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OUTREACH EDUCATION

August 5
BRAIN AND SPINAL CORD INJURY
(Sierra Vista Regional Medical Center, Room: Auditorium)

This lecture provides an in-depth look at how these secondary brain injuries develop, how the body attempts to adapt and what we can do to stop further injury. Understand all the critical components that are essential in managing an acute spinal cord injury and future therapies that provide hope on the horizon that can potentially mitigate or possibly reverse the damage inflicted by brain and spinal cord trauma.

This lecture is being provided by Suz Roehl, RN - Critical Care Flight Nurse with CALIFORNIA Shock Trauma Air Rescue (CALSTAR). Suz has 26 years of critical care and emergency nursing in a diverse background of Pediatric ICU, Burn ICU, CV ICU, Level 1 Trauma ED, Flight Nursing, and Clinical Nursing Educator for ICU and ED.

This lecture is appropriate for nurses, paramedics and first responders, and will provide 2 hours of continuing education credit.

To obtain addition information or to register, please contact:

  • SVRMC STAFF: PLEASE PRE- REGISTER IN .EDU SEARCH “SPINAL TRAUMA”
  • EMTS: PLEASE PRE-REGISTER BY CALLING 805-546-5111
  • ALL OTHERS: CONTACT MARGARET FRANKLIN AT 916-921-4066 or mfranklin@calstar.org


August 14
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

ECG INTERPRETATION
(Mee Memorial - Goenne Clasroom #1)

Experience an electrifying introduction to dysrhythmia recognition. Learn how to quickly and effectively interpret a rhythm strip. Interventions, treatments, and medications will be discussed.

Feel more confident while caring for your patients. You’ll be shocked at how much you will learn!

TO REGISTER, PLEASE CONTACT:
Andrea Gaslan, RN, CCRN, DSD at agaslan@meememorial.com
or 831-385-7109.



August 14
9:00 AM - 3:30 AM

ADVANCED TRAUMA & DISASTER PREPAREDNESS
(John Muir - Walnut Creek Campus. Ball Auditorium)

This class is sponsored by DOW CHEMICAL COMPANY, THOMAS J LONG FOUNDATION, JOHN MUIR HEALTH and CALSTAR. Seminar topics will include Mass Casualty Incidents, Bomb Blasts 101, Pediatric Trauma, Adult Trauma and Burns.

This seminar is appropriate for nurses, paramedics, EMTs and first responders.


August 19, 2014
9:00 AM – 11:00 AM

OB TRAUMA

(Center Street Education Building, 405 Center St., Yuba City, CA 95991)

This lecture will review physiologic changes associated with pregnancy, key assessment findings, management of the pregnant trauma patient, and a case study.

This course is being taught by Michelle Oddi, RN, MSN, CFRN, CCRN, C-NPT. Michelle is a Critical Care Flight Nurse with CALIFORNIA Shock Trauma Air Rescue (CALSTAR).

This course is appropriate for nurses, paramedics and first responders, and provides 2 hours of continuing education credit.

To obtain addition information or to register, please contact
Eric Morgenroth: emorgenroth@frhg.org,  (530) 749-4541

 

August 28
5:00 PM - 7:30 PM

or

August 29, 2014
8:30 AM – 11:00 AM

SEPSIS
(Twin Cities Community Hospital, Templeton)

(Sierra View District Hospital, Room: Mt. Whitney Conference Rm.)

This lecture will lecture will cover the clinical presentation of Septic shock, diagnostics, and clinical management, including early goal directed therapy.

This lecture is being provided by Suz Roehl, RN - Critical Care Flight Nurse with CALIFORNIA Shock Trauma Air Rescue (CALSTAR). Suz has 26 years of critical care and emergency nursing in a diverse background of Pediatric ICU, Burn ICU, CV ICU, Level 1 Trauma ED, Flight Nursing, and Clinical Nursing Educator for ICU and ED.

This lecture is appropriate for nurses, paramedics and first responders, and provides 2.5 hours of continuing education credit.

To obtain addition information or to register, please contact:

  • SVDH Education Department at 559-788-6163
  • Hospital staff can self-enroll via e-learning on the Intranet.

 


August 28
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM

BURN TRAUMA
(Twin Cities Community Hospital, Templeton)

Instructor Suz Roehl, RN, a CALSTAR Flight Nurse with 26 years of critical care and emergency nursing experience, will cover burn acuity, basic management, wound dressing, patient transport and analgesia.

This lecture is appropriate for nurses, paramedics and first responders.

Please contact Jan Tiffin (Education Manager, Twin Cities Community Hospital) to register or to obtain additional information: (805) 434-4303, jan.tiffin@tenethealth.com


September 12, 2014
9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

THORACIC, ABDOMINAL AND PELVIC TRAUMA

(Natividad Medical Center, Education Room)

This 3-hour lecture will review these critical components to the rapid assessment, resuscitation and management of the chest, abdomen and pelvis trauma victim.

This course is being taught by Suz Roehl, RN - Critical Care Flight Nurse with CALIFORNIA Shock Trauma Air Rescue (CALSTAR). Suz has 26 years of critical care and emergency nursing in a diverse background of Pediatric ICU, Burn ICU, CV ICU, Level 1 Trauma ED, Flight Nursing, and Clinical Nursing Educator for ICU and ED.

