Course Code: REL-PAC-0-ORR
Type: Online Course
Content Expiration Date: 6/30/2025
Implement skills for good observation - what to watch for and how to observe.
Report your observations effectively using sound communication techniques.
Record your tasks and observations according to best practices.
Describe common types of documentation used for reporting your observations
Identify situations that caregivers have a legal obligation to report
I. Observation, Reporting and Recording
II. Course Description
III. Course Objectives
VI. The Care Team
VII. Important information
· Obtaining Baseline information
· Examples of baseline information
· Communication skills
· Making Observations and using the information
IX. Client Care Process
· Reporting your Observations
· Give Clear Descriptions
· Use Plain Language
· Be Descriptive
X. Directing Your information
· When to Report
Laura L. Morgan, MSN, RN, NEA-BC
Laura L. Morgan, MSN, RN, CCRP, NEA-BC, currently serves as the Clinical Education Specialist at Lincoln County Medical Center in Ruidoso, New Mexico. She plans, develops, implements, and evaluates educational programs for clinicians, using the most current research and clinical data, while fostering the implementation of evidence-based practice. Ms Morgan is an endorsed member of the Society of Clinical Research Associates, member of Sigma Theta Tau international honors Society of nursing, an instructor for Basic Life Support, Advance Cardiovascular Life support and a Board Certified Nurse Executive-Advanced from the American Nurses Credentialing Center.
Disclosure: Laura L. Morgan, MSN, RN, NEA-BC has declared that no conflict of interest, Relevant Financial Relationship or Relevant Non-Financial Relationship exists.
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