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Conference Information The National Academy of Orthopaedic Nurses in cooperation with Community Medical Center is proud to sponsor the 2013 Western Montana Orthopaedic Conference. This conference is designed to examine current developments in the continuum of care for orthopedic patients and has been planned and implemented in accordance with NAON policies for continuing education.
Speakers will present information on knee, joint and shoulder procedures, as well as osteoporosis and delirium/pain management. The target audience for this conference is nurses and other healthcare providers who are interested in or involved in the care of orthopaedic patients. Participants will gain insight from accomplished healthcare professionals in a variety of specialties. Conference Objectives At the end of this conference, participants will be able to:
• Describe CAS TKA procedures and compare and contrast CAS TKA to standard TKA.
• Explain the symptomology requiring SI Joint surgical intervention.
• Explain and describe current treatment recommendations for the delirious patient.
• Define reverse total shoulder and illustrate circumstances to use reverse total shoulder.
• Summarize indications for total elbow and demonstrate the post-operative regimen.
• Review the concepts of osteoporosis and suggest changes in nursing practice to improve patient awareness.
Continuing Education Continuing education for 6.25 contact hours have been approved by NAON for this conference. Criteria for successful completion include attending the entire session and submitting the completed evaluation form.
8:00 Registration, Breakfast and Exhibitors
8:20 Welcome Jan Perry, Vice President of Patient Care Services- Community Medical Center
8:30 Computer Navigated Total Knee: The Team Approach Michael Schutte, MD- Northern Rockies Orthopaedics
9:30 SI Joint Michael Woods, MD- Missoula Bone & Joint
10:30 Break and Exhibitors
11:00 Delirium in the Hospital Setting Daniel Lee, Pharm D- Community Medical Center
12:00 Lunch and Exhibitors
1:00 Reverse Shoulder Arthroplasty Christopher Price, MD- Missoula Bone and Joint
2:00 Break, Exhibitors and Refreshments
2:30 Treatment of Elbow Arthritis Justin Jacobson, MD- Northern Rockies Orthopaedics
3:30 Osteoporosis: Unmask the Bone Bandit Linda Hightower, RN ONC- Community Medical Center
4:30 Closing Remarks Shannon St. Onge, Director of Orthopaedics- Community Medical Center
CONFERENCE INCLUDES Continental Breakfast & Lunch Presentation Notes: Electronic & Hard Copy
LODGING IN MISSOULA Wingate by Wyndam |5252 Airway Blvd | 406-541-8008 http://www.wingatehotels.com Special Conference rate: Single $89.00/night Double $109.00/night Rates available through 10/11/13 Reservations must reference, Western Montana Orthopaedic
Conference FEES, DEADLINES, CANCELLATIONS & REFUNDS $65- Registration received by September 30, 2013 $75- Registration received after September 30, 2013 Deadline: Registration is accepted through November 8, 2013. Cancellations/ Refunds: A complete refund, minus a $10 administration fee, will be granted if requested by November 1, 2013. No refunds will be given after this date. Substitution or name changes may be made any time prior to the conference.
QUESTIONS Please contact Linda Hightower at (406) 327-4133 or email at mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org
When & Where
Community Medical Center
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