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Perioperative Patient Safety - CE614
Perioperative Patient Safety
Hypothermia, Hypoglycemia and Handoffs


CE614 l 1.00 contact hrs
by Sophia Mikos-Schild, RN, EdD, MSN, MAM/HROB, CNOR
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Objectives:
The goal of this continuing education program is to provide evidence-based practice information that will promote nurses’ management of three patient safety issues in the perioperative setting: hypothermia, hypoglycemia and hand-offs. After studying the information presented here, you will be able to:
  • State risk factors with evidence-based practice data for unintended perioperative hypothermia
  • List nursing interventions for the hypoglycemic patient
  • Describe an effective perioperative hand-off

This course will be updated or discontinued on or before 12/10/2016

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