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Regulations and Compliance with Ophthalmic Medications 

with Elethia Dean RN, BSN, MBA, PhD
May 12, 2020, 4:30pm PT/7:30pm ET
Recording Available May 13, 2020 - July 31, 2020
Nursing: This webinar is available for 1 Nurse Contact Hour

Description: This course reviews regulations and compliance with ophthalmic medications. The course is designed for the ophthalmic nurse to aid in the identification of nursing considerations specific to ophthalmic medications. Evidence based practices will be covered, specifically related to minimum requirements versus best practices. 

Education Objectives

1. List one regulatory body governing use of medications.

2. List one source that can be used to identify nursing considerations when giving ophthalmic medications.

-Generously supported by an unrestricted educational grant from Edge Pharma

 

 

Steam Sterilization Practices for Surgical Services and Clinics

with Barbara Ann Harmer, MHA, BSN, RN
February 11, 2020,  4:30pm PT/7:30pm ET
Recording Available February 12, 2020 – April 30, 2020
Nursing: This webinar is available for 1 Nurse Contact Hour

Description: Standards, regulations, guidelines, what do you follow?  This presentation will assist with understanding how your facility can work through  the compliance maze when steam sterilizing  surgical instrumentation.

Educational Objectives:

1. Discuss the risk/benefit of enzymatic detergents to clean ophthalmic instruments.

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

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

-Generously supported by an unrestricted educational grant from ONE TRAY®


 * Registering now will allow access to the webinar recording which will be emailed out to all registrants 24-48 hrs after the live webinar date. 

 

Upcoming 2020 Webinar*

Regulations and Compliance with Ophthalmic Medications
with Elethia Dean, RN, PhD, MBA, BSN
May 12, 2020
-Generously supported by an unrestricted educational grant from Edge Pharma

Ophthalmic Anesthesia Claims
with Anne Menke, PhD, RN
August 18, 2020

Decreasing Corneal Abrasion in the Operating Room
with Nicole Luongo, DNP, MS, CRNA, RN
December 15, 2020

*Subject to change


 Past Webinars

USP <800> How It Effects You
with Lori Pacheco, RN, CRNO
October 29, 2019

Pterygium Surgery: Amniotic Membrane Transplantation Fibrin Glue Topical/ Intraoperative Mitomycin C All an Ophthalmic Nurse Should Know!
with S-Farzad Mohammadi, MD, FICO MPH
November 13, 2019

New Updates in Uveitis
with Kim Baynes, BSN, CRNO
September 10, 2019

Hazardous Drug Safety for the Non-Oncology Nurse
with Seth Eisenberg RN OCN BMTCN
October 1, 2019

Implants for Retinal Pathologies
with David Eichenbaum, MD
July 16, 2019

New Technologies in Cataract Surgery
with Richard E. Gans, MD
April 9, 2019

Best Practices in Sterile Processing of Ophthalmic Surgical Instruments
with Lori Pacheco, RN, CRNO
January 8, 2019

Pearls and Pitfalls in the Management of Patients with Ocular Trauma
with Marcus Colyer, MD
December 4, 2018

Dangerous Visual Fields: How to Spot a Wolf in Sheep's Clothing
with Andrew G. Lee, MD
September 11, 2018M

The Future of Nursing Informatics
with Dana Basara, DNP, RN
June 6, 2018

Hand Hygiene: What is Old and New in 2018 
with Douglas J. Mastel, BS
May 8, 2018

Hot Topics in Ophthalmology
with Anne Menke, PhD, RN
February 6, 2018

Age Related Wet and Dry Macular Degeneration
with Andrew N. Antoszyk, MD
October 3, 2017

Zika and the Eye
with William May, MD
July 11, 2017

Changes in Pharma Regulations: How it Affects the OR Nurse 
with John Karwoski, RPh, MBA and Seth Eisenberg RN, ASN, OCN, BMTCN
June 6, 2017

Steam Sterilization - What Do You Know?
with Barbara Ann Harmer, MHA, BSN, RN
May 16, 2017

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


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 NURSING CONTINUING PROGESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT BY THE AMERICAN NURSES CREDENTIALING CENTER'S COMMISSION ON ACCREDITATION.
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: Hot topics in ophthalmology is partially supported by an unrestricted educational grant from the st. Louis Chapter of asorn. Hand Hygeine is partially supported by an unrestricted educational grant from Mastel Precision Surgical Instruments.

List one regulatory body governing use of medications.

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