Meritus Health presents their Trauma Update Spring 2021, virtually! The Trauma Update offers comprehensive presentations in the trauma care continuum, examining diverse subjects from evidence based practice and innovative advances in the care of injured patients.
Registered Nurses: Four (4) ANCC contact hours will be awarded. Four (4) Trauma Hours for MMC Nurses.
Physicians: Max of Four (4) AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. ASRT credits pending.
Date: Friday, May 7th, 2021 8am – 12:30pm
Location: Virtual via Webex
Cost: Free for Meritus Employees and EMS
$20 for Non-Meritus Health Participants
Mail to: Meritus Medical Center
ATTN: Ruth Leizear, Education Center
11116 Medical Campus Road
Hagerstown, MD 212742
Spring 2021 Presenters
Management of Facial Trauma
By: Fan Liang, M.D.
Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon at the R. Adams Cowley Shock Trauma
Treatment of Burn Injuries in Adult and Pediatric Patients
By: Carrie Cox, RN, M.S.N & Susan Ziegfeld, M.S.N., PNP-BC
Carrie is the Outreach and Education Coordinator for the Johns Hopkins Burn Center at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center, Baltimore, MD & the Clinical Research Nurse/Coordinator for the Burn Center
Hip Factures in the Elderly: Co-Morbidities, Complications, and Treatment Options for Optimal Outcomes
By: Ellen Plummer, DL, M.B.A., M.S.N., RN, CCRN
Senior Clinical Nurse II & Charge Nurse in the Trauma Resuscitation Unit at R. Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center in Baltimore, MD
Keynote: Interesting Cases in Trauma
By: Jennifer Knight, MD
Associate Professor at the West Virginia University School of Medicine, Department of Surgery & Director of the Jon Michael Moore Trauma Center