This class is designed for registered nurses and other healthcare providers who care for Bariatric surgery patients. Sensitivity training, explanations of various surgical approaches, dietary needs, and nursing considerations from pre-op to discharge will be discussed during the course of this informative class.
Overall Course Objectives:
Registration Deadline: November 13, 2009
7:30 - 8:00: Registration & Continental Breakfast
8:00 - 10:00:Surgical Considerations of the Bariatric Patient
Dr. Jonathan Schoen, MD
10:00 - 10:15: Break
10:15 - 11:00: Nursing Care and Considerations
Tom Lenahan RN, CPAN and Paul Sinnott RN, CMSRN
11:00 – 11:45: Nutritional Support and Management
Lisa Kassel RN, CNSD
11:45 - 12:00:Questions and Evaluations
Continuing Education Credit:
3.75 continuing education contact hours will be awarded to nurses who attend this program in its entirety and complete the course evaluation.
Payment Terms – PLEASE READ CAREFULLY
Payment is due upon registration. Registrations will not be accepted without payment. Walk-in registrations may be accepted if the class is not full and will require an additional $10 charge for materials.
***Online registration has been temporarily suspended***
To register with a credit card or pay via check, please click here to download a registration form.
Your tuition minus a $10 processing fee will be refunded if notified in writing 7 days prior to course. University of Colorado Hospital reserves the right to cancel an offering. A full refund would be made. Tuition cannot be transferred to another course.
Parking at the Anschutz Medical Campus is limited or by permit only. Parking for this activity is available in the Cheyenne Wells parking lot, located on East 17th Place North of the Leprino Building . Hourly parking rates: $5.00 all day parking maximum. Cash/Coin/Credit Card accepted. Handicapped visitor parking is available in the Cheyenne Wells parking lot.
University of Colorado Hospital is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Colorado Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center ’s Commission on Accreditation.
|Contact||Sara Odell at 720-848-7915 .
You may also email at: Sara.Odell@uch.edu
|Cost||$18.50 - UCH Employees $37.00 - Community/ Non-UCH Employees|
|Date & Time||Friday, November 20, 2009
7:30AM to 12:00PM