Healthcare Reform as Patient Advocacy

2 credit hours

Social factors, including the system of health care coverage, can dramatically affect patient outcomes. By participating in activities aimed at changing the relevant social structures, health care workers can improve patient and client outcomes.  Presenters: Elizabeth White, LCSW, an expert in health care systems and their impact on health care quality, and a therapist at Kaiser West Los Angeles. Marilyn Albert, BSN, NUHW staff member, 30 years experience in bedside care and nurse education.

Anesthesia Technologist
Audiologist, Speech Pathologist
Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor
Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)
EKG/ECG Technician/Technologist
Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN)
Medical Assistant
MRI Technologist
Nuclear Medicine Technologist
Occupational Therapist
Physical Therapist
Psychiatric Technician
Radiological Technologist
Registered Dietitian Nutritionist (RDN) and (NDTR)
Registered Nurse
Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT)
Certified Respiratory Therapist (CRT)
Respiratory Care Practitioner (RCP)

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