Activity Catalog
PALS Renewal Course

March 4, 2015
7:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Registration Time: 7:00 AM
Henry Hood Center for Health Research - IR 1 & 2, Focus Room
Target Audience: The healthcare team
Credits Offered:
GHS Contact Hours - 7.50
Fees:
Everyone: $75.00
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Contemporary Issues in Internal Medicine

March 4, 2015
8:00 AM - 3:15 PM
Registration Time: 7:00 AM
Henry Hood Center for Health Research - Auditorium
Target Audience: The healthcare team, especially, Primary Care Physicians, EM Physicians, Home Staff, Nurses and selected specialists
Credits Offered:
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 5.50
ANCC - 5.50
Approved for AMA Credit - 5.50
GHS Contact Hours - 5.50
Fees:
Everyone: $75.00
Student: $35.00
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Nursing Grand Rounds: Translating Education Into Understanding: A look at Health Literacy

March 4, 2015
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Registration Time: 12:00 PM
Geisinger Medical Center In The Hemelright Auditorium
Target Audience: The healthcare team, especially for nurses
Credits Offered:
ANCC - 1.00
GHS Contact Hours - 1.00
Fees:
Lunch will be served to the first 35 attendees at GMC. The CCB Lower Level Classroom is available for those at GWV to attend. Lunch will be provided only to those who choose the CCB Classroom option when registering. WebEx is also available for those to attend virtually. Please choose the WebEx option when registering.
Osteopathic Grand Rounds: Patient Centered Care: When Goals of Care Change

March 9, 2015
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Registration Time: 12:00 PM
Geisinger Medical Center In The Hemelright Auditorium
Target Audience: The healthcare team, especially, osteopathic physician staff
Credits Offered:
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 1.00
ANCC - 1.00
AOA Category 1-A - 1.00
Approved for AMA Credit - 1.00
GHS Contact Hours - 1.00
Fees:
Lunch will be served to the first 25 on site participants at GMC. WebEx is available for those who want to attend virtually. The CCB Lower Level Classroom is available at GWV for attendees there. Lunch will be provided to those who preregister only. Please select the correct workshop option when registering.
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Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP)

March 10, 2015
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Registration Time: 8:30 AM
Janet Weis Children's Hospital - LL2 Conference Room
Target Audience: The healthcare team especially for Family Practice, OB/GYN and Pediatric physicians, physicians' assistants, nurses and residents
Credits Offered:
Fees:
Everyone: $85.00
Test only: $20.00
This course is also designed for respiratory therapists and paramedics/EMT's
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GLH Medical Lecture Series - Current Trends for CHF/COPD

March 11, 2015
7:15 AM - 8:15 AM
Geisinger Lewistown Hospital Classroom #4
Target Audience: The healthcare team, especially, physicians, mid-level providers, nurses, pharmacists, respiratory therapists and pre-hospital personnel
Credits Offered:
ACPE - 0.10
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 1.00
ANCC - 1.00
AOA Category 1-A - 1.00
Approved for AMA Credit - 1.00
Fees:
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ACLS Renewal Course

March 11, 2015
7:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Registration Time: 7:00 AM
Henry Hood Center for Health Research - IR 1 & 2, Focus Room
Target Audience: This course is for the code team.
Credits Offered:
GHS Contact Hours - 4.00
Fees:
Everyone: $75.00
Space in this course will go to the code team first and if available other registrations will be accepted.
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Topics in Wellness: Getting Rid of Pharmaceutical Waste Leads to Wellness

March 16, 2015
12:00 PM - 12:45 PM
Registration Time: 11:30 AM
Hemelright Auditorium At The Geisinger Medical Center - Hemelright Aud
Target Audience: Geisinger Health System employees
Credits Offered:
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 1.00
ANCC - 1.00
Approved for AMA Credit - 1.00
GHS Contact Hours - 1.00
NBCC - 1.00
Fees:
A boxed lunch will be provided to the first 50 participants at GMC. A boxed lunch is also available to those who preregistered to attend at GWV. The CCB Lower Level Classroom is available for those at GWV. WebEx is available to a limited number of participants - please choose that option when registering.
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2015 Patient Safety and Quality Improvement Strategies

March 20, 2015
7:50 AM - 4:00 PM
Registration Time: 7:00 AM
Hilton Scranton & Conference Center
Target Audience: The healthcare team, especially, any provider, nurse & clinical support personnel that are in contact with patients during any patient encounter.
Credits Offered:
ACPE - 0.60
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 6.00
ANCC - 6.00
Approved for AMA Credit - 6.00
CDR - 6.00
Fees:
Everyone: $75.00
Student: $35.00
Guest Speakers: Dr. Thomas Lee, Chief Medical Officer for Press Ganey and Member of the Board of Directors of the Geisinger Health System and Megan Shetterly, RN, MS, Senior Patient Safety Liason of the Pennsylvania Patient Safety Authority
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Uveitis: A Multidisciplinary Approach

March 21, 2015
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Registration Time: 7:30 AM
Henry Hood Center for Health Research - Multipurpose Rooms
Target Audience: The healthcare team, especially, ophthalmologists, optometrists, nursing and technical staff.
Credits Offered:
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 4.00
ANCC - 4.00
Approved for AMA Credit - 4.00
Optometry - 4.00
Fees:
Everyone: $30.00
This conference is also intended for professionals who encounter retinal disorders outside of their area of specialization. Application has been made to the State Board of Optometry.
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6th Annual Current Concepts in Medication Safety

March 25, 2015
8:00 AM - 4:15 PM
Registration Time: 7:00 AM
Woodlands Resort
Target Audience: The healthcare team, especially, physicians, physician assistants, nurses, pharmacists, pharmacy technicians and respiratory therapists
Credits Offered:
ACPE - 0.60
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 6.00
ANCC - 6.00
Approved for AMA Credit - 6.00
CRCE - 6.00
GHS Contact Hours - 6.00
Fees:
Everyone: $75.00
This program is intended for any healthcare professional who wishes to decrease the incidence of medication errors.
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GWV PALS Renewal Course

March 26, 2015
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Registration Time: 7:30 AM
Geisinger South Wilkes Barre in the Terrazzo Room (MAB)
Target Audience: The healthcare team
Credits Offered:
GHS Contact Hours - 14.00
Fees:
Everyone: $75.00
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ACLS Renewal Course

March 27, 2015
7:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Registration Time: 7:00 AM
Henry Hood Center for Health Research - IR 3 & 4
Target Audience: This course is for the code team.
Credits Offered:
GHS Contact Hours - 4.00
Fees:
Everyone: $75.00
Space in this course will go to the code team first and if available other registrations will be accepted.
GWV ACLS Renewal Course

March 31, 2015
7:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Registration Time: 7:00 AM
Kistler Learning Center
Target Audience: The healthcare team
Credits Offered:
GHS Contact Hours - 4.00
Fees:
Everyone: $75.00
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Pediatric Update 2015

April 1, 2015
8:00 AM - 4:15 PM
Registration Time: 7:00 AM
Henry Hood Center for Health Research - Auditorium
Target Audience: The healthcare team especially for primary care providers, both from Geisinger Health System as well as those in private practice.
Credits Offered:
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 6.50
ANCC - 6.50
Approved for AMA Credit - 6.50
GHS Contact Hours - 6.50
Fees:
Everyone: $75.00
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GWV ACLS Initial Provider Course

April 6, 2015
7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Registration Time: 7:00 AM
Kistler Learning Center
Target Audience: The healthcare team
Credits Offered:
GHS Contact Hours - 8.50
Fees:
Everyone: $75.00
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ACLS Renewal Course

April 8, 2015
7:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Registration Time: 7:00 AM
Henry Hood Center for Health Research - IR 1, 2 & 3
Target Audience: This course is for the code team.
Credits Offered:
GHS Contact Hours - 4.00
Fees:
Everyone: $75.00
Space in this course will go to the code team first and if available other registrations will be accepted.
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Fresh Pharm...A Medication Update

April 8, 2015
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Registration Time: 7:30 AM
Henry Hood Center for Health Research - Auditorium
Target Audience: The healthcare team, especially, registered nurses, nurse practitioners, pharmacists and other healthcare providers.
Credits Offered:
ACPE - 5.25
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 5.25
ANCC - 5.25
Approved for AMA Credit - 5.25
GHS Contact Hours - 5.25
Fees:
Everyone: $75.00
Retired: $35.00
This program is designed for healthcare providers who desire to update his/her knowledge base regarding various aspects of selected medications. A full brochure will be available shortly.
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PALS Renewal Course

April 9, 2015
7:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Registration Time: 7:00 AM
Henry Hood Center for Health Research - IR 1, 2 & 3
Target Audience: The healthcare team
Credits Offered:
GHS Contact Hours - 7.50
Fees:
Everyone: $75.00
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Perspectives on Aging and the Brain: Restorative-Medical-Spiritual-Caregiving

April 9, 2015
8:45 AM - 4:00 PM
Registration Time: 8:00 AM
The DeNaples Center
Target Audience: The healthcare team, especially, physicians, orthopaedic surgeons, gerontologists, PAs, nurses, OTs, PTs, neurosurgeons and neurologists.
Credits Offered:
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 5.00
ANCC - 5.00
Approved for AMA Credit - 5.00
GHS Contact Hours - 5.00
NBCC - 5.00
Fees:
Onsite Fee for Others: $175.00
Onsite Fee for Physicians: $200.00
Others: $125.00
Physicians: $150.00
This course is also intended for psychologists and social workers.
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14th Annual Nursing Symposium: Lessons from the Heart

April 10, 2015
7:50 AM - 3:30 PM
Registration Time: 7:00 AM
Woodlands Resort - Ballroom
Target Audience: The healthcare team, especially nurses
Credits Offered:
ANCC - 6.00
GHS Contact Hours - 6.00
Fees:
Everyone: $75.00
This is an excellent symposium providing review of a host of cardiac and motivational topics germane to nursing practice today.
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Healthy Beginnings Plus 12th Annual Educational Seminar Conference

April 10, 2015
8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Registration Time: 7:30 AM
Henry Hood Center for Health Research - Auditorium
Target Audience: The healthcare team, especially, nurses, nurse practitioners, social workers and counselors.
Credits Offered:
ANCC - 5.50
CDR - 5.50
GHS Contact Hours - 5.50
NBCC - 5.50
Fees:
Everyone: $50.00
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Neonatal Resuscitation Program Hospital-Based Instructor Course

April 10, 2015
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Registration Time: 8:00 AM
Janet Weis Children's Hospital - LL2 Conference Room
Target Audience: The healthcare team
Credits Offered:
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 7.00
ANCC - 7.00
Approved for AMA Credit - 7.00
Fees:
Everyone: $250.00
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ACLS Renewal Course

April 13, 2015
7:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Registration Time: 7:00 AM
Henry Hood Center for Health Research - IR 1 & 3
Target Audience: This course is for the code team.
Credits Offered:
GHS Contact Hours - 4.00
Fees:
Everyone: $75.00
Space in this course will go to the code team first and if available other registrations will be accepted.
Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP)

April 14, 2015
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Registration Time: 8:30 AM
Janet Weis Children's Hospital - LL2 Conference Room
Target Audience: The healthcare team especially for Family Practice, OB/GYN and Pediatric physicians, physicians' assistants, nurses and residents
Credits Offered:
Fees:
Everyone: $85.00
Test only: $20.00
This course is also designed for respiratory therapists and paramedics/EMT's
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The Primary Care Provider's Guide to Breast Disease

April 15, 2015
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Registration Time: 3:30 PM
Pine Barn Inn
Target Audience: The healthcare team, especially, practitioners whose practices include adult women over 18 who may experience breast problems.
Credits Offered:
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 2.50
ANCC - 2.50
Approved for AMA Credit - 2.50
Fees:
Everyone: $10.00
This conference is also intended for primary care practitioners, including OB-Gynecologists, who order mammograms and must be familiar with screening guidelines and issues surrounding breast density.
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PALS Renewal Course

April 16, 2015
7:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Registration Time: 7:00 AM
Henry Hood Center for Health Research - IR 1 & 2, Focus Room
Target Audience: The healthcare team
Credits Offered:
GHS Contact Hours - 7.50
Fees:
Everyone: $75.00
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20th Annual CME with the Lions: Latest Updates for the Primary Care Practitioner

April 17, 2015
7:55 AM - 3:45 PM
Registration Time: 7:00 AM
The Penn Stater Conference Center
Target Audience: The healthcare team especially physicians, physician assistants and nurses.
Credits Offered:
ACPE - 0.60
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 6.00
ANCC - 6.00
Approved for AMA Credit - 6.00
Fees:
Everyone: $85.00
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Pediatric Trauma Nurse Topics

April 17, 2015
7:55 AM - 3:15 PM
Registration Time: 7:30 AM
Henry Hood Center for Health Research - Multipurpose Rooms
Target Audience: The healthcare team, especially, nursing personnel
Credits Offered:
ANCC - 5.50
GHS Contact Hours - 5.50
Fees:
Everyone: $75.00
This course is designed to present the current accepted and appropriate interventions for a victim of pediatric trauma from a registered nurse perspective and scope of practice.
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ACLS Renewal Course

April 21, 2015
7:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Registration Time: 7:00 AM
Henry Hood Center for Health Research - IR 1 & 2, Focus Room
Target Audience: This course is for the code team.
Credits Offered:
GHS Contact Hours - 4.00
Fees:
Everyone: $75.00
Space in this course will go to the code team first and if available other registrations will be accepted.
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8th Annual Heart Rhythm Symposium

April 22, 2015
7:55 AM - 3:30 PM
Registration Time: 7:00 AM
Hilton Scranton & Conference Center
Target Audience: The healthcare team, especially, general internists, family physicians, nurse practitioners and physician assistants.
Credits Offered:
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 6.00
ANCC - 6.00
Approved for AMA Credit - 6.00
Fees:
Everyone: $75.00
This course is also intended for critical care, cardiac, telemetry and emergency department nurses, cardiac imaging, catheterization and electrophysiology technicians.
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5th Annual Critical Care Symposium

April 23, 2015 - April 24, 2015
7:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Registration Time: 7:00 AM
Henry Hood Center for Health Research - Auditorium
Target Audience: Residents, physicians, hospitalists, surgeons, pharmacists, nursing personnel, resp therapists, adv pract and all others
Credits Offered:
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 14.00
ANCC - 14.00
Approved for AMA Credit - 14.00
CRCE - 0.00
Fees:
Both Days: $135.00
Day 1: $75.00
Day 2: $75.00
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BLS Instructor Course

April 23, 2015
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Registration Time: 8:00 AM
Henry Hood Center for Health Research - IR 1 & Focus Room
Target Audience: The healthcare team, especially, allied healthcare professionals who have an interest in teaching BLS to their colleagues.
Credits Offered:
GHS Contact Hours - 6.00
Fees:
Please call Nursing Education at 570-271-5815 to register for this course.
Infection Prevention and Control Topics for the Long Term Care Setting

April 24, 2015
8:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Registration Time: 8:00 AM
Pine Barn Inn - Ballroom
Target Audience: The healthcare team, especially, licensed practical nurses and registered nurses practicing in the long term care setting.
Credits Offered:
ANCC - 3.50
GHS Contact Hours - 3.50
Fees:
Everyone: $10.00
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GWV PALS Initial Provider Course

April 28, 2015 - April 29, 2015
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Registration Time: 7:30 AM
Geisinger South Wilkes Barre in the Terrazzo Room (MAB)
Target Audience: The healthcare team
Credits Offered:
GHS Contact Hours - 14.00
Fees:
Everyone: $150.00
Paramedics: $75.00
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ACLS Initial Provider Course

April 29, 2015
7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Registration Time: 7:00 AM
Henry Hood Center for Health Research - IR 1 & 2, Focus Room
Target Audience: The healthcare team
Credits Offered:
GHS Contact Hours - 8.50
Fees:
Everyone: $75.00
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Safe Patient Handling Conference: Bringing it All Together

April 29, 2015
7:45 AM - 4:00 PM
Registration Time: 7:00 AM
Henry Hood Center for Health Research - Auditorium
Target Audience: The healthcare team, especially nurses and physical therapists
Credits Offered:
ANCC - 6.50
GHS Contact Hours - 6.50
PT Credit - 0.00
Fees:
Everyone: $50.00
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ACLS Renewal Course

April 30, 2015
7:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Registration Time: 7:00 AM
Henry Hood Center for Health Research - IR 1 & 2, Focus Room
Target Audience: This course is for the code team.
Credits Offered:
GHS Contact Hours - 4.00
Fees:
Everyone: $75.00
Space in this course will go to the code team first and if available other registrations will be accepted.
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2015 Resident and Fellow Scholarship Days

April 30, 2015 - May 1, 2015
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Registration Time: 8:00 AM
Henry Hood Center for Health Research - Auditorium
Target Audience: The healthcare, especially, residents and fellows
Credits Offered:
Fees:
The NRCC Presents: Potpourri of Nursing Topics

May 5, 2015
7:30 AM - 3:15 PM
Registration Time: 7:00 AM
Henry Hood Center for Health Research - Auditorium
Target Audience: The healthcare team, especially for all nursing personnel
Credits Offered:
ANCC - 6.00
GHS Contact Hours - 6.00
Fees:
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Update on Refractive Cataract Surgery

May 9, 2015
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Registration Time: 7:30 AM
Henry Hood Center for Health Research - Multipurpose Rooms
Target Audience: The healthcare team, especially, Ophthalmologists, Optometrists, Nurses, Ophthalmic Techs and Physician Assistants.
Credits Offered:
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 3.50
ANCC - 3.50
Approved for AMA Credit - 3.50
Optometry - 0.00
Fees:
Journey to Excellence: Opportunities for the Nursing Assistant

May 11, 2015
7:55 AM - 2:30 PM
Registration Time: 7:30 AM
Henry Hood Center for Health Research - MP 1 & 2
Target Audience: The healthcare team, especially, nursing assistants
Credits Offered:
GHS Contact Hours - 5.00
Fees:
Everyone: $75.00
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ACLS Instructor Course

May 13, 2015
8:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Registration Time: 7:30 AM
Henry Hood Center for Health Research - IR 1 & Focus Room
Target Audience: The healthcare team, especially, allied healthcare professionals who have an interest in teaching ACLS.
Credits Offered:
GHS Contact Hours - 4.50
Fees:
Please call Nursing Education at 570-271-5815 to register for this course.
PALS Instructor Course

May 14, 2015
8:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Registration Time: 7:30 AM
Henry Hood Center for Health Research - IR 1 & Focus Room
Target Audience: The healthcare team, especially, allied healthcare professionals who have an interest in teaching PALS.
Credits Offered:
GHS Contact Hours - 4.50
Fees:
Please call Nursing Education at 570-271-5815 to register for this course.
The STABLE Program

May 14, 2015
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Registration Time: 7:30 AM
Henry Hood Center for Health Research - Multipurpose Rm 2
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 Credit - 7.50
Con-Ed - 6.00
GHS Contact Hours - 7.50
Fees:
Everyone: $85.00
This course is also designed for respiratory therapists and paramedics/EMT's
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Topics in Wellness: A Weighty Issue: The Problem of Pediatric Obesity

May 18, 2015
12:00 PM - 12:45 PM
Registration Time: 11:30 AM
Hemelright Auditorium At The Geisinger Medical Center - Hemelright Aud
Target Audience: Geisinger Health System employees
Credits Offered:
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 1.00
ANCC - 1.00
Approved for AMA Credit - 1.00
GHS Contact Hours - 1.00
NBCC - 1.00
Fees:
A boxed lunch will be provided to the first 50 participants at GMC. A boxed lunch is also available to those who preregistered to attend at GWV. The CCB Lower Level Classroom is available for those at GWV. WebEx is available to a limited number of participants - please choose that option when registering.
Adult Trauma Nurse Topics

May 19, 2015
7:55 AM - 3:00 PM
Registration Time: 7:30 AM
Henry Hood Center for Health Research - Auditorium
Target Audience: The healthcare team, especially, nurses.
Credits Offered:
ANCC - 5.50
GHS Contact Hours - 5.50
Fees:
Everyone: $75.00
This course is designed to present the current accepted and appropriate interventions for a victim of trauma from a registered nurse perspective and scope of practice. Other healthcare professionals would benefit from program content, e.g. Licensed Practical Nurses.
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PALS Initial Provider Course

May 19, 2015 - May 20, 2015
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Registration Time: 7:30 AM
Henry Hood Center for Health Research - IR 2 & 3, Focus Room
Target Audience: The healthcare team
Credits Offered:
GHS Contact Hours - 14.00
Fees:
Everyone: $150.00
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ACLS Renewal Course

May 21, 2015
7:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Registration Time: 7:00 AM
Henry Hood Center for Health Research - IR 1 & 2, Focus Room
Target Audience: This course is for the code team.
Credits Offered:
GHS Contact Hours - 4.00
Fees:
Everyone: $75.00
Space in this course will go to the code team first and if available other registrations will be accepted.
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GWV PALS Renewal Course

May 22, 2015
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Registration Time: 7:30 AM
Geisinger South Wilkes Barre in the Terrazzo Room (MAB)
Target Audience: The healthcare team
Credits Offered:
GHS Contact Hours - 14.00
Fees:
Everyone: $75.00
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GWV ACLS Renewal Course

May 26, 2015
7:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Registration Time: 7:00 AM
Kistler Learning Center
Target Audience: The healthcare team
Credits Offered:
GHS Contact Hours - 4.00
Fees:
Everyone: $75.00
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18th Annual Community Practice Update

May 27, 2015
8:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Registration Time: 8:00 AM
Henry Hood Center for Health Research - Auditorium
Target Audience: The healthcare team, especially, family physicians, general internists, mid-level providers in general practice.
Credits Offered:
ACPE - 0.60
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 6.00
ANCC - 6.00
Approved for AMA Credit - 6.00
Fees:
Everyone: $75.00
This conference is also intended for medical students and residents.
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PALS Renewal Course

May 28, 2015
7:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Registration Time: 7:00 AM
Henry Hood Center for Health Research - IR 1 & 2, Focus Room
Target Audience: The healthcare team
Credits Offered:
GHS Contact Hours - 7.50
Fees:
Everyone: $75.00
Registration
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ACLS Renewal Course

June 2, 2015
7:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Registration Time: 7:00 AM
Henry Hood Center for Health Research - IR 1, 2 & 3
Target Audience: This course is for the code team.
Credits Offered:
GHS Contact Hours - 4.00
Fees:
Everyone: $75.00
Space in this course will go to the code team first and if available other registrations will be accepted.
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ACLS Initial Provider Course

June 3, 2015
7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Registration Time: 7:00 AM
Henry Hood Center for Health Research - IR 1, 2 & 3
Target Audience: The healthcare team
Credits Offered:
GHS Contact Hours - 8.50
Fees:
Everyone: $75.00
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PALS Renewal Course

June 4, 2015
7:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Registration Time: 7:00 AM
Henry Hood Center for Health Research - IR 1, 2 & 3
Target Audience: The healthcare team
Credits Offered:
GHS Contact Hours - 7.50
Fees:
Everyone: $75.00
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ACLS Renewal Course

June 10, 2015
7:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Registration Time: 7:00 AM
Henry Hood Center for Health Research - IR 1 & 3, Focus Room
Target Audience: This course is for the code team.
Credits Offered:
GHS Contact Hours - 4.00
Fees:
Everyone: $75.00
Space in this course will go to the code team first and if available other registrations will be accepted.
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2nd Annual Geisinger Maternal and Fetal Medicine Conference

June 10, 2015
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Registration Time: 7:00 AM
Holiday Inn
Target Audience: The healthcare team, especially advanced practitioners, genetic counselors, midwives, nurses, physicians, residents, ultrasonagraphers
Credits Offered:
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 6.50
ANCC - 6.50
Approved for AMA Credit - 6.50
GHS Contact Hours - 6.50
Fees:
Everyone: $75.00
GWV PALS Renewal Course

June 10, 2015
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Registration Time: 7:30 AM
Geisinger South Wilkes Barre in the Terrazzo Room (MAB)
Target Audience: The healthcare team
Credits Offered:
GHS Contact Hours - 14.00
Fees:
Everyone: $75.00
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GWV ACLS Renewal Course

June 12, 2015
7:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Registration Time: 7:00 AM
Kistler Learning Center
Target Audience: The healthcare team
Credits Offered:
GHS Contact Hours - 4.00
Fees:
Everyone: $75.00
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2015 Annual Geriatric and Skills Nursing Facility Update

June 12, 2015
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Registration Time: 7:30 AM
Pine Barn Inn
Target Audience: The healthcare team, especially, SNFists, physicians, advanced practitioners, nursing, nursing directors and nursing facility administration.
Credits Offered:
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 6.00
ANCC - 6.00
Approved for AMA Credit - 6.00
Fees:
Everyone: $75.00
2nd Annual Geisinger Orthopaedic Institute Shoulder Course

June 19, 2015 - June 20, 2015
7:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Registration Time: 6:30 AM
The Hotel Hershey - Garden Terrace East
Target Audience: Orthopaedic Surgeons, General Surgeons, Primary Care Physicians, Nurses, Advanced Practitioners, OTs, PTs, ATCs, and Radiology
Credits Offered:
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 15.50
ANCC - 15.50
Approved for AMA Credit - 15.50
Fees:
Advanced Practitioner: $100.00
Industry Professionals: $200.00
Nurse: $100.00
Physician: $300.00
A full brochure will be available shortly. In the interim a copy of the schedule; hotel information and faculty is available by clicking on the brochure link. The meeting will be held at The Hotel Hershey (www.thehotelhershey.com) where we have a block of rooms. More information will be available on the brochure.
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Topics in Wellness: Happiness and Satisfaction at Work - Do You Get Enough?

July 20, 2015
12:00 PM - 12:45 PM
Registration Time: 11:30 AM
Hemelright Auditorium At The Geisinger Medical Center - Hemelright Aud
Target Audience: Geisinger Health System employees
Credits Offered:
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 1.00
ANCC - 1.00
Approved for AMA Credit - 1.00
GHS Contact Hours - 1.00
NBCC - 1.00
Fees:
A boxed lunch will be provided to the first 50 participants at GMC. A boxed lunch is also available to those who preregistered to attend at GWV. The CCB Lower Level Classroom is available for those at GWV. WebEx is available to a limited number of participants - please choose that option when registering.
2nd Annual Interprofessional Conference

August 21, 2015
Henry Hood Center for Health Research - Multipurpose Rooms
Target Audience:
Credits Offered:
Fees:
The STABLE Program

September 1, 2015
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 Credit - 7.50
Con-Ed - 6.00
GHS Contact Hours - 7.50
Fees:
Everyone: $85.00
This course is also designed for respiratory therapists and paramedics/EMT's
ACLS Instructor Course

September 16, 2015
8:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Registration Time: 7:30 AM
Henry Hood Center for Health Research - IR 2 & Focus Room
Target Audience: The healthcare team, especially, allied healthcare professionals who have an interest in teaching ACLS.
Credits Offered:
GHS Contact Hours - 4.50
Fees:
Please call Nursing Education at 570-271-5815 to register for this course.
Topics in Wellness: Healthy Communities: What's Working? What's Still Needed?

September 21, 2015
12:00 PM - 12:45 PM
Registration Time: 11:30 AM
Hemelright Auditorium At The Geisinger Medical Center - Hemelright Aud
Target Audience: Geisinger Health System employees
Credits Offered:
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 1.00
ANCC - 1.00
Approved for AMA Credit - 1.00
GHS Contact Hours - 1.00
NBCC - 1.00
Fees:
A boxed lunch will be provided to the first 50 participants at GMC. A boxed lunch is also available to those who preregistered to attend at GWV. The CCB Lower Level Classroom is available for those at GWV. WebEx is available to a limited number of participants - please choose that option when registering.
The 19th Annual Trauma and Anesthesia Symposium

October 17, 2015
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Registration Time: 7:00 AM
Hilton Scranton & Conference Center - Ballroom
Target Audience: The healthcare team, especially for advanced practitioners, nurses and physicians
Credits Offered:
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 6.50
ANCC - 6.50
Approved for AMA Credit - 6.50
GHS Contact Hours - 6.50
Fees:
Everyone: $75.00
Student: $35.00
PALS Instructor Course

October 29, 2015
8:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Registration Time: 7:30 AM
Henry Hood Center for Health Research - IR 1 & Focus Room
Target Audience: The healthcare team, especially, allied healthcare professionals who have an interest in teaching PALS.
Credits Offered:
GHS Contact Hours - 4.50
Fees:
Please call Nursing Education at 570-271-5815 to register for this course.
Topics in Wellness: Right Care, Right Person, Right Place: Urgent Care or Emergency Department

November 9, 2015
12:00 PM - 12:45 PM
Registration Time: 11:30 AM
Hemelright Auditorium At The Geisinger Medical Center - Hemelright Aud
Target Audience: Geisinger Health System employees
Credits Offered:
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 1.00
ANCC - 1.00
Approved for AMA Credit - 1.00
GHS Contact Hours - 1.00
NBCC - 1.00
Fees:
A boxed lunch will be provided to the first 50 participants at GMC. A boxed lunch is also available to those who preregistered to attend at GWV. The CCB Lower Level Classroom is available for those at GWV. WebEx is available to a limited number of participants - please choose that option when registering.
24th Annual Topics in the Tropics: A CME Conference for Primary Care Providers

December 10, 2015 - December 12, 2015
7:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Registration Time: 6:30 AM
Melia Real All-Inclusive Beach & Golf Resort - Ballroom
Target Audience: The healthcare team, especially for advanced practitioners, nurse practitioners, physicians, physician assistants
Credits Offered:
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ - 18.00
ANCC - 18.00
Approved for AMA Credit - 18.00
GHS Contact Hours - 18.00
Fees:
Please refer to the brochure button for the date saver information. A full brochure will be available in May. Registrations will be accepted at that time by calling the CPD Office at 1-570-271-6692.
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The STABLE Program

December 11, 2015
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 Credit - 7.50
Con-Ed - 6.00
GHS Contact Hours - 7.50
Fees:
Everyone: $85.00
This course is also designed for respiratory therapists and paramedics/EMT's
First Annual Seminar in Anatomic Pathology

September 16, 2016 - September 18, 2016
Henry Hood Center for Health Research - Auditorium
Target Audience: The healthcare team
Credits Offered:
Fees:
Some faculty, hotel, topics as well as, Danville information are listed under the brochure link for your perusal until a full brochure is prepared.
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