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Raising Your Instrument IQ
Sat, April 29, 2017, 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM PDT
RAISING YOUR INSTRUMENT IQ
Understanding equipment design, function and management, and their relationship to PATIENT care.
EARN 5.0 CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDIT HOURS
Providence + Swedish Hospitals
Saturday, April 29, 2017
9:00am – 1:00pm
LUNCH WILL BE PROVIDED
All Providence + Swedish Health and Services Sterile Processing, Operating Room, and GI / Endoscopy staff members.
Upon completion of this activity, participants will earn 5.0 Continuing Education Credit Hours* and be able to:
- Describe design considerations related to power equipment, rigid endoscopes, flexible endoscopes, stainless steel and insulated laparoscopic equipment, that impact PATIENT safety, operation, maintenance, repair and budgetary requirements.
- Discuss current flexible endoscope reprocessing guidelines.
- Describe what can be done to minimize biofilm development on reusable medical devices.
Registration is not required to attend, however, it is highly encouraged that individuals register online prior to the event to ensure the 5.0 Credit Hour Certificates are provided to the individual attendees upon completion of the program.
All participants in the program will have the opportunity to receive 5.0 Credit Hours.
Participants that do not register online, prior to the event, will be required to complete and submit additional documentation that will be provided at the conclusion of the event.
All participants will be required to fill out an attendee sign-in sheet upon arrival.
Individuals that register online but do not physically attend the event, will NOT receive 5.0 Credit Hours.
Educational Dimensions is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
State Board: Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number 08747, the District of Columbia Board of Nursing, Provider Number 50-574, the Florida Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number 50-574, the Iowa Board of Nursing, Provider Number 317 and the West Virginia Board of Examiners for Registered Professional Nurses, Provider Number WV97-0217RN.
IAHCSMM has approved this course for 5.0 contact hours of continuing education.
CBSPD has approved this course for 5.0 contact hours of continuing education.
Successful completion: Participants must complete the entire program and submit required documentation.
Conflict of interest: Planners disclose no conflict of interest. Speakers disclose employment by STERIS Instrument Management Services.
Commercial company support: None.
Non-commercial company support: Fees are underwritten by education funding provided by STERIS Instrument Management Services.
Non-endorsement of products: Accredited status does not imply endorsement by the provider, Educational Dimensions, or ANCC of any commercial products that may be displayed in conjunction with an activity.
Alternative/Complementary therapy: None.
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