conference Call for Proposals

The 2020 HealthTrust University Conference Call for Proposals is now open. Subject matter experts (SMEs) are invited to share impactful clinical initiatives, supply chain success stories and/or performance improvement best practices with HealthTrust members during the annual HTU Conference event. (Promotional content will not be considered.) Feel free to contact university@healthtrustpg.com to discuss topics of member interest or […]

“Understanding Medication Therapy Treatment Options for Parkinson’s Disease”

Access the recording. Download a copy of this content. HealthTrust Presents..."Understanding Medication Therapy Treatment Options for Parkinson’s Disease" Pharmacists can be a resource for physicians treating patients with Parkinson's disease. In this session, the pathophysiology, causes, signs, symptoms and diagnosis of Parkinson’s disease will be reviewed. The mechanism of action, adverse effects, drug interactions, monitoring […]

2020 HealthTrust University Conference Call for Proposals

The 2020 HealthTrust University Conference Call for Proposals is now open. Subject matter experts (SMEs) are invited to share impactful clinical initiatives, supply chain success stories and/or performance improvement best practices with HealthTrust members during the annual HTU Conference event. (Promotional content will not be considered.) Feel free to contact university@healthtrustpg.com to discuss topics of member interest or […]

“Diaper Need & Its Impact on U.S. Families”

The Association of Women's Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses (AWHONN)  & The National Diaper Bank Network* present..."Diaper Need & Its Impact on U.S. Families" Presenter: Joanne Goldblum  |  Founder & Chief Executive Officer  |  National Diaper Bank Network *NOTE: This is an industry resource-sponsored webinar. HealthTrust has not approved and/or endorsed the content. This program may […]

“What’s in Your Bundle? Part 3: Post-op”

3M Health Care Academy* presents..."What’s in Your Bundle? Part 3: Post-op" Presenters will describe patient risk factors for developing surgical site infections, and strategies for reducing complications postoperatively. Learning Objectives  |  At the end of this session, participants should be able to: Describe three patient risk factor for developing Surgical Site Infections Identify cover dressing […]

2020 HealthTrust University Conference Call for Proposals

The 2020 HealthTrust University Conference Call for Proposals is now open. Subject matter experts (SMEs) are invited to share impactful clinical initiatives, supply chain success stories and/or performance improvement best practices with HealthTrust members during the annual HTU Conference event. (Promotional content will not be considered.) Feel free to contact university@healthtrustpg.com to discuss topics of member interest or […]

“Why Wound Care?” on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians

HMP* presents 40..."Why Wound Care?"on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians 6.5 million U.S. patients are affected by non-healing wounds each year. With our aging population and the increase in diabetes and obesity these numbers will continue to rise. The need for specialized wound care clinicians has never been greater. Over 40 presentations on key wound care […]

3 On-demand Credit Programs: Biofilms

NACCME* presents 3 On-Demand Programs CREDIT FOR EACH OF THESE 3, one-hour PROGRAMS EXPIRES ON Aug. 30, 2020 “Demystifying the Nature of Biofilms” Register here. Learning Objectives  |  At the end of this session, participants should be able to: Review where biofilm fits into the “bioburden spectrum” of contamination, colonization, critical colonization and infection Explain […]

3-Part On-demand series on Infection Prevention: “Hand Hygiene”

CDC* presents…3-Part On-demand series on Infection Prevention: "Hand Hygiene" Course: WB4221 CE Expiration: 06/28/2021, 11:59 PM ( ET ) The areas of training in this educational activity will include a description of the critical role of hand hygiene as a foundation for preventing HAIs and review proper hand hygiene technique, including the key moments to perform […]

“The Multidisciplinary lmpact of Drug Shortages in an Acute Care Setting”

Access the recording. Download a copy of this content. HealthTrust presents..."The Multidisciplinary lmpact of Drug Shortages in an Acute Care Setting" As the number and scope of drug shortages continue to increase, acute care settings are facing challenges in ensuring medications and IVFs are available for patients while minimizing financial impact. These shortages may cause […]

“Precision Nutrition in Preterm Infants”

The Annenberg Center for Health Sciences & Mead Johnson* present..."Precision Nutrition in Preterm Infants"" Unique from term infants, preterm infants’ enteral nutrition is not self-regulated. Feeding occurs according to a timed schedule with nutrient intake and feeding volume determined by the neonatal staff, while baby is required to metabolize what is fed. The presenter will […]

“Why Wound Care?” on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians

HMP* presents 40..."Why Wound Care?"on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians 6.5 million U.S. patients are affected by non-healing wounds each year. With our aging population and the increase in diabetes and obesity these numbers will continue to rise. The need for specialized wound care clinicians has never been greater. Over 40 presentations on key wound care […]

3 On-demand Credit Programs: Biofilms

NACCME* presents 3 On-Demand Programs CREDIT FOR EACH OF THESE 3, one-hour PROGRAMS EXPIRES ON Aug. 30, 2020 “Demystifying the Nature of Biofilms” Register here. Learning Objectives  |  At the end of this session, participants should be able to: Review where biofilm fits into the “bioburden spectrum” of contamination, colonization, critical colonization and infection Explain […]

3-Part On-demand series on Infection Prevention: Competency-based Training, Audits & Feedback

CDC* presents…3-Part On-demand series on Infection Prevention: "Competency-based Training, Audits & Feedback" Course: WB4220 CE Expiration: 06/28/2021, 11:59 PM ( ET ) The areas of training in this educational activity will cover key components to consider when designing infection prevention training; the importance of conducting infection prevention audits; how audits can be performed and implemented as […]

5 On-Demand Credit Programs: Wound Care & Healing

HMP, NACCME & Organogenesis, Inc.* present 5 On-Demand Programs CREDIT FOR EACH OF THESE 5, one-hour PROGRAMS EXPIRES ON NOV. 29, 2019 “New Research & Clinical Applications: Activating Acute Wound Healing Response in Venous Leg Ulcers With Living Cell-based Therapy” Register here. Learning Objectives  |  At the end of this session, participants should be able […]

“Consistent & Reliable Pulse Oximetry: It really is more than just applying a probe”

As part of its Better Outcomes Webinar Series, Saxe Communications and Philips* present…“Consistent & Reliable Pulse Oximetry: It really is more than just applying a probe” This clinical discussion of pulse oximetry will cover the background, basics and nuances of pulse oximetry monitoring in critical and acute care hospital settings with the goal of helping […]

“Why Wound Care?” on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians

HMP* presents 40..."Why Wound Care?"on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians 6.5 million U.S. patients are affected by non-healing wounds each year. With our aging population and the increase in diabetes and obesity these numbers will continue to rise. The need for specialized wound care clinicians has never been greater. Over 40 presentations on key wound care […]

3 On-demand Credit Programs: Biofilms

NACCME* presents 3 On-Demand Programs CREDIT FOR EACH OF THESE 3, one-hour PROGRAMS EXPIRES ON Aug. 30, 2020 “Demystifying the Nature of Biofilms” Register here. Learning Objectives  |  At the end of this session, participants should be able to: Review where biofilm fits into the “bioburden spectrum” of contamination, colonization, critical colonization and infection Explain […]

“Antibiotic Stewardship in Surgical Site Infections & Wounds”

WoundSource* presents..."Antibiotic Stewardship in Surgical Site Infections & Wounds" In 2020, outpatient wound clinics must have an antibiotic stewardship program in place. Preventing infection in surgical wounds is vital for positive patient outcomes; however, the diagnosis of moderate to heavy bacterial load in surgical wounds is problematic: clinical signs and symptoms and cultures can be […]

“2020 Roofing Market Outlook”

Tremco* presents..."2020 Roofing Market Outlook" The presenter will explore roofing insights for both commercial and residential roofing, looking back at 2019 and forward to 2020.  She will share what is happening in the roofing industry through associations, groups and the growing roofing community. Focusing on the challenges of a shrinking labor force, she will look […]

“Taking Action Against Clinician Burnout: A Systems Approach to Professional Well-being”

As part of its Critical Care Webinar Series, AACN* presents: “Taking Action Against Clinician Burnout: A Systems Approach to Professional Well-being” Join AACN for the report release of the new National Academy of Medicine report, Taking Action Against Clinician Burnout: A Systems Approach to Professional Well-Being. The event will include an overview of the report […]

“Implementing an ERAS-compliant Perioperative Normothermia Protocol”

3M Health Care Academy* presents…"Implementing an ERAS-compliant Perioperative Normothermia Protocol" Learn how implementing Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS) protocols to maintain normothermia can help providers improve patient outcomes and reduce costs. Learning Objectives  |  At the end of this session, participants should be able to: Explain the fundamentals of Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS) Protocols […]

“Optimal Use of Non-Invasive Ventilation in Acute Care Setting. Current Evidence & Best Practices”

As part of its Better Outcomes Webinar Series, Saxe Communications and Philips* present…“Optimal Use of Non-Invasive Ventilation in Acute Care Setting. Current Evidence & Best Practices” Noninvasive ventilation, specifically non-invasive positive-pressure ventilation or continuous positive airway pressure delivered by mask, has now become standard care for the management of a number of specific causes of […]

“Why Wound Care?” on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians

HMP* presents 40..."Why Wound Care?"on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians 6.5 million U.S. patients are affected by non-healing wounds each year. With our aging population and the increase in diabetes and obesity these numbers will continue to rise. The need for specialized wound care clinicians has never been greater. Over 40 presentations on key wound care […]

3 On-demand Credit Programs: Biofilms

NACCME* presents 3 On-Demand Programs CREDIT FOR EACH OF THESE 3, one-hour PROGRAMS EXPIRES ON Aug. 30, 2020 “Demystifying the Nature of Biofilms” Register here. Learning Objectives  |  At the end of this session, participants should be able to: Review where biofilm fits into the “bioburden spectrum” of contamination, colonization, critical colonization and infection Explain […]

New On-demand program: “Preventing the “Fall” Controlling Pediatric Asthma & Flare-ups During Peak Season”

As part of its Better Outcomes Webinar Series, Saxe Communications and Philips* present…a new On-demand program: "Preventing the "Fall" Controlling Pediatric Asthma & Flare-ups During Peak Season" The fall season is associated with an increase in episodes of poor asthma control and exacerbations for a child with asthma. Children returning to school are exposed to […]

On-demand Infection Prevention program: “Strategies for Preventing Health Care Associated Infection”

CDC* presents…On-demand Infection Prevention program: "Strategies for Preventing Health Care Associated Infection" Course: WB4223 CE Expiration: 07/15/2021, 11:59 PM ( ET ) SP 101: Strategies for Preventing Healthcare Associated Infections |  Describes the overarching socio-adaptive issues to consider when implementing quality improvement work. It provides strategies to engage senior leaders and physicians in quality improvement initiatives. […]

“Managing Our Best & Brightest”

3M Health Care Academy* presents…"Managing Our Best & Brightest" Attendees will learn what it means to motivate and inspire, how creating goals and improvement plans can motivate technicians, and te importance of creating succession plans for emerging leaders. Learning Objectives  |  At the end of this session, participants should be able to: Describe what it […]

5 On-Demand Credit Programs: Wound Care & Healing

HMP, NACCME & Organogenesis, Inc.* present 5 On-Demand Programs CREDIT FOR EACH OF THESE 5, one-hour PROGRAMS EXPIRES ON NOV. 29, 2019 “New Research & Clinical Applications: Activating Acute Wound Healing Response in Venous Leg Ulcers With Living Cell-based Therapy” Register here. Learning Objectives  |  At the end of this session, participants should be able […]

“Evidence-based Success Story of CRBSI Reduction”

3M Health Care Academy* presents…"Evidence-based Success Story of CRBSI Reduction" Attendees will learn about a large real-world data study evaluating the impact of incrementally introducing chlorhexidine gluconate (CHG) dressings (sponge or gel) in addition to an ongoing catheter bundle on the rates of CRBSI. Learning Objectives  |  At the end of this session, participants should […]

“Preventing Blood Stream Infections in the Dialysis Patient: Addressing Intraluminal & Extraluminal Catheter Contamination”

3M Health Care Academy* presents…"Preventing Blood Stream Infections in the Dialysis Patient: Addressing Intraluminal & Extraluminal Catheter Contamination" This course describes clinical challenges associated with hemodialysis (HD) catheter maintenance that can impact the bloodstream infection (BSI) risk. The intraluminal and extraluminal route of contamination, challenges with disinfection of IV access points, as well as IV […]

“New Medications & FDA Updates 2018”

Access the recording. Download a copy of this content. HealthTrust presents..."New Medications & FDA Updates 2018" In 2018, there were 59 new molecular entities and 2 new recombinant therapies approved by the FDA for use in the United States as well as several FDA drug safety alerts released: licensed pharmacists need to have knowledge of […]

“Why Wound Care?” on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians

HMP* presents 40..."Why Wound Care?"on-demand programs for Practicing Clinicians 6.5 million U.S. patients are affected by non-healing wounds each year. With our aging population and the increase in diabetes and obesity these numbers will continue to rise. The need for specialized wound care clinicians has never been greater. Over 40 presentations on key wound care […]

3 On-demand Credit Programs: Biofilms

NACCME* presents 3 On-Demand Programs CREDIT FOR EACH OF THESE 3, one-hour PROGRAMS EXPIRES ON Aug. 30, 2020 “Demystifying the Nature of Biofilms” Register here. Learning Objectives  |  At the end of this session, participants should be able to: Review where biofilm fits into the “bioburden spectrum” of contamination, colonization, critical colonization and infection Explain […]

3-Part On-demand series on Infection Prevention: “Hand Hygiene”

CDC* presents…3-Part On-demand series on Infection Prevention: "Hand Hygiene" Course: WB4221 CE Expiration: 06/28/2021, 11:59 PM ( ET ) The areas of training in this educational activity will include a description of the critical role of hand hygiene as a foundation for preventing HAIs and review proper hand hygiene technique, including the key moments to perform […]

“What’s New & Exciting in Resuscitation: Cutting-edge Innovations”

Stryker & Saxe Healthcare Communications present*… "What’s New & Exciting in Resuscitation: Cutting-edge Innovations" Cardiac arrest remains a significant cause of death and disability. However, new technologies are fundamentally altering our potential to improve survival. This webinar will introduce healthcare professionals to some new and innovative technologies and practices currently being studied in the world […]

“Post-PCI Medication Management & Strategies for Improving Patient Experience”

Access the recording. Download a copy of this content. HealthTrust presents..."Post-PCI Medication Management & Strategies for Improving Patient Experience" With increased importance of Patient Satisfaction/Experience survey results, hospitals and pharmacy departments in particular, are looking for ways to improve scores for communications about medications and medication management, especially in high risk for readmission patient populations […]

3 On-demand Credit Programs: Biofilms

NACCME* presents 3 On-Demand Programs CREDIT FOR EACH OF THESE 3, one-hour PROGRAMS EXPIRES ON Aug. 30, 2020 “Demystifying the Nature of Biofilms” Register here. Learning Objectives  |  At the end of this session, participants should be able to: Review where biofilm fits into the “bioburden spectrum” of contamination, colonization, critical colonization and infection Explain […]

3-Part On-demand series on Infection Prevention: Competency-based Training, Audits & Feedback

CDC* presents…3-Part On-demand series on Infection Prevention: "Competency-based Training, Audits & Feedback" Course: WB4220 CE Expiration: 06/28/2021, 11:59 PM ( ET ) The areas of training in this educational activity will cover key components to consider when designing infection prevention training; the importance of conducting infection prevention audits; how audits can be performed and implemented as […]

National Healthcare Supply Chain Week | October 6 – 12

Each year, the first week of October is dedicated to celebrating healthcare supply chain professionals for their outstanding contributions to healthcare and the overall success of the supply chain. Sponsored by AHRMM, National Health Care Supply Chain Week (SC Week) provides an opportunity to recognize the integral role supply chain professionals play in delivering high-quality […]

“Go With the Flow: The Development & lmplementation of a Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy (CRRT) Program”

Access the recording. Download a copy of this content. HealthTrust presents..."Go With the Flow: The Development & lmplementation of a Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy (CRRT) Program" Critically ill patients, who are presenting with significant poor renal function, may initiate renal replacement therapy with the more conservative approach of intermittent hemodialysis (IHD).  Although IHD is first […]

“SIMS – HealthTrust’s Drug Shortage Mitigation Program”

Access the recording. Join us to learn more about this new HealthTrust initiative... One of the hottest healthcare topics of the past decade has been drug shortages. There are very few issues with such broad implications for healthcare operations and patient care. With the help of its advisory boards, HealthTrust has worked over the past […]

5 On-Demand Credit Programs: Wound Care & Healing

HMP, NACCME & Organogenesis, Inc.* present 5 On-Demand Programs CREDIT FOR EACH OF THESE 5, one-hour PROGRAMS EXPIRES ON NOV. 29, 2019 “New Research & Clinical Applications: Activating Acute Wound Healing Response in Venous Leg Ulcers With Living Cell-based Therapy” Register here. Learning Objectives  |  At the end of this session, participants should be able […]

“Biofilm: A Primer for Healthcare Workers (HCW)”

3M Health Care Academy* presents..."Biofilm: A Primer for Healthcare Workers (HCW)" Learning Objectives  |  At the end of this session, participants should be able to: Learn what biofilm is and how they form Discuss the complex relationship between biofilm and antimicrobial therapy Determine infection prevention strategies to decrease the risk of hospital acquired infections related […]

“Stop the Bleed: The Development & Implementation of an Anticoagulation Monitoring & Reversal Protocol”

Cancelled**This event has been cancelled. Our apologies for any inconvenience.** HealthTrust presents..."Stop the Bleed: The Development & Implementation of an Anticoagulation Monitoring & Reversal Protocol" Since the approval of direct oral anticoagulants (DOACs) for the prevention of stroke in patients with non-valvular atrial fibrillation and the prevention and treatment of venous thromboembolism (VTE), research has […]

“Biofilm: A Primer for Healthcare Workers (HCW)”

3M Health Care Academy* presents..."Biofilm: A Primer for Healthcare Workers (HCW)" Learning Objectives  |  At the end of this session, participants should be able to: Learn what biofilm is and how they form Discuss the complex relationship between biofilm and antimicrobial therapy Determine infection prevention strategies to decrease the risk of hospital acquired infections related […]

On-demand Infection Prevention program: “Strategies for Preventing Health Care Associated Infection”

CDC* presents…On-demand Infection Prevention program: "Strategies for Preventing Health Care Associated Infection" Course: WB4223 CE Expiration: 07/15/2021, 11:59 PM ( ET ) SP 101: Strategies for Preventing Healthcare Associated Infections |  Describes the overarching socio-adaptive issues to consider when implementing quality improvement work. It provides strategies to engage senior leaders and physicians in quality improvement initiatives. […]

“ECRI Guidelines Trust”

The National Network of Libraries of Medicine (NNLM)* presents…“ECRI Guidelines Trust” Medical librarians are one of the largest user groups of the ECRI Guidelines Trust. So why not take advantage of all the Trust has to offer in terms of evidence-based clinical practice guideline content? Hear directly from the creators of the Trust to learn […]

“Drug Supply Chain Security: What You Need to Know Today & How to Be Prepared For The Future”

Download a copy of this content. Access the recording. HealthTrust presents..."Drug Supply Chain Security: What You Need to Know Today & How to Be Prepared For The Future" The Drug Supply Chain Security Act (DSCSA) is an FDA regulation passed in 2013 and is designed to act as a shield to protect patients from counterfeit […]

3-Part On-demand series on Infection Prevention: “Hand Hygiene”

CDC* presents…3-Part On-demand series on Infection Prevention: "Hand Hygiene" Course: WB4221 CE Expiration: 06/28/2021, 11:59 PM ( ET ) The areas of training in this educational activity will include a description of the critical role of hand hygiene as a foundation for preventing HAIs and review proper hand hygiene technique, including the key moments to perform […]

“Medication Safety Pearls”

Download a copy of this content. Access the recording. HealthTrust presents..."Medication Safety Pearls" Medication Safety is a fundamental part of all pharmacy practice throughout all practice settings. In these pearls, the speakers will identify best practices through evidence-based mechanisms and outline ways facilities can improve process with a focus on medication safety. Processes from various […]

“The Role of the Clinical Laboratory in the Diagnosis and Treatment of Sepsis”

Radiometer & acutecaretesting.org* present…"The Role of the Clinical Laboratory in the Diagnosis and Treatment of Sepsis" Sepsis threatens the lives of up to 30 million people each year worldwide. Inappropriate or delayed treatment allows for disease progression to septic shock and as many as 9 million deaths per year. Recent efforts to reduce mortality have […]

“When Edison is the Medicine: Tips for Defibrillation, Cardioversion and Pacing!”

