Events

Events

‘McKnight’s’ Online Expo, with COVID-19-focused education, to take place on Sept. 17

Autumn is coming, which means it’s almost time for the McKnight’s Long-Term Care News Fall Online Expo! The annual event will take place on Sept. 17 and feature three educational webinars, from which participants can receive three continuing education credits. There also will be virtual booths, at which attendees can find out about the latest…

Webinar on Sept. 15 to explore how to maintain certifications under COVID-19

One less-talked about healthcare challenge under COVID-19 is attending training and education sessions. An upcoming McKnight’s webinar will explore how to overcome this.   “Struggling to Maintain Certifications While Socially Distancing” will take place on Sept. 15 at 1 p.m. EDT. John Dymond, associate vice president, simulation solutions, HealthStream, will explain how long-term care workers…

‘McKnight’s’ Online Forum on Sept. 10 to examine impact of COVID-19 on telehealth, pest control

McKnight’s Long-Term Care News and McKnight’s Senior Living will delve more deeply into the impact of COVID-19 on providers’ operations during its Online Forum on Thursday, Sept. 10. And attendees can receive continuing education credits for listening to each webinar. Two sessions during McKnight’s Online Forum VII will examine different facets of senior living and…

‘McKnight’s’ webinar to address flu season, COVID-19

Providers who are concerned about the upcoming fall, when the flu season will begin to dovetail with the pandemic, will want to tune into an upcoming McKnight’s webinar. “When COVID-19 and Flu Season Converge: What to Anticipate and How to Prepare” will take place on Thursday, Aug. 13, at 1 p.m. EDT. Those who listen…

McKnight’s Online Forum Wednesday to cover clinical care, global lessons learned and infection control in the wake of COVID-19

The coronavirus pandemic has posed unprecedented challenges for long-term care and senior living communities. McKnight’s will tackle three key issues during its Online Forum: COVID-19 Update IV on Wednesday. The day will kick off at 10:30 a.m. ET with the webinar, “Clinical Care Considerations During the COVID-19 Healthcare Emergency.” Next, at noon ET, speakers from…

Medication handling and added concerns with COVID-19 — June 23

Providers should always be careful about challenges and risks when it comes to crushing or compounding medications. Now, however, there are fears of contamination or spreading of COVID-19, as well as ongoing concerns presented by PDPM, USP, NIOSH, OSHA and CMS.  These will all be discussed at a webinar titled “To crush or not to…

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