Please Note: As of Friday, April 19, Both the Safe Patient Handling Conference and the Train the Trainer Program are at capacity, and no further registrations will be accepted.
Thanks for your participation in these events.
Please note: Train the Trainer is being held concurrently with the 6th Annual Safe Patient Handling Conference, April 24 - 25, 2013 at the Hotel Albany, Albany, NY. Individuals are reminded that they may only register for one of these events, but not both.
April 23 - April 25, 2013, Hotel Albany, Albany, NY
Presenters: Kelly Moed, MSN, RN-BC and Susan McQuade, MPH
This program will provide registered nurses and other healthcare participants information, resources, and the rationale for safe patient/resident handling. This will be the basis for developing safe patient handling programs in the healthcare environment.
The Train the Trainer Program has been funded, in part, by a grant to the Western New York Council on Occupational Safety & Health (WNYCOSH) from the Occupational Safety and Health Administration, US Dept. of Labor, Susan Harwood Training Grant #SH-23528-12-60-F-36.
|8:30 - 9:00 AM||Registration, Sign In, Continental Breakfast|
|9:00 AM -12:00 PM||Introduction to Safe Patient/Resident Handling|
|12:00 -12:45 PM||Lunch (provided)|
|12:45 - 3:45 PM||Making the Case for Safe Patient/Resident Handling Ergonomic Programs|
|3:45 - 4:45 PM||Equipment, Environmental and Organizational Needs Assessment (Part 1)|
|7:30 - 8:15 AM||Registration, Sign In, Continental Breakfast; Exhibits open|
|8:15 - 9:45 AM||Equipment, Environmental and Organizational Needs Assessment (Part 2)|
|9:45 - 10:00 AM||Break|
|10:00 - 10:30 AM||Continue above topic|
|10:30 AM - 12:30 PM||Hands-On Equipment Demonstration/Training|
|12:30 - 1:00 PM||Lunch (provided)|
|1:00 - 4:00 PM||Implementing and Sustaining Safe Patient/Resident Handling Programs|
|4:00 - 5:00 PM||Safe Patient/Resident Handling Teaching/Training Techniques|
|7:30 - 8:45 AM||Registration, Sign In, & Continental Breakfast; Exhibits Open|
|8:45 AM - 12:00 PM||Safe Patient/Resident Handling Teaching/Training Techniques|
|12:00 - 12:15 PM||Evaluations and Certificates|
|12:15 - 1:00 PM||Lunch (provided)|
|1:00 -2:00 PM||May attend 6th Annual Safe Patient Handling Conference General Session: Endnote Speaker; attendees will earn 1.0 additional CH|
A total of 18.0 CH will be awarded for all three days – participants must attend all three days in order to receive contact hours.
The New York State Nurses Association is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
NYSNA wishes to disclose that no commercial support was received for educational activities. The speakers have declared that they have no vested interest.
The assignment of AOTA CEU’s does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products or clinical procedures by AOTA.