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Sep 26 - 27, 2019 | CME 14.00 | USD $335 | Greeley, Colorado
Trauma Care After Resuscitation (TCAR) Course is organized by Trauma Care After Resuscitation (TCAR) Education Programs and will be held from Sep 26 - 27, 2019 at North Colorado Medical Center, Greeley, Colorado, United States of America. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 14 Contact hours. Course Description : 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 Learner Outcomes: By the end of the class, participants will be able to: • Describe the trauma continuum of care. • Explain the biomechanics of common injuries. • Anticipate specific wounds and complications based on a 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.
Annual OSHA Training and Compliance Seminars for Dental Professionals : Fall 2019 Retraining Seminars - Greeley
Oct 02, 2019 | CE 4.00 | USD $120 | Greeley, Colorado
Annual OSHA Training and Compliance Seminars for Dental Professionals : Fall 2019 Retraining Seminars is organized by Kim Laudenslager and will be held on Oct 02, 2019 at DoubleTree by Hilton Greeley at Lincoln Park, Greeley, Colorado, United States of America. This CE Course has been approved for a maximum of 4 CE Credits. Course Description: These seminars are designed for dental professionals who need INITIAL and/or RETRAINING. The courses will be a fast paced review of material OSHA requires for annual training. In addition, the most current information available on infection control procedures, infectious diseases and product reviews will be presented. Individuals who have not had previous training are encouraged to attend one of the initial training seminars. Handouts and resource information will be provided at the course for all participants. In addition to attending this seminar, each office will need to conduct a staff meeting sometime following the course to complete and customize their training program. Course Synopsis & Objectives: Current information on infection control procedures, infectious diseases and product reviews will be presented. Topics covered will include; CDC recommended infection control guidelines in dentistry, CDC guidelines for hand hygiene in health care settings, review of exposure incident protocol, record keeping protocol and infectious waste disposal guidelines. At the end of the course, all attendees should: • Understand the basic principles of dental infection control • Be aware of safety issues involved in dental care for both the practitioner and patient • Be able to apply current infection control principles and guidelines to everyday practice • Be knowledgeable about requirements of the OSHA Bloodborne Pathogen Standard • Be knowledgeable about requirements of the OSHA Hazard Communication Standard Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Nov 15, 2019 | CME 4.00 | USD $225 | Greeley, Colorado
Cannabis in Primary Care: What to Know for Patients in Pain is organized by CuraCore MED and will be held on Nov 15, 2019 at DoubleTree by Hilton Greeley at Lincoln Park, Greeley, Colorado, United States of America. Course Description: Medical professionals face many questions when it comes to cannabis. How does it work? Is it safe? Is it working? Is it legal? This course aims to educate medical professionals about the science and safety of cannabis. We recognize the need for primary care providers to acquire knowledge about non-opioid approaches for controlling pain. This includes neuropathic, inflammatory, musculoskeletal, and cancer-associated pain. The class is open to physicians and allied healthcare professionals who are seeking factual information about cannabis. Continuing Education Information: American Academy of Medical Acupuncture designates this live activity for a maximum of 4 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. This Live activity, Cannabis in Primary Care Medicine - What to Know for Patients in Pain, from 11/15/2019 - 11/13/2020, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 3.75 elective credit(s) by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Goal: The goal of this program is to equip primary care practitioners with the scientific and evidence-based information they need in order to educate their patients about the risks and benefits of cannabis for patients with acute and chronic pain. Objectives: • List ten active constituents commonly found in cannabis formulations. • Describe the mechanism of action of cannabinoids and terpenes. • Contrast the effects of delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol and cannabidiol on the endocannabinoid system. • Critique labels of cannabis products and certificates of analysis in order to identify potential hazards versus benefits of available formulations. • Determine the unique risks of cannabis for pediatric and geriatric patients. • Specify commonly recommended starting doses for cannabis products based on available research. • Define what a certificate of analysis is and the information it contains. • Identify additional testing measures needed in order to assess product quality and reliability. • Describe ways to assess patients in order to determine whether cannabis is effective for pain. Additional details will be posted as soon as information is available.