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Bring AMP to Your Hospital

 
 

Johns Hopkins Activity and Mobility Promotion (JH-AMP)™ is an inter-professional program aiming to support hospitals and health care providers that want to change the culture of patient immobility, providing frontline caregivers and hospital leaders with the tools and support needed to design and implement structured quality improvement processes to successfully increase patient activity and mobility.

Conferences
 

#EndPJparalysis Global Summit

Our experts, including our director Michael Friedman, will be discussing the impact of deconditioning on patients and how encouraging mobility can improve outcomes at the 2021 #EndPJparalysis Global Summit! This virtual event is free to attend.
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Implementation
 

Tools, Resources and Hands-on Training

We offer a range of resources to help you bring JH-AMP to your institution, from free downloadable tools to in-depth training sessions.

If you're not sure where to start, a Hospital Consultation and Report can help.
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Conferences
 

Annual Hospital Activity and Mobility Conference

Each spring, JH-AMP hosts our Hospital Activity and Mobility Conference. Our mobility experts, alongside guest speakers from around the world, use the conference as an opportunity to help other institutions create or expand a culture of mobility.

Save the date for April 2022 for our 5th annual conference.
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Education
 

Frontline Training

Train your team the way we train ours. Our Frontline Onboarding and Competency Training course educates frontline staff on immobility harm and how to utilize functional measurement tools. And with our Mobility Trainer Certificate course, you can empower your organization’s educators to train front-line staff in safely and effectively mobilizing patients.
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Education
 

Free Webinars

Our experts are working to provide free webinars in lieu of in-person conferences to help clinicians continue to prioritize patient activity and mobility.
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Conferences
 

Critical Care Rehabilitation Conference

Attend the annual Johns Hopkins Critical Care Rehabilitation Conference on November 4-6, 2021, to learn how to bridge the interdisciplinary gap from research to the bedside and bring together clinical experts who are creating a culture based on proactive rehabilitation.
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  • #everyBODYmoves Resources

    Get access to free flyers, posters and tools designed to help you educate and motivate your team.

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  • Join the Conversation

    Stay up-to-date on the latest patient mobility news and research by following us on Twitter @HopkinsAMP.

 

By focusing on mobility, we are able to improve patient outcomes, expedite recovery time and shorten length of stay. Introducing this initiative has led to greater patient engagement and improved experience. More importantly, we are able to bring patients back to independence.

- Michelle D’Alesandro, Director of Medical Nursing at Johns Hopkins Bayview

 

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Learn more about how we can help you implement a JH-AMP program at your institution.

 
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