Announcement Detail

OAHQ: Preparing Transgender Patients for Surgery: An Awareness Initiative (5-10-2023)


Preparing Transgender Patients for Surgery: An Awareness Initiative




WHEN:   May 10, 2023      12:00 PM EST    (rescheduled from 3/22/23)

Details & Registration

COST:  FREE event for members of AzAHQ, FAHQ, GAHQ, MAHQ, NEAHQ, NCAHQ, OrAHQ, by selecting your association's ticket type.
             Non-members: $35.         Non-members also seeking OAHQ membership: $75

SPEAKERS: Christopher DiMichele, MSN, BSN, RN-BC

Senior Risk Manager, University Hospitals
Cleveland, Ohio


1. -RNs/ APRNs in attendance will verbalize what it means to be transgender.
2. -RNs/APRNs in attendance will Identify healthcare concerns for the transgender patient.
3. -RNs/APRNs in attendance will Identify a non-discrimination policy

1.0 CPHQ CEU planned. NAHQ approval requested.

CPHQ Content Outline addressed:
1.A.1. Support organizational commitment to quality
1.C.2. Provide education and training on performance, process
and quality improvement (e.g., including improvement methods, culture change, project and meeting management
4.A.1. Assess the organization’s culture of safety


NOTE:  This event, offered by an organization participating in Healthcare Quality Collective, is available at no cost for active members of each participating organization.  Participating organziations organize and host the events and are responsible for registration and certificate generation.  Registration processes are not all the same due to system differences.  Please reach out to the hosting organization if you are having difficulty with registration or your certificate of attendance.

Updated 4/8/23