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CANCELLED - Freedom from Unnecessary Drugs

4/9/2020







Freedom from Unnecessary Drugs

Assisted Living * Skilled Nursing

April 9, 2020 - Live Webinar

2:00 pm-3:30 pm

1 CE credit for administrators, nurses, CEALs

This webinar will go over the definition of an unnecessary drug regarding dose, duration, monitoring, and indications for use and dose reduction, discontinuation, and physician orders; medications that fall into this category; and, assessment process for determining medication necessity, monitoring and care planning needs, and requirements for gradual dose reductions.

Objectives:
* Learn to provide a definition of an unnecessary drug in regards to dose, duration, monitoring, and indications for use and dose reduction, discontinuation, and physician orders
* Learn to identify medications falling into the unnecessary drug category
* Learn assessment process for determining medication necessity; monitoring and care planning needs; and requirements for gradual dose reductions
April 9, 2020
Live Webinar
2:00 pm-3:30 pm

Have a conflict the day or time of the call or just want other shifts to be able to hear the program? This program is being recorded and a cd-rom along with the handouts is available for purchase. CEUs are not available for listening to the CD.
Speaker: Peggy Morrison, MSN, RN, C.E.A.L., WCC, QCP, Risk Management Solutions

Peggy has served the senior living industry over 29 years. She has served in a variety of roles including as a Director of Nursing, Regional Clinical Consultant, VP of Clinical Operations, nurse educator and a Clinical Risk Manager. In her current role, Peggy is responsible for assisting RMS clients in minimizing exposure to professional liability lawsuits and overseeing risk management activities. Activities consist of clinical consulting, clinical leadership mentoring, quality assurance consulting, wound consulting, behavior/dementia unit training, risk management assessments, mock surveys, education, legal chart reviews, and sentinel event management. Peggy is certified in geriatrics, wound care and Quality Assurance. She is also is a Certified Executive in Assisted Living (CEAL) through OHCA.


CEs & Other Education Requirements:

1 CE is available for Nurses, NHA and CEAL.
How much does it cost?

Facilities will pay one low fee for an unlimited number of participants. However, the number and access code is valid only for one phone line/computer at the location registered with the Association. Any additional phone connections calling in will be billed the individual session registration fee.

Registration Fees:

Members:
$55 (before March 26)
$75 (March 26 and after)

Non-Members:
$130 (before March 26)
$175 (March 26 and after)