Improving Patient Safety in Long-Term Care Facilities: Introduction to the Webinar Series

Presenter: Marian D. Edmiston, DEd, MSN, RN-BC

The purpose of this Webinar is to provide an overview of the series which aims to provide nurse administrators and educators with the necessary tools to provide training to those working in long-term care facilities on the Improving Patient Safety in Long-Term Care Facilities Training Modules.

No Fee Registration: Course Expired

Target Audience: Nurse administrators and nurse educators who provide staff training to first-line care staff, or who work closely with staff at long-term care facilities.

Overall Learning Purpose/Goal:

To provide nurse administrators and nurse educators guidance on training using the materials covered in AHRQ's Improving Patient Safety in Long-Term Care Facilities Instructor Guide.

Learning Objectives:

At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be able to:

  1. Describe the format and purpose of the four-part Webinar series, based on the AHRQ curriculum "Improving Patient Safety in Long-term Care Facilities".
  2. Engage an audience of learners using methods that promote maximum participation and knowledge retention.
  3. Promote team dynamics and avoid barriers to communication.
  4. Implement strategies to monitor residents' safety.

The following Continuing Education (CE) credits will be available to participants of the live webinar. In addition, the webinar will be recorded and CE credits will be available to those who listen to the recording. CE credits will be offered through March 11, 2016.

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