Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome and Mechanical Ventilation Update (Methodist Critical Care Conference)

  • Date: May 13, 2014
  • Time: 7:00 am to 8:00 am
  • Location: Methodist Estabrook Cancer Center Auditorium, 8303 Dodge St., Omaha, NE 68114

Target Audience

Target Audience

Physicians, nurses, respiratory care practitioners, social workers, and other health care professionals involved in the care of acutely ill adults.

Cost

Cost 

 Value: $40
Cost is $ 0 with promo code 100PD

Course Description

Course Description

Purpose Statement:

This program is intended to provide current information on clinical topics related to the care of patients with acute illnesses.  

Participants will be able to:

  • Discuss current best practices for the diagnosis and treatment of acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS).
  • Examine current evidence-based practices related to mechanical ventilation.

Agenda

Agenda

Agenda
6:45am -7:00am  Registrayion
7:00am- 8:00am  Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome and Mechanical Ventilation Update 
                               Patrick Meyers, MD                        
8:00am                Evaluations/Adjournment

 

Speakers

Speaker

Patrick Meyers, MD, FCCP is a board certified pulmonologist with Midwest Pulmonary PC.

Credits/CEUs

Credit/CEUs

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.

Physicians
The Nebraska Methodist Hospital designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Nurses
1.0 contact hour awarded.  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 includes 0 pharmacology hours for NPs.

Respiratory Care Practitioners
This program meets the continuing education criteria for 1.0 clock hour for Nebraska and Iowa Respiratory Care Practitioners.  

Social Workers
This offering meets the continuing education criteria for 1.0 clock hour for Nebraska and Iowa Social Workers.

Education Credit
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

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