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Panhandle Area Health Education Center (AHEC)

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Wound Care Management Symposium

March 27, 2015

8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Amarillo College Downtown Campus
1314 South Polk
 Amarillo, TX

This symposium will provide you with information on the latest wound care products and how they are to be used in
treating patients. 

6 CNE credit hours will be offered.

Lunch is provided and the cost for attending this conference is $25.00.

Amarillo College Center for Continuing Healthcare Education is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Texas Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Important Workshop Information: 
Please bring a light jacket or sweater for your comfort.   
Registration information is forthcoming.

Workshop ID:   Pending   Credits Available:  6 CNE credit hours will be offered.

Registration Contact: 
Stephanie Loya, 
806-651-3482
sloya@mail.wtamu.

The registration form for this symposium can be accessed by clicking on this sentence.

In accordance with T.A.C. 206.74, with few exceptions, state law gives you the right to request, receive, review, and correct information about yourself collected by forms.


Nursing Jurisprudence and Ethics Workshop

April 10, 2015

Speaker:  Dinah Lewis, MSN

8:15 a.m. to 4:45 P.M.
Amarillo College West Campus
6222 W. 9th Avenue
Amarillo, TX

Overview: Meets the stipulations set forth by the Texas Board of Nurses. Concepts covered include: nursing practice, delegation, ethics, the Nurse Practice Act, documentation, peer review, and unprofessional conduct.

Target Audience: Nurses, nursing educators, and nursing students.

7 CNE credits will be offered

Lunch is provided and the cost for attending this conference is$150.00. 

Important Workshop Information: 
Please bring a light jacket or sweater for your comfort.  
The registration form for nurses attending for CNE's or to meet stipulations can be accessed by clicking on this sentence.

Nursing students and faculty should contact Stephanie Loya for the registration form they will use to attend this workshop.

In accordance with T.A.C. 206.74, with few exceptions, state law gives you the right to request, receive, review, and correct information about yourself collected by forms.

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Registration Contact:
Stephanie Loya, 
806-651-3482
sloya@mail.wtamu.edu    

For information on the workshop or stipulations requirements, please contact:
Dinah Lewis, MSN
806-212-0703
dinah.lewis@bsahs.org


Ethical & Compassionate Response to Suicide

April 17, 2015

8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Amarillo College Downtown Campus
1314 S. Polk Street
Amarillo, TX

Speakers: Jeff Pugh, Tami Carroll, Tracey Moreman, Lacey Turman, Jason Huntington, Melody Loya, Brian Weis, MD, Danny Mize, Sharyn Delgado and the Laughter Yoga Team of Hospice Care of the Southwest.

Conference topics will include
: Suicide & Ethics: Warning Signs & Interventions; Society’s Response to Children and Teens; Spiritual Dilemmas of Depression and Suicide; Medical Response to Depression, Suicide & End of Life Care; and Bereavement Support after Suicide. The last session of the day will be The Necessity of Self-Care. Attendees will also be exposed to stress release techniques by the Laughter Yoga Team of Hospice Care of the Southwest.

6 hours of CPEs/CEUs/CNEs

Continuing Education credits are available for a cost of $35.00.  If continuing education credits are not needed, the cost of attendance is $25.00.  Registration fee will include continuing education credits, lunch, refreshment breaks and a notebook.

TARGET AUDIENCE: Nurses, Chaplains, Social Workers, Educators, Clergy, Health Care Professionals, Counselors, Nursing Home Staff, Mental Health Workers, Funeral Directors, Families, and Employers.

For more information, please contact Danny Mize at 806-350-8274 or dannymize@hospicesouthwest.com.

For registration information, please contact Stephanie Loya at 806-651-3482 or sloya@mail.wtamu.edu

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In accordance with T.A.C. 206.74, with few exceptions, state law gives you the right to request, receive, review, and correct information about yourself collected by forms.


 

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