Join ASORN for an EyeQ Webinar in 2019

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Nonmembers - $45

 USP <800> How It Effects You*

with Lori Pacheco, RN, CRNO
Tuesday, October 29, 4:30pm PT/7:30pm ET
Recording Available October 30 - January 31

** Due to the popularity of this webinar, it has been extended to January 31st, 2020 **

Description: We will be discussing USP <800> as the second lecture in a series of 2 lectures. We will start with a brief definition of hazardous drugs (HD), what HD's we encounter in ophthalmic settings, and the dangers of exposure to HD's. The last piece of the lecture we will discuss how USP <800> effects our facilities and steps to implement USP <800> compliance.

Educational Objectives:

1. Define “Hazardous Drugs” (HDs).

2. Discuss the dangers of HD exposure

3. Define steps to implement USP <800> compliance

Nursing: This webinar is available for 1 Nurse Contact Hour

 

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 12, 2019, 4:30pm PT/7:30pm ET
Recording Available November 13 - January 31

Description: 

1. Knowing Pterygium nature and its cure
2. How to help patient in making a decision for surgical removal & reconstruction
3. How to handle and prepare AM
4. How to handle and prepare fibrin glue
5. How to handle safely, prepare & dispose MMC
6. How to aid effectively w/ respect to sterility, anesthesia, exposure, hemostasis, & surgical assistance
7. How to instruct patient on p/o care

Educational Objectives:

1. Define Pterygium nature and its cure

2. Describe how to help patient in making a decision for surgical

3. Discuss how to aid effectively w/ respect to sterility, anesthesia

 

* 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*

Sterilization Practices for Surgical Services and Clinics
with Barbara Harmer, MH, BSN, RN
February 11, 2020

Regulations and Compliance with Ophthalmic Medications
with Elethia Dean, RN, PhD, MBA, BSN
May 12, 2020

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

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.

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