Valley Forge Casino Resort, Valley Forge, PA
March 8-10, 2017
Health Literacy – Update on the Health Literacy education program to determine nurses’ Health Literacy knowledge and other project results.
Being an Effective Ally for People with Disabilities – Discuss the VOICE program and how it encourages colleagues with disabilities to identify themselves as allies in order to create more welcoming, inclusive and supportive business cultures
ATI: Early Intervention: What does that mean for the Occupational Health Nurse? – Describe the progression of a musculoskeletal injury and how to identify when an injury can be prevented versus needing treatment
AED…Narcan…EpiPen…Tourniquets…Oh My! Evaluating your first AID/AED/EM Program: Best Practices for the Workplace – How to adequately prepare for onsite medical and traumatic emergencies before EMS arrives
Preventing Travel Related Illness: Updates on Lyme Disease and Other Tick and Mosquito Borne Illness – Discuss risk factors for Travelers Diarrhea, jet lag, mosquito borne infections, and Deep Vein Thrombisis (DVTs)
“Heads Up to Toes Down” – Physical Assessment for the Occupational Health Nurse – Identify the steps to perform a complete physical examination. Bring Your STETHOSCOPE!
Infectious Disease Update for the Occupational Health Nurse – Define how infectious disease exposures occur in the workplace and diseases associated with the type of transmission
Screening, Brief Intervention, Referral to Treatment (SBIRT) – How these techniques can help OHNs deal with substance abuse disorders.
Healthy Drivers: An Update on the Medical Examination for Commercial Motor Vehicle Drivers – Discuss the Federal Motor Carrier standards, certified medical examiner and physical examination process, and review certification scenarios.
Ann Marie Louiseau DNP, MS, BSN, RN, CCM
Deb Daggit MS
Diana Burns MS, ATC, CEIS
Chris Reif, Paramedic (St. Mary Medical Center, EMS Mgr)
Jennifer McGarvey MSN, ANP-BC, J & J
Candace Sandal DNP, MBA, APRN, COHN-S (Health Services Manager DOW Chemical)
Dr. Ronald Goren (St. Mary Medical Center, Infection Disease Specialist)
Chad Rittle DNP, MPH, RN, FAAOHN
Kim Olszewki DNP, CRNP, COHN-S/CM, FAAOHN
There are no conflicts of interest affecting this continuing education activity. Participation will be verified by sign-in roster, completion of evaluation tool and completion of self- reported attendance verification forms
There is no commercial support for this activity
There is no implied endorsement of any commercial product by PAAOHN
There is no discussion of off label uses of drugs as defined by the FDA
This activity has been submitted to the American Association of Occupational Health Nurses (AAOHN) for approval to award contact hours. AAOHN is an accredited approver of continuing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Centers Commission on Accreditation.
All handouts for registration are available online at www.paaohn.org.