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Jul 17 - 20, 2019 | Credits 27.75 | USD $1295 | Providence, Rhode Island
Emergency and Urgent Care Live Course is organized by American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) and will be held from Jul 17 - 20, 2019 at Rhode Island Convention Center, Providence, Rhode Island, United States of America. Credits: Approved for up to 27.75 AAFP Prescribed credits - 20 for attending the course and another 7.75 for participating in optional sessions (additional fees and registration apply). Description: Improve patient satisfaction while learning the latest required emergency care updates. Learn best practices on relevant clinical topics, including stroke, vascular emergencies, cellulitis, sports injuries, and more. Topics: • Animal Bites and Stings • Best Practices Recap • Care of Transgender Patients in the ER & UC • Cellulitis and Cellulitis Mimics • Common Skin Rashes • Dental Pain and Injuries • Dizziness and Vertigo • Dysuria and Urinary Tract Infections • Electrolyte Imbalance – Magnesium, Potassium, Sodium, Calcium • Fatal Headaches • Gastrointestinal Emergencies – Acute Abdominal Pain • HIV Prophylaxis Guidelines • International Traveler Disease Recognition Update • Interventions to Abandon in the ER/UC • Metacognition and Medical Decision Making: Taking Steps to Avoid Bias • OB Emergencies • Patient Satisfaction and Health Care Literacy • Pediatric Emergencies • Pediatric Fevers • Physician Wellness: Tools to Combat Burn-out • RSV Bronchiolitis • STOP Sports Injuries: Pediatric Overuse Injury Prevention and Treatment • Stroke and Stroke Mimics • Stump the Expert – Panel Discussion • Top 10 Hot Topics this Year • Vascular Emergencies Learning Objectives: • Prepare treatment plans for patients who present to emergency departments and/or urgent care clinics. • Evaluate, diagnose, and treat patients with acute health needs affecting any number of body systems, including cardiovascular, respiratory, neurological, maternity, psychological, or musculoskeletal conditions. • Incorporate emergency plans into practice, including written protocols and necessary equipment/tools for treatment.
Jul 24 - 27, 2019 | CME 22.75 | USD $1350 | Providence, Rhode Island
Comprehensive Colposcopy is organized by American Society for Colposcopy and Cervical Pathology (ASCCP) and will be held from Jul 24 - 27, 2019 at Omni Providence Hotel, Providence, Rhode Island, United States of America. This Conference has been approved for a maximum of 22.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Description: This evidence-based course is designed for the beginning/intermediate colposcopist. It will also benefit clinicians needing updated information about the Cervical Cancer Screening Guidelines, the Updated Consensus Guidelines for Managing Abnormal Cervical Cancer Screening Tests and Cancer Precursors, Colposcopy Standards and new concepts about HPV screening and triage, treatment methods, and HPV epidemiology. The course is designed to improve competencies, medical knowledge, practice-based learning, patient outcomes, and /or systems-based practice. The participant should be a licensed physician or advanced practice clinician with an advanced clinical degree from an accredited institution and who makes a gynecologic diagnosis and management decisions. Educational Objectives: Upon completion of this educational activity, participants should be able to: • Describe the anatomy, cytology, histology, and colposcopic findings of the normal and abnormal cervix, vagina, and vulva (medical knowledge); • Elicit and document an appropriate history including risk factors for lower genital tract neoplasia (medical knowledge, practice-based learning); • Define the pathophysiology of lower genital tract neoplasia, including the role of oncogenic HPV in preinvasive and invasive diseases of the cervix, vagina, and vulva (medical knowledge); • Define the Bethesda System of cervicovaginal terminology (medical knowledge); • Apply new standards for cervical cancer screening, including HPV testing (systems-based practice); • Describe the prevention of cervical neoplasia and genital warts using prophylactic HPV vaccines (medical knowledge); • Discuss the challenges of colposcopy and management of cervical neoplasia for selected patient populations such as adolescents, women infected with HIV, underserved women, and pregnant women (medical knowledge, practice-based learning, patient outcomes) • Perform appropriate cytologic sampling, colposcopic evaluation, and biopsies (including endocervical sampling), and become familiar with instrumentation and necessary supplies (practice-based learning); • Recognize the diagnostic characteristics of cervical abnormalities (low-grade and high-grade cervical lesions as well as adenocarcinoma in-situ and cervical cancer) on cytologic, colposcopic, and histologic exam (practice-based learning); • Interpret and correlate cytologic, colposcopic, and histologic results (practice-based learning); • Formulate a plan of care for the management of women with Pap test abnormalities according to the most recent ASCCP Consensus Guidelines, the ASCUS/LSIL Triage Study (ALTS), and other evidence-based guidelines (practice-based learning, systems-based practice, patient outcomes); • Describe, but not perform, treatment options to include cryosurgery and electrosurgical loop excision procedure (LEEP) of the cervix (practice-based learning); • Summarize and explain the diagnosis and management of vulvar and vaginal neoplasia (medical knowledge, practice-based learning); and, • Provide appropriate patient education and support (medical knowledge, interpersonal and communication skills).
