Safety Begins with Us (SBWUW2313) 7.25 CH - Webcast - Saturday, March 25, 2023

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Program Topics:

  • Facts and Beyond
  • Why Do Professionals Make Mistakes?
  • Safety Culture
  • Reporting and Analysis
  • Medication Errors
  • ASPAN Standards

Target Audience: All perianesthesia nurses

Outcome: To enable the nurse to increase knowledge in safety strategies for the perianesthesia setting

Case Presentations:  Any case studies discussed during the program are fictional and do not reflect any real persons or events

Requirements for successful completion:  To successfully complete this program, you must attend the program in its entirety, complete the online evaluation, and achieve 100% on the posttest, prior to the deadline.  Complete within two weeks (14 days) to receive contact hour credit.

Contact Hours 7.25


Mary Baird, MSN, RN, CPAN

Mary is the PACU Clinical Educator at Northwest Heath Porter Hospital in Valparaiso, IN. Her duties include facilitating and providing education to preadmission, preop/phase II for surgery and endoscopy, IR, and phase 1 staff. She has worked as a bedside PACU RN for 27 years before embracing the educator role. Mary still provides bedside care on a prn basis. At her facility Mary participates with several incentives: safety coach, shared governance, moderate sedation, and OSA.   

Mary’s ASPAN service includes the Nominating Committee, Education Provider Committee, and Clinical Practice Committee. Mary has presented at chapter meetings in Indiana, LDI, and as an ASPAN Speaker for webcasts.

Mary resides in northwest IN with her husband, James, of thirty-six years and Chesapeake Bay Retriever, Gib. Their children are grown and married. Mary enjoys making soup, hikes, and gardening.  The family is thrilled with the anticipation of their first grandchild in November of 2021.


Early Bird pricing for this webcast ends at midnight ET on 2/25/23

Register Early!  Online registration is highly recommended.  If we do not meet the minimum required attendance during the week prior, the webcast will be cancelled, and the listing will no longer be available.  Notification of cancellation to registered attendees will come from ASPAN.  If the minimum required attendance is met, online registration will remain open until midnight ET on 3/24/23.  No registrations will be accepted after that time.

All discounts will be applied in the shopping cart.

Group registrations must be mailed or faxed only. The registration form is available in the brochure.  Click here to view the brochure for full details.

Anyone taking the CPAN®/CAPA® discount will be asked to provide their certification number.

Full refund upon receipt of cancellation date-stamped 30 days or more preceding webcast date. An administrative fee of 20% will be charged for any cancellation date-stamped 29 days or less preceding one week of the webcast date. Webcasts cancelled within one week or less of the webcast date are not eligible for a refund. This cancellation policy applies regardless of when you register.

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