WEBINAR: Whistleblowing in Healthcare
PRESENTED BY: Kyle J. Gilrain LCSW
CE CREDITS: Approved for 2.5 CE Hours (Ethical or Clinical) by the New Jersey Social Work Continuing Education Approval Collaborative*.
The focus of this workshop will provide healthcare practitioners an understanding of the importance of whistleblowing as a mechanism for accountability in healthcare organizations, as well as, a basic understanding of whistleblowing and the impact on self and client.
Upon completion of this webinar participants will be able to:
- Describe key concepts and terms in professional ethics, law, and whistleblowing.
- Differentiate between public and private sector whistleblowing.
- Be able to define whistleblowing models.
- Define basic terms associated with whistleblowing.
- Understand the moral maze and terms associated with whistleblowing.
Moreover, the practitioner will learn the consequences to both self and patient when determining if they should blow the whistle on wrongdoing. The practitioner will also learn best practice models of whistleblowing.
Additionally, the webinar will feature real case studies in which violations of ethics have occurred. Additionally, learners will be presented with quantitative and qualitative research that has an emphasis on both ethics and whistleblowing.
CE Approval Information
This course, Whistleblowing in Healthcare, Approval #211011-623, provided by Rambler Mental Health is approved for continuing education by the New Jersey Social Work Continuing Education Approval Collaborative, which is administered by NASW-NJ. CE Approval Collaborative Approval Period: Monday, January 10, 2022 through August 31, 2022. New Jersey social workers will receive 2.5 Clinical or Ethics CE credits for participating in this course.
Many states accept CE events that are approved by another state’s NASW chapter. All program attendees are responsible for understanding the CE requirements, and approval entities, associated with their individual professional boards/licensing entities.