Condition Support – Introduction to New Hospital Initiative for Support and Assistance in Management of Aggressive Behavior
Heathcare providers at any time will be faced with a patient or family member that has aggressive behavior. This education will be an introduction and review of Condition Support – a CHP effort to provide resources when addressing such situations as aggressive, escalated, hostile, assaultive and/or threatening behaviors by patient or visitor at UPMC. Overview of inpatient and outpatient behavioral health resources will be provided.
Following the presentation the learner will ne able to:
- Identify resources to help manage the following situations: aggressive, escalated, hostile, assaultive and/or threatening behaviors by patients or visitors at UPMC. Identify inpatient resources available to CHP APP team.
- Identify outpatient resources available to CHP APP team.
Kristen Straka , RN
In support of improving patient care, the University of Pittsburgh is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
·Nursing: The maximum number of hours awarded for this Continuing Nursing Education activity is 1 contact hours.
- 1.00 AAPA Category I CME
- 1.00 ANCCUPMC Provider Unit is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation