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CMS Hospital CoPs: Med. Admin., Safe Opioid Use, IV and Blood Admin. (Webinar T6072) Tue, Jul 30, 2019 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM CMS Hospital CoPs: Med. Admin., Safe Opioid Use, IV and Blood Admin. (Webinar T6072)

Tuesday, July 20, 2019 (10am-Noon EDT)

Speaker:

Sue Dill Calloway
President
Patient Safety and Health Care Education and Consulting

The price for the webinar is $295 per phone line.

Course Curriculum:

The speaker will discuss the revised Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Hospital Condition of Participation (CoPs) standards on safe opioid use, IV medication and blood transfusion.

This is the fifth time this section has been amended in the past few years along with a recent amendment to nursing section 405 which addresses safe injection practices, compounding and beyond use date. The following are also covered: CDC opioid guidelines, Joint Commission final pain management guidelines, federal guidelines for opioid programs, opioid epidemic, and required hospital policies and training. The CMS standards on the care of the patient receiving opioids also apply to critical access hospitals.

Continuing Education Credits:

Georgia Hospital Association is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Alabama State Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. Approved for 2.0 Contact Hours

The Georgia Hospital Association Research & Education Foundation is accredited by the Medical Association of Georgia to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The Georgia Hospital Association Research & Education Foundation designates this live activity for a maximum of 2.0 AMA PRA Category1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

If you are registering for an out-of-state hospital association, please contact Bess Zappa, bzappa@gha.org or 770-249-4542.