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Hill-Rom® Clinical Resource Center

Helping you implement evidence-based programs with connected technologies

Hill-Rom® Clinical Resource Center

Continuing Education

Kaiser Permanente Clinical Solutions Course for Southern California

Live Event

Date

September 20 2017

Time

8:00 AM - 4:00 PM Pacific Standard Time

Address

8785 Research Drive ,  Irvine, Califronia92618View in Google Maps

CE Credit Hours

2.0

Learning Objectives

An Introduction to Inpatient Fall and Injury Prevention Best Practices (1 Credits)

  • Understand the incidence of inpatient falls and factors that contribute to increased risk of falling
  • Understand the patient, caregiver, and economic implications of hospital falls
  • Recognize the purpose and role of fall risk screening tools, available best practice recommendations, and products for inpatient fall prevention
  • Discuss a population-specific approach to fall and injury prevention and best practices for assessing outcomes of fall prevention initiatives

The Bariatric Patient: Promoting Safe Transfers & Movement for Patients of Size (1 Credits)

  • Review obesity trends
  • Discuss risk related to obesity
  • Consider the patient body type
  • Consider room design and challenges

Instructor

Brad Dugan

Brad Dugan, PT, CSPHP is the Director of Safe Patient Handling Programs and Services for Hill-Rom. He has over 23 years of clinical leadership and expertise as a practitioner of physical therapy in the areas of acute care and acute rehabilitation. He has over 11 years of dedicated safe patient handling and mobility experience with an emphasis to providing early and progressive mobility for his patients through SPHM practices. Brad works closely with many healthcare organizations helping them to develop, implement, and sustain SPHM initiatives. He lectures nationally on the topic of achieving positive outcomes through SPHM practice. He is a certified professional in Safe Patient Handling and Mobility and served on the Association of Safe Patient Handling Professionals (ASPHP) Board of Directors. He chaired the Certification Executive Committee, and is currently serving as the chairman for the CSPHP & CSPHC Examination Committee for the ASPHP. Brad is passionate about the importance of mobilizing patients in a safe and effective manner and provide solutions to healthcare providers to achieve positive clinical, safety, and financial outcomes. 

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Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider
Number CEP08052

 

QUESTIONS? 

If you have any questions regarding CE courses, please feel free to contact customer service.

 

Phone: (800) 445-3730

Email: ContEd@hill-rom.com