ASORN 2016 webinar series open for registration! 


Infection Prevention in the Ophthalmic ASC

with Terri Link, MPH, BSN, CNOR, CIC
Tuesday, February 23, 2016 4:30pm PT/7:30pm ET

1 Nurse Contact Hour

Description: This webinar will discuss the infection prevention requirements for a CMS certified ASC. A review of the Surveyors Infection Control Worksheet will be provided including examples for an ophthalmology single specialty ASC and a multi-specialty ASC who perform ophthalmology procedures. Risk assessment as a tool to use in developing your infection prevention program will also be discussed with scenarios provided.

Educational Objectives:

1. Describe an effective Infection Prevention Program that meets Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Service's requirements for an ambulatory surgery center. 

2. Discuss risk assessment in an ophthalmology ASC and how it is used to develop an effective infection prevention program.

Members - FREE!

Nonmembers - $45


Additional 2016 EyeQ Webinars

Patient Education
with Nancy Gutgsell Catalan, BSN
Tuesday, April 12, 2016 4:30pm PT/7:30pm ET

Time Management/Leadership
with Elethia C Dean, PhD, MBA, BSN, RN
Tuesday, July 19, 2016 4:30pm PT/7:30pm ET

Retina Update
with James Major, MD
Tuesday, October 4, 2016 4:30pm PT/7:30pm ET


Past Webinars

Current Deficiencies in the Ophthalmic ASC
with Elethia Dean, RN, BSN, MBA, PhD
July 14, 2015

Compounding Medications
with Christine Wilson, PhD, ARNP
April 7, 2015

Systemic Disease Clues: When to Look for Ophthalmic Disorders
with Kate Goldblum, RN, MSN, CFNP
February 24, 2015

Ebola Update: Safety Tips for the Ophthalmic Team
Barbara Ann Harmer, RN, BSN, MHA
December 9, 2014 

Identify and Manage Unhappy Patients
Anne M. Menke, RN, PhD
November 4, 2014

H&P for Your ASC: Considerations for the Ophthalmic Patient
Robert Welch, MSN, NP
July 29, 2014


Disclosures

CONTINUING EDUCATION: NURSING CONTACT HOURS WILL BE PROVIDED BY THE AMERICAN SOCIETY OF OPHTHALMIC REGISTERED NURSES (ASORN).
ASORN IS ACCREDITED AS A PROVIDER OF CONTINUING NURSING EDUCATION BY THE AMERICAN NURSES CREDENTIALING CENTER’S (ANCC) COMMISSION ON ACCREDITATION (COA).
NURSES: 1 NURSE CONTACT HOUR PER WEBINAR
SUCCESSFUL COMPLETION: PARTICIPANTS MUST ATTEND THE ENTIRE WEBINAR TO RECEIVE CREDITS. CREDIT FOR A COURSE HOUR WILL BE DENIED TO INDIVIDUALS WHO MISS MORE THAN 15 MINUTES OF THAT HOUR.
ATTENDANCE VERIFICATION: POST MEETING EVALUATIONS MUST BE COMPLETED TO RECEIVE CREDITS FOR THE WEBINAR. ATTENDANCE CERTIFICATES ARE EMAILED APPROXIMATELY 1 MONTH AFTER THE WEBINAR.
COMMERCIAL SUPPORT: Commercial support may be sought for this webinar series