UCHC Education Day, November 5

Where:  208 White Horse Pike, Haddon Heights, NJ  08035

To register go to:

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/local-51355089-uchc-education-days-tickets-27903140043

Agenda & Description

9:30-10am – Registration / Breakfast

10am-12pm – CE Presentation #1 –
2.0 Contact Hours Will be Awarded

When Staffing is Inadequate: Legal Implications

Have you ever been in an unsafe staffing situation, but were unsure what to do to protect your patients and yourself?  Learn about the legal pitfalls of short staffing.

Objectives for Two Hour Presentation:

  1. Discuss legal concerns that arise when nurses are faced with too much to do and not enough time and/or staff to complete their assigned duties.
  2. Explore steps nurses can take to address short-staffing issues in order to protect their patients and themselves.

Presenter Kathleen M. Gialanella, Esq., P.C.


12pm-1pm – HPAE Local 5135/5089 Union Meeting over lunch

1pm-3pm – CE Presentation #2 –
2.0 Contact Hours Will be Awarded

Can a Health Care Error (Malpractice) be a Crime?

Unfortunately, health care errors can be treated as crimes. Nurses need to know how to protect themselves from being exposed to such a possibility.

Objectives for Two Hour Presentation:

  1. Discuss overall legal implications of health care errors.
  2. Describe patient care situations that have caused
    health care providers to be charged with a crime.

Presenter Kathleen M. Gialanella, Esq., P.C.