Continuing Education for Health Professions
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Event date: Nov. 12, 2021 - Jan. 17, 2022
November 12, 2021 – Virtual Event November 17 to January 17, 2022 - On-demand recordings available Purpose: This one-day, virtual conference is to provide a forum for educators from both academic and practice-based settings to gain a ...
Event date: Dec. 2, 2019 - June 27, 2022
Live presentation was on June 27, 20191.0 CE credit is available for this webinar through June 27, 2022 SUCCESSFUL COMPLETION: Attend the educational offering and complete the online evaluation form. NURSING CONTACT HOURS:Up to 1.0 contact ...
Event date: June 10, 2021 - Nov. 10, 2022
Monthly Infection Control & Prevention Webinar Series: What you Need to Know - - to keep you, your patients and community safe.2nd Thursday of each month from 12-1pm beginning in June 2021 through November 2022.Through participation in the ...
News & articles
- Published: Monday, Oct. 18, 2021
COLUMBIA, Mo. – Missouri ranks below the national average in many key measures related to health and access to health care, especially in rural parts of the state. A new report from University of Missouri Extension suggests that “health ...
- Published: Thursday, March 25, 2021
COLUMBIA, Mo. – Mike Thibideau recalls the dread he felt that Monday morning when he called his boss to tell him he was in treatment for addiction.“His response was, ‘I’m proud of you. We’ll do whatever it takes to support you. Know that no ...
- Published: Wednesday, Dec. 23, 2020
COLUMBIA, Mo. – One by one, the 70 nursing students on the late-afternoon video call turned on their cameras. Some were still in nursing uniforms from clinical, some were just taking a break from studying. Every hand was raised.“I was in ...
- Published: Thursday, Nov. 19, 2020
COLUMBIA, Mo. – The University of Missouri School of Medicine joins health care organizations across the country to honor the thousands of health care students and professionals serving the unique health needs of an estimated 57 million rural ...
Substance Use Disorders in Missouri 101
June 5, 2021 - June 4, 2022
Substance use disorders (SUD) present a major public health concern with a significant impact on health, including increased mortality, interpersonal and socioeconomic difficulties. Nationally, Missouri ranks highest among states for drug use with ...
CEU Immunization Webinar Series 2 (FY21)
Aug. 19, 2020 - June 30, 2022
Immunization Webinar Series 2The purpose of this series of five (5) webinars is to update the knowledge base regarding immunization practices and vaccine recommendations based on national guidelines and the latest evidence to guide practice. ...
HAI-Infection Prevention on the Frontlines: Back to the Basics—in the Midst of a Global Pandemic 2.0 (042021)
April 15, 2021 - Dec. 31, 2021
Welcome to Infection Prevention on the Frontlines: Back to the Basics—in the Midst of a Global Pandemic 2.0. We are pleased to offer these presentations, featuring the latest evidence regarding infection prevention and mitigation in a ...
CEU Enhanced Leadership Development Academy for RNs and NHAs in Long-term Care
Nov. 1, 2020 - Oct. 31, 2021
Take this survey FIRST before you click the register button to determine your eligibility. This professional development course offers RNs and NHAs working in LTC an engaging on-line learning environment with an emphasis on practical application that ...
CEU Key Concepts for the Rural Practitioner
June 1, 2021 - June 2, 2023
Providers who practice in rural communities face challenges often not shared by their colleagues in urban or suburban settings or in larger practice settings. This series of learning modules addresses topics specifically requested by rural ...
CEU Immunization Webinar Series 1 (FY20)
Session 1Vaccine Safety and Errors This presentation will focus on vaccine administration, errors and safety in order to promote best practices and avoid errors. Session 2Hepatitis A Virus InfectionAn update on best practices and challenges in ...
Highlights the six ways to stop the spread of infection.
To help outpatient oncology centers prevent infections in cancer patients.
The top CDC recommendations to prevent health care-associated infections in hospitals and other health care settings.
In the FALL 2017 Prevention Strategist, the authors state: “In spite of an increasing focus on SSI reduction efforts and overall lower infection rates, the stakes remain high for all patients having surgery. Approximately 55 percent of SSI cases ...
A guide to promoting health care workforce well-being during and after the COVID-19 pandemic.
Project Firstline aims to prepare frontline health care professionals and the public health workforce to protect themselves, their patients, and their communities from infectious disease threats, such as coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19).
Meet the experts
- Todd Winterbower ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR PROGRAM/PROJECT OPS, EXTENSION NURSING View Profile
- Adam Tipton PROGRAM/PROJECT SUPPRT COOR SR View Profile
- Barbara O'Rourke EDUCATIONAL PGM ASSOCIATE III View Profile
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- Kim Fanning CLINICAL INSTRUCTOR, EXTENSION NURSING View Profile
- Thom Pancella CEHP DIRECTOR View Profile