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Current Challenges in Anesthesia Philadelphia

Hyatt at the Bellevua | Philadelphia, USA
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Title: Current Challenges in Anesthesia Philadelphia
Specialty: Anesthesiology
Dates: From Apr, 5, 2018 to Apr, 8, 2018
Location: Philadelphia, USA
Type: Course
Registration Cost: From 800 to 950 USD
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Event Venue:

Hyatt at the Bellevua

PHILADELPHIA, USA Visit the Venue to read more
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This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of The A. Webb Roberts Center for Continuing Medical Education of Baylor Scott & White Health and Northwest Anesthesia Seminars. The A. Webb Roberts Center for Continuing Medical Education of Baylor Scott & White Health is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The A. Webb Roberts Center for Continuing Medical Education of Baylor Scott & White Health designates this live activity for a maximum of 20 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

American Board of Anesthesiology: CME credit will be sent directly to The American Board of Anesthesiology to fulfill the Part 2 requirement for the Maintenance of Certification in Anesthesiology Program (MOCA®).

Canadian Physicians: This activity is eligible for Section 1 credits in the Royal College’s Maintenance of Certification (MOC) Program. Participants must log into MAINPORT to claim this activity.

Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists: This program has been prior approved by the AANA for 20 Class A CEC; AANA Code #1034632; Expiration Date 4/8/2018.

Nurse Practitioners: The American Academy of Nurse Practitioners Certification Program (AANPCP) and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) accept CME from organizations accredited by the ACCME.

Osteopathic Physicians: This program is eligible for Category 2 credit with the American Osteopathic Association (AOA).

Physician Assistants: The American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA) accepts certificates of participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by ACCME or a recognized state medical society. Physician assistants may receive a maximum of 20 hours of Category I credit for completing this program.

Registered Nurses: NWAS is an approved provider for the following state nursing boards: California Board of Registered Nursing (Provider Number 4833), District of Columbia Board of Nursing (Provider Number 50-7480), Florida Board of Nursing (Provider Number 50-7480), Georgia Board of Nursing (Provider Number 50-7480), and the South Carolina Board of Nursing (Provider Number 50-7480). This program offers 20 contact hours.

Concerned Audience:
  • Medical_Professionals
  • Medical_students
  • Nurses
Event Overview
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This course is designed for physicians, certified registered nurse anesthetists, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, registered nurses and other medical care providers who must maintain state-of-the-art knowledge of the specialty or are impacted by it.

PROGRAM PURPOSE

Presentations are designed to facilitate the physician, nurse specialist, and other providers maintaining skills of the same kind to review and update knowledge and abilities in one or more of these areas vital to the practicing professional:

Possess the scientific background for clinical practice

Maintain state-of-the-art knowledge of not only the specialty, but also of all additional related disciplines which may impact it

Maintain an up-to-the-minute armamentarium of knowledge and skills for the selection and use of complex equipment, pharmacological agents, and procedures necessary for the provision of quality patient care

Manage self and colleagues to function toward common goals in the clinical setting, the clinical and educational institutions, and the community in which the practice resides

Serve as an expert in matters involving health care delivery; serve as an informed manager of clinical and educational services provided, including the acquisition and distribution of resources necessary in meeting professional goals

Provide assistance with and support of other service providers, departments, institutions, and organizations dependent upon the professional expertise of the practitioner

OBJECTIVES

At the conclusion of this activity, the participant will be able to:

Apply the pertinent physical and behavioral sciences - to include but not be limited to advanced anatomy and physiology, pathophysiology, chemistry, physics, psychology, and social sciences - as they impact and are affected by the planning, delivery, and monitoring of anesthesia and related services inherent in the anesthesia professions.

Explain the selection, dosing considerations with methods of administration, safe use, and contraindications and precautions of presented pharmacological agents through the understanding of their physico-chemical properties, pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics, updated uses, and more recently developed additional, related, and similar drugs.

Outline comprehensive management plans for the group of patients discussed, whether related in age, physical status, cultural background, invasive procedure, anesthetic or analgesic requirements, clinical setting, adverse reactions, and/or goals of care.

