IPRO QIN-QIO Upcoming Trainings

Joanne O'Connor

IPRO released within the Nursing Home News  a list of upcoming workshops and trainings. Providers can register within the description of each training.

IPRO QIN-QIO Workshop on June 25 @ 10:30-11:00 AM EDT: 

Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) in Nursing Homes 

Join us as the IPRO QIN-QIO Nursing Home Team shares

10 vital tips to effective PPE use. Our speakers will share tips based on their encounters with nursing homes since the inception of the COVID-19 pandemic. 

Learning Objectives:

  1. Employ strategies for PPE use, re-use, and reminders
  2. Relate issues highlighted by surveyors to practical day to day staff activities
  3. Consider how PPE use affects the experience of people with dementia 

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National Nursing Home Training on June 25 @ 4:00-5:00 PM EDT: 

Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Strategies for COVID Care 

Join the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services & the Quality Improvement Organization Program to learn:

  1. Why using PPE is necessary for infection prevention
  2. How to properly use PPE
  3. How to use an audit tool for tracking compliance
  4. Promising practices & strategies for PPE supply and use 

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National COVID-19 Webinar on July 1 @ 3:00-4:00 PM EDT: 

Dialyzing Patients in Skilled Nursing Homes During COVID-19 

Nursing home residents who need dialysis treatments are at high-risk for Coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19) infection. Join leaders with Dialyze Direct and Concerto Renal Services to learn about how they are minimizing risks of contacting COVID-19. 

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IPRO QIN-QIO's Workshop on July 2 @ 10:30-11:00 AM EDT: 

Nourishing the Mind, Body, & Soul During COVID-19

Join us for a COVID-19 Workshop as we host a conversation with registered dieticians. Together, we’ll learn about:

  1. Successful practices to stabilize resident food intake
  2. Monitoring and managing resident weight changes
  3. Infection control practices from the perspective of a dietician
  4. Preservation of a sense of “home” for residents  

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