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Title Banner Date Description
Performance Improvement and Quality Metrics - How it can improve patient outcomes: eCARE's role in PI (Enduring Material)
Air Date: 03-27-18 Specialties: Critical Care, Emergency Medicine, Family Medicine
Credits: Nursing (ANCC) (0.75 hours), General Attendance (0.75 hours)

Upon completion of this activity, the learner will have an understanding of eCARE's PI data collection and how it relates to your facility and helping improve internal process.
Things for you to know rev.pdf
Author(s): Avera eCare
The Why,When, How and What of Airway Management (Enduring Materials)
Air Date: 03-19-18 Specialties: Critical Care, Emergency Medicine, Family Medicine
Credits: Physician (AMA PRA Category 1 ™) (1.50 hours), Nursing (ANCC) (1.50 hours), Non-Physician CME (1.50 hours), General Attendance (1.50 hours)

Upon completion of this activity, the learner will have a better understanding of assessment, procedure and use of drugs and equipment to optimize airway managment on first pass in order to have success.

Things for you to know rev.pdf

Advanced Airway Presentation.pdf


Author(s): Avera eCare
Respiratory Distress in the Pediatric Patient: Don’t hold your breath (Enduring Material)
Air Date: 03-19-18 Specialties: Emergency Medicine, Family Medicine, Pediatrics
Credits: Nursing (ANCC) (1.25 hours), General Attendance (1.25 hours)

Upon completion of this activity, the learner will have a better understanding of early recognition and signs in symptoms in young pediatric patients.

Things for you to know rev.pdf

Respiratory Distress in the Pediatric Patient Handout.pdf


Author(s): Avera eCare
Vasopressors, Inotropes…and Dexmedetomidine: The When,Why and How (Enduring Material)
Air Date: 03-16-18 Specialties: Critical Care, Emergency Medicine, Family Medicine
Credits: Physician (AMA PRA Category 1 ™) (1.25 hours), Nursing (ANCC) (1.25 hours), Non-Physician CME (1.25 hours), General Attendance (1.25 hours), Pharmacy (SD Board) (1.25 hours)

Upon completion of this activity, the learner will be able to define the best medication to give based on clinical situation.

Things for you to know rev.pdf

Vasopressors Inotropes and Dexmedetomidine.pdf


Author(s): Avera eCare
Avera vCNE Series: Workplace Violence Awareness (Enduring Materials)
Air Date: 03-15-18 Specialties: Family Medicine
Credits: Nursing (ANCC) (1.00 hours), General Attendance (1.00 hours)

This is the second session in the Avera vCNE Series. This session will include workplace violence awareness, including active shooter information. The vCNE Series is specially designed to update nurses on hot topics, evidence based practice and Avera’s current strategic initiatives.

Things for you to know rev.pdf

HCV Flash Point Presentation.pdf


Author(s): Avera Continuing Education
eCare Education Senior Program: Patient-Centered Care, Care Planning and Psychotropic Regulations for the Long Term Care Population (Enduring Materials)
Air Date: 03-05-18 Specialties: Family Medicine, Geriatrics
Credits: Nursing (ANCC) (1.00 hours), General Attendance (1.00 hours)

Upon completion of this activity, the learner will be able to define the care plan process for patients with behavior modifications keeping in mind the concept of patient-centered care and the regulations for administration of psychotropic drugs.

Things for you to know rev.pdf

Presentation.pdf


Author(s): Avera eCare
Avera vCNE Series: The Essential Role of Care Transitions (Enduring Materials)
Air Date: 02-22-18 Specialties: Family Medicine
Credits: Nursing (ANCC) (1.00 hours), General Attendance (1.00 hours)

This is the first session in the Avera vCNE Series. This session will include the Avera Care Transitions program history and the rationale for the new Care Transitions model, as well as best practices and demonstration of the new discharge risk tool. The vCNE Series is specially designed to update nurses on hot topics, evidence based practice and Avera’s current strategic initiatives.
Things for you to know rev.pdf
Author(s): Avera Continuing Education
Antibiotic Stewardship Programs in the Long Term Care Setting (Enduring Material)
Air Date: 02-15-18 Specialties: Family Medicine, Geriatrics
Credits: Nursing (ANCC) (0.50 hours), General Attendance (0.50 hours)

Upon completion of this activity, the learner will have a better understanding of the federal regulations and the use of Antibiotics in Long term Care setting.

