NPSF provides this complimentary webcast through the generous support of Haemonetics®.
This webcast is based on the Patient Blood Management Through the Lens of Patient Safety online course. Click here for more information and to purchase the course.
Patient Blood Management Through the Lens of Patient Safety
October 21, 2015 | 4-5 pm ET
4:00pm – 5:00pm (Eastern)
3:00pm – 4:00pm (Central)
1:00pm – 2:00pm (Pacific)
Purchase Price: Complimentary
Victor A. Ferraris, MD, PhD
Tyler Gill Professor of Surgery
University of Kentucky College of Medicine
Section Chief Cardiothoracic
Lexington VA Medical Center
Anita L. Fligge, RN
Clinical Project Manager
Transfusion Safety Officer
John Muir Health
Sherri Ozawa, RN
Clinical Director, Patient Blood Management
Institute for Patient Blood Management &
Bloodless Medicine and Surgery Englewood Hospital and Medical Center
Meredith A. Reyes, MD
Associate Director of Transfusion Medicine
Co-Director of Community Pathology
Houston Methodist Hospital
Jennifer Rhamy MBA, MA, MT(ASCP)SBB, HP
Director, Regional Blood Donor Center
St. Mary’s Hospital
- Define Patient Blood Management
- Outline current evidence-based indications for transfusions
- Identify current risks associated with allogeneic transfusions and the effect on patient outcomes
- Identify how the components of PBM contribute to improving patient safety
- List five steps for establishing a Patient Blood Management Program in a hospital setting
- 4:00-4:05 pm ET - Introduction (NPSF)
- 4:05-4:45 pm ET - Presentation with PowerPoint (Speakers)
- 4:45-4:55 pm ET - Moderated Question and Answer Time (NPSF and Speakers)
- 4:55-5:00 pm ET - Closing Remarks (NPSF)
Continuing education contact hours are not offered for this webcast.
This presentation will be recorded and made available exclusively to members of the NPSF Stand Up for Patient Safety program. For more information on joining the Stand Up program, please click here.
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Technical Requirements Test
Firewall / Permanent Live Streaming Test
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- Microsoft PowerPoint
- Windows Media Player or RealPlayer
- One of the following web browsers: Internet Explorer version 6.0 of higher, Mozilla Firefox version 1.0 or higher, Netscape Navigator version 6.0 or higher, Apple Safari
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