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Complexities of the Total Hip and Knee Replacement Patient: Advanced Interdisciplinary Care - Parsippany
Mar 22, 2019 | Contact Hours 6.30 | USD $229.99 | Parsippany, New Jersey
Complexities of the Total Hip and Knee Replacement Patient: Advanced Interdisciplinary Care is organized by PESI HealthCare and will be held on Mar 22, 2019 at Sheraton Parsippany Hotel, Parsippany, New Jersey, United States of America. The target audience for this medical event is Physical Therapists, Physical Therapist Assistants, Nurses, Occupational Therapists, Occupational Therapy Assistants, Athletic Trainers, Exercise Physiologists, Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialists, Rehabilitation Managers, Personal Trainers. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 6.3 contact hours. Conference Description: Your work with total joint patients can be rewarding - watching those you treat return to life and, at times, more function that they’ve experienced in years. But the pressure to get your patients there - and faster - can be maddening. Shorter rehab visits. Advanced surgical techniques. Medication management. Surgical complications. Take the pressure off by learning the latest evidence-based strategies in total joint replacement. Leave this seminar feeling confident to treat this growing population within a limited time so that you can get them back to the activities they once loved. Sharpen your skills by understanding the surgical procedure of hip and knee replacement and how surgical advancements can affect your plan of care. Face those difficult challenges like opioid management, wound care, infection prevention, and patient education head on with what you learn in this important seminar. Finally, gain hands-on experience you can use tomorrow to return patient’s function faster and reduce the possibilities of any setbacks. Conference Objectives are: • Demonstrate a functional approach to assess the LE as a connected chain. • Assess altered joint mechanics and muscle imbalance impact of joint function. • Compare and contrast traditional joint replacement approaches versus newer MIS and MSS surgical approaches. • Evaluate the advantages of computerized and robotic assisted replacement surgeries. • Address early signs of adverse events. • Assess a multi-modal approach to post-operative pain. • Recognize the accelerated return to activity timeline of today’s post-surgical patient. • Participate in hands-on lab practice sessions that will focus on advanced intervention strategies for the total hip and knee patient. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Mar 28, 2019 | CE 6.30 | USD $219.99 | Parsippany, New Jersey
Nursing Documentation: Proven Strategies to Keep Your Patients and Your License Safe is organized by PESI HealthCare and will be held on Mar 28, 2019 at Sheraton Parsippany Hotel, Parsippany, New Jersey, United States of America. The target audience for this medical event is Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, Clinical Nurse Specialists, Legal Nurse Consultants, Risk Managers. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 6.3 CE Credits. Conference Description: Join expert and legal nurse consultant, Brenda Elliff, to learn how to develop a systematic approach to documentation that will keep you, your patients and your license safe. You will learn how to identify and avoid risky documentation as well as how to correctly utilize electronic documentation and the correct technique for meaningful use. Brenda will show you, step by step, how to overcome your most complex documentation questions and challenges. This dynamic one-day program will include tools to improve your documentation including: • Time-saving tips for electronic documentation and EMR use • Documenting compliance, incident reports, and adverse events • Sample strategy worksheets for ease of data collection • Dangers with social media, email, and texting • Examples and case studies of correct and incorrect documentation Conference Objectives: • Identify a strategic nursing documentation system. • Describe how documentation is used to decide if you are guilty or innocent in a lawsuit. • Recognize the meaningful use criteria to meet reimbursement needs. • List how to best use features in computerized records to ensure reimbursement. • Identify how to prevent risky behavior when using social media and other forms of electronic communication. • Define how to use best practice and standard of care for documenting incident reports and adverse events. • Integrate the correct practices into your documentation to keep your license unblemished. • Summarize the common documentation mistakes and how to avoid and/or correct them.
Apr 29 - 30, 2019 | CME 14.60 | USD $369.99 | Parsippany, New Jersey
2-Day: 2019 Geriatric Conference is organized by PESI HealthCare and will be held from Apr 29 - 30, 2019 at Sheraton Parsippany Hotel, Parsippany, New Jersey, United States of America. This Conference has been approved for a maximum of 14.6 contact hours. Target Audience: • Nurses • Nurse Practitioners • Clinical Nurse Specialists • Physician Assistants • Physical Therapists • Physical Therapist Assistants • Occupational Therapists • Occupational Therapy Assistants • Speech-Language Pathologists • Social Workers 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. Objectives: 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.
Multicultural Awareness & Diversity: Powerful Strategies to Advance Client Rapport & Cultural Competence - Parsippany
May 31, 2019 | USD $229.99 | Parsippany, New Jersey
Multicultural Awareness & Diversity: Powerful Strategies to Advance Client Rapport & Cultural Competence is organized by PESI HealthCare and will be held on May 31, 2019 at Sheraton Parsippany Hotel, Parsippany, New Jersey, United States of America. Target Audience • Counselors • Social Workers • Psychologists • Case Managers • Addiction Counselors • Therapists • Marriage & Family Therapists • Nurses • Other Mental Health Professionals Course Description: Attend this workshop and reduce those fears by increasing your understanding of cultural experiences with which you are not personally or professionally familiar. Without learning multiple languages or becoming an expert on every possible culture, you can become more culturally competent and feel more confident in your ability to counsel any client from any culture. Beyond ethnicity, you will also explore issues of age, gender, sexuality, religion, acculturation, and social justice, as well as opportunities to strengthen the therapist’s own cultural self-awareness. Join Lambers Fisher, MS, LMFT, MDIV, for this adventure into the world of cultural competency. Take away immediately applicable and practical strategies to: • Improve assessment • Avoid ethical dilemmas • Overcome fears • Reduce unintentional cultural offense • Build significant therapeutic rapport • Help clients of any cultural background make meaningful change in their lives Objectives: • Implement the DSM-5 criteria and cultural formulation interview to accurately assess for cultural influences as it relates to diagnosis. • Recognize biases to improve clinical strategies, rapport, and engagement with a variety of clients. • Develop a deep understanding of the impact of varying cultural group experiences to enhance empathy in session. • Establish ethical standards for a culturally competent practice related therapeutic authority and self disclosure. • Utilize clinical strategies to address unintentional cultural offenses towards clients to increase treatment effectiveness. • Apply skills to overcome cultural barriers such as language, religion and different belief systems to improve session outcomes. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Jun 27 - 29, 2019 | CME 35.50 | USD $626 | Parsippany, New Jersey
Family Nurse Practitioner Certification Exam Review and Advanced Practice Update is organized by Fitzgerald Health Education Associates (FHEA) and will be held from Jun 27 - 29, 2019 at Parsippany, New Jersey, United States of America. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 35.50 Contact hours. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Adult-Gerontolgy Nurse Practitioner Certification Exam Review & Advanced Practice Update 2019 - Parsippany
Jun 27 - 28, 2019 | CME 32.10 | USD $559 | Parsippany, New Jersey
Adult-Gerontolgy Nurse Practitioner Certification Exam Review & Advanced Practice Update is organized by Fitzgerald Health Education Associates and will be held from Jun 27 - 28, 2019 at Parsippany, New Jersey, United States of America. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 32.10 Contact hours. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.