National Coalition for Alarm Management Safety: Patient Safety Seminars

2018
January 15, 2018: 12–1 pm
  • Clinical Alarm Management Strategies—Meaningful Alerts:  Reducing Non-actionable Alarms
  • Sharon H. Allan, DNP, RN, ACNS-BC, The Johns Hopkins Hospital
  • Free Online Seminar Registration
2017
December 15, 2017: 12–1 pm
  • UCSF's Experience Sending Alarms to Phones in the Intensive Care Nursery
    Kevin Spolini, MSN, RN, UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital, San Francisco, CA
  • Free Online Seminar Registration
 October 20, 2017
  • Utilizing Lean Methodologies to Manage Telemetry Devices
    Christina Carranza, MSN, RN-BC, CNML, Naples Community Hospital, Naples, Florida
  • Meeting Slides
  • Meeting Recording
September 18, 2017
April 17, 2017
  • Helping Hospitals Struggling to Obtain Baseline Alarm Data and to Reduce Non-Actionable Alarms
    Stephanie D. Orr, DNP, RN, CCRN, NeuroScience Intensive Care Unit, Rush University Medical Center
  • Meeting Slides
  • Meeting Recording
2016
December 12, 2016
  • The Journey of Intelligent Alarm Management in a NICU
    Greg Walkup, Director, IT, Sentara
    Monique M. Lowery, BSN, RNC-NIC, Sentara
  • Meeting Slides
  • Meeting Recording
January 25, 2016
  • ePOD (Early Predictor of Deterioration)
    Kathy J. Simpson
    , BSN, RN, Director, Medical Emergency Team, Intermountain Medical Center
    Kathryn G. Kuttler, PhD, Director of Clinical, Quality and Research Medical Informatics, Homer Warner Center, Intermountain Healthcare
    R. Scott Evans, MS, PhD, Medical Informatics Director, Intermountain Healthcare; Professor of Biomedical Informatics, University of Utah
  • Meeting Slides
  • Meeting Recording
  • Audience Questions
2015
December 4, 2015
October 5, 2015
  • Alarm Safety Updates—Are You Ready?
    Ronald M. Wyatt, MD, MHA, IHI Merck Fellow 2010, Medical Director in the Office of the Chief Medical Officer, The Joint Commission
    Maria Cvach, DNP, RN, FAAN, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Clinical Safety Specialist, Armstrong Institute for Patient Safety and Quality
    Sharon H. Allan, ACNS-BC, MSN, RN, CCRC, Johns Hopkins Hospital, CVSICU Clinical Nurse Specialist
  • Meeting Recording
  • Audience Questions
September 25, 2015
August 10, 2015
August 3, 2015
June 15, 2015
May 11, 2015
2014
April 29, 2014

 Educating and Training Your Staff: Circling Back to Your Policies and Procedures

March 25, 2014
Current Challenges with Ventilator Alarms
March 5, 2014

Alarm Systems Management Kaiser Permanente, Children’s National Medical Center, and Johns Hopkins Hospital

January 28, 2014

Use of Middleware in Alarm Management: Ancillary Notification and Obtaining Alarm Data

2013
December 3, 2013
How to Manage Alarms at the Bedside
October 30, 2013
How to Identify the Most Important Alarm Signals to Manage
September 25, 2013

The Joint Commission's National Patient Safety Goal on Alarm Management: How Do We Get Started?