Events

  • IU Health & Circle of Care Perioperative Symposium:Collaborative Approach to Reducing HAIs

    Registration is open but seats are limited !

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    The IU Health Perioperative Symposium: Collaborative Approach to Reducing HAIs will explore and examine the best practices, ideas, and topics pertaining to the prevention of Healthcare Acquired Infections (HAIs). The symposium will create a forum to share ideas and collaborate in new ways that will result in better patient outcomes. This program is hosted by IU Health and Circle of Care.

    We will be offering both Continuing Medical Education and Continuing Education Units for the following disciples:

    • Physicians
    • Surgeons/Anesthesiologist
    • Perioperative Clinical Educator
    • OR Nurses/Managers/Directors
    • Surgical Technologists
    • Surgical Assistants
    • Sterile Processing Technicians
    • Sterile Processing Managers/Directors
    • Infection Control Practitioners
    • Hospital Administrators

    The IU health Perioperative Symposium: A Collaborative Approach to Reducing HAIs has been approved for the following continuing education credits:

    8.0 AMA

    8.0 IAHCSMM,

    8.0 CBSPD

    8.25 AORN, APIC

    7.5 AST (pending approval)

    Why should I attend:

    Circle of Care (CoC) is determined to explore and examine the best practices, ideas, and topics pertaining to the prevention of Healthcare Acquired Infections (HAIs). It is our mission to heighten awareness through actively hosting collaborative educational conferences on a regional and local level with industry organizations such as IAHCSMM, AORN, APIC, and AST. Our programs act as a forum for healthcare workers from various disciplines to share ideas and collaborate in new ways that will result in better patient outcomes. We share a vision with our industry partners to improve team-based care, health care system performance and overall patient care by closing the gap in health care delivery and translating the best science and knowledge into effective professional training & development. As a result of this program, health systems will benefit better care and system performance by narrowing the gaps in health care delivery and translating the best science and knowledge into effective professional training & development.

    What will I gain from attending this perioperative interprofessional symposium?

    1. Hear expert advice from industry leaders (including the FDA and CDC)!
    2. Cultivate interprofessional collaboration and communication to improve healthcare delivery, quality and safety.
    3. Collaborate and share your professional expertise with other members of the perioperative team to appropriately assess and address the healthcare needs of the patient.
    4. Network with industry partners to discover cutting edge products and services.
    5. Earn continuing education credits.

    Symposium fees:
    $75 – Physicians
    $45 – Allied Health
    $65 – IP/RN/Managers

    Breakfast/refreshments and lunch included.

     

     

     

     

    Accreditation
    In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by Indiana University School of Medicine, IU Health and Circle of Care. Indiana University School of Medicine is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
    Physicians
    Indiana University School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 8.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Indiana University School of Medicine (IUSM) policy ensures that those who have influenced the content of a CE activity (e.g. planners, faculty, authors, reviewers and others) disclose all relevant financial relationships with commercial entities so that IUSM may identify and resolve any conflicts of interest prior to the activity. All educational programs sponsored by Indiana University School of Medicine must demonstrate balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor. *Indiana University School of Medicine (IUSM) defines a commercial interest as any entity producing, marketing, re-selling, or distributing health care goods or services consumed by, or used on, patients.

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Previous Events

  • Circle of Care(SPICE)/AORN of Baton Rouge 1st Annual HAI Prevention Conference

    SPICE is the educational division of Circle of Care (CoC) and is actively involved with organizing collaborative clinical educational events with IAHCSMM, AORN, APIC and AST. Our goal is to foster a culture of teamwork to improve communication and education across disciplines to help break down silos and improve quality and patient care. We are devoted to the development and the essence of teamwork by focusing on inter-professional collaborative education.

     

    Breaking Down Silos – Connecting the Disconnection

    Woman’s Hospital-J.E. Dunn Conference Center
    100 Woman’s Way
    Baton Rouge, LA 70817

    Saturday, March 19th, 2016 from 8:00AM -1:50PM (CST)

    Don’t miss this unique opportunity to hear from industry experts and specialists

    Gain more than CEUs! (5)IAHCSMM,(5)AST and APIC,AORN(4)

    Breakfast/Refreshments Provided. | Limited seating – RSVP Early ! 

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  • 2016 – SPICE – HAI Prevention Conference

    Breaking Down Silos – Connecting the Disconnection

    Saturday, January 30, 2016 from 8:00am to 2:00pm (EST)

    Don’t miss this unique opportunity to hear from industry experts and specialists and Gain more than CEUs! (5)IAHCSMM,(5)AST and APIC,AORN(4)
    Continental Breakfast Provided. | Limited seating – RSVP Early!

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