Aug 12, 2019 | Contact H 6.30 | USD $229.99 | Providence, Rhode Island
Suicide & Self-Harm: Stopping the Pain is organized by PESI HealthCare and will be held on Aug 12, 2019 at Providence Marriott Downtown, Providence, Rhode Island, United States of America. This Conference has been approved for a maximum of 6.3 contact hours. Target Audience: • Social Workers • Psychologists • Counselors • Teachers • School Administrators • Marriage & Family Therapists • Case Managers • Addiction Counselors • Therapists • Nurses • Other Mental Health Professionals Course Description: Using case studies taken from his 45-year career as a suicidologist and the DSM-5®’s expanded and comprehensive approach to suicide and self-mutilation – Jack Klott will bring to life the ideas, theories and concepts presented in this engaging one-of-a-kind workshop. After examining the goals of suicide and the goals that the self-mutilator desires to achieve, you will delve into treatment strategies that will help guide your client to achieve those goals with other, less damaging strategies. You will learn which personality types are most vulnerable to acts of suicide and self-mutilation, as well as the essential link between these behaviors and addiction disorders. Most importantly, your attention will be focused on the treatment relationship and the key to hope for both the suicidal and the self-harm clients. Objectives: • Implement a risk assessment strategy that helps clinicians determine which clients present the highest risk for suicide and self-harm. • Analyze the concept of suicide “contracts” and communicate their impacts on clients, clinicians, and clinical vigilance. • Explain how intent differentiates self-mutilation from suicide attempts and accurately identify the one form of self-mutilation that is a warning sign for potential suicide completion. • Implement techniques for effectively intervening in crisis situations and develop a strategy for determining when and how to hospitalize clients. • Articulate the role of addictions in the suicidal and self-mutilating population and employ a multi-faceted therapeutic approach that ensures client safety and addresses treatment of the addiction. • Determine the purpose behind self-injuring behavior and communicate how alternative coping strategies can be introduced in therapy to help clients manage triggering situations without self-harm.
