NICHE Online Connect Webinar Series

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NICHE Online Connect Webinars focus on new, collaborative approaches for practice innovations and other far-ranging subjects. The webinars are often based on requested topics from past participants and are intended for practitioners interested in new ways to enhance practice. Each webinar provides 1.0 contact hour.*


Archived Webinars

These archives are recordings of our previous live webinar presentations and are intended for practitioners interested in new ways to enhance practice.


Live Webinars

 

May 11, 2016 | 1:00 PM EST

Webinar Series: Solutions

Redesigning Fall Prevention Program: Building on the Evidence

Featuring: Viktoriya Fridman, RN, MSN, ANP-BC; Dorothy Jean Graham-Hannah, MPA, MSN, BSN, RN, BC,  Michelle Cruickshank, RN; Maimonides Medical Center

A team at Maimonides redesigned their existing fall prevention program by adopting best practices and using specific nursing interventions to minimize the risk of falling. The new program used a fall risk assessment tool, implemented Purposeful Rounding and developed the “Stay With Me Program.” You can start this nursing quality improvement activity at your facility. Start the process by attending this innovative webinar presentation.

Cost:
NICHE Site: Free
Non-NICHE Site: $99
Register


May 25, 2016 | 1:00 PM EST

Webinar Series: Solutions

Congestive Heart Failure Skilled Nursing Facility Transition Program

Featuring: Kelly Grogan, APRN, FNP; Cheryl Dodson, RN, John C. Lincoln Health Network

A team here decreased congestive heart failure readmissions to zero by initiating a transitions program with skilled nursing facilities (SNF). SNF staff received education classes on heart failure, common medications, diet restrictions, and signs/symptoms to report to the nurse/physician. Tools included symptom logs, medication information sheets, common high sodium foods list, and a heart failure patient education brochure. Learn how to reduce heart failure readmissions at your facility by attending this NICHE Online Connect Webinar.

Cost:
NICHE Site: Free
Non-NICHE Site: $99
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June 8, 2016 | 1:00 PM EST

Webinar Series: Solutions

Elevating Nursing Awareness of Delirium Through EMR Redesign and Team Education

Featuring: Anne Klevay, MSN, RN, PMHCNS-BC; Joy Caneda, RN, OCN; Astrid Block, RN, MS, GCNS-BC, Stanford Healthcare

Stanford Health Care increased nursing delirium awareness by developing a standardized process using the Confusion Assessment Method (CAM) tool. Customized incorporation of the CAM into the electronic medical record helped improve and standardize delirium screening. A number of educational components were included in the initiative. Give your patients improved care using this advanced initiative. Learn how by registering for this informative webinar.

Cost:
NICHE Site: Free
Non-NICHE Site: $99
Register


June 22, 2016 | 1:00 PM EST

Webinar Series: Solutions

When Laughing is No Longer Funny: Managing Transient Urinary Incontinence in Hospitalized Elderly Women

Featuring: Grace Umejei, BSN, RN, CWOC, Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas

Transient Urinary Incontinence (TUI) affects 75% of females over 60-years-of-age. A study by a team at Texas Health Presbyterian set out to answer the question: Is behavioral modification therapy (including bladder diaries) more effective than passive TUI care in reducing TUI episodes in older adult female patients on a rehabilitation unit? Learn their important findings by sitting in on this NICHE Online Connect Webinar.

Cost:
NICHE Site: Free
Non-NICHE Site: $99
Register


July 13, 2016 | 1:00 PM EST

Webinar Series: Solutions

Population Health Management of the Heart Failure Patient

Featuring: Lynne Driscoll, RN, CCM, CPHM; Nina Laing, RN, BSN, CPHM, South County Hospital Healthcare Systems

SCHHS established a system-wide, community approach to heart failure care in order to sustain positive patient outcomes and reduce avoidable admissions/readmissions. The initiative included establishing a “Standard of Care” for each setting within the system, a heart failure intranet site, a callback program, and an education component, among other measures. The readmission rate dropped by 10% as a result of the effort. Take better care of your heart failure patients by taking part in this important presentation.

Cost:
NICHE Site: Free
Non-NICHE Site: $99
Register


* The NYU College of Nursing Center for Continuing Education in Nursing is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses’ Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.