Times of stress and crisis allow professionals to evaluate familiar procedures in a new light. The insights gained from this evaluation enable facilities and clinicians to modify policies or actions which might otherwise be mired in confirmation bias and institutional inertia. COVID-19 is allowing hospitals and clinicians across the nation to look at how they are doing vascular access and thus provides opportunity for vascular access specialists to bring to bear evidence-based best practices.
The presentation is 60 minutes in length and approved by the CA BRN for 1 CE credit.
Understand the way in which crisis affects our perceptions of common procedures.
Identify areas of vascular access improvement.
Describe ways to improve vascular access in your organization.
Compose a plan to implement change to vascular access processes.