Apply the principles of safety and asepsis in the performance of anesthetic procedures and administrations, equipment use, and other applications encountered during the provision of anesthesia and analgesia whether in the surgical unit, the labor and delivery suite, the pain management clinic, or other more remote location of anesthetizing services.

Incorporate the appropriate recommendations and/or requirements of pertinent external organizations, institutions, and professional groups - recognized as serving as the authority for and/or holding the responsibility to compile and approve such tenets - in the provision of anesthesia and related services, whether medical, legal, philosophical, ethical, or health care management standards.

Apply the new techniques in the clinical setting of the participant.

Speakers/Faculty:

John G. T. Augoustides, MD, FASE, FAHA

Professor of Anesthesiology and Critical Care

Perelman School of Medicine

University of Pennsylvania 

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Joseph J. Kryc, MD, MBA

Adjunct Clinical Associate Professor of Anesthesiology 

Banner University Hospital

Tucson, Arizona

Alexandru Visan, MD, MBA

CEO, Executive Cortex Consulting, LLC

Miami, Florida 

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Registration Cost
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Early Registration

2017-09-28
Late Registration From: 2017-09-29 To: 0--
On site Registration
MD/DO
950
950
0
CRNA/PA/ARNP
900
900
0
RESIDENT /RN/OTHERS
800
800
0

Group Registrations:

Group registrations not allowed

Accompanying Persons:

Accompanying persons not allowed

Registration Documents:
Letter of invitation:
We don’t provide letter of invitation
Letter of confirmation:
We don’t provide Letter of Confirmation
Proof of professional / educational status:
We don’t need Proof of professional/educational status
Online Abstract Submission:

We don’t accept Online Abstracts

Accommodation
Accommodation:

Hyatt at the Bellevue


Discover true grandeur, historic style and unrivaled service at one of the most iconic hotels in the all of downtown Philadelphia. Situated on the famous Avenue of the Arts, Hyatt at The Bellevue seamlessly blends old-world architecture with modern interiors to provide a stay that epitomizes Philadelphia luxury. Explore the Avenue of the Arts, featuring some of the city’s most unique cultural touchstones, museums and live performance spaces. Savor a variety of culinary delights, including delectable dishes at XIX (NINETEEN), all of which are thoughtfully sourced and carefully served. Stay fit at the Sporting Club, offering 93,000 square feet of fitness space, including strength training equipment and full-sized gymnasium. The Sporting Club is considered one of the city’s preeminent health clubs and was recently ranked number two among Best Hotel Gyms in the United States. See more of Philadelphia, including sporting events, luxury shopping and some of the city’s best restaurants, moments from the hotel.

Enjoy some of the premier shops in all of Philadelphia without ever having to leave the building - the historic Bellevue is home to a number of the world’s most renowned retailers! Standard guest rooms feature one King or two Queen Hyatt Grand Bed™ (based on availability) featuring sumptuous linens and a feather duvet, flat screen TV, safe, coffee maker, mini-refrigerator, iron/board, hair dryer, KenetMD bath amenities, generous work area, complimentary wireless high-speed Internet access and data port. Discover true grandeur within these luxuriously oversized Philadelphia hotel accommodations.

Hotel parking is located in the adjacent PARKWAY Bellevue Garage, easily accessible via sky bridge. Maximum height clearance for the garage is 6’4”. Hotel Guest Rates: Overnight self-parking, $35 per night (in and out privileges up to 5pm on departure day); Overnight valet parking, $45 per night (in and out privileges up to 5pm on departure day). Prices subject to change without notice. Hyatt at the Bellevue is located approximately 13 miles from the Philadelphia International Airport (PHL).

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Type of charge
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Distance from Venue
Hyatt at the Bellevua
Date range
269
319
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Cancellations of room accepted without penalty until 6 days prior to arrival. Cancellations inside of 6 days prior to arrival will forfeit 1 night’s deposit plus tax. 


Travel insurance is highly recommended. If you check out of the hotel before your scheduled departure date or are a complete no show, you may be charged a penalty up to your entire reserved stay. Please review your reservation for accuracy.

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