Aug 16 - 17, 2019 | CEU 16.00 | USD $995 | Providence, Rhode Island
Grow Your Practice with Dental Sleep Medicine is organized by Sleep Group Solutions (SGS) and will be held from Aug 16 - 17, 2019 at Providence, Rhode Island, United States of America. This Conference has been approved for a maximum of 16 CEU. Course Description: This is a MUST attend for any dental office that is looking to implement a Sleep Protocol, or learn how to increase existing Sleep revenues. Day 1: • Sleep 101 – sleep stages, disorders and the need for sleep apnea treatment • Sleep apnea symptoms/clinical issues • Improving Case Acceptance - Treating snoring and sleep apnea in a dental office. • Prepare overnight home sleep study for select course attendees • Hands-on with Pharyngometer / Rhinometer for airway testing • Working with Sleep Physicians and Building relationships with local MD’s Day 2: • Download previous night’s Home Sleep Tests study and review study data and sleep report with class. • Dental Sleep Medicine step-by-step protocol flow chart. • Oral Appliance Pro’s & Con’s: Dorsal, Herbst, EMA, TAP, Panthera, and SomnoMed. • Case presentations and How to Market Sleep Practice. • Review of the latest codes, fees, procedures with medical billing and Medicare. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Sep 06 - 07, 2019 | CE Credits 14.00 | USD $539 | Providence, Rhode Island
Women’s Health Ultrasound 2019 is organized by Professional Education Center (PEC) and will be held from Sep 06 - 07, 2019 at Hyatt Place Warwick/Providence Airport, Providence, Rhode Island, United States of America. Who Should Attend? Office, Clinic, L&D, & Triage Nurses Midwives - WHNPs -MDs - PAs Those seeking ACNM/ARDMS Certification CE CREDITS: 14 Hrs Nursing (Complete course & exam); ACNM specialty credit has been approved for 1.3 CEU. Physicians: BRN accredited programs may be submitted as AMA PRA Category 2 Credit. Program Highlights: • Fundamentals of Ultrasound Physics • Imaging Orientation - Gyn & Fetal Evaluation • Biophysical Profile - Biometric Measurements • Fetal Lie (Use the KKAmerica Phantom) • Professional, Ethical & Documentation Issues Policy development • Post Exam Verifying Didactic Mastery Objectives: This program provides the didactic component recommended by ACNM and AWHONN in the NEW Ultrasound Examinations Performed by Nurses in Obstetric, Gynecologic, and Reproductive Medicine Settings: Clinical Competencies and Education Guide. At the conclusion of this program the participant will be able to: • Understand the practice competencies for ultrasound use in the gynecologic and obstetric setting. • Describe indications for gynecologic and OB ultrasound examination. • Understand basic principles of ultrasound physics/instrumentation: equipment keyboard and orientation. (Bring a picture of yours) • Define the scope of patient education specific to gynecologic, antepar- tum fetal assessment and various clinical use of obstetrical ultrasound, first, second, and third trimester. • Review use of limited ultrasound in OB triage. • Discuss the indications for and implications of Biophysical Profiles in evaluating and managing at-risk pregnancy. • Discuss the role of the clinician in performing limited obstetrical ultrasound for labor and delivery triage, including cervical length. • Identify key elements of accountability and documentation specific to ultrasound implementation, evaluation, and billing. • List the components of a standard, limited and specialized obstetrical ultrasound examination
Sep 12 - 14, 2019 | Providence, Rhode Island
New England Section of the American Urological Association (NEAUA) 88th Annual Meeting is organized by New England Section of the American Urological Association (NEAUA) and would be held during Sep 12 - 14, 2019 at Omni Providence Hotel, Providence, Rhode Island, United States of America. Additional Details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Sep 13 - 15, 2019 | Providence, Rhode Island
New England Society for Vascular Surgery (NESVS) 46th Annual Meeting is organized by New England Society for Vascular Surgery (NESVS) and will be held from Sep 13 - 15, 2019 at Omni Providence Hotel, Providence, Rhode Island, United States of America. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Jul 15 - 18, 2020 | Providence, Rhode Island
Care of Cardiovascular Conditions Course is organized by American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) and will be held from Jul 15 - 18, 2020 at Omni Providence Hotel, Providence, Rhode Island, United States of America. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Oct 21 - 24, 2020 | Providence, Rhode Island
Phoenix World Burn Congress 2020 is organized by The Phoenix Society for Burn Survivors, Inc. and will be held from Oct 21 - 24, 2020 at Providence, Rhode Island, United States of America. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Jun 13 - 18, 2022 | Providence, Rhode Island
135th Annual Meeting of The American Orthopaedic Association (AOA) is organized by American Orthopaedic Association and would be held during Jun 13 - 18, 2022 at Omni Providence Hotel, Providence, Rhode Island, United States of America. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available