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ANESTHESIA UPDATE – COSTA RICA

The Westin Resort & Spa | Guanacaste, COSTA RICA
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Title: ANESTHESIA UPDATE - COSTA RICA
Specialty: Anesthesiology
Dates: From Feb, 7, 2016 to Feb, 12, 2016
Location: Guanacaste, COSTA RICA
Type: Course
Registration Cost: From 650 to 900 USD
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The A. Webb Roberts Center for Continuing Medical Education of Baylor Health Care System, Dallas designates this live activity for a maximum of 20 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credits commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint sponsorship of A. Webb Roberts Center for Continuing Medical Education of Baylor Health Care System, Dallas and Northwest Anesthesia Seminars, Inc. The A. Webb Roberts Center for Continuing Medical Education of Baylor Health Care System, Dallas is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

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®).

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 1 credit for completing this program.

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 CEC; AANA Code #1031842; Expiration date 2/12/2016.

Anesthesiologist Assistants: The NCCAA accepts these ACCME-approved programs for continuing educational credits.

Registered Nurses: NWAS is approved by the California Board of Nursing, Provider Number 04833 and Florida and Washington, DC Boards of Nursing, Provider Number 50-7480. This program offers 20 contact hours. Meets the requirements of the Pennsylvania Board of Nursing, Rules and Regulations §21.133.

Concerned Audience:
  • Medical_Professionals
  • Medical_students
  • Nurses
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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 B. Leslie, MD MBA

Professor of Anesthesiology

Mayo Clinic College of Medicine

Phoenix, Arizona

Charise Petrovitch, MD

Professor of Anesthesiology

George Washington University

Washington, District of Columbia

Alexandru Visan, MD, MBA

CEO, Executive Cortex Consulting, LLC

Voluntary Assistant Professor of Clinical Anesthesiology

University of Miami

Miami, Florida

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Registration Cost
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2015-12-16
Late Registration From: 2015-12-17 To: 0--
On site Registration
MD/DO
850
900
0
Resident
650
750
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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:

Westin Resort & Spa


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All-inclusive concept includes 7 nights accommodations, domestic and imported alcoholic beverages, all meals and snacks, mini-bar drinks, 24 hour room service, exercise facilities, unlimited leisure activities, non-motorized water sports, nightly entertainment, kids mini-club activities, government taxes/service charge and bellman/waitstaff gratuities at the resort.

The Westin Golf Resort & Spa, Playa Conchal is set on 2,400 acres and offers everything you need to revitalize and thrive. Nestled between lush forests and the sparkling azure waters of the Pacific Ocean, this hotel offers a lagoon-style pool, gardens, tennis courts, a championship golf course, the Westin Kids Club®, fine dining,  WestinWORKOUT® facilities, THE SPA and much more. Deuxe Junior Suites are approixmaetly 581 square feet and feature a living area, Westin Heavenly Bed®, sleek bathroom with Heavenly Bath® amenities, private terrace or balcony, plasma TV,  daily stocked minibar, coffeemaker, iron/board and more.

Ground transportation is available to and from both Daniel Oduber Quirós International Airport (LIR) and Juan Santamaría International Airport (SJO), with private transfers and shuttle service offered by different companies. Transfers are not included.

Please be aware that the Resort is all-inclusive. If you choose to stay elsewhere, you will be charged approximately per person per day for 8 am - 5 pm entry into the resort, even if you are only attending the seminar. This is a firm resort policy. This fee is subject to change and limited day passes may be issued without notice at the discretion of resort management.

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Coleen Hilliard , Meeting Coordinator , Northwest Anesthesia Seminars

Phone: 509-547-7065

Fax: 509-547-1265

Email: coleen@nwas.com

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Coleen Hilliard , Meeting Coordinator , Northwest Anesthesia Seminars

Phone: 509-547-7065

Fax: 509-547-1265

Email: coleen@nwas.com

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