5th Annual Emergency Medicine Capnography Summit

5th Annual Emergency Medicine Capnography Summit

Event Nov 12, 2012
Phone: 562/491-1234
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Date: 12/05/2012 8:30 AM EST - 12/05/2012 6:00 PM EST
Location: Long Beach, CA
http://www.oridion.com/eng/events/ems-summit/ems2012.asp

All emergency health care providers—including paramedics, emergency department nurses, respiratory therapists and anyone involved in emergency transport—are invited to attend the 5th Annual Emergency Medicine Capnography Summit.

Continuing education credits will be awarded to nurses, paramedics and respiratory therapists.

EMS continuing education hours have been applied for through the University of Oklahoma School of Community Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine, an organization pending accreditation approval by the Continuing Education Coordinating Board for Emergency Medical Services (CECBEMS).

Nursing continuing education credits provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Continuing Education Provider License #15402.

This program is pending approval for a maximum of 5.0 contact hours for Continuing Respiratory Care Education (CRCE) credit by the American Association for Respiratory Care, 9425 N. McArthur Blvd., Suite 100, Irving, TX 75063. AARC Sponsor #9425088.

Every attendee will receive a copy of Capnography King of the ABC’s: A Systematic Approach for Paramedics by Troy Valente.

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