McNeary hosted a webinar regarding "Managing the Organizational Challenges in Caring for the Obese Patient", presented by Sandra McBroom, RN, BS, MSHSA on Thursday, May 15th Sandra discussed how safely caring for the increasing number of obese patients within the healthcare system brings a unique set of demands for healthcare organizations and their staff. Obese patients may often require special equipment, different policies, or extra staff in order to ensure appropriate care and patient satisfaction.

  

This webinar examined the special organizational challenges associated with care of the obese patient. Ms McBroom described the components and spectrum of risk management concerns associated with care of the obese patient, articulate how these challenges can affect the organization and increase the risk for errors, and offer practical strategies the organization can employ to address these challenges.

View the Managing the Organizational Challenges in Caring for the Obese Patient Webinar

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