Allied Health Care Courses & Seminars

Summer 2015


ICD-10-CM Training Course

This course offers health-related personnel training in the Tenth Revision of International StatisticalClassification of Diseases and Related Health Problems (ICD-10). This course is intended to provide students with an upgraded diagnostic and procedural coding system that, by law, must be implemented throughout the healthcare industry by October 15, 2015.

Fee: $230 Materials Fee: $45 Registration Fee: $8

NRS-994-A | 07/17/15-07/24/15 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


Fall 2015


Dental Practice Update and Mandatory Dentist CE

This course is designed for dentists, dental hygienists, and dental assistants requiring continuing education credits for ongoing licensure. The course will cover oral cancers, Oral Lesions and radiographic dental film analysis. In addition, the Mandatory Continuing Education Program on Proper Pharmacologic Prescribing and Drug Disposal for Dental Practitioners will be presented.

Fee: $212 Senior Adult Fee: $72 Materials Fee: $20 Registration Fee: $8

HCE-013-E | 11/13/15-11/13/15 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


Dental Practice Update on Oral Lesions

This course is designed for dentists, dental hygienists and dental assistants requiring continuing education credits for ongoing licensure. The course will cover oral cancers, oral lesions and radiographic dental film analysis. Early recognition of oral pathology is the primary aim of this course

Fee: $191 Senior Adult Fee: $70 Materials Fee: $20 Registration Fee: $8

HCE-014-E | 11/13/15-11/13/15 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


Proper Pharmacologic Prescribing And Drug Disposal for Dental Practitioners

This course is designed for dentists to fulfill their continuing education requirement for licensure in 2016 and 2017. It will cover the use of narcotics during and after oral surgery, proper prescribing practices, and storage and controls for all medications in the dental office.

Fee: $191 Senior Adult Fee: $70 Registration Fee: $8

HCE-015-E | 11/13/15-11/13/15 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


Cardiac Updates

This course provides updates in techniques for echosonographers.

Fee: $62 Registration Fee: $8

NRS-583-D | 10/03/15-10/03/15 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


Cardiac Updates

This course provides updates in techniques for echosonographers.

Fee: $48 Registration Fee: $8

NRS-583-DM | 10/03/15-10/03/15 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


Advanced Cardiac Life Support

Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) is an advanced, instructor-led classroom course that highlights the importance of team management of a cardiac arrest, team dynamics and communication, systems of care, and immediate post-cardiac-arrest care. Specific skills in airway management and related pharmacology are also featured. Skills are taught through discussion and group learning, while testing stations offer case-based scenarios using simulators. ACLS is designed for health-care professionals who either direct or participate in the management of cardiopulmonary arrest and other cardiovascular emergencies. This includes personnel in emergency response, emergency medicine, intensive-care and critical-care units. The prerequisite for ACLS is a current HSF BLS for Healthcare Provider (C) card as well as the ability to read and interpret common ECG dysrhythmias. Textbook cost is included in the ACLS full course fee. Student is responsible for textbook for ACLS renewal course. AHA requires each student to have a textbook available before, during and after the course. Students must pass a written exam and skills test to receive an AHA ACLS Provider Course Completion Card.

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

NRS-594-F | 12/17/15-12/18/15 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


Advanced Cardiac Life Support

Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) is an advanced, instructor-led classroom course that highlights the importance of team management of a cardiac arrest, team dynamics and communication, systems of care, and immediate post-cardiac-arrest care. Specific skills in airway management and related pharmacology are also featured. Skills are taught through discussion and group learning, while testing stations offer case-based scenarios using simulators. ACLS is designed for health-care professionals who either direct or participate in the management of cardiopulmonary arrest and other cardiovascular emergencies. This includes personnel in emergency response, emergency medicine, intensive-care and critical-care units. The prerequisite for ACLS is a current HSF BLS for Healthcare Provider (C) card as well as the ability to read and interpret common ECG dysrhythmias. Textbook cost is included in the ACLS full course fee. Student is responsible for textbook for ACLS renewal course. AHA requires each student to have a textbook available before, during and after the course. Students must pass a written exam and skills test to receive an AHA ACLS Provider Course Completion Card.

Fee: $181 Registration Fee: $16

NRS-594-FS | 12/17/15-12/18/15 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


Dental Professional Training: OSHA and Infection Control/Prevention

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 | 09/19/15-09/19/15 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


Child Abuse Summit

This class is designed for persons involved in working in jobs related to child abuse identification, prevention, advocacy, and treatment of victims. These people may include: administrative staff, attorneys, CAC professionals, court staff, forensic interviewers, guardians ad litem, judges, law enforcement, nurses, physicians, school administrators, social workers, teachers, and therapists. Topics include: psychological trauma and interventions; identification of child abuse; and human trafficking.

Fee: $21 Registration Fee: $8

NRS-779-E | 11/06/15-11/06/15 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


Optometry Seminar

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-D | 10/18/15-10/18/15 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


Caring for People With Cognitive Impairment and Related Mental Health Issues

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

NRS-907-E | 11/19/15-11/19/15 | | 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-D | 10/20/15-12/10/15 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


Physiological Monitoring and Intrepreting 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-D | 10/05/15-11/09/15 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


Physiological Monitoring and Intrepreting Technician Course Unit A

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-D | 10/05/15-10/19/15 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


Physiological Monitoring and Intrepreting Technician Course Unit B

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 invasive and non-invasive blood pressure will be studied and practiced.

Fee: $117 Registration Fee: $8

NRS-967-D | 10/21/15-11/02/15 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


Physiological Monitoring and Intrepreting Technician Course Unit C

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 iRespiratory Status, including RR, ETCO2 and Spo2, monitoring will be studied and practiced.

Fee: $57 Registration Fee: $8

NRS-968-E | 11/04/15-11/09/15 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register