This one-day conference is open to registered nurses who are interested in learning about the latest guidelines and treatments for a wide variety of patient populations. Education topics will include sepsis, congestive heart failure, sodium-glucose Cotransporter-2 (SGLT2) class medications, pleural effusion, post cardiac surgery complications and COVID-19 and pneumonia.
Attendees will be able to apply this information to their own practice regardless of where they work.
By the end of this conference, you will:
- Gain an understanding of various conditions that are commonly seen at Sharp Chula Vista that may impact mortality and length of stay
- Learn about the latest research and treatment guidelines
- Discuss best practice strategies when caring for patients with various conditions
If you need to cancel your registration for this event,
please call 1-800-827-4277 Monday through Friday, 7 am to 7 pm, or log in to your account to cancel online.
Free parking is available in the structure.
If you need accommodation, please call 1-800-82-SHARP (1-800-827-4277) within 72 hours of the event with your specific needs.
8-8:45 am: Sepsis (early signs, guidelines, outcomes) — Molly Quillin-Mcewan
8:50-9:20 am: Congestive heart failure (latest guidelines, types, nursing responsibilities) — Cynthia Paraguya
9:25-10:15 am: Cardio-renal benefits of SGLT2 inhibitors (latest findings) — Crisamar Anunciado
10:20-11:20 am: Pleural effusion (types of effusions, causes, treatments) — Jennice Tolentino
11:30 am-12:30 pm: Lunch
12:30-1:10 pm: Post-operative complications of cardio-thoracic surgery (nursing responsibilities, dangerous complications, treatments) — Michael Lintag
1:20-1:55 pm: Cerebral vascular accident (guidelines and treatments) — Krystal Santos
2-2:30 pm: COVID-19 and pneumonia (impact of treatment, mortality, nursing care) — Judy Ruliva
2:30-3 pm: Questions
Please arrive 10 minutes before the start time of the conference.
Please bring a bottle of water and a pen and paper to take notes. Lunch will be provided.
This course is provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing (Provider No. 70) for 6.0 contact hours. Please provide your license number during registration to receive credit.