Activity Catalog
Palliative Medicine 2018: The Quest for Quality

April 25, 2018
7:55 AM - 4:00 PM
Registration Time: 7:00 AM
Henry Hood Center for Health Research - Auditorium
Target Audience: The healthcare team, especially, general practitioners, medical specialists, nurses, pharmacists, residents and students.
Credits Offered:
ACPE - 6.00
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 6.00
ANCC - 6.00
Approved for AMA PRA Category 1 - 6.00
GHS Contact Hours - 6.00
Fees:
Everyone: $85.00
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17th Annual Nursing Symposium: Lessons from the Heart

April 27, 2018
7:50 AM - 3:15 PM
Registration Time: 7:00 AM
Mohegan Sun Pocono
Target Audience: The healthcare team, especially, nurses or health care professionals who provide care for individuals with Cardiovascualr Disease.
Credits Offered:
ANCC - 6.00
GHS Contact Hours - 6.00
Fees:
Everyone: $95.00
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2018 Geisinger Patient Experience Conference: Communication and Engagement for Key Patient Outcomes

April 27, 2018
7:55 AM - 3:45 PM
Registration Time: 7:30 AM
Henry Hood Center for Health Research - Auditorium
Target Audience: The healthcare team, especially, physicians, nurses, administration, leaders in patient facing specialities or support services.
Credits Offered:
ACPE - 6.00
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 6.00
ANCC - 6.00
Approved for AMA PRA Category 1 - 6.00
GHS Contact Hours - 6.00
PXE - 6.00
Fees:
Everyone: $85.00
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The NRCC Presents: Potpourri of Nursing Topics

May 8, 2018
7:30 AM - 3:15 PM
Registration Time: 7:00 AM
Henry Hood Center for Health Research - Auditorium
Target Audience: The healthcare team, especially, registered nurses, licensed practical nurses, and nursing students representing diverse nursing practice areas.
Credits Offered:
ANCC - 6.00
GHS Contact Hours - 6.00
Fees:
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Geisinger Lewistown Critical Care Seminar 2018

May 8, 2018
8:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Registration Time: 7:30 AM
Seven Mountains Wine Cellars
Target Audience: The healthcare team, especially, physicians, advanced practitioners, nurses, and pharmacists
Credits Offered:
ACPE - 6.00
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 6.00
ANCC - 6.00
Approved for AMA PRA Category 1 - 6.00
GHS Contact Hours - 6.00
Fees:
Geisinger Employee: $75.00
Non Geisinger employee: $110.00
Nursing Student: $20.00
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Best Practices: CBT for Suicide

May 15, 2018
7:55 AM - 3:30 PM
Registration Time: 7:30 AM
Henry Hood Center for Health Research - Multipupose Rooms
Target Audience: The healthcare team, especially, clinical psychologists, clinical trainees, nurses, primary care physicians and advanced practitioners.
Credits Offered:
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 6.00
ANCC - 6.00
Approved for AMA PRA Category 1 - 6.00
GHS Contact Hours - 6.00
NBCC - 6.00
PASW - 0.00
Fees:
Everyone: $85.00
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21st Annual Community Practice Update

May 16, 2018
7:55 AM - 3:15 PM
Registration Time: 7:30 AM
Henry Hood Center for Health Research - Auditorium
Target Audience: The healthcare team, especially, family physicians, general internists and advanced practitioners in general practice.
Credits Offered:
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 6.00
Approved for AMA PRA Category 1 - 6.00
Fees:
Everyone: $85.00
Resident/Medical Student: $45.00
This conference is also intended for residents and medical students.
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Osteopathic Grand Rounds
 
May 17, 2018
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Registration Time: 12:00 PM
- Hemelright Aud
Target Audience: The healthcare team, especially, Osteopathic and Allopathic physicians, residents, medical students, PAs, CRNPs & other health care professionals
Credits Offered:
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 1.00
ANCC - 1.00
AOA Category 1-A - 1.00
Approved for AMA PRA Category 1 - 1.00
GHS Contact Hours - 1.00
Fees:
For all on-campus personnel, pre-registration is no longer required. Lunch will be served on a first come, first serve basis at GMC. For off-campus personnel who are interested in participating in SKYPE, please reference the email announcement with SKYPE instructions. The General Surgery Conference Room is available for those at GWV to attend in person and view the teleconference. The conference room is located in the basement of the Valley Medical Building. Lunch will be provided to the first 5 on site participants at GWV.
The STABLE Program

