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Upcoming Webinars:

Virtual CAVS Study Group Part I

Thursday, August 23, 2018
2:00 p.m. ET, 1:00 p.m. CT, Noon MT, 11:00 a.m. PT

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Virtual CAVS Study Group Part II

Thursday, August 30, 2018
2:00 p.m. ET, 1:00 p.m. CT, Noon MT, 11:00 a.m. PT

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AHVRP Webinars

AHVRP webinars offer you the chance to learn new trends, best practices, and applicable tools from industry experts, fellow DVSs and retail managers in the healthcare volunteer field. These 60 minute webinars are the ideal resource for busy professionals looking to expand their knowledge and earn CEU's without leaving their desk!

To help you better prepare for the CAVS exam and your CAVS renewal, competencies within the CAVS Body of Knowledge will be identified for each webinar.

Plan for Strategic Healthcare Volunteer Engagement Advocate for Healthcare Volunteer Involvement
Attract and Onboard a Healthcare Volunteer Workforce Prepare Healthcare Volunteers for their Roles
Document Healthcare Volunteer Involvement Manage Healthcare Volunteer Performance and Impact
Acknowledge, Celebrate and Sustain Healthcare Volunteer Involvement    

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August

Virtual CAVS Study Group Part I

Thursday, August 23, 2018
2:00 p.m. ET, 1:00 p.m. CT, Noon MT, 11:00 a.m. PT
 
This session will introduce the volunteer resources role in the healthcare industry, including an overview of legal issues and preparation for the Joint Commission (TJC) and Det Norske Veritas (DNV) accreditation.  Questions raised in Session 1 that relate to legal or TJC issues will be addressed.
 
Learning Objectives:

  • Review the resources that are available to become knowledgeable on TJC or DNV requirements
  • Understand the overall role volunteer services in the hospital or hospice settings and learn where to study these topics
  • Explore how the CAVS study materials can help best overcome individual areas of opportunity.

Speaker:
Roseanna Galindo-Kuhn, CAVS, 2018 AHVRP At-Large Board member, 2018 AHVRP CAVS Committee Chair, Director, Volunteer Services, Enloe Medical Center, Chico, CA

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Virtual CAVS Study Group Part II

Thursday, August 30, 2018
2:00 p.m. ET, 1:00 p.m. CT, Noon MT, 11:00 a.m. PT
 
This session will introduce strategic planning and program enhancement.  There will be a focus on Risk Management and using technology to assist in program growth.  Questions raised in Session 1 & 2 that relate to risk, delegation and overall program growth will be addressed.   
 
Learning Objectives:

  • Understand the requirements of a volunteer program that minimizes risk for your healthcare setting
  • Be aware of the tools available for volunteer administrators to document all intake, training and evaluation requirements have been met
  • Identify what resources are available to CAVS candidates to best prepare for the exam and ensure a high quality program in your hospital.

Speaker:
Roseanna Galindo-Kuhn, CAVS, 2018 AHVRP At-Large Board member, 2018 AHVRP CAVS Committee Chair, Director, Volunteer Services, Enloe Medical Center, Chico, CA

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October

Discharge with Dignity: How the Thrift Shop can Make a Difference

Wednesday, October 24, 2018
2:00 p.m. ET, 1:00 p.m. CT, Noon MT, 11:00 a.m. PT

Will discuss concept and launch of "Discharge with Dignity" program for unfunded/indigent discharging patients. Share concept and process of working with Case Management and Care Transitions team to provide DME and other necessities to patient population vulnerable to readmission. Example of community awareness projects including fundraising fashion show, homeless outreach project, battery and light bulb recycle projects and acting as "Cool Zone" during warmer weather periods.

Learning Objectives:

  • Partner with Nursing Units and Case Management to "Discharge with Dignity"
  • Assist Care Transition Team with items for vulnerable patient population
  • Increase hospital positive perception in the community.

Speakers:
Linda Van Fulpen, CAVS, Manager of Volunteer Services,Sharp Grossmont Hospital, La Mesa, CA
Kay Andalis, CAVS, Junior Volunteer Coordinator, Sharp Grossmont Hospital, La Mesa, CA

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