U.S. POSTAGE PAID Map of St. Cloud PERMIT NO. 389 ST. CLOUD, MN NONPROFIT Location This program will be held in the Windfeldt Room at the CentraCare Health Plaza Education Center, 1900 CentraCare Circle, St. Cloud, MN 56303. Please park in the Prairie East or Prairie West Parking lots and enter the Prairie East or Prairie West Entrance. Signs will be posted guiding you to the Education Center. Getting to CentraCare Health Plaza 1900 CentraCare Circle, St. Cloud, MN 56303 Please post or share with a colleague Hotels From Minnesota Highway 23 - Traveling east or west on Highway 23: Go north on For those attendees who need lodging information, the following hotels are within close proximity to the conference Highway 15. Proceed north to County Road Med/Surg Certification location: Homewood Suites by Hilton St. Cloud (320) 252-5900 120/20th St. N. Turn left, drive 0.3 mile. Turn left into CentraCare Health Plaza. Review Course St. Cloud Holiday Inn (320) 253-9000 (shuttle available) Radisson Inn (320) 654-1661 (shuttle available) From Minnesota Highway 15 - Traveling north on Highway 15: Proceed to County AmericInn (320) 259-0877 Road 120/20th St. N. Turn left, drive 0.3 mile. Turn Best Western Kelly Inn (320) 253-0606 left into CentraCare Health Plaza. Prepare for the ANCC Country Inn and Suites (320) 252-8282 Traveling south on Highway 15: Proceed to County Road 120/20th St. No. (Second stop light after Additional Information Certification Exam Daycare is not provided. Please make necessary Mississippi River). Turn right, drive 0.3 mile. Turn left into CentraCare Health Plaza. arrangements. Nov. 30 & Dec. 1, 2010 Tuition includes lunch, contact hour certificate and From Interstate 94 - program materials. Traveling east or west on I-94: Exit I-94 at or It is difficult to maintain room temperature for the comfort Highway 15. Proceed north on Highway 15 to May 24 & 25, 2011 County Road 120/20th St. N. Turn left, drive 0.3 1406 Sixth Avenue North| St. Cloud, MN 56303-1901 of all. Please dress in layers. St. Cloud, MN Disclosure Policy: It is the policy of St. Cloud Hospital mile. Turn left into CentraCare Health Plaza. Education and Professional Development Department to provide balance, independence, objectivity and scientific From U.S. Highway 10 - rigor in all its sponsored educational activities. All faculty Traveling east on Highway 10: Take the Highway RETURN SERVICE REQUESTED participating in sponsored programs are expected to 15 exit to St. Cloud. Proceed to County Road disclose to the program audience any real or apparent 120/20th St. N. (Second stop light after Mississippi conflict(s) of interest related to the content of their River). Turn right, drive 0.3 mile. Turn left into presentation. CentraCare Health Plaza. In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act Traveling west on Highway 10: Take the Highway Amendment Act of 2008, please advise the St. Cloud 23 exit to St. Cloud. Continue through St. Cloud on Hospital Education Department at (320) 255-5642 when www.centracare.com registering if you have any disability that requires special Highway 23. Turn right on to Highway 15. Proceed materials and/or services so that appropriate personnel can north to County Road 120/20th St. N. Turn left, be advised. drive 0.3 mile. Turn left into CentraCare Health For more information, contact the Education and Plaza. Professional Development Department at (320) 255-5642 or email email@example.com. Registration Form Med/Surg Certification Objectives Faculty Review Course Following the program, the participant will be able to: Kendra Menzies, MS, RN, CCRN, CNRN received her Med/Surg Certification Review Course Describe how to integrate research into practice. Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing from the University of Texas in Nov. 30 & Dec. 1, 2010 OR May 24 & 25, 2011 November 30 and December 1, 2010 OR Arlington in 1985, her Master’s Degree in Nursing as a Clinical Windfeldt Room, CentraCare Health Plaza Explore legal and ethical issues that relate to patient care. Nurse Specialist from Texas Woman’s University in 1993. Her May 24 and 25, 2011 St. Cloud, MN Describe how to integrate the ANA’s Standards of Clinical work experience includes critical care education for 7:30 a.m. 4:30 p.m. Nursing Practice into your practice. surgical/trauma, neurosurgical and thoracic surgery, Describe assessment findings of common electrolyte management positions, and Trauma Clinical Nurse Specialist. PLEASE PRINT Windfeldt Room, CentraCare Health Plaza abnormalities. She currently presents seminars throughout the country. St. Cloud, MN 56303 Use 6 Easy Steps to Analyze ABGs. Name ______________________________________ CCHS Employees: $125 (SCH Staff reimbursed $100 upon completion of certification test Describe assessment and treatment of hemodynamic Kendra is certified