Upcoming Webinar – Adherence of Nurse Practitioners to JNC 8 Guidelines

Adherence of Nurse Practitioners to JNC 8 Guidelines

July 26, 2017

12:00 – 1:00 pm EST

Join us as Stephanie E. Averette, DNP, APRN, FNP-BC, from the South Carolina Department of Mental Health, Division of Inpatient Services, describes Adherence of Nurse Practitioners to JNC 8 Guideline, a project with the South Carolina Department of Mental Health. During the presentation, Dr. Averette will discuss the scope of problems, need for change, and best practices.  She will also review the tools and resources available to your practice.

Objectives:

  • Gain awareness of the impact of hypertension and cardiovascular disease in the mental health patient population.
  • Gain insight on improving JNC 8 hypertension guideline adherence by providers with the use of individualized algorithm training.
  • Acquire an understanding of how the use of JNC 8 hypertension guidelines can improve health outcomes.

Dr. Averette is a primary care nurse practitioner at the South Carolina Department of Mental Health, Division of Inpatient Services. She provides medical management for psychiatric patients in the adult and forensic facilities. She is also active on the Antibiotic Stewardship Committee and the Grants Committee.

Registration link: https://event.on24.com/wcc/r/1438750/BCAC5152CDAB8B7CF33EB1A696A6F2CE

This webinar is co-sponsored by Alliant Quality, Atom Alliance, AQIN, and HQI – Medicare Quality Innovation Network-Quality Improvement Organizations.

If you have questions, please contact Dee Lorick at dlorick@thecarolinascenter.org or 803-212-7572.