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Upcoming Events

Please note all HEN 2.0 event recordings and 508-compliant presentations are posted to the applicable topic webpage three to five business days after the event. You can access them by navigating to the topic page and clicking on "Watch a Recent Event." Event recordings are also added to the resource library and the HEN 2.0 YouTube channel.

Health Care and Social Service Provider Partnerships for Complex Patients

Webinar: August 1, 2016 1:00pm - 2:00pm (CST)

Changes in the health care system are driving interest in new ways to integrate medical care and social services, such as housing, food, and transportation, for complex patients.

Join the Commonwealth Fund to learn about potential organizational, governance, and financial arrangements and a range of payment and delivery reform approaches to working with nonmedical service providers. Leaders from a health system and a social service organization will also provide their insights on challenges and opportunities.

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AHA/HRET HEN 2.0 Webinar | Use Bundles to Bust Ventilator-Associated Harm

Webinar: August 2, 2016 11:00am - 12:00pm (CST)

 

Ventilator-associated events (VAE) continue occurring in hospitals across the HEN even though there are dedicated teams who are hard at work determined to create improvement. The focus of this webinar will be the influence reliability and accountability have on continued improvement. Subject matter expert Dr. Wes Ely will provide an in depth look at the latest research linking the ABCDEF bundle to VAE reduction and share what methods are employed at his facility to create sustainability. A VAE success story from a HEN hospital will also be highlighted.

Please invite:

  • Infection preventionists
  • Quality leaders
  • Intensive care unit (ICU) managers
  • Lead respiratory practitioners
  • ICU physician champions 

Register here: https://hret.adobeconnect.com/vae20160802/event/registration.html?campaign-id=Website 

Download: the Agenda.

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HRET HEN 2.0 QI Office Hours: Patient Satisfaction

Webinar: August 3, 2016 11:00am - 12:00pm (CST)

 

Please join us for a special session on improving the patient experience with speaker Dr. Joshua Rosenberg, VP of Clinical Operations at Apogee. He will give actionable, easy advice for how to increase patient satisfaction.  Come with any questions you have about how to improve patients’ experiences in your clinical setting.  

Targeted audience: Action Leader Fellows

Register here: http://hret.adobeconnect.com/qiofficehours20160803/event/registration.html 

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PfP 2.0 Emerging Topics Affinity Group (Sepsis Med-Surgical) August Call

Webinar: August 3, 2016 2:30pm - 3:30pm (CST)

 

Join the NCD Sepsis (Medical-Surgical) Affinity Group on Wednesday, August 3rd from 3:30-4:30 pm ET for a Best Practice Sharing event! New York HEN identified subject medical expert, Terry P. Clemmer, MD, Director of Critical Care Medicine, LDS Hospital, to share Intermountain health system’s practice of using the sepsis bundle tool for handoff of care and case follow up.

Additionally, HEN hospitals will share best practices in:

  • Adding sepsis to the rapid response sheets for early identification, and
  • Physician to physician direct handoff communication for sepsis patients being transferred from critical care to med-surg or from the ED to medical-surgical.

HENs are encouraged to invite hospital members to join this webinar, as each of the best practices will provide a deep dive into shared learnings specifically for medical-surgical sepsis, including early identification / deterioration, knowing who to call, and calibrating diagnostic algorithms to avoid over-diagnosis.

Registration URL: https://secure.confertel.net/tsRegister.asp?course=6860872

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AHA/HRET HEN 2.0 Webinar | Finding Balance: Preventing Medication Related Falls

Webinar: August 4, 2016 11:00am - 12:00pm (CST)

 

Medication use is one of the most modifiable risk factors for falls and fall related injuries. Fall Risk Increasing Drugs (FRIDs) have a profound effect on older patients as they are at a higher risk of injury if a fall occurs. Join the discussion and explore interprofessional efforts on appropriate medication utilization with elders, learn best practices in reducing psychotropic utilization and understand how to manage orthostatic hypotension caused by FRIDs to reduce the risk of falls in hospitalized patients. Learn which drugs are most harmful, uncover screening tools to quantify medication related risk and hear from hospitals that have taken the interprofessional approach to tackle this modifiable risk.

Targeted Audience: Clinical Pharmacists and Pharmacy Leaders, Falls Team Members, Pharmacy and Therapeutics Team Members, Physical and Occupational Therapy Staff, Front Line Nurses, Nurse Leaders, Physician Champions, HEN Leads, Quality Leaders, Risk Managers.

Register here: http://hret.adobeconnect.com/falls20160804/event/registration.html 

Download: the Agenda.

 

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AHA/HRET HEN 2.0 | CAUTI Webinar: Overcoming Barriers to Aseptic Catheter Insertion

Webinar: August 9, 2016 11:00am - 12:30pm (CST)

 

Join us as we learn about the five key components of aseptic catheter insertion, the “four E’s” and associated strategies to guide overcoming barriers as well as how to apply the concept of mindfulness. Also, Covenant Medical Center will discuss the CAUTI prevention program at their facility.

Target audience:

  • Quality leaders
  • Infection preventionists
  • Intensive care unit (ICU) managers
  • Lead respiratory practitioners
  • ICU physician champions

Register here: https://hret.adobeconnect.com/cauti20160809/event/registration.html?campaign-id=Website 

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AHA/HRET HEN 2.0 ADE Office Hours

Webinar: August 11, 2016 11:00am - 12:00pm (CST)

 

Over the last several months we have held webinars on a variety of topics that focus on warfarin, opioid and glycemic safety. Now we take the conversation directly to you. Our HRET HEN ADE topic lead, Dr. Steve Tremain will be joined by his Cynosure colleague Jackie Conrad. In addition we are excited and honored to announce that Hayley Burgess, PharmD, Director of Medication Safety and System Innovations at HCA will be our Subject Matter Expert!

