Program Listing

If you have questions or experience problems registering, please contact CHA Education Services at 203-294-7263 or educationservices@chime.org.


Cancellation Policy

Cancellations received ten business days prior to the program date will receive a full refund minus an administrative fee. After that time, you may send a substitute. There is no refund.

Inclement weather

In the event of inclement weather, call 203-265-7611 after 6:30 a.m. and select option #4 for a cancellation update.


De-Escalation 101
Monday, November 2, 2020
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Live Webinar, Presented at your Facility

Fees:

  • Acute Care Hospital Member: No Fee for Acute Care Members
  • Other Member: No Fee for Other Members
  • Non-Member: N/A

This virtual two-hour de-escalation training will instruct employees to identify and intervene
in what could become potentially volatile situations.

This program is a repeat of the October 27, 2020 and October 28, 2020 sessions; you only need to attend one of three sessions.

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Best Practices for Nonhazardous and Hazardous Sterile-to-Sterile Compounding (five-and-a-half-day training for Hospital Pharmacists and Pharmacy Technicians)
Tuesday, November 3, 2020
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Live Webinar, Presented at your Facility

Fees:

  • Acute Care Hospital Member: $2,000
  • Other Member: $2,000
  • Non-Member: N/A

This interactive, five-and-a-half-day/33-hour, virtual training is designed for hospital pharmacists and pharmacy technicians, and will provide best practice education and the skills necessary for nonhazardous and hazardous sterile-to-sterile compounding. Specific areas that will be addressed are: contamination controls—including garbing, hand hygiene, and donning and doffing—sterile-to-sterile compounding, sanitization, decontamination, environmental monitoring, and receiving, storing, compounding, and transporting hazardous drugs. Specifications regarding the testing and certification of PECs and SECs will also be addressed.

Registration for this session includes access to 29 of CriticalPoint’s eLearning lessons and post tests, comprising 34 hours of ACPE-approved CE. The 29 lessons and post tests must be completed by all participants prior to the scheduled training. The five-and-a-half-day live, virtual training is awarded 23.5 hours of ACPE-approved CE.

This five-and-a-half-day training session will be held on November 3, 4, 5, 6, 9, and 10, 2020 from 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Please note: the session on Wednesday, November 4 will be held from 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

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Best Practices for Nonhazardous and Hazardous Sterile-to-Sterile Compounding (one-and-a-half-day training for Hospital Engineers, Architects, and Facilities Personnel)
Tuesday, November 3, 2020
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Live Webinar, Presented at your Facility

Fees:

  • Acute Care Hospital Member: $715
  • Other Member: $715
  • Non-Member: N/A

This one-and-a-half-day, virtual training, is designed for hospital engineers, architects, and facilities personnel—will include contamination control principles related to cleanroom suites and segregated compounding areas, and information on primary and secondary engineering controls for nonhazardous sterile compounding and hazardous drug compounding. Specifications regarding the testing and certification of PECs and SECs will also be addressed.

Registration for this session includes access to two of CriticalPoint’s eLearning lessons on Engineering Controls for Sterile Compounding. These two lessons and post tests must be completed by all participants prior to the scheduled training.

This one-and-a-half-day training session will be held on November 3 from 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. and November 4 from from 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

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Best Practices for Nonhazardous and Hazardous Sterile-to-Sterile Compounding (one-day training for Quality Professionals and Infection Preventionist)
Friday, November 6, 2020
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Live Webinar, Presented at your Facility

Fees:

  • Acute Care Hospital Member: $715
  • Other Member: $715
  • Non-Member: N/A

This full-day, virtual training, is designed for quality professionals and infection preventionists—will include education on sanitization of sterile compounding primary and secondary engineering controls, gloved fingertip sampling, environmental monitoring, and an overview of aseptic work practices.

Registration for this session includes access to two of CriticalPoint’s eLearning lessons for Viable Facility Sampling Metrics. These two lessons and post tests must be completed by all participants prior to the scheduled training.

This one day training session will be held on Friday, November 6, 2020 from 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

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Medication for Opioid Use Disorder in a Hospital Setting--Part Two
Thursday, November 19, 2020
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Live Webinar, Presented at your Facility

Fees:

There is no fee for this event.

CHA is pleased to partner with the Connecticut Behavioral Health Partnership and Beacon Health Options Connecticut to offer two education forums on Medication for Opioid Use Disorder in a Hospital Setting.  The first of the two forums will be held on Wednesday, September 23, 2020 and the second will be held on Thursday, November 19, 2020.  Both sessions will take place from 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. via Zoom.

These interactive forums will include presentations on:

· Regulatory considerations regarding the Connecticut Department of Public Health’s recently issued guidance 

· Implementation of a Medication for Opioid Use Disorder program

· The importance of connecting the patient to community care prior to discharge

· Best practices for screening patients for opioid use disorder

· Benefits of hospital emergency department and inpatient unit collaborations

There is no fee to attend, but pre-registration is required per session.  Click here to register for the September 23, 2020 session, and click here to register for the November 19, 2020 session. 

Registration for this event is now closed.