Stryker & Saxe Healthcare Communications present*… "When Edison is the Medicine: Tips for Defibrillation, Cardioversion and Pacing!" Electrical therapies are designed to improve survival from sudden cardiac arrest and life-threatening arrhythmias. Whenever defibrillation is attempted, healthcare professionals must coordinate high-quality CPR with defibrillation to minimize interruptions in chest compressions and to ensure immediate resumption of […]

3-Part On-demand series on Infection Prevention: Competency-based Training, Audits & Feedback

CDC* presents…3-Part On-demand series on Infection Prevention: "Competency-based Training, Audits & Feedback" Course: WB4220 CE Expiration: 06/28/2021, 11:59 PM ( ET ) The areas of training in this educational activity will cover key components to consider when designing infection prevention training; the importance of conducting infection prevention audits; how audits can be performed and implemented as […]

“Creating Efficiencies in Your OR: A Surgeon’s Perspective”

Boston Scientific & OR Manager present*..."Creating Efficiencies in Your OR: A Surgeon’s Perspective" In ORs across the country, personnel are tasked with doing more with less resources. Join us to find out how to identify and adopt protocols, processes, and parameters that improve overall efficiencies in your OR every day. Simple yet strategic modifications can […]

On-demand Infection Prevention program: “Strategies for Preventing Health Care Associated Infection”

CDC* presents…On-demand Infection Prevention program: "Strategies for Preventing Health Care Associated Infection" Course: WB4223 CE Expiration: 07/15/2021, 11:59 PM ( ET ) SP 101: Strategies for Preventing Healthcare Associated Infections |  Describes the overarching socio-adaptive issues to consider when implementing quality improvement work. It provides strategies to engage senior leaders and physicians in quality improvement initiatives. […]

3-Part On-demand series on Infection Prevention: Competency-based Training, Audits & Feedback

CDC* presents…3-Part On-demand series on Infection Prevention: "Competency-based Training, Audits & Feedback" Course: WB4220 CE Expiration: 06/28/2021, 11:59 PM ( ET ) The areas of training in this educational activity will cover key components to consider when designing infection prevention training; the importance of conducting infection prevention audits; how audits can be performed and implemented as […]

“Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome: Breastfeeding as a Supportive Treatment”

Medela* presents: "Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome: Breastfeeding as a Supportive Treatment" This presentation provides a brief history on neonatal abstinence syndrome and national data related to incidence. The presenter will talk about the impact this nationwide rising occurrence is having on healthcare providers and hospitals. An in-depth review of the growing body of evidence supporting breast milk […]

3-Part On-demand series on Infection Prevention: “Hand Hygiene”

CDC* presents…3-Part On-demand series on Infection Prevention: "Hand Hygiene" Course: WB4221 CE Expiration: 06/28/2021, 11:59 PM ( ET ) The areas of training in this educational activity will include a description of the critical role of hand hygiene as a foundation for preventing HAIs and review proper hand hygiene technique, including the key moments to perform […]

Understanding Food Allergies in Infants & Children: 7-part On-demand series

The Annenberg Center for Health Sciences & Mead Johnson* present...On-demand: "Understanding Food Allergies in Infants & Children: The Symptoms, Diagnoses & Management" Programs in the series include: An Overview of Food Allergies in Children  |  Stanley A. Cohen, M.D. Diagnosing Food Allergies in Infants & Children  |  Jonathan Spergel, M.D., Ph.D. Cow's Milk Allergy: Mechanisms, Diagnosis […]

Understanding Food Allergies in Infants & Children: 7-part On-demand series

The Annenberg Center for Health Sciences & Mead Johnson* present...On-demand: "Understanding Food Allergies in Infants & Children: The Symptoms, Diagnoses & Management" Programs in the series include: An Overview of Food Allergies in Children  |  Stanley A. Cohen, M.D. Diagnosing Food Allergies in Infants & Children  |  Jonathan Spergel, M.D., Ph.D. Cow's Milk Allergy: Mechanisms, Diagnosis […]

“Clinical Recommendations for Reducing & Preventing Food Allergies”

The Annenberg Center for Health Sciences & Mead Johnson* present...On-demand: "Clinical Recommendations for Reducing & Preventing Food Allergies" Presenters will examine the importance of optimal nutrition in allergic children, as well as the latest evidence for introducing allergenic foods. The faculty discuss the link between food allergies and poor nutrition and growth; communicating strategies for […]

Understanding Food Allergies in Infants & Children: 7-part On-demand series

The Annenberg Center for Health Sciences & Mead Johnson* present...On-demand: "Understanding Food Allergies in Infants & Children: The Symptoms, Diagnoses & Management" Programs in the series include An Overview of Food Allergies in Children  |  Stanley A. Cohen, M.D. Diagnosing Food Allergies in Infants & Children  |  Jonathan Spergel, M.D., Ph.D. Cow's Milk Allergy: Mechanisms, Diagnosis […]

“Converting Resistance into Buy-in: Virginia Mason Health System Sepsis Power Hour”

Sepsis Alliance* presents…"Converting Resistance into Buy-in: Virginia Mason Health System Sepsis Power Hour" At Virginia Mason Health System in Seattle, WA, sepsis was responsible for 47% of all mortality cases in our health system during a 7-year window. There had to be drastic improvement for the good of our patients that entrusted their care to us. […]

Understanding Food Allergies in Infants & Children: 7-part On-demand series

The Annenberg Center for Health Sciences & Mead Johnson* present...On-demand: "Understanding Food Allergies in Infants & Children: The Symptoms, Diagnoses & Management" Programs in the series include An Overview of Food Allergies in Children  |  Stanley A. Cohen, M.D. Diagnosing Food Allergies in Infants & Children  |  Jonathan Spergel, M.D., Ph.D. Cow's Milk Allergy: Mechanisms, Diagnosis […]

“Clinical Benefits of Blood Gas Testing in Critical Care: Amazing Stories”

Radiometer and acutecaretesting.org* present…"Clinical Benefits of Blood Gas Testing in Critical Care: Amazing Stories" In 1957, the first blood gas analyzer was developed and it was capable of measuring pH, pCO2 and pO2.  Since then, significant technological advancements have enabled the implementation of low specimen volume test menus that include electrolytes, metabolites and hemoglobin derivations […]

“More Evidence in More Pain Areas: Pelvic Pain”

Nevro* presents... A Series: "More Evidence in More Pain Areas: Pelvic Pain" (5 of 5 programs) Five separate live webinar events hosted by Nevro leaders and Neuromodulation physician researchers discussing evidence and information in multiple pain areas Includes a live call-in Q&A with thought leaders and practice experts. (Q & A Call-in number: (888) 669-0687) Presenter:  […]

Understanding Food Allergies in Infants & Children: 7-part On-demand series

The Annenberg Center for Health Sciences & Mead Johnson* present...On-demand: "Understanding Food Allergies in Infants & Children: The Symptoms, Diagnoses & Management" Programs in the series include An Overview of Food Allergies in Children  |  Stanley A. Cohen, M.D. Diagnosing Food Allergies in Infants & Children  |  Jonathan Spergel, M.D., Ph.D. Cow's Milk Allergy: Mechanisms, Diagnosis […]

Understanding Food Allergies in Infants & Children: 7-part On-demand series

The Annenberg Center for Health Sciences & Mead Johnson* present...On-demand: "Understanding Food Allergies in Infants & Children: The Symptoms, Diagnoses & Management" Programs in the series include: An Overview of Food Allergies in Children  |  Stanley A. Cohen, M.D. Diagnosing Food Allergies in Infants & Children  |  Jonathan Spergel, M.D., Ph.D. Cow's Milk Allergy: Mechanisms, Diagnosis […]

5 On-demand credit programs: Wound Care & Healing

HMP, NACCME & Organogenesis, Inc.* present 5 On-demand Programs CREDIT FOR EACH OF THESE 5, one-hour PROGRAMS EXPIRES ON NOV. 29, 2019 “New Research & Clinical Applications: Activating Acute Wound Healing Response in Venous Leg Ulcers With Living Cell-based Therapy” Register here. Learning Objectives  |  At the end of this session, participants should be able […]

“In the Trenches with Lymphedema: Wound Care in Lymphedema Patients”

WoundSource* presents..."In the Trenches with Lymphedema: Wound Care in Lymphedema Patients" Working with lymphedema patients, indeed patients with any type of edema, can be very challenging for clinicians because of the diagnosis and population, as well as the need for lymphology training across the disciplines involved in the care plan. Treating lymphedema and differentiating it […]

“The Importance of Procalcitonin for Antimicrobial Stewardship in Patients With Lower Respiratory Tract Infections in the Emergency Department”

bioMérieux* presents…“The Importance of Procalcitonin for Antimicrobial Stewardship in Patients With Lower Respiratory Tract Infections in the Emergency Department” This webinar will explore how using a procalcitonin (PCT) driven protocol in the Emergency Department can aid clinicians in decisions about hospital admission versus treatment in the home setting. Session will look at the existing data […]

“Physiology & Targeted Nutrition in Infants”

The Annenberg Center for Health Sciences & Mead Johnson* present...On-demand: "Physiology & Targeted Nutrition in Infants" Participants will learn how targeted nutrition impacts the physiological development in infants during neonatal intensive care and the long-term development of preterm and term infants. Presenters discuss specific micro- and macro-nutritional components and their impact on developing physiology. One […]

“More Evidence in More Pain Areas: Upper Limb Pain”

Nevro* presents... A Series: "More Evidence in More Pain Areas: Upper Limb Pain" (4 of 5 programs) Five separate live webinar events hosted by Nevro leaders and Neuromodulation physician researchers discussing evidence and information in multiple pain areas Includes a live call-in Q&A with thought leaders and practice experts. (Q & A Call-in number: (888) 669-0684) […]

“Transitioning to the Future of Pharmacy “

Access the recording. Download a copy of this content. HealthTrust presents..."Transitioning to the Future of Pharmacy" Transitions of care is a process gaining more recognition in healthcare institutions because it has shown to improve patient care and reduce hospital readmissions rates. Since this is an evolving area, the presenter will share the role licensed pharmacists […]

“Using Law & Policy to Promote Health Equity & Achieve Healthy People Goals”

The Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion (ODPHP)* presents..."Using Law & Policy to Promote Health Equity & Achieve Healthy People Goals" This webinar will focus on how evidence-based legal and policy approaches can advance health equity and create lasting changes that help every American live a long, healthy life. Presenter will provide an overview […]

“Are HFOT & NIV Complementary for Acute Respiratory Failure?”

Saxe Communications & Philips* present..."Are HFOT & NIV Complementary for Acute Respiratory Failure?" With the widespread utilization of noninvasive ventilation (NIV) for the treatment of respiratory failure, as well as the increasing utilization of humidified high flow oxygen therapy (HFOT) for the treatment of various forms of respiratory compromise, clinicians now have a broader range […]

Sustainability series…“Why We Do What We Do: Incentives & Motivation”

Cool Choices* presents its sustainability series…“Why We Do What We Do: Incentives & Motivation” Is your city, county, region trying to achieve an ambitious climate goal but overwhelmed by the process or struggling with infinite paths to achieving those goals? In this webinar, we will discuss the challenges that other communities have faced, as well […]

“The ABCs & CABs of Resuscitation: Are We Causing Harm With Assisted Breathing & Ventilation Techniques?”

Physio-Control/Stryker & Saxe Healthcare Communications present*…"The ABCs & CABs of Resuscitation: Are We Causing Harm With Assisted Breathing & Ventilation Techniques?" After cardiac arrest a combination of basic and advanced airway and ventilation techniques are used during cardiopulmonary resuscitation and after a return of spontaneous circulation. While airway and assisted ventilation have long been a mainstay […]

“Meeting the Sepsis CMS Measures”

Sepsis Alliance* presents…"Meeting the Sepsis CMS Measures" The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) launched the core measures for the management of sepsis on October 1, 2015. This talk will review the history of the measure and CMS’s approach to quality and quality measurement will be discussed. The data elements and their definitions will be […]

“What’s in Your Bundle? Part 1: Pre-op”

3M Healthcare Academy* presents…“What's in Your Bundle? Part 1: Pre-op” The goal for the patient undergoing a surgical procedure is to emerge without complications. Clinicians play a critical role in preparing the patient for a successful surgical experience. This presentation focuses on the preoperative care of the surgical patient in the acute and ambulatory setting. […]

“Adoption of Biosimilars: Key Considerations for Institutions”

Access the recording. Download a copy of this content. HealthTrust presents..."Adoption of Biosimilars: Key Considerations for Institutions" Biosimilars were introduced by Congress through the Biologics, Price Competition and Innovation Act (BPCI Act of 2009) to drive down the costs associated with large molecule biologics. However, 10 years later, increasing the uptake of biosimilars continues to […]

“Alternatives to Intubation for the Older Patient in the Emergency Department”

Saxe Communications & Philips* present..."Alternatives to Intubation for the Older Patient in the Emergency Department" Intubation in the emergency department is common and can prevent a patient from dying from a reversible condition. While the benefits of such intubation for young and otherwise healthy patients are clear, it is less obvious whether the benefits of […]

“ENFit: Safer Enteral Device Connectors”

GEDSA* presents..."ENFit: Safer Enteral Device Connectors" This webinar will offer background information and the latest updates on ENFit, the new, safer, enteral connector. Clinical experts will provide guidance and share real experience learnings on implementing ENFit in their healthcare setting. Objectives: Describe the risks involved with enteral device tubing misconnections Identify ENFit and the latest […]

“New Indications & Doses for Direct Oral Anticoagulants (DOACs)”

Download a copy of this content. Access the recording. HealthTrust presents..."New Indications & Doses for Direct Oral Anticoagulants (DOACs) Since the approval of direct oral anticoagulants (DOACs) for the prevention of stroke in patients with non-valvular atrial fibrillation and the prevention and treatment of venous thromboembolism (VTE), research has continued to delineate what other applications […]

“You’re in Charge! How to Master the Role of Charge Nurse”

American Nurses Association* presents..."You're in Charge! How to Master the Role of Charge Nurse" As an early career RN, you will be, or have been, asked to serve as the Charge Nurse on your unit. Even if your manager has prepared you for this step, you may find yourself asking, "How do I make this […]

“VH2O2 Sterility Assurance With ANSI/AAMI ST90”

STERIS University* presents…“VH2O2 Sterility Assurance With ANSI/AAMI ST90” ANSI/AAMI ST90 defines the expectations of quality systems to ensure that all processes within a sterile processing department provide a high-quality product each time. In this 1-hour webinar, presenters will explore how sterility assurance practices comply with ANSI/AAMI ST90 to deliver safe and sterile items, and review how […]

“Respiratory Compromise: Risk Prediction on the General Care Floor”

Saxe Communications & Medtronic present*... as part of the New Monitoring Strategies to Improve Outcomes series, "Respiratory Compromise: Risk Prediction on the General Care Floor" Opioid-induced respiratory depression (OIRD), a form of respiratory compromise, is one of the leading avoidable patient safety issue. Respiratory compromise, increases morbidity and mortality as well hospital inpatient costs. This […]

“Thromboelastography (TEG) & Its Role in Determining a Patient’s Coagulation Status”

Access the recording. Download a copy of this content. HealthTrust presents..."Thromboelastography (TEG) & Its Role in Determining a Patient’s Coagulation Status" With the approval of many more direct oral anticoagulants (DOACs), thromboelastography (TEG) is a test commonly utilized in order to test the efficiency of blood clotting in these patients. TEG offers many benefits, including […]

“Best Practices for Transitioning Patients From ICU to Step-down Unit: A Recent Study”

Saxe Communications & Philips* present..."Best Practices for Transitioning Patients From ICU to Step-down Unit: A Recent Study" Patients requiring specialized respiratory care often have extended stays in the intensive/critical care settings. Financial constraints, patient flow, unit management, and limited resources make finding safe, alternative sites important. A recently completed 13-year study in a Madrid teaching […]

“More Evidence in More Pain Areas: Peripheral Neuropathy”

Nevro* presents... A Series: "More Evidence in More Pain Areas: Peripheral Neuropathy" (3 of 5 programs) Five separate live webinar events hosted by Nevro leaders and Neuromodulation physician researchers discussing evidence and information in multiple pain areas Includes a live call-in Q&A with thought leaders and practice experts. (Q & A Call-in number: (888) 669-0684) Presenter:  […]

“Maternal Sepsis”

Sepsis Alliance* presents..."Maternal Sepsis" Maternal Sepsis is the third leading cause of preventable maternal deaths in the United States. During pregnancy, childbirth, post-abortion, or the post-partum period, women are susceptible to infection as their immune system is down-regulated to protect the growing fetus. Infection may give rise to sepsis if not identified and treated promptly. […]

“Pressure Injuries & Incontinence-associated Dermatitis: Connecting the Dots, Improving Prevention”

3M Health Care Academy* presents…“Pressure Injuries & Incontinence-associated Dermatitis: Connecting the Dots, Improving Prevention” Protecting skin is vital. If you care for patients with incontinence-associated dermatitis, they are at an increased risk for pressure injury development. Learn more about a holistic approach to skin safety and the steps you can take to reduce the risk […]

Sustainability series…“Mobilizing Your Community to Achieve Big Climate Goals”

Cool Choices* presents its sustainability series…“Mobilizing Your Community to Achieve Big Climate Goals” Is your city, county, region trying to achieve an ambitious climate goal but overwhelmed by the process or struggling with infinite paths to achieving those goals? In this webinar, we will discuss the challenges that other communities have faced, as well as […]

“Processed EEG Monitoring: The Use of TIVA in Enhanced Recovery”

Saxe Communications & Medtronic* present...as part of the New Monitoring Strategies to Improve Outcomes series, "Processed EEG Monitoring: The Use of TIVA in Enhanced Recovery" Enhanced recovery after surgery (ERAS) has demonstrated to improve outcomes. This webinar discusses the advantages of ERAS in managing surgical patients and identifies the various elements of enhanced recovery pathways. […]

“Skin Integrity in the OR: Tapes, Drapes & Positioning”

3M Health Care Academy* presents…“Skin Integrity in the OR: Tapes, Drapes & Positioning” Skin is the largest organ in our bodies, yet it is often overlooked. In this webinar we will discuss the importance of protecting skin integrity, and what you can do in your everyday practice to ensure the way we position, drape, stick […]

“HIT or Miss: Direct Oral Anticoagulants for Heparin-induced Thrombocytopenia”

Access the recording. Download a copy of this content. HealthTrust presents..."HIT or Miss: Direct Oral Anticoagulants for Heparin-induced Thrombocytopenia" Heparin-induced thrombocytopenia (HIT) is a life-threatening complication that may occur after exposure to heparin, resulting in both thrombocytopenia and an increased risk of thrombosis. Management of the acute phase of HIT involves discontinuation of all heparin-containing […]

“Vaporized Hydrogen Peroxide (VH2O2) Sterilization Quality Control Checkup”

3M Health Care Academy* presents…“Vaporized Hydrogen Peroxide (VH2O2) Sterilization Quality Control Checkup” NOTE: This same webinar will also be offered live today at 9M. Are your facility’s vaporized hydrogen peroxide VH2O2 sterilization quality assurance policies up-to-date? Do you have questions regarding record keeping per AAMI recommended guidelines for your sterilization processes?  Have you recently observed […]

“Vaporized Hydrogen Peroxide (VH2O2) Sterilization Quality Control Checkup”

3M Health Care Academy* presents…“Vaporized Hydrogen Peroxide (VH2O2) Sterilization Quality Control Checkup” NOTE: This same webinar will also be offered live today at 1PM. Are your facility’s vaporized hydrogen peroxide VH2O2 sterilization quality assurance policies up-to-date? Do you have questions regarding record keeping per AAMI recommended guidelines for your sterilization processes?  Have you recently observed […]

“Elevating the Nursing Profession”

The American Nurses Association* presents…“Elevating the Nursing Profession”                  Are you looking for ways to use your expertise to create a healthier world? Attend the National Nurses Week webinar and get insider strategies from top nursing leaders including ANA’s new president. Hosted by ANA in support of Nursing […]

“Understanding the Standards: USP <800> and PPE for Chemo”

Halyard Knowledge Network* presents..."Understanding the Standards: USP <800> and PPE for Chemo" Overview of USP <800> Guidelines for PPE when handling HDs, what is new, how to identify the right products and what is compliant. Learning  Objectives  |  At the end of this session, participants should be able to: List six characteristics of hazardous drugs […]

“Opioid Withdrawal & Use of a Patient Scoring Tool”

Access the recording. Download a copy of this content. HealthTrust presents..."Opioid Withdrawal & Use of a Patient Scoring Tool" In 2017, 70,237 deaths were caused by drug overdose; 67.8% of those were caused by opioids. Education regarding the opioid crises has been one strategy employed to help alleviate this public health crisis. With the large […]

National Nurses Week | May 6 – 12

National Nurses Week begins each year on May 6 and ends on May 12, Florence Nightingale's birthday. These permanent dates enhance planning and position National Nurses Week as an established recognition event. As of 1998, May 8 was designated as National Student Nurses Day, to be celebrated annually. And as of 2003, National School Nurse […]

“Is Your PPE Protecting You? What You Don’t Know May Hurt You”

Halyard Knowledge Network* presents…“Is Your PPE Protecting You? What You Don’t Know May Hurt You” During surgical procedures, both the patient and members of the perioperative team are at risk for exposure to infectious agents through pathogen penetration of surgical gowns and surgical masks worn as surgical personal protective equipment (PPE). Therefore, surgical PPE with appropriate […]

“Oncologic Emergencies & The Role of the Pharmacist”

Access the recording. Download a copy of this content. HealthTrust presents..."Oncologic Emergencies & The Role of the Pharmacist" With the incidence of cancer continuing to rise, the risk of oncologic emergencies also increases. An oncologic emergency is a unique complication that occurs in cancer patients, which could be a result of disease progression or from […]

5 On-Demand Credit Programs: Wound Care & Healing

HMP, NACCME & Organogenesis, Inc.* present 5 On-Demand Programs CREDIT FOR EACH OF THESE 5, one-hour PROGRAMS EXPIRES ON NOV. 29, 2019 “New Research & Clinical Applications: Activating Acute Wound Healing Response in Venous Leg Ulcers With Living Cell-based Therapy” Register here. Learning Objectives  |  At the end of this session, participants should be able […]

“Sepsis Data Abstraction: Open Forum”

Sepsis Alliance Network* presents..."Sepsis Coordinator Network Webinar, Sepsis Data Abstraction: Open Forum" Sepsis is a very complex condition that has very specific core measure data abstraction rules making it challenging for abstractors. This webinar will be presented by two teams, each including a sepsis coordinator and an abstractor, to discuss the obstacles to abstract sepsis […]

“Warning—Patient at Risk! Applying MEWS to Save Lives”

As part of its Better Outcomes Webinar Series, Saxe Communications and Philips Healthcare* present…“Warning—Patient at Risk! Applying MEWS to Save Lives” Today, hospitals are treating increasingly complex patients with multiple co-morbidities. Clinical deterioration on the floor is difficult to detect so it is hard for our caregivers to know which patients may need extra attention. […]

“Sepsis: Across the Continuum of Care Webinar Series: Surviving Pediatric Sepsis, What’s Next?”

