Upcoming Medical Conferences in Grand JunctionSearch Criteria : United States of America Grand Junction
Mar 07 - 08, 2019 | Contact Hours 14.00 | USD $335 | Grand Junction, Colorado
Trauma Care After Resuscitation (TCAR) Course is organized by Trauma Care After Resuscitation (TCAR) Education Programs and will be held from Mar 07 - 08, 2019 at St Mary's Medical Center - SCL Health, Grand Junction, Colorado, United States of America. The target audience for this medical event is registered nurses, physical therapists, paramedics, social workers, dietitians, respiratory therapists, speech and occupational therapists, LVNs/LPNs, and others who interact with the hospitalized trauma patient. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 14 Contact Hours. Course Description : Through instruction and advocacy, the mission of TCAR Education Programs is to expand the knowledge base and clinical reasoning skills of nurses who work with injured patients anywhere along the trauma continuum of care, particularly in the post-resuscitation phase. By partnering with trauma centers and trauma systems, TCAR Education Programs provides adult and pediatric inpatient nurses an outstanding learning experience designed to meet educational goals, improve patient outcomes, and fulfill regulatory requirements. Unlike standardized trauma programs targeted at prehospital and emergency care providers, this course was specifically created to meet the learning needs of INPATIENT trauma nurses. These live, 2-day educational offerings give hospital staff members the foundational, evidence-based information and critical thinking skills necessary to meet regulatory requirements and provide excellent care to this challenging patient population. TCAR Course Content : PART 1–Participants focus on concepts relevant to the nursing care of the injured, hospitalized patient: • The trauma care spectrum • The biomechanics of trauma • The body's response to injury PART 2–Learners participate in interactive, expanding case scenarios that address the needs of hospitalized patients with injuries to major body systems. Each module introduces specific trauma care concepts including pathophysiology, patient assessment, and complications. Surgical, medical, and nursing management options and outcome criteria are introduced while analyzing patients with: • Thoracic injury • Abdominal injury • Musculoskeletal injury • Craniocerebral injury • Spine and spinal cord injury Each interactive expanding case scenario promotes critical thinking, knowledge synthesis, and clinical reasoning skills by inviting learners to: • Incorporate injury biomechanics information • Analyze clinical assessment data • Suggest appropriate care interventions • Identify individuals at risk for deterioration • Prevent, recognize, and manage complications • Understand current trends and issues in trauma patient care • Predict each patient's care trajectory • Set realistic goals and evaluate outcomes Course Objectives: • Describe the trauma continuum of care. • Explain the biomechanics of common injuries. • Anticipate specific wounds and complications based on mechanism of injury information. • Discuss the body's multi-system responses to traumatic insults. • Incorporate physical assessment, imaging studies, and laboratory data to evaluate the hospitalized trauma patient. • Describe appropriate medical, surgical, and nursing interventions for frequently encountered injuries. • Interact with interdisciplinary team members to provide timely care to injured patients. • Prevent, identify, and manage complications common to the hospitalized trauma patient. • Identify realistic trauma patient goals and evaluate care outcomes. • Address the psycho-social needs of hospitalized trauma patients and their family members. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Mar 26 - 27, 2019 | Contact hours 17.65 | USD $350 | Grand Junction, Colorado
Trauma Nursing Core Course (TNCC) is organized by St. Mary's Medical Center - SCL Health and will be held from Mar 26 - 27, 2019 at St Mary's Medical Center - SCL Health, Grand Junction, Colorado, United States of America. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 17.65 contact hours. Conference Description: ENA developed the Trauma Nursing Core Course to establish a standardized body of trauma nursing knowledge and to improve the care of all trauma patients. This seventh edition course combines interactive learning with scenario-based assessments to give nurses a comprehensive learning experience. Conference Objectives: • A Systematic Approach of Initial Assessment: Nurses learn A–I mnemonic and the Trauma Nursing Assessment. • Evidence-based Content Written by Trauma Experts: 24 chapter comprehensive manual with dedicated chapters for special populations. • Hands-on Skill Stations: Nurses practice the systematic approach in real life situations with skilled instructors. • 5 Online Modules: Complete case studies taking nurses through an entire sequence of care. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Oct 09 - 12, 2019 | CME 10.00 | USD $1700 | Grand Junction, Colorado
Cycling CME Western Colorado is organized by Cycling CME and will be held from Oct 09 - 12, 2019 at SpringHill Suites Grand Junction Downtown/Historic Main Street, Grand Junction, Colorado, United States of America. The target audience for this medical event is Primary Care Physicians, Sports Medicine Physicians, PA-C's, and all medical providers interested in the importance of exercise and nutrition for health. Accreditation: 10.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ 10.0 AOA Category 1-A Credits Anticipated Conference Description: We are pleased to invite medical providers to join us for one of our unique Continuing Medical Education conferences with Cycling CME. Our CME conference emphasizes exercise as medicine, nutrition, common musculoskeletal problems and outdoor injuries, all areas important to the health of our patients. We purposefully design our conference to be small, helping to create an atmosphere conducive to interactive learning in a “hands-on” environment, including healthy cooking classes. Our goal is that attendees learn practical knowledge that they can apply easily to their practice and their patients health. In addition, we combine our CME with daily mountain biking in beautiful Western Colorado, including Fruita Colorado, which emphasizes our theme of exercise. If you enjoy interactive, practical education and mountain biking, please join us in 2019.