The University of San Francisco: School of Nursing

Environmental Health and Nursing

Environmental Health and Nursing Workshop 2015

Free Workshop

When: Monday, March 30 from 8:30am - 5pm
Where: Fromm Hall, Broad Conference Room

Registration contact: hdeiner@usfca.edu

Co-sponsored by Beta Gamma Chapter of Sigma Theta Tau

The Institute of Medicine calls for the integration of environmental health into nursing education, practice, research, and advocacy/policy. The latest American Nurses Association Scope and Standards of Practice for Nursing includes a new Environmental Health Standard, thus planting environmental health into nursing’s domain of practice.

Nursing Assessment
Environmental Nursing Workshop

This workshop will provide a basic framework for the incorporation of environmental exposures and concerns into the nursing assessment. Tools to identify credible evidence will be presented.

We will spend time in a SIM lab identifying occupational and environmental risks to nurses and patients.

Participation is encouraged even if attendance for the entire duration of the workshop is not possible.

Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number 361, for 12 contact hours

More Information

Please contact Helene Deiner in the School of Nursing and Health Professions at (415) 422-2173 or hdeiner@usfca.edu.