Moderate Sedation: Complying with Accreditation and Regulatory Requirements

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Moderate Sedation: Complying with Accreditation and Regulatory Requirements

A patient’s response to sedation is not always predictable. Healthcare providers who administer moderate sedation must be able to clearly distinguish between moderate sedation, deep sedation and general anesthesia; determine potential complex interactions between agents used, a patient’s health, and drug sensitivities; and act quickly to respond to the many complications that may occur.

Program Highlights

  • Pharmacology of medications / agents used and how to safely deliver these medications

  • Pre-procedural, procedural, and post-procedural assessment and monitoring of patients

  • Safety and infection prevention protocols

  • Proper documentation

  • Current regulations, standards, recommended practices and guidelines that apply to the use of moderate sedation/analgesia

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Learning Objective

To help facilities improve patient care and safety during Moderate Sedation, and ensure compliance with CMS requirements and accreditation standards

Program Includes
  • Bonus Resource CD
  • Approved for Continuing Education
  • Study Guide
  • Learning Tools Included

Clinical Advisors

  • Lynn Hadaway, M.Ed., RN, BC, CRNI

  • Bernadette Henrichs, PhD, CRNA, CCRN