Upcoming Medical Conferences in White PlainsSearch Criteria : United States of America White Plains
Mar 01 - 02, 2019 | Contact Hours 17.40 | USD $435 | White Plains, New York
Post Concussion Syndrome: Rehab for Vestibular, Balance and Related Symptoms Session 2 is organized by Education Resources, Inc. (ERI) and will be held from Mar 01 - 02, 2019 at White Plains, New York, United States of America. The target audience for this medical event is Physical Therapists, Physical Therapist Assistants, Occupational Therapists, Occupational Therapist Assistants, and Athletic Trainers working with individuals at risk or who have sustained a concussion as a result of a fall, MVA, sports injury, head trauma, or other accident. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 17.4 Contact hours. Course Description: Concussion is a common and potential disabling condition that affects people of all ages as a result of trauma sustained in sport, motor vehicle crashes, military service, work and recreational accidents. This course is designed to aid in the identification of the multifaceted nature of concussion, and will help you effectively treat PCS patients and become part of an effective team approach to recovery. You will learn about clinical trajectories, stages of recovery and predictors of recovery time, differential diagnoses as well as comprehensive treatment techniques. You will be able to perform an effective evaluation as well as learn about the latest research in assessing and managing PCS to successfully get your patients back to their prior functioning levels. This course builds in extensive LAB time for a hands-on style of learning. Course Objectives: • Identify the signs and symptoms of concussion. • Apply current research to diagnosis and treat post-concussion syndrome. • Define your role and become an effective member in a multi-discipline team approach to recovery. • Produce an effective post concussion evaluation from on-field assessment to the clinic. • Implement treatment strategies to successfully manage your PCS patients. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Mar 06, 2019 | CME 6.30 | USD $229.99 | White Plains, New York
Nursing Documentation: Proven Strategies to Keep Your Patients and Your License Safe is organized by PESI HealthCare and will be held on Mar 06, 2019 at Crowne Plaza Hotel, White Plains, New York, 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 contact hours. 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. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.