Group A Streptococcal (GAS) Infections (Methodist Critical Care Conference)
- Date: November 12, 2013
- Time: 7:00 am to 8:00 am
- Location: Methodist Estabrook Cancer Center Auditorium, 8303 Dodge Street, Omaha, NE 68114
Physicians, nurses, respiratory care practitioners, social workers, and other health care professionals involved in the care of acutely ill adults.
Cost: $0 with promo code: 100PD
Methodist and Jennie Ed employees please use the 2013 health system promo code for a 100% discount.
This program is intended to provide current information on clinical topics related to the care of patients with acute illnesses.
Participant will be able to:
- Describe the epidemiological investigation of GAS infections
- Discuss the importance of recognizing GAS infections and institution of appropriate treatment.
- Compare and contrast puerperal GAS infections.
|6:45 - 7:00 am||Registration|
|7:00 - 8:00 am||Group A Streptococcal (GAS) Infections|
|Rudolf J. Kotula, MD, FACP, FIDSA and Terry Micheels, MSN, RN, CIC|
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Rudolf J. Kotula, MD, FACP, FIDSA is an infectious disease physician with Methodist Physicians Clinic Regency Infectious Disease/Travel Clinic.
Terry Micheels, MSN, RN, CIC is the service leader for the epidemiology department 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.
The Nebraska Methodist Hospital designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
1.0 contact hour awarded. Code #NE10-13C32.
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.
This offering meets the continuing education criteria for 1.0 clock hour for Nebraska and Iowa Social Workers.
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.