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CURRENT CHALLENGES IN ANESTHESIA

Hyatt Regency San Antonio # | San antonio, USA
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Title: CURRENT CHALLENGES IN ANESTHESIA
Specialty: Anesthesiology
Dates: From Dec, 14, 2017 to Dec, 17, 2017
Location: San antonio, USA
Type: Course
Registration Cost: From 800 to 950 USD
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Event Venue:

Hyatt Regency San Antonio #

San Antonio, USA
Hyatt Regency San Antonio, situated directly on the Riverwalk and just a three-minute walk from the Alamo, our San Antonio hotel is immersed in the culture, history and energy of the city. Check-in is a breeze with our automated arrival system and expedited check-out service. Business travelers appreciate our hotel for our resourceful business center and free Wi-Fi access throughout the property. Get energized in our fully-equipped StayFit™ Gym or indulge in an iced coffee from MKT.Place, our on-site coffee shop, we proudly serve Starbucks. Relax with a signature cocktail at Q Bar overlooking the Riverwalk, or treat yourself to tasty cuisines at Q Kitchen | Bar. Adventure Begins at our San Antonio Hotel on The River Walk Overlooking the historic Alamo mission, our San Antonio River Walk hotel brings the charm of this exciting waterway district inside our doors. Enjoy an authentic San Antonio atmosphere, from the moment you step into our soaring atrium lobby. Located steps from the legendary San Antonio River Walk, we set the stage for the perfect getaway or business trip. What Makes a Seamless Stay: Inviting rooms and suites: Relax in spacious guestrooms and luxury suites with Hyatt Grand Bed®, free Wi-Fi, refrigerator, and 65" LCD TVs. Food & Drink: Embark on foodie adventure at Q Kitchen | Bar, serving creative local food and Texas microbrews with a River Walk vibe. Memorable meetings: Gather in over 40,000 square feet of flexible meeting space for conferences, conventions, and social events. River Walk Hotel: Enjoy shopping and dining along the San Antonio River, explore the Alamo, or take a river cruise. Your adventure awaits you outside our doors. Celebrate: Host your wedding in elegant indoor and outdoor spaces, including the rooftop La Vista Terrace with amazing city views.
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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 #1034129; Expiration Date 12/17/2017.

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.

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  • 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:

Mark A. Kossick, DNSc, CRNA, APN

Professor 

Graduate Anesthesia Simulation Coordinator 

Nurse Anesthesia Simulation Lab

College of Health and Human Sciences

Western Carolina University Programs at Biltmore Park

Asheville, North Carolina

Narjeet (Sunny) Khurmi, MD

Senior Associate Consultant

Department of Anesthesiology

Medical Director: Ambulatory Anesthesia

Department of Anesthesiology

Mayo Clinic

Phoenix, Arizona

Raymond Clyde Roy, PhD, MD

Professor

Department of Anesthesiology

Wake Forest University School of Medicine

Winston-Salem, North Carolina

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Registration Cost
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Early Registration

2017-08-25
Late Registration From: 2017-08-26 To: 0--
On site Registration
MD/DO
950
950
0
CRNA/PA/AA/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 Regency San Antonio

With a spectacular location on the River Walk and overlooking the historic Alamo Mission, Hyatt Regency San Antonio offers luxurious accommodations and a full range of modern services and amenities for your comfort and convenience.

Step into the soaring 16-story atrium lobby and see how this inviting hotel brings the charm of the River Walk inside. Relax at the stunning rooftop pool and sun deck to soak up breathtaking panoramic vistas of San Antonio, get energized in the fully equipped StayFit™ Gym, or sign up for a rejuvenating health and beauty treatment at DASA, the hotel spa. Explore the world of barbeque at Q Kitchen | Bar , or enjoy an ice-cold beer at Q Bar, a laid-back sports lounge.

Newly renovated guestrooms feature 1 King or 2 Queen Hyatt Grand Beds® (based on availability), flat screen TV, work area, safe, coffee maker, iron/board, hairdryer, plus a modern bathroom with granite counter tops, luxury products and a full-size bathtub/shower combo and more. With genuine Texas hospitality and a prime location, this River Walk San Antonio hotel is the perfect place to learn, relax and begin your next adventure.

The Hyatt Regency San Antonio is located approximately 9 miles from the San Antonio International Airport (SAT). At the hotel, self-parking for guests is approximately $29, per day plus tax. Valet parking is approximately $39, per day plus tax. Rates include in-and-out privileges. Pricing subject to change without notice.

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Hyatt Regency San Antonio
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Cancellations of room reservations accepted without penalty until five days prior to arrival. Early departure fees apply. Travel insurance 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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