This course is appropriate for nurses, paramedics and first responders, and provides 3 hours of continuing education credit.

To obtain addition information or to register, please contact Margaret Franklin: mfranklin@calstar.org, (916) 921-4066

 

September 19, 2014
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

WILDERNESS MEDICINE FOR THE PROFESSIONAL

(Sutter Roseville Medical Center, Conference Room 16)

This course is designed to present a comprehensive introduction to the concepts of wilderness medicine for the medical professional.

This course is being taught by Cat Robnett, RN - a CALSTAR flight nurse who also works as a rescue diver and was previously engaged in search & rescue with various sheriff departments and holds certification as a SAR technician.

This course is appropriate for nurses, paramedics and first responders, and will provide 3 hours of continuing education credit.

To obtain addition information or to register, please contact Margaret Franklin: mfranklin@calstar.org, 916-956-0062

 

November 14, 2014
8:30 AM - 4:00 PM

PEDIATRIC TRAUMA – A POTPOURRI OF CARE

(Ukiah Valley Medical Center, OB Conference Room)

Course Moderator

Christopher Newton, M.D., Director of Trauma and Surgical Critical Care, UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital Oakland

PEDIATRIC HEAD-INJURY: Management Pearls
Peter Sun, M.D. Neurosurgeon, UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital Oakland

PEDIATRIC SPORTS MEDICINE: Top 10 Cases
Nirav Pandya, M.D. Director Pediatric Orthopedic Sports Medicine Program, UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital Oakland

SEPSIS KILLS: The Truth about Septic Shock in Children
Heidi R. Flori, M.D. Medical Director, Pediatric Intensive Care Unit, UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital Oakland

PHYSICAL CHILD ABUSE: A Silent Epidemic?
Cornelia (Nel) Latronica, M.D. Pediatric Emergency Medicine, UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital Oakland

PEDIATRIC AIRWAY MANAGEMENT: A Matter of Scale
Mark S. Escajeda, M.D. Pediatric Anesthesiologist, UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital Oakland

DISASTER AND YOUR HOSPITAL: The Loma Prieta Temblor and Oakland Hills Urban Wildfire
James Betts, M.D. Surgeon-in-Chief, Co-Director of Trauma Services, UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital Oakland

This seminar is appropriate physicians, nurses, paramedics and first responders, and will provide 6 hours of continuing education credit.

To obtain addition information or to register, please contact Margaret Franklin: mfranklin@calstar.org, 916-956-0062

 

December 2, 2014
9:00 AM – 11:00 AM

OB TRAUMA

(Sierra Vista Regional Medical Center, Room: Auditorium)

This lecture will review physiologic changes associated with pregnancy, key assessment findings, management of the pregnant trauma patient, and a case study.

This course is being taught by Michelle Oddi, RN, MSN, CFRN, CCRN, C-NPT. Michelle is a Critical Care Flight Nurse with CALIFORNIA Shock Trauma Air Rescue (CALSTAR).

This course is appropriate for nurses, paramedics and first responders, and provides 2 hours of continuing education credit.

To obtain addition information or to register, please contact:
SVRMC STAFF: PLEASE PRE- REGISTER IN .EDU SEARCH “OB TRAUMA”
EMTS: PLEASE PRE-REGISTER BY CALLING 546-5111


ALL OTHERS: CONTACT MARGARET FRANKLIN AT 916-921-4066 or mfranklin@calstar.org
 

December 2, 2014
1:00 PM – 3:00 PM

PEDIATRIC TRAUMA

(Twin Cities Community Hospital, Morgan Conference Center,
Room: Founders’ Pavilion)

This lecture will cover assessment of the pediatric trauma patient, early recognition of life threatening injuries, tips and tricks associated with caring for these children and case studies.

This course is being taught by Michelle Oddi, RN, MSN, CFRN, CCRN, C-NPT. Michelle is a Critical Care Flight Nurse with CALIFORNIA Shock Trauma Air Rescue (CALSTAR).

This course is appropriate for nurses, paramedics and first responders, and provides 2 hours of continuing education credit.

To obtain addition information or to register, please contact Jan Tiffin, RN, Education Manager: jan.tiffin@tenethealth.com, (805) 434-4303

 

December 2, 2014
3:00 PM – 5:00 PM

OB TRAUMA

(Twin Cities Community Hospital, Morgan Conference Center,
Room: Founders’ Pavilion)

This lecture will review physiologic changes associated with pregnancy, key assessment findings, management of the pregnant trauma patient, and a case study.

This course is being taught by Michelle Oddi, RN, MSN, CFRN, CCRN, C-NPT. Michelle is a Critical Care Flight Nurse with CALIFORNIA Shock Trauma Air Rescue (CALSTAR).

This course is appropriate for nurses, paramedics and first responders, and provides 2 hours of continuing education credit.

To obtain addition information or to register, please contact Jan Tiffin, RN, Education Manager: jan.tiffin@tenethealth.com, (805) 434-4303

 

 

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