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Seminar/Conference

2nd Annual Update on Wound Management

Wound Management Seminar
September 10, 2010 - 7:30am - 4:00pm

Mark your calendar for this annual wound care seminar being held in collaboration with the Wound/Ostomy Services at Washington County Hospital. 

Ethical Issues: Patients Who Threaten

Ethical Issues
September 24, 2010 - 8:00am - 12:00pm

This course will provide (3) Category 1 continuing education credit hours in ethics, professional conduct and issues of boundaries to satisfy Maryland license requirements.  Discussion will include at what point the responsibility of the health care provider extends from treatment to a legal and ethical obligation to protect others.  The Maryland Annotated Code, Supreme Court decisions and professional ethical codes mandate that health care providers have a legal and ethical obligation when a patient threatens serious injury. 

Eating Disorders

Eating Disorders
March 5, 2010 - 7:30am - 12:30pm

Eating disorders can lead to a number of serious and sometimes life threatening health problems.  While the exact cause can be difficult to identify, it is commonly believed that any combination of biological, behavioral and social factors can be a contributing factor.  This four-hour seminar will address the major types of eating disorders, emotional factors that predispose individuals to eating disorder, health concerns, interventions and treatment.

Using a Patient-Center Approach in Providing Dementia Care

Providing Dementia Care
June 4, 2010 - 8:00am - 4:15pm

This full-day seminar will provide participants with information about how to develop a patient-centered environment for individuals with dementia.  A patient-centered approach focuses on redirecting resistant behavior in a positive manner which has shown to decrease aggressive/defiant behavior and help create a positive working environment for both patients and staff.  See the pdf file below.

Administrative Professionals Day Celebration

Admn Professionals Day
April 23, 2010 - 8:00am - 3:30pm

Send your administrative profession for a day of learning, relaxation and fun sponsored by the International Association of Administrative Professionals (IAAP) Hager Chapter and Hagerstown Community College.  The program will include continental breakfast, vendor visitation, humorous / fun topics with valuable tips and lots of door prizes. 

Advanced Stethoscope Skills

Advanced Stethoscope Skills
March 26, 2010 - 8:30am - 4:30pm

Grab your stethoscope and join us for this in-depth course that will teach you to identify sounds beyond what you may have learned in nursing school.  This hands-on learning session will teach the sounds that one would hear if a patient had pneumonia, congestive heart failure, a fracture or dislocation, pulmonary embolism, ARDS or bowel obstruction.  Attendees will also learn how to determine liver size by using a stethoscope and be able to perform a thorough and accurate assessment of heart, breath and abdominal sounds.  Don't miss this opportunity to fin

TIC patenting seminar

TIC patenting seminar
November 10, 2009 - 6:00pm - 9:00pm

The Technical Innovation Center (TIC) at Hagerstown Community College will offer a three-night seminar entitled “Patenting Made Easy: Protecting Your Ideas and Your Wealth,” on Oct. 27, Nov. 3, and Nov. 10, in TIC room 208.

TIC patenting seminar

TIC patenting seminar
November 3, 2009 - 6:00pm - 9:00pm

The Technical Innovation Center (TIC) at Hagerstown Community College will offer a three-night seminar entitled “Patenting Made Easy: Protecting Your Ideas and Your Wealth,” on Oct. 27, Nov. 3, and Nov. 10, in TIC room 208.

TIC Patenting Seminar

Patenting Seminar
October 27, 2009 - 6:00pm - 9:00pm

The seminar will be led by Michael Smith, of Intellectual Property Group of Steptoe and Johnson, Attorneys at Law, and will focus on a variety of topics related to the protecting and commercializing your intellectual property and ideas including patent law, trademark law, copyright law, and e-commerce.

Cardiac Updates: Half Day

Cardiac Updates: Half Day
October 3, 2009 - 7:45am - 1:15pm

This 4 hour course will provide continuing education credits for sonographers and radiographers.

Click below for a flyer and agenda for the program.

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