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2017 AMR Critical Care Symposium
Thu, Apr 13, 2017, 8:00 AM
Please join American Medical Response and expert instructors from around West Michigan and the country on April 13th and 14th as we discuss Critical Care topics in beautiful Grand Rapids. The symposium runs from 8 am to 4 pm each day.
12 Nursing Contact Hours will be provided for successful completion of the learning activity. SAINT JOSEPH MERCY HEALTH SYSTEM is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Wisconsin Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
Credits have been approved by the MDHHS for EMS credits and will be accepted by both UMBC and BCCTP for certification renewal.
A morning snack and lunch will be provided both days and an afternoon snack will be provided on Thursday.
Register for either or both days by clicking the green "Register" button above. See you in April!
Day 1 - April 13, 2107 7:30-4:00
Dr. Ronald Grifka
Clinical Professor of Pediatrics, University of Michigan
Adult with Congenital Heart Defects
Dr. Matthew Tiede
Mercy Health Hospital, Vascular Interventional Radiologist
Radiology and EMS
Vicki Swendroski BSN
Mercy Health Education
Sepsis Syndrome – A clinical approach to diagnosis and treatment
Curt Haaksma CFRN
Spectrum Health Aeromed
Vasopressors in EMS
Tim Phalen EMT-P
ECG Solutions and Physio/Medtronic
AV Block and STEMI Imposters
Day 2 - April 14, 2017 7:30-4:00
Dr. Stephanie Gardner
AMR Indiana Physician Medical Director
MCI Bleacher Collapse and Trauma
Tim Hall Intensivist NP
Metro Health Hospital
Fluid Resuscitation: EMS to ER to ICU
Dr. Vince Manohar
Invasive and Peripheral Vascular Svc., The Heart and Wellness Center
Critical Care Transportation of the Cardiac Patient
Tim Phalen EMT-P
ECG Solutions and Physio/Medtronic’s
Clinical Pharmacist- ED, Mercy Health
Management of Coagulopathies