2014 Surgical Updates
- Date: April 12, 2014
- Time: 8:00 am to 12:30 pm
- Location: Nebraska Methodist College – The Josie Harper Campus, Clark Building, 720 North 87th Street, Omaha, NE 68114
Nurses, surgical technologists, and other healthcare providers interested in knowledge on surgical care.
Cost is $48 with promo code 70PD.
The purpose of this program is to examine new knowledge in best practices in surgical care.
Participants will be able to:
- Examine NSQIP and the importance to healthcare providers in surgical care.iscuss updates on best practices in bariatric surgery.
- Discuss updates on best practices in bariatric surgery.
- Review current evidence-based practice in urogynecology surgical practice.
- escribe optimal positioning within the surgical environment.
- Identify best practices in hand offs and time outs using a case study approach.
- Describe the purpose of Bedside Reporting and how to implement into daily nursing practice.
|7:30 – 8:00 a.m.||Registration|
|8:00 – 9:00 a.m.||
NSQIP National Surgical Quality Improvement Program
Eugene Waltke, MD
|9:00 – 9:45 a.m.||
Bariatric Surgery Updates
Daniel Cronk, MD
|9:45 – 10:00 a.m.||Break|
|10:00 – 10:45 a.m.||
Uro/Gyn Surgical Procedures
|10:45 – 11:15 a.m.||
Sue Boyd RN, CNOR
|11:15 – 11:30 a.m.||Break|
|11:30 – 12:00 p.m.||
Hand Offs, Time Outs, Pt. Case Studies
Brittany Kauffman BSN, RN, CPAN & Pat Boettger BSN, RN, CNOR, RNFA
|12:00 – 12:30 p.m.||
Hand Offs to Short Stay Related to OR Process
Amy Parr BSN, RN & Lisa Curtis BSN, RN-BC
Eugene Waltke, MD is a vascular surgeon for Methodist Health System.
Dan Cronk, MD is a bariatric surgeon for Methodist Health System.
Rebecca McCrery, MD is a urogynecologist at Adult and Pediatric Urology and Urogynecology.
Sue Boyd RN, CNOR is a registered nurse in outpatient surgery for Methodist Hospital.
Brittany Kauffman BSN, RN, CPAN is the staff development nurse in surgery support at Methodist Hospital.
Pat Boettger BSN, RN, CNOR, RNFA is the staff development nurse for the operating room at Methodist Hospital.
Amy Parr BSN, RN is the staff development nurse for short stay at Methodist Hospital.
Lisa Curtis BSN, RN-BC is the nurse coordinator in short stay at Methodist Hospital.
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.
4.0 contact hours awarded
This includes 0 pharmacology hours for Nurse Practitioners
Master Code #: NE13-16C07
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 offering meets the criteria for 3.5 continuing education credits for the Association of Surgical Technologists.
4.0 education hours. 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.