Orchard Hospital held its Employee Skills Fair on Thursday, March 2, 2017. This year’s Skills Fair was broken down into clinical and non-clinical sections. The Skills Fair is an opportunity for employees to learn new information, receive updates on existing policies and procedures, and prove competency on clinical skills.
Some of the topics covered in the Skills Fair were Pharmaceutical Waste/EVS Waste, hand washing, PICC Line and IV Dressing Changes.
The Skills fair was planned and implemented by Infection Control/Education, ER department, Surgery Nursing staff, Acute Care Nursing Staff, materials Management Director, Employee Health, Lab Manager, Quality/Risk Director and Radiology Department.