Sepsis Alliance* presents..."Sepsis: Across the Continuum of Care Webinar Series" With early recognition and appropriate resuscitation, most children now survive sepsis. Unfortunately, the experience of sepsis does not end at the PICU or hospital discharge for many children and their families. Functional deficits in physical, cognitive, emotional, and social health are evident in up to […]

“Device Preparation, Packaging & VH2O2 Sterilization”

STERIS University* presents…“Device Preparation, Packaging & VH2O2 Sterilization” There is more to low-temperature sterilization than pushing a button. Medical devices must be prepared properly, packaged correctly and sterilized all according to the manufacturer’s instructions to ensure a successfully sterilized item. All steps within the reprocessing loop must be completed correctly. In this program, you will […]

“Remove the Risk”

The FDA* presents..."Remove the Risk" The FDA is excited to announce the upcoming launch of a new public education campaign to encourage safe disposal of unused opioid pain medicines. Join the FDA to hear about this important new effort and learn what you can do to reduce the chance of accidental or intentional prescription opioid […]

“More Evidence in More Pain Areas: Salvage Pain”

Nevro* presents... A Series: "More Evidence in More Pain Areas: Salvage Pain" (2 of 5 programs) Five separate live webinar events hosted by Nevro leaders and Neuromodulation physician researchers discussing evidence and information in multiple pain areas Includes a live call-in Q&A with thought leaders and practice experts. (Q & A Call-in number: (888) 669-0684) Presenter:  Dr. […]

“Updates on Dual Anti-platelet Therapy in Acute Ischemic Stroke Patients”

Access the recording. Download a copy of this content. HealthTrust presents..."Updates on Dual Anti-platelet Therapy in Acute Ischemic Stroke Patients" Most patients currently suffering from acute ischemic stroke are discharged from the hospital on single anti-platelet therapy with aspirin. However, recent literature has identified benefits with the use of dual antiplatelet therapy (DAPT) for this […]

“Cleaner Scopes With ATP Monitoring – A Real-world Case Study”

3M Health Care Academy* presents…“Cleaner Scopes With ATP Monitoring – A Real-world Case Study” NOTE: This same webinar will also be offered live today at 9AM This webinar will explain why cleaning monitoring is such a critical quality control tool for flexible endoscope reprocessing.  Attendees will be able to describe how ATP monitoring works and […]

“Cleaner Scopes With ATP Monitoring – A Real-world Case Study”

3M Health Care Academy* presents…“Cleaner Scopes With ATP Monitoring – A Real-world Case Study” Note: This same webinar will also be offered live today at 1PM. This webinar will explain why cleaning monitoring is such a critical quality control tool for flexible endoscope reprocessing.  Attendees will be able to describe how ATP monitoring works and […]

“Site Protection, Securement & Skin Integrity: Skin Care Considerations for Vascular Access”

3M Health Care Academy* presents…“Site Protection, Securement & Skin Integrity: Skin Care Considerations for Vascular Access” Prevention of infection, preservation of vascular access and promotion of patient comfort are key outcomes of care during infusion therapy. Because intact, healthy skin provides the body’s first line of defense, nurses providing infusion therapy need to have an […]

“2018 Updates in Acute Ischemic Stroke Management”

Download a copy of this content. Access the recording. HealthTrust presents..."2018 Updates in Acute Ischemic Stroke Management" Stroke is the fifth leading cause of mortality in the United States, and the leading cause of disability. Timely therapy, including pharmacotherapy for eligible patients, is essential to reducing morbidity and mortality in stroke patients. Pharmacists in the […]

“Lead With Safety: An Educational Discussion on Rooftop Safety”

Tremco* presents..."Lead With Safety: An Educational Discussion on Rooftop Safety" Safety affects us all, whether we own the building or are working on top of it. This webinar will bring safety to the forefront of our everyday routine as the presenter identifies the most current OSHA regulations, the top safety hazards which lead to infractions, […]

Sustainability series…“The Power of Public Commitments”

Cool Choices* presents its sustainability series…“The Power of Public Commitments” When companies or communities make sustainability commitments public there's increased accountability, which leads to more action and bigger results. In this webinar, we will discuss how public commitments and benchmarking initiatives increase benefits at the corporate as well as community level. Presenter Kathy Kuntz  |  […]

“A Shocking Presentation: Pressing Forward with Angiotensin II”

Download a copy of this content. Access the recording. HealthTrust presents..."A Shocking Presentation: Pressing Forward with Angiotensin II" The Surviving Sepsis Campaign updated its guidelines in 2016 to include use of the sequential organ failure assessment (SOFA) score rather than the systemic inflammatory response syndrome (SIRS) criteria. Most hospitals and physicians still utilize the SIRS […]

“Phasing Out Categories & Phasing in the Pregnancy & Lactation Labeling Rule “

Download a copy of this content. Access the recording. HealthTrust presents..."Phasing Out Categories & Phasing in the Pregnancy & Lactation Labeling Rule " Despite being approved and published by the FDA in 2015, the Pregnancy and Lactation Labeling Rule (PLLR) is still not recognized by many pharmacists and instead, the pregnancy categories are still being […]

“Across the Continuum of Care: Fluid Resuscitation & Sepsis”

Sepsis Alliance* presents…“Across the Continuum of Care: Fluid Resuscitation & Sepsis” This session will present evidence-based fluid management strategies for adult and pediatric patients with sepsis and septic shock. Recommendations for fluid resuscitation, stabilization and maintenance will be discussed. The latest Surviving Sepsis Campaign guidelines for fluid resuscitation will be reviewed. Presenters: Heath Latham, M.D., […]

“Thromboembolism in Pregnancy”

Download a copy of this content. Access the recording. HealthTrust presents..."Thromboembolism in Pregnancy" (Part 4 in the Maternal Morbidity & Mortality 4-part series) Maternal mortality has increased precipitously in the United States over the past 15 years. Venous thromboembolism (VTE) is a leading cause of death during pregnancy, accounting for approximately 10 percent of all […]

“Introduction to Low Temperature Sterilization”

Steris University* presents…“Introduction to Low Temperature Sterilization” Low-temperature sterilization is a critical process used to sterilize temperature sensitive critical and semi-critical medical devices. Over the past 50 years, low-temperature sterilization has dramatically expanded in both use and modalities. Understanding the modalities of low-temperature sterilization will arm you with the information you need to make the […]

“What Top Performing Hospitals Do to Improve Cardiac Arrest Survival”

Saxe Healthcare Communications* presents…“What Top Performing Hospitals Do to Improve Cardiac Arrest Survival” Currently, the nationwide survival rate for an in-patient cardiac arrest event is only 25 percent. Opportunities exist for hospitals to improve the cardiac arrest team’s performance and survival rate based on the 2018 American Heart Association (AHA) published "Get with the Guidelines" […]

“More Evidence in More Pain Areas: Chronic Post-Surgical Pain”

Nevro* presents... A Series: "More Evidence in More Pain Areas: Chronic Post-Surgical Pain" (1 of 5 programs) Five separate live webinar events hosted by Nevro leaders and Neuromodulation physician researchers discussing evidence and information in multiple pain areas Includes a live call-in Q&A with thought leaders and practice experts. (Q & A Call-in number: (888) 669-0687) […]

Sustainability series: “Materiality Feels Relative!–Remember the Princess and the Pea”

Cool Choices* presents… a sustainability series:“Materiality Feels Relative!–Remember the Princess and the Pea” Even as your organization has substantially reduced carbon emissions, employees notice that the break room trashcan is overflowing with disposable cups. In this webinar, we will talk about how the "small stuff" can lead to greater engagement in and awareness of your […]

On-demand webinar: “The Physical Activity Guidelines for Americans”

The U.S. Department of Health & Human Services* presents..."The Physical Activity Guidelines for Americans" This session was presented live in Nov. of 2018. The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services released the Physical Activity Guidelines for Americans, 2nd edition and a corresponding Move Your Way campaign in November 2018. The updated guidelines include recommendations […]

“Teamwork & Communication Throughout the CSSD & Beyond”

3M* presents..."Teamwork & Communication Throughout the CSSD & Beyond" Note: This same program is also offered March 14 at 9AM (Central) This program covers the entire process for forecasting procedures and the relationships around acquiring the necessary instrumentation for the day of surgery. A case study of proven successes at Middlesex Hospital is reviewed and […]

“Designing Reliable Practices for IV Push Medication Use: A Focus on Safe Administration”

Institute for Safe Medication Practices (ISMP)* presents…“Designing Reliable Practices for IV Push Medication Use: A Focus on Safe Administration” Intravenous (IV) medication are commonly used in both inpatient and outpatient environments. National survey results, nursing literature, and direct observation of nursing practice suggest significant variation in unit-based preparation of IV push medications and unsafe injection […]

“Teamwork & Communication Throughout the CSSD & Beyond”

3M* presents..."Teamwork & Communication Throughout the CSSD & Beyond" Note: This same program is also offered March 14 at 1PM (Central) This program covers the entire process for forecasting procedures and the relationships around acquiring the necessary instrumentation for the day of surgery. A case study of proven successes at Middlesex Hospital is reviewed and […]

“Accidental Dislodgement: Incidence & Perceptions of Safety at the Bedside”

3M* presents..."Accidental Dislodgement: Incidence & Perceptions of Safety at the Bedside" Note: This same program is also offered March 13 at 9AM (Central) Accidental dislodgement of intravenous devices is a common occurrence that has a significant impact on patient safety, according to a clinical survey of nurses and vascular access specialists. The survey was conducted […]

“Pressure Injury Prevention— Repositioning Frequency”

The National Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel (NPUAP)* presents… Pressure Injury Prevention— Repositioning Frequency” This session will provide the historical background of guideline development. Presenters will describe early studies that led to repositioning and support surface practice change, but had lower level evidence and discuss TURN and TEAM UP RCT clinical trials and future evidence required to […]

“Accidental Dislodgement: Incidence & Perceptions of Safety at the Bedside”

3M* presents..."Accidental Dislodgement: Incidence & Perceptions of Safety at the Bedside" Note: This same program is also offered March 13 at 1PM (Central) Accidental dislodgement of intravenous devices is a common occurrence that has a significant impact on patient safety, according to a clinical survey of nurses and vascular access specialists. The survey was conducted […]

“Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS) & Perioperative Temperature Management”

3M* presents..."Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS) & Perioperative Temperature Management" Learning Objectives  |  At the end of this session, participants should be able to: List the major causes of high error rates and low quality in medical care Explain how ERAS addresses the major causes of poor quality in healthcare Define ERAS Illustrate how ERAS […]

“Patient Safety Update: Reducing Tubing Misconnections”

Download a copy of this content. Access the recording. HealthTrust presents..."Patient Safety Update: Reducing Tubing Misconnections" Reducing occurrences of medical device tubing misconnections is an important patient safety issue gaining attention from various stakeholders across the healthcare continuum. Such misconnections happen when one type of medical device is mistakenly attached to another medical device that […]

On-demand program: “Controlling High Blood Pressure: Has Anything Changed?”

Medscape Education* presents a free on-demand program..."Controlling High Blood Pressure: Has Anything Changed?" Learning Objectives  |  Upon completion of this activity, participants will have increased knowledge regarding the: New guidelines for the treatment of hypertension Potential of renal denervation technology to treat hypertension Status of the SPYRAL HTN clinical trial program on the safety and efficacy of […]

On-demand program: “Developments in Pediatric Imaging: Best Practices in Dose, Comfort & Safety”

Applied Radiology* presents..."Developments in Pediatric Imaging: Best Practices in Dose, Comfort & Safety" This educational opportunity will update attendees on the recently published FDA guidance and the ongoing work of the Image Gently Alliance and the American Association of  Physicists in Medicine (AAPM), which continue to refine the safety and effectiveness of pediatric Xray imaging. […]

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

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 […]

“Venous Leg Ulcer Management Principles”

WoundSource* presents…“Venous Leg Ulcer Management Principles” Venous disease is the most common cause of lower extremity ulceration, occurring in 3% of those above the age of 80. The pathophysiology of venous ulcers is complex, with multiple theories suggested. One of the problems related to venous ulcer management lies within the research-to-practice gap. While clinical practice […]

“Going Plant-centered for Patients & Planet” 

Practice Greenhealth’s Greenhealth Academy* presents…“Going Plant-centered for Patients & Planet" Food production is a significant contributor to climate change, accounting for nearly a quarter of global greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. Animal-based foods account for two-thirds of agricultural GHG emissions and more than three-quarters of agricultural land use, while plant-based foods have much lower environmental impacts. […]

“Adjusting to New Joint Commission Scoring for Sterile Processing”

Steris University* presents…“Adjusting to New Joint Commission Scoring for Sterile Processing” According to Joint Commission Online, the Infection Control standard IC.02.02.01 is the most cited standard for non-compliance with 72% of hospitals surveyed in 2017 being cited as noncompliant. In September 2018 The Joint Commission refined its scoring for this standard, and to help you […]

“Issues in Enteral Feeding: Malnutrition”

Download a copy of this content. Access the recording. HealthTrust & Avanos present..."Issues in Enteral Feeding: Malnutrition" The prevalence of malnutrition in developed countries has been estimated to be 1-15 percent of non-institutionalized older adults, 25-60 percent of older adults in geriatric care facilities, and 35-65 percent of older adults in hospitals. Several studies have […]

“Quality Control Tools for Sterilization & Disinfection”

3M Health Care Academy* presents…“Quality Control Tools for Sterilization & Disinfection” The same program is also offered at 9AM (central) on Feb. 21 Learning Objectives: Describe the quality control tools used to test sterilization and disinfection processes Discuss the information provided by each type of quality control tool Recommended usage Speaker: Ryan Rozinka  |  Technical […]

“How Nurses Can Be Hospitals’ Climate Champions”

Practice Greenhealth’s Greenhealth Academy* presents…“How Nurses Can Be Hospitals’ Climate Champions” Join Health Care Without Harm and the Alliance of Nurses for Healthy Environments for an interactive webinar about how nurses, sustainability leads, and other health professionals can use the Nurses Climate Challenge to build momentum for climate solutions in the health sector. Speakers will […]

“Quality Control Tools for Sterilization & Disinfection”

3M Health Care Academy* presents…“Quality Control Tools for Sterilization & Disinfection” The same program is also offered at 1PM (central) on Feb. 21 Learning Objectives: Describe the quality control tools used to test sterilization and disinfection processes Discuss the information provided by each type of quality control tool Recommended usage Speaker: Ryan Rozinka  |  Technical […]

“Clinically Indicated Peripheral Vascular Access Care & Maintenance: Addressing Current Standards With Evidence-based Practice”

3M Healthcare Academy* presents…“Clinically Indicated Peripheral Vascular Access Care & Maintenance: Addressing Current Standards With Evidence-based Practice” Peripheral vascular access is often considered a simple, low risk procedure compared to other types of vascular access when, in fact, peripheral IVs are associated with significant complications and cost. Despite being one of the most common invasive […]

On-demand program: “Controlling High Blood Pressure: Has Anything Changed?”

Medscape Education* presents a free on-demand program..."Controlling High Blood Pressure: Has Anything Changed?" Learning Objectives  |  Upon completion of this activity, participants will have increased knowledge regarding the: New guidelines for the treatment of hypertension Potential of renal denervation technology to treat hypertension Status of the SPYRAL HTN clinical trial program on the safety and efficacy of […]

“Hypertensive Disorders of Pregnancy”

Download a copy of this content. Access the recording. Supporting documents and procedures checklists. HealthTrust presents..."Hypertensive Disorders of Pregnancy" (Part 3 of 4 in the Maternal Morbidity & Mortality series) Despite a worldwide trend toward improvement in maternal morbidity and mortality, rates in the U.S. have surged in recent years. Specifically, the unacceptable rates of […]

Sustainability series: “Culture Change Matters, So How Do You Know If You’ve Achieved It?”

