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2009 Conference Topics

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Posted: Tuesday, September 8, 2009 12:54 PM

The information below pertains to an expired event. Visit the EMS Conference page for more information about upcoming conferences.

We've posted a draft of the Attendee Registration Package for this year's conference.

Our pre-conference all-day education tracks include:

  • Pediatric Potpourri: Not Just the ABCs
  • Advanced Stroke Life Support (Provider and Train-the-Trainer)

Topics for the General Conference:

  • Clinical Decision Making: Getting it Right Under Pressure
  • Advanced Directives, POST, and MPOA
  • Leadership to Infinity and Beyond: An Effective Communication Approach
  • The EMS Expert Witness: Becoming Part of the Legal Team
  • When Hospice and EMS Meet
  • Diminished Capacity
  • Mentoring the New EMS Provider: Preparing the Field Teacher
  • Pitfalls of FMLS
  • Field Assessment and Recognition of Priority 1 and Priority 2 Trauma
  • The EMS Journey: Lessons Learned From the Street
  • Effective Management During Tough Times
  • Elements of an Effective Quality Assurance Program: The Two Sides of the QA Coin
  • WV Stroke Initiative
  • Audits, Program Safeguard Contractors and Medicare Compliance
  • Preparing for and Responding to Aviation Disasters

Download the Attendee Registration Package or head over to the EMS Conference page for more information.

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