NEWS IN BRIEF
CFHI/CPSI Webinar Series: Next Steps in COVID-19 Response in Long-Term Care and Retirement Homes. Preparation to Prevent Outbreak in Long-term Care. Monday, October 19, 2020, 12.00pm – 1.00pm (ET) Register Here.
The Canadian Foundation for Healthcare Improvement and the Canadian Patient Safety Institute invite teams delivering healthcare for older adults in congregate settings to join a new program, LTC+: Acting on Pandemic Learning Together. Register Now.
*NEW* LTCI After-Hours Call Group Poster: Available for Victoria, Saanich Peninsula, and Sooke to display near nursing stations and/or your phone area. The updated poster provides an overview of how to use the dispatch service and the number to call in case of after-hours emergencies.
*UPDATED* Daytime MRP Communications SBAR (with COVID-19 Screening)(July 2020): Same form for all care homes – REGULAR / FILLABLE. Updated version now includes reminders and features present in the After-Hours SBAR (eg. an updated timeline (90-120 min) for an Emergency Outbreak Management Teleconference; the form is a tool - inappropriate order documentation, and where to put the form after use).
LTCI After-Hours SBAR (V9, June 4, 2020): Ensure you have the updated version (v9), which has an updated timeline (90-120 min) for an Emergency Outbreak Management Teleconference. Available for Victoria (FILLABLE), Saanich Peninsula (FILLABLE), and Sooke (FILLABLE).
LTCI Physicians, did you know the LTCI have an updated Billing Guide? Get the newest version Here