Cool Choices* presents its sustainability series…“Culture Change Matters, So How Do You Know If You've Achieved It?” Creating a place where sustainable practices are the new normal is vital to achieving aggressive sustainability goals. In this webinar, we'll discuss how you can measure change and know when your "on-the-ground" culture has truly shifted. Presenter Kathy […]

“Caring for Sepsis Survivors: From ICU to Post-hospital Care”

Sepsis Alliance & bioMérieux* present…“Caring for Sepsis Survivors: From ICU to Post-hospital Care” This presentation will review the common sequelae of sepsis. Best practices to mitigate and/or recover from post-sepsis sequelae will be discussed. Discharge and post-discharge medical care will be presented to enhance survivorship. Objectives: Review common sequelae of sepsis and common reasons for […]

“Issues in Enteral Feeding: Aspiration”

Access the recording Download a copy of this content. HealthTrust & Avanos present..."Issues in Enteral Feeding: Aspiration" While enteral nutrition can safely improve or maintain a patient’s nutritional status, complications have been associated with its delivery. Pulmonary aspiration is one of the most significant complications in patients receiving enteral nutrition, and aspiration pneumonia is among […]

“Consequences of FDA Changes to Critically Ill Bedside Glucose Testing Regulations”

Nova Biomedical* presents… “Consequences of FDA Changes to Critically Ill Bedside Glucose Testing Regulations” Part I: Clinical Consequences  |  “Venous, arterial, and now capillary specimens are all FDA cleared for testing critically ill patients – Are all specimen types analytically and clinically equivalent?” The choice of specimen type is an important consideration, particularly for critically ill […]

“Beyond SIRS—Rethinking Sepsis Screening in the Hospital”

Saxe Healthcare Communications & Philips Healthcare* present…“Beyond SIRS—Rethinking Sepsis Screening in the Hospital” PLEASE Register Early. REGISTRATION ENDS 2 Hours BEFORE the start-time of the webinar broadcast. This webinar will provide an overview of the burden of sepsis in the hospital and review the current recommendations for sepsis management. Various published tools for sepsis screening, including SIRS […]

“Environmental Benefits Calculator – Live Demo”

Green Electronics Council* presents…“Environmental Benefits Calculator - Live Demo" The Green Electronics Council recently launched a new Environmental Benefits Calculator that measures the environmental and cost benefits of purchasing sustainable EPEAT-registered products. The new calculator features modules for mobile phones, computers and displays (meeting the updated 2018 EPEAT criteria), and servers. Purchasers are invited to […]

“Getting it Right: How a Comprehensive ERAS With Nutrition Intervention Rapidly Reduced Colon Surgical Site Infections”

Abbott* presents…“Getting it Right: How a Comprehensive ERAS With Nutrition Intervention Rapidly Reduced Colon Surgical Site Infections” This webinar is part of the Improving Lives Through Nutrition Webinar series. In this session, physician and dietitian presenters from Navicent Health will discuss: The components of a successful colon ERAS protocol How to build a colon ERAS […]

“Delivering Climate-smart Healthcare”

Practice Greenhealth’s Greenhealth Academy* presents…“Delivering Climate-smart Healthcare" Our communities once again experienced the health impacts of climate change in 2018, including increases in heat-related illness, asthma and respiratory illness, as well as injuries and premature deaths from extreme weather events such as wildfires and hurricanes. Practice Greenhealth knows climate is a pressing issue for you […]

“Getting it Right: How a Comprehensive ERAS With Nutrition Intervention Rapidly Reduced Colon Surgical Site Infections”

Abbott* presents…“Getting it Right: How a Comprehensive ERAS With Nutrition Intervention Rapidly Reduced Colon Surgical Site Infections” This webinar is part of the Improving Lives Through Nutrition Webinar series. In this session, physician and dietitian presenters from Navicent Health will discuss: The components of a successful colon ERAS protocol How to build a colon ERAS […]

“Steam Sterilization Quality Control Checkup”

3M Healthcare Academy* presents… "Steam Sterilization Quality Control Checkup” This same program has two offerings on Jan. 17: 9AM AND 1PM (Central). Are your facility’s steam sterilization quality assurance policies up-to-date? AAMI revised ST79 in 2017, AORN updated their Guideline for Sterilization in 2018, and The Joint Commission has new scoring around certain high-level disinfection and […]

”Steam Sterilization Quality Control Checkup”

3M Healthcare Academy presents… ”Steam Sterilization Quality Control Checkup” This same program has two offerings on Jan. 17: 9AM AND 1PM (Central). Are your facility’s steam sterilization quality assurance policies up-to-date? AAMI revised ST79 in 2017, AORN updated their Guideline for Sterilization in 2018, and The Joint Commission has new scoring around certain high-level disinfection […]

“Sepsis Champions—How Hospital-wide Involvement Changes Sepsis Care”

Sepsis Alliance Network* presents…“Sepsis Champions—How Hospital-wide Involvement Changes Sepsis Care” Sepsis Champions help to optimize sepsis management and emphasize the importance of early recognition and timely treatment. The webinar session will provide an overview of what a Sepsis Champion is and does. The beginning stages to develop a Sepsis Champion Program will be discussed. A […]

“Let’s Crunch Some Numbers: Calculations for a Pharmacy Technician”

Access the recording. Download a copy of this content. HealthTrust presents..."Let's Crunch Some Numbers: Calculations for a Pharmacy Technician" Pharmacy Technicians in many facilities possess varying degrees of pharmaceutical math expertise. Seasoned technicians who work in the IV room often have a distinct understanding of essential calculations, however, performing calculations can be a challenge for […]

Deadline for 2019 HTU Proposals

Tonight is the deadline to submit presentations for consideration as part of the 2019 HealthTrust University Conference education line up. Submit proposals here by 11:59 PM (Central time). 2019 HTU: August 12-14  |  Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center  |   Nashville, TN  

“Code Crimson: Massive Transfusion Protocol”

Access the recording. Download a copy of this content. Supporting Documents & Procedure Checklists HealthTrust presents..."Code Crimson: Massive Transfusion Protocol" (Part 2 of 4 in the Maternal Morbidity & Mortality series) The U.S. rate of severe maternal morbidity at delivery, as defined by a variety of conditions and procedures, increased 45 percent from 2006 through […]

“Sepsis in Older Adults”

The Sepsis Alliance* presents..."Continuum of Care: Sepsis in Older Adults" Sepsis can and does affect people of all ages. The very young and those who already have a chronic health problem or a compromised immune system are at higher risk of developing sepsis. But people over 65 years old, particularly those who have health issues, are […]

2019 HTU Call for Proposals Is Open

Speakers are invited to submit proposals for consideration as part of the 2019 HealthTrust University Conference education line up. Submit proposals here by the Jan. 14 deadline (11:59 PM central time). Invite others from your facility or health system to share their clinical initiative outcomes or supply chain success stories. Download a flyer to share […]

“Contaminated Items”

3M Health Care Academy* presents…Sterile U, Ask the Experts Series:  "Contaminated Items” Learning Objectives: Explain AORN, AAMI and the Association of Surgical Technologist (AS) current guidelines and specific responsibilities for point of use (POU), post procedure and transportation of contaminated items. Identify how following guidelines for POU care helps to reduce risks to patients and employees. […]

“Biosimilar vs. Generic: What’s the Difference?”

HealthTrust presents..."Biosimilar vs. Generic: What's the Difference?" Access the recording. Download a copy of the presentation here. The availability of biosimilar products has grown in outpatient and inpatient pharmacy settings since the Biologics Price Competition and Innovation Act (BCPI) Act of 2009 was passed. As prescription drug prices continue to be a controversial issue, there […]

“Contaminated Items”

3M Health Care Academy* presents…Sterile U, Ask the Experts Series:  "Contaminated Items” Learning Objectives: Explain AORN, AAMI and the Association of Surgical Technologist (AS) current guidelines and specific responsibilities for point of use (POU), post procedure and transportation of contaminated items. Identify how following guidelines for POU care helps to reduce risks to patients and employees. […]

“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 […]

“How I Recommend Flu Vaccine: How to Make Recommendations that Matter to Patients”

The CDC & the Public Health Foundation* present…“How I Recommend Flu Vaccine: How to Make Recommendations that Matter to Patients” Every year, there are large numbers of Americans who get sick and die as a result of seasonal flu. Yet, many of your patients may underestimate flu’s severity or their own susceptibility to catching the […]

“Implementing Next-generation Sequencing for Precision Oncology Testing”

Fisher Scientific* presents...."Implementing Next-generation Sequencing for Precision Oncology Testing" According to a recent study by the Tufts Center for the Study of Drug Development, the majority of cancer treatments in development have an associated genomic biomarker—a trend that's expected to increase in the coming years. With this evolution in the clinical oncology landscape, academic medical […]

“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 of 4 in the Maternal Morbidity & Mortality series) The proportion of women who experienced serious complications while giving birth in U.S. hospitals rose drastically between 2006 and 2015. […]

“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 […]

“Continuum of Care: Sepsis Case Studies”

The Sepsis Coordinator Network * presents..."Continuum of Care: Sepsis Case Studies" This webinar will delve into several case studies with a focus on adult and maternal sepsis. Each case will be presented, including a review of the patient's progression, and followed by a discussion on best practices and potential opportunities to improve care. The patient […]

“Infectious Waste DOT Certification”

Daniel's Health* presents..."Infection Waste DOT Certification" Did you know that anyone who is packaging or transporting waste within a healthcare facility is required to be certified for DOT RMW Training?  Attend this free session for DOT certification on Infectious Substances. Learning Objectives | At the completion of this activity, the participant will be able to: […]

“Innovation in Sepsis Diagnostics & Treatment”

The Sepsis Coordinator Network * presents..."Innovation in Sepsis  Diagnostics & Treatment" Learn about some of the latest innovations in sepsis diagnostics and treatment. Objectives: Discuss the role that fast diagnostics for bloodstream infections play in expediting treatment of patients. Define the role of GIAPREZA in treating patients with septic or other distributive shock Recall patient-focused […]

“Who’s Leading the Leading Health Indicators? Reproductive & Sexual Health”

Healthy People 2020 and Leading Health Indicators* present…“Who's Leading the Leading Health Indicators? Reproductive & Sexual Health” Learn about progress made toward achieving the Healthy People 2020 Reproductive and Sexual Health Leading Indicators. You’ll also hear how the Texas Department of State Health Services is working to increase people’s knowledge of their HIV status by […]

Sustainable Purchasing Webinar (part 4 of 4) – “Tactics, Tools & Impacts on Sustainable Purchases”

The Green Electronics Council* presents part four of…“Sustainable Procurement Through a Public & Private Sector Lens: Tactics, Tools & Impacts on Sustainable Purchases," (part 4 of 4) During this session panelists will talk about specific tactics and procurement processes that each sector employs and highlight how different approaches affect sustainable purchasing outcomes. The Green Electronics Council […]

“Sepsis Screening & Nurse Driven Protocols”

The Sepsis Coordinator Network * presents..."Sepsis Screening & Nurse Driven Protocols" This session will review the significance of early detection and intervention for sepsis. Emergency room and inpatient sepsis screening, and nurse-driven protocols will be presented. The similarities and differences will be discussed. Presenters: Amy Sprague, DNP, RN, ACNS-BC, CCRN | Patient Safety Manager | Indianapolis VA […]

“USP <797>/<800>: Cleanroom Design & Environmental Monitoring”

Access the recording. Download a copy of this presentation. HealthTrust & TechSafety present..."USP <797>/<800>: Cleanroom Design & Environmental Monitoring" While USP (United States Pharmacopeia) <797> previously established requirements for hazardous drug compounding, its latest revision—<800>—clarifies and expands upon sterile and non-sterile hazardous drug compounding. Enhanced engineering and procedural controls extend protection to operators and environments […]

“Fever Management—Current Strategies in Patients With Infection”

Stryker* presents…“Fever Management—Current Strategies in Patients With Infection” Recent evidence on the management of fever in patients with infection/sepsis and the impact on patient outcomes have challenged traditional practice of critical care clinicians. This session reviews the current evidence regarding the monitoring of the patient with fever; the impact of fever on outcomes in patients […]

“Method to the Madness: Using Data and Evidence to Drive Practice Changes in Nasal Decolonization”

3M Health Care Academy * presents..."Method to the Madness: Using Data and Evidence to Drive Practice Changes in Nasal Decolonization" Upon completion of this webinar, participants will be able to describe the steps needed to identify surgical nasal decolonization program gaps and implement interventions to close those gaps.  The webinar will also discuss how to […]

“Management of Immune Checkpoint Inhibitor-related Toxicities”

Access the recording. Download a copy of this content. HealthTrust presents..."Management of Immune Checkpoint Inhibitor-related Toxicities" Pembrolizumab, nivolumab and other immune checkpoint inhibitors (ICPis) are currently FDA-approved for many different cancers and their indications for use continue to expand at a rapid rate. Despite the positive clinical benefits of these medications, however, there are many […]

New On-Demand Offering: “Sepsis: First Response”

Sepsis Alliance* presents…"Sepsis: First Response" As many as 87% of sepsis cases originate in the patient’s community. Sepsis is the body’s life-threatening response to an infection that takes 270,000 lives a year in the United States alone. EMS are often the first medical providers to reach these cases. In fact, EMS transports as many as 60% […]

“Eosinophilic Esophagitis: Practical Diagnosis & Management of Pediatric Patients With EoE”

The Annenberg Center for Health Sciences & Mead Johnson* present…“Eosinophilic Esophagitis: Practical Diagnosis & Management of Pediatric Patients With EoE” As part of the series “New Approaches to Diagnosing and Managing Infant Food Allergy,” this program reviews long-term nutritional strategies and medical management for pediatric patients with Eosinophilic Esophagitis (EoE). The presenter specifically discusses the […]

“Next Generation Silver Technology: Enhancing Silver to Address Wound Bioburden

ConvaTec* & Wound Source Webinars present…“Next Generation Silver Technology: Enhancing Silver to Address Wound Bioburden” Despite advances in wound management technologies, the problem of chronic non-healing wounds continues. Chronic wounds negatively impact patients' quality of life and add significantly to treatment costs and costs associated with potential related litigation. A recent economic analysis of more […]

“Guidelines for Diagnosis & Management of Food Protein-Induced Enterocolitis Syndrome (FPIES)”

The Annenberg Center for Health Sciences & Mead Johnson* present…“Guidelines for Diagnosis & Management of Food Protein-Induced Enterocolitis Syndrome (FPIES)” As part of the series “New Approaches to Diagnosing and Managing Infant Food Allergy,” this program is designed for learners to recognize the clinical presentation of FPIES and how to incorporate medical and nutritional strategies […]

“Outbreak Readiness: Creating an Effective Strategic PPE Supply for Pandemics and Flu”

Halyard Health*presents..."Outbreak Readiness: Creating an Effective Strategic PPE Supply for Pandemics and Flu" The 2017-2018 Flu Season was a record breaker, crowding more hospitals and lasting more weeks than any flu season in decades. Yet even the CDC has a hard time predicting in advance how bad a flu season will be. That’s why Halyard […]

“Immunology in Infants & Food Allergy Management Cow’s Milk Allergy: Mechanisms, Diagnosis & Treatment”

The Annenberg Center for Health Sciences & Mead Johnson present…“Immunology in Infants & Food Allergy Management Cow's Milk Allergy: Mechanisms, Diagnosis & Treatment” As part of the series “New Approaches to Diagnosing and Managing Infant Food Allergy,” this program discusses strategies for diagnosing and managing cow's milk allergy (CMA) in infants. Presenters will discuss strategies for […]

“Guidelines for Diagnosis & Management of Food Protein-Induced Enterocolitis Syndrome (FPIES)”

The Annenberg Center for Health Sciences & Mead Johnson* present…“Guidelines for Diagnosis & Management of  (FPIES)” As part of the series “New Approaches to Diagnosing and Managing Infant Food Allergy,” this program is designed for learners to recognize the clinical presentation of FPIES and how to incorporate medical and nutritional strategies using current FPIES guidelines. […]

“Eosinophilic Esophagitis: Practical Diagnosis & Management of Pediatric Patients With EoE”

The Annenberg Center for Health Sciences & Mead Johnson* present…“Eosinophilic Esophagitis: Practical Diagnosis & Management of Pediatric Patients With EoE” As part of the series “New Approaches to Diagnosing and Managing Infant Food Allergy,” this program reviews long-term nutritional strategies and medical management for pediatric patients with Eosinophilic Esophagitis (EoE). The presenter specifically discusses the […]

“Nutrition in the NICU: Human Milk Diet Provides Better Tolerance, Growth & Cost Effectiveness”

Access the recording. Download a copy of this presentation. HealthTrust & Prolacta present..."Nutrition in the NICU: Human Milk Diet Provides Better Tolerance, Growth & Cost Effectiveness" Many clinicians are familiar with using cow’s milk-based products in very low birthweight (VLBW) infants as fortification. They are not as familiar with alternatives to these products, nor do […]

“Immunology in Infants & Food Allergy Management Cow’s Milk Allergy: Mechanisms, Diagnosis & Treatment”

The Annenberg Center for Health Sciences & Mead Johnson present…“Immunology in Infants & Food Allergy Management Cow's Milk Allergy: Mechanisms, Diagnosis & Treatment” As part of the series “New Approaches to Diagnosing and Managing Infant Food Allergy,” this program discusses strategies for diagnosing and managing cow's milk allergy (CMA) in infants. Presenters will discuss strategies for […]

“Improving Patient Outcomes & Decreasing Hospital Costs Through Nutrition”

Download a copy of this presentation. Access the recording. HealthTrust & Abbott present..."Improving Patient Outcomes & Decreasing Hospital Costs Through Nutrition" Up to 50 percent of patients are malnourished upon admission to an acute care setting. This can impact clinical and financial performance measures throughout the patient journey, including lengths of stay, costs of care, […]

“Practice Makes Perfect: Implementing Mock Codes in Hospitals”

Physio-Control* presents…“Practice Makes Perfect: Implementing Mock Codes in Hospitals” is an evolving field that allows trainees to practice skills, expand knowledge, and build self-confidence in a safe and controlled environment with no risk to patients. Mock codes, as part of resuscitation simulation, play an important role in improving performance in cardiac arrest resuscitation events in hospitals. […]

“AI-Powered Precision Health: Shaping the Future of Healthcare”

GE Healthcare* & AHA* Health Forum Webinars present…“AI-Powered Precision Health: Shaping the Future of Healthcare” Artificial intelligence (AI) brings both promises and concerns as it filters into the patient care environment, enabling precision health for better outcomes delivered more efficiently. Combining AI methods and systems with an irreplaceable human clinician can advance the delivery of care in […]

“New Strategies in Treating Respiratory Failure—NIV & HFNO as Complementary Therapies”

Saxe Communications & Philips Healthcare* present..."New Strategies in Treating Respiratory Failure—NIV & HFNO as complementary therapies" Noninvasive ventilation (NIV) or the delivery of positive pressure ventilation delivered through a has become more common as its benefits are increasingly recognized. NIV has proven efficacy for hypercapnic respiratory failure, especially that due to COPD exacerbations. High-flow nasal […]

“Improving Air Quality for Citizens’ Health & Well-being”

The Green Electronics Council* presents…“Improving Air Quality for Citizens' Health & Well-being" 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 […]

“Safe Securement to Skin: Thinking Differently About Medical Tape & Its Impact on Patient Outcomes”

3M Health Care Academy* presents…“Safe Securement to Skin: Thinking Differently About Medical Tape & Its Impact on Patient Outcomes” Filling the bins of every supply room and carried into virtually every patient room is one of the oldest, most widely-used medical technologies – medical tape. Throughout care settings, there is a perception that “tape is […]

“Current Strategies for Vascular Access Stabilization: Infusion Nursing Standards of Practice”

Saxe Healthcare Communications* presents…“Current Strategies for Vascular Access Stabilization: Infusion Nursing Standards of Practice” Stabilization of movement at the vascular access device (VAD) exit site is recognized as an important intervention in preventing complications and increasing catheter dwell time. The risk for unintentional catheter dislodgement is reduced, and when pistoning movement of the catheter at […]

“The Secret Ingredient for Optimum Nursing Care—How Leaders Can Create a Resilient Workforce”

The American Nurses Association* presents…“The Secret Ingredient for Optimum Nursing Care—How Leaders Can Create a Resilient Workforce” Consider this situation: The turnover in your work environment is high. On exit interviews, many of the healthcare professionals mention that they think that the right decisions about patient care are not being made, especially when aggressive tactics […]

MD residents live event: “Sterilization & Disinfection: Good Practices for Ambulatory Settings…”

3M Health Care Academy* presents..."Sterilization & Disinfection: Good Practices for Ambulatory Settings, including Surgery Centers, Endoscopy Centers, Physician Offices & Dental Clinics" Good disinfection and sterilization practices are critical to safe patient care and successful procedures. Device reprocessing is complicated and procedures and requirements can vary widely based on the instrument. This program is designed as […]

“Neonatal Skin Care: State of the Science and Ongoing Challenges”

The Association of Women's Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses (AWHONN) presents..."Neonatal Skin Care: State of the Science and Ongoing Challenges" The skin is one of the most important organs at birth, and skin care provided during the newborn period may have short and long-term effects which can extend into infancy and beyond. During the first […]

“Bundling Care to Enhance Readiness to Liberate From Ventilator”

Saxe Communications & Medtronic present*…“Bundling Care to Enhance Readiness to Liberate From Ventilator” In ICUs across the U.S., clinicians are working to ensure the ABCDF bundle is fully integrated into daily care. Over the last decade, concentrated effort has occurred to Awaken patients through use of sedation protocols, facilitating ventilator liberation through spontaneous Breathing trials, […]

“Recognition and Management of the Neonate with Pneumonia”

Saxe Communications and Philips* present... "Recognition and Management of the Neonate with Pneumonia" Pneumonia in a newborn can be very difficult to differentiate from respiratory distress syndrome. More specifically, late-onset pneumonia is commonly thought to be related to other etiologies. This webinar will discuss the etiology of early—and late—onset pneumonia and identify common pathogens that […]

“Developments in Pediatric Imaging: Best Practices in Dose, Comfort & Safety”

FugiFilm Medical Systems* presents…“Developments in Pediatric Imaging: Best Practices in Dose, Comfort & Safety” This expert forum will update the audience on recently published FDA guidance and the ongoing work of the Image Gently Alliance and the American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM), which continue to refine the safety and effectiveness of pediatric X-ray […]

CA residents live event: “Sterilization & Disinfection: Good Practices for Ambulatory Settings…”

3M Health Care Academy* presents..."Sterilization & Disinfection: Good Practices for Ambulatory Settings, including Surgery Centers, Endoscopy Centers, Physician Offices & Dental Clinics" Good disinfection and sterilization practices are critical to safe patient care and successful procedures. Device reprocessing is complicated and procedures and requirements can vary widely based on the instrument. This program is designed […]

“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 […]

“Cut Through the Clutter: A Focused Approach to Infection Prevention”

3M Health Care Academy* presents…“Cut Through the Clutter: A Focused Approach to Infection Prevention” In an environment where you are being told that everything is a priority and demanding of attention, how can you cut through the clutter and identify the most effective strategies for training teams to combat healthcare-associated infections?  A recent survey* of […]

“Part 1: Addressing Challenges for Safety & Compliance in Today’s Built Environment Above Ceiling Space”

Grainger* presents…“Part 1: Addressing Challenges for Safety & Compliance in Today’s Built Environment Above Ceiling Space” Get the important updates you need to help improve safety, quality and survey readiness at your facility. This webinar will address strategies and programs focused on helping you become more safe and compliant in the above ceiling space of […]

“Clostridium Difficile Infection Guideline Update: Understanding the Data Behind the Recommendations”

Download a copy of this presentation. Access the recording. HealthTrust & Abbott (formerly Alere) present... Program Summary Clostridium difficile infection (CDI) causes intestinal inflammation that can lead to serious and life-threatening illnesses. In a healthcare environment such as a hospital or nursing home, C-diff can easily spread through contaminated surfaces or person-to-person contact. CDIs pose […]

“Mobile Technology & Sustainable Transportation”

The Green Electronics Council* presents…“Mobile Technology & Sustainable Transportation” 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 educational and […]

“Doctor, this patient is really sick!…Early Detection of the Sepsis Patient”

Philips* & Saxe Communications present…"Early Detection of the Sepsis Patient” Sepsis and the deteriorating patient present a clinical conundrum for early identification and intervention in and out of the ICU. Utilizing a modified early warning score (MEWS) and sepsis alerts can fast track recognition and preventative therapies. Admissions to the intensive care unit (ICU) from […]

“The Diagnosis & Monitoring of Sepsis: Lactate & Beyond”

Radiometer and acutecaretesting.org* present…"The Diagnosis & Monitoring of Sepsis: Lactate & Beyond" Sepsis threatens the lives of over 27 million people each year worldwide. Inappropriate or delayed treatment allows for disease progression to severe sepsis, septic shock and ultimately to 8 million deaths per year. Recent efforts to reduce mortality have focused on generating definitions […]

“eCPR—Mechanical CPR, ECMO and PCI…Oh My!”

