Changing glove manufacturers can be a daunting task because surgeons and staff tend to have strong preferences about particular brands. A well-planned conversion, however, can overcome biases and benefit the bottom line. In this webinar, you will gain insight into value analysis, how to evaluate direct and indirect costs associated with glove changes, the importance of staff education, and the elements of a successful vendor partnership.
Wed, Jun 23, 2021 · 12:00 PM Eastern Time (US & Canada) (GMT -4:00)
  • Discuss the ways in which glove standardization can save ordering time, money, and storage space.
  • Identify how to achieve multiple clinical goals, such as the use of latex-free gloves and double gloving, during a conversion.
  • Describe the process for implementing glove standardization at your facility.
Sheila Mays, MHA, BSN, CASC
Director, Professional Education , Molnlycke Health Care
Sheila Mays, MHA, BSN, RN, CASC, is Director of Professional Education, US, at Mölnlycke Health Care. She is responsible for professional education initiatives for the US Surgical and Wound Care franchise at Mölnlycke, including continuing education, speaker program development, webinars, and management of www.connect2know.com, the company’s online education portal. She leads a team of clinical specialists who support customers and the Mölnlycke sales force with their professional development needs through webinars, CE programs, speaker presentations, and other professional education activities.
LuAnn Landis, BSN, RN, CNOR
Nurse Manager, Surgical Services, BayCare Health System
LuAnn Landis is a Registered Nurse with more than 24 years of experience in both surgical services and L&D, in the Tampa, Florida, area. She received her BSN from the University of South Florida in Tampa. Prior to being a nurse, LuAnn was a police officer. She has a passion to help people. LuAnn has worked at several major institutions in the Tampa area, and is currently Nurse Manager of Surgical Services at BayCare Health System. She manages 10 OR suites, the endoscopy suites, and more than 50 employees. She is the main liaison with the surgeons.
Carrie Shapiro, CMP
Senior Conference Manager
Carrie Shapiro, CMP is the Senior Conference Manager for the OR Manager Conference and OR Business Management Conference. She has more than 25 years of experience in business-to-business media organizing trade shows, conferences and industry events.