Complimentary Recorded COVID-19 Webinars from TMC

COVID - 19 Recorded Webinars complimentary by TMC

TMC has provided complimentary COVID-19 webinars to address the needs of both dental and medical healthcare providers. We now have those recorded and you can access them below. As we have new webinars, we will be posting the recorded version here. The handouts are included for your convenience. There will be no CE credit offered for the recorded version.

Respiratory Protection:  Are All Masks or Respirators Created Equally?

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Do you realize that all masks are not created equally? Join Karen Gregory, RN as she discusses the difference between surgical masks and N-95 respirators and outlines the CDC guidance on the selection of appropriate respiratory protection based on your set of circumstances

This session will cover the following:

  • ASTM mask levels
  • N-95 respirators
  • Respiratory Protection Plan

Back to Work Webinar

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As practices are turning the corner and looking to the future, there may be many questions that need answers prior to ramping up the business. This webinar will provide a review of the most recent guidance on the protection of workers and patients as healthcare strives to return to some sort of normalcy.

At the end of this session the attendee will:

  • List resources to ensure your practice remains up to date on this still changing situation.
  • Define the hierarchy of controls.
  • Discuss three measures to reduce the likelihood of the spread of infection as patient care increases.

Handouts:

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Q&A – HIPAA Disclosures, Telehealth Use & Cyber Threats 

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Handouts

Has your practice recently started using telehealth due to COVID-19? Do you have questions about recent guidance and bulletins from the Office of Civil Rights about HIPAA disclosures and telehealth? Are you concerned about the sudden increase in cybersecurity attacks? Join Karen Gregory, RN and Abby Mitchell, CHPC, CHC, HCISPP, CRISC as they hold a Q&A session on these topics.

At the end of this session, the attendee will be able to:

  • Discuss the use of telehealth and cybersecurity risks related to COVID-19.
  • Explain permitted disclosures to public health authorities.

UPDATED! Respiratory Protection:  Creating a Respiratory Protection Program

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Handouts

Does your practice have a plan that outlines the protection of workers when exposed to illness spread in a respiratory manner? Considering the COVID 19 situation practices should take the time to evaluate how their practice will manage these types of illnesses going forward. Join Karen Gregory, RN as she discusses how to establish a respiratory protection program.

This session will cover the following:

  • Review of masks/respirators
  • Respiratory Protection Program
  • Fit testing

At the end of this session, the attendee will:

  • Discuss the elements of a respiratory protection plan.
  • Explain two types of fit testing processes.

Infection Control Guidelines for Coronavirus:  How to Protect Your Practice and Your Patients

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NOTE: The recorded session does not provide continuing education.

This session will include the following topics:
• History of the coronavirus.
• How the virus spreads.
• Infection control guidelines outlined by the CDC (PPE, surface disinfection, patient management).
• Mask shortages, or how do I manage my present supply of masks?
• Reporting of suspect patients.
• Resources to stay up to date on this changing situation.

At the end of this session the attendee will:
• Identify signs and symptoms of coronavirus disease (COVID-19).
• Discuss infection prevention measures designed to reduce the likelihood of the spread of COVID-19.
• List resources that will provide ongoing information on this emerging, rapidly evolving situation.

Handouts

Lecturer – Karen Gregory, RN

Karen Gregory, TMC RN Director of Compliance and EducationKaren has over 20 years of experience working in the outpatient environment, both at the front line delivering patient care and in the management arena. She is passionate about both employee and patient safety and takes every possible opportunity to improve the quality of healthcare for all involved.
Karen is currently the Director of Compliance and Education for Total Medical Compliance where she develops compliance materials in addition to training consultants, as well as clients. She is a frequent speaker for professional organizations and at conferences nationwide on OSHA, HIPAA and Infection Control.

All Healthcare Providers – Hot Topics with Coronavirus: An Outpatient Approach to Infection Prevention

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NOTE: The recorded session does not provide continuing education.

Objectives
• Discuss the current global and domestic status of the COVID-19 outbreak and its broad public health interventions
• Review evidence-based infection control strategies to mitigate risk to both healthcare workers and patients
• Discuss a common-sense approach to ensuring a safe work environment and maintaining clinical continuity of care in outpatient settings
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Handouts
Dr. Hudson Garrett webinar slides

Dr Hudson GarrettSpeaker:  Dr. Hudson Garrett Jr., PhD, MSN, MPH, MBA, FNP-BC, PLNC, IP-BC, AS-BC, FACDONA, FAAPM, FNAP
President and Chief Executive Officer
Community Health Associates, LLC
Adjunct Assistant Professor of Medicine
Division of Infectious Diseases
University of Louisville School of Medicine

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