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Aug 25 - 26, 2020 | Contact Hours 14.25 | USD $200 | Des Moines, Iowa
2020 ACLS for OB New Provider Course is organized by Unity Point Health Trinity and will be held from Aug 25 - 26, 2020 at UnityPoint Health - Iowa Methodist Medical Center, Des Moines, Iowa, United States of America. Intended Audience: The ACLS for OB New Provider Course is designed for registered nurses, nurse midwives, and physicians who care for pregnant and postpartum women. Continuing Education Credits: This program has been approved for 14.25 contact hours by the Iowa Board of Nursing Provider #31, UnityPoint Health – Des Moines. No partial credit will be awarded. Purpose: To provide certification in ACLS by the American Heart Association with an added component specific to the obstetric patient. Prerequisites: • You may access the Pre-Course Assessment by going to www.heart.org/eccstudent and the code to use is acls15. • Successful completion of the Pre-Course Assessment with a 70% or higher is required. Please print your score and email a copy to Melanie.email@example.com one week prior to class time. • If not received one week prior, you will be dropped from the class and billed a $25 administrative fee. • It is essential that you bring an American Heart Association ACLS Provider Manual to class. Objectives: On completion of this course, the participant should be able to: • Apply the BLS, Primary, and Secondary Assessments sequence for a systematic evaluation of adult patients. • Perform prompt, high-quality BLS, including prioritizing early chest compression and integrating early automated external defibrillator (AED) use. • Recognize respiratory arrest. • Perform early management of respiratory arrest. • Discuss early recognition and management of ACS, including appropriate disposition. • Discuss early recognition and management of stroke, including appropriate disposition. • Recognize bradyarrhythmias and tachyarrhythmias that may result in cardiac arrest or complicate resuscitation outcome. • Perform early management of bradyarrhythmias and tachyarrhythmias that may result in cardiac arrest or complicate resuscitation outcome. • Recognize cardiac arrest. • Perform early management of cardiac arrest until termination of resuscitation or transfer of care, including immediate post-cardiac arrest care. • Model effective communication as a member or leader of a high-performance team. • Evaluate resuscitative efforts during a cardiac arrest through continuous assessment of CPR quality, monitoring the patient’s physiologic response, and delivering real-time feedback to the team. • Recognize the impact of team dynamics on overall team performance. • Discuss how the use of a rapid response team or medical emergency team may improve patient outcomes. • Define systems of care. • Discuss the application of ACLS to the obstetric patient and identify considerations necessary for this population. • Identify physiological differences in the obstetric patient. Please note: Since this is a two-day course, the date shown reflects the first day of the class only. When you register, you are registered for both days even though only one day is shown. Additional details will be posted as soon as information is available.
Sep 17 - 18, 2020 | Des Moines, Iowa
Iowa Pharmacy Association (IPA) Annual Meeting 2020 is organized by Iowa Pharmacy Association (IPA) and will be held from Sep 17 - 18, 2020 at Hilton Des Moines Downtown, Des Moines, Iowa, United States of America. Additional details will be posted as soon as information is available.
Oct 06 - 08, 2020 | Des Moines, Iowa
91st Iowa Hospital Association (IHA) Annual Meeting is organized by Iowa Hospital Association (IHA) and will be held from Oct 06 - 08, 2020 at Community Choice Credit Union Convention Center, Des Moines, Iowa, United States of America. Additional details will be posted as soon as information is available.
Effectively Treat Behavior in Children: Traumatic Brain Injury, Autism Spectrum Disorder, Sensory Processing, Cognitive Limitations, PTSD and Other Challenges (Oct 16 - 17, 2020)
Oct 16 - 17, 2020 | USD $435 | Des Moines, Iowa
Effectively Treat Behavior in Children: Traumatic Brain Injury, Autism Spectrum Disorder, Sensory Processing, Cognitive Limitations, PTSD and Other Challenges is organized by Education Resources, Inc. (ERI) and will be held from Oct 16 - 17, 2020 at Blank Children's Hospital, Des Moines, Iowa, United States of America. Accredation: • This course meets the criteria for 13 contact hours (1.3 CEUs). • Approved provider of continuing education by the American Occupational Therapy Association #3043 for 13 contact hours - Intermediate Level Occupational Therapy Process: assessment, intervention. The assignment of AOTA CEU's does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products or clinical procedures by AOTA. • Approved sponsor by the state of IL Department of Financial and Professional Regulation for Physical Therapy. • The IN Board of Physical Therapy recognize other Board approvals. • ERI is an approved agency by the PT Board of CA. • Approved provider by the NY State Board of PT and the NY State Education Department for 15.6 contact hours. • NBCOT professional development provider - 13 PDUs This course is offered for up to 1.3 ASHA CEUs (Intermediate level, Professional area). • 12 hours of this course qualify toward the 20 hours requirement for NDTA re-certification. Course Description: Learn to most effectively treat children and adolescents with complex behavioral, sensory integration, TBI, Autism Spectrum (DSM-V-TR associated diagnoses), cognitive limitations, PTSD, and other developmental challenges using a new approach synthesizing behavioral, sensory integration, handling, mindfulness, activity, music, and developmental strategies. This hands-on lab course emphasizes practical evidence-based techniques