Transitioning the Complex, Technology Dependent ADULT from Hospital to Home Care- LIVE CLASSROOM 4/12/19
The purpose of this activity is to provide the learner with information on the disease process and skills or techniques used to manage these clients at home.
Criteria for Successful Completion of Activity to claim CE Certificate
All Health Care Professionals regardless of CE credit
By the end of this educational activity the learner will be able to:
- identify common disease/disorders associated with the adult home care client.
- identify common equipment utilized by the technology dependent client.
- identify the steps involved when preparing a technology dependent client and their caregivers for discharge to home.
- identify potential emergency situations associated with the client’s airway and equipment, as well as interventions used to resolve the airway.
No relevant conflict of interest or financial relationships were disclosed for this educational activity by any of the authors or presenters.
Alyson Bolton, RN
Alyson Bolton has been a nurse for over 30 years, in hospital, long term and the home care settings. She has most recently worked in home care as a field nurse, Clinical Manager and as Transitional Care Manager before accepting her current role as Nurse Recruiter to hire qualified nurses to care for the medically fragile population at Bayada. Alyson has extensive experience working with children and young adults with trach and ventilators as well as central lines, feeding tubes, cough assist, CPT vest and various other mechanical devices. She has worked in the acute hospital, rehab and home care setting and most recently was working as a Transitional Care Manager for Bayada Home Health Care in North Jersey and NYC hospitals. She was meeting with families and helping coordinate all aspects of care from family teaching to home assessment and helped safely discharge clients home from the hospital and now recruits those nurses to care for our technolgy dependent clients in the home setting.
- 1.50 Contact hours (ANCC)
- 1.50 Participation
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