Safer Healthcare Now! is on the road to bring workshops on Venous Thromobembolism (VTE) Prevention to healthcare professionals in Atlantic Canada. Four sessions are planned to assist teams in understanding the importance of VTE prophylaxis and Accreditation Canada’s required organizational practices (ROP) for VTE:
Friday, November 19 – Charlottetown, PEI
Monday, November 22 – St. John’s, NL and Labrador
Thursday, November 25 – Halifax, NS
Thursday, December 2 – Moncton, NB
Participants will learn how to identify patients at risk for VTE, how to implement a VTE Prevention Improvement Model, how to establish baseline data and take away tools and strategies for implementing VTE prevention.
Sessions are scheduled from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. Cost for participants is $50 plus GST/HST, which includes refreshments and lunch. Presentations will be delivered in English, with bilingual support.
For more information or to register for one of the workshops, visit the Safer Healthcare Now! website and click on Events and Calls. Click here to register.