Events

Logan Health strives to contribute to the education, collaboration, and professional development of health care providers through quality events and conferences. Review our upcoming professional events and conferences below. 

Montana School Nurse Diabetes Education Day - August 21, 2021

Diabetes Workshop is education designed for school nurses to discuss diabetes physiology, symptoms, and management. This workshop is to inform school nurses how to assess and manage children with diabetes.

After course completion, attendees will be able to:
  1. Have increased confidence in the day to day use and troubleshooting of up-to-date technologies for children and teens with TIDM including continuous glucose monitors, smart insulin pens and insulin pumps in the school setting
  2. Be able to report developmental task appropriateness for children and teens with T1DM
  3. Be able to recognize signs of illness and follow basic sick day guidelines for the child or teen with T1DM
  4. Be able to report proper treatment of hypo and hyperglycemia in the child/teen with T1DM in the school setting, during field trips or sports events.
  5. Will report an increased level of understanding basic T1DM physiology, carb counting, treatment options and goals.
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8th Annual Neurosurgical Boot Camp for Advanced Practice Providers - Sept. 15 & 17, 2021

This conference is hosted by the Neuroscience & Spine Institute, a department of Logan Health Medical Center. The course offerings are intended for advanced practice providers around the country. Teaching will occur over two and a half days and is comprised of didactic lectures, case studies and hands-on practical simulations. Specific focus is given to the multiple facets of medicine related to neurology, neurosurgery and physiatry.

This course is an adaptation of the Society of Neurological Surgeons fundamental skills course for first-year neurosurgery residents. It is offered in recognition of the valuable and expanding role advanced practice providers impart in the care of neurosurgical patients across the spectrum of practices. Our 2021 course focus is Neurosurgical Emergencies.

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9th Annual Updates in Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Disease - Sept. 24 & 25, 2021

Conference content will include cardiac, vascular and pulmonary topics that will improve healthcare provider knowledge and confidence. The target audience for this event encompasses a wide spectrum of healthcare providers including but not limited to primary care practitioners, hospitalists, cardiopulmonary specialists, internal medicine specialists, emergency medicine practitioners, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, registered nurses, and other interested allied health care providers.

Accreditation: Logan Health is affiliated with the University of Washington School of Medicine. The University of Washington School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The University of Washington School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 8.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Attendees meeting the criteria for successful completion of the nursing preconference can receive 1.25 contact hours of continuing nursing education (CNE) credit. Attendees meeting the criteria for successful completion of the 9th Annual Updates in Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Disease - Day 1 can receive 4.5 contact hours of continuing nursing education (CNE) credit. Attendees meeting the criteria for successful completion of the 9th Annual Updates in Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Disease - Day 2 can receive 4.0 contact hours of continuing nursing education (CNE) credit. Logan Health is approved as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by Montana Nurses Association, an accredited approver with distinction by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. In order for nurses to obtain nursing contact hours, criteria for successful completion includes attending at least 80% of the conference and completing a course evaluation

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