Physio-Control/Stryker & Saxe Healthcare Communications present*…"eCPR—Mechanical CPR, ECMO and PCI...Oh My!" Changes in the management of cardiac arrest have led to dramatically improved outcomes. However, a subset of patients in ventricular fibrillation may require more support and intervention. This webinar will identify those patients who may benefit from immediate percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) during cardiac arrest. […]

1PM offering: “Why Sterilization of Endoscopes?”

3M Healthcare Academy presents*..."Why Sterilization of Endoscopes"  This session is intended to provide an overview of the key issues related to the controversial topic of sterilization of flexible endoscopes. Due to the increased awareness of potential patient exposure and documented evidence of outbreaks related to contaminated endoscopes, experts are beginning to propose modifying Spaulding’s classifications […]

9AM offering: “Why Sterilization of Endoscopes”

3M Healthcare Academy presents*..."Why Sterilization of Endoscopes"  This session is intended to provide an overview of the key issues related to the controversial topic of sterilization of flexible endoscopes. Due to the increased awareness of potential patient exposure and documented evidence of outbreaks related to contaminated endoscopes, experts are beginning to propose modifying Spaulding’s classifications […]

New On-demand Offering: “Managing an Exclusive Human Milk Diet in VLBW Infants: Optimizing Enteral Nutrition”

Prolacta Bioscience* presents: "Managing an Exclusive Human Milk Diet in VLBW Infants: Optimizing Enteral Nutrition" Human milk feedings during the critical periods of early life for premature infants contribute to both short and long-term benefits. “The potential benefits of human milk are such that all preterm infants should receive human milk.” (AAP, 2012) Additionally, all preterm […]

“Innovations in Insulin: New Opportunities to Individualize Therapy” – CMEs/CEs expire Aug. 30, 2018

Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower presents an on-demand webinar..."Innovations in Insulin: New Opportunities to Individualize Therapy" Drs. Fonseca and Leffert combine their expertise and discuss emerging concepts, treatment advancements, and critical issues associated with the management of patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus. The discussion focuses on real-world patient management and includes case […]

“New Medications & FDA Updates 2017″

Download a copy of this presentation. Access the recording. HealthTrust presents...“New Medications & FDA Updates 2017" Program Summary In 2017, there were 46 new molecular entities approved by the FDA for use in the United States as well as a number of FDA drug safety alerts. This presentation will review all the new medications that were […]

“Antiarrhythmics & QT Prolongation: Avoiding Drug Interactions”

Download a copy of this presentation. Access the recording. HealthTrust presents...“Antiarrhythmics & QT Prolongation: Avoiding Drug Interactions” A QT interval in cardiology is a measure of the time between the start of the Q wave and the end of the T wave in the heart's electrical cycle. This webinar will provide a refresh of cardiac […]

HTU CE Credit Deadline

This evening at 11:59 PM (Central) is the deadline to apply for CE credits available as part of the recent HealthTrust University Conference. No credit will be available after the sites close at this time. The site for pharmacy CE credit is Belmont University College of Pharmacy; Pfiedler Enterprises is the site for nursing and […]

“Speeding Sepsis Response: University of Utah Health Reduced Cost & Length of Stay for Septic Patients by 10%”

Becker's Hospital Review & Spok present*..."Speeding Sepsis Response: University of Utah Health Reduced Cost & Length of Stay for Septic Patients by 10%" Sepsis is survivable, but it must be identified and treated quickly: Once hypotension sets in, the risk of death rises 8 percent with each hour that passes before treatment. University of Utah […]

“State of Skin: Elevating the Science of Skin Management”

3M Healthcare Academy* presents…“State of Skin: Elevating the Science of Skin Management” It covers us all, yet skin is easy to overlook. All too often, at the doctor’s office, the hospital, the nursing home, or even at home it’s simply a place to insert a needle, tape a tube or attach an adhesive or device—it’s […]

“Active Shooter Training for Healthcare Professionals – What You Need to Know”

Nurse.com* presents…“Active Shooter Training for Healthcare Professionals - What You Need to Know” This webinar will discuss survival steps attendees can take in the event of an active shooter event occurring at the workplace. The topics covered will include: developing a mindset of action and survival during active shooter incidents, preparing for critical incidents in […]

“Workplace Violence Prevention: Implementing Strategies for Safer Healthcare Organizations”

The Joint Commission and the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)* present… Workplace Violence Prevention: Implementing Strategies for Safer Healthcare Organizations” This webinar will offer an opportunity to learn from The Joint Commission and the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) in a review of OSHA's 2015 Guidelines for Preventing Workplace Violence for Healthcare and Social […]

HealthTrust University Conference – Day 3

Attendance at HTU is by invitation only 6:30 – 7:45 a.m. Breakfast 7:00 – 7:45 a.m. Breakfast Keynote 8:00 – 10:00 a.m. Closing General Session 10:30 – 11:30 a.m. Member Education Sessions

“Pandemic Influenza: Perspective, Preparation, Protection, Personal Preparedness”

Halyard Health* presents…”Pandemic Influenza: Perspective, Preparation, Protection, Personal Preparedness” Learn about large droplet, droplet nuclei and touch transfer in the spread of flu, plus the importance of reservoir disruption, personnel preparation, PPE and best practices. Includes practical recommendations. Presenter: Peggy Luebbert, MS, MT(ASCP)SC, CIC, CHSP Continuing Education:  Each webinar is accredited for 1 Contact hour […]

HealthTrust University Conference – Day 2

Attendance at HTU is by invitation only 6:30 – 8 a.m. Breakfast 8 – 10 a.m. General Session 10 – 10:30 a.m. Power Break 10:30 – 11:30 a.m. Member Education Sessions 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. Vendor Fair & Lunch 1:15 – 2:15 p.m. Member Education Sessions 2:30 – 3:30 p.m. Member Education Sessions 3:30 - […]

HealthTrust University Conference – Day 1

Attendance at HTU is by invitation only 2 – 3 p.m. Member Education Sessions 3 – 3:30 p.m. Power Break 3:30 – 4:30 p.m. Member Education Sessions 4:30 p.m. – 7 p.m. Vendor Fair & Reception 8 – 11 p.m. Monday Night Kick-Off Party

“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 […]

“Is Your PPE Protecting You? What You Don’t Know May Hurt You”

Halyard Health* presents…"Is Your PPE Protecting You? What You Don’t Know May Hurt You" Understand the standards and guidelines that relate to surgical PPE and the importance of questioning your barrier protection. Includes strategies for selection and use of surgical gowns and surgical masks. Presenter: Kathleen Stoessel, RN, BSN, MS Continuing Education:  Each webinar is […]

“Applying MFGM & Human Milk Science to Improve Nutrition for Infants & Toddlers”

The Annenberg Center for Health Sciences & Mead Johnson* present..."Applying MFGM & Human Milk Science to Improve Nutrition for Infants & Toddlers" The session describes how dairy-processing advances have isolated and purified milk fat globule membrane from cow’s milk for supplementation to infant formula. The presenter also reviews the structure and composition of MFGM and […]

“Respiratory Protection: Masks vs. Respirators”

Halyard Health* presents…“Respiratory Protection: Masks vs. Respirators” The impact of droplet and airborne infectious disease transmission with instruction on how to appropriately select and use respiratory protection. Presenter: Peggy Luebbert, MS, MT(ASCP)SC, CIC, CHSP Continuing Education:  Each webinar is accredited for 1 Contact hour for nurses This is the first in a series of three […]

“Dress for Success: Clinical Considerations in Wound Dressing Selection”

WoundSource presents..."Dress for Success: Clinical Considerations in Wound Dressing Selection" Choosing a wound dressing can be a difficult task, a task that is often debatable, confusing, and complicated. However, understanding this important step in the wound healing cascade is integral to maintaining and achieving healing outcomes for our patients with chronic and acute wounds. This […]

“Updated Environmental & Social Criteria for EPEAT-registered Computers & Displays”

The Green Electronics Council* presents…"Updated Environmental & Social Criteria for EPEAT-registered Computers & Displays" The EPEAT Computer and Display category is getting an update later this year, and EPEAT is recommending some changes in purchasing requirements. The updated category, which launches in November, will differ from the existing category in three major ways: Increased focus […]

“Assessing Malnutrition, Growth & Nutrition Practices for VLBW Infants”

This event has been canceled and will be re-scheduled for a later date. Please direct any questions to Prolacta Bioscience. Prolacta Bioscience presents...“Assessing Malnutrition, Growth & Nutrition Practices for VLBW Infants” A question-and-answer session will follow the webinar. Learning Objectives Recognize evidence-based indicators used to identify malnutrition in preterm infants. Determine appropriate growth goals. Identify […]

“Dealing With Delirium: The Pediatric Perspective”

Download a copy of this presentation. Access the recording. HealthTrust presents...."Dealing With Delirium: The Pediatric Perspective" While pediatric delirium has been identified as a common occurrence in pediatric intensive care units, less than 30 percent of pediatric ICUs report routinely screening for delirium. In an effort to increase awareness regarding the incidence of pediatric delirium, […]

“The Pros & Cons of Procalcitonin: Initiation, De-escalation & Discontinuation”

Download a copy of this presentation. Access the recording. HealthTrust presents..."The Pros & Cons of Procalcitonin: Initiation, De-escalation & Discontinuation" As antimicrobial stewardship programs continue to gain strength within hospitals across the country, many organizations are investing in resources to support pharmacists in antimicrobial decision-making. One tool that has aided this decision-making is the procalcitonin […]

“Critical Care Pearls for the General Hospital Pharmacist: A Focus on Prophylactic Medications”

Download a copy of this presentation. Access the recording. HealthTrust Presents..."Critical Care Pearls for the General Hospital Pharmacist: A Focus on Prophylactic Medications" Standardizing workflow by implementing checklists helps healthcare practitioners make sense of complex patients, as well as ensures that the simplest of steps is not overlooked. The ICU is notorious for containing patients […]

“Perinatal HIV Exposure: Antiretroviral Management”

Download a copy of this presentation. Access the recording. HealthTrust presents…"Perinatal HIV Exposure: Antiretroviral Management" In 2010, the White House released the National HIV/AIDS Strategy, which set a goal to reduce newly diagnosed perinatally acquired HIV cases to 191 infants. With the introduction of universal prenatal HIV testing, antiretroviral prophylaxis, and other interventions, the incidence […]

“Perioperative Pregabalin & Ketamine as Multimodal Pain Management Strategies”

Download a copy of this presentation. Access the recording. HealthTrust presents..."Perioperative Pregabalin & Ketamine as Multimodal Pain Management Strategies" The efficacy, safety and dosing of pregabalin and ketamine as components of a perioperative multimodal pain management strategy are not well defined. However, adjunctive drug therapy is of increasing interest in order to improve postoperative pain […]

Sustainable Purchasing Webinar (part 2 of 4) – “Sector Challenges & Successes”

The Green Electronics Council* presents part two of...“Sustainable Procurement Through a Public & Private Sector Lens: Understanding Differences in Motivation, Roles, Strategy & Results" -- “Sector Challenges & Successes” This webinar is part two of a four-part series of “Sustainable Procurement Through a Public & Private Sector Lens: Understanding Differences in Motivation, Roles, Strategy & Results.” The […]

“Addressing Clinical Challenges With Peripheral Intravenous Catheter Complications”

3M* Health Care Academy presents…“Addressing Clinical Challenges With Peripheral Intravenous Catheter Complications” Understand how to protect peripheral IV sites and reduce risk of complications. This course examines the impact, incidence and clinical considerations of PIV complications. Learning Objectives: Understand impact and incidence of PIV complications, including the pathogenesis of intra- and extra-luminal PLABSI (peripheral line-associated […]

“The Low Down on the High Life: Management of Acute Toxicities From Drug Abuse”

Download a copy of this presentation. Access the recording. HealthTrust presents…“The Low Down on the High Life: Management of Acute Toxicities From Drug Abuse” Program Summary Each year, drug users are finding more ways to misuse or abuse over-the-counter or prescription medication. As new products are abused, clinicians will need to be prepared to treat […]

“Advances in Surgical Site Infection Prevention: Prophylactic Antimicrobial Dressings Webinar”

BSN* presents: "Advances in Surgical Site Infection Prevention: Prophylactic Antimicrobial Dressings Webinar" The growing incidence of antimicrobial resistance along with increased rates of surgical site infections demands the adoption of new techniques in prevention of surgical site infections. The goal of this program is to educate a broader audience on strategies to prevent surgical site infections. OBJECTIVES […]

“Support Surface Standards Initiative: Explore What’s New & Discover What’s in it For You!”

NPUAP presents..."Support Surface Standards Initiative: Explore What’s New & Discover What’s in it For You!" OBJECTIVES: 1. Explain the rationale of the application of standards methodology to support surfaces. 2. Discuss the clinical significance of support surface standards in the decision-making process of support surface selection at the micro and the macro level. 3. Describe the […]

Emerging Technology & Its Impact on Nursing Practice

The American Nurses Association* presents..."Emerging Technology & Its Impact on Nursing Practice" Join the ANA in celebrating nursing with its annual National Nurses Week Live Webinar. Program Summary: Technology in healthcare is continually evolving. What is coming down the pike? What does the future of nursing look like? What do nurses need to know to […]

“Breaking Even During Price Hikes in the Intensive Care Unit”

Download a copy of this presentation. Access the recording. HealthTrust presents..."Breaking Even During Price Hikes in the Intensive Care Unit" Price hikes and a fragile supply chain may account for millions of dollars in unplanned annual drug expenditures for hospital pharmacies. This session will review the impact of the Unapproved Drugs Initiative and shortages on […]

“Management of Infants with NAS, Therapeutic Interventions” (Part 2 of 2)

As part of its Neonatal Education Series 2018, Saxe Communications and Philips Healthcare present a  Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome (NAS) Webinars Series (See also: Part 1: “Assessment of Infants With NAS” ) “Management of Infants with NAS, Therapeutic Interventions” (Part 2 of 2) Wed., May 2, 2018, 11AM – 12PM (Central) Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome (NAS) can […]

“The Science of Securement & Clinical Considerations”

3M Health Care Academy* presents… “The Science of Securement & Clinical Considerations” This course examines the technology of adhesion and securement as it relates to vascular access with clinical considerations and a review of MARSI prevention strategies. Learning Objectives: Identify clinical complications related to inadequate securement Summarize practice standards relating to vascular securement Describe common […]

Sustainable Purchasing Webinar (part 1 of 4) – “Organizational Motivation, Engagement & Support”

The Green Electronic Council presents part one of…Sustainable Procurement Through a Public and Private Sector Lens: Understanding Differences in Motivation, Roles, Strategy, and Results -- "Organizational Motivation, Engagement & Support" (part 1 of 4) This program was offered live on April 18, 2018. Access the presentation here. Presenters: Pat Hopper  |  managing director sourcing  |  […]

“Seafood, Iodine & Contrast Allergies: A Medical Myth”

3M Health Care Academy* presents… “Seafood, Iodine & Contrast Allergies: A Medical Myth” This one-hour webinar reviews the historical background associated with the misconception of a relationship between shellfish, iodine and contrast dye. There will be a review of the specific reaction unique to shellfish, iodine and contrast dye and how the information can impact […]

“Novel Approaches to Oral Feeding Readiness Assessment in the Newborn” – CE expires 3/30/18

The Annenberg Center for Health Sciences with an education grant by Mead Johnson Nutrition present… "Novel Approaches to Oral Feeding Readiness Assessment in the Newborn" Learning Objectives  |  At the conclusion of this activity, participants should be better able to: Recognize the diverse biological mechanisms involved in neonatal oral feeding Describe the potential benefits of using […]

“Bioactivity of Milk Fat Globule Membranes (MFGMs) and Their Impact on Infant Growth and Development” – CE expires 3/31/18

The Annenberg Center for Health Sciences with an education grant by Mead Johnson Nutrition present… “Bioactivity of Milk Fat Globule Membranes (MFGMs) and Their Impact on Infant Growth and Development “” Presenter reviews the bioactive components of human milk, with a focus on the milk fat globule membrane (MFGM). The MFGM is a complex of components […]

“CPR Report Cards: What’s Your Grade?”

Saxe Communications & Physio-Control/Stryker present… "CPR Report Cards: What’s Your Grade?" High quality CPR is essential to improving outcomes in cardiac arrest. Even experienced healthcare professionals can find manual CPR to be very challenging. Technology can assist healthcare professionals in improving CPR quality. For example, intra-arrest CPR data can be downloaded from defibrillators providing valuable […]

“Promoting Vaginal Birth: A Data-Informed and Team Approach to Reduce the Cesarean Birth Rate”

The Association of Women's Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses (AWHONN) in conjunction with Relias present..."Promoting Vaginal Birth: A Data-Informed and Team Approach to Reduce the Cesarean Birth Rate." The U.S. is faced with an unacceptably high rate of cesarean births along with the associated short and long-term risks to both mothers and babies when these […]

“Duodenoscope Sampling & Culturing”

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) presents..."Duodenoscope Sampling & Culturing" The availability of voluntary, standardized protocols that were developed for duodenoscope surveillance sampling and culturing was announced on Feb. 26, 2018 by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the American Society for Microbiology (ASM), […]

“Maternal Diet, Nutritional Status & Breast Milk Composition” – CE expires 3/20/18

The Annenberg Center for Health Sciences with an education grant by Mead Johnson Nutrition present… “Maternal Diet, Nutritional Status & Breast Milk Composition” Presenter will review the impact of maternal nutrition, caloric intake, and energy expenditure on the composition of breast milk. He will also discuss weight- and stress-related barriers to breastfeeding and present data […]

“Early TPN: Avoid Extrauterine Growth Restriction” – CE expires 3/20/18

The Annenberg Center for Health Sciences with an education grant by Mead Johnson Nutrition present… “Early TPN: Avoid Extrauterine Growth Restriction” Presenter will highlight the nutritional emergency presented by preterm, extremely low-birth-weight infants and how nonstandardized feeding protocols can create malnutrition in these neonates. He will offer a comprehensive approach focusing on early and aggressive total […]

“Feeding Strategies to Prevent Necrotizing Enterocolitis (NEC)” – CE expires 3/20/18

The Annenberg Center for Health Sciences with an education grant by Mead Johnson Nutrition present…“Feeding Strategies to Prevent Necrotizing Enterocolitis (NEC)” – CE expires 3/20/18 Presenter will discuss the benefits of a mother’s milk for the preterm infant and review possible mechanisms in regard to its ability to prevent the intestinal infection necrotizing enterocolitis (NEC). […]

“Bioactive Proteins in Breast Milk” – CE expires 3/20/18

The Annenberg Center for Health Sciences with an education grant by Mead Johnson Nutrition present… “Bioactive Proteins in Breast Milk” Presenter will review the numerous bioactive proteins found in human milk, including lactoferrin, lysozyme, secretory IgA, haptocorrin, α-Lactalbumin, bile-salt stimulated lipase, κ-casein, and β-casein. Based on his and others’ research in the area of infant nutrition […]

“Identification & Treatment of Sepsis in the Pediatric Population”

HealthTrust presents..."Identification & Treatment of Sepsis in the Pediatric Population" Download a copy of this presentation Access the recording. Identifying true cases of sepsis in children can be challenging, considering septic shock in adults usually presents as warm shock versus cold shock as is typically the case in pediatric patients. As a result, recognition of […]

“Ventilatory Strategies for the Flu Patient”

  As part of its Better Outcomes Webinar Series, Saxe Communications and Philips Healthcare present… “Ventilatory Strategies for the Flu Patient” This presentation will follow the progression of a patient presenting with a serious case of the flu. It follows the hypothetical patient through the continuum of care from ER to the intensive care unit. […]

“BSI: Addressing Clinical Challenges with Extraluminal Contamination”

SAVE THE DATE 3M presents… “BSI: Addressing Clinical Challenges with Extraluminal Contamination” Learn about the challenges, evidence and solutions for reducing extraluminal contamination and the risk of bloodstream infections. Presenter: Joseph Hommes, RN, BSN, VA/BC | 3M Technical Service Specialist Attend this live webinar to earn free CE credits. Registration information available soon.

