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Training & Events
2021
27
Oct
2021
Webinar
Building Physician Engagement in Quality and Safety in the COVID Era
Date/Time:
October 27, 2021 - 12 to 1 p.m.
Duration:
1 hour
Location:
Webinar
Speakers:
Thomasine Gorry, MD, MGA, Professor of Clinical Ophthalmology and Cataract Surgery, Associate Dean for Continuing Medical and Interprofessional Education, Vice Chair for Quality, Scheie Eye Institute, Perelman School of Medicine, University of PA School

Description:
Join Thomasine Gorry, MD, MGA, professor of clinical ophthalmology and cataract surgery, associate dean for continuing medical and interprofessional education, vice chair for quality, Scheie Eye Institute, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, where she will describe ways to secure physician involvement in patient safety work, identify practical teambuilding skills that can be applied in your organization, discuss the clinician’s role in safety, embracing reporting systems as data sources, and reimaging safety reporting as part of larger safety culture.
 
1.0 continuing education hours will be awarded for completion of this webinar. Continuing education credits apply to Pennsylvania registered nurses only.

17
Nov
2021
Webinar
Nasogastric Tube Placement Verification: Implementation and De-implementation Strategies
Date/Time:
November 17, 2021 - 12 to 1 p.m.
Duration:
1 hour
Location:
Webinar
Speakers:
Lea Anne Gardner, PhD, RN, Patient Safety Analyst, Patient Safety Authority; Beth Lyman, MSN, RN, Chair, NOVEL Project; and Sharon Y. Irving, PhD, CRNP, Associate Professor and Vice Chair of Family & Community Health, University of Pennsylvania School

Description:


Join Lea Anne Gardner, PhD, RN, patient safety analyst for the data science and research team at the Patient Safety Authority; Beth Lyman, MSN, RN, chair of the NOVEL (New Opportunities for Verification of Enteral tube Location) project; and Sharon Y. Irving, PhD, CRNP, associate professor and vice chair of Family and Community Health at the University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing, as they will describe the importance of using nasogastric tube (NGT) placement verification methods, implementation of approved methods, and de-implementation of non-recommended methods.
 
Following this webinar, registrants should be able to:
 
- Identify NGT placement verification methods used in Pennsylvania healthcare facilities
- Apply concepts of de-implementation science to NGT placement verification
- Discuss the NOVEL project to identify best practices for NGT placement verification based on current evidence
 
1.0 continuing education hours will be awarded for completion of this webinar. Continuing education credits apply to Pennsylvania registered nurses only.


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