Southern Oregon GI Conference - Day 2 - Asante
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Southern Oregon GI Conference - Day 2

DateBox EventDetailTime EventDetailLocation
Mar
2
Sat
Mar 2, 2019
Saturday
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Smullin Health Education Center
Medford, OR

Learn about a variety of endoscopy-related topics. In addition to hands-on learning, participants will become familiar with what to do when cancer is found, managing complications, scope anatomy and processing, advanced sedation and electrocautery.

Registration Details

Registration questions or for general information:
Email maureen.macgregor@asante.org or call (541) 472-7246 on weekdays during business hours.

Registration deadline is Monday, Feb. 25. Day of conference registration begins at 7 a.m. A sign-in signature and license number is required if you wish to receive CEU credits. Conference begins at 8 a.m. No confirmation notice will be sent.

Fees & Payment

No Fee.

Description

DAY 2 | Conference

7 a.m. | Sign-in and breakfast

8 a.m. to 4 p.m. | Conference

Lunch is included | up to 6.5 CEU credits

Learn about a variety of endoscopy-related topics. In addition to hands-on learning, participants will become familiar with what to do when cancer is found, managing complications, scope anatomy and processing, advanced sedation and electrocautery.


Colorectal Surgery

R. Scott Nelson, DO, provides a step-by-step overview of a cancer diagnosis to surgical intervention. Beneficial for anyone caring for patients to increase knowledge and improve the ability to answer patient and family questions.


Complications

Adam Mougey, MD, provides an overview of complications that can occur during medical procedures.


Electrocautery

Kristie Briggs, RN, from ERBE discusses the basics and applications of electrocautery and Argon Plasma Coagulation (APC) in the endoscopy suite.


Infection Prevention

Jennifer Zeck, consultant and expert resource on various aspects of infection prevention and control, and sterilization and disinfection, instructs on the importance of cleaning and processing scopes to maintain safe practices and prevent super bugs.



Hands-on learning

Advanced Sedation

Asante’s simulation lab will be open for a didactic class on advanced sedation as well as instructive and hands-on education for participants to work through scenarios as a team in a supportive and learning environment.

Anatomy of a Scope

Patrick Doherty with Boston Scientific gives a detailed description of an endoscope. Learn the inner workings of our most-used piece of equipment.

Clipping and Burning

Mckenzie Kruger with Boston Scientific discuss how to manage hemostasis during endoscopy.

Minnesota Tube

Education and hands-on learning in Asante’s simulation lab for treatment of esophageal varices.

Conference sponsored by Asante, Boston Scientific and ERBE.

Instructor(s)

  • Asante Staff

Contact

Maureen Macgregor at 541-472-7246 or send an email

Schedule & Location

Schedule

Date Time Location Instructor
1. Sat, March 02 7:00 AM to 4:00 PM Smullin Health Education Center Asante Staff

Location Details

  • Smullin Health Education Center
    2825 E. Barnett Rd.
    Medford, OR 97504
    Main: 541-789-4148

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As the largest health care provider in nine counties, Asante provides comprehensive medical care to more than 600,000 people throughout southern Oregon and northern California. Our facilities include Asante Ashland Community Hospital in Ashland, Asante Rogue Regional Medical Center in Medford, Asante Three Rivers Medical Center in Grants Pass, Asante Physician Partners and additional health care partnerships throughout the region.

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