May 9 2018 Archived Webinar

Back by Popular Demand: Almost “LIVE” from 2018 SPHM Conference
Presented by: Susan Gallagher
Recorded on May 9, 2018

Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 15826, for 1 contact hour.

This webinar provides the most up-to-date science and patient handling tips gleaned from the 2018 SPHM&F Conference in Orlando, FL. If you couldn’t attend the conference or couldn’t attend all the workshops, this is the webinar for you! 

Presenter Bio:

Susan Gallagher is a wound ostomy continence nurse, certified bariatric nurse, health care risk manager and certified safe patient handling professional. Dr. Gallagher holds a master’s degree in nursing, a master’s degree in religion and social ethics, and a PhD is policy ethics. Susan has published over 200 peer-reviewed articles and contributed chapters on quality and safety in both the Handbook of Hospital Safety 2011 edition, and the 2012 book titled: Epidemic of Medical Errors and Hospital-Acquired Infections. Susan is author of the books titled, The Challenges of Caring for the Obese Patient, the 2013 American Nurses’ Association Implementation Guide to the Safe Patient Handling and Mobility Interprofessional National Standards and the all-new 2015 book titled: Bariatric Safe Patient Handling. She is a recognized expert in safety, outcomes and communication with an emphasis on bariatrics, skin and wound care, safe patient handling and mobility, and risk and loss control.


  • Identify all-new and emerging science associated with patient and worker safety
  • Describe a new approach to practical tips for safe, quality patient handling
  • Explore current trends in patient handling tools and resources

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