Medical Device Reporting

Medical Device Reporting 

Medical devices have become increasingly complex and are used across multiple health care settings. Medical devices can be found in hospitals, clinics, nursing facilities, assisted living communities, and in homes. As a caregiver, you will need to identify medical devices in your workplace, know how to safely use a medical device, and finally spot and report malfunctioning medical devices. This module will provide you with valuable information about medical devices that you can use in your workplace.

$20.00

Hours: 1.00
REL-SRC-0-MDR

Certificates

Certificates provided by accrediting body (4 Match)

Florida Board of Nursing - Certified Nursing Assistants

1.0 HOURS


This is not an accredited course for professional license renewal. Florida CNAs may use this inservice toward meeting their annual inservice requirement.This activity is approved for 1.00 contact hours.

Non-Licensed Direct Care (DSP, HHA, CNA, DCW, PCA, IHA, NA)

1.0 HOURS


Washington State Department of Social and Health Services (ALL Direct Care Workers)

1.0 HOURS


Relias Learning, LLC is approved as a Curriculum Developer by the Washington State Department of Social and Health Services. This activity is approved for 1.00 contact hours for all WA State Direct Care Workers. Training Provider Code: WA0624. CE Approval Code: CO1729958

California Department of Public Health (CNA)

1.0 HOURS


Relias, LLC is an approved provider of continuing education by the California Department of Public Health, Provider # NAC7001.

The certificate must be retained by the licensee for a period of four (4) years after the course is completed.

This learning activity meets the definition of *** ONLINE *** CEUs. This activity is approved for 1.00 contact hours.

Course Details

Course Code: REL-SRC-0-MDR
Hours: 1
Type: Online Course
Content Expiration Date: 11/30/2022
Learning Objectives:
Implement strategies to safely use medical devices.
Identify medical devices.
Identify types of medical device malfunction.
Understand how medical device malfunction can contribute to medical errors.
Explain what to do when a medical device malfunctions.
Describe the procedure for reporting medical device malfunction to the FDA.

Outline:
Section 1: Introduction A. About This Course B. Learning Objectives Section 2: Medical Device Overview A. Legislation B. What is a Medical Device? C. Review D. Summary Section 3: Medical Device Safety A. Medical Devices in the Workplace B. Policy C. Instructions D. Supplies E. Environment F. Review G. Summary Section 4: Medical Device Malfunction A. Types of Medical Device Malfunction B. Malfunction Scenarios C. Culture of Safety D. Review E. Summary Section 5: Reporting A. Organizational Reporting B. FDA Reporting C. Completing FDA Medical Device Reports D. Review E. Summary Section 6: Conclusion A. Summary B. Course Contributor C. Resources D. References E. Congratulations!

Instructor: Elizabeth Kellerman, MSN, RN
Elizabeth Kellerman MSN, RN started in nursing in 2007 after graduating from Samuel Merritt University in Oakland, California. While working in a critical care unit at Sutter Mills-Peninsula Hospital she earned her CCRN and TNCC. Her experience and knowledge led her to nursing education where she taught at a community college while working to receive her Master's in Nurse Education at Western Carolina University. As a nursing instructor, she spent time in many types of care settings including medical-surgical inpatient and community living centers. Her passion for education and training has most recently led her to a position as subject matter expert and content writer for Relias. Disclosure: Elizabeth Kellerman, MSN, RN has declared that no conflict of interest, Relevant Financial Relationship or Relevant Non-Financial Relationship exists.
Target Audience:
The target audience for this course is: Entry level Direct Care Workers; in the following settings: Post-Acute Care.
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Course Delivery Method and Format
Asynchronous/Online Distance Learning; please see certificate details for specifics on delivery format.
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Accommodations
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