Setting Standards for Ebola & Infections
Oversight and Safety of Medical Devices
A designated "Community Leader"
for Value-Driven Healthcare by the U.S. Dept. of Health & Human
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Comments before the Presidential Advisory Committee For
Combating Antibiotic Resistance N Bacteria:
The Need for Prevention of Patient-To-Patient Transmission:
hospitals an oxymoron (Healthcare Rendition). Hospital Charges
In the Nation are Far Too High.
MRSA Surveillance in Surgical Patients: A
review of the utility of MRSA Surveillance in Surgical Patients
Researh Integrity In Infectious Disease:
The medical literature is prone to overstating results, a
condition not thoroughly recognized among policymakers.
Exhibits for 2016 Conference
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Jim Bailey, MD, MPH.
The End of Healing.
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Aanning, MD. Video Documentaion in the
Davis, MD. Methodology and
Instrumentation to Reduce Pathogen Transmission During Surgery.
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L. Posner, PhD Laura Cheney Professor in
Anesthesia Patient Safety.
Presenting on: The Closed Claims Project
Deena Sowa McCollum
The importance of nursing to patient safety
Former US Surgeon General. Presentation on The Importance
of Healthcare Transparency.
Steve Kraman, MD - Full Disclosure.
What’s New in disclosure? The AHRQ CANDOR Process and Toolkit
Steven Tower, MD,
President: The Alaska Arthroplasty Initiative (AAI).
Affiliate Professor University of Alaska.
Presenting on safety issues and heavy metal poisoning with
Kevin Kavanagh, MD, Research Integrity in
Duff, Executive Director, Fecal Transplantation Foundation.
Fecal microbiota transplantation (FMT): No Longer a Treatment of
Fecal Transplantaion Foundation
Abusalem, PhD, RN
Effective Culture of Safety is Associated with Reduced Risk of
Falls, UTIs, and Pressure Ulcers in LTCF.
Andrea Flinchum, MPH, BSN, CIC
Director, Healthcare Associated Infections Program
Manager. Kentucky Department of Public Health,
Division of Epidemiology. .
Due to unforeseen circumstances, speakers and
topics may change without notice.
The following are the Continuing Education
Credits which will be applied for at the 2016 Conference. 6.5 hours
Practitioner/Nursing Home Administrator
( AMA Category I Credits ) - Provided through AHEC (Southern
Kentucky Area Health Education Center)
Nursing - (CUs) Provded through AHEC and Rockcastle
Regional Hospital (Rockcastle Regional Hospital, Inc. has been approved
as a provider of continuing education by the Kentucky Board
of Nursing (KBN). Provider #4-0059-12-16-068.)
Physical Therapy: Provided through AHEC
Occupational Therapy: Pending
Provided by Center
for Professional Development and Continuing Education Lexington, KY
provider number KBSWSP2015030