Triaging Patients in the Emergency Department

  • Date: February 17, 2017
  • Time: 8:00 am to 12:00 pm
  • Location: Women’s Medical Office Building, Bernard Room, 717 N. 190th Street Plaza, Omaha, NE 68022

Target Audience

Target Audience

 Emergency Department nurses

Cost

Cost

Value: $140

Cost: $42 with promo code 70PD

Methodist and Jennie Ed employees please use the 2017 health system promo code for a 100% discount.

 

Course Description

Course Description

Purpose Statement:

This educational activity will provide opportunities to increase knowledge  and skills related to triaging patients in the ED

Participant will be able to:

  •  Examine best practices in triaging patients in the emergency department.
  •  Practice triage decision-making using case studies.

Agenda

Agenda

TimeAgenda
7:30-8:00am Registration
8:00-9:15am Key Components of Triaging Patients
9:15-9:30am Break
9:30-11:00am Putting Triage Skills into Practice
11:00-11:15am Break
11:15-12:00 Documentation of Patient Triage
12:00 pm Adjournment

 

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Speakers

Speakers

Marjorie Van Riper, BSN, RN, CEN, CPEN is Trauma Program Coordinator - Education at Nebraska Medicine.

Eileen Keenan, MSN, RN is a Nurse Manager at Nebraska Western Iowa Health Care System in Omaha, NE.  

Credits/CEUs

Credit Information

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.

Nursing
3.5 contact hour awarded. MW MSD Provider Approval #: NE1019-9
Nebraska Methodist College Professional Development 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. 

Iowa Board of Nursing Provider #120

Education Credit
3.5 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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