Things for you to know rev.pdf

Antibiotic Stewardship Programs Presentation.pdf


Author(s): Avera eCare
The Requirements of Participation Compliance and Ethics (483.85) (Enduring Material)
Air Date: 02-15-18 Specialties: Family Medicine, Geriatrics
Credits: Nursing (ANCC) (0.75 hours), General Attendance (0.75 hours)

Upon completion of the activity, the learner will have an understanding of the requirements for long term care facilites and how to develop policies and find information.This will cover surveyor requirements for long term care facilites.

Things for you to know rev.pdf

The Requirements of Participation Presentationl.pdf


Author(s): Avera eCare
Strokes Strike Fast, We Must Act Fast: Be Fast (Enduring Materials)
Strokes Strike Fast, We Must Act Fast: Be Fast (Enduring Materials) Banner Air Date: 02-15-18 Specialties: Critical Care, Emergency Medicine, Family Medicine
Credits: Physician (AMA PRA Category 1 ™) (1.25 hours), Nursing (ANCC) (1.25 hours), Non-Physician CME (1.25 hours), General Attendance (1.25 hours)

Upon completion of this activity, the learner will be able to differentiate ischemic vs hemorrhagic stroke features and recognize signs and symptoms with anterior versus posterior circulation. Triage priority and treatment options.

Things for you to know rev.pdf

Strokes Strike Fast Handout.pdf


Author(s): Avera eCare
Team Training/Team Performance (Enduring Materials)
Air Date: 02-15-18 Specialties: Critical Care, Emergency Medicine, Family Medicine, Obstetrics/Gynecology, Pediatrics, Trauma
Credits: Physician (AMA PRA Category 1 ™) (1.50 hours), Nursing (ANCC) (1.50 hours), Non-Physician CME (1.50 hours), General Attendance (1.50 hours)

Upon completion of this activity, the learner will be able to understand how teams can improve patient outcomes and understand how teamwork strategies reduce human error.

Things for you to know rev.pdf

 


Author(s): Avera eCare
Advances in Breast Imaging and Diagnostics with Videssa Breast (enduring materials)
Air Date: 02-07-18 Specialties: Family Medicine, Oncology
Credits: Physician (AMA PRA Category 1 ™) (1.00 hours), Non-Physician CME (1.00 hours), General Attendance (1.00 hours)

Upon completion of this activity, the learner will have increased knowledge of imaging and diagnostic advances using Videssa Breast in the breast cancer population.

Things for you to know rev.pdf

Resource Documents.pdf


EMS Continuing Education Curriculum
EMS Continuing Education Curriculum Banner Air Date: 03-30-18 Credits: EMS (SD DOH) (1.00 hours)

The EMS Continuing Education Curriculum has been designed to meet some of the continuing education needs of emergency medical services professionals. Course content includes effectively presenting a trauma patient in different settings, emergency airway management, management of spine injury, scene safety, bariatric trauma, hypothermic trauma , thoracic trauma, tourniquets, and traumatic cardiac arrest. 

Target Audience: EMS professionals

7 is the New 8: Indications for Transfusion (Enduring Material)
Air Date: 01-17-18 Specialties: Cardiology, Critical Care, Emergency Medicine, Family Medicine
Credits: Physician (AMA PRA Category 1 ™) (1.00 hours), Nursing (ANCC) (1.00 hours), Non-Physician CME (1.00 hours), General Attendance (1.00 hours)

Upon completion of this activity, the learner will understand the benefits of waiting to transfuse with lower hemoglobins and when it is indicated to transfuse earlier. The evidence behind the guidelines will be discussed.

