DescriptionJoin us this fall at MAHEC in the beautiful mountains of Western North Carolina for a one-of-a-kind conference featuring speakers from Charles George VA Medical Center; EmergeOrtho: Blue Ridge Division; AntiFragile Physical Therapy; Patient Advocacy NC, PLLC; and Southeastern Sports Medicine.
You will have the opportunity to learn more about ERAS in the orthopaedic community, virtual reality therapy, common spinal conditions, pain management from the physical therapist’s perspective, nurse coaching for the orthopaedic patient, Achilles repairs and injuries that mimic ankle sprains. You will hear about the orthopaedic journey from a patient’s perspective.
Along with learning some exciting things about orthopaedic care, you will have the opportunity to network with other orthopedic care providers. This will be a continuing education activity for nurses and physical therapists to achieve contact hours. Breakfast and lunch will be served. We look forward to seeing you there!
Jointly Provided With:
RNs, LPNs, Nursing Assistants, Physical Therapists/Physical Therapist Assistants, Occupational Therapists/Occupational Therapist Assistants and all other interested healthcare professionals
- Identify Percutaneous Achilles Repair and injuries that mimic ankle sprains
- State the role of the Nurse Coach for the Orthopaedic Patient
- Recognize the personal experience of a former orthopaedic patient's surgical event
- Describe ERAS in the orthopedic community
- Discuss current concepts in managing patients with long-standing pain
- State the outcomes of patient's with certain spinal conditions
- Jan M. Bailey, MSN, APRN, OCNS-C, NPD-BC
- Jenny L. Bradley, MSN, RN, NPD-BC, ONC
- Vada Campbell, RN-BC, HTP
- Michael J. Goebel, MD
- Amanda Graves, RN, BSN
- Ashley Imgrund-Flora, PA
- Matt Massey, MD
- Jeff Meadows, DPT, OCS, COMT, FAAO
- Caitlin Rawlins, RN, BSN
- Karen C. Sanders, MSN RN AHN-BC HWNC-BC
- Brianna Stepp, BSN, RN, ONC
Carolina Mountain NAON 16th Annual Orthopaedic Nursing Conference: Orthopaedic Care, Not for the Faint of Heart
10/30 9:00 AM–4:30 PM
Self-Reported CreditOccupational Therapist/ Assistant - As of July 1, 2018, the NCBOT no longer accepts applications for pre-approval of CCAs. OT practitioners need to make sure they are completing activities that comply with Section .0800 of the NCBOT Rules. 5.75 CCAs. Please select contact hours for your certificate.
The Mountain Area Health Education Center designates this entire continuing education activity as meeting the criteria for 0.6 CEUs as established by the National Task Force on the Continuing Education Unit.
5.500 NCBPTE Contact Hours
MAHEC, as part of the NC AHEC system, is a NCBPTE-approved provider of continuing competence for activities directly related to physical therapy. NCBPTE: 5.5 contact hours.
5.750 Contact Hours
MAHEC designates this continuing education activity as meeting the criteria for 5.75 Contact Hours.
5.750 CNE Contact Hours
Participants must attend 80% of the activity to receive credit.
5.75 CNE Contact Hours Activity # AP 008-1783 Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC) is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the North Carolina Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.