Recognizing and Instituting Emergency Procedures
Join expert, Barbara Katz, RN, MSN for a session on Recognizing and Instituting Emergency Procedures.
In this session, learn the aide's role in emergency situations with specific steps for managing medical and mental health emergencies, including how to assess patient risk levels. Barbara will also take your staff through specific natural disaster safety preparation and procedures, how to respond to home accidents, as well as how to prevent and manage safety emergencies.
Barbara has been a hospital nurse, an APRN, a training manager, a director of quality improvement and a clinical manager for a group of medical practices. She has also been a marketing director for a home health care agency and has managed operations for a private duty home care agency.
She has designed and taught seminars on process improvement, data analysis, management, motivational interviewing and team-building. Barbara frequently speaks on topics including the practical use of data to improve outcomes, motivational interviewing, health literacy, collaboration and care transitions and adapting to the new world of health care.