KNOWLEDGE NETWORK*

At Owens & Minor, we are constantly involved in learning and expanding our
collective base of knowledge. When we share that knowledge and
expertise with our customers, we all learn and grow.
“Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn.”
– Ben Frankin

Continuing Education

The HALYARD KNOWLEDGE NETWORK* is a dynamic collection of educational programs designed to provide the insights and information on relevant healthcare issues healthcare professionals need to improve staff competency, safety, infection prevention and patient outcomes. There is no charge to take any KNOWLEDGE NETWORK* course.

Most programs are accredited to provide Continuing Education credit for Nurses, Surgical Technologists, or Central Service/Sterile Processing Department professionals.  KNOWLEDGE NETWORK* programs are available in several formats, including: Online, Sales Rep Facilitated, Faculty Facilitated

346,784 Accredited
Programs Delivered

51 Course Curriculum
23,593+ Knowledge Network Courses

Delivered in 2020.

About Owens & Minor Halyard

Value-Added Learning

This value-added service provides knowledge to improve:
– Patient outcomes
– Staff competency
– Staff protection
– Hospital/facility risk reduction

Online courses

Halyard Online Education

Online courses and Independent Study Guides, accessed at your convenience.  Courses are accessible at your convenience through Pfiedler Enterprises.

Onsite Programs

Halyard Onsite Training

In-facility programs facilitated by your HALYARD representative.

Live Presentations

Owens & Minor Halyard Live Presentations

Live presentations by HALYARD faculty, for your facility meetings and conferences.

Due to availability of Speakers and Sales Representatives, unfortunately not all on-site or live requests can be fulfilled. To request and check feasibility of on-site or live course facilitation, please complete the Rep/Speaker-Facilitated Course Request Form.  We will make every effort to provide the education you request.

Deep Expertise

Excellence In Sterile Processing Courses

Our Excellence in Sterile Processing (ESP) curriculum offers more than 25 courses that address Central Sterile Processing requirements.  Other wrap companies can’t come close.

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KNOWLEDGE NETWORK* - Continuing Education Programs

Following is a complete listing of currently-available KNOWLEDGE NETWORK* programs. Contact your Owens & Minor Global Products representative for more information about any of these courses.

Course Title Topic CE Credit Delivery Method Description
A Pathway Forward from COVID-19: Strategies for Sustainable Readiness COVID 19 Healthcare professionals can earn 1.5 contact hours for the completion of this program Webinar

While the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has created multiple challenges for healthcare personnel, it has […]

An Update on the COVID-19 Vaccines: Lessons Learned for Optimizing Vaccine Awareness and Availability COVID 19 Healthcare professionals can earn 1.5 contact hours for the completion of this program Webinar

This webinar program will review the current COVID-19 vaccines that are currently available in […]

COVID-19 and Beyond: Quelling the Pandemic using Diagnostics, Therapeutics, and Vaccinations COVID 19 Healthcare professionals can earn 1.5 contact hours for the completion of this program Webinar

This webinar program will review the important role that a combination approach of diagnostics, […]

Making Sense of 2020: Ensuring Clinical Care Continuity and Operations-An Infection Prevention Perspective COVID 19 Healthcare professionals can earn 1.5 contact hours for the completion of this program Webinar

2020 was been quite a year for healthcare, infection prevention and control, and general […]

Ensuring Safe Healthcare Delivery: Implementing CDC’s Core Elements of Infection Prevention and Control Infection Prevention Healthcare professionals can earn 1.5 contact hours for the completion of this program Webinar

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has published extensive guidance on recommended Core […]

Crushing the COVID-19 Pandemic: A Review of Testing, Therapeutics, and Vaccination Options to Curb the Spread COVID 19 Healthcare professionals can earn 1.5 contact hours for the completion of this program Webinar

This webinar program will review the most current evidence-based practices for the recognition, testing, […]

Breaking Through Myths about COVID-19 Vaccinations: Strategies to Foster Transparent and Evidence-Based Communications with Patients and Healthcare Providers COVID 19 Healthcare professionals can earn 1.5 contact hours for the completion of this program Webinar

This webinar program will review the important caveats associated with the recent FDA Emergency […]

Conquering Pandemics: A Long-Term Strategy to Preparedness Across the Continuum of Care Pandemic Healthcare professionals can earn 1.5 contact hours for the completion of this program. Webinar

In the recent months, the global healthcare system has been tremendously impacted both clinically […]

Breaking the Chain of Transmission: Addressing the 3 Most Common Sources of HAI Transmission HAI Healthcare professionals can earn 1.5 contact hours for the completion of this program Webinar

The complex topic of Healthcare Associated Infections (HAIs) can be simplified into three major […]

Making Sense of Respiratory Infections: Is it COVID or Something Else? COVID 19 Webinar

The COVID-19 Pandemic has created many challenges for both healthcare and community settings. As […]

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