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Oct 20 - 25, 2019 | CME 56.00 | USD $1495 | Cherry Hill, New Jersey
43rd Semi-Annual Fall Family Medicine Review Course is organized by Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University and will be held from Oct 20 - 25, 2019 at Crowne Plaza Philadelphia-Cherry Hill, Cherry Hill, New Jersey, United States of America. Target Audience : Family Practitioners, General Practitioners, Internists, Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners, and Nurses. Accreditation : Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University designates this live activity for a maximum of 56.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. AAFP Credit This Live activity, 43rd Semi-Annual Spring and Fall Family Medicine Review with a beginning date of 3/17/2019 has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 56.0 Prescribed credit(s) by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. ABIM MOC Statement Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 56.0 MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Nursing Accreditation Temple University Hospital Department of Nursing is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Pennsylvania State Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. Registered Nurses will receive up to 56.0 Contact Hours Objectives : Diagnose and treat common Family Medicine problems using current and latest evidence based information • Improve psychomotor skills utilized in office practice • Prepare to pass the American Board of Family Medicine exam • Navigate the Knowledge Self-Assessment Modules (KSA) formerly S.A.M. required by the American Board of Family Medicine • Increase knowledge, competence, and performance through a comprehensive clinical review
Nov 01, 2019 | CME 6.50 | USD $150 | Cherry Hill, New Jersey
2nd Annual New Jersey Neurovascular Symposium is organized by Thomas Jefferson University (TJU) and will be held on Nov 01, 2019 at Crowne Plaza Philadelphia-Cherry Hill, Cherry Hill, New Jersey, United States of America. Target Audience: This course is designed for healthcare professionals in neurology, neurosurgery, emergency medicine, critical care medicine, and rehabilitation medicine who treat patients with or at risk for stroke. Accreditation: Physicians: Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Nurses: A maximum of 6.5 contact hours will be awarded to participants. Other Professional: Continuing Education Hour verification is provided to other professionals who successfully complete this symposium. A certificate of completion of 6.5 Continuing Education Hours will be provided. Course Description: This annual conference looks at stroke management from a systems of care perspective, from pre-hospitalization to endovascular & neurosurgical interventions. It focuses on early stroke recognition and determination of stroke severity, as well as the latest advances in treatment and the importance of individualized care in the hospital setting. The combined format of didactic presentations and case presentations will allow participants to observe and question the expert faculty as they discuss real patient cases, and demonstrate how to apply new information and clinical guidelines into their practices. Highlights include: • Keynote lecture by Alejandro Berenstein, MD, a pioneer in the field of Interventional Neuroradiology • Pre-hospital care and provider collaboration • Post-hospital care, stroke bundles and readmission tools • Endovascular therapy • Acute stroke care management • Cardiology in stroke care and management • Neuroradiology and imaging Content Areas: • Cardiology • Critical Care • Emergency Medicine • Neurological Surgery • Neurology • Radiology • Rehabilitation Medicine Course objectives: At the conclusion of this conference, participants should be able to: • Recognize and discuss assessment tools used to identify stroke and large vessel occlusion. • Assess the benefits of a Mobile Stroke Unit in acute stroke care. • Describe and explain a stroke bundle and its utility in stroke care. • Identify stroke readmission risk factors, recognize and apply risk stratification tools. • Describe and discuss the role of the cardiologist in stroke management. • Discuss and describe the impact of care coordination on critical stroke and neurosurgical patients using a collaborative model of telemedicine in Neuro-ICU. • Review the latest evidence based optimal medical and surgical management of the acute stroke patient. • Review updates related to endovascular management of patients with ischemic stroke. • Evaluate recommended imaging techniques for patients who present with symptoms of stroke, and list the initial imaging modalities utilized in acute stroke evaluation. • Discuss current treatment guidelines for carotid artery disease. • Describe risk and benefit of open endarterectomy, radial artery and femoral artery approaches. • Assess their individual practices in light of the information and discussions during the course, and identify specific strategies to implement as part of a continuing improvement process for their practices.
