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Mar 03, 2020 | CME 7.00 | Hempstead, New York
3rd Annual Heart Failure Therapies Conference The Spectrum of Care in Heart Failure is organized by Northwell Health and will be held on Mar 03, 2020 at Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell, Hempstead, New York, United States of America. Credits Offered: • ABIM MOC Points - 7.00 • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ - 7.00 • Verification of Attendance - 7.00 Additional details will be posted as soon as information is available.
Mar 15 - 16, 2020 | CME 13.00 | Hempstead, New York
7th Annual Shining the Light on Wound Care: A Multidisciplinary Wound Care Symposium is organized by Northwell Health and will be held from Mar 15 - 16, 2020 at Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell, Hempstead, New York, United States of America. Target audience: Wound Care Specialists, Vascular Surgeons, Dermatologists, Podiatrists, Nutritionists, Physical Therapists, Orthotists, Prosthetists, Pedorthists, PAs, NPs, RNs, Residents, and Fellows. Credit designation: Northwell Health designates this live educational activity for a maximum of 13 AMA PRA category 1 credit™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity, Verification of Attendance - 13.00. Continuing education credits: Nursing credits: The American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) will accept 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ as equal to 1.0 ANCC contact hour. Statement of need: The need for this activity stems from the ever changing and expanding fund of knowledge that exists in the Wound Care field. Also the strain of chronic wounds on both the patient and health system as a whole provide reason to host an educational conference. This symposium will address current concerns and knowledge gaps as well as provide various solutions to everyday problems faced by wound care practitioners and patients. This CME activity aims to provide Wound Care professionals and specialists with up-to-date knowledge and techniques of current wound care practices. Program objectives: All Northwell Health CME activities are designed to improve patient care, safety and outcomes. At the conclusion of this conference, participants should be able to: • Review and dissect vascular anatomy and develop new techniques for wound debridement and determine how the results can be used to formulate treatment plans. • Assess the ways in which diabetes guides the formulation of medical, surgical, nutritional and podiatric treatment plans. • Discuss the use of current topical wound therapies for optimal wound healing. • Summarize advances in managing traumatic wounds and their impact on patients, including chronic wounds and wounds that have resulted in amputation. • Implement pain management innovations for chronic wound patients. • Review skills needed to assess wounds and demonstrate dressing management.