Dec
5
7:30 AM07:30

December 5, 2017- MESH 2017 Grand Rounds

MESH 2017 Grand Rounds Series.  

Syria-Sarin and Other Substances: How Prepared Are We?  Speaker: John S. Urbanetti, MD. National/international expert on medical implications of & response to nerve agents, chemicals, other weapons of mass destruction.

Tuesday December 5, 2017.  7:30 am Free Continental Breakfast.  Presentation 8-9am.  Location: Eskenazi Health Center-Pecar, 6940 N. Michigan Rd. Indianapolis, IN 46208. To register, click here.  

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Dec
11
to Dec 12

December 11, 2017- Building Better Lives Conference

  • Xenos Conference Center (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

During this Two-Day Conference, Dr. Bruce Perry and Dr. Stuart Ablon Will Speak On …

  1. Key concepts and intervention strategies of the Neurosequential Model of Therapeutics (NMT)
  2. Key concepts and strategies of Collaborative Problem Solving (CPS)
  3. Practical strategies for implementing both NMT & CPS approaches into a unified process
  4. Integrating NMT & CPS in daily practice
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Jan
26
5:00 PM17:00

January 26, 2018- 2018 IANS Annual Convention

Come join the Indiana Association of Nursing Students for our Annual Convention! Our theme this year is Nursing Survival Guide, which means at our conference you will be enlightened with the many supplies it takes to be successful in nursing school. This includes a NCLEX Review, study tips, Nationally-Known Speakers, and FREE PRIZES to help you graduate and pass that dreadful exam: The NCLEX. We hope to see you there!

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Feb
24
7:45 AM07:45

February 24, 2018- Addressing the Healthcare Needs of Students with Autism Spectrum Disorder

  • Ball State University Alumni Center (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Nurses, in all settings, and school personnel provide healthcare and supportive services to individuals with ASD. Both nurses and school personnel face unique challenges (e.g., medication administration, addressing hygiene, disruptive behaviors, etc.) when developing and implementing healthcare interventions for individuals with ASD. The focus of this conference will be to provide a series of highly focused sessions aimed at increasing nurses and school personnel skills when addressing the healthcare needs of individuals with ASD.

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Mar
2
8:00 AM08:00

March 2, 2018- IU Health LifeLine Emergency & Critical Care Conference

Nurses, paramedics, respiratory therapists, and EMTs,
Come join IU Health LifeLine for a full day of education, simulation and skills covering pediatrics, emergency medicine, airway management, and more at Indiana Grand Casino. Breakfast, lunch, and a gift bag will be provided with registration. Lectures will cover an array of topics in the morning followed by hands on learning stations in the afternoon. Social and networking hour following education day with IU Health LifeLine's flight staff, IU Health physicians, and other regional providers. Full detailed schedule to be released at a later date.

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Mar
8
to Mar 9

March 8-9, 2018- TCRN Exam Review

  • UK Albert B. Chandler Hospital Pavilion A, Auditorium (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Please join the University of Kentucky Emergency Services and Bluegrass Chapter ENA chapter by registering for the upcoming TCRN exam review course on March 8-9, 2018. The Trauma Certified Registered Nurse (TCRN) exam incorporates the body of knowledge in trauma nursing across the continuum of care, from injury prevention through reintegration to home. This two-day review course will be presented by Jeff Solheim, MSN, RN, CEN, CFRN, FAEN, FAAN, TCRN (@JeffSolheim).

Topics Covered Include:

  1. Succeeding at the TCRN Exam
  2. Shock (Hypovolemic Shock, Septic Shock and Obstructive Shock)
  3. Surface and Extremity Trauma (Wounds, Burns and Orthopedic Trauma)
  4. Trunk Trauma (Chest, Abdominal and Genitourinary Trauma)
  5. Obstetrical Trauma
  6. Head, Neck and Facial Trauma
  7. Psychosocial Aspects of Trauma
  8. Professional Issues (Trauma Designation, Legal Issues, Performance Improvement, Evidence Based Practice, Disaster Management)
  9. The Continuum of Trauma Care (Injury Prevention, Pre-hospital Care, Intra-hospital Care, Rehabilitation and End of Life Issues)
  10. Interactive Group Exercises
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Nov
16
12:00 PM12:00

November 16, 2017- An Opioid Primer: Legislative, Policy, & Practice

Join ANA and the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for the complimentary webinar, An Opioid Primer: Legislative, Policy, & Practice on Thursday, Nov. 16 at 12 p.m. ET. Learn how the opioid epidemic evolved and the interrelated legislative, policy, and practice implications in trying to address the dilemma.

Following this webinar, nurses will be able to:

  1. Identify early and later opioid effects on the brain and illustrate how the brain changes over time with opioid use.
  2. Identify the IOM's four level barriers to effective pain management and list two examples of each level barrier.
  3. Define the Prescription Drug Management Program and its role in state and national drug monitoring efforts.
  4. Describe current drug treatment options and list three barriers to medication assisted treatment programs.

 
 

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Nov
13
7:30 AM07:30

November 13, 2017- Teenage Tattoos, Tongues, & Trauma

  • Cincinnati Marriott at RiverCenter (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Emergency Implications of Body Piercing/Modifications

 It's happening more & more... Though body modification has been practiced for thousands of years, seemingly only recently has it become an "epidemic", especially among teens & young adults. This presentation will review "what we really want to know" regarding body modification & implications for emergency care. Through real-life case studies, answers to questions involving airway management, defibrillation, obstetrics, & thrombolytics will be addressed.

