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14th Annual Orthopaedic Conference

Orthopaedics Across the Continuum

Monday, September 14, 2015
7:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
CHI Health St. Elizabeth, Rose & Franciscan room

Target Audience:
Nurses, Advanced Practice Nurses, Physical Therapists, Occupational Therapists and Healthcare Professionals.

This program is designed to educate healthcare providers on various issues that impact the care delivered to the orthopaedic population. Emphasis will be on operative shoulder repairs, total joint replacement, youth sports injuries and foot reconstruction. This program will also address rehabilitation of the orthopaedic patient and the state of orthopaedics in America.

$70 if you register by August 28 (additional discount available for CHI employees) • Breakfast and lunch included

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Prior CNE Handouts:
When a Death Occurs
When Illness Occurs
Factors That Can Complicate Grief

When the Going Gets Tough - Culivating Compassion in Health Care
Charlotte Liggett, MSN, MBA

Caring for the Caregivers: A Time to Heal
Sr. Ginny Silvestri, OSM

GriefWork: A National Servite Ministry of Compassion
Maria Farrell

Advanced Burn Life Support Provider Course


Wednesday, June 17, 2015
7:45 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
CHI Health St. Elizabeth

  • The Advanced Burn Life Support Provider Course is an eight-hour course for physicians, nurses, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, therapists, and paramedics.
  • The course provides guidelines in the assessment and management of the burn patient during the first 24 hours post injury.
  • Following a series of lectures, case studies are presented for group discussions.
  • You will be given the opportunity to work with a simulated burn patient to reinforce the assessment, stabilization, and the American Burn Association transfer criteria to a Burn Center.
  • Final testing consists of a written exam and a practical assessment return demonstration.
  • CEUs provided by the American Burn Association: CME = 7.25 hours / CNE = 7.4 hours

Please register early as availability is limited. Register online or call 402-219-7000.

For more information, call Esther Rathjen at 402-219-7768 or email




Emergency Responders Continuing Education

Ongoing Classes

Continuing Education for Emergency Medical Services
We offer free, continuing education classes to emergency responders. The classes are held in the lower level of Saint Elizabeth at 555 South 70th Street. Attendees will receive two hours of state-approved EMS credits.

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