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Hospital Medicine for NPs & PAs
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Hospital Medicine for NPs & PAs

This conference emphasizes clinical management of hospitalized patients in an interactive, case-based format with evidence-based lectures by experts in treatment pathways from admission to discharge and features: AMA, AAPA, ANCC Credits with designated pharmacology content, Suturing/Critical Care Pre-conference Workshop and a Pharmacology Workshop.

5/15/2019 to 5/17/2019
When: Wednesday, May 15, 2019
7:00 AM
Where: Hilton Hotel
225 S. Broadway
Rochester, Minnesota  55904
United States

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This course is designed for internists, hospitalists, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, advanced practice nurses, registered nurses and allied health from novice to experienced.

Learning Objectives

Upon conclusion of this program, participants should be able to:

  • Identify current evidence based practice recommendations in specialties such as cardiology, infectious disease, nephrology, gastroenterology, and hospital medicine.
  • Describe when and how to initiate appropriate and timely consultation with specialty services.
  • Describe new recommendations for managing patients with valvular disease.
  • Describe and discuss practice updates for patients with sepsis to decrease in-hospital mortality, length of stay, and improve patient outcomes.
  • Describe and discuss how to effectively assess and treat psychiatric/mental health disorders including updated practice guidelines on psychiatric/mental health disorders from the American Psychiatric Association.
  • Describe and discuss updated guidelines and recommendations to reduce the occurrence of geriatric syndromes in hospitalized patients in an aging population.