“Assessment of Infants With NAS” (Part 1 of 2)

As part of its Neonatal Education Series 2018, Saxe Communications and Philips Healthcare present a  Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome (NAS) Webinars Series “Assessment of Infants With NAS” (Part 1 of 2) Drug use among pregnant women can lead to problems in the developing fetus including congenital anomalies, problems with growth, preterm labor, withdrawal or toxicity in […]

“Influence of Environment & Experience on Brain Development & Outcome in the Preterm Infant” – CE expires 2/12/2018

The Annenberg Center for Health Sciences with an education grant by Mead Johnson Nutrition present…“Influence of Environment and Experience on Brain Development and Outcome in the Preterm Infant” An overview of factors that may alter brain development in the preterm infant. In addition to severe brain injury, increasing evidence indicates that a preterm infant’s experience […]

“Heart Failure Guidelines: Preserved Ejection Fraction & Co-morbidities”

As part of its Critical Care Webinar Series, AACN presents: “Heart Failure Guidelines: Preserved Ejection Fraction & Co-morbidities” Patients with heart failure require optimal management to ensure symptom management and prevent disease progression. Current Heart Failure Guidelines recommend differentiating heart failure with preserved ejection fraction from heart failure with reduced ejection fraction to determine the […]

“Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome”

HealthTrust presents..."Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome" Download a copy of this content. Access the recording. Supportive care for treating Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome (NAS) includes providing a gentle, soothing environment, limiting exposure to lights and noise, and adequate nutrition, among other measures. Pharmacologic care for NAS treatment consists of the use of opioids, such as oral morphine or […]

“Who’s Leading the Leading Health Indicators? Injury & Violence”

healthypeople.gov and health.gov present..."Who’s Leading the Leading Health Indicators? Injury & Violence" Learn about progress made toward achieving the Healthy People 2020 Injury and Violence Leading Health Indicators. This webinar will focus on the injury deaths leading health indicator, with an emphasis on preventing poisoning deaths and opioid overdoses. You’ll also learn how Project Lazarus, our […]

“Bad Bugs, Which Drugs?—A Review of Drug-Resistant Pathogens & Pharmacotherapy”

HealthTrust presents:   "Bad Bugs, Which Drugs?—A Review of Drug-resistant Pathogens & Pharmacotherapy" Download a PDF of this content Antimicrobial resistant pathogens have emerged over time as a potential threat to many patients in the hospital setting. Many of these pathogens may be effectively treated when the optimal drug regimen is selected. This session will discuss […]

“Using Modern Technology to Surveil, Monitor, and Diagnose Infectious Disease”

Fisher Healthcare presents..."Using Modern Technology to Surveil, Monitor, and Diagnose Infectious Disease" There is a growing need for accurate and timely information about the status of infectious disease in a community, county or state. Such information will alert physicians, hospital administrators, medical and laboratory directors, and public health agencies, and can enable preventive measures and/or […]

“Calculating the Value of Buying Green”

  The NASPO* Best Practices Committee's Green Purchasing Work Group presents…“Calculating the Value of Buying Green” A NASPO Best Practices Webinar showcasing three examples of benefits calculation tools: Waste Reduction Model (EPA) Cool Climate Calculator (University of California, Berkeley) and Electronics Environmental Benefits Calculator (EPA) Attendees will learn how benefits calculators can help you build […]

“Wound Bed Preparation—Removal of the Barriers to Healing”

HealthTrust and L&R USA Inc. present... “Wound Bed Preparation—Removal of the Barriers to Healing” Download a copy of this content  Listen to a recording of this session Chronic wounds are more than wounds that have been present for an extended period of time. Current thinking more accurately describes a chronic wound as one that has […]

“vonWillebrand Disease—An Under-diagnosed Bleeding Disorder”

HealthTrust & Instrumentation Laboratory present: “vonWillebrand Disease—An Under-diagnosed Bleeding Disorder” Download a copy of this content Listen to a recording of this session Join us as the presenter shares information on the clinical significance and incidence of vonWillebrand Disease (vWD). In addition, disease pathology and symptoms experienced by the vWD patients will be reviewed. The various laboratory assays […]

“Flow Cytometry as a Diagnostic Aide to Hematology Analyzers: A Practical Approach to the Evaluation of Abnormal WBC Differentials”

Sysmex presents..."Flow Cytometry as a Diagnostic Aide to Hematology Analyzers: A Practical Approach to the Evaluation of Abnormal WBC Differentials" Multiparameter flow cytometry has become an integral tool in the work-up of abnormal WBC findings, allowing for rapid and accurate identification of abnormal cell populations, cell lineage assignment and assessment of clonality. This presentation will […]

“Optimizing Rapid Response Teams to Save Lives: New technologies and Early Warning Systems”

As part of the Better Outcomes webinar series, Saxe Communications presents..."Optimizing Rapid Response Teams to Save Lives: New technologies and Early Warning Systems" Patients who deteriorate after ward admission have poor outcomes, including cardiac arrest and death, even after admission to intensive care or high dependency units. Clinical deterioration is almost always heralded by abnormalities […]

“Empowering Nurses to Protect Themselves and Their Patients: Nurses Role in Antibiotic Stewardship”

The CDC presents...“Empowering Nurses to Protect Themselves and Their Patients: Nurses Role in Antibiotic Stewardship” The CDC estimates that at least 2 million people are infected with antibiotic resistant bacteria and at least 23,000 people die each year as a result of those infections. As the most trusted profession that spends that most time with […]

“Establishing Best Practice in Steam Sterilization Monitoring: BIs & CIs”

STERIS University* presents..."Establishing Best Practice in Steam Sterilization Monitoring: BIs & CIs" The goal of sterility assurance is to verify and maintain the sterility of medical instrumentation until it is used on a patient. Healthcare professionals use a combination of products to ensure that the critical parameters of sterilization have been met, and this webinar will […]

“Sculpting a Better Regimen: The ART of HIV Medications”

HealthTrust presents...“Sculpting a Better Regimen: The ART of HIV Medications” Download a PDF of this session Listen to a recording of this session Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) treatment has progressed extensively since discovery of the first antiretroviral therapy in 1987. With the initiation of highly active antiretroviral treatment (HAART) regimens, life expectancy of HIV-infected individuals […]

“Early Warning Systems: Early Identification of the Deteriorating Patient”

Initiatives in Safe Patient Care presents..."Early Warning Systems: Early Identification of the Deteriorating Patient" Early Warning Scoring (EWS) systems provide a commonly understood way to recognize the degree of deterioration in a patient's status, and can ensure that every patient is seen at the right time by the right person. The EWS is based on […]

”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 […]

“My Patient Was Resuscitated, Now What?”

Physio-Control presents..."My Patient Was Resuscitated, Now What?" This fourth webinar in the series focusing on Cardiac Resuscitation will provide an overview of the 2015 ACLS and BLS Guidelines that relates specifically to post-resuscitation care. Managing and ensuring best outcomes post-arrest include understanding hemodynamic targets, maintaining normal oxygen levels, assessment of 12 Lead ECG and targeted […]

BSN Medical On-demand program: “Integrated Treatment Solutions to Manage and Prevent Diabetic Foot Ulcers”

This CE on-demand program* will review the current literature supporting offloading of diabetic foot ulcers to improve healing rates and the role of total contact casting as an evidence-based standard. It will also Review case studies on the use of hydrophobic bacteria-binding, collagen dressings and total contact casting for the treatment of diabetic foot ulcers. […]

“Managing a Successful Transition to a New Role: Key Strategies for Nurses”

The American Nurses Association* presents..."Managing a Successful Transition to a New Role: Key Strategies for Nurses" Throughout your nursing career, it is highly likely that you will transition to a new nursing role at least once. You may change specialties, get promoted, change your work setting, or decide to leave full-time clinical nursing to teach […]

BSN Medical On-demand program: “Shining the Light on Pediatric Wound Care: Going Green with DACC Technology”

This CE on demand program will improve the participants' knowledge of neonatal and pediatric cutaneous injuries, the unique aspects of neonatal skin, and the treatment difficulties. The program will offer new approaches to prevention and treatment of colonized and infected pediatric wounds. Learning Objectives Upon completion of program, participants should be able to: Discuss prevalence […]

BSN Medical On-demand program: “Removing Barriers to Healing: The Latest Evidence on Hydrophobic Dressings”

This CE on-demand program will explore the value of hydrophobic dressings in reducing bacterial colonization, examine the latest studies on the effects of hydrophobic dressings, and analyze cases on the use of hydrophobic dressing to manage a variety of chronic wounds. Learning Objectives After completing this activity, participants should be able to: Explore the value […]

“Every Change Matters: Bridging Developmental Diapering Practices From Hospital to Home”

HealthTrust & Kimberly-Clark Huggies present... "Every Change Matters: Bridging Developmental Diapering Practices From Hospital to Home" Download a PDF of this presentation Listen to a recording of this session Diapering has been identified as an extraordinary opportunity to improve outcomes for hospitalized infants through integration of developmental care measures into this routine care task. Every […]

“Evaluating Nutrient Loss In Continuous Enteral Feeding Systems”

Nutrition Advisory Committee (NAC) presents..."Evaluating Nutrient Loss In Continuous Enteral Feeding Systems" Very low birth weight (VLBW) and other high-risk infants require accurate delivery of nutrients to promote appropriate growth. However, loss of nutrients may occur during gavage feeding of fortified human milk. This presentation examines literature that has quantified nutrient loss based on current […]

“The Pulse of OSHA’s Healthcare Sector’s Top 10 Most Frequently Cited Standards for Fiscal 2017”

Grainger presents... “The Pulse of OSHA’s Healthcare Sector’s Top 10 Most Frequently Cited Standards for Fiscal 2017” Healthcare arguably, is the most regulated industry in the United States. This session will review the Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s (OSHA) top cited safety violations for fiscal year 2017 for the National American Industry Classification System (NAICS) […]

“Open Forum – Thought Provoking Questions About APRV”

ICON presents…In recognition of 2017 Fall Respiratory Care Week, ICON offers the following webinar free to its members: "Open Forum - Thought Provoking Questions About APRV" To provide an open forum discussion of common questions clinicians have about APRV. Review of recent literature and how to transition to APRV to assist to answer questions. Learning […]

“Impact of Mechanical Ventilation at the Alveolar Level”

ICON presents…In recognition of 2017 Fall Respiratory Care Week, ICON offers the following webinar free to its members: "Impact of Mechanical Ventilation at the Alveolar Level" Structure and function of the lung at the alveolar level with a focus on mechanical ventilation. Histological approach to the quantitative assessment of the terminal air space. Comparison between […]

“APRV Application”

ICON presents…In recognition of 2017 Fall Respiratory Care Week, ICON offers the following webinar free to its members: "APRV Application" This is the second part of a two part series on airway pressure release ventilation (APRV). This lecture will delve into the specifics of setting up the parameters used in P or personalized APRV. Learning […]

“ECMO – What, Who, How”

ICON presents…In recognition of 2017 Fall Respiratory Care Week, ICON offers the following webinar free to its members:  "ECMO - What, Who, How" To familiarize respiratory therapists with VA and VV ECMO. To review current literature on how to manage ECMO patients. Learning Objectives Brief overview of the history of ECMO Discuss what is VA […]

“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, […]

Let’s Talk: ENFit Webinars

GEDSA presents... Let's Talk: ENFit Webinars Who should attend?  Anyone directly impacted by the ENFit transition including: nurses, educators, administrators, pharmacists, home care providers, supply chain, risk managers, patient safety officers, distributors, HME, DME enteral tube feeders, and caregivers. What will be covered?  Background on the transition to ENFit Updates from Key Opinion Leaders Overcoming […]

“Antimicrobial Stewardship Pearls: Antibiotic Treatment and Prophylaxis Duration”

HealthTrust presents... "Antimicrobial Stewardship Pearls: Antibiotic Treatment and Prophylaxis Duration" Download a PDF of this presentation Listen to a recording of this session On both a national and global level, the World Health Organization, The Joint Commission and the United States government have identified antimicrobial stewardship to be an issue of utmost importance. As healthcare […]

“Mechanical Insufflation-exsufflation for Airway Mucus Clearance: When, How and Where”

Saxe Communications presents... "Mechanical Insufflation-exsufflation for Airway Mucus Clearance: When, How and Where" Coughing is an important component of airway clearance, particularly in individuals with pulmonary disease, respiratory muscle weakness, or central nervous system disease that impairs breathing. The use of an in-exsufflation device to promote airway clearance in individuals with neuromuscular disease is essential […]

“Carbon Dioxide Levels in Premature Infants”

ICON presents…In recognition of 2017 Fall Respiratory Care Week, ICON offers the following webinar free to its members: "Carbon Dioxide Levels in Premature Infants" The presenter will discuss CO2 influence in pre-term infants. Discuss non-invasive methods of monitoring CO2 in pre-term infants. Learning Objectives Discuss cerebral blood flow in the pre-term infant Review literature of […]

“CRRT for RCPs”

ICON presents…In recognition of 2017 Fall Respiratory Care Week, ICON offers the following webinar free to its members: "CRRT for RCPs" This presentation will review the mechanics, physiology and implications of continuous renal replacement therapy (CRRT). Common modes used in the ICU and implications on fluid -volume status will be covered. Learning Objectives Discuss inter-professional […]

“Stabilization for the Pediatric Patient in the Adult ER for Transport”

ICON presents…In recognition of 2017 Fall Respiratory Care Week, ICON offers the following webinar free to its members: "Stabilization for the Pediatric Patient in the Adult ER for Transport" Most respiratory therapists provide care to adult patients. There is a always the potential to care for pediatric patient through the emergency room even if the […]

“Ventilator Graphics II”

ICON presents…In recognition of 2017 Fall Respiratory Care Week, ICON offers the following webinar free to its members: "Ventilator Graphics II" In this presentation we will explore basic end tidal CO2 graphics, loops in mechanical ventilation and examine the newer more automated systems for monitoring pulmonary mechanics currently available on the latest generation of mechanical […]

“Time Controlled PEEP – A Product of Properly Set APRV”

ICON presents…In recognition of 2017 Fall Respiratory Care Week, ICON offers the following webinar free to its members: "Time Controlled PEEP - A Product of Properly Set APRV" The session will review the currently accepted mechanisms that lead to ventilator induced lung injury. Presenter will relate these mechanisms to the work performed in our lab […]

“Bronchiolitis”

ICON presents…In recognition of 2017 Fall Respiratory Care Week, ICON offers the following webinar free to its members:  "Bronchiolitis" Speaker: Matthew McNelly Note: ICON does offer group credit for watching as a team. QUESTIONS: (443) 992-7450 or email: 24x7@intensivecareonline.com Contact Hours: 1 CE Fee: FREE for ICON members Accredited by: AARC, ANCC, CaBon Continuing Education […]

Let’s Talk: ENFit Webinars

GEDSA presents... Let's Talk: ENFit Webinars Who should attend? Anyone directly impacted by the ENFit transition including: nurses, educators, administrators, pharmacists, home care providers, supply chain, risk managers, patient safety officers, distributors, HME, DME enteral tube feeders, and caregivers. What will be covered? Background on the transition to ENFit Updates from Key Opinion Leaders Overcoming […]

“Ventilator Graphics I”

ICON presents…In recognition of 2017 Fall Respiratory Care Week, ICON offers the following webinar free to its members:  "Ventilator Graphics I" In this presentation we will be discussing the time scaler waveforms of the basic control types seen in mechanical ventilation. The lecture will also demonstrate how the basic control type waveforms will be displayed in […]

“Differential Diagnosis in COPD”

ICON presents…In recognition of 2017 Fall Respiratory Care Week, ICON offers the following webinar free to its members: "Differential Diagnosis in COPD" This lecture will briefly review Gold guidelines on the diagnosis of COPD, then describe some of the problems associated with misdiagnosis, as well as the primary reasons. I will also detail the literature on […]

“Can the Use of APRV Reduce the Incidence of ARDS?”

ICON presents…In recognition of 2017 Fall Respiratory Care Week, ICON offers the following webinar free to its members: "Can the Use of APRV Reduce the Incidence of ARDS?" Speaker: Gary Nieman, BA, Associate Professor, SR Research Scientist Note: ICON does offer group credit for watching as a team. QUESTIONS: (443) 992-7450 or email: 24x7@intensivecareonline.com Contact Hours: 1 […]

“APRV Concepts”

ICON presents…In recognition of 2017 Fall Respiratory Care Week, ICON* offers the following webinar free to its members: "APRV Concepts" Airway Pressure Release Ventilation or APRV, while being available for almost 30 years is still often referred to as a “New” mode of ventilation. This lecture will familiarize the participants with the concepts behind the […]

“Capnography: It’s More Than Ventilation”

Physio-Control presents... "Capnography: It's More Than Ventilation" Capnography continues to be an important tool in measuring expired CO2. Most recent ACLS guidelines now recommend using capnography to ascertain the effectiveness of chest compressions and duration of CPR. This third webinar in the Cardiac Resuscitation Series will include an overview of ACLS guidelines regarding continuous waveform […]

“Thrombolytic Therapy in Acute Ischemic Stroke: Time Is Brain – How to Move the Needle on Door-to-Needle”

HealthTrust presents... "Thrombolytic Therapy in Acute Ischemic Stroke: Time Is Brain – How to Move the Needle on Door-to-Needle" Download a copy of this presentation Listen to a recording of this session “Time is brain”: the sooner intravenous thrombolytic therapy is initiated after ischemic stroke, the more likely it is to be beneficial. Eligible patients […]

“Recurrent Ventricular Fibrillation: New Strategies for Challenging Patients”

Physio-Control presents... "Recurrent Ventricular Fibrillation: New Strategies for Challenging Patients" Advances in the management of cardiac arrest have led to dramatically improved outcomes. However, patients with refractory or recurrent VF still present a challenge to resuscitate. This session will identify those patients who may benefit from immediate percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI), during cardiac arrest. In […]

“Aerosolized Agents for Airway Clearance in Cystic Fibrosis: When, How and Why?”

