2014 Virginia Annual Conference
Friday, September 12, 2014 from 7:15 AM to 5:00 PM (EDT)
The purpose of this conference is to offer Registered Nurses, EMS providers, Nursing Students or other healthcare providers a comprehensive education experience of current topics related to our practice in emergency medicine for providing excellence in care to our patients.
Registration includes conference material, full breakfast and lunch.
0715 -0800 Registration and Breakfast
0815-0915 Health and Healthcare in Virginia William A. Hazel, Jr., MD
0920-1020 VAD’s Aren’t Bad: Emergency Care for the Patient on Mechanical Circulatory Support Kimberly Nelson RN-BC, ACNS-BC, CHFN, CCPC, CCRP, RDCS
1020-1050 Break/Exhibit Hall
1055-1155 A Full Moon Again…Pediatric Psych Emergencies on the Rise Cathy Fox RN, CEN, CPEN, FAEN
1200-1315 Lunch/Exhibit Hall
1315-1415 Sepsis, the Silent Killer Mary Bowman, ACNP-BC
1420-1520 Case Studies and Lessons Learned in Trauma Care Dr. Allen Yee, MD, VCU Medical Center
1540-1640 Standing Inside of the Chalk: Protecting Evidence Collection in the Emergency Room Patricia Dean RN, MS, CEN, SANE-A, CLNC
1640-1700 Wrap up/Closing Address
This activity has been submitted to the ENA for approval to award contact hours. The ENA is accredited as an approver of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
This activity has also been submitted to the Virginia Office of EMS for contact hours.
Conference Cancellation/Refund Policy: Refunds excluding a $25 non-refundable processing fee will be made for cancellations received prior to August 11, 2014. No refund will be given after August 12, 2014. You may make arrangements to send a substitute in your place in the event you cannot attend.
Links for the discounted hotel rates will be sent in your confirmation email once you have registered. Rates do not include additional hotel service fees, state and local taxes.
Hyatt Place 4100 Cox Road, Glen Allen VA $85 single/double occupancy
Hilton Garden Inn 4050 Cox Road, Glen Allen VA $89 single/double occupancy
2014 Conference Planning Committee:
Speakers: Steve Rasmussen
Registration/Publicity: Janice McKay
Vendors/Exhibit Hall: Cindy Hearrell
Venue: Barbara Hummell
A special thanks to Central Virginia ENA Chapter for helping with coordinating this event in their area.
When & Where
Virginia State Council of the Emergency Nurses Association
Virginia ENA is the state council of over 1400 Emergency Nurses throughout Virginia that are dedicated to the profession of Emergency Nursing. Involvement in ENA reflects a commitment to our Nursing practice and high quality Emergency Care.