Focus on Womens Health Series Part III

Focus on Women’s Health Series Part III | 14CE036

Focus on Women’s Health Series Part III
Mind & Body: Making the Connection
Course ID: 14CE036

Thursday, June 12 or Friday, June 13, 2014 (sessions repeated)
Lifelong Learning Center on the campus of Northeast Community College
801 East Benjamin Avenue, Norfolk, Nebraska 68701

Target Audience Registered nurses providing direct patient care, nurse managers and leaders in hospitals and clinics and other interested healthcare professionals.

The purpose of this activity is to enable the learner to address health needs of women residing in Northeastern Nebraska using research findings and comprehension of national and local health inequities.

At the end of this activity, the learners will be better able to:
1.  Describe the metabolic changes in the body that may result in pathological conditions, specifically as they relate to women.
2.  Translate clinical evidence and guidelines for metabolic syndrome and diabetes into practice for women across the lifespan.
3.  Evaluate monitoring and treatment protocols for pre-diabetes, metabolic syndrome, and diabetes, focusing on women.
4.  Differentiate between behavioral health issues caused by metabolic causes versus disorders that were preexisting
5.  Evaluate diagnosis and treatment options for metabolic syndrome, diabetes, and related conditions using a case based approach.

Jean Allen, MSN, APRN-FNP
University of Nebraska Medical Center, College of Nursing, Norfolk, NE
Wende Heckert, DNP, APRN-NP
University of Nebraska Medical Center, College of Nursing, Norfolk, NE
Michelle Brtek Zwiener, DNP, APRN-NP
University of Nebraska Medical Center, College of Nursing, Norfolk, NE

TENTATIVE AGENDA (lunch will be provided both days)

Thursday, June 12
11:00-11:45am   Registration and Lunch
11:45-12:00   Welcome & Announcements
12:00-1:15pm   Metabolic Syndrome: Women at Risk
1:15-1:30pm   Break
1:30-2:45pm   Diabetes: What Are Your Options After Diagnosis?
2:45-4:00pm   Case Studies: Choose Your Own Adventure
4:00-4:15pm   Questions and Evaluations
Friday, June 13
7:30-8:00am   Registration
8:00-8:15am   Welcome & Announcements
8:15-9:30am   Metabolic Syndrome: Women at Risk
9:30-9:45am   Break
9:45-11:00am   Diabetes: What Are Your Options After Diagnosis?
11:00-11:30am   Lunch
11:30-12:45pm   Case Studies: Choose Your Own Adventure
12:45-1:00pm   Questions and Evaluations

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Accreditation Statement
The University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Nursing Continuing Nursing Education is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
This activity is provided for 4.0 hours under ANCC criteria.

Registration- There is no fee to attend this activity

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Advanced registration is required. Please register before June 6, 2014

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