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     Pre-Conference Options: (Choose One)                                                                        Yes     No
                Sepsis Update: Are We Making a Difference?                $ 79                Check here or email if you have
                                                                                              special needs related to a disability and a Med-Ed representative
                Triage: Nursing’s Most Challenging Job                    $ 79                will contact you.
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                All 3 days (Postmarked by July 27, 2009)                  $385         One Form Per Person: This form may be duplicated. Please complete ONE form per person.
                                                                                       Tuition Includes: Certificate of attendance, bound Currents booklet that includes all lectures,
                All 3 days (Postmarked after July 27, 2009)               $405
                                                                                       tote bag and continental breakfast.
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                All 3 days Military Discount                              $345         and will at no time be shared or sold to outside sources.

                2 days 8/15 & 8/16        8/16 & 8/17                     $345
                                                                                       Office Use: Date Rec’d ______    Init _____ $ _______   Chk Hsp ___ Pers ___ Chk# _____ CC ______
                1 day     8/15       8/16        8/17                     $195
                On-site registration                                      $420

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                                                                                                                                                                                                 O ve r 40 rel evant, c ut t ing - edg e top ic s !
   PERMIT NO. 2546
    CHARLOTTE, NC                                            August 14-17, 2009
                                                                                                                                                 Charlotte, NC 28203
                                                                                                                                                 1911 Charlotte Drive                                  Hilton Head Marriott Resort and Spa
        PAID                            Hilton Head Island, SC - Hilton Head Marriott Resort and Spa                                                                                                       Hilton Head Island, South Carolina
                                        CURRENTS: 26th Annual Critical Care and Emergency Conference
       U.S. POSTAGE
                                                              Back to the Beach!                                                                                                           August 14 (Pre-Conference) & August 15-17 (General Conference)
          PRSRT STD
Lo cati o n / Ho tel I n f o r m ati o n                                                                                                            Speaker s                                                          P r e- C o n f er en ce                            F r i day, A u gu s t 14 - 2p m- 5:30p m ( R eg i s tr at io n 1- 2p m)
                                             Hilton Head Marriott Resort and Spa                                                                   Pam Allen RN, BSN, CCRN-R
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Sepsis Update: Are We Making a Difference?                                                     Triage: Nursing’s Most Challenging Job
                                             Oceanfront in Palmetto Dunes                                                                          President / Educational Consultant
                                                                                                                                                   Med-Ed, Inc.                                                       Mary Ann “Cammy” House-Fancher ACNP, MSN, CCRN, CSC                                            Jeff Solheim CHCA, CEN, CFRN, FAEN
                                             One Hotel Circle                                                                                      Charlotte, NC                                                                         This conference is designed for anyone caring for the                                       The triage area presents some of the greatest challenges to the RN. Snap
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         critically ill adult. Sepsis is a leading cause of death in the                             decisions are made without the support of peers and diagnostics found in
                                             Hilton Head Island, SC 29928                                                                          Catherine Aitchison RN, BSN, CHPN                                                                                                                                                 nearly every other facet of medicine and nursing. It takes tremendous
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         hospitalized and the emergency room patient. Early
                                             Phone: 843-686-8400                                                                                   Clinical Educator                                                                     recognition of sepsis and early goal directed therapy is the                                assessment skills coupled with solid critical thinking and decision-making
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         key to this patient’s survival. Focusing on early recognition                               abilities. This session will renew the process of triage, providing tips and
                                                                                                               Hilton Head Medical Center
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         and the early six-hour bundle of care, the session will detail                              tricks to make this challenging responsibility easier. The history of triage will
                                                                                                                                                   Hilton Head Island, SC                                                                                                                                                            be discussed and current trends ranging from the emergence of five-level
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         assessment skills and laboratory testing to rapidly evaluate
                                             The beautiful Marriott Hilton Head Resort,                                                                                                                                                  this patient. Pharmacotherapy, fluid resuscitation and                                      triage to the comprehensive medical examination using triage models. With
                                             located in Palmetto Dunes near Shelter Cove Marina,                                                   Mary Ann “Cammy” House-Fancher                                                                                                                                                    actual case studies and triage examples, the session is designed for both
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         hemodynamic monitoring will also be discussed, as well as
                                             is a 512-room resort that includes 300 ocean-view                                                     ANCP, MSN, CCRN, CSC                                                                  the 24-hour bundle protocol.                                                                the novice as well as the seasoned triage nurse looking for new challenges,
                                                                                                                                                   Acute Care Nurse Practitioner,                                                                                                                                                    skills, tips and trends.
                                             rooms and 36 suites.
                                                                                                                                                   Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery
        Room Amenities and Recreational Activities Include:                                                                                        University of Florida
                                                                                                                                                   Gainesville, FL
                                                                                                                                                                                                                       G en er al C o n f eren ce Sch ed u l e
                     ☼ 12 miles of pristine beaches                                                                                                                                                                   day ONE                                                             day TWO                                                            day THREE
                     ☼ 10 miles of inland lagoons for fishing and canoeing                                                                         Jeff Solheim RN, CHCA, CEN, CFRN, FAEN                             Saturday, August 15                                                                                                                    Monday, August 17
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Sunday, August 16
                     ☼ Beautifully decorated guestrooms and suites with private balconies                                                          President
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      6:45am - 7:30am                                                     6:45am - 7:30am                                                    6:45am - 7:30am
                     ☼ Restaurants and lounges offering oceanside snacks to fine dining                                                            Project Helping Hands/Solheim Enterprises
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Registration and Continental Breakfast                              Registration and Continental Breakfast                             Registration and Continental Breakfast
                     ☼ Three championship golf courses on property                                                                                 Keizer, OR
                     ☼ Indoor and outdoor pools and Jacuzzis                                                                                                                                                          7:30am - 8:50am                                                     7:30am - 8:50am                                                    7:30am - 8:50am
                                                                                                                                                   Melissa Weir MS, BSN, RN, CEN                                      General Session                                                     General Session                                                    General Session
                     ☼ In-house gift shop and grocery
                                                                                                                                                   Faculty, Medical Careers Institute, RN Program                     Aging Populations / House-Fancher                                   Complaint Management 101: Strategies for                           Let’s Go For A Dive: In’s & Out’s Of Fluid
                     ☼ “Let your Spirit Emerge” in the new full-service Spa Soleil
                                                                                                                                                   Clinical Practice/Education Specialist, ED                                                                                             Dealing with Difficult Patients, Families and                      Balance & Therapy / Weir
                     ☼ Kid’s Camp, with a wide range of children’s activities and programs                                                                                                                            8:50am - 10:00am
                                                                                                                                                   Children’s Hospital of the King’s Daughters                                                                                            Co-Workers / Solheim
                     ☼ Complimentary shuttle service throughout Palmetto Dunes                                                                                                                                        Concurrent Sessions                                                                                                                    8:50am - 10:00am
                                                                                                                                                   Tidewater, VA
        Rates:                                                                                                                                                                                                        » Congestive Heart Failure Update / Aitchison                       8:50am - 10:00am                                                   Concurrent Sessions

                     ☼ $199.00 Single/Double Resort View                                              Reserve your room...                          “Excellent program, couldn’t be better! I liked all the newest    » GI Bleeds / House-Fancher                                         Concurrent Sessions                                                » It’s Red All Over: Common Hematologic
                     ☼ $219.00 Single/Double Ocean View                                                they will go fast!                           information about meds and treatments.”                           » Arrhythmia Challenges / Allen                                     » When is a Tummy Ache NOT Just a                                    Emergencies / Weir
                                                                                                                                                                 Molly Lopez, Kenmore Mercy Hopistal, Kenmore, NY                                                                                                                                            » CABG vs. STENT / House-Fancher
                     ☼ $239.00 Single/Double Ocean Front                                                                                                                                                              10:00am - 10:30am                                                     Tummy Ache: Peds GI Presentations / Weir
    To be eligible for reduced room rate and free self parking, contact the hotel directly and mention Group Code: Med-Ed.                                                                                            Refreshment Break - Exhibits Open                                   » The Ups and Downs of Endocrine                                   » Putting the Cows Out to Pasture: Current
            Rates are guaranteed through July 14, 2009. After that date rooms are on a space/rate availability basis.
                                                                                                                                                    Un i q u e B en ef i ts                                           10:30am - 11:40am                                                     Emergencies / Solheim
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          » Cardiogenic Shock / Allen
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Trends in Trauma / Solheim
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             10:00am - 10:30am
Su n s et Do l ph i n N atu r e C r u i s e                                                                                                         ∞ Information that will change your practice
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Concurrent Sessions
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      » The Body in Crisis: Recognizing and Dealing                       10:00am - 10:30am                                                  Refreshment Break - Exhibits Open

SUNDAY, August 16, 2009                                                                                                                             ∞ Pristine beach-front location                                     with the Oxygen Debt of Shock / Solheim                           Refreshment Break - Exhibits Open                                  10:30am - 11:40am
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      » Dealing with Delirium / House-Fancher                             10:30am - 11:40am                                                  Concurrent Sessions
The perfect end to a day of high-level education on Hilton Head Island!                                                                             ∞ No long lines or crowded meeting rooms
Watch the sun slip behind the salt marsh from one of the most remote                                                                                                                                                  » Acute Renal Failure / Aitchison                                   Concurrent Sessions                                                » “Puff the Magic Dragon” Breathing
and beautiful waterways of the Low Country. This one and a half hour
                                                                                                                                                    ∞ Numerous opportunities for individual                           11:40am - 12:50pm                                                   » Women and Heart Disease / House-Fancher                            Problems Common to Pediatrics / Weir
cruise is fully narrated by a naturalist captain and tours the unspoiled                                                                              speaker interaction                                             Lunch on Your Own - Exhibits Open                                   » CEN Test Prep / Solheim                                          » It’s All Shades of Gray to Me: Reading
estuaries behind Bull Island. See dolphins, the Haig Point Lighhouse,                                                                               ∞ Spacious classroom settings for your                                                                                                » Chief Complaint:”He dun fell-out!” Delving                         the Chest X-Ray / Solheim
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      12:50pm - 1:50pm
Civil War slave quarters and other historical points of interest...                                                                                                                                                                                                                         into the World of Seizure Disorders / Weir                       » Severe Stroke / Aitchison
                                                                                                                                                      personal comfort                                                Concurrent Sessions
Always a CURRENTS attendee favorite!
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      » Humpty Dumpty had a Great Fall...The                              11:40am - 12:50pm                                                  11:40am - 12:50pm
Please indicate your interest on the registration form.                                                                                             ∞ Complimentary continental breakfast                               Basics of Brain Injury / Solheim                                  Lunch on Your Own - Exhibits Open                                  Lunch on Your Own - Exhibits Open
                                                                                                                                                    ∞ Daily prize drawings
A ccr edi tati o n                                                                                                                                  ∞ Program notes from ALL lectures
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      » Post-op Cardiac Care / House-Fancher
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      » Ventricular Mischief / Allen
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          12:50pm - 1:50pm
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Concurrent Sessions
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             12:50pm - 1:50pm
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Concurrent Sessions
Nurses:                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   » Frozen Back to Life: Therapeutic                                 » Invasive and Non-Invasive Ventilation /
                                                                                                                                                    ∞ CE Certificate of Attendance                                    1:50pm - 2:00pm
This continuing nursing education activity was approved by the North Carolina Nurses                                                                                                                                  Refreshment Break - Exhibits Open                                     Hypothermia/ Solheim                                               Solheim
Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s                                                                   ∞ Conference Tote Bag                                             2:00pm - 3:00pm                                                     » “Not Documented, Not Done”...Legal Aspects                       » Acute Abdomen / House-Fancher
Commission on Accreditation.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                of Documenting in a Fast Paced World / Weir                      » ABGs / Allen
Med-Ed is an approved provider by the following State Boards of Nursing:                                                                             R es o u r ces                                                   Concurrent Sessions
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      » Facing the Challenges of Maxillofacial                            » Pancreatitis: A Kick in the Gut / House-Fancher                  1:50pm - 2:00pm
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Refreshment Break - Exhibits Open
Florida/FBN 3215, Iowa/296, California/#CEP10453.                                                                                                                                                                       Trauma / Solheim                                                  1:50pm - 2:00pm
General Conference: Up to 16.5 Credits/Hours                                                                                                       EXHIBIT/BREAK AREA                                                 » Palliative Care / Aitchison                                       Refreshment Break - Exhibits Open                                  2:00pm - 3:00pm
Pre-Conference: Up to 3.5 Credits/Hours                                                                                                            The Exhibit/Break Area, always a popular spot                      » MI Mimicry / Allen                                                                                                                   Concurrent Sessions
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          2:00pm - 3:00pm
Nurse Anesthetists:                                                                                                                                for conference attendees, will remain open from                    3:00pm - Adjourn                                                    Concurrent Sessions                                                » Cardiac Pharmacology / House-Fancher
This program is approved by the American Association                                                                                               7:00am to 3:00pm throughout the conference.                                                                                            » Acute Coronary Syndrome / Allen                                  » Being a Successful Change Agent /
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          » Preceptors: Are They Born or Are They                              Aitchison
of Nurse Anesthetists (AANA).                                                                                                                      DISTANCE LEARNING                                                   Many topics provide valuable concepts and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Made? / Weir                                                     » 12 Lead Challenges / Allen
General Conference: Up to 16 Credits/Hours                                                                                                         Med-Ed’s extensive library of seminars available                    information for attendees preparing to take
Pre-Conference: Up to 3.0 Credits/Hours                                                                                                                                                                                the CCRN, PCCN, CMC/CSC or CEN exams.                              » ARDS Update / House-Fancher                                      3:00pm - Adjourn
                                                                                                                                                   online, CD-ROM and Audio CD, as well as
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          3:00pm - Adjourn
Respiratory Therapists: (Approval Pending)                                                                                                         pocket reference guides and our popular
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Avoid the early morning rush!
This program is approved by the American Association                                                                                               “Clipboard Companions,” will be available for
of Respiratory Care (AARC).
General Conference: Up to 16.5 CRCE Hours
                                                                                                                                                   purchase at the Med-Ed booth.                                       Reg istration Infor mation                                                                                                                                         Early Bird Check-in
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Friday, August 14
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          2:30pm - 5pm
Pre-Conference: Up to 3.5 CRCE Hours                                                                                                               ONSITE EDUCATION AND CONSULTING
                                                                                                                                                                                                                     How to Register:
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                                       Donna Patty, University of Pennsylvania Health System/Penn-Presbyterian Medical Center - Philadelphia, PA   educational needs.                                                3. Fax completed form to 704.333.5020                                            Groups of 3 or more                   and improve professional skills are tax deductible.
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