by the American Association of Critical All Others: $250 within six months of class.) instability. Care Nurses and is an Advanced Cardiac Life Support Instructor. She has an extensive and comprehensive knowledge Organization ________________________________ Registration is limited and taken on a Explore the three major consequences of inflammation. base and is known for her ability to simplify the complex and first-come, first-serve basis. Plan care for the patient with compromised immunity. maintain audience attention. Implement the best strategies for difficulty with coping. Title _______________________________________ Sponsored by: St. Cloud Hospital Education and Integrate pathophysiology of common conditions with assessments and interventions. Home Address _______________________________ Professional Development Department Interpret diagnostic tests for common patient conditions. Planning Committee Plan care for a variety of conditions using research-tested Linda Chmielewski, MS, RN, NEA, BC, Chief Nursing City _____________________ State___ Zip _______ interventions. Officer/Vice President, Hospital Operations, St. Cloud Agenda Recognize how issues of spirituality affect health. Hospital Home Phone ________________________________ Use a 5-point plan to manage staffing and assignments. Kendra Menzies, MS, RN, CCRN, CNRN Day 1 Identify socioeconomic and cultural issues that affect care. Vickie Ruegemer, BS, Director, Learning and Professional Work Phone ________________________________ 7:30 - 8:00 a.m. Registration Development, St. Cloud Hospital 8:00 - 9:15 a.m. Cardiovascular Topics 9:15 - 9:30 a.m. Break Email ______________________________________ 9:30 - 10:30 a.m. Endocrine Topics Course Description 10:30 - 11:00 a.m. Ethics This two-day class is a comprehensive review of medical- Please check appropriate boxes: 11:00 - 12:00 noon Fluid and Electrolytes surgical nursing, and will explore principles necessary for Testing Information DATES ATTENDING 12:00 - 1:00 p.m. Lunch (included) practice, comprehensive assessment techniques, and cutting- The Medical/Surgical Nursing Certification is edge therapeutics. Content is taught on an advanced level and is November 30 & December 1, 2010 1:00 - 2:30 p.m. Neurologic Topics accomplished by completing a computer based 2:30 - 2:45 p.m. Break designed for the experienced Med-Surg nurse. However, nurses test. Pencil and paper testing is no longer an May 24 & 25, 2011 2:45 - 4:00 p.m. Shock new to Med-Surg will find the teaching methods easy to option for this certification. Computer tests are understand. Use it as preparation for the certification exam offered throughout the year so there are no PROGRAM FEE through ANCC or AMSN, or as a review of general medical- application deadlines that need to be met. You will CCHS Employees: $125 Day 2 surgical practice. want to schedule the test to occur shortly after you 8:00 - 8:15 a.m. Registration All Others: $250 complete this course. The exams are scheduled at 8:15 - 9:45 a.m. Respiratory Topics the candidate’s convenience, and are generally METHOD OF PAYMENT 9:45 - 10:00 a.m. Break Contact Hour Information offered five or six days a week, depending on the Check enclosed payable to St. Cloud Hospital 10:00 - 10:30 a.m. Pain Management Participants earn 13.25 contact hours. site. 10:30 - 11:00 a.m. Immunologic Topics Credit Card (Visa, MasterCard, Discover) 11:00 - 11:45 a.m. Wounds/Integument System St. Cloud Hospital is an approved provider of continuing Application, supporting documents, and payment 11:45 - 12:15 p.m. Musculoskeletal Issues nursing education by the Wisconsin Nurses Association, an for the computer based training exam should be Card # ______________________________ accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing submitted directly to: 12:15 - 1:15 p.m. Lunch (included) Center’s Commission on Accreditation. Exp. Date _____/_____ V-Code _______ ANCC Certification, P.O. Box 791333, (3 digit code on back of card) 1:15 - 2:15 p.m. Renal Topics Baltimore, MD 21279-1333. Registration is limited and taken on a 2:15 - 2:30 p.m. Break It is the personal responsibility of each participant to determine first-come, first-serve basis. whether this activity meets the requirements for acceptable Registrations cannot be accepted or processed unless 2:30 - 3:30 p.m. Gastrointestinal Topics For more information on CBT go to the continuing education by their licensing organization. accompanied by appropriate tuition payment. Mail 3:30 - 4:15 p.m. Coagulopathies following link: http://www.nursecredentialing.org 4:15 - 4:30 p.m. Paperwork/Adjourn To earn contact hours, participant must attend all sessions and registration and payment to: Education and Professional complete an evaluation form. Development Department, St. Cloud Hospital, 1406 Sixth Avenue North, St. Cloud, MN 56303.