Upcoming Health Education Events in the LRH Community
Littleton Regional Healthcare Presentations
The medical and nursing staff of Littleton Regional Healthcarecurrently offer Grand Rounds presentations in the LRH Conference Rooms that are open to the public. The presentations are approved for CME/CEU credit. To register for any of these presentations email Cathie Flores or leave a voice mail at 603-444-9303.
Pediatric Emergency Assessment, Recognition and Stabilization (PEARS)
Friday, October 9, 2015 9:30 am to 4:30 pm
Littleton Regional Healthcare
PEARS was designed by the American Heart Association for healthcare providers who infrequently see critically ill children such as school, office, and medical/surgical nurses, emergency medical responders/EMT-Bs, Intermediate EMTs and other care providers who may care for children with acute respiratory and cardiac difficulties in a non-critical care setting. The main focus of PEARS is prevention, with a focus on assessment, recognition and stabilization of pediatric victims at risk of severe cardiopulmonary distress. Students are prepared to assess, categorize, decide and act early to stabilize a child in respiratory/cardiac distress. The course is also recommended for paramedics/critical nurses (off year for PALS) and urgent care center personnel. Cost is $100.00 ($30.00 for NCNEC members). Click here for pdf of PEARS flyer and Participant Letter.
SAVE THE DATE!!!
White Mountain AACN
2015 FALL FEVER Critical Care Conference
Wednesday, October 28, 2015
8:30 am - 5:15 pm
Littleton Regional Healthcare - Conference Rooms 1, 2 &3
The White Mountain Chapter of the American Association of Critical Care Nurses (AACN) will be sponsoring this semi-annual continuing nursing education event. Save the date and check this announcement in august-September for more details and registration information. CLICK HERE FOR FLYER & Registration Form.
Understanding the Lived Experiences of Nurses Working in Rural Settings presented by Judith M. Pare', PhD, RN
Rural Nursing Organization (RNO) Presentation & First Meeting
November 6, 2015, 4:00 to 6:00 pm
Littleton Regional Hospital, Conference Rooms 1 & 2
Dr. Pare’ is a member of the National Rural Nursing Organization (RNO) by- Laws Committee. She has been invited to present the findings of her research with nurses working in rural communities in New England and regions of the western US, and to provide information and guidance for creating a regional chapter of the RNO in Northern New England. All nurses (Critical/Acute Care, LTC, Home Health, School Nurses, Educators, Managers, etc.) interested in exploring the possibilities of establishing a regional chapter of the Rural Nursing Organization for the North Country of New Hampshire, Northeast Kingdom of Vermont, and Northwestern Maine are invited to attend this program. CLICK HERE FOR FLYER and registration form. This presentation will be accessible via Internet Teleconference on Connect NH and is approved for 1 contact hour of continuing nursing education.
North Country Nursing Education Consortium (NCNEC) Courses
Other courses of interest:
The Weeks Medical Center for Continuing Education has an ongoig program of Emergency Cardiac Care, Trauma Nursing Core Course (TNCC) and other continuing education presentations. The list of courses and contact information can be accessed at this website www.weeksmedical.org/ncce.
DHMC Nursing Grand Rounds
To watch archived DHMC Nursing Grand Rounds presentations online go to: http://med.dartmouth-hitchcock.org/education/nursing_grand_rounds_archive.html This webpage also contains instructions for creating an online account for continuing nursing education credit.
DHMC Medical Grand Rounds
via Interactive Internet Videoconferencing at Littleton Regional Healthcare
Every Friday from 8:00 to 9:00 am Littleton Regional Healthcare presents Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center Grand Rounds via an interactive internet videoconferencing link in the Gale Medical Library. The programs are approved for CME credit. Sessions start and end promptly. The schedule of topics can be accessed through this hyperlink to the DHMC Medical Grand Rounds webpage. Please contact Anne Conner, our Medical Librarian at 603-444-9564 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Last updated: Nov 24, 2015