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Nov
13
to Nov 14

November 13-14, 2017- 2017 St. Elizabeth Emergency Services Conference

  • Cincinnati Marriott at RiverCenter (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

This will be a 2 day educational experience for EMS providers of every certification level and Emergency Department nurses. (Multiple ALS/BLS tracks, Educator Track, Critical Care Track, and Pediatrics)
We will be featuring many national speakers as well as highlighting local talent from around our region. (Many local hospitals will be participating)

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Aug
25
to Aug 26

August 25-26, 2017- CEN Exam Preparation Course

  • St. Vincent Fishers Hospital (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Solheim’s Certified Emergency Nurse (CEN®) Exam Preparation Course

This course is a review of emergency nursing designed to assist the participant to be successful in obtaining CEN certification. 

The course offers lectures, graphics, videos and practice questions in many of the areas that are tested on the CEN exam. This review provides a foundation for further study as the participant works toward emergency nursing certification.
 

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Jul
18
7:30 AM07:30

July 18, 2017 - CPEN Review Course

  • St. Vincent Anderson Regional Hospital (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

"Sick Kids" Certified Pediatric Emergency & Critical Care Nursing Review
1-Day Seminar

This one-day, fast-paced emergency and critical care review seminar is for emergency and critical care nurses who provide urgent and emergent nursing care to pediatric patients and their families. This review program is designed to give the participant easy ways to remember important tips & tricks pertaining to pediatric emergency care. Any nurse or RT that wants to be more fully prepared for pediatric emergencies should attend this 1-day review program.

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Jul
12
3:00 PM15:00

July 12, 2017- ENA State of the Association

All Emergency Nurses Association members are invited to learn more about ENA’s latest initiatives by joining us for the ENA State of the Association webinar. ENA President Karen Wiley, MSN, RN, CEN, and Nancy MacRae, MS, Executive Director and members of the senior leadership team will provide updates on: 

     • Board Activities
     • Organizational Goals
     • ENA Website Launch
     • EN17 Conference and Early Bird Deadline
     • ENA General Assembly
     • Government Relations
     • Membership Challenge
     • What’s New

Your participation in this call is extremely valuable. We hope you can join us.

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Jul
10
5:00 PM17:00

July 10, 2017- New Pediatric Quality Improvement Collaborative

EMSC Webinar

On Monday, July 10 from 5:00–6:00 pm ET, the Emergency Medical Services for Children Innovation and Improvement Center (E-IIC) will host a free webinar to introduce a new EMSC QI Collaborative focused on implementing QI efforts to improve pediatric readiness in the emergency department setting.

Using a Train-the-Trainer model, twenty teams composed of training and affiliate sites will be guided to develop local QI efforts to foster pediatric ED readiness. The project timeline, planned activities, application process, and anticipated outcomes will be discussed.

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May
27
6:00 PM18:00

June 7, 2017- Screening, Brief Intervention and Referral to Treatment (SBIRT) Provider Training

  • Landsbaum Center for Health Education (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

 

 

Screening, Brief Intervention and Referral to Treatment (SBIRT) Provider Training

Objectives: 

  • Explore the use of Motivational Interviewing (MI) within SBIRT.
  • Examine substance use risk (alcohol or drug) and how risk/harm is assessed in healthcare and behavioral healthcare.
  • Review recommended screening tools for use in examining substance use in adolescents and adults.
  • Learn and practice evidence-based techniques (MI) for implementation of a brief intervention.
  • Discuss resources for linking patients/clients to treatment and follow-up service.
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May
24
2:00 PM14:00

May 24, 2017- Highly Pathogenic Infectious Disease Exercise Planning for Frontline Facilities

The webinar will focus on exercise planning for Frontline Facilities – acute care hospitals and other emergency care settings, such as urgent care clinics and critical access hospitals– that have not been designated as an Ebola Treatment Center or Assessment Hospital. Frontline Facilities have the possibility of encountering a patient suspected of infection with Ebola virus or another highly pathogenic infectious disease.

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May
17
11:00 AM11:00

May 17, 2017- Sepsis Standard Work: Improving Compliance with Early Recognition and Management of Perinatal Sepsis

Sepsis is a complex disorder that is difficult to diagnose and treat. If sepsis goes unrecognized or untreated, it can lead to severe sepsis or septic shock. 

This webinar offers free continuing education for Physicians, Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners, Registered Nurses, Health Educators, Pharmacists, Medical Residents, Epidemiologists, Laboratorians, and Administrators.

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May
15
8:00 AM08:00

May 15, 2017- 3rd Annual IPAC Conference: Making Connections: Community, Programs and Progress

  • Conner Prairie Interactive History Park - Overlook Room (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Presented by the Indiana Injury Prevention Advisory Council and the Indiana State Department of Health, the conference will be held on Monday, May 15, 2017 at the Conner Prairie Interactive History Park in the Overlook Room. 

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May
5
8:00 AM08:00

May 5, 2017- Indiana ENA Annual Symposium

The Indiana ENA Annual Symposium will be held on Friday , May 5, 2017, at the Ivy Tech Conference Center, Indianapolis, IN. Our theme for this year’s symposium is “Gearing Up for Excellence!” 
Also offering a free (with registration) Procedural Cadaver Lab sponsored by Teleflex.

Get Social with Indiana ENA

Join the conversation with @IndianaENA on Twitter using #INENASYM17 and #INENA17 and Facebook at IndianaENA

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Apr
21
8:00 AM08:00

April 21, 2017 - Trauma Topics

IU Health is excited to announce the April 21st Trauma Topics conference to be held at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway.  This year’s event features Keynote Speaker Deborah Stein, MD, MPH, FACS, FCCM.  Dr. Stein is the Chief of Trauma and the Director of Neurotrauma Critical Care at the R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center in Baltimore, Maryland.
 

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