Aug
9
to Aug 10

August 9-10, 2019- CEN Exam Preparation Course

  • Community Hospital South (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS
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This review, through Solheim Enterprises, provides a foundation for further study as the participant works toward emergency nursing certification.

This activity has been approved by the Emergency Nurses Association (ENA) for 16.25 contact hours. The Emergency Nurses Association is accredited as an approver of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

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May
16
8:00 AM08:00

May 16, 2019- Emergency Medicine Symposium PreCon Cadaver Lab

This physician led cadaver course will focus on advanced airway, breathing, and circulation techniques as well as offer the opportunity to practice traumatic amputation skills. This course is specifically focused toward EMS and transport, although emergency department and critical care providers are encouraged to attend.

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May
15
to May 16

May 15-16, 2019- 54th Annual Riley Children's Health Pediatric Conference

  • NCAA Hall of Champions and Conference Center, Downtown Indianapolis (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Join fellow pediatric primary care providers from across Indiana and the Midwest May 15-16, 2019 at the 54th Annual Riley Children's Health Pediatric Conference. "Driving the Future of Child Health, One Patient at a Time" will focus on early brain development.

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May
8
7:30 AM07:30

May 8, 2019- 30th Annual Trauma Symposium

Symposium Objectives

  1. Outline optimal care in the prehospital and hospital settings.

  2. Integrate new technology and devices for monitoring and treatment in trauma and critical care.

  3. Outline methods to improve mass casualty and disaster planning at your home institution.

  4. Plan an evidence-based approach to current controversies in trauma and critical care patient management.

  5. Integrate new temporizing and definitive management options for complex surgical disease.

  6. Discuss approaches to non-lethal police injuries.

  7. Implement methods for external bleeding control.

  8. Outline a plan for managing coagulopathic traumatic brain injured patients.

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May
2
to May 3

May 2-3, 2019- Trauma Care After Resuscitation

  • Sidney & Lois Eskenazi Hospital (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Unlike standardized trauma programs targeted at prehospital and emergency care providers, the Trauma Care After Resuscitation (TCAR) course was specifically created to meet the learning needs of INPATIENT trauma nurses. This live, 2-day educational offerings give hospital staff members the foundational, evidence-based information and critical thinking skills necessary to meet regulatory requirements and provide excellent care to this challenging patient population.

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May
1
7:00 PM19:00

May 1, 2019- Leveraging Injury Prevention Efforts to Address ACEs, Suicide, and Opioid Misuse

This interactive webinar will feature representatives from states and the CDC who will share stories and lessons they have learned in the in their approach to connect work across three priority areas: ACEs, Suicide Prevention, and Opioid Misuse. With a particular emphasis on efforts to address shared risk and protective factors, this webinar will provide specific examples of how connections can be used to support work across multiple funding sources in the areas of programming, policy, data, surveillance, and partnerships.

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May
1
7:30 AM07:30

May 1, 2019- IU Health EMTC Conference for Advanced Providers Lecture Series

A one day live lecture series provided by IU Health practitioners regarding Emergency Medicine.

Topics include: Substance Abuse, Diabetes, Cardiology, Child Abuse, Evidence Based Practice Updates, Migraines and Visual Diagnosis of Patients.

Who should attend: Nurse Practitioners, Advanced Providers, Physicians, Students.

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Apr
16
8:00 AM08:00

April 16, 2019- EMS Medical Directors' Conference

Please join the Indiana State Department of Health as they host the 6th Annual EMS Medical Directors’ Conference.

The purpose of the EMS Medical Directors’ Conference is to orient EMS Medical
Directors to evidence-based guidelines and overall EMS best practices. 

For questions or registration information, email Indiana Trauma

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Apr
1
to Apr 3

April 1-3, 2019- SAVIR Injury Prevention Advocacy

SAVIR (The Society for Advancement of Violence and Injury Research) provides leadership and fosters excellence in the science of injury and violence prevention research. Our theme this year is Injury Prevention Advocacy: From Research to Policy

SAVIR is now meeting annually to provide a venue for sharing important discoveries, gaining new skills, and celebrating the advancements that result from our hard work and dedication to advancing the science of injury prevention and control.

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Mar
13
1:00 PM13:00

March 13, 2019- The Causes of Injury: The Forces & Injury Patterns of the Mechanisms That Act Upon the Body

ATS Trauma Program Managers and Trauma Registrars please join long time trauma program management professional Sandra Strack Arabian for a discussion on the impacts and forces behind mechanisms of injury and how they impact the body. Participants will learn about the basic concepts of energy transference and rules of motion, gain an understanding of injury patterns based on mechanisms or forces that act on the body, and will hear about the impact of understanding mechanisms of injury and how it relates to the trauma registry.

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Feb
26
2:00 PM14:00

February 26, 2019- Evaluating Shared Risk and Protective Factors to Address ACEs, Suicide, and Opioid Misuse

This interactive webinar will feature representatives from two states and the CDC who will share stories and lessons they have learned in their approach to connect work across three priority areas: ACEs, Suicide Prevention, and Opioid Misuse. This webinar will provide an introduction to evaluation principles for shared risk and protective factors utilized by states and the CDC.

