5th Annual Emergency Medicine Capnography Summit

5th Annual Emergency Medicine Capnography Summit

Event Nov 12, 2012
Phone: 562/491-1234
Date: 12/05/2012 8:30 AM EST - 12/05/2012 6:00 PM EST
Location: Long Beach, CA

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.

Acushnet ambulances will be using Tylenol, Toradol, and ibuprofen as safer alternatives to fentanyl as the opioid epidemic continues to worsen.
Medline is one of the first to achieve a fentanyl-resistant product in response to the growing opioid epidemic.
A portion of ticket sales will help fund the monument in Keansburg, which will feature a piece of a steel beam from the World Trade Center.
The AAA honored SCCAD's efforts in combating the opioid epidemic with a 2017 AMBY Award in the category of Community Impact Program.
The funds will benefit organizations along the Hudson River such as Rockland Paramedic Services, Nyack Hospital, and Maternal Infant Services Network.
As one of the top ten most active emergency departments in the nation, Reading Hospital staff felt it was time to prepare for an active shooter event.
Doctors participating in Minnesota's Medicaid program could face warnings and even removal from the program if they exceed the new dosage limit for more than half of their patients.
The unique intelligence system delivers verified terror alerts within two minutes of a terror threat or attack anywhere in the world.
Over 100 EMS, fire and police personnel participated in a large-scale active shooter training event at Pechanga Resort & Casino.
Tristan Meadows, leader for the campus group Students for Opioid Solutions, presented a bill to the UND School Senate to purchase 50 Narcan kits.
The LBKAlert system alerts community members through call, text or email notifications of emergency events and instructions on what actions to take to protect themselves.
Dispatchers at New Bern Police Department's communications center are now allowed to provide pre-arrival medical instructions to 9-1-1 callers.
Christopher Hunter, MD, discusses the medical response after the Pulse Nightclub attack and how comparing our experience to available evidence will improve understanding of the approach to an active shooter and mass fatality event.
The Wapello County Public Health Office will be distributing 12 Lifepak defibrillators to public locations to increase survival rates for heart attack and cardiac arrest victims.
AMR's Home for the Holidays program provides free rides to at least 40 patients in assisted living facilities to transport them to their loved ones.