Everyone knows diversion is a major challenge in today’s health care environment, but not everyone knows how to confidently detect, manage, and prevent diversion incidents. Omnicell is proud to produce a four-part webinar series on Diversion Management with special guest Kimberly New.
Kimberly New, JD, BSN, RN
Kimberly New serves as a consultant on controlled substance security and regulatory compliance to health care facilities across the country. Kim has a BS in Nursing from Wichita State University, and a JD from Washburn University School of Law. She is the President of the Tennessee Chapter of the National Association of Drug Diversion Investigators (NADDI), and a health care facility liaison to the NADDI Executive Board. Kim is a frequent author and national speaker on the subject of health facility diversion. She has been featured in USA Today, and has served as a guest author for the CDC Safe Healthcare blog as well at the DHHS aids.gov blog.
It’s an undeniable fact that when health care providers divert medications, patients suffer the consequences. Learn about the risks associated with diversion not only for your patients’ safety but for the liability of your hospital. If you’ve ever had questions about the risks associated with diversion, this webinar is designed for you. Learn from the experience of Kim New, who has extensive experience assisting facilities with starting and refining their drug diversion programs, with a goal of protecting patients from the harm that is frequently associated with diversion.
You may register to view the webinar below.