Best Practice in Organ & Tissue Donation - St. David Medical Center
This day long, interactive workshop is open to Healthcare employees who may be involved in organ donation. This includes staff in the following areas: ICU, ER, OR, Respiratory Therapy, Chaplaincy, and Social Work.
Nurses and other key hospital staff play a vital role in the donation process because they are frequently the first to identify a potential donor. During the program, they will be given the needed resources and information on organ and tissue donation. This information will include CMS/UAGA regulation, Joint Commission standards, referral process, cultural & religious considerations, brain death, family approach, management of the organ donor patient, donation after circulatory death. The class will conclude with a donor family/transplant recipient panel discussion.
7 contact hours awarded!
Registration begins at 8 am. Class starts at 8:30.
Please bring a jacket, room tempature fluctuates
Breakfast & Lunch Provided
*Note: You will receive an e-mail confirmation of your registration. If you do not receive this e-mail please check your junk mail box and add the eventbrite domain to your list of allowed addresses. We occasionally send updates regarding class info/changes and don't want you to miss anything important!
“This continuing nursing education activity was approved by the American Association of Critical-Care Nurses, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.” ANCC Accredited Approver file number 21897 (7 contact hours).
TOSA is unable to offer specific respiratory therapy (RT) contact hours, please check with your specific RT licensing board regarding their acceptance of ANCC contact credit hours.
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