Elsevier presents... "Aerosolized Agents for Airway Clearance in Cystic Fibrosis: When, How and Why?" This live webinar is a roundtable discussion between three international expert faculty in cystic fibrosis (CF). This expert faculty will discuss the role of aerosolized agents for improving airway clearance, including caveats form their own extensive clinical experience in managing patients […]

Let’s Talk: ENFit Webinars

GEDSA presents... Let's Talk: ENFit Webinars Who should attend? Anyone directly impacted by the ENFit transition including: nurses, educators, administrators, pharmacists, home care providers, supply chain, risk managers, patient safety officers, distributors, HME, DME enteral tube feeders, and caregivers. What will be covered?  Background on the transition to ENFit Updates from Key Opinion Leaders Overcoming […]

Let’s Talk: ENFit Webinars

GEDSA presents... Let's Talk: ENFit Webinars Who should attend?  Anyone directly impacted by the ENFit transition including: nurses, educators, administrators, pharmacists, home care providers, supply chain, risk managers, patient safety officers, distributors, HME, DME enteral tube feeders, and caregivers. What will be covered?  Background on the transition to ENFit Updates from Key Opinion Leaders Overcoming […]

“Healthcare Active Shooter: Prevention & Response”

Grainger Healthcare presents... "Healthcare Active Shooter: Prevention & Response" Hospital staff members are exposed to volatile situations on a daily basis from individuals who suffer from psychological disorders, are distraught over the condition of a loved one, or are under the influence of drugs or alcohol. These situations are increasingly escalating to violence, including an […]

Let’s Talk: ENFit Webinars

GEDSA presents... Let's Talk: ENFit Webinars Who should attend? Anyone directly impacted by the ENFit transition including: nurses, educators, administrators, pharmacists, home care providers, supply chain, risk managers, patient safety officers, distributors, HME, DME enteral tube feeders, and caregivers. What will be covered?  Background on the transition to ENFit Updates from Key Opinion Leaders Overcoming […]

“Preventing Hospital-associated Venous Thromboembolism: A Practical Approach”

HealthTrust presents... "Preventing Hospital-associated Venous Thromboembolism: A Practical Approach" Download a PDF copy of this presentation here          Download a recording of this presentation here There are various tools and protocols used to perform a venous thromboembolism (VTE) risk assessment, some of which fail to effectively support the prevention of hospital-associated venous […]

“Improving Cardiac Resuscitation: Why High Quality CPR Matters”

Saxe Healthcare presents... "Improving Cardiac Resuscitation: Why High Quality CPR Matters" This second webinar in the Cardiac Resuscitation Series will include a review of the American Heart Association's 2015 ACLS & BLS Guidelines with specific reference to CPR quality. Critical to improving the quality of CPR, this webinar will address the importance of measuring CPR […]

Open: 2018 HealthTrust University Conference Call for Presentations

Sessions to be considered for presentation at the 2018 HealthTrust University Conference will be accepted through Dec. 12, 2017, 11:59PM (EST), only. Click here for more details and to submit your program for review. Experts from within the HealthTrust membership, supplier community, staff, academia and/or related industries are welcome to submit programs for consideration. All submissions must […]

“Nurses Suspect Sepsis” (part 1 of the series…Sepsis: Across the Continuum of Care)

Sepsis Alliance presents: "Nurses Suspect Sepsis" part of the webinar series, Sepsis: Across the Continuum of Care Sepsis – it’s a condition that nurses know, but may not always recognize quickly enough to ensure early intervention. It is known that providing rapid care to patients with sepsis with immediate antibiotics and fluids as part of […]

“Overcoming Challenges to Providing Adult Immunizations in Healthcare Systems”

Becker's Hospital Review presents... "Overcoming Challenges to Providing Adult Immunizations in Healthcare Systems" Strategically executed preventative care initiatives and timely medical interventions can have significant effect on care outcomes, which can be particularly valuable under outcome-based reimbursement models. Adult immunization initiatives have the potential to be a cost-effective preventative care strategy for hospitals. As the […]

“The CMS Final Rule on Emergency Preparedness”

As part of the On the Job Webinar Series, Grainger presents... "The CMS Final Rule on Emergency Preparedness" This past September, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) finalized a rule to establish consistent emergency preparedness requirements for healthcare providers participating in Medicare and Medicaid. The final rule requires CMS participating providers and suppliers […]

“Using Outcomes Data to Advocate for the Nutrition Care Process (NCP)”

Abbott Nutrition Health Institute presents... "Using Outcomes Data to Advocate for the Nutrition Care Process (NCP)" Also offered Thursday, August 17 @ 6:00 p.m. and Friday, August 18 @ 2:00 p.m. Learning Objectives: Discuss how to generate a data-driven business case to advocate for appropriate dietitian staffing levels Review how data can be used to […]

“Why Prone? Why Now? Improving Outcomes for ARDS Patients”

American Association of Critical-Care Nurses presents... "Why Prone? Why Now? Improving Outcomes for ARDS Patients" Prone positioning has been used in patients with ARDS to recruit alveoli to improve oxygenation and prevent complications of ventilator-induced lung injury for the past 30 years. However, the use of prone positioning is now considered frontline therapy. This session […]

“Easy Sustainability Wins With EVS”

HealthTrust presents this sixth in a series of six webinars on the topic of sustainability... "Easy Sustainability Wins With EVS" Download a PDF of this presentation          Listen to a recording of this presentation A healthcare organization’s Environmental Services department can play an important role in building a robust sustainability program. The […]

“Positioning for Comfort and Growth”

Philips Healthcare presents... "Positioning for Comfort and Growth" Advances in neonatal care have led to significant changes in the survival rates of high-risk babies, although there remains significant morbidity related to the individual neonate's immaturity, prematurity and severity of disease. Positioning and developmental care practices may help to mitigate related complications by promoting positive growth […]

“Neonatal Hyperbilirubinemia: Etiology, Symptoms and Management”

Philips Healthcare presents... "Neonatal Hyperbilirubinemia: Etiology, Symptoms and Management" Neonatal hyperbilirubinemia is benign in healthy infants, but can be a significant clinical condition in high-risk babies. An understanding of the pathophysiology, etiologies and management is essential for the nurse when caring for neonates. This CE activity will discuss the physiology, pathophysiology, etiologies, clinical signs and […]

“Unplanned Extubation in the NICU: Preventing the Risk”

Philips Healthcare presents... "Unplanned Extubation in the NICU: Preventing the Risk" Unplanned extubation is an unanticipated removal of an endotracheal tube that potentially places a patient at risk for short- or long-term complications. In neonates, spontaneous movement, tube dislodgement during procedures, uncuffed endotracheal tubes, positioning, and suctioning, increase the threat of unplanned extubation in this […]

“Sepsis: SOFA, qSOFA, and Interprofessional Intervention”

OnCourse Learning presents... "Sepsis: SOFA, qSOFA, and Interprofessional Intervention" Sepsis is a complex and multifactorial condition that can progress quickly. Updated recommendations for managing sepsis have emerged to help the healthcare team more effectively treat and care for septic patients. However, tools and approaches are available to help prevent or halt the progression of sepsis […]

“People/Process/Place: Enhancing the Patient Experience Through the Built Environment”

Grainger presents... "People/Process/Place: Enhancing the Patient Experience Through the Built Environment" A healthcare facility and campus can improve the quality of a patient’s experience by supporting positive interactions and efficient operations. However, a well-designed facility cannot stand on its own. It’s the integration of the people, the processes and the place that impact a positive […]

“The Role of Biomarkers in the Management of Sepsis”

Medscape presents... "The Role of Biomarkers in the Management of Sepsis" Please note CE credit for this event is expired.  This activity is intended for physicians and nurses who work in emergency departments and critical care settings. The goal of this activity is to improve the understanding of the use of biomarkers in the diagnosis […]

“Multidrug-resistant Strain Main Culprit of Bacteremia in NICU”

Medscape presents... "Multidrug-resistant Strain Main Culprit of Bacteremia in NICU" Please note CE credit for this event has expired.  This article is intended for primary care clinicians, neonatologists, intensivists, infectious disease specialists, and other specialists who care for neonates with bacterial infections. The goal of this activity is to provide medical news to primary care […]

“Culprits Behind VRE Outbreak in a Neonatal Intensive Care Unit”

Medscape presents... "Culprits Behind VRE Outbreak in a Neonatal Intensive Care Unit" Please note CE credit for this event has expired.  This article is intended for primary care clinicians, neonatologists, infectious disease specialists, and other specialists who care for patients at risk for vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus faecium infections. The goal of this activity is to provide […]

“Knowledge and Recognition of SIRS and Sepsis Among Pediatric Nurses”

Continuing Nursing Education (CNE) presents... "Knowledge and Recognition of SIRS and Sepsis Among Pediatric Nurses" Please note CE credit for this event has expired.  A large amount of research demonstrates the importance of key interventions in reducing mortality rates of pediatric patients with sepsis (Dellinger et al., 2008). Assessment and recognition of declining status must […]

“SCCM Issues New Criteria for Sepsis, Septic Shock Definition”

Medscape presents... "SCCM Issues New Criteria for Sepsis, Septic Shock Definition" Please note CE credit for this event has expired.  This article is intended for critical care specialists, emergency medicine specialists, infectious disease specialists, neurologists, cardiologists, nurses, pharmacists, public health officials, and other members of the healthcare team involved in the care of persons with […]

“Biomarker-driven Management of Sepsis and Antibiotics: Evidence and Perspectives”

Medscape presents... "Biomarker-driven Management of Sepsis and Antibiotics: Evidence and Perspectives" Authors: Robert A. Balk, M.D., Thomas Ahrens, PhD, RN, John A. Bosso, PharmD, and Eric Gluck, M.D., JD There is no cost for this program. Target audience: Physicians, Nurses, Pharmacists Continuing Education Credit: Physicians: Maximum of 0.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) ABIM Diplomates: Maximum of 0.50 ABIM […]

“Sepsis 2016: Updates Nurses Need to Know”

Elsevier presents... "Sepsis 2016: Updates Nurses Need to Know" Please note CE credit for this event has expired.  This webinar presents a brief overview of the basic concepts of sepsis followed by an in-depth discussion about the most recent Surviving Sepsis Campaign guidelines. The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) new inpatient reporting program, […]

“Preventing Healthcare-associated Infections: Updated Acute Care Hospital Targets and Measures”

Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion presents... "Preventing Healthcare-associated Infections: Updated Acute Care Hospital Targets and Measures" Healthcare-associated infections (HAIs) are infections people get while receiving care for another condition. HAIs are a significant cause of illness and death, affecting about 1 in 25 Americans who receive hospital care. To address the problem of […]

“Commissioning, a Continuous Process – The Key to Sustained Operational Success”

As part of the On the Job webinar series, Grainger presents... "Commissioning, a Continuous Process - The Key to Sustained Operational Success" ASHE and other organizations have successfully proven the value of an integral commissioning process to the planning, design, construction, and initial operations of a healthcare facility, but these phases typically only represent 14% […]

“Saving Lives at the Bedside: Collecting Vital Signs”

Philips Healthcare presents... "Saving Lives at the Bedside: Collecting Vital Signs" Vital signs are a key component of patient care and treatment. This critical data should be the most reliable data in a patient's chart. However, research indicates that vital signs are not consistently assessed, recorded, or interpreted. This webinar will focus on the use […]

“Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Nutrition But Didn’t Ask”

The Wound Care Education Institute presents... "Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Nutrition But Didn't Ask" The media bombards us with information about nutrition, so it seems that we all should know what to eat to be healthy. Yet, many of our patients are malnourished, which contributes to both the development of wounds and […]

“High Flow Nasal Cannula and Non-Invasive Ventilation: Current Evidence and Practice”

Philips Healthcare presents... "High Flow Nasal Cannula and Non-Invasive Ventilation: Current Evidence and Practice" Non-invasive ventilation (NIV) is a widely used and studied therapy option for the management of acute respiratory failure. High flow nasal cannula is rapidly growing in popularity and in supportive evidence. This presentation will review the current evidence in support of […]

“Targeted Temperature Management in Post Cardiac Arrest Patients”

HealthTrust presents... "Targeted Temperature Management in Post Cardiac Arrest Patients" Download a PDF copy of this presentation here.          Listen to a recording of this presentation here. Due to a lack of adequate education and awareness, there sometimes exists a level of discomfort among pharmacists in playing an active role in post […]

“Pain Management and the Pharmacist’s Role in Opioid Use”

HealthTrust presents... "Pain Management and the Pharmacist’s Role in Opioid Use" Download a PDF copy of this presentation here.          Listen to a recording of this presentation here. Management of pain in the inpatient setting is an extremely complex issue that can affect patients not only during their hospital stays, but also […]

“The Diagnosis and Monitoring of Sepsis: Lactate and Beyond”

Radiometer and acutecaretesting.org presents... "The Diagnosis and Monitoring of Sepsis: Lactate and Beyond" Sepsis threatens the lives of over 27 million people each year worldwide. Inappropriate or delayed treatment allows for disease progression to severe sepsis, septic shock and ultimately to 8 million deaths per year. Recent efforts to reduce mortality have focused on generating […]

“Why is This Wound Not Healing?”

National Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel and Creighton University Health Sciences Continuing Education presents... "Why is This Wound Not Healing?" Learning Objectives: Discuss pathways to normal healing. Identify clinical issues that impair wound healing. List strategies to facilitate wound healing. Discuss the nutrition recommendations for pressure injury treatment in a chronic wound. Presenters: Aimee Garcia, M.D., […]

“DDI Webinar Series: Ongoing Role of FDA in Medication Error Prevention”

U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) presents... "DDI Webinar Series: Ongoing Role of FDA in Medication Error Prevention" This series of educational webinars is designed to aid physicians, physician assistants, nurses, pharmacists, pharmacy technicians, students, and other health care professionals, to provide better patient care by knowing how to find relevant FDA regulatory information that […]

“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 […]

“Healthcare Compliance for Dampers, Doors & Firestops: The Practical Application of NFPA 80, NFPA 101 & NFPA 105 – Part 2 of 2”

Grainger presents this second in a two-part series... "Healthcare Compliance for Dampers, Doors & Firestops: The Practical Application of NFPA 80, NFPA 101 & NFPA 105 - Part 2 of 2" Now that the new CMS NFPA requirements have been rolled out, this webinar examines the field application portion of the relevant NFPA codes to […]

“Phenobarbital for Moderate to Severe Alcohol Withdrawal in the Acute Care Setting”

HealthTrust presents... "Phenobarbital for Moderate to Severe Alcohol Withdrawal in the Acute Care Setting" Download a PDF copy of this presentation here.          Listen to a recording of this presentation here. In this presentation, presenters will explore the fluctuation of neurotransmitters in an alcoholic patient, the mechanism of action of phenobarbital in […]

“Greening Your Hospital Through Transportation, LEED Buildings, and Community Connections”

HealthTrust presents this fifth in a series of six webinars on the topic of sustainability... "Greening Your Hospital Through Transportation, LEED Buildings, and Community Connections" Download a PDF copy of this presentation here.          Listen to a recording of this presentation here. Did you know that hospital transportation and facilities teams can […]

“Protein: Requirements and Measuring Its Impact in the NICU”

Annenberg Center for Health Sciences presents... "Protein: Requirements and Measuring Its Impact in the NICU" Content areas: Protein recommendations to support optimal outcomes Nutritional intake, growth, and neurodevelopment High-risk infants identified through growth curves Presenter: Irene Olsen, PhD, RD, LDN, Research Consultant, Visiting Research Faculty at Drexel University, Department of Nutrition Sciences in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania […]

“The Laboratory’s Role in the Evaluation of Heparin-Induced Thrombocytopenia (HIT)”

HealthTrust and Instrumentation Laboratory presents... "The Laboratory's Role in the Evaluation of Heparin-Induced Thrombocytopenia (HIT)" Download a PDF copy of the presentation here.          Listen to a recording of this presentation here. Exclusive to HealthTrust members, we invite you to join us for a 1 hour informative workshop. This webinar will focus […]

“The Development and Success of a Transitions of Care Program at a Community Hospital”

HealthTrust presents... "The Development and Success of a Transitions of Care Program at a Community Hospital" Download a PDF copy of this presentation here.          Listen to a recording of this presentation here. Hospital readmissions have a significant impact on the healthcare system. The Centers of Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) continue […]

“Double Gloving: Are You Exposed?”

HealthTrust and Molnlycke Healthcare present… "Double Gloving: Are You Exposed?" Download a PDF copy of the presentation here. A first line of protection is surgical gloves which provide a barrier between the healthcare providers’ hands and infectious bodily fluids and blood. Research on the protective effects wearing two pairs of surgical gloves (double-gloving), as opposed […]

“Who Calls the Shots?”

HealthTrust presents... "Who Calls the Shots?" Download a PDF copy of this presentation here.          Listen to a recording of this presentation here.  Pharmacists share an integral role in ensuring appropriate and timely immunizations for patients. Other healthcare providers often rely on pharmacists as sources of information on drugs, including vaccines. An anonymous […]

“New Medications and FDA Updates 2016”

HealthTrust presents... “New Medications and FDA Updates 2016” Download a PDF copy of this presentation.          Download a recording of this presentation. In 2016, there were 22 new molecular entities approved by the FDA for use in the United States, along with a number of FDA drug safety alerts released. This presentation […]

A Nurse’s Guide to Preventing Compassion Fatigue, Moral Distress, and Burnout

American Nurses Association presents... A Nurse's Guide to Preventing Compassion Fatigue, Moral Distress, and Burnout The pace and intensity of work are on the rise. Nurses face pressure from managing increasingly complex populations while addressing expanding regulatory burdens amid fiscal and human resource constraints. Novice nurses report feeling overwhelmed and are unprepared to cope with […]

“Who Let the Bugs Out? Keeping Patients Safe from Medical Devices and the Healthcare Environment”

Saxe Healthcare and Philips Healthcare present... "Who Let the Bugs Out? Keeping Patients Safe from Medical Devices and the Healthcare Environment" Medical devices and equipment, as well as the healthcare environment, may become contaminated with pathogens which may then be transmitted to patients. This webinar will be of interest to nurses and respiratory therapists and […]

Reducing Allergic Manifestations in Children with Cow’s Milk Allergy: Current Research

Annenberg Center for Health Sciences presents... Reducing Allergic Manifestations in Children with Cow's Milk Allergy: Current Research Roberto Berni Canani, MD, PhD, chief of the Pediatric Allergy Program in the Department of Translational Medicine, University of Naples, Italy, presents data from a trial of infants with cow’s milk allergy (CMA). In Dr. Canani’s trial, allergic […]

“Empowering Supply Chain to Drive Healthier Food Initiatives and the Use of Safer Chemicals in Our Hospitals”

HealthTrust presents this fourth in a series of six webinars on the topic of sustainability... "Empowering Supply Chain to Drive Healthier Food Initiatives and the Use of Safer Chemicals in Our Hospitals" Download a PDF copy of this presentation here.          Listen to a recording of this program.   As healthcare continues […]

“Healthcare Compliance for Dampers, Doors & Firestops: The Practical Application of NFPA 80, NFPA 101 & NFPA 105 – Part 1 of 2”

As part of the On the Job Webinar Series, Grainger presents... "Healthcare Compliance for Dampers, Doors & Firestops: The Practical Application of NFPA 80, NFPA 101 & NFPA 105 - Part 1 of 2" This is the first of a two-part series addressing healthcare compliance for dampers, doors and firestops. Now that the new CMS […]

“Ask The Experts: Rolling Out Antimicrobial Stewardship-Translating Evidence into Daily Practice”

As part of the “Ask the Experts” webinar series, the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP) presents… "Ask The Experts: Rolling Out Antimicrobial Stewardship-Translating Evidence into Daily Practice" This activity will focus on approaches to optimize antimicrobial stewardship programs. The faculty will address the key issues and provide practice pearls for physicians and pharmacists. The […]

“New Innovations in Perioperative Nutrition”

Abbott Nutrition presents... "New Innovations in Perioperative Nutrition" Please join Dr. Paul Wischmeyer as he reviews the latest evidence in perioperative nutrition. This program will: Discuss the impact of malnutrition on surgical outcomes Review new and innovative products to help address surgery-associated insulin resistance and support the role of perioperative nutrition Presenter: Paul E. Wischmeyer, […]

“New Innovations in Perioperative Nutrition”

Abbott Nutrition presents... "New Innovations in Perioperative Nutrition" This program is also offered on April 12 at 2:00 p.m. Please join Dr. Paul Wischmeyer as he reviews the latest evidence in perioperative nutrition. This program will: Discuss the impact of malnutrition on surgical outcomes Review new and innovative products to help address surgery-associated insulin resistance […]

“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 […]

“Ask the Experts: Key Considerations for Managing Unique Patient Populations with Hepatitis C Virus Infection”

As part of the “Ask the Experts” webinar series, the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP) presents… "Ask the Experts: Key Considerations for Managing Unique Patient Populations with Hepatitis C Virus Infection" This activity will focus on approaches to managing unique patient populations with hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection. The faculty will address the key […]

“Understanding Arc Flash and the NFPA 70E”

As part of the On the Job webinar series, Grainger presents... "Understanding Arc Flash and the NFPA 70E" The presentation delivered will be based on the 2015 NFPA 70E standard. We will be learning about application of PPE, labeling of equipment, which regulations to follow, requirements for training, and, is there a requirement to perform […]

