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CURRENT TOPICS IN EMERGENCY MEDICINE

The Westin Las Vegas Hotel | Las vegas, USA
From 700 to 900 USD
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Title: CURRENT TOPICS IN EMERGENCY MEDICINE
Specialty: Emergency Medicine
Dates: From Sep, 11, 2017 to Sep, 14, 2017
Location: Las vegas, USA
Type: Course
Registration Cost: From 700 to 900 USD
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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 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.

Approved by the American College of Emergency Physicians for a maximum of 20.00 hour(s) of ACEP Category I credit.

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 #1033887; Expiration Date 9/14/2017.

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: NWS 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.

†Pharmacology hours subject to change.

Concerned Audience:
  • Medical_Professionals
  • Medical_students
  • Nurses
Event Overview
Welcome message:

This course is designed for physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, registered nurses, paramedics, pre-hospital emergency medicine care providers and all other medical care providers who must maintain state-of-the-art knowledge of the specialty or are impacted by it. 

PROGRAM PURPOSE

The practitioner of emergency medicine must possess evidence-based scientific background for competent clinical practice; maintain state-of-the-art knowledge of the specialty and all additional related disciplines; maintain an up-to-the-minute armamentarium of knowledge and skills for the selection and use of complex equipment, pharmacological agents, and procedures; manage self and colleagues to function toward common goals in providing consistent care in all settings in which emergency care is provided; serve as an expert in matters involving quality, safe and equitable health care delivery and support of other service providers, departments, institutions, and organizations dependent upon professional expertise.

Presentations are designed to facilitate the acquisition of cognitive and technical skills as defined through evidenced based data translated to best practice standards by the pertinent governmental and professional organizations including the American College of Emergency Physicians, American College of Surgeons and the Emergency Nurses Association and abilities in one or more of the disciplines vital to the practicing professional. 

OBJECTIVES

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

Apply the pertinent physical and behavioral sciences as they impact and are affected by the planning, delivery, and monitoring of services inherent in the professions

Explain the selection, dosing considerations with methods of administration, safe use, contraindications and precautions of drugs based on their chemical and pharmacologic properties

Outline comprehensive patient management plans for the special patient population discussed

Apply the principles of safety and asepsis in the performance of all aspects of patient care regardless of the clinical environment in which the practice resides

Incorporate the published tenets of pertinent, recognized external organizations, institutions, and professional groups defining medical, legal, philosophical, ethical, and health care management standards. 

Speakers/Faculty:

Vik Bebarta, MD

Professor, Emergency Medicine and Medical Toxicology

Professor, Pharmacology

University of Colorado School of Medicine

Aurora, Colorado

Lt Col, Colorado Air National Guard, MC

Medical Director, CBRNE Enhanced Response Force Package (CERFP)

Buckley AFB, Colorado

Sumeru Ghanshyam Mehta, MD

Staff Physician, Greater San Antonio Emergency Physicians

Board of Directors, Greater San Antonio Emergency Physicians

Clinical Assistant Professor 

University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio

Department of Surgery, Division of Emergency Medicine

Assistant Professor, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences

Department of Military and Emergency Medicine

San Antonio, Texas

Program Coordinator

Shadi M. Tolaymat, MD

Adult Cardiovascular Consultants, PA

San Antonio, Texas

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Registration Cost
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Early Registration

2017-07-07
Late Registration From: 2017-07-08 To: 0--
On site Registration
MD/DO
900
900
0
AA/ARNP/CRNA/PA
800
800
0
Resident
700
700
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

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The Westin Las Vegas


The Westin Las Vegas is a calm sanctuary amidst the bustle of Las Vegas, yet just one block from the famous Las Vegas “Strip,” offering you easy access to its dizzying array of casinos, dining for all tastes, and pulsing nightlife. Refresh in the  comfortably heated, sparkling pool or unwind on the deck and enjoy the sunshine under cool water misters. This pool is open 24 hours a day, 365 days per year! The 10,000 square foot Hibiscus Spa features 14 soothing treatment rooms, a sauna, steam room, and comfortable locker room. Choose from many spa treatments and services to help you look your best and feel rested. Keep up with your fitness routine during your stay with access to state-of-the-art Lifestyle Fitness cardio machines, strength-training equipment, and free weights. The cardio machines have built-in cable televisions and some have iPod/MP3 docking stations.  When it's time to play, try your luck in the 14,000 square foot MAX Casino with 150+ machines and six table games. Visit over drinks and light food at the Lobby Bar.  Delight in the cuisine of SAVONA Bistro, inspired from the regions French and Italian cooking traditions, creating a unique culinary experience. Or, stop by the in-house Starbucks® to grab a quick breakfast on the go or a mid-afternoon coffee break.  After an action-packed Vegas day, retreat to the comfort of newly renovated guest rooms featuring elegant, contemporary decor, 1 King or 2 Double Heavenly® Bed (based on hotel availability), flat-screen TV, individual cup coffee maker, safe, hairdryer, iron/board, Heavenly® Bath and more. The Westin Las Vegas is located approximately 5 miles from McCarran International Airport (LAS).


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