Wednesday, October 18, 2017
The 2017 LPN Clinical Practice Review is designed to share clinical updates on a variety of topics, impacting all ages, across the continuum of care. This clinical review course applies to LPNs practicing in a variety of settings, both inpatient and outpatient.
- Identify the impact of prevention and screening on patient outcomes
- Discuss why good communication skills are essential for optimal patient care
- Discuss technology advances relating to proton beam therapy
This conference is designed for licensed practical nurses and other healthcare providers who work in a variety of settings and desire a clinical update.
About the provider:
Mayo Clinic’s mission is to inspire hope and contribute to health and well-being by providing the best care to every patient through integrated clinical practice, education, and research.
Mayo Continuing Nursing Education conducts educational conferences that will advance nursing practice.
Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota, has been granted Magnet® Recognition for Nursing Excellence by the American Nurses Credentialing Center.
Register before Wednesday, September 27, 2017
The conference registration fee of $145 includes instructional materials, breakfast, and break refreshments. Lunch will be on your own. Pre-registration is required and preferred by Wednesday, September 27, 2017.
Out of respect for conference participants, children are restricted from the conference.
If you cancel your participation in this conference, your registration fee, less an administration fee, will be refunded when written notification is received by Mayo Continuing Nursing Education before September 27, 2017 (email: firstname.lastname@example.org). No refunds will be made on or after September 27, 2017.
Mayo Continuing Nursing Education reserves the right to cancel or postpone any conference due to unforeseen circumstances. In the unlikely event Mayo Continuing Nursing Education must cancel or postpone this conference, Mayo Continuing Nursing Education will refund the registration fee, but is not responsible for any related costs, charges, or expenses to participants, including fees assessed by airline/travel/lodging agencies.
Wednesday, October 18, 2017
|7:00 a.m.||Registration and Breakfast|
|7:30 a.m.||Welcome and Announcements|
Frequently Asked Questions about PTSD
Walter B. Franz III, MD
Dermatological Conditions Seen In the Primary Setting
Gabriel F. Sciallis, MD
|9:30 a.m.||Break with refreshments|
Parkinson Disease and Parkinsonism: Diagnosis and Management
Rodolfo Savica, MD, PhD
Migraine: It’s Just a Headache, Right?
Kenneth M. Brooks, DNP, APRN, FNP-C
|11:15 a.m.||Lunch (on your own)|
Gastrointestinal Procedures and Indications
Thoetchai (Bee) Peeraphatdit, MD
Kristi A. Klein, BSN, RN, OCN
Vaccines for Adults--Updates for 2017 and Strategies for Success
Robert M. Jacobson, MD, FAAP
|2:30 p.m.||Break with refreshments|
Effective Communication in Healthcare: How to Communicate With Even the Most Challenging Patients
Darryl S. Chutka, MD
Participants can earn up to 7.5 ANCC nursing contact hours for attendance at the conference, commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity, and completion of the evaluation.
Mayo Continuing Nursing Education is accredited with distinction as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
Lodging and Parking
Most hotels in the area are either connected to the conference facility via skyway and walking subway or offer a complimentary shuttle service to Mayo Clinic campus.
Hotels connected via skyway/walking subway:
Hotels that offer a complimentary shuttle service:
See the Rochester Convention & Visitors Bureau for a guide to more lodging options in Rochester, MN.
View a map indicating the location of downtown parking facilities. The cost of parking is not included in the registration fee.