Allied Health Care Courses & Seminars

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


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


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: $0

NRS-877-N | 02/22/15-02/22/15 | | 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


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


Spring 2015


Adv. Medical Life Support

AMLS is a sixteen-hour, two-day program that consists of interactive lectures, teaching and evaluation stations. The interactive/case based lectures include the following topics: altered mental status and neurologic disorders, respiratory dysfunction, shock, chest discomfort, endocrine, metabolic and environmental disorders, abdominal discomfort, infectious disease, and toxicologic emergencies, hazardous materials and weapons of mass destruction. Teaching stations follow the associated lectures each day.

Fee: $249 Materials Fee: $24 Registration Fee: $8

HCE-011-K | 05/02/15-05/03/15 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


Adv. Medical Life Support

AMLS is a sixteen-hour, two-day program that consists of interactive lectures, teaching and evaluation stations. The interactive/case based lectures include the following topics: altered mental status and neurologic disorders, respiratory dysfunction, shock, chest discomfort, endocrine, metabolic and environmental disorders, abdominal discomfort, infectious disease, and toxicologic emergencies, hazardous materials and weapons of mass destruction. Teaching stations follow the associated lectures each day.

Fee: $199 Materials Fee: $24 Registration Fee: $8

HCE-011-KS | 05/02/15-05/03/15 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


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-K | 05/16/15-05/16/15 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


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: $121 Registration Fee: $8

NRS-341-KS | 05/16/15-05/16/15 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


PALS

The PALS Course is for healthcare providers who respond to emergencies in infants and children. These include personnel in emergency response, emergency medicine, intensive care and critical care units such as physicians, nurses, paramedics and others who need a PALS course completion card for job or other requirements.

Fee: $291 Senior Adult Fee: $180 Registration Fee: $8

NRS-358-L | 06/20/15-06/21/15 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


PALS

The PALS Course is for healthcare providers who respond to emergencies in infants and children. These include personnel in emergency response, emergency medicine, intensive care and critical care units such as physicians, nurses, paramedics and others who need a PALS course completion card for job or other requirements.

Fee: $191 Registration Fee: $8

NRS-358-LS | 06/20/15-06/21/15 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


Cardiac Updates

This course provides updates in techniques for Echosonographers.

Fee: $62 Registration Fee: $8

NRS-583-J | 04/11/15-04/11/15 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


Cardiac Updates

This course provides updates in techniques for Echosonographers.

Fee: $48 Registration Fee: $8

NRS-583-JM | 04/11/15-04/11/15 | | 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-J | 04/25/15-04/26/15 | | 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: $202 Materials Fee: $20 Registration Fee: $8

NRS-774-J | 04/24/15-04/24/15 | | 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: $12 Materials Fee: $20 Registration Fee: $8

NRS-774-JS | 04/24/15-04/24/15 | | 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 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-K | 05/05/15-05/05/15 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


CEN Review

This two day intense review course is intended for nurses who are planning to take the ENA-CEN certification exam or as a clinical practice review seminar. The lectures and time allotment are based on the CEN exam 2011 content list and will cover all body systems, physiology, pathophysiology, assessment strategies and treatment options for emergency department patients. This course will benefit those who have emergency nursing experience and need/want a clinical update and review of the latest best practice and those who have studied and need/want a final review prior to taking the CEN certification exam. This seminar is not intended as a basic emergency nursing course and is recommended for nurses with at least one year of emergency experience.

Fee: $226 Senior Adult Fee: $166 Materials Fee: $65 Registration Fee: $8

NRS-960-J | 04/21/15-04/22/15 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


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

Fee: $117 Registration Fee: $8

NRS-967-J | 04/08/15-04/20/15 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


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

Fee: $57 Registration Fee: $8

NRS-968-J | 04/22/15-04/27/15 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


School Emergency Triage Traini

Effective management of school emergencies where there are mass causalities requires careful training, preparation, and planning to maximize effectiveness under less than optimal conditions. The school nurse coordinates the collection of information from a variety of sources to develop emergency plans. This program equips the school nurse with the knowledge to develop and lead school first-aid teams.

Fee: $167 Materials Fee: $40 Registration Fee: $8

NRS-973-J | 04/20/15-04/20/15 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


Physical Asessment Occ Nurses

This three day course consists of lectures, demonstration, and practice to provide the occupational health nurse with knowledge needed to assess the physical health status of individuals specific to a variety of occupational health settings. Body organs and systems to be covered include: the skin, head, ears, eyes, nose, throat, and the respiratory, gastrointestinal, musculoskeletal, cardiovascular, and neurological systems. Information related to collecting a medical history, documenting findings, and adherence to HIPPA regulations will be included.

