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Drug Diversion Seminar, June, 2017

Hello! Registration is now open for the 3rd Annual New Jersey Drug Diversion Conference. You are invited to attend this exciting event!

 

A daylong conference to increase awareness among healthcare professionals about how to prevent, detect, and respond to drug diversion, particularly injectable medications, in healthcare settings.

Topics covered:

  • Working with state and federal partners when a diversion occurs at your healthcare facility
  • Drug diversion events in the healthcare setting in New Jersey
  • NJ’s Healthcare Professional Responsibility and Reporting Enhancement Act: How does it affect you
  • How to work with professional boards after a diversion occurs at your facility

 

When:  June 1, 2017 from 9am-3pm

Where: Rutgers University-Busch Campus Student Center, Piscataway

Who:     Healthcare professionals

Cost:      $50/pp (includes light breakfast, lunch, continuing education credits, and conference)

 

Continuing education credits provided to: physicians/CME, pharmacists/CPE, nurses/CNE, certified health education specialists-CHES/CECH, and certified public health professionals/CPH. Continuing education credits provided by the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention.

 

Register today! https://ophp.sph.rutgers.edu/wconnect/CourseStatus.awp?&course=TUA060117

 

News From NJAASC:

– February, 2015

 

http://associationdatabase.com/aws/NJAASC/pt/sd/news_article/102665/_PARENT/layout_details/true

http://www.njaasc.org/aws/NJAASC/pt/sd/news_article/102667/blank/blank/true

 

 

 

 

 

From OSHA:

 – September, 2014

 

https://www.osha.gov/dcsp/smallbusiness/consult.html

http://lwd.state.nj.us/labor/lsse/employer/Occupational_Safety_and_Health_Onsite_Consultation_Program.html

 


 

Important Updates

FDA Food Safety Recall:

www.fda.gov/safety/recalls/default.htm

http://www.foodsafety.gov/recalls/recent/

 


 

Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care (AAAHC) http://www.aaahc.org/

 

Ambulatory Surgery Center Association (ASCA) www.ascassociation.org

 

American Association for Accreditation of Ambulatory Surgery Facilities (AAAASF) www.aaaasf.org

 

American Diabetes Association (ADA) http://www.diabetes.org

 

American Medical Association (AMA) www.ama-assn.org

 

Association of Peri Operative Registered Nurses (AORN)   www.aorn.org

 

Arthritis Association http://www.arthritis.org

 

Association for Professionals in Infection Control & Epidemiology (APIC) http://www.apic.org/

 

Association of Health Care Quality   www.nahq.org

 

Becker’s ASC Review http://www.beckersasc.com/

 

Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)   www.cdc.gov

 

CMS / Medicare    www.medicare.gov

 

Department of Banking and Insurance (DOBI) http://www.state.nj.us/dobi/index.html

 

Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) http://www.fema.gov/multi-hazard-mitigation- planning

 

Infection Control Today http://www.infectioncontroltoday.com/

 

Medical Society of New Jersey (MSNJ)   MSNJ.org

 

Medical Group Management Association (MGMA) http://www.njmgma.com/

 

NJ Department of Health (NJDOH) http://www.state.nj.us/health/

 

OSHA  www.osha.gov

 

Outpatient Surgery Magazine www.outpatientsurgery.net

 

The Joint Commission (TJC) www.jointcommission.org

 

US Department of Health and Human Services, Office of the Inspector General (OIG)  http://oig.hhs.gov

 

World Health Organization (WHO) http://www.who.int/en/