January 8th, 2015. This 90-minute webinar will feature Rosie. D. Lyles, MD, MHA, MSc. Dr. Lyles' presentation will provide useful background information and key insights on the use of chlorhexidine gluconate (CHG) products for skin cleansing and review key practice considerations for CHG bathing protocols in both intensive care units (ICU) and pre-operative settings.
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The 75 minute webinar will feature Raymond E. Grundman, Vice President & General Manager, Ambulatory Accreditation Operations. Grundman has been involved in ambulatory health care for 30 years in a variety of roles, as a clinician, administrator, educator; as a consultant practicing as a board certified Family Nurse Practitioner, medical group practice administrator, and founder and Executive Director of several surgery centers. He is currently Vice President and General Manager, Ambulatory Operations and an active surveyor and member of the surveyor training faculty for AAAHC. In this presentation Ray will Identify major updates and changes to AAAHC accreditation standards in the 2015 Handbook of Accreditation Standards, as well as recognize the relevance of updates and changes to standards as they apply to your organization. Grundman will also assess possible strategies for implementing the updates and changes in your organization.
(Thursday) 2:00 pm
OR Today would like to thank our sponsor, AAAHC! The Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care (AAAHC) is a private, non-profit organization formed in 1979. AAAHC is the leader in developing standards to advance and promote patient safety, quality care, and value for ambulatory health care through peer-based accreditation processes, education, and research. AAAHC accredits almost 6,000 health care organizations in the US and internationally. A certificate of accreditation is awarded to organizations that are found to be in compliance with AAAHC Standards.