Allied Health Care Courses & Seminars

Fall 2014


ACLS

ACLS is an advanced, instructor-led classroom course that highlights the importance of team dynamics and communication, systems of care and immediate post-cardiac-arrest care. It also covers airway management and related pharmacology. In this course, skills are taught in large, group sessions and small, group learning and testing stations where case-based scenarios are presented.

Fee: $281 Senior Adult Fee: $180 Registration Fee: $8

NRS-594-F | 12/18/14-12/19/14 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


ACLS

ACLS is an advanced, instructor-led classroom course that highlights the importance of team dynamics and communication, systems of care and immediate post-cardiac-arrest care. It also covers airway management and related pharmacology. In this course, skills are taught in large, group sessions and small, group learning and testing stations where case-based scenarios are presented.

Fee: $181 Registration Fee: $8

NRS-594-FS | 12/18/14-12/19/14 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


OSHA/PANDA Dental Training

This course is designed for dental professionals. It will provide information on OSHA regulations and infection control processes and how to identify and report abuse and neglect. These courses fulfill mandatory education requirements set forth by the Maryland Board of Dental Examiners for Dental Hygienists and Dentists. Topics include: OSHA requirements, methods of preventing infection, identifying child abuse or neglect, and Maryland regulations for reporting suspected abuse or neglect.

Fee: $37 Materials Fee: $20 Registration Fee: $8

NRS-773-C | 09/20/14-09/20/14 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


Dental Updates

This course provides information related to conditions and procedures encountered in dental practices. Knowledge gained from this class will be relevant to dentist, dental hygienist, and dental assistants. Topics include: pathophysiology of disorders, diagnostic mechanisms, treatments, and dental therapies.

Fee: $127 Registration Fee: $8

NRS-774-E | 11/14/14-11/14/14 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


Dental Updates

This course provides information related to conditions and procedures encountered in dental practices. Knowledge gained from this class will be relevant to dentist, dental hygienist, and dental assistants. Topics include: pathophysiology of disorders, diagnostic mechanisms, treatments, and dental therapies.

Fee: $22 Registration Fee: $8

NRS-774-ES | 11/14/14-11/14/14 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


Optometry

The course will address and discuss the diagnosis and treatment of various eye diseases and treatments. Speakers present updated information regarding current research and evidence-based practice. Optometrists, ophthalmologists, and staff who practice as members of eye care professional teams will benefit from the COPE-approved material and credits awarded.

Fee: $107 Senior Adult Fee: $35 Registration Fee: $8

NRS-877-C | 09/28/14-09/28/14 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


Dementia Training

The course provides professionals who provide direct care to residents in long-term care facilities with a basic understanding of the changes in memory, communication, function, and behavior that occur as a result of Alzheimer's disease and the appropriate intervention strategies to enhance the care they provide to individuals with Alzheimer's disease. The 5 hours of training presented by staff of the Alzheimer's Association (Greater Maryland Chapter) and the Mental Health Association meets the State of Maryland's requirements for Assisted Living providers.

Fee: $45 Registration Fee: $8

NRS-907-E | 11/04/14-11/04/14 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


Winter 2015


ACLS Recertification

ACLS is an advanced, instructor-led classroom course that highlights the importance of team dynamics and communication, systems of care and immediate post-cardiac-arrest care. It also covers airway management and related pharmacology. In this course, skills are taught in large, group sessions and small, group learning and testing stations where case-based scenarios are presented.

Fee: $141 Registration Fee: $8

NRS-341-M | 03/28/15-03/28/15 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


ACLS

ACLS is an advanced, instructor-led classroom course that highlights the importance of team dynamics and communication, systems of care and immediate post-cardiac-arrest care. It also covers airway management and related pharmacology. In this course, skills are taught in large, group sessions and small, group learning and testing stations where case-based scenarios are presented.

Fee: $281 Senior Adult Fee: $180 Registration Fee: $8

NRS-594-H | 02/28/15-03/01/15 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


Optometry

The course will address and discuss the diagnosis and treatment of various eye diseases and treatments. Speakers present updated information regarding current research and evidence-based practice. Optometrists, ophthalmologists, and staff who practice as members of eye care professional teams will benefit from the COPE-approved material and credits awarded.

Fee: $90 Senior Adult Fee: $35 Registration Fee: $8

NRS-877-H | 02/22/15-02/22/15 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


EKG Technician Course

This comprehensive 50 hour EKG Technician Certification Program prepares students to function as EKG Technicians and to take the ASPT Electrocardiograph (EKG) Technician exam and other National Certification Exams. This course will include important practice and background information on anatomy and physiology of the heart, medical disease processes, medical terminology, medical ethics, legal aspects of patient contact, electrocardiography and stress testing. Additionally, students will practice with EKG equipment and perform hands on labs including introduction to the function and proper use of the EKG machine, the normal anatomy of the chest wall for proper lead placement, 12-lead placement and other clinical practices.

Fee: $999 Registration Fee: $8

NRS-952-G | 01/06/15-02/24/15 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


CCRN Review

This two day intense critical care review course is intended for nurses who are planning to take the AACN-CCRN/CCRN-E certification exam or as a clinical practice review seminar. The lectures and time allotment are based on the CCRN exam 2010 blueprint and will cover all body systems, physiology, pathophysiology, assessment strategies and treatment options for medical and surgical critically ill patients. This course will benefit those who have critical care experience and need/want a clinical update and review of latest best practice and those who have studied and need/want a final review prior to taking the CCRN certification exam. This seminar is not intended as a basic critical care course and is recommended for nurses with at least one year of critical care experience and prior completion of a basic critical care course.