Register here: http://hret.adobeconnect.com/ade20160811/event/registration.html 

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AHA/HRET HEN 2.0 Data (OB) Office Hours

Webinar: August 16, 2016 11:00am - 12:00pm (CST)

Register here: http://hret.adobeconnect.com/data2160816/event/registration.html 

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AHA/HRET HEN 2.0 | Foundational Action Leader Fellowship #9

Webinar: August 17, 2016 11:00am - 12:00pm (CST)

The AHA/HRET HEN Action Leader Fellowship (ALF) is a 10-month webinar series created with the Institute for Healthcare Improvement that leads participating hospital leaders through the development and implementation of an action learning project at their facility. If you want to learn more about this opportunity, visit the Fellowship page.

 

Register here: https://hret.adobeconnect.com/founational20160817/event/registration.html?campaign-id=Website 

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AHA/HRET HEN 2.0 | Experienced Action Leader Fellowship #9

Webinar: August 17, 2016 12:30pm - 1:30pm (CST)

The AHA/HRET HEN Action Leader Fellowship (ALF) is a 10-month webinar series created with the Institute for Healthcare Improvement that leads participating hospital leaders through the development and implementation of an action learning project at their facility. If you want to learn more about this opportunity, visit the Fellowship page.

 

Register here: https://hret.adobeconnect.com/experienced20160817/event/registration.html?campaign-id=Website 

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AHA/HRET HEN 2.0 HAPU Webinar

Webinar: August 18, 2016 11:00am - 12:00pm (CST)

Register here: http://hret.adobeconnect.com/hapu20160818/event/registration.html 

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AHA/HRET HEN 2.0 Readmissions Webinar

Webinar: August 23, 2016 11:00am - 11:30am (CST)

Register here: http://hret.adobeconnect.com/leadershipengagement20160825/event/registration.html 

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AHA/HRET HEN 2.0 Hand Hygiene (Soap Up) Office Hours

Webinar: August 25, 2016 11:00am - 12:00pm (CST)

Register here: http://hret.adobeconnect.com/handhygiene20160823/event/registration.html

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AHA/HRET HEN 2.0 Rural/CAH Affinity Group Call

Webinar: August 29, 2016 11:00am - 12:00pm (CST)

Register here: http://hret.adobeconnect.com/ruralcahaffinitygroup20160829/event/registration.html

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AHA/HRET HEN 2.0 QI Office Hours

Webinar: August 31, 2016 11:00am - 12:00pm (CST)

Register here: http://hret.adobeconnect.com/qiofficehours20160831/event/registration.html 

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AHA/HRET HEN 2.0 Leadership Engagement Webinar

Webinar: September 1, 2016 11:00am - 12:00pm (CST)

Register here: http://hret.adobeconnect.com/readmissions20160901/event/registration.html 

 

 

 

 

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AHA/HRET HEN 2.0 | Foundational Action Leader Fellowship #10

Webinar: September 7, 2016 11:00am - 12:00pm (CST)

The AHA/HRET HEN Action Leader Fellowship (ALF) is a 10-month webinar series created with the Institute for Healthcare Improvement that leads participating hospital leaders through the development and implementation of an action learning project at their facility. If you want to learn more about this opportunity, visit the Fellowship page.

 

Register here: https://hret.adobeconnect.com/founational20160907/event/registration.html?campaign-id=Website 

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AHA/HRET HEN 2.0 | Experienced Action Leader Fellowship #10

Webinar: September 7, 2016 12:30pm - 1:30pm (CST)

The AHA/HRET HEN Action Leader Fellowship (ALF) is a 10-month webinar series created with the Institute for Healthcare Improvement that leads participating hospital leaders through the development and implementation of an action learning project at their facility. If you want to learn more about this opportunity, visit the Fellowship page.

 

Register here: https://hret.adobeconnect.com/experienced20160907/event/registration.html?campaign-id=Website 

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AHA/HRET HEN 2.0 CAUTI Webinar

Webinar: September 8, 2016 11:00am - 12:00pm (CST)

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Register here: http://hret.adobeconnect.com/hrethen2/event/registration.html 

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AHA/HRET HEN 2.0 Spread & Sustainability Webinar

Webinar: September 13, 2016 11:00am - 12:00pm (CST)

Register here: http://hret.adobeconnect.com/spreadandsustainability20160913/event/registration.html

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AHA/HRET HEN 2.0 Spread & Sustainability Webinar [Repeat]

Webinar: September 15, 2016 11:00am - 12:00pm (CST)

Register here: http://hret.adobeconnect.com/spreadandsustainability20160915/event/registration.html 

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AHA/HRET HEN 2.0 Results and Best Practice Sharing Webinar

Webinar: September 20, 2016 11:00am - 12:00pm (CST)

Register here: http://hret.adobeconnect.com/resultsandbestpracticesharing20160920/event/registration.html

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AHA/HRET HEN 2.0 Results and Best Practice Sharing Webinar [Repeat]

Webinar: September 22, 2016 11:00am - 12:00pm (CST)

Register here: http://hret.adobeconnect.com/resultsandbestpracticesharing20160922/event/registration.html

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