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Date: Thursday, September 11
Time: 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. EST
CEs: 1 Contact Hour
*Please note that this event is held in Eastern Standard Time
Understanding the complex nature of available hemostatic agents used in the perioperative setting is a significant body of knowledge for today’s perioperative nurses. The presenter will cover the clotting cascade, the five categories of hemostatic agents, and the products included in each category. The discussion will explore the mechanisms of action, clinical applications, contraindications, potential complications, and nursing documentation.
After completion of this continuing nursing education activity, participants will be able to:
- List the key elements of the clotting cascade.
- Review patient considerations when hemostatic agents are anticipated during the operative procedure.
- Review the five categories of hemostatic agents.
Margaret “Peggy” Camp, MSN, RN, Consultant
Margaret “Peggy” Camp, MSN, RN, is an independent consultant who is teaching PeriOp 101 for HealthOne and Metro State University, Denver. She has consulted with vendors to educate them on their interactions with healthcare organizations. Prior to retiring, Peggy was the clinical resource director for the Continental Division of HCA, a healthcare company, where she was responsible for providing clinical support and expertise to the division facilities in identifying and implementing supply cost-saving initiatives. Previously she was director of surgical services at North Suburban Medical Center, Thornton, Colorado.
An AORN member since 1980, Peggy has spoken at conferences locally, regionally, and nationally on various perioperative nursing topics, including hemostasis, ambulatory surgery, reimbursement, perioperative PI, patient education, and preparing for The Joint Commission. She has published many articles on perioperative nursing and has been a contributing author for several nursing texts on perioperative nursing.
Contact Hours: Access Intelligence is approved as a provider of continuing education by the California Board of Registered Nursing, provider #15831. CEUs: 1 contact hour.
Please note: Continuing education credit for this session will be issued only in the name of the person who has paid for or is registered for the session. If there are additional attendees in your organization attending the program, each attendee will need to pay for and receive their own unique login to the system before they can print a certificate of completion for the program.
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