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Feb
22
2:00 PM14:00

February 22, 2019- Preventing Suicide through Social Connectedness

Sources of Strength is a universal suicide prevention program that builds protective factors and reduces the risk of suicide for vulnerable youth through a strengths-based focus on social connectedness and peer group norms. In this webinar, Dr. Peter Wyman, PhD, from the Center for the Study and Prevention of Suicide at the University of Rochester, will review research on the influence of school-based social networks to adolescent risk and protective factors for suicidal behaviors, discuss adolescent exposure to risk factors for suicide, and discuss how school-based social networks can be used to promote social connectedness and address adolescent relational needs.

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Feb
21
to Feb 22

February 21-22, 2019 - CEN Review Course

  • Good Samaritan Hospital, Eva Hill Conference Room (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

ENA Chapter 474 (Southwest Trailblazers) will be hosting a Certified Emergency Nurse Review Course by Gina Carbino, BSN, RN, CEN, CPEN, TCRN, CCRN, PCCN, SANE-A.

It will be held at the Good Samaritan Hospital, Eva Hill Conference Room.

The cost is $100.00 which includes the Review Book, Badge Buddies, and ongoing technical support through email and social media. Review questions and exam blueprint provided.

Please mail payment to:

Southwest Trailblazers ENA Chapter 474
Attention: Amanda Siewers, MSN, RN
520 South Seventh Street
Vincennes, IN 47591

Email for questions.

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Jan
15
to Jan 16

January 15-16, 2019- Introduction to Motivational Interviewing

This on-line facilitated learning forum will be a highly engaging and interactive seven-hour experience for a multi-disciplinary audience. Individuals will engage in experiential methods such as information exchange, small group discussion, paired skills practice, video analysis and other self-reflective processes.

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Dec
21
1:30 PM13:30

December 21, 2018- Opioid Overdose Prevention and Response

  • Johnson Building Basement Conference Room (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

The sessions will train responders on how to reduce overdose risks, recognize signs of an overdose, access medical services, and administer Narcan Nasal Spray; in addition to taking other action (e.g., rescue breathing and contacting emergency medical assistance).

After being trained, each participant will be eligible to receive an overdose prevention kit, which includes instructions and a needle-free nasal spray filled with Naloxone Hydrochloride. Participants will also receive a toolkit booklet with resources and referral information pertaining to substance use disorder treatment.

Training provided by:
Marion County Public Health Department
Substance Use Outreach Services

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Nov
2
7:00 AM07:00

November 2, 2018- Eskenazi Health 25th Annual Trauma Symposium

  • Crowne Plaza Indianapolis- Downtown-Union Station (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

The Eskenazi Health 25th Annual Trauma Symposium is taking place on Friday November 2, 2018.

The event will be at the Crowne Plaza Indianapolis- Downtown-Union Station, from 7:00am - 5:00pm. The cost for nurses is $75.00 and EMS is free.

More information can be found here.

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Nov
1
to Nov 2

November 1-2, 2018- ATCN Provider Course

Advanced Trauma Care for Nurses (ATCN®) is designed for registered nurses interested in expanding their knowledge and skills in the management of trauma patients. The course design helps to establish standards of care and communication when caring for trauma patients. This 2-day course provides a comprehensive management of the injured patient. Specifically, the course is designed for nurses working in aeromedical programs, Emergency Departments, Operating Rooms, Intensive Care Units and Medical/Surgical.

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Oct
22
to Oct 23

October 22-23, 2018- Trauma Care After Resuscitation

  • Indiana University Health Methodist Hospital (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Unlike standardized trauma programs targeted at prehospital and emergency care providers, the Trauma Care After Resuscitation (TCAR) course was specifically created to meet the learning needs of INPATIENT trauma nurses. This live, 2-day educational offerings give hospital staff members the foundational, evidence-based information and critical thinking skills necessary to meet regulatory requirements and provide excellent care to this challenging patient population.

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Oct
11
to Oct 12

October 11-12, 2018- Trauma Care After Resuscitation

  • Sidney & Lois Eskenazi Hospital (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Unlike standardized trauma programs targeted at prehospital and emergency care providers, the Trauma Care After Resuscitation (TCAR) course was specifically created to meet the learning needs of INPATIENT trauma nurses. This live, 2-day educational offerings give hospital staff members the foundational, evidence-based information and critical thinking skills necessary to meet regulatory requirements and provide excellent care to this challenging patient population.

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Oct
2
to Oct 3

October 2-3, 2018- International Trauma Life Support

  • Franciscan Education Center (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

The ITLS course is hands-on and intensive. The primary purpose of the ITLS course is to provide students with the fundamental knowledge and experience necessary to get the trauma patient from scene to surgery in the best possible condition.

This is a 2-day class offered at the Franciscan Education Center - 421 N. Emerson Avenue, Greenwood, IN 46143. 

To register for ITLS, please call 317-528-6014 or e-mail Josee Miller.

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