Immediate Response: Essential Skills for Urgent Clinical Situations - 2013

Seattle, WA US
November 5, 2013
Immediate Response nursing education conference at UW Continuing Nursing Education.How quickly will you recognize a clinically urgent situation and how will you respond? In today’s health care environment, patients are more acutely ill than ever before and clinical emergencies can arise rapidly. This conference is an opportunity to improve your skills for meeting the needs of patientsexperiencing acute and potentially life-threatening conditions. Learning methods include lecture, discussion and hands-on practice sessions.

Target Audience

For nurses and other healthcare professionals who work in acute, subacute, ambulaotry and community healthcare settings.

Additional Information

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Course summary
Maximum credit available: 
  • 7.20 Contact hours
Event starts: 
11/05/2013 - 4:30am PST
Event ends: 
11/05/2013 - 1:45pm PST
Shoreline Conference Center
18560 1st Avenue NE #1
Seattle, WA 98133
United States

Patricia Blissit, PhD, RN-BC, CCRN, CNRN, CCNS, CCM, ACNS
Neuroscience Clinical Nurse Specialist, HMC; Assistant Clinical Professor, Biobehavioral Nursing and Health Systems, UW School of Nursing
Medley Gatewood, MD
Attending Physician and Director for Quality Improvement, Emergency Department, UWMC and HMC; Assistant Professor, Division of Emergency Medicine, UW School of Medicine
Sheryl Greco, MN, RN, CCRN
Clinical Nurse Specialist, Critical Care and Cardiac Services, UWMC
Vanessa Makarewicz, MN, RN
Medical Surgical Vascular Access Clinical Nurse Specialist, UWMC
Debra R. Metter, MN, RN, CCRN, CCNS
Surgery and Critical Care Clinical Nurse Specialist, HMC
Irene H. Peters, MN, RNC
Geriatric Clinical Nurse Specialist and Palliative Care Team Member, Overlake Hospital Medical Center, Bellevue
Jeffrey Richey, BSN, RN, CEN, CMTE
Regional Manager, Airlift Northwest/UW Medicine, Seattle
Cindy Sayre, MN, ARNP
Director, Professional Practice and Patient and Family Centered Care, UWMC
Kevin Wilhelmsen, MN, RN
Staff Nurse, Acute Psychiatry, Harborview Medical Center/UW Medicine, Seattle

HMC=Harborview Medical Center/UW Medicine, Seattle
UWMC=University of Washington Medical Center/UW Medicine, Seattle

Available Credit

  • 7.20 Contact hours


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