2017 AMSN Convention

223 - The Problem with Risk Assessment Tools: Why Is Everyone at Risk?

Oct 14, 2017 11:15am ‐ Oct 14, 2017 12:30pm


Credits: None available.

Standard: $30.00
Members: $20.00

Description

Attendees will actively participate in several exercises that demonstrate how to evaluate risk assessment tools using nothing more than a smart phone and a piece of paper.

Contact hours available until 10/15/19.

Requirements for Successful Completion:

  • Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation.
  • You will be able to print your CNE certificate at any time after you complete the evaluation.

Conferences Committee Disclosures:

  • There are no disclosures to declare.

Speakers Conflict of Interest Disclosure:

  • There are no disclosures to declare.

Commercial Support and Sponsorship:

  • No commercial support or sponsorship declared.

Accreditation Statement:

This session is jointly provided by Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. (AJJ) and the Academy of Medical-Surgical Nurses (AMSN).

Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the California Board of Registered Nurses, Provider Number CEP 5387.

Learning Outcomes:

  • After completing this learning activity, the participant will assess inter-rater reliability and calculate coefficients by hand.
  • After completing this learning activity, the participant will be able to discuss the cut score and how it impacts the validity of a scale and calculate sensitivity, specificity, and predictive value of several tools for comparison purposes.


Speaker(s):

  • Sandra L. Siedlecki, PhD, RN, APRN-CNS, Senior Nurse Scientist, Office of Nursing Research & Innovation, Cleveland Clinic

Credits Available


The Problem with Risk Assessment Tools: Why Is Everyone at Risk? Exam

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