“Ask the Experts: Beyond the Basics in Managing Insulin and Other Antihyperglycemic Therapies for Type 2 Diabetes”

As part of the “Ask the Experts” webinar series, the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP) presents… "Ask the Experts: Beyond the Basics in Managing Insulin and Other Antihyperglycemic Therapies for Type 2 Diabetes" In this activity, the faculty will use clinical case vignettes to address advanced challenges related to the use of insulin and […]

“Environmental Sustainability Considerations in Healthcare Waste Streams Management”

HealthTrust presents this third in a series of six webinars on the topic of sustainability... "Environmental Sustainability Considerations in Healthcare Waste Streams Management" Download a PDF of this presentation.     Listen to a recording of this presentation. Generating waste cannot be completely avoided within any healthcare facility. Costs and risks can be decreased by […]

“Ask the Experts: The Patient and Clinician’s Journey through Immunotherapy”

As part of the "Ask the Experts" webinar series, the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP) presents... "Ask the Experts: The Patient and Clinician's Journey through Immunotherapy" This activity will focus on current issues related to the use of immunotherapy for treating cancer. The faculty will address the key issues and provide practice pearls for […]

“Latex or Synthetic Gloves? Risk Reduction Strategies”

HealthTrust and Molnlycke Healthcare present… "Latex or Synthetic Gloves? Risk Reduction Strategies" Download a PDF copy of this presentation. Natural rubber latex allergies can affect any healthcare worker as well as the general population without distinction as to race, gender or length of exposure. This webinar will provide an overview of latex allergy, the role […]

“Connect Consumers to Your Health System: How HSHS Medical Group Grows With Virtual Care”

HSHS & Beckers Healthcare present... "Connect Consumers to Your Health System: How Hospital Sisters Health System (HSHS) Medical Group Grows with Virtual Care" How do you make big-system care work better for individual consumers? Hospital Sisters Health System (HSHS) Medical Group tackled this common strategic challenge with a consumer-friendly virtual clinic integrated into their care network. […]

“Optimizing Outcomes Through a Comprehensive Nutrition Care Process”

Abbott Nutrition presents… "Optimizing Outcomes Through a Comprehensive Nutrition Care Process" This webinar is also offered on March 7 at 11:00 a.m. Objectives: Provide an overview of literature on the impact of oral nutritional supplements (ONS) Review real-world experience with nutrition-focused Quality Improvement Programs (QIPs) Demonstrate how an improved nutrition care process that includes the […]

“FDA Post-Marketing Drug Safety Surveillance”

FDA’s Division of Drug Information in the Center for Drug Evaluation and Research presents as part of its webinar series... "FDA Post-Marketing Drug Safety Surveillance" This series of educational webinars is designed to aid Pharmacists, Nurses, Physicians, Physician Assistants, students, and other health care professionals in providing better patient care by knowing how to find […]

“Optimizing Outcomes Through a Comprehensive Nutrition Care Process”

Abbott Nutrition presents... "Optimizing Outcomes Through a Comprehensive Nutrition Care Process" This webinar is also offered March 8 at 2:00 p.m. Objectives: Provide an overview of literature on the impact of oral nutritional supplements (ONS) Review real-world experience with nutrition-focused Quality Improvement Programs (QIPs) Demonstrate how an improved nutrition care process that includes the use […]

“My Patient Was Resuscitated, Now What?”

Download a PDF copy of this presentation.                    Listen to a recording of this presentation.  Note:  This program is available for home study  continuing education credit. See details below. HealthTrust and Physio-Control present… “My Patient Was Resuscitated, Now What?” This is the fourth and final in a […]

“IUGR and Macrosomic Phenotypes – How They Develop and Change Over Time”

Annenberg Center for Health Sciences and Miami Neonatology presents… "IUGR and Macrosomic Phenotypes - How They Develop and Change Over Time" William W. Hay, Jr., M.D. discusses the underlying physiology that places intrauterine growth restricted (IUGR) and macrosomic infants at risk for metabolic syndrome later in life. After discussing the risks of rapid weight gain […]

“Why Nutrition of the Preterm Matters: Long-Term Consequences of Adverse Early Nutrition and Growth”

Annenberg Center for Health Sciences and Miami Neonatology presents… "Why Nutrition of the Preterm Matters: Long-Term Consequences of Adverse Early Nutrition and Growth" William W. Hay, Jr, M.D. discusses how growth rate in the preterm infant must be carefully managed, and the pitfalls of under- or over-nutrition. Participants in this presentation will have a better understanding […]

“Nutrition and the Developing Brain”

Annenberg Center for Health Sciences and Miami Neonatology presents... "Nutrition and the Developing Brain" Michael K. Georgieff, M.D., discusses nutritional factors that affect brain development from pre-conception through the neonatal period. In addition to reviewing studies of certain nutrients which have high impact on brain growth and early brain development, Dr. Georgieff provides nutritional strategies to […]

“Unplanned Extubation in the NICU: Preventing the Risk”

Philips Healthcare presents...a program in the Better Outcomes webinar series "Unplanned Extubation in the NICU: Preventing the Risk" Unplanned extubation is an unanticipated removal of an endotracheal tube that potentially places a patient at risk for short- or long-term complications. In neonates, spontaneous movement, tube dislodgement during procedures, uncuffed endotracheal tubes, positioning, and suctioning, increase […]

“A Nonprofit Approach to Developing a Corporate-Level Facility Energy Management Program”

Download a PDF of this presentation.     Listen to a recording of this presentation.  HealthTrust presents this second in a series of six webinars on the topic of sustainability. "A Nonprofit Approach to Developing a Corporate-Level Facility Energy Management Program" Hospitals across the country have more than 2.5 times the energy intensity and carbon dioxide […]

“Positioning for Comfort and Growth”

Philips Healthcare presents...A program in the Better Outcomes webinar series "Positioning for Comfort and Growth" Advances in neonatal care have led to significant changes in the survival rates of high-risk babies, although there remains significant morbidity related to the individual neonate’s immaturity, prematurity and severity of disease. Positioning and developmental care practices may help to […]

“Neonatal Hyperbilirubinemia: Etiology, Symptoms and Management”

Philips Healthcare presents...a  program in the Better Outcomes webinar series "Neonatal Hyperbilirubinemia: Etiology, Symptoms and Management" Neonatal hyperbilirubinemia is benign in healthy infants, but can be a significant clinical condition in high-risk babies. An understanding of the pathophysiology, etiologies and management is essential for the nurse when caring for neonates. This CE activity will discuss […]

“Sustainability 101: How Do I Start the Journey?”

HealthTrust presents this first in a series of six webinars on the topic of Sustainability... "Sustainability 101: How Do I Start the Journey?" Download a PDF copy of this presentation here.          Listen to a recording of this presentation here.  Healthcare sustainability can feel like the “big green elephant” in the room. […]

“The Michigan Appropriateness Guide for Intravenous Catheters (MAGIC)”

AngioDynamics presents... "The Michigan Appropriateness Guide for Intravenous Catheters (MAGIC)" The use of Peripherally Inserted Central Catheters (PICCs) has grown steadily. Their popularity, in part, reflects safety during insertion and convenience in placement. Despite these advantages, PICCs are also associated with risks including venous thromboembolism and catheter related bloodstream infection. To address concerns, a multidisciplinary […]

“Capnography: It’s About More Than Ventilation!”

Download a PDF of this presentation.      Download a recording of this presentation.   Note:  This program is available for home study  continuing education credit. See details below. HealthTrust and Physio-Control present… “Capnography: It’s About More Than Ventilation!” This program is the third in a series of four webinars focused on cardiac resuscitation. Ms. Kupchik […]

“Reducing Infection in the Outpatient Dialysis Facility—Results of the SCOPE Collaborative”

As part of its "Tune in to Safe Healthcare" webinar series, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) presents... "Reducing Infection in the Outpatient Dialysis Facility—Results of the Standardizing Care to Improve Outcomes in Pediatric End Stage Renal Disease (SCOPE) Collaborative" Click here for a recording of this presentation. Click here to download a […]

“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 […]

“Tissue Archiving: Reality, Recommendations and Best Practices”

Richard-Allan Scientific and Fisher Healthcare present... "Tissue Archiving: Reality, Recommendations and Best Practices" Click here to view this presentation and download a PDF.  This complimentary, PACE-accredited webinar will help you learn more about methods to improve your tissue block archiving. Traceability and accountability of tissue blocks are critical components to patient management: If tissue blocks […]

“Surgical Glove Powder: An Unnecessary Hazard”

Download a PDF of this presentation here. FDA_Bans_Powdered_Gloves HealthTrust and Molnlycke Healthcare present... "Surgical Glove Powder: An Unnecessary Hazard" It has been well documented in literature, glove cornstarch powder induces adhesion formation while potentiating wound infections. Additionally, latex proteins bind with glove powder, becoming aerosolized when gloves are removed from the package, donned or removed […]

“CDC’s Antibiotic Resistance Investment Map”

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) presents... "CDC's Antibiotic Resistance (AR) Investment Map" Antibiotic resistance is one of the world's most pressing public health problems. The CDC AR Investment Map is a public web app providing information on the CDC's key AR activities by state, including visually-appealing, printable state and some city-specific fact […]

“Updated Primer on Wasting Diseases”

Case Medical presents… "Updated Primer on Wasting Diseases" Wasting diseases are a growing health hazard to humans and are already at epidemic levels in mammalian wildlife. The nature of infectious prions, the root cause of the diseases, is the subject of continuing research. What is known is that prions are highly resilient and difficult to […]

“Updated Primer on Wasting Diseases”

Case Medical presents… "Updated Primer on Wasting Diseases" Wasting diseases are a growing health hazard to humans and are already at epidemic levels in mammalian wildlife. The nature of infectious prions, the root cause of the diseases, is the subject of continuing research. What is known is that prions are highly resilient and difficult to […]

“Recycling of X-ray Film: I’m 100% Digital – Now What?”

This is a simple overview of X-Ray recycling and what members should do if they have X-Ray film that needs to be purged/recycled. Presenter: Dave Bourne, Manager, Silver Recovery Services with Empire Resource Recycling, Inc. Download the presentation here.

“Behavioral Healthcare Units: Why and How they are Different”

W.W. Grainger, Inc. presents... "Behavioral Healthcare Units: Why and How they are Different" Click here to view on-demand. Behavioral Health facilities and psychiatric hospitals are very different than general hospitals.  In fact, they are complete opposites in many ways.  This webinar will explore both why and how they are different as well as ways to […]

“High Quality CPR & Why It Matters”

Download a PDF of this presentation.       Listen to recording of this presentation. Note:  This program is available for home study  continuing education credit. See details below. HealthTrust and Physio-Control present... "High Quality CPR & Why It Matters" This is the second in a series of four webinars focused on Cardiac Resuscitation. An overview […]

Deadline Tonight: 2017 HTU Call for Presentations

Sessions to be considered for presentation at the 2017 HealthTrust University Conference are being accepted through tonight at 11:59 p.m. (Eastern). For details or to make a submission, visit www.conferenceabstracts.com/healthtrust2017.htm. (Link works best when opened in Google Chrome vs. Internet Explorer on some computers.) The 2017 event will be held July 17 - 19 at Mandalay […]

“Development of the Preterm Gut”

Mead Johnson, with Pediatric NutritionCE.org and The Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower present... "Development of the Preterm Gut" View the webcast. This one-hour free session will cover: Development of the microbiome in the preterm infant and increased risk of NEC Nutritional effects on the maturation of the intestinal tract Interventions that affect the […]

Nurses Transforming Healthcare: Creating a Culture of Prevention

Mölnlycke Health Care presents... Nurses Transforming Healthcare: Creating a Culture of Prevention Speaker: Sue Creehan, MSN RN CWOCN, Program Manager for the Wound Care Team at Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU Health), Richmond, VA.   Sue is a Magnet® designated health system speaker renowned for results in sustainable quality improvement. Learning Objectives: Describe, from a nurse leaders perspective, […]

Understanding Steam Sterilization

STERIS University presents Understanding Steam Sterilization Successful steam sterilization provides one final outcome: a medical device that is safe for patient contact. This free self-study guide will review Steam Sterilization and help you to understand the theory of steam sterilization, types of steam sterilization cycles and recommended monitoring, components and operation of the sterilizer, and […]

Halyard Health Offers CE Courses for Nurses, Respiratory, Surgical Technologists, Sterile Processing & Dietitians

Halyard's Knowledge Network* is a dynamic collection of educational resources designed to provide insight and information on relevant healthcare issues. This value-added service provides knowledge to improve: Patient outcomes Staff competency Staff protection Hospital/facility risk reduction Most programs are accredited to provide Continuing Education credit for Nurses, Respiratory Therapists, Surgical Technologists or Central Service/Sterile Processing […]

“CDC’s New Core Elements of Outpatient Antibiotic Stewardship”

As part of its "Tune in to Safe Healthcare" webinar series, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention presents... "CDC’s New Core Elements of Outpatient Antibiotic Stewardship" View a PDF of this presentation.  Recent reports show that at least 30 percent of antibiotics prescribed in U.S. outpatient settings are unnecessary, and only half of patients […]

Abbott Nutrition Health Institute Offers Nursing CE Courses

ONGOING PROGRAMS: The Abbott Nutrition Health Institute offers a number of on-demand, nursing CE-eligible courses in a variety of areas, including Obstetrics, Neonatal, NICU, Pediatric and Adult Nutrition and Professional Development, through both facilitated group educational programs and self-study

Coloplast Offers Nursing CEs for Wound Care Education

Coloplast HEAL is a global educational program for healthcare professionals working with wounds. The program aims to increase the knowledge of modern wound healing principles and improve the standard of care for wound patients around the world. It is part of our ongoing dedication to wound care education and support. The HEAL program is developed […]

Abbott Nutrition Health Institute Offers CE Courses for Dietitians

ONGOING PROGRAMS: The Abbott Nutrition Health Institute offers a number of on-demand CE-eligible courses for Dietitians, in the areas of Neonatal/Pediatric and Adult Nutrition, the NICU and Professional Development.

Mead Johnson Nutrition Offers CEs for Nursing and Dietitians and Physician CMEs With Courses on Infant and Pediatric Health

Mead Johnson Nutrition is home to a host of free resources on infant and pediatric health. The website provides clinicians with the latest information on a range of topics including: Nutrition — from preterm infant to toddler • Prebiotics • Pediatric gastrointestinal health • Nutritional aspects of allergy • Breastfeeding / Breast milk fortification • Type […]

“Risky Business: Combating the Invisible Enemy”

Case Medical presents Risky Business: Combating the Invisible Enemy & Infectious Agents With Science & Best Practices Listen to a recording of this webinar Continuing Education Credit: 1.5 CEs from IAHCSMM (International Association of Healthcare Central Service Materials Management) Target audience: Supply Chain, Nursing Learning Objectives: Learn more about infectious agents commonly found in healthcare facilities […]

“Risky Business: Combating the Invisible Enemy”

Case Medical presents Risky Business: Combating the Invisible Enemy & Infectious Agents With Science & Best Practices Listen to a recording of this webinar  Continuing Education Credit: 1.5 CEs from IAHCSMM (International Association of Healthcare Central Service Materials Management) Target audience: Supply Chain, Nursing Learning Objectives: Learn more about infectious agents commonly found in healthcare facilities […]

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.

Aggression Management Training for Healthcare

Presented by Grainger Healthcare Hope to link soon to a recording of this session This no cost, one-hour educational webinar examined the current state and trends in healthcare-related violence as well as the challenges that many healthcare organizations face with this growing issue. The presenter explored some common training tactics that are currently utilized and […]

Pre-analytical Challenges in Hemostasis Testing

This program will include a review of common specimen collection and handling errors that affect results and new technologies to standardize detection of unacceptable samples.

“ADA From a Risk Management Perspective, or How To Avoid an ADA Lawsuit”

This presentation will cover the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) from a risk management perspective, with a focus on program and policy access and barrier removal and new construction in the built environment. Procedural aspects of the provision of goods and services to those with disabilities will be discussed, and high risk issues that invite litigation will be reviewed.

2017 HTU Call For Presentations Is Open

Sessions to be considered for presentation at the 2017 HealthTrust University Conference are being accepted through Dec. 16 (11:59 p.m. Eastern). For details or to make a submission, visit www.conferenceabstracts.com/healthtrust2017.htm. (Link works best when opened in Google Chrome vs. Internet Explorer on some computers.) Contact university@healthtrustpg.com with questions. The 2017 event will be held July 17 - […]

Healthcare Active Shooter: Prevention & Response

During this no-cost, one-hour educational webinar, you will examine how hospital staff members are exposed to volatile situations on a daily basis from individuals who suffer from psychological disorders, are distraught over the condition of a loved one or are under the influence of drugs or alcohol. These situations are increasingly escalating to violence, including an increase in the number of hospital shootings. This webinar is designed specifically for healthcare workers who may encounter potentially dangerous individuals.

Empowering Nurses for Early Sepsis Recognition

As part of Sepsis Awareness Month, the CDC is offering this program on empowering nurses for early sepsis recognition.

High Flow Nasal Cannula Therapy: A Simple and Effective Modality

Heated and humidified high-flow nasal cannula (HFNC) usage has gained popularity in the management of patients with moderate to severe hypoxemia. This CE webinar will describe the HFNC's evolution, potential mechanisms of action, use in various patient conditions and suggest a recommended application and management.

Advances in Sepsis: Protecting Patients Throughout the Lifespan

This free program will offer an overview of the CDC's sepsis Vital Signs report, a presentation on sepsis in acute care settings, septic shock guidelines for pediatrics and sepsis in post-acute and long-term care settings.

Improved Surgical Outcomes Through Advanced Access and Visualization

This continuing education activity provides an overview of advanced photonics technology that improves intracavity illumination and visualization to overcome the challenges in minimally invasive/minimal access open surgical techniques. The limitations and problems associated with traditional OR lighting, including selected preventable errors and surgical "never events," will be reviewed.

Carotid Stenosis

Download a PDF of this presentation. HealthTrust and 3DR Laboratories Present Carotid Stenosis This program will discuss disease processes involving the carotid arteries, their clinical significance and the proper way to display and evaluate abnormalities. Emphasis will be placed on NASCET criteria measurements and the technical approach to carotid stenosis. Learning Objectives: At the end […]

Complications of Care: A Case of MIS Competency

This presentation will look at the development of MIS procedures and the efforts of healthcare professionals aimed at achieving positive patient outcomes.

HIM Service Chaos: How Certified EHRs and ICD-10 Impact Transcription and Coding Costs

PREVIOUSLY RECORDED: Certified Electronic Health Records and ICD-10 transition have dramatically affected the cost models for both transcription and coding activities. Utilizing real-world examples, this program will review how suppliers are utilizing these government mandated changes in proposals and contract language, and how service buyers can leverage the AHIMA standards for cost, quality and turnaround time to better calculate true in-house costs, manage an RFP process and ensure contract protection.

To Use or Not to Use Liposomal Bupivacaine: Managing Pharmacotherapy Costs in Orthopaedic Procedure Pain Management

PREVIOUSLY RECORDED: In this program, literature on LB use in orthopedic procedures will be reviewed. The findings of a health economic study of LB at Community Health Systems (CHS) and CHS's experience and strategy in minimizing LB use will be discussed, including CHS's approach to managing the pharmacotherapy costs of pain management for orthopedic procedures.

The Power of Data and Analytics in Robotic Surgical Simulation

PREVIOUSLY RECORDED: This presentation will show participants how to maximize their investment in robotic surgery through the power of data and analytics, focusing on building a robotic surgery training program that uses objective data to help improve proficiency, build privileging and credentialing programs and utilize training as part of a risk management strategy. Data utilization as a tool to implement new standards and protocols toward the goal of bringing a facility’s robotic surgeons and teams to proficiency faster and more efficiently while working to maximize ROI will also be discussed.

Venous Thromboembolism Update: 2016

PREVIOUSLY RECORDED: This presentation will define and discuss the scope of Venous Thromboembolism (VTE), including the incidence and mortality figures in the U.S. The concept of individual risk assessment vs. group prophylaxis will be discussed, and the Caprini Thrombosis Risk Scoring method will be reviewed.

Reducing the Risk of Medical Device Tubing Misconnections – Update on ENFit Enteral Connectors

To reduce the risk and frequency of medical tubing misconnections, unique international standard designs (ISO 80369) will promote improved patient safety and help ensure that connectors for unrelated delivery systems are incompatible. This program will provide an update on the global initiative to introduce new ISO standard enteral connectors commonly known as ENFit. How to address dose accuracy of low dose medications and anticipated timing for the introduction of new enteral devices with ENFit connectors will be addressed.