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January 14, 24 & February 11, 2022

12:00 - 1:30 p.m.

Communication skills training for COVID-19 vaccination

This webinar is designed to improve the counseling skills of clinicians for discussing COVID-19 vaccination with pregnant and postpartum people, parents and caregivers of young children, and families. It is a partnership between the Perinatal-Neonatal Quality Improvement Network of Massachusetts, Massachusetts Department of Public Health, and the Center for Integrated Primary Care at UMass Chan Medical School. Register here

January 25, 2022

10:00 - 11:00 a.m.

Webinar: Infection control in assisted living

The Massachusetts Assisted Living Association hosts this webinar about the role of PPE in preventing disease transmission, ways to engage staff in PPE education and training, and how to prepare for "Pandemic 2.0." Register here

January 27 & February 3, 2022

8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

SPEAK UP Champions implicit and explicit racial bias education

This workshop aims to educate perinatal professionals in Massachusetts about quality improvement strategies to support individuals and groups with dismantling racism, providing quality equitable care, and reducing health disparities. Register here

February 7, 2022

1:00 p.m.

The exhaustion epidemic: Examining the COVID-19 burnout crisis in health care

The coronavirus pandemic has left health care workers beyond mentally fatigued and many are leaving the industry as a result. STAT News hosts this virtual event to discuss ways to support and retain clinicians and staff. Register here