Fee: $642 Registration Fee: $8

NRS-975-LA | 06/01/15-06/03/15 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


Physical Asessment OCC Nurses

This three day course consists of lectures, demonstration, and practice to provide the occupational health nurse with knowledge needed to assess the physical health status of individuals specific to a variety of occupational health settings. Body organs and systems to be covered include: the skin, head, ears, eyes, nose, throat, and the respiratory, gastrointestinal, musculoskeletal, cardiovascular, and neurological systems. Information related to collecting a medical history, documenting findings, and adherence to HIPPA regulations will be included.

Fee: $742 Registration Fee: $8

NRS-975-L | 06/01/15-06/03/15 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


12 Lead EKG Interpretation

This eight-hour, highly motivating, non-stop interactive course on 12-Lead ECG, includes proper lead placement, axis and hemiblock determination, bundle branch blocks, differentiating wide complex tachycardia, and myocardial infarction recognition. Also included is the use of a 15-Lead ECG. The course is delivered as a state of the art computer presentation enhanced with sound, graphics, animation, music, and video clips.

Fee: $90 Senior Adult Fee: $54 Materials Fee: $16 Registration Fee: $8

NRS-979-J | 04/10/15-04/10/15 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


Capnography in EMS

This course on capnography is an eye-opening experience where participants learn the incredible benefits gained from full ETCO2 monitoring and waveform assessment. This course includes a review of the related A&P of the respiratory system and explaination of the role of capnography in EMS. Topics include: cases of cardiac arrest to airway and ventilation: assessment and management from closed head injury to tension pneumothorax to shock, and triage of any patient to the ongoing monitoring of the patient.

Fee: $90 Senior Adult Fee: $54 Materials Fee: $16 Registration Fee: $8

NRS-980-J | 04/11/15-04/11/15 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


International Autism Day

This course is directed at the caregivers, teachers, and professionals providing services to children with Autism Spectrum Disorders. The speakers will provide insights into immune system issues, medical problems and treatment, making one's home safe, and addressing the educational needs of children. The program will have both presentations and smaller break out group sessions.

Fee: $91 Senior Adult Fee: $60 Registration Fee: $8

NRS-989-J | 04/02/15-04/02/15 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


IMPBA POLICE/EMS

Be prepared for the street! This essential training combines Emergency Vehicle Operations for bike officers with patrol procedures, tactics, night operations, scenarios, and basic bike maintenance and on-the-road repairs. Learn to ride like a pro, avoid crashes, and use your bike to foil the bad guys every time. Off-road riding and bike-specific live-fire exercises may be added at the instructor?s discretion.Be first on scene! Nothing moves more swiftly through a crowd than a bike medic responding to a call for help. However you use your bike fleet, this essential emergency vehicle operations course will improve your response times and help you meet your goals. Learn to select and pack equipment, maneuver a fully loaded bike, and perform basic bike maintenance and on-the-road repairs. Course includes night operations, scenarios, and defensive measures.

Fee: $56 Materials Fee: $100 Registration Fee: $8

NRS-992-LS | 06/08/15-06/12/15 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


IMPBA POLICE/EMS

Be prepared for the street! This essential training combines Emergency Vehicle Operations for bike officers with patrol procedures, tactics, night operations, scenarios, and basic bike maintenance and on-the-road repairs. Learn to ride like a pro, avoid crashes, and use your bike to foil the bad guys every time. Off-road riding and bike-specific live-fire exercises may be added at the instructor?s discretion.Be first on scene! Nothing moves more swiftly through a crowd than a bike medic responding to a call for help. However you use your bike fleet, this essential emergency vehicle operations course will improve your response times and help you meet your goals. Learn to select and pack equipment, maneuver a fully loaded bike, and perform basic bike maintenance and on-the-road repairs. Course includes night operations, scenarios, and defensive measures.

Fee: $92 Materials Fee: $100 Registration Fee: $8

NRS-992-L | 06/08/15-06/12/15 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


Dental Seminar DH

This course provides information related to providing Dental Care to clients with Autism Spectrum Disorders. It also will examine Dental Hygiene practices that achieve the best outcomes.

Fee: $71 Materials Fee: $20 Registration Fee: $8

NRS-999-J | 04/24/15-04/24/15 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


Summer 2015


Pre-Hospital Trauma Life Supp

Sixteen-hour course for emergency medical responders, EMTs, paramedics, nurses, physician assistants, and physicians. The provider course is offered in the traditional onsite face-to-face format withlectures and skill stations, followed by a one-day face-to-face session for skill station instructions and evaluations.

Fee: $249 Materials Fee: $24 Registration Fee: $8

NRS-993-A | 07/10/15-07/11/15 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


Pre-Hospital Trauma Life Supp

Sixteen-hour course for emergency medical responders, EMTs, paramedics, nurses, physician assistants, and physicians. The provider course is offered in the traditional onsite face-to-face format withlectures and skill stations, followed by a one-day face-to-face session for skill station instructions and evaluations.

Fee: $199 Materials Fee: $24 Registration Fee: $8

NRS-993-AS | 07/10/15-07/11/15 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


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