Bariatric Surgery Symposium 2014
- Date: November 14, 2014
- Time: 8:00 am to 4:15 pm
- Location: Methodist Estabrook Cancer Center Auditorium, 8303 Dodge Street, Omaha, NE 68114
Physicians, nurses, social workers, mental health practitioners, physical therapists and physical therapy assistants, occupational therapists and occupational therapy assistants, medical assistants, radiological technologists, and other health care professionals involved in the care of bariatric patients.
Cost: $0 with promo code 100PD
Methodist and Jennie Ed employees please use the 2014 health system promo code for a 100% discount.
The purpose of this activity is to provide information regarding the effects of bariatric surgery on the body and lifestyle of the patient as well as providing safe and effective care for these patients.
- Distinguish various surgical procedures used in the surgical treatment of obesity.
- Discuss current evidence-based practices for pre-op and post-op care of bariatric surgery patients physically, mentally, and emotionally.
- Examine current best practices for managing complications following bariatric surgery.
- Explore the benefits and challenges of bariatric surgery from the patient perspective.
Registration and Breakfast
|8:00-8:50am||Bariatric Lap-Band & Sleeve Gastrectomy, Lap Roux-EN-Y Gastric Bypass,
Lap Duodenal Switch Surgery - Brad Winterstein, MD
|8:50-9:40am||Cardiac Issues - Clearance for surgery and post op care - S. George Sojka, MD|
|9:55-10:45am||Post Bariatric - Metabolic Concerns with Bariatric Surgery - Daniel Cronk, MD|
|10:45-11:35am||Pain Management - Mark D'Agostino, MD and Heidi Brooks, APRN-NP|
|11:35-12:25pm||Psychiatric Issues & Meds - Management Post Surgery - Stephen Salzbrenner, MD|
|1:10-2:00pm||Complications Following Bariatric Surgery - Gary Anthone, MD|
|2:00-2:50pm||Bariatric Sensitivity - Kevin Keeley, CMSW, LMHP|
|3:05–3:55pm||Patient Discussion of Their Journey through Bariatric Surgery|
|3:55-4:15pm||Summary and Closing|
Brad Winterstein, MD; S. George Sojka, MD; Daniel Cronk, MD;
Mark D'agostino, MD; Heidi Brooks, APRN - NP; Stephen Salzbrenner, MD
Gary Anthone, MD; Kevin Keeley, CMSW, LMHP
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 CEUs for a continuing education event, participants are required to attend the entire event and return a completed evaluation form.
The Nebraska Methodist Hospital is accredited by the Nebraska Medical Association to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The Nebraska Methodist Hospital designates this live activity for a maximum of 7.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
7.0 contact hours awarded. Code #NE13-16C07.
Nebraska Methodist College Center for Professional and Continuing Education 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.
8.4 contact hours awarded. Iowa Board of Nursing Provider #120.
This offering meets the continuing education criteria for 7.0 clock hours for Nebraska and Iowa Social Workers.
Mental Health Practitioners
This offering meets the continuing education criteria for 7.0 clock hours for Nebraska licensed mental health practitioners and Iowa Behavioral Sciences practitioners.
Physical Therapists and Physical Therapy Assistants
This offering meets the continuing education criteria for 7.0 clock hours for Nebraska and Iowa physical therapists and physical therapist assistants.
This offering meets the continuing education criteria for 7.0 clock hours for Nebraska and Iowa occupational therapists.
Application for continuing education credit has been made to the American Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA) and is pending.
Application for continuing education credit has been made to the American Society of Radiologic Technologists Department of Education and is pending.
7.0 Education hours. Nebraska Methodist College Center for Professional and Continuing Education 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.