Clinical Pearls is a bi-weekly podcast featuring faculty from the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) School of Nursing. Faculty share their expertise and educational resources while discussing current health care topics.
Episode 17: Care Transitions
UAB's Associate Vice President for Care Transitions Alison Garretson, MBA, RN, NEA-BC, discusses effective care transitions, including preventing medical errors, identifying issues for early intervention, preventing unnecessary hospitalizations and readmissions, supporting consumer preferences and choices, and avoiding duplication of processes and efforts to more effectively utilize resources.
This podcast is also available in video format at https://youtu.be/BwSKDw1yqAY.
Episode 16: Quality and Safety
UAB School of Nursing Associate Professor of Nursing Rebecca S. Miltner, PhD, RN, CNL, NEA-BC discusses nursing quality and safety, which are important topics in acute care, academic, and other organizational settings. Join us for this episode to learn how bedside nurses play an active role in improving the quality and safety of patient care.
This podcast is also available in video format at https://youtu.be/2bC81UhiJlI.
Episode 15: Women's Health Across the Lifespan
UAB School of Nursing Associate Professor and Assistant Dean for Graduate Clinical Education Aimee Holland, DNP, CRNP, WHNP-BC, NP-C, FAANP, discusses reproductive planning counseling, preventive services, and office gynecology procedures.
This podcast is also available in video format at https://youtu.be/lFsmIuQP3HY.
Episode 14: Sex Trafficking
UAB School of Nursing Professor and Associate Dean for Graduate Clinical Education Ashley Hodges, PhD, WHNP-BC, FAANP, addresses the topics of violence against women, women's health and empowerment during this episode of Clinical Pearls.
This podcast is also available in video format at https://youtu.be/JvREKuiQzWQ.
SPECIAL EPISODE: Using telehealth during the COVID-19 pandemic
Dr. Deborah Bowers (The Foundry), Dr. Candace Knight (UAB Nurse Family Partnership), and Dr. Michele Talley (UAB PATH Clinic) will discuss how their clinics are using telehealth to meet patients' healthcare needs during the COVID-19 pandemic.
This podcast is also available in video format at youtu.be/M8GK7DUWGTE.
Episode 13: Reducing sepsis mortality
Mary Grace Cox, MPH, BSN, RN, the University of Alabama at Birmingham Sepsis Coordinator, discusses why sepsis is a common issue and how to develop a protocol to reduce sepsis mortality.
This podcast is also available in video format at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tUH4AEQP8X4.