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Oct 16 - 19, 2020 | CME 45 | USD $799.00 | La Paz, Baja California Sur
Medical Spanish & Cultural Competency Conference is organized by Rios Associates and will be held from Oct 16 - 19, 2020 at Hotel Seven Crown Centro, La Paz, Baja California Sur, Mexico. Accreditation: McGraw Hill's Complete Medical Spanish Textbook and 45 AMA/ACEP/AAFP category 1 CME credit included. Course Description: Rios Associates objective is to bridge the language and cultural barrier gap between healthcare providers and Latino (Spanish speaking) patients. Rios Associates trainings help build rapport between healthcare providers and their patients, promote safe and high-quality patient care, improve patient satisfaction, enhance appropriate utilization of healthcare resources, as well as, increase preventive health activities and compliance. This 4-day, individually tailored conversational, medical and cultural Spanish CME conference consists of interactive live teaching, medical dialogues, role-plays/practice sessions, cross-cultural discussions and daily practice with our McGraw Hill's Complete Medical Spanish textbook. This method is highly suitable for those with limited time who must use their new language skills immediately. Participants who complete this 4-day intensive course will: • Acquire the ability to interview patients in Spanish in a culturally competent manner, take a medical history, conduct a physical examination, give prescription and follow-up instructions and intervene with medical emergencies, while taking cultural sensitivity into account to increase compliance. • Recognize a Spanish vocabulary of 1,500 to 2,000 general and medical terms. • Develop a good flow of speech in present, future, and past tenses, as well as the command form. • Obtain a degree of Cultural Competency concerning time, personal space, family dynamics, foods, health and particularly medical care. • Utilize the skills necessary to continue language acquisition through daily practice and personal experience. Classes are limited in size to give personal attention to each participant’s needs. Early registration is suggested to guarantee your place. Additional details will be posted as soon as information is available.
Nov 15 - 20, 2020 | CME 20 | Los Cabos, Baja California Sur
Topics in Emergency Medicine is organized by Northwest Seminars (NWS) and will be held from Nov 15 - 20, 2020 at Hyatt Ziva Los Cabos, Los Cabos, Baja California Sur, Mexico. Target Audience: This course is designed for physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, registered nurses, and all other medical care providers who must maintain state-of-the-art knowledge of the emergency medicine specialty or are impacted by it. Accreditation: The A. Webb Roberts Center for Continuing Medical Education of Baylor Scott & White Health designates this live activity for a maximum of 20 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Physician Assistants: The American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA) accepts certificates of participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by ACCME or a recognized state medical society. Physician assistants may receive a maximum of 20 hours of Category I credit for completing this program. Registered Nurses: This program offers 20 contact hours. Program Purpose: The practitioner of emergency medicine must possess evidence-based scientific background for competent clinical practice; maintain state-of-the-art knowledge of the specialty and all additional related disciplines; maintain an up-to-the-minute armamentarium of knowledge and skills for the selection and use of complex equipment, pharmacological agents, and procedures; manage self and colleagues to function toward common goals in providing consistent care in all settings in which emergency care is provided; serve as an expert in matters involving quality, safe and equitable health care delivery and support of other service providers, departments, institutions, and organizations dependent upon professional expertise. Presentations are designed to facilitate the acquisition of cognitive and technical skills as defined through evidence-based data translated to best practice standards by the pertinent governmental and professional organizations including the American College of Emergency Physicians, American College of Surgeons and the Emergency Nurses Association and abilities in one or more of the disciplines vital to the practicing professional. Objectives: At the conclusion of this activity, the participant will be able to: • Apply the pertinent physical and behavioral sciences as they impact and are affected by the planning, delivery, and monitoring of services inherent in the professions • Explain the selection, dosing considerations with methods of administration, safe use, contraindications and precautions of drugs based on their chemical and pharmacologic properties • Outline comprehensive patient management plans for the special patient population discussed • Apply the principles of safety and asepsis in the performance of all aspects of patient care regardless of the clinical environment in which the practice resides • Incorporate the published tenets of pertinent, recognized external organizations, institutions, and professional groups defining medical, legal, philosophical, ethical, and health care management standards.