DescriptionThe 1st Annual LPN conference will address very important topics related to the practice of the LPN in many clinical settings. Topics to include: Opioid Crisis: an educational update; Infection Prevention in the home setting and office based practice; Understanding the scope of the LPN; Wound care update; Cardiac Rhythm identification and addressing the psychosocial needs of the geriatric population.
This event will also provide education with Poster Presentations developed and presented by LPNs with the region. As health care reform continues to take shape, the role of the LPN will continue to be a part of the nursing workforce that is needed for reform.
LPNs, Nursing Home Administrators, Directors of Nursing, RNs and all other interested individuals
- Define the role of the LPN in treating pain safer for our patients
- Identify infection prevention strategies with in the home health setting and the office based practice
- Understand the scope of practice and the role of the LPN
- Identify cardiac rhythms and treatment modalities