Clinical Connection: Webinar Replays

Check back monthly to catch replays of our Clinical Connection webinar series, covering educational topics relevant to long term care and home health agencies.

Workforce 360: Tackling Staffing Challenges with Modern Engagement Practices

May 10, 2017

Presented by Peter Corless, EVP, Enterprise Development - OnShift

  • Identify modern communication and onboarding strategies that quickly acclimate new staff members and help reduce turnover during the first 90 days of employment
  • Learn how to regularly measure satisfaction levels
  • Utilize metrics that uncover key issues causing turnover
  • Discover how to boost your organization's culture
  • Administer proven engagement strategies to boost retention
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Adult Tracheostomy Care: What You Should Know

April 12, 2017

Presented by Tim Sharkey, BS, RRT, NPS, RPFT, RPSGT, Regional Clinical Product Specialist

  • Review the anatomy of the normal adult airway
  • Explain the indications of a tracheostomy for adult patients
  • Explore the four types of tracheostomy tubes and their uses
  • Outline measures to prevent complications post-operation
  • Plan safety procedures and acute care protocols
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The Gut Microbiome: Role of Diet & Supplements (Probiotics and Prebiotics)

March 8, 2017

Presented by Lisa Logan, RD, CNSC

  • Describe the influence of the gut microbiome on human physiology and health
  • Factors and influences affecting the gut microbiome
  • Compare and contrast how diet and diet supplements (prebiotics, probiotics) influence health outcomes by influencing the gut microflora
  • Association between gut microbiota and disease conditions
  • Review the role of probiotics for the prevention and treatment of various conditions
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Best Practice Principles: Incontinence Associated Dermatitis & Moving Prevention Forward

February 8, 2017

Presented by Debra Lewis, BSN, RN, CWON, Clinical Skin & Wound Care Specialist

  • Describe key gaps in current IAD knowledge
  • Explain the two most important risk factors for development of IAD
  • Describe the relationship between IAD and pressure ulcer development
  • Describe the categories in the IAD severity assessment tool and articulate how this tool and the intervention tool work together to guide skin care
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Five Star Rating: How to Improve Your Rating Through Data and Quality Processes

January 11, 2017

Presented by Karolee Alexander, Director of Clinical and Reimbursement Services - Pathway Health

  • Understand the Five Star Quality Rating System and its impact on your organization
  • Identify 3 key leadership strategies to improve your Five Star rating utilizing data and quality processes
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Treating Chronic Diabetic Wounds

December 14, 2016

Presented by Nancy Morgan, RN, BSN, MBA, WOC, WCC, DWC, OMS - Wound Care Education Institute

  • Identify three risk factors that lead to diabetic ulcer development
  • List three treatment modalities that are used to successfully treat diabetic ulcers
  • 1 CEU will be provided by Wound Care Education Institute
    • CEUs are only for RN, LPN/LVN, PT/PTA and O/OTA. No CMEs
    • When watching the replay, select "Register" to access the webinar using your existing WCEI account. If you do not have a WCEI account, you'll need to create a new account before you can register to view the webinar. Enter coupon code: MCKESSON16 to get the recording for free.  
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Peristomal Skin Complications

November 9, 2016

Presented by Joy Hooper, RN, BSN, CWOCN, OMS, WCC - Wound Care Education Institute

  • Identify clinical characteristics of three or more peristomal skin complications
  • Choose treatment plans for peristomal skin complications based upon etiology and clinical characteristics
  • 1 CEU will be provided by WCEI
    • CEUs are only for RN, PT, PTA and OTA
    • When watching the replay, select "Register" to access the webinar using your existing WCEI account. If you do not have a WCEI account, you'll need to create a new account before you can register to view the webinar. Enter coupon code: MCKESSON16 to get the recording for free.  
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Pressure Injury Staging: New NPUAP Terminology & Definitions

October 12, 2016

Presented by Nancy Morgan, RN, BSN, MBA, WOC, WCC, DWC, OMS - Wound Care Education Institute

  • Identify stages of pressure injuries according to the 2016 National Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel Staging guidelines
  • Describe four tissue types associated with pressure ulcers
  • List external factors related to pressure injury development
  • 1 CEU credit will be provided by WCEI
    • CEUs are nly for RN, PT, PTA and OTA
    • When watching the replay, select "Register" to access the webinar using your existing WCEI account. If you do not have a WCEI account, you'll need to create a new account before you can register to view the webinar. Enter coupon code: MCKESSON16 to get the recording for free.  
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Pressure Ulcer/Pressure Injury: NPUAP Prevention, Assessment & Treatment Guidelines