May 21, 2018
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Registration Time: 7:30 AM
Henry Hood Center for Health Research - Multipurpose Rm 3
Target Audience: The healthcare team especially for Family Practice, OB/GYN and Pediatric physicians, nurses and residents
Credits Offered:
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 7.50
ANCC - 7.50
Approved for AMA PRA Category 1 - 7.50
Con-Ed - 6.00
GHS Contact Hours - 7.50
Fees:
Everyone: $130.00
This course is also designed for respiratory therapists and paramedics/EMT's.
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Adult Trauma Nurse Topics

May 22, 2018
7:55 AM - 3:30 PM
Registration Time: 7:30 AM
Henry Hood Center for Health Research - Multipurpose Rooms
Target Audience: The healthcare team, especially, registered nurses and licensed practical nurses.
Credits Offered:
ANCC - 6.00
GHS Contact Hours - 6.00
Fees:
Everyone: $85.00
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Fundamentals in Critical Care Support Provider Course

May 24, 2018 - May 25, 2018
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Registration Time: 7:30 AM
Henry Hood Center for Health Research - Multipurpose Rooms
Target Audience: The healthcare team, especially, health care providers who participate in patient care.
Credits Offered:
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 13.50
ANCC - 13.50
Approved for AMA PRA Category 1 - 13.50
GHS Contact Hours - 13.50
Fees:
Everyone: $350.00
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2018 Stroke Symposium

May 30, 2018
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Registration Time: 7:00 AM
Mohegan Sun Pocono
Target Audience: The healthcare team, especially, physicians, advanced practitioners, nurses, licensed practical nurses, and pharmacists.
Credits Offered:
ACPE - 0.00
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 7.00
ANCC - 7.00
Approved for AMA PRA Category 1 - 7.00
GHS Contact Hours - 7.00
Fees:
Everyone: $95.00
This program is also designed for emergency medical technicians, and respiratory therapists.
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8th Annual Obesity Summit

June 8, 2018
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Registration Time: 7:30 AM
Henry Hood Center for Health Research - Auditorium
Target Audience: The healthcare team, especially, primary care providers, nursing, dieticians, social workers and care management.
Credits Offered:
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 7.00
ANCC - 7.00
CDR - 0.00
Fees:
Everyone: $85.00
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2nd Annual Asthma Update: Improving Pediatric Asthma

June 13, 2018
7:30 AM - 3:15 PM
Registration Time: 7:00 AM
Henry Hood Center for Health Research - Auditorium
Target Audience: The healthcare team, especially, physicians, advanced practitioners, nurses and respiratory therapists.
Credits Offered:
ACPE - 6.00
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 6.00
ANCC - 6.00
Approved for AMA PRA Category 1 - 6.00
CRCE - 6.00
GHS Contact Hours - 6.00
Fees:
Everyone: $85.00
This conference is also intended for pharmacists, residents and students.
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Osteopathic Grand Rounds
 
June 21, 2018
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Registration Time: 12:00 PM
- Hemelright Aud
Target Audience: The healthcare team, especially, Osteopathic and Allopathic physicians, residents, medical students, PAs, CRNPs & other health care professionals
Credits Offered:
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 1.00
ANCC - 1.00
AOA Category 1-A - 1.00
Approved for AMA PRA Category 1 - 1.00
GHS Contact Hours - 1.00
Fees:
For all on-campus personnel, pre-registration is no longer required. Lunch will be served on a first come, first serve basis at GMC. For off-campus personnel who are interested in participating in SKYPE, please reference the email announcement with SKYPE instructions. The General Surgery Conference Room is available for those at GWV to attend in person and view the teleconference. The conference room is located in the basement of the Valley Medical Building. Lunch will be provided to the first 5 on site participants at GWV.
Fundamentals in Critical Care Support Provider Course