integrating Positive Behavioral Support, Mindfulness, Therapeutic Movement, NDT, Neuropsychology, Sensory Integration, and sensory massage. Participants are armed with ready-to-go techniques. All participants receive reproducible, customizable copies of activities and strategies for home and school use. Emphasis will be placed on implementing new transdisciplinary intervention. Labs will improve participants’ effectiveness when sharing practical information and clinical research learned in this course with other therapists, parents and teachers. This course is designed for occupational, speech, physical, and mental health therapists as well as special educators, psychiatrists, and other professionals seeking to improve functional outcomes with children 3 to 21 years old. Participants will be able to apply course learning immediately to: • Assess and differentiate sensory integration and behavioral problems in infants, children, and adolescents. • Apply the assessment of sensory integration and behavioral problems to develop objective goals and apply appropriate intervention strategies (both contextual and direct) addressing each childs individual behavioral and/or sensory integration challenges. • Train teachers and therapists to effectively combine practical sensory integration, mindfulness, trauma informed, and behavioral strategies. • Use the FAB Trigger and Coping Forms to identify the most problematic environmental and body triggers for each child and the most effective coping strategies to promote self-regulation. • Implement advanced strategies for managing sensory integration and behavior problems (e.g., inattention, interrupting, screaming, swearing, kicking, biting, and hitting) during individual and group treatment sessions. • Learn to quickly develop home programs using the included forms (FAB: Activity Strategies to Promote Self-control, Pressure Touch, Environmental Adaptation, and Oral Sensory Strategies) for follow-up intervention across the childs school, OPD, hospital and home settings.
Oct 22 - 23, 2020 | Contact Hours 18 | USD $220 | Des Moines, Iowa
2020 Intermediate Fetal Monitoring Course is organized by Unity Point Health Trinity and will be held from Oct 22 - 23, 2020 at Iowa Methodist Medical Center, Des Moines, Iowa, United States of America. Intended Audience: The AWHONN Intermediate Fetal Monitoring Course is designed for registered nurses, nurse midwives, and physicians who have completed a basic or foundations of FHM course and who use fetal heart monitoring technology in the intrapartum perinatal setting. Continuing Education Credits: This program has been approved for 18 contact hours from AWHONN who is accredited as a provider of continuing education in nursing by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. No partial credit will be awarded. Course Overview: The purpose of the Intermediate Fetal Monitoring Course is to promote integration of knowledge and skills essential for clinical assessment, promotion, and evaluation of fetal well-being during labor. Objectives: On completion of this course, the participant should be able to: • Assess EFM tracing utilizing NICHD terminology. • Interpret EFM tracings, analyze uterine activity, and discuss the implications of contractions on fetal well-being. • Describe clinical interventions and the related maternal-fetal physiology. • Effectively communication patient data through verbal and documentation methods. • Describe roles and responsibilities of health care providers when using FHM in intrapartum care. • Demonstrate selected fetal monitoring skills. Please note: Since this is a two-day course, the date shown reflects the first day of the class only. When you register, you are registered for both days even though only one day is shown. Additional details will be posted as soon as information is available.
Iowa Psychiatric Society (IPS) Spring Conference is organized by Iowa Psychiatric Society (IPS) and will be held on Mar 26, 2021 at Des Moines University, Des Moines, Iowa, United States of America. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Feb 25 - Sep 14, 2020 | CME 17.5 | USD $3000 | Des Moines, Iowa
Physician Business Leadership Certification Program is organized by Iowa Hospital Association (IHA) and will be held from Feb 25 - Sep 14, 2020 at IHA Conference Center, Des Moines, Iowa, United States of America. Target Audience: Emerging and aspiring physician leaders. Accreditation: DO: Des Moines University (DMU) is accredited by the American Osteopathic Association (AOA) to provide osteopathic continuing medical education for physicians. DMU designates this program for a maximum of 17.5 AOA Category 2-A credits and will report CME and specialty credits commensurate with the extent of the physician’s participation in this activity MD: This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Iowa Medical Society (IMS) through the joint providership of DMU and the Iowa Hospital Association. DMU is accredited by IMS to provide continuing medical education for physicians. DMU designates this live activity for a maximum of 17.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Other health professionals: This live activity is designated for 17.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Description: Providers today face an era of change unlike any before. Reform policies, shifting requirements and fiscal uncertainty create a chaotic atmosphere for professionals and providers. During times like these, strong leaders with innovative and focused decision-making abilities are required. Participants in this program will gain the tools to become successful leaders in today’s complex health care environment. • Session One: Feb. 25, 2020 - IHA Conference Center • Session Two: April 28, 2020 - IMS Conference Room • Session Three: June 18, 2020 - IMS Conference Room • Session Four: Sept. 14, 2020 - IHA Conference Center