42nd Annual Anesthesiology Symposium

Springfield, MA US
March 23, 2019

Date & Location:

Saturday, March 23, 2019, The Chestnut Conference Center, Baystate Medical Center, 759 Chestnut St., Springfield, MA

Goal:

The goal of this educational activity is support safe, effective, patient-centered, timely, efficient, equitable and compassionate care.

Provided by:

Baystate Department of Anesthesiology and Baystate Continuing Interprofessional Education

Target Audience

This course is designed for Anesthesiologists, Nurse Anesthetists and Post-Anesthesia Care Unit Nurses

Learning Objectives

 

  • Understand outpatient operating room scheduling and management principles.
  • Understand specific strategies used at Baystate Orthopedic Surgery Center to provide high quality of care with efficiency.
  • Understand update on strategies for Patient Blood Management.
  • Understand approach to Anemia and administration of blood component therapy.
  • Understand the difference between balanced IV solutions and normal saline.
  • Understand the acid base consequences of IV normal saline.
  • Discuss the pathophysiology of lung injury.
  • Discuss the evidence of Lung Protective Ventilation strategy in the OR.
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 4.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 4.00 ANCC Contact Hours
  • 4.00 BCIPE Instructional Hours
  • 4.00 AANA CE (American Association of Nurse Anesthetists)
    This program has been prior approved by the American Association of Nurse Anesthetists for 4.00 Class A CE credits; Code Number ; Expiration Date 12/31/2019
Course opens: 
02/13/2019
Course expires: 
12/31/2019
Event starts: 
03/23/2019 - 8:00am
Event ends: 
03/23/2019 - 12:30pm
Cost:
$95.00
Rating: 
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Program Schedule

7:30Registration, Continental Breakfast and Exhibits
  
8:00Introduction
 Neil Roy Connelly, MD
  
8:10Outpatient OR Management:  The Tools of Efficiency at Baystate Orthopedic Surgery 
 Istvan Pulai, M.D.
  
9:10Update in Transfusion and Blood Management
 Clara Sanders, M.D.
  
10:10Refreshment Break and Exhibits
  
10:30IV Fluids:  There’s something in the Water
 Steven Dunn, M.D.
  
11:30Lung Protective Ventilation
 Bogdan Tiru, M.D.
  
12:30Adjourn

 

Faculty Disclosure

The design and content of Baystate Continuing Interprofessional Education (CE) activities support quality improvement in healthcare and provide fair and balanced views of therapeutic options. Faculty or planner conflicts of interest are resolved before the educational activity. 

None of the members of the faculty or planning committee have commercial relationships with commercial  companies providing goods or services used on patients.

Baysate medical Center
Chestnut Conference Center
759 Chestnut St.
Springfield, MA 01199
United States

Meeting Room temperatures will fluctuate. 

Neil Roy Connelly, MD

Professor of Anesthesiology

University of Massachusetts Medical School-Baystate

Anesthesiologist

Baystate Medical Center
 

Steven Dunn, M.D.

Professor of Anesthesiology

University of Massachusetts Medical School

Anesthesiologist

Baystate Medical Center
 

Istvan Pulai, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology

Tufts University School of Medicine

Anesthesiologist

Baystate Medical Center
 

Clara Sanders, M.D.

Anesthesiologist

Baystate Medical Center
 

 

Faculty Disclosure
The design and content of Baystate Continuing Interprofessional Education ( CE ) activities support quality improvement in healthcare and provide fair and balanced views of therapeutic options.  Faculty or planner conflicts of interest are resolved before the educational activity.

None of the members of the faculty or planning committee have commercial relationships with commercial  companies providing goods or services used on patients.

In support of improving patient care, Baystate Health is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Available Credit

  • 4.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 4.00 ANCC Contact Hours
  • 4.00 BCIPE Instructional Hours
  • 4.00 AANA CE (American Association of Nurse Anesthetists)
    This program has been prior approved by the American Association of Nurse Anesthetists for 4.00 Class A CE credits; Code Number ; Expiration Date 12/31/2019

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
02/13/2019
Course expires: 
12/31/2019

Price

Cost:
$95.00
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In order to receive credit, the evaluation must be completed by:Tue, 12/31/2019 - 11:30pm

We appreciate your business and sincerely wish to meet your educational needs.  We understand that the schedule of a busy professional, like yourself, is subject to change.  Therefore, we have included information about our refund/cancellation policies for your convenience below.

Cancellation:
If you must cancel, telephone Baystate Continuing Interprofessional Education at 413-322-4242 and follow your call with a written/email request.  All cancellations will incur a $25.00 fee.  Please note that we cannot refund cancellations received less than two weeks (10 business days) before the program date.

Refund Policy:
Your refund, less a cancellation fee, will be processed within two (2) weeks from the date we receive the written notification.  For credit card refunds, please allow one to two (1-2) billing cycles for the credit to appear on your statement.

Specific Aids or Services:
Please call Baystate Continuing Interprofessional Education at 413-322-4242 if, under the Americans with Disabilities Act, you require specific aids or services during your visit to this continuing education program.