June 28, 2018 - June 29, 2018
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Registration Time: 7:30 AM
Mohegan Sun Pocono
Target Audience: The healthcare team, especially, health care providers who participate in patient care.
Credits Offered:
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 13.50
ANCC - 13.50
Approved for AMA PRA Category 1 - 13.50
GHS Contact Hours - 13.50
Fees:
Everyone: $350.00
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Fundamentals of Disaster Management

July 20, 2018
7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Registration Time: 7:00 AM
Henry Hood Center for Health Research - MP 1&2, IR3 & Focus
Target Audience: The healthcare team, especially physicians and nurses
Credits Offered:
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 8.50
ANCC - 8.50
Approved for AMA PRA Category 1 - 8.50
GHS Contact Hours - 8.50
Fees:
Everyone: $200.00
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Introduction to Musculoskeletal Sports Ultrasound with Interventional Cadaver Lab

August 3, 2018 - August 5, 2018
1:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Registration Time: 1:00 PM
Woodbine Orthopaedic Conference Room
Target Audience: The healthcare team, especially, sports medicine physicians, fellows, orthopaedic residents and certified athletic trainers.
Credits Offered:
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 17.50
ANCC - 17.50
Approved for AMA PRA Category 1 - 17.50
GHS Contact Hours - 17.50
Fees:
Everyone: $750.00
This conference is also intended for advanced practitioners and nurses. Please refer to the schedule for daily start and end times.
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3rd Annual Educational Program for Ophthalmic Medical Personnel

August 11, 2018
7:50 AM - 3:30 PM
Registration Time: 7:10 AM
Henry Hood Center for Health Research - Multipurpose Rooms
Target Audience: The health care team, especially, allied health personnel in ophthalmology, ophthalmic technicians, ophthalmic photographers.
Credits Offered:
ANCC - 6.00
GHS Contact Hours - 6.00
JCAHPO - 0.00
OPS - 0.00
Fees:
Geisinger Employee: $65.00
Non Geisinger after July 31: $140.00
Non Geisinger before July 31: $110.00
This course is also intended for RN's and LPN's who work in an ophthalmic setting.
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Update in Pulmonary Medicine 2018

September 12, 2018
Henry Hood Center for Health Research
Target Audience:
Credits Offered:
Fees:
More information to follow shortly.
Malnutrition Summit 2018

September 14, 2018
7:50 AM - 3:45 PM
Registration Time: 7:15 AM
Mohegan Sun Pocono - Salon F
Target Audience: The healthcare team, especially, physicians (all medical and surgical specialties), nursing, dietitians and social workers/care management.
Credits Offered:
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 6.00
ANCC - 6.00
Approved for AMA PRA Category 1 - 6.00
CDR - 0.00
GHS Contact Hours - 6.00
NBCC - 6.00
PASW - 0.00
Fees:
Everyone: $95.00
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The Second Geisinger Seminar in Anatomic Pathology

September 14, 2018 - September 16, 2018
7:50 AM - 5:00 PM
Registration Time: 7:00 AM
Henry Hood Center for Health Research - Multipurpose Rooms
Target Audience: This seminar is intended primarily for practicing pathologists, fellows, residents and other health care professionals.
Credits Offered:
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 20.50
Approved for AMA PRA Category 1 - 20.50
Fees:
Physician Entire Course: $300.00
Residents Entire Course: $100.00
Sept 14 One Day Physician Fee: $150.00
Sept 14 One Day Resident Fee: $50.00
Sept 15 One Day Physician Fee: $150.00
Sept 15 One Day Resident Fee: $50.00
Sept 16 One Day Physician Fee: $150.00
Sept 16 One Day Resident Fee: $50.00
A block of rooms has been reserved at the Pine Barn Inn (PBI), located on the campus of the Geisinger Medical Center. To view the PBI and/or to make a reservation, please visit PineBarnInn.com or call 800-627-2276.
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2nd Annual Geisinger Transplant Symposium

September 21, 2018
Westmoreland Club
Target Audience:
Credits Offered:
Fees:
More information will be available shortly.
Fundamentals in Critical Care Support Provider Course

