MAHEC's Project ECHO® for School Nurses (8-Part Video Teleconference Series)

Jan 20–Apr 28, 2021 Nursing

MAHEC's Project ECHO® for School Nurses (8-Part Video Teleconference Series)

Description

Project ECHO® is a lifelong learning and guided practice model that revolutionizes nursing education to provide best-practice specialty care and reduce health disparities. ECHO is led by an expert team that uses multi-point videoconferencing to conduct virtual learning sessions comprised of a short didactic followed by case presentations provided by participants.

New to the ECHO model? Click here to find out how Project ECHO® is changing the world.

    This video teleconferencing series guided by experts takes place bi-weekly over 8 modules (one-hour each) and will cover topics specific to school nurses, including:

  • Diabetes Management in Schools

  • Pediatric Seizure Disorders

  • Hypertension (new pediatric guidelines)

  • Asthma

  • Return to Learn: Concussion Management

  • Dermatology: Safe at School? When to Refer

  • Motivational Interviewing (MI)

  • Mental Health (depression/suicide prevention)


All program dates are streamed on the ECHO Zoom Platform from 3 PM to 4 PM EST.
Participant must login at 2:50 PM for attendance.
One credit hour is earned for each session attended.


Module 1: January 20, 2021
Module 2: February 3, 2021
Module 3: February 17, 2021
Module 4: March 3, 2021
Module 5: March 17, 2021
Module 6: March 31, 2021
Module 7: April 14, 2021
Module 8: April 28, 2021


Please note: School nurse participants will be asked to present a real world case to faculty and peers for direct feedback. Nurses will be awarded Nursing Contact Hours per session and are encouraged to have video turned on for attendance verification.

MAHEC engages in evaluation activities to better understand the impact of our programs. By registering for this course, you agree that we may use your personal information in evaluative research regarding this program. Any reports published will be de-identified and reported in aggregate format.


Target Audience

School Nurses in North Carolina

Objectives

  • Identify interventions for assessing and managing dermatological conditions, hypertension, diabetes, mental health disorders, asthma, seizure disorders, and concussions
  • Develop skills to conduct Brief Negotiated Interviews (BNI) and use motivational interviewing (MI) skills in student interviews, healthy behavior reinforcement conversations, brief interventions, and referrals during the SBIRT process

Faculty

  • Susan Alexander, MD
  • Jessica Knapp
  • Suzette M. LaRoche, MD
  • Jennifer Riley, LCSW
  • Josh Schactman, MSW, LCAS, LCSW

Sessions

MAHEC's Project ECHO® for School Nurses (8-Part Video Teleconference Series)
1/20 3:00 PM–4/28 4:00 PM

Module 1 - Diabetes Management in Schools
1/20 3:00 PM–4:00 PM

Module 2 - Pediatric Seizure Disorders
2/3 3:00 PM–4:00 PM

Module 3 - Pediatric Hypertension
2/17 3:00 PM–4:00 PM

Module 4 - Asthma
3/3 3:00 PM–4:00 PM

Module 5 - Return to LEARN: Concussion Management
3/17 3:00 PM–4:00 PM

Module 6 - Dermatology: Safe at School? When to Refer
3/31 3:00 PM–4:00 PM

Module 7 - Motivational Interviewing (MI)
4/14 3:00 PM–4:00 PM

Module 8 - Mental Health: Depression and Suicide Prevention
4/28 3:00 PM–4:00 PM

Credits

Module 1 - Diabetes Management in Schools
  • .100 CEU

    per Module

    The Mountain Area Health Education Center designates this entire continuing education activity as meeting the criteria for 0.1 CEUs as established by the National Task Force on the Continuing Education Unit.

  • 1.000 Nursing Contact Hours

    per Module

    1.0 Nursing Contact Hours / Activity # AP 008-1858

    Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC) is approved as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the North Carolina Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

  • Module 2 - Pediatric Seizure Disorders
  • .100 CEU

    per Module

    The Mountain Area Health Education Center designates this entire continuing education activity as meeting the criteria for 0.1 CEUs as established by the National Task Force on the Continuing Education Unit.

  • 1.000 Nursing Contact Hours

    per Module

    1.0 Nursing Contact Hours / Activity # AP 008-1858

    Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC) is approved as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the North Carolina Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

  • Module 3 - Pediatric Hypertension
  • .100 CEU

    per Module

    The Mountain Area Health Education Center designates this entire continuing education activity as meeting the criteria for 0.1 CEUs as established by the National Task Force on the Continuing Education Unit.

  • 1.000 Nursing Contact Hours

    per Module

    1.0 Nursing Contact Hours / Activity # AP 008-1858

    Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC) is approved as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the North Carolina Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

  • Module 4 - Asthma
  • .100 CEU

    per Module

    The Mountain Area Health Education Center designates this entire continuing education activity as meeting the criteria for 0.1 CEUs as established by the National Task Force on the Continuing Education Unit.

  • 1.000 Nursing Contact Hours

    per Module

    1.0 Nursing Contact Hours / Activity # AP 008-1858

    Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC) is approved as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the North Carolina Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

  • Module 5 - Return to LEARN: Concussion Management
  • .100 CEU

    per Module

    The Mountain Area Health Education Center designates this entire continuing education activity as meeting the criteria for 0.1 CEUs as established by the National Task Force on the Continuing Education Unit.

  • 1.000 Nursing Contact Hours

    per Module

    1.0 Nursing Contact Hours / Activity # AP 008-1858

    Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC) is approved as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the North Carolina Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

  • Module 6 - Dermatology: Safe at School? When to Refer
  • .100 CEU

    per Module

    The Mountain Area Health Education Center designates this entire continuing education activity as meeting the criteria for 0.1 CEUs as established by the National Task Force on the Continuing Education Unit.

  • 1.000 Nursing Contact Hours

    per Module

    1.0 Nursing Contact Hours / Activity # AP 008-1858

    Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC) is approved as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the North Carolina Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

  • Module 7 - Motivational Interviewing (MI)
  • .100 CEU

    per Module

    The Mountain Area Health Education Center designates this entire continuing education activity as meeting the criteria for 0.1 CEUs as established by the National Task Force on the Continuing Education Unit.

  • 1.000 Nursing Contact Hours

    per Module

    1.0 Nursing Contact Hours / Activity # AP 008-1858

    Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC) is approved as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the North Carolina Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

  • Module 8 - Mental Health: Depression and Suicide Prevention
  • .100 CEU

    per Module

    The Mountain Area Health Education Center designates this entire continuing education activity as meeting the criteria for 0.1 CEUs as established by the National Task Force on the Continuing Education Unit.

  • 1.000 Nursing Contact Hours

    per Module

    1.0 Nursing Contact Hours / Activity # AP 008-1858

    Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC) is approved as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the North Carolina Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

  • Fees

    $130.00 Registration Fee
    Applies 1/14/21–1/20/21
    Register Brochure / Registration Form