Preventing Hospital Readmissions

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Join us for a session where we help staff identify the importance of reducing hospital readmissions and how the home health aide can help prevent them. This training will assist in learning the common causes of readmissions, and methods used to reduce them. 

Presented by Barbara Katz, RN MSN

Barbara is an experienced clinician, manager, trainer and health care consultant. She is a graduate of the Yale School of Nursing, She has a Certificate in Training and Development from Fairfield University and a Coaching Certification from the American Talent Development Association. Barbara was the 2013 winner of the Connecticut Association for HealthCare at Home’s Judith A. Hriceniak Award for Excellence in Nursing Leadership.
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.
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Purchase 1 site to receive 50 seats for this training. Enroll your staff in the training for them to view the recordings, complete the post-tests, and download their certificates of completion.

# of Seats:

Minimum quantity for "Preventing Hospital Readmissions" is 1.


0.95 hrs

Contact Hours: Nursing, Aide

Topics: Home Health Aide Series of Trainings

Skill Level: Beginner

Instructor Name : Barbara Katz


June 18, 2018