Initiatives

In Safe Patient Care

Publications

On-Demand Webinars

Please note the CE/CRCEs  for all activities listed on  this page are still current. (If you see expired dates on some of these activities, it is because these were the original expiration dates when first published. They have since been renewed)

Initiatives 1

Postoperative Respiratory Depression and Opioids

Frank J. Overdyk, MSEE, MD

Panel Discussion: Challenges in the Prevention of Postoperative Resiratory Depression and Opioid Therapy

Moderator: Frank Overdyk, MD

 

Initiatives 2

Clinical Alarms and the Impact on Patient Safety

By Maria Cvach MS, RN, CCRN, Deborah Dang, PhD, RN, NEA BC, Jan Foster, PhD, APRN, CNS, and Janice Irechukwu, BSN, RN, MSN (c)

Panel Discussion: Clinical Alarms: Where are we today? What more can be done?

Moderator: Thomas Aherns DNS, RN, CCNS, FAAN

 

Initiatives 3

In-Hospital Resuscitation: Early Intervention and Rescue

Interview with Elizabeth Hunt, MD, MPH, PhD

Panel Discussion: Rapid Response Systems: Consensus and Controversy

Moderator: Michael DeVita MD

 

Initiatives 4

Contamination and Cross Contamination on Hospital Surfaces and Medical Equipment

Kathleen Meehan Arias, MS, CIC

Infection Prevention: Contamination and Cross Contamination on Hospital Surfaces and Medical Equipment.

Moderator: Kathleen Arias, MS, CIC

 

Initiatives 5

Monitoring Oxygen Toxicity in the Preterm Infant:

Mechanisms, Critical Questions and Clinical Challenges (CME, CNE, CRCE)

T. Allen Merritt, MD, MHA and Jan Mazela, MD, PhD

Steps Towards a More Rational Use of Supplemental Oxygen: Lessons from the Experts (CME, CNE, CRCE)

Special Panel Discussion

Oxygen Toxicity in the Preterm: The Role of Pulse Oximetry