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Nursing Home COVID-19 Action Network Conversation Series – Webinar Registration

Angie Szumlinski Announcements, Training

Aug, 26, 2020 @ 11:30 AM: The Latest News on Testing, Cohorting, and Critical Infection Prevention Strategies

In partnership with the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ), Project ECHO is mobilizing our national network of ECHO partners to rapidly deploy COVID-19 ECHO programs to train mentor, and support nursing home staff on infection prevention and control. With support from the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ), the ECHO Institute will provide training, mentorship, and support to nursing home staff on infection prevention and control to an estimated 15,000 nursing homes across the country.

This initiative will kick off with our Nursing Home Best Practices During the COVID-19 Pandemic mini-series, with three interactive TeleECHO sessions:

Aug 25, 2020:
Optimizing Clinical Care in the Time of COVID in Skilled Nursing Home Facilities
Terry Fulmer, PhD, RN
Kathleen Unroe, MD, MHA

Aug, 26, 2020:
The Latest News on Testing, Cohorting, and Critical Infection Prevention Strategies
Nimale Stone, MD
Additional speaker, TBA

Sept 2, 2020:
Telehealth in the Time of COVID
Cheryl Phillips, MD, AGSF

Recent Study on Infection at Skilled Nursing Facilities
Lewis Lipsitz, MD

Click here to register for today’s webinar that starts at 11:30 AM.