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EMERGENCY MEDICINE UPDATE – LAS VEGAS

The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas * | Nevada, USA
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Title: EMERGENCY MEDICINE UPDATE - LAS VEGAS
Specialty: Emergency Medicine
Dates: From Sep, 12, 2016 to Sep, 15, 2016
Location: Nevada, USA
Type: Course
Registration Cost: From 600 to 800 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 Health Care System, Dallas and Northwest Seminars. 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.

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 I Credits™. 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®).

Anesthesiologist Assistants: The National Commission for Certification of Anesthesiologist Assistants (NCCAA) will accept CME credit for programs approved for continuing medical education by the AMA, AAPA, and ACCME.

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: Please check back for CEC approval information.

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), and the Georgia 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, physician assistants, registered nurses, paramedics, pre-hospital emergency medicine care providers and all other medical care providers who must maintain state-of-the-art knowledge of not only the specialty, but also of additional related disciplines which both impact and 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:

Tracy Leigh LeGros, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery
Tulane University Medical Center, New Orleans
Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine
Fellowship Program Director
Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine Fellowship
Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center
New Orleans, Louisiana

Heather Murphy-Lavoie, MD
Clinical Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine,
Associate Program Director, Hyperbaric Medicine Fellowship,
Assistant Residency Director, Emergency Medicine Residency
Assistant Director Emergency Medicine Faculty Development
Clinical Instructor of Surgery (Emergency Medicine)
Tulane Medical Center
New Orleans, Louisiana

Davut Savaser, MPH, MD, FACEP, FAAEM
Faculty
Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine
Emergency Ultrasound
Department of Emergency Medicine
University of California
San Diego, California

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2016-06-22
Late Registration From: 2016-06-23 To: 0--
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800

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Group registrations not allowed

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Proof of professional / educational status:
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Online Abstract Submission:

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The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas


The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas is centrally located on The Strip and has dozens of restaurants, theaters, and casinos surrounding the resort. The casino at The Cosmopolitan offers 100,000 square feet of table gaming and slot machines. Restaurants offer casual and formal dining, with cuisine from around the world. There are five bars on site and room service is available 24 hours a day. The resort’s stores, spread throughout the property, offer eclectic shopping from the U.S. and around the world.

Three pool areas include spa tubs and cabanas. The resort also includes two tennis courts and two fitness centers. The full-service health spa is nature-inspired, offering a hammam, massage, facials, baths, and scrubs. A hair salon is also on site.

Rooms: Beds come with Egyptian-cotton linens, pillowtop mattresses, and down comforters. Bathrooms have marble floors and include hair dryers and showers. Bathrobes and slippers are also provided. The 54-inch flat-panel HDTVs come with pay movies and premium cable channels, and wireless Internet access is available and included in the resort fee. Guest rooms and suites also provide in-room safes that accommodate laptops.

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Coleen Hilliard , Meeting Coordinator , Northwest Seminars

Phone: 509-547-7065

Fax: 509-547-1265

Email: info@northwestseminars.com

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Coleen Hilliard , Meeting Coordinator , Northwest Seminars

Phone: 509-547-7065

Fax: 509-547-1265

Email: info@northwestseminars.com

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