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Sep
25

Screening Strategies to Reduce Fall Risk Recorded Webinar

by Kelly Sparks, RN, BSN, CWOCN, CFCN with Capital Nursing Education

DESCRIPTION

“Screening Strategies to Reduce Fall Risk.” presented by Kelly Sparks, RN, BSN, CWOCN, CFCN with Capital Nursing Education, has already taken place. However, you can watch a recording of the webinar.

If you would like to receive a CE Contact Hour for watching this recorded webinar, please fully watch the recorded video, then email us at marketing@shieldhealthcare.com and allow up to 7-10 business days to receive your CE Contact Hour Certificate from Capital Nursing Education.

You can also download a PDF of the slides here.

Webinar Overview:

For medically complex and/or older adults, falling can lead to far more serious consequences, including long-term hospitalization, disability or death. Yet with adequate screening and preparation, many falls are preventable. In this training, we explore screening and assessment techniques to help reduce fall risk.

Learning Objectives:

  • Understand the magnitude of the problem
  • Develop an understanding of the risk factors related to falls
  • Investigate different Risk Assessment Tools
  • Learn the three key risk factors for falling
  • Community and educational resources

About Kelly Sparks, RN, BSN, CWOCN, CFCN with Capital Nursing Education

Kelly Sparks has been a CWOCN for over 25 years, and a nurse for over 30. She has worked in wound, ostomy and continence care for most of her career. She has been on the board of directors of the Pacific Coast Region several times in the past as well as being on multiple projects for the WOCN Certification Board. She is active with the local Sacramento WOC nurse group and serves as Secretary. She is recently retired from Dignity Health, but continues with her private practice. She has been a speaker for many different conferences and classes. She enjoys speaking for Shield webinars and working with the Capitol Nursing Education to help promote education necessary for the care of patients.

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DATE & TIME

Wednesday Sep 25, 2019
9:00 - 10:00 Pacific

LOCATION

Webinar (Online)

PRICE

FREE

C.E. CREDITS

1 CE Contact Hour Available (Provided by Capital Nursing Education, a California Board of Registered Nursing Provider, #16028)