Iowa Healthcare Collaborative

HIIN Virtual Learning Community (December 2018)

Program Overview

The intent of the Iowa Healthcare Collaborative Compass HIIN Learning Communities is to assist network hospitals in carrying out the national Partnership for Patients goals of reducing hospital readmissions and decreasing hospital-acquired conditions. Through these Learning Communities, IHC will provide assistance in improvement initiatives and the spread of best practices across a high-quality performing HIIN Network.

Intended Audience

Physicians, nurse managers, critical care nurses, staff nurses, pharmacists, infection control professionals, risk managers, quality assurance professionals, case managers, long-term care and home health care providers.

Agenda

9:00 am      Welcome

Kate Carpenter, BHA, CPHQ, RT(R)(M)(CT), Director, Hospital Services, Compass HIIN, Iowa Healthcare Collaborative, Des Moines

9:05 am      Opioid Guardianship in Rural South Dakota

Sandra Ruesch, MSN, RN, Quality Director, Brookings Health System, Brookings, SD

9:50 am      Spotlight: IHC Opioid Tools

Sarah Derr, PharmD, Program Lead, Medication Safety and Lana Comstock, MSN, RN, Clinical Quality Consultant, Compass Hospital Improvement Innovation Network, Iowa Healthcare Collaborative, Des Moines

10:00 am    Interventions To Improve Antibiotic Use: Antibiotic Time-Out

Anessa Afroze, MD, MPH, FACP, AAHIVS, CTH, Infectious Disease Consulting Physician, CIC Associates and Director, Anti-Microbial Stewardship Program, Mercy Medical Center, Des Moines

10:45 am    Break

10:50 am    Behavioral Health Strategies for Hospitalized Patients

Steve Johnson, LISW, CADC, Behavioral Health Administrator, Broadlawns Medical Center, Des Moines

11:35 am    Spotlight: New Behavioral Health Tool

Kate Carpenter, BHA, CPHQ, RT(R)(M)(CT), Director, Hospital Services, Iowa Healthcare Collaborative, Des Moines

11:45 am    Leaving in Action

Kate Carpenter, BHA, CPHQ, RT(R)(M)(CT), Director, Hospital Services, Iowa Healthcare Collaborative, Des Moines

11:55 am    Adjourn

 

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