On-boarding Agenda

Published On 01/23/2013

Online Orientation

  • Methodist Healthcare Mission, Vision, Values, and Expected Behaviors
  • Clinical Risk Management / Occurrence Reporting
  • Safety
  • Infection Prevention
  • Corporate Compliance
  • HIPAA Information - Security and Privacy
  • Social Networking Guidelines
  • Code of Professional Conduct

New Associate System Orientation - 8 hours

  • Benefits Orientation
  • MLH History Video / Executive Welcome
  • Our Work Environment - Policies and Expectations
  • Faith and Health Ministries
  • Methodist Healthcare Mission, Vision, Values, and Expected Behaviors
  • Power of One Service (MLH) Overview
  • Patient- and Family-Centered Care
  • The nine culture concepts that support Power of One Service (MLH)
    • Making a Connection (Be Here Now, At Your Best / Mood Elevator, Aprpeciation)
    • Listening to Understand Needs (Levels of Listening, Assume Positive Intent, Behavioral Styles)
    • Honoring Commitments (Blue Chips, Accountability, Shadow of the Leader)

New Associate Clinical Orientation - Multidisciplinary
Interdisciplinary Orientation – 4 hours

  • Introduction to Clinical Orientation
  • National Patient Safety Goals
  • Clinical Falls Policy
  • Medical Interpretation/Cultural Diversity
  • Patient Rights & Responsibilities/Ethical Care Issues
  • Occurrence Reporting and “Just Culture” Within MLH
  • Needs of the Dying Patient/Organ Donation
  • Introduction to Methodist Le Bonheur Computer World

General Nursing Orientation – 1 day, 8 hours

  • Welcome / Excellence in Nursing at MLH
  • Chexweb and Registering for Classes
  • Patient- and Family-Centered Care
  • Preceptor Program
  • Medical Response Team
  • Communication
  • Medication Safety
  • Skin and Wound Care
  • Palliative Care
  • Organ Donation

Pediatric Nursing Orientation – 2 days, 8 hours each

Day 1

  • Introduction
  • The Compromised Child
  • Review Pediatric Reference Guide
  • Airway Management, RSV, and Oxygen Therapy
  • Electronic Medical Record Documentation (EMR)

Day 2

  • IV/CVAD/PICC
  • IV Sites/Skills
  • Skills and Resources (Chest tube video/Pleurovac, Alaris pump, Kangaroo pump, feeding tubes, specimen labeling)
  • Clinical Post Assessment
  • Electronic Medical Record Documentation (EMR)
  • EMR Post Assessment

Adult Nursing Orientation – 3 days, 8 hours each

Day 1

  • Chest Tubes
  • Diabetes/Accucheck Information
  • Skills - Accucheck
  • Skills: Chest Tubes, Emory House Cart, Defib, Mock Emory House Exercise
  • Trachs & Rescue Oxygen
  • EMR Intro Adult & Ped Nursing
  • EMR Breakout Sessions: Med Surg and CC/Firstnet/Surginet

Day 2

  • IV Therapy
  • CMS Indicators
  • PCA/Kangaroo Pump Videos
  • Skills: PCA Pump, Kangaroo Pumps, Alaris Pump
  • Clinical Post Assessment and Review
  • EMR Break Out Sessions: Med Surg and CC/Firstnet/Surginet

Day 3

  • EMR Post Assessment
  • CPOE/ EMAR

Unit Secretary/Unit Coordinator Orientation – 2 days, 8 hours each

Day 1

  • Sign In/Welcome
  • The Importance of the Unit Secretary/Unit Coordinator Role
  • Job Description and Competencies
  • Confidentiality (HIPAA)
  • Information Systems
  • JCE/CHEXWeb
  • Introduction to the Electronic Medical Record (EMR)
  • EMR Documentation Activity

Day 2

  • Service to Patients and Others/PFCC
  • Medical Terminology
  • Order Entry Practice Activity
  • Assessment

Ancillary Orientation – 3 days, 8 hours each

Day 1

  • Introduction to Ancillary Role /PFCC
  • Signs and Symptoms to Report to the RN
  • Medical Terminology
  • Care of the Patient on Oxygen
  • Thinking Critically about Falls
  • oneChart and documenting electronically

Day 2

  • oneChart and documenting electronically
  • Aspiration Precautions
  • Skin and Wound Care
  • Vital Signs
  • Nutrition & Calorie Count
  • Intake & Output
  • Catheters & Elimination

Day 3

  • Infection Prevention
  • Drains
  • Specimen Collecting and Labeling
  • Antiembolic Devices
  • Restraints
  • Body Mechanics and Range of Motion
  • Medical Emergencies and the Suicide Policy
  • Harvey Team/Emery House
  • Care of the Dying Patient and Post Mortem Care
  • Post Assessment

Respiratory Therapy Orientation – 1 day, 8 hours

  • Administrative Policies
  • Introduction to the EMR for the Respiratory Therapist
  • Policies Related to Respiratory Therapy
  • EMR for the Respiratory Therapist
  • Comprehensive Assessment

Adult Critical Care Orientation – 1 day, 8 hours

  • Welcome/Pre-test
  • Mechanical Ventilation
  • VAP
  • Invasive Monitoring
  • Sepsis