FREE WEBINAR: The Heat Is On: Understanding the Impact of Heat Stress on OR Staff’s Physiological and Psychological Wellness

Heat is a very real issue for surgical staff working in the OR setting. Temperature and humidity requirements for ORs, combined with donning personal protective equipment (PPE), may all contribute to perioperative personnel experiencing heat stress in the delivery of care. When surgical staff are overheated, this can cause several negative effects, including adverse physiological responses, cognitive impairment, and reduced employment satisfaction. During this webinar you will learn about the unique challenges associated with managing heat stress in the OR and how surgical team members can address the issue.

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Webinar: The Heat Is On: Understanding the Impact of Heat Stress on OR Staff’s Physiological and Psychological Wellness
07/18/2019 at 12:00 PM (EDT)   |  60 minutes
07/18/2019 at 12:00 PM (EDT)   |  60 minutes Heat is a very real issue for surgical staff working in the OR setting. Temperature and humidity requirements for ORs, combined with donning personal protective equipment (PPE), may all contribute to perioperative personnel experiencing heat stress in the delivery of care. When surgical staff are overheated, this can cause several negative effects, including adverse physiological responses, cognitive impairment, and reduced employment satisfaction. During this webinar you will learn about the unique challenges associated with managing heat stress in the OR and how surgical team members can address the issue.
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10 Questions  |  5 attempts  |  7/10 points to pass
10 Questions  |  5 attempts  |  7/10 points to pass
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1.00 credit  |  Certificate available
1.00 credit  |  Certificate available
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