Webinar Wednesdays: Webinar Replays

Check back monthly to catch replays of our Webinar Wednesdays, covering educational topics relevant to medical practices, ambulatory surgery centers, health systems, laboratories and clinics.

Medical Assistants at the Epicenter of Coordinated Care

March 15, 2017

Presented by Brian Williams, MBA, Vice President - MedTrainer

  • Become familiar with the CMS overall strategy for healthcare - the "Road Forward"
  • Gain an understanding of the alignment of payment and performance for healthcare providers
  • Get a closer look at highly integrated care teams and the role of the Medical Assistant
  • Discover the opportunities for Medical Assistants in a value-based care (VBC) model
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Opioid Prescribing: Chronic Pain & the Identification of Abuse and Addiction

December 7, 2016

Presented by Brian S. Williams, MBA, Vice President - MedTrainer

  • Gain an understanding of the national crisis related to significant increases in opioid-related addition, overdoses and deaths
  • Become familiar with tools and resources that are available to identify high-risk patients and drug-seeking behavior
  • Identify and utilize resources available to healthcare workers to inform patients and family members on the facts about opioid addiction
  • Gain insight into the national efforts by federal and state agencies to reduce opioid abuse and addiction
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High Performing Primary Care: Helping Practices Transition to Value-Based Purchasing

November 16, 2016

Presented by Marci Nielson, PhD, MHP, President & CEO - Patient-Centered Primary Care Collaborative (PCPCC)

  • Discuss the changing paradigm of payment under the Medicare Access and CHIP Authorization Act
  • Identify the primary care imperative and how it must be the foundation to achieve success in the new payment environment
  • Ten ways physicians and other providers can prepare for value-based payment
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Weighing Rigid Containers Against Sterilization Wrap in the War on Infections

October 20, 2016

Presented by Peggy Pinz Leubbert, MS, MT(ASCP), CIC, CHSP, Consulting Educator - Halyard Health

  • Featured webinar for Infection Prevention Week
  • Differentiate types of rigid sterilization containers and sterilization wraps used today, including factors that impact their barrier protection
  • Discuss components of the AAMI/ANSI ST77 standards related to sterility maintenance testing of sterilization packaging systems
  • Explain the dynamic bioaerosol test method used in the reported study for sterility maintenance testing
  • Discuss the results of a recent sterility maintenance study and the implications for patient care
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Screening for Diabetic Retinopathy in Primary Care Settings

July 13, 2016

Presented by Edward Chaum, M.D., Ph.D., University of Tennessee

  • For medical practices
  • Annual diabetic retinal exam (DRE) compliance
  • Potential impact of DRE non-compliance on patient outcomes
  • Solutions to increase patient compliance, quality metrics and financial incentives
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Crisis Management: Is Your Organization Prepared?

June 8, 2016

Presented by Brian S. Williams, MBA

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Principles of Hand Hygiene and Appropriate Use of Personal Protective Equipment

April 26, 2016

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

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Core Elements of an Infection Prevention & Control Program

April 12, 2016

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

  • Accreditation and regulatory requirements
  • Occupational risk identification
  • Healthcare exposure
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Implementation of the AORN Guidelines for the Prevention of Transmissable Infections in Surgical Settings

March 24, 2016

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

  • For ambulatory surgery centers
  • Environmental hygiene
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Patient protection
  • Transmission infections overview
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