October 1, 2018 - October 2, 2018
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Registration Time: 7:30 AM
Geisinger Lewistown Hospital - Classroom 6
Target Audience: The healthcare team, especially, health care providers who participate in patient care.
Credits Offered:
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 13.50
ANCC - 13.50
Approved for AMA PRA Category 1 - 13.50
GHS Contact Hours - 13.50
Fees:
Everyone: $350.00
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Nursing Grand Rounds: TBD

October 3, 2018
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Geisinger Medical Center - Hemelright Aud
Target Audience: The healthcare team, especially, nurses.
Credits Offered:
ANCC - 1.00
GHS Contact Hours - 1.00
Fees:
10th Annual Clinical Cornucopia Conference

October 4, 2018
Henry Hood Center for Health Research
Target Audience:
Credits Offered:
Fees:
More information will be available shortly.
Emergency Nurse Topics

October 10, 2018
Henry Hood Center for Health Research
Target Audience:
Credits Offered:
Fees:
More information to follow shortly.
10th Annual Pain Management Symposium

October 12, 2018
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Registration Time: 7:00 AM
Henry Hood Center for Health Research - Auditorium
Target Audience: The healthcare team, especially, physicians, advanced practitioners, nurses, social workers and pharmacists.
Credits Offered:
ACPE - 5.00
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 5.00
ANCC - 5.00
Approved for AMA PRA Category 1 - 5.00
GHS Contact Hours - 5.00
NBCC - 5.00
Fees:
Everyone: $85.00
This conference is also intended for physical therapists, psychologists, students, residents and chaplains who provide care for individuals with chronic pain. A full brochure will be available shortly.
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Geisinger's 2018 Nursing Research and EBP Conference

October 19, 2018
Henry Hood Center for Health Research
Target Audience: The healthcare team, especially, staff nurses and nurses interested in learning about and participating in the Evidence Based Practice projects.
Credits Offered:
ANCC - 0.00
GHS Contact Hours - 0.00
Fees:
More information will be available shortly.
11th Annual Pediatric Psychology/Psychiatry Update
 
October 25, 2018
Target Audience:
Credits Offered:
Fees:
More information will be available shortly.
Current Practice - Future Challenges...A Program for LPNs

November 6, 2018
Henry Hood Center for Health Research
Target Audience:
Credits Offered:
GHS Contact Hours - 0.00
Fees:
More information to follow shortly.
25th Annual Primary Care Update

November 15, 2018
The Penn Stater Conference Center
Target Audience:
Credits Offered:
Fees:
More information will be available shortly.
Fundamentals of Disaster Management

December 7, 2018
7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Registration Time: 7:00 AM
Henry Hood Center for Health Research - MP 1&2, IR3 & Focus
Target Audience: The healthcare team, especially physicians and nurses
Credits Offered:
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 8.50
ANCC - 8.50
Approved for AMA PRA Category 1 - 8.50
Fees:
Everyone: $200.00
Fundamentals in Critical Care Support Provider Course

December 13, 2018 - December 14, 2018
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Registration Time: 7:30 AM
Henry Hood Center for Health Research - Multipurpose Rooms
Target Audience: The healthcare team, especially, health care providers who participate in patient care.
Credits Offered:
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 13.50
ANCC - 13.50
Approved for AMA PRA Category 1 - 13.50
GHS Contact Hours - 13.50
Fees:
Everyone: $350.00
Ethics and Suicide Assessment

March 14, 2019
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Registration Time: 7:30 AM
Henry Hood Center for Health Research - Auditorium
Target Audience: The healthcare team, especially, behavioral health providers in the Geisinger System service area.
Credits Offered:
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 6.00
ANCC - 6.00
Approved for AMA PRA Category 1 - 6.00
GHS Contact Hours - 6.00
NBCC - 6.00
Fees:
Everyone: $85.00
This conference is also intended for case managers, nurse navigators and community providers.
26th Annual Primary Care Update

November 20, 2019
The Penn Stater Conference Center
Target Audience:
Credits Offered:
Fees:
More information will be available shortly.