Join ASORN for an EyeQ Webinar in 2017

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Nonmembers - $45


Zika and the Eye
with William May, MD
July 11, 4:30pm PT/7:30pm ET
Recording available July 12 - September 30

Description: This course will give the attendee a comprehensive understanding of Zika virus. Clinical presentation in adults and children with an emphasis on ocular findings will be discussed.

Educational Objectives:

1. Define ocular manifestation of Zika.

2. Review clinical aspects of Zika syndrome in the fetus and newborns.

3. State the clinical findings of Zika in adults.


Webinar Recordings

Steam Sterilization - What Do You Know?
with Barbara Ann Harmer, MHA, BSN, RN
Recorded May 16, 2017
Recording available until June 30, 2017

Description: An in-depth description of what every clinician should know about steam sterilization is discussed in this presentation. Explanations and discussions of the necessary steps in monitoring, testing and quality control of sterilization processes is a highlighted focus during this educational offering. 

Educational Objectives:

1. List the three essential conditions that must be met for an item to be considered sterile.

2. Describe the types and applications of steam sterilization monitoring and testing devices.

3. Discuss AAMI, FDA, CMS and state regulatory guidance for steam sterilization processes.

 

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Changes in Pharma Regulations:  How it Affects the OR Nurse 
with John Karwoski, RPh, MBA and Seth Eisenberg RN, ASN, OCN, BMTCN
June 6, 4:30pm PT/7:30pm ET
Recording available June 7 - September 6

FREE for all attendees! 

HANDOUT - John Karwoski, RPh, MBA / HANDOUT - Seth Eisenberg RN, ASN, OCN, BMTCN

Description: At the conclusion of this webinar, operating room staff will be able to confidently comply with USP <797> and <800> guidelines. The information they receive will allow them to recognize non-compliance of injectable medications in the OR and proactively prevent patient harm through safe injection standards. In addition, participants will be able to identify pertinent components of Track & Trace (DSCSA) as it applies to commonly used OR medications.

Educational Objectives:

1. Comply with USP <797>.

2. Recognize non-compliance of injectable medications used in the operating room.

3. Identify pertinent components of Track & Trace (DSCSA) as it concerns commonly used OR medications.

4. Describe risks associated with hazardous drug exposure.

5. Discuss current studies on wipe testing.

6. Discuss implications of USP <800>.

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Upcoming Webinars

Age Related Wet and Dry Macular Degeneration
Andrew N. Antoszyk, MD
October 3, 5:00pm PT/8:00pm ET
Recording available October 4 - December 31


Past Webinars

Thyroid Eye Disease
with Richard Cutler Allen, MD
February 21, 2017

Compounding Clarity: A State of the Union as to Regulation and Enforcement of Compounding Pharmacies
with Cynthia Schnedar and Steve Lokensgard
January 26, 2017

Retina Update
with James Major, MD
October 4, 2016

Time Management and Leadership
with Elethia C Dean, PhD, MBA, BSN, RN
July 19, 2016

Empowering Patients Through Education: Our Vision for Your Vision
with Nancy Gutgsell Catalan, BSN
April 12, 2016

Infection Prevention in the Ophthalmic ASC
with Terri Link, MPH, BSN, CNOR, CIC
February 23, 2016 

Preventing and Responding to Sentinel Events
with Beverly Kirchner, BSN, RN, CNOR, CASC
October 13, 2015

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


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).
ASORN is provider approved by the California Board of Registered nursing CEP #16717.
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 10 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: Compounding clarity is partially supported by an unrestricted educational grant from mobius therapeutics