Enduring Webinar: A Pathway Forward from COVID-19

Owens & Minor Offers Complimentary Clinical Webinar for Healthcare Professionals

May 20, 2020

Owens & Minor invites the healthcare community to replay this special webinar: A Pathway Forward from COVID-19: Strategies for Sustainable Readiness.

While the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has created multiple challenges for healthcare personnel, it has also provided an opportunity to hardwire basic infection control practices across the entire continuum of care. Of paramount importance moving forward is providing protection for both healthcare professionals and patients alike. This webinar will explore an evidence-based and pragmatic approach toward achieving this protection in the near future. Dr. Garrett’s presentation will provide important details on such an approach, with a focus on the long-term infection control practices and increased pandemic readiness needs that impact nearly every channel of healthcare networks nationwide.

The objectives of this webinar include:

  • Review the current impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic on healthcare delivery services
  • Discuss strategic needs for improving the readiness of healthcare pandemic preparedness
  • Review a new 10-step approach to ensuring healthcare personnel safety from infectious disease threats of the future

Presenter: Dr. Hudson Garrett Jr. PhD, MSN, MPH, FNP-BC, IP-BC, CPPS, CFER, FNAP

The President and CEO of Community Health Associates, LLC, Dr. Hudson Garrett has a faculty appointment as an adjunct assistant professor of medicine in the Division of Infectious Diseases at the University of Louisville School of Medicine. He is a frequent international lecturer in the areas of infectious diseases, healthcare-associated infections, and infection prevention and control. He is board-certified in Patient Safety and Infection Prevention and Control. Dr. Garrett is also a member of OSAP/DANB Infection Control Certificate and Certification Steering Commission (ICCCSC).

Accreditation Information: Terri Goodman & Associates is approved as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the New Mexico Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. Certificate of Completion available to all participants.

CE Information: Healthcare professionals can earn 1.5 contact hours for the completion of this program.

Available Until: 05/20/2022