Fall & Injury Prevention Safe Table- Wednesday, February 14th, 9:00am-2:30pm PST

  • 11 Jan 2018 3:13 PM
    Message # 5677194

    Fall & Injury Prevention Safe Table

    A Population-Based Approach to Fall Prevention & Post-Fall Management

    Wednesday, February 14  |  9:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. PST
    The Conference Center at SEA-TAC
    17801 International Blvd - SeaTac, WA

    Password to view the registration page = WSHA2018

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    Objectives:

    • Share updates on the Fall with Injury Rate measure of the Partnership for Patients Initiative.
    • Review national guidelines on fall and injury reduction.
    • Discuss post fall management strategies integrating clinal practice and patient engagement; root cause methodology.
    • Share bundled approaches to address vulnerable populations in the specific reduction of fall with injury.
    • Provide guidance and coaching on the transformation of post fall management. 
    • View Full Agenda
    Keynote Speaker:

    Patricia Quigley, PhD, MPH, ARNP, CRRN, FAAN, FAANP, Nurse Consultant, is both a Clinical Nurse Specialist and a Nurse Practitioner in Rehabilitation. For over 40 years, she practiced in the field of rehabilitation nursing, mostly within the Veterans Administration. She serves as a patient safety expert for fall and injury reduction to multiple leading quality organizations. For over 20 years, she led the development of evidence-based assessment tools and clinical guidelines related to assessing veterans’ risk for falls and fall-related injuries across multiple medical centers. Her contributions to patient safety, nursing and rehabilitation are evident at a national level – with an emphasis on clinical practice innovations designed to promote elders’ independence and safety.

    WSHA Safe Tables are available exclusively to WSHA systems, hospitals, physicians. They are also open to organizations participating in the WSHA/ASHNHA Partnership for Patients, including members of the Alaska State Hospital and Nursing Home Association.

    WSHA encourages your hospital to extend this invitation to your program providers, leaders and staff involved with Fall & Injury Prevention. You will have the opportunity to ask questions and discuss issues pertinent to your region and your organization. There is no charge to attend this event. We look forward to your participation. Thank you!
    If you have any questions or encounter a problem with registration,
    please contact Valerie Aussem at ValeriaA@wsha.org or (206) 216-2557

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