Understanding Cyber: Privacy and Security in Healthcare

Understanding Cyber: Privacy and Security in Healthcare
The nature of electronic healthcare information creates unique risks for network and privacy security, resulting in healthcare organizations becoming attractive targets for cyber-crime. Evolving regulatory requirements and the introduction of new technologies have resulted in an increasing focus upon these new threats. This course assists healthcare professionals to understand cyber risks and to identify risk

control strategies to minimize exposures to cyber liabilities.

 

Register Today for one of the webinars (click link below)!

·        Tuesday, December 12th at 1 p.m. EST

·        Thursday, December 14th at 1 p.m. EST

 

Speaker Information:
Lauran CutlerRisk Control Consulting Director at CNA, provides consulting services for Aging Services, Hospitals, Life Sciences and Allied Healthcare Provider insureds in the United States and Canada. She works directly with insureds on resident and patient safety, and develops publications, tools and other resources to help our insureds manage risk. Lauran brings to her role an extensive clinical nursing background, which includes experience in emergency room, burn unit, open heart and surgical intensive care nursing and administration.

 

She served as the administrator for nine physician neurology group practice and was the chief operating officer for a large outpatient medical/surgical clinic. She was the Assistant Vice President of Risk Management and Insurance Services at Winthrop University Hospital.

 

Lauran received her nursing degree from Eastern Kentucky University. She is a Six Sigma Green Belt, TeamSTEPPS™ Master Trainer, and a Certified Professional in Healthcare Risk Management (CPHRM).

 

Continuing Education Opportunity

Holland College, in partnership with Health PEI, has developed an industry standard credit course focusing on post graduate studies in caring with those with dementia.

Course Description: Strategies: Caring for Persons with Dementia

This course will explore various aspects of dementia using the principles of Gentle Persuasive Approach (GPA) as a foundation. Students will explore various aspects of care for persons living with dementia and the importance of the caregiver’s self-care within the multidisciplinary team.

For more information visit:

http://www.hollandcollege.com/continuing-education-and-part-time-studies/course-detail/?id=39036&source=cc

PEILPNRB Annual Report 2016-2017

We are pleased to present the annual report of the Prince Edward Island Licensed Practical Nurses Registration Board for the period of April 1, 2016 – March 31, 2017.

This annual report highlights the commitment of the PEILPNRB to achieve its mission to regulate and promote the profession in a manner that safeguards the welfare of the public through Licensed Practical Nursing excellence.

PEILPNRB-Annual report 2016-17 Final

2017 Professional Development Day & AGM

Join us for the Prince Edward Island Licensed Practical Nurses Registration Board (PEILPNRB) Professional Development Day & AGM, which will be held on Thursday, October 26, 2017, at the Credit Union Place, Summerside PEI.

Professional Development Day from 9:00 am – 4:00 pm, AGM to follow.

Please register by contacting the PEILPNRB office and arranging payment by October 20, 2017.

2017 PD-AGM Brochure