Nov 21, 2019 | Contact Hours 6.30 | Cherry Hill, New Jersey
Legal and Ethical Issues in Behavioral Health in New Jersey is organized by PESI HealthCare and will be held on Nov 21, 2019 at Holiday Inn Philadelphia-Cherry Hill, Cherry Hill, New Jersey, United States of America. This Course has been approved for a maximum of 6.3 contact hours / 6.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ / 6.25 Ethics continuing education credits. Target Audience: • Social Workers • Counselors • Psychologists • Marriage and Family Therapists • AODA Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse Counselors • Health Information Managers • Nurses • Medical Records Professionals Conference Description: Without the proper legal awareness needed to stay in compliance, you may face grave legal and financial consequences. This seminar will show you how to continue to help the people you’ve been trained to help while still protecting yourself from many legal pitfalls. If you attend only one seminar this year, make it this one. Join attorney Lois Fenner for an entertaining and enlightening day and leave with a greater understanding of the latest New Jersey laws as they relate to behavioral health. You will take home practical strategies to minimize and manage legal and ethical risks and you will learn how to immediately implement these risk reducing strategies into your practice. Conference Objectives are: • Establish practices for ensuring HIPAA compliance to protect client’s privacy and minimize risk of litigation. • Compare the different requirements for release of protected health information via subpoenas and court orders. • Explore the legal and ethical considerations for the treatment of minor populations in New Jersey with regard to age of consent, confidentiality and custody concerns. • Differentiate between the processes for voluntary and involuntary commitment for treatment and determine the clinician’s role in each. • Develop policies on ethical issues such as restraints, seclusion and informed consent. • Designate the treatment provider’s responsibilities relating to mental health issues and duty to warn law in New Jersey. Additional details will be posted as soon as information is available.
Dec 17, 2019 | Contact Hours 6.30 | USD $249.99 | Cherry Hill, New Jersey
The Ultimate Hands-On Wound Care Clinical Lab is organized by PESI HealthCare and will be held on Dec 17, 2019 at Holiday Inn Philadelphia - Cherry Hill, Cherry Hill, New Jersey, United States of America. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 6.3 Contact Hours. Target Audience: • Nurses • Nurse Practitioners • Nurse Educators • Physician Assistants • Physical Therapists • Physical Therapist Assistants • Nursing Home Administrators • Occupational Therapists • Occupational Therapy Assistants Course Description: In healthcare facilities across the country, billions of dollars are being spent annually on the treatment of skin care and wound management. You are on the front lines of providing care to patients with a variety of skin and wound conditions, and play a critical role in patient outcomes and your facility's reimbursement for services. There is no better way to learn all of the skills you need to provide state-of-the-art care for your patients than through Hands-On Clinical Labs. Attend this highly interactive seminar and learn wound care assessment skills by DOING! Through the use of wound care teaching models, wound care expert, Kim Saunders, will teach you proper wound assessment techniques. The Hands-On Clinical Lab will add a live, hands-on component to learning that will enhance your retention of skills and techniques covered. Practice identification, measurement and the applications of various products on life-like wound care models. These models provide a life-like simulation to allow for improved assessment of a wide variety of commonly-seen wound care presentations, including all stages of pressure ulcers, tissue types, undermining, tunneling, fissure and surgical dehiscence. Course Objectives: • Distinguish at least 6 tissue types found in chronic wounds. • Identify and differentiate at least 4 wound etiologies. • Compare and contrast 6 terms used to document peri-wound status. • Demonstrate accurate measurement and documentation of wounds, tunneling and undermining, according to the clock method, using a wound teaching model. • Identify and categorize at least 7 dressing types, including the indications for use, precautions and contraindications. • Develop an appropriate dressing/ treatment protocol for a wound, based upon exudate, wound status, and products discussed.