Ventricular Assist Devices: Overview, Patient Management and Emergency Care
- Date: September 20, 2012
- Time: 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
- Location: Methodist Hospital, Centennial Room, 8303 Dodge Street, Omaha, NE 68114
Nurses, Physical Therapists, Physical Therapy assistants, Occupational Therapists, Occupational Therapy Assistants, Speech Therapists, Social Workers, Therapeutic Recreation
Cost is $0 with promo code 100PD2012
This program offers additional discounted pricing. See section description on registration page for more details.
Purpose Statement: To provide the latest evidence-based care for patients in the acute rehab setting.
Participants will be able to:
- Identify the theory, components and function of the HeartMate II LVAD.
- Discuss nursing care of a patient with a HeartMate II.
- Describe appropriate nursing interventions in the event of a vascular emergency.
||Identify the theory, components and function of the HeartMate II LVAD.
|Discuss nursing care of a patient with a HeartMate II.|
|Describe appropriate nursing interventions in the event of a vascular emergency.|
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- Shannon Yannone, APRN
Nebraska Methodist College Professional Development awards educational credit to the disciplines listed below. Each professional is accountable to understand their accrediting/licensing body's standards and requirements. The definitive source of information on continuing education requirements is your state or national regulatory board.
In order to obtain contact hours or CEU's for a continuing education event, participants are required to attend the entire event and return a completed evaluation.
1.0 contact hour awarded. Code #NE10-13C32.
Nebraska Methodist College Professional Development is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Nebraska Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
This includes 0 pharmacology hours for NPs.
Physical Therapy And Physical Therapist Assistants
This offering meets the continuing education criteria for 1.0 clock hour for Nebraska and Iowa physical therapists and physical therapist assistants.
Occupational Therapy and Certified Occupational Therapy Assistants
This offering meets the continuing education criteria for 1.0 clock hour for Nebraska and Iowa occupational therapists
and certified occupational therapy assistants.
This offering meets the continuing education criteria for 1.0 clock hour for Nebraska Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology.
This offering meets the continuing education criteria for 1.0 clock hour for Nebraska and Iowa Social Workers.
1.0 Education hour. Nebraska Methodist College Professional Development assigns education hours based on 60 minutes of classroom instruction for each offering. Participants may use these for their professional continuing education hours and toward re-licensure if so approved within the standards and guidelines of their discipline.