Fee: $226 Materials Fee: $65 Registration Fee: $8

NRS-958-M | 03/09/15-03/10/15 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


PCCN Review

This two day intense critical care review course is intended for nurses who are planning to take the AACN-PCCN certification exam or as a clinical practice review seminar. The lectures and time allotment are based on the exam blueprints and will cover all body systems, physiology, pathophysiology, assessment strategies and treatment options for medical and surgical critically ill patients. This course will benefit those who have critical and/or progressive care experience and need/want a clinical update and review of latest best practice and those who have studied and need/want a final review prior to taking the PCCN certification exam. This seminar is not intended as a basic critical care course and is recommended for nurses with at least one year of critical or progressive care experience.

Fee: $226 Materials Fee: $65 Registration Fee: $8

NRS-959-M | 03/11/15-03/12/15 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


Aggressive Behavior Management

This program is intended for administrators, nurses, direct care staff and all persons involved in the care of clients who may experience aggressive behavior episodes.

Fee: $117 Registration Fee: $8

NRS-961-H | 02/20/15-02/20/15 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


Monitoring Technician Course

This course will provide the learner with the knowledge and skills to be able to assist the professional healthcare staff with patient physiologic data to support ongoing assessments. Analysis and interpretation of patient's heart rhythm patterns and physiological parameters (including multi-lead ECG waveforms, invasive and non-invasive blood pressure, ETCO2 and continuous pulse oximetry (SpO2), will be studied and practiced.

Fee: $317 Registration Fee: $8

NRS-965-M | 03/23/15-04/27/15 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


Cardiac Monitoring

This course will provide the learner with the knowledge and skills to be able to assist the professional healthcare staff with patient physiologic data to support ongoing assessments. Analysis and interpretation of patient's heart rhythm patterns and physiological parameters (including multi-lead ECG waveforms, 12 Lead ECGs will be studied and practiced.

Fee: $125 Registration Fee: $8

NRS-966-M | 03/23/15-04/06/15 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


Manage Clinical Monitor Alarms

This course is designed to assist hospital administration, hospital risk management, hospital quality assurance, and nurse managers to implement the national patient safety goal on alarm management.

Fee: $150 Materials Fee: $14 Registration Fee: $8

NRS-969-G | 01/30/15-01/30/15 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


Wound Care

This seminar is geared toward health care professionals interested in expanding their overall understanding of skin and wound care and improving the quality of care for their patients. You will leave with a greater understanding of skin and wound care, having gained comprehensive wound management skills that will improve the quality of care you provide to your patients with skin and wound issues.

Fee: $191 Registration Fee: $8

NRS-970-G | 01/16/15-01/16/15 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


Wound Care

This seminar is geared toward health care professionals interested in expanding their overall understanding of skin and wound care and improving the quality of care for their patients. You will leave with a greater understanding of skin and wound care, having gained comprehensive wound management skills that will improve the quality of care you provide to your patients with skin and wound issues.

Fee: $22 Registration Fee: $8

NRS-970-GS | 01/16/15-01/16/15 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


H.A.N.D.S. Course

Effective diabetes management at school requires an individualized plan of care developed by a school nurse for each student. The school nurse coordinates the collection of information from a variety of sources to develop this plan, and then provides the continued oversight to implement and evaluate the effectiveness of this plan. H.A.N.D.S. equips the school nurse with current diabetes knowledge, and provides tools and resources to facilitate effective diabetes management for students at school.

Fee: $200 Materials Fee: $61 Registration Fee: $8

NRS-971-GM | 01/20/15-01/20/15 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


H.A.N.D.S. Course

Effective diabetes management at school requires an individualized plan of care developed by a school nurse for each student. The school nurse coordinates the collection of information from a variety of sources to develop this plan, and then provides the continued oversight to implement and evaluate the effectiveness of this plan. H.A.N.D.S. equips the school nurse with current diabetes knowledge, and provides tools and resources to facilitate effective diabetes management for students at school.

Fee: $230 Materials Fee: $61 Registration Fee: $8

NRS-971-G | 01/20/15-01/20/15 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


Ischemic Heart Disease Women

This course is designed to provide up to date medical information about the impact of Ischemic Heart Disease in women. Leading Physicians from across the country will be presenting current therapies including diet, exercise and stress management will be discussed. A highlight will be the Keynote Address on Gender Disparity in Coronary Artery Disease. Participants will also benefit from a Quick FIt exercise program during the seminar.

Fee: $91 Registration Fee: $8

NRS-972-H | 02/13/15-02/13/15 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


Ischemic Heart Disease Women

This course is designed to provide up to date medical information about the impact of Ischemic Heart Disease in women. Leading Physicians from across the country will be presenting current therapies including diet, exercise and stress management will be discussed. A highlight will be the Keynote Address on Gender Disparity in Coronary Artery Disease. Participants will also benefit from a Quick FIt exercise program during the seminar.

Fee: $17 Registration Fee: $8

NRS-972-HS | 02/13/15-02/13/15 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


Busy Womans Guide Health Heart

Drawing on her training as an adaptive movement specialist, Eliz Greene developed down-to-earth strategies for building activity into everyday life, eating better and managing stress. Eliz shares the lessons in her books, on her Top 50 Health & Wellness blog, and as an award winning speaker delivering wellness programs for women across the country. She was recently named one of the Top Ten Online Influencers on Stress. In 2010 she received the Heart Hero Award and continues to serve as a national spokesperson for the American Heart Association and is a favorite Go Red speaker.

Fee: $30 Registration Fee: $8

NRS-976-H | 02/12/15-02/12/15 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register