October 4, 2016

Presented by Laura Dahl Popkes, RN, CWOCN - McKesson Clinical Support Manager

  • Relias Learning featured webinar
  • Discuss the rationale for the updated definitions and impact on clinical practice
  • Identify facotrs that contribute to the development of pressure injuries
  • Discuss NPUAP treatment recommendations and considerations for special populations
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Health Policy Update: Policy Trends Impacting Healthcare

September 14, 2016

Presented by Matt Shiraki, Senior Manager of Public Policy, McKesson Public Affairs

  • For extended care
  • Perspective Payment System Rule, measuring performance
  • 5-Star staffing update
  • Who should attend? Nurses, physicians, office staff, office managers
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Getting to the Root (Cause) with QAPI

August 10, 2016

Presented by Jeanne Carlson RDN, LD, Director of Customer Sevices, Pathway Health

  • For extended care
  • Use Root Cause Analysis to accomplish clinical goals
  • Create effective Process Improvement Projects (PIPs)
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Negative Pressure Wound Therapy: The Basics

July 13, 2016

Presented by Margaret Maish, MSN, RN, CWOCN, WOCN - Medela

  • For extended care
  • Define Negative Pressure Wound Therapy
  • Describe 5 effects of Negative Pressure Wound Therapy
  • Describe indications, contraindications and precautions of Negative Pressure Wound Therapy
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Common Life Safety Code Deficiencies & Strateges for Compliance

June 8, 2016

Presented by Stan Szpytek, President, Fire and Life Safety, Inc.

  • Identify common life safety deficiencies
  • Strategies to help ensure safety and compliance
  • Develop and maintain a safe and compliant environment of care
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Medical Grade Honey & Debridement

May 11, 2016

Presented by Karen Zulkowski, DNS, RN

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Wound Healing Physiology: Nutritional Factors Impacting Outcomes

April 13, 2016

Presented by Lisa Logan, R.D., CNSC

  • For extended care
  • Identify factors that place patients at high risk for impaired wound healing
  • Understand nutritional components involved in wound healing
  • Identify phases of wound healing
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Reducing Superbugs: A Look at Prevention of Clostridium difficile and Indwelling Catheters

March 17, 2016

Presented by J. Hudson Garrett Jr., Ph.D., Vice President, Clinical Affairs, PDI, Inc.

  • CRE, Clostridium difficile and emergent pathogens
  • Role of indwelling catheters in HAI transmission
  • Evidence-based strategies for prevention
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Surviving & Thriving with Bundled Payments

March 9, 2016

Presented by Lisa Thomson, Pathway Health Services

  • For extended care
  • Comprehensive care for joint replacement model
  • Focus points that will impact post acute care
  • Develop an action plan that will prepare your facility
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Principles of Antibiotic Stewardship in Long Term Care

February 25, 2016

Presented by J. Hudson Garrett Jr., Ph.D., Vice President, Clinical Affairs, PDI, Inc.

  • Components of a stewardship campaign
  • Principles of prevention
  • Collaboration with the consulting pharmacist
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Changing Our Behavior: Being with Persons Living with Dementia

February 10, 2016

Presented by Karen Stobbe

  • For extended care
  • Define the actions and reactions of persons living with dementia
  • Interpret and explain how persons living with dementia are normal in their world
  • Determine ways you can implement this information
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Quality Staffing Strategies in 2016

January 13, 2016

Presented by Peter Corless

  • For extended care
  • Engage staff by adopting employee-centric strategies
  • Find "right-fit" candidates with hiring best practices
  • Adapt daily staffing procedures for Five Star staffing success
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Wound Bed Prep: The Most Important Step in Wound Healing

December 9, 2015

Presented by Michelle Moore MSN, RN, CWCN, WCC, CLWCP, Innovacyn, Inc.

  • For extended care
  • Learn about the barriers in a wound bed that impede wound healing
  • Identify the four components involved in WBP
  • DIME training: Debridement, infection, moisture balance and epithelial edges
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Preventing Falls & Hospital Re-admission with an Improved Night Incontinence Program

November 11, 2015

Presented by Mary Fischer, Diane Wapelhorst, and Katara Davis - SCA

  • For extended care
  • Learn how to improve your nighttime incontinence program
  • See results that will help your nursing home meet quality of care guidelines
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