Upcoming Medical Conferences in DedhamSearch Criteria : United States of America Dedham
Mar 08 - 10, 2019 | CME 26.00 | Dedham, Massachusetts
3-Day Physician Assistant PANCE/PANRE Review Course is organized by CME Resources, Inc and will be held from Mar 08 - 10, 2019 at Hilton Boston/Dedham, Dedham, Massachusetts, United States of America. The target audience for this medical event is Physician assistants. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 26 hours of AAPA Category 1 (pre-approved) CME Credits. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Mar 25 - 26, 2019 | CME 14.60 | USD $369.99 | Dedham, Massachusetts
2-Day: 2019 Geriatric Conference is organized by PESI HealthCare and will be held from Mar 25 - 26, 2019 at Hilton Boston/Dedham, Dedham, Massachusetts, United States of America. The target audience for this medical event is Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, Clinical Nurse, Specialists, Physician Assistants, Physical Therapists, Physical Therapist Assistants, Occupational Therapists, Occupational Therapy Assistants, Speech-Language Pathologists, Social Workers. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 14.6 contact hours. Course Description : Are you keeping up with the current recommendations and guidelines? No matter your specialty, you MUST know how to address the unique concerns of the older adults under your care. Geriatrics is a field in and of itself, but many of us haven't had extensive training on the nuances and complexities that make treatment challenging. In this comprehensive program, geriatric expert, Steven Atkinson, will guide you through the normal and abnormal changes of the aging mind and body, providing you with the knowledge that will improve the care you provide. Steven is passionate about his work and looks forward to sharing his expertise with you. Leave with practical and insightful tips and tools you can use the next day! • Identify complications and respond more appropriately. • Confidently and effectively communicate with patients and their families. • Provide safer and more effective care. Get Management Strategies and More for : • Alzheimer's Disease & Dementias. • Pain Management. • Geriatric Pharmacology. • Geriatric Emergencies. • Managing Challenging Behaviors. • Caregiver Stress & Burnout. • And Much More. Conference Objectives are : Day One : Session 1: Differentiating Dementias. Session 2: Geriatric Pharmacology: Tools for the Healthcare Professional. Session 3: Pain Management in the Elderly. Day Two : Session 1: Managing Geriatric Behaviors: Wandering, Aggression, Malnutrition and More. Session 2: Geriatric Emergencies. Session 3: Top Ten Medications to Avoid in the Geriatric Patient.
May 20 - 21, 2019 | USD $369.99 | Dedham, Massachusetts
2-Day Managing Patient Emergencies: Critical Care Skills Every Nurse Must Know is organized by PESI HealthCare and will be held from May 20 - 21, 2019 at Hilton Boston/Dedham, Dedham, Massachusetts, United States of America. Target Audience: • Nurses • Nurse Practitioners • Clinical Nurse Specialists Conference Description: Mrs. Kelp is admitted with pneumonia and right-sided heart failure. Twenty minutes after admission, she develops worsening dyspnea and hypotension. • Are you prepared to manage her unstable condition? • Do you know what respiratory measures are necessary? • Do you know the best way to manage her hypotension? The patients in our hospitals are sicker than ever before. It is not uncommon to find patients on regular medical floors with central lines, chest tubes, pacemakers and AICDs. Some nursing homes are accepting patients on ventilators, and patients are now being sent home on vasoactive drips such as dobutamine. Even though acuity levels are higher, you are still caring for many patients and don't have the luxury of frequent, comprehensive assessments. Therefore, it is important to be able to rapidly assess and implement appropriate interventions. Attend this seminar to sharpen your skills and leave prepared to identify and manage your next patient emergency! Conference Objectives: • Describe two types of rapid assessment techniques and how to employ them for the best results during a patient emergency. • Evaluate techniques for getting critical information during a rapid patient assessment. • Investigate EARLY assessment findings in clinical syndromes that may progress rapidly and cause life-threatening conditions. • Prioritize nursing actions for specific neurological, cardiac, respiratory and endocrine emergencies. • Review care of the diabetic patient in diabetic ketoacidosis versus HHNK/HHS. • Define heart failure with regards to left- and right-sided failure. • Identify patient populations who are at high-risk for bedside emergencies. • Discuss how to integrate assessment data and critical lab findings into the plan of care for a patient experiencing a life-threatening emergency. • Explain a strategic approach in evaluating abdominal pain for the most accurate assessment. • Contrast the difference between ischemic and hemorrhagic stroke in both symptoms and treatment priorities. • Recognize the most common causes of arterial blood gas abnormalities. • Analyze pain management and sedation options for the patient experiencing an acute illness. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.