Pulmonary Medicine Update 2016
- Date: March 11, 2016
- Time: 8:00 am to 12:30 pm
- Location: Nebraska Methodist College – The Josie Harper Campus, Clark Building, 720 N. 87th Street, Omaha, NE 68114
Respiratory Therapists, Nurses, Social Workers, Medical Assistants and other healthcare professionals caring for patients with pulmonary diseases.
Cost: $48 with promo code 70PD
Methodist and Jennie Ed employees please use the 2016 health system promo code for a 100% discount.
This program will provide current information and evidence-based guidelines that will enhance clinical and professional practices related to the care of patients with pulmonary disease.
Participants will be able to:
- Explain the impact of organ donation from a healthcare as well as a patient perspective.
- Discuss current information regarding immunizations.
- Analyze infectious disease case studies to learn evidence based practices related to the care of patients with pulmonary disease.
- Examine complementary and alternative medicine interventions that can be beneficial to patients with pulmonary diseases.
- Describe the use of bronchial thermoplasty for the treatment of severe asthma.
|8:00-9:00am||Perspectives on Organ Donation|
|Lee Morrow, MD and lung transplantpatient|
|Rudolf Kotula, MD|
|10:00-11:00am||Sherlockian Case Studies|
|Robert Penn, MD|
|11:15-12:00pm||CAM and Pulmonary Medicine|
|Paul Nathenson, RN, ND|
|Byran Kraijcek, MD|
Lee Morrow, MD, MSc: Associate Professor of medicine at Creighton University Medical Center. Dr. Morrow is an NIH-funded researcher who specializes in the evaluation of intensive care unit outcomes.
Rudolf Kotula, MD: Epidemiologist at Methodist Physicians Clinic specializing in antibiotic resistance and travel medicine.
Robert Penn, MD: Medical Director and Healthcare Epidemiologist for the Department of Healthcare Epidemiology & Infection Prevention at Nebraska Methodist Hospital.
Paul Nathenson, RN, ND: Vice President of Integrative Health and Community Services, Madonna Rehabilitation Hospital, Lincoln, NE
Bryan Krajicek, MD: Pulmonologist for Pulmonary Medicine Specialists PC
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.
This program meets the continuing education criteria for 4.0 clock hours for Nebraska and Iowa Respiratory Care Practitioners.
4.0 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 Midwest Multistate Division, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. This includes 0 pharmacology hours.
This offering meets the continuing education criteria for 4.0 clock hours for Nebraska and Iowa Social Workers.
An application has been submitted to the American Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA) and is pending.
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.
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For additional information please contact Cathy Hoberman at (402) 354-7106 or firstname.lastname@example.org