As an increasing number of procedures requiring sedation are done in the outpatient setting, Sedation Consulting has developed this course to help physicians and nurses involved in sedation administration to minimize the risks associated with the anesthesia or analgesia being provided for procedural sedation.
This course is designed to examine and cover all aspects of the administration of procedural sedation for ambulatory surgery and office based practices by the non-anesthesiologists provider.
Included in this course is a hands on airway management practicum utilizing simulation and multiple airway devices.
At completion of this course participants should be able to:
Identify the roles and responsibilities of each sedation team member
Oversee and delegate the sedation
Describe the standards and regulations as related to office based anesthesia and analgesia
Describe and utilize the necessary monitoring and emergency equipment required
Demonstrate airway management using multiple devices
Describe related pharmacology of sedatives, reversal agents and emergency medications
Describe appropriate monitoring and documentation
Develop acceptable recovery & discharge protocols
Conscious Sedation Consulting is offering a comprehensive didactic training course on the administration of conscious (moderate) sedation and analgesia.
This course is appropriate for all non-anesthesia health care providers who are involved in the administration of sedatives and analgesia. Course has been developed in accordance with core principles described in The American Society of Anethesiology Guidelines for Non-anesthesia Providers.
This course is designed to present information that will assist independent licensed practitioners, nurses and assisting staff to make decisions in their practice that will result in safer sedation programs.
This activity has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 16.25 Prescribed Credits by the American Academy of Family Physicians, of these credits 7.50 hours conform to the AAFP criteria for evidence based CME clinical content. AAFP Prescribed Credit is accepted by the American Medical Association as equivalent to AMA PRA Category I Credit toward the AMA Physician's Recognition Award. Non-members of the AAFP may claim up to 8.75 hours of AMA PRA Category I credit.
This conference will provide a review and update on sarcoidosis; it will address the latest genetic and environmental associations with sarcoidosis, diagnosis and differential diagnosis of granulomatous diseases and an overview of organ involvement, assessment and management. The attendee will have a better understanding of sarcoidosis and overall management of pulmonary and extra-pulmonary sarcoidosis.
This two-day workshop will address the need to integrate quality improvement and safety into medical education. Designed for health profession educators, this workshop will disseminate the knowledge and tools necessary to successfully implement QI and safety education in undergraduate medical education (UME), graduate medical education (GME), continuing medical education (CME), and allied health schools.
Start Date: 07/01/2010
End Date: 06/30/2012
Thoracic Imaging CME Video is a recording of the 28th annual conference from the Society of Thoracic Radiology. This CME Video presents internationally recognized experts in imaging of the lungs, heart, thoracic vasculature, mediastinum and pleura. This CME activity is good for up to 27.5 Chest Medicine CME credits and available in Video DVD or MP4 approximately $1095.
Register Now for a Web Workshop on ADHD in Adults. This Interactive Web Workshop will be held on 11/12/08 at 1:00 p.m. ET.
Wednesday, November 12, 2008
1:00 PM - 1:45 PM ET
Join two experts and your peers in a lively discussion about the diagnosis and treatment of ADHD.
Presented by: David Baron, MSEd, DO and Jay Fawver, MD
Moderated By: Christopher Bright Technical Moderator
FREE Web Workshop & Teleconference
Save the Date: August 6, 2008, 8:00 p.m.
David Baron, MSEd, DO and Jay Fawver, MD will lead you and other primary care professionals in this interactive Web Workshop that features a case-based discussion showing best practices for recognizing ADHD in adult patients. You will find out about available diagnostic tools for identifying ADHD, brainstorm sensitive approaches to overcoming common barriers to care, and review common comorbid conditions.
Convenient 45-minute format!
To register for this event, click here.
David Baron, MSEd, DO and Jay Fawver, MD
David Baron MSEd, DO
Professor & Chair Temple University School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry Philadelphia, PA
Jay D. Fawver MD
President and Medical Director,Fawver Wellness Clinic; President, Psychiatric Innovations, PC, Fort Wayne, Indiana; Clinical Professor of Psychiatry,Indiana University School of Medicine,Indianapolis, Indiana