New Beginnings: Managing the Challenges and Complexities of VCA Donation Cases

 

When:
Presented on September 11, 2018

Continuing education credits available until::
Tuesday, September 10, 2018

Moderator/Speakers:

Kris Frank - Moderator
Organ Donation Coordinator
New England Donor Services
Waltham, MA
Michael Harnois, CPTC - Speaker
Donation Coordinator II
New England Donor Services
Waltham, MA
Samantha Endicott, MPH, CPTC - Speaker
Regional Manager
New England Donor Services
Waltham, MA


 

Purpose/Goal:

Coordinating a vascular composite allograft (VCA) surgery entails complex management considerations and intricate preparation details. This webinar will delve into strategies that will best prepare OPO professionals, hospital staff, and recovery teams to ensure a successful and positive outcome and experience for all staff involved. Being prepared is KEY!

Target Audience:
Members of the donation and transplantation community serving diverse populations to include administrators, coordinators, physicians, nurses, surgeons, managers, quality improvement specialists, social workers, and other donation and transplantation center professionals and their colleagues.

Learning Objectives:
At the end of the webinar, participants should be able to:

  • Identify best practices for managing a multi-organ and VCA donor.
  • Outline key strategies to prepare the OPO and hospital team for a VCA recovery.
  • Recognize the positive and negative impact that donation involving a VCA donor can have on hospital staff.
  • Demonstrate the importance of effective communication and identify potential communication pitfalls.

 

Speaker Biographies

 

CE Information

OnDemand Recording - Available Until 09/10/2019- New Beginnings: Managing the Challenges and Complexities of VCA Donation Cases

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  • Wednesday Sep 11 2019, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
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