Rural Health Equity and COVID-19 Webinar

Date: 
Fri, 10/23/2020 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Dues-paying members of AFT Connecticut-affiliated healthcare locals are invited to attend this third installment in a health equity webinar series for nurses and allied health professionals. The focus of this latest professional learning session will be on the barriers to accessing quality healthcare in rural areas and how unions can fight back.
 
Presenters include Ohio Nurses Association CEO Lisa Ochs, Washington Nurses Association Economic and General Welfare Cabinet Chair Julia Barcott, RN, and Matt Hildreth of RuralOrganizing.org.
 
Participants are eligible to receive 1.0 contact hours on completion of the session.
 
Click here to register online (access info will be provided once confirmed). 
 
ACCREDITED PROVIDER:
American Federation of Teachers/Nurses and Health Professionals is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation
 
CONFLICT OF INTEREST:
There has been no commercial support of this program and the presenters declare there is no conflict of interest.
 
OUTCOMES:
At the completion of the webinar, nurses will report more self-confidence in identifying emotional triggers and the ability to manage emotions in response to racial injustices and the pandemic. 
 
SUCCESSFUL COMPLETION:
The learner must attend 100% of the session.  After the learner has completed the session,  a certificate of attendance, program evaluation/survey must be completed.
 
Online
Miscellaneous event settings
Sponsor: 
AFT CT, AFT Nurses and Health Professionals
Contact name: 
Jennifer Benevento
Contact phone: 
(860) 257-9782
Contact email: 
jbenevento@aftct.org
Cost: 
No cost for members