Upcoming Medical Conferences in Cedar RapidsSearch Criteria : United States of America Cedar Rapids
Nov 06 - 07, 2018 | CME 17.65 | USD $275 | Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Trauma Nurse Core Course (TNCC) is organized by UnityPoint Health - Cedar Rapids and will be held from Nov 06 - 07, 2018 at Kirkwood Community College, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, United States of America. Target Audience: TNCC may be attended by interested healthcare professionals; however, verification by ENA will only be awarded to registered nurses. Continuing Education: Full completion earns 17.65 contact hours: The following categories are designated: 17.65 Clinical, 17.65 Trauma, 0.50 Pediatric. The Emergency Nurses Association is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. Course Description: The purpose of TNCC is to provide nurses with the knowledge, critical thinking skills and hands-on training to provide expert care for trauma patients. Rapid identification of life-threatening injury and disease. Comprehensive patient assessment. Enhanced intervention for better patient outcomes. Course Objectives: Upon completion of this program, the participant will be able to discuss the etiology, mechanism of injury, assessment, signs and symptoms, diagnostic procedures, triage, and nursing/medical interventions of the following: • shock • brain and craniofacial • spinal trauma • chest trauma • pediatric trauma • geriatric trauma • abdominal • extremity trauma • burns • multiple trauma • stabilization and transport • bariatric trauma Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) Renewal Course by UnityPoint Health - Cedar Rapids (Nov 14, 2018)
Nov 14, 2018 | CME 3.75 | USD $50 | Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) Renewal Course is organized by UnityPoint Health - Cedar Rapids and will be held on Nov 14, 2018 at St. Luke's Helen G. Nassif Women's and Children's Center, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, United States of America. The target audience for this medical event is Registered nurses and other interested healthcare professionals. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 3.75 Contact Hours. Course Description: Purpose: The purpose of this program is to give the information needed to recognize the infant or child at risk of cardiac or respiratory arrest and prevent, if possible. The the program also provides cognitive and psychomotor skills necessary for resuscitation and stabilizing the infant in respiratory failure, shock or arrest. Course Objectives : At the completion of this program, the participant should be able to: • Recognize the two most common pre-arrest syndromes and describe interventions to prevent cardiopulmonary arrest in the pediatric patient. • Demonstrate the use of adjuncts for airway and mechanical breathing. • Demonstrate and prioritize various vascular access techniques, including intraosseous cannulation. • Discuss the indicators for emergency treatment of rhythm disturbances in children. • Develop priorities for the management of shock, respiratory failure, and cardiopulmonary arrest. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Jun 20 - 21, 2019 | Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Iowa Pharmacy Association (IPA) Annual Meeting is organized by Iowa Pharmacy Association (IPA) and will be held from Jun 20 - 21, 2019 at Cedar Rapids Marriott, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, United States of America. Conference Description: This conference is an opportunity for you to join your pharmacy colleagues from across the state to participate in the policy adoption process in the House of Delegates, network with Iowa’s pharmacy leaders, recognize your colleagues’ achievements and celebrate the past year! Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.