Things for you to Know.pdf

Indications for Transfusion Final.pdf


Author(s): Avera eCare
EMTALA: What does EMTALA mean? For providers patients and Families (Enduring Material)
Air Date: 01-16-18 Specialties: Critical Care, Emergency Medicine, Family Medicine
Credits: Physician (AMA PRA Category 1 ™) (1.25 hours), Nursing (ANCC) (1.25 hours), Non-Physician CME (1.25 hours), General Attendance (1.25 hours)

Upon completion of this activity, the learner will have a better understanding of EMTALA and what that means as caregivers caring for the patient and the responsibilities to patients and to facility.
Things for you to Know.pdf

Author(s): Avera eCare
Ear Examination Basics with Otoscope for Nurses and Medical Assistants (Enduring Materials)
Air Date: 01-08-18 Specialties: Emergency Medicine, Family Medicine, Pediatrics
Credits: Nursing (ANCC) (1.00 hours), General Attendance (1.00 hours)

Upon completion of this activity the learner will have a better understanding of what they are looking for external and inner ear to be able to apply to students/patients.
Things for you to know rev.pdf
Author(s): Avera eCare
Upcoming Cardiac Care for 2018: e-Cardiac Triage (Enduring Material)
Air Date: 01-05-18 Specialties: Cardiology, Critical Care, Family Medicine, Interventional Cardiology
Credits: Physician (AMA PRA Category 1 ™) (1.00 hours), Nursing (ANCC) (1.00 hours), Non-Physician CME (1.00 hours), General Attendance (1.00 hours)

Upon completion of this activity, the learner will be able to discuss how to use eCare in helping with the cardiac patient and the use of technology to decrease time to a cardiologist.


Things for you to know rev.pdf

Presentation Handout.pdf


Author(s): Avera eCare
Holiday Edition: Sepsis Update: Core Measures and 2016 Update (Enduring Material)
Air Date: 01-05-18 Specialties: Critical Care, Emergency Medicine, Family Medicine
Credits: Physician (AMA PRA Category 1 ™) (1.00 hours), Non-Physician CME (1.00 hours)

Upon completion of this activity, the learner will gain a better understanding of the new sepsis guidelines and how to apply to your patients and meet CMS guidelines to promote better outcomes.

Things for you to know rev.pdf

Presentation Handout.pdf


Author(s): Avera eCare
Avera Virtual CME Series - Plantar Fasciitis (Enduring Materials)
Air Date: 12-06-17 Credits: Physician (AMA PRA Category 1 ™) (0.50 hours), Non-Physician CME (0.50 hours), General Attendance (0.50 hours)

The AMG vCME Series is specially designed to update Avera providers on key Avera strategies and initiatives that can improve clinical and professional practice.
Avera Virtual CME Series - New Hypertension Guidelines: Why the Change? (Enduring Materials)
Air Date: 01-05-18 Credits: Physician (AMA PRA Category 1 ™) (1.00 hours), Non-Physician CME (1.00 hours)

The AMG vCME Series is specially designed to update Avera providers on key Avera strategies and initiatives that can improve clinical and professional practice.

Things for you to know rev.pdf

New Hypertension Guidelines PPT.pdf


Nurses Role in Pacing a Patient and Synchronized Cardioversion (Enduring Materials)
Air Date: 11-27-17 Specialties: Emergency Medicine, Family Medicine
Credits: Nursing (ANCC) (0.75 hours), General Attendance (0.75 hours)

Upon completion of this educational activity, the learner will understand how to pace and when to pace, including why and when to use synchronized cardioversion and how to achieve success.
Things for you to know rev.pdf
Author(s): Avera eCare
Let's learn about stroke from the FAST Cats (Enduring Material)
Let's learn about stroke from the FAST Cats (Enduring Material) Banner Air Date: 11-21-17 Specialties: Critical Care, Emergency Medicine, Family Medicine
Credits: Nursing (ANCC) (1.00 hours), General Attendance (1.00 hours)

Upon completion of this activity, the learner will be able to define some early components of stroke care, subtle signs and how to perform the NIHSS stroke scale.

Things for you to know

FAST Cats Presentation

NIH stroke scale


Author(s): Avera eCare
Verbal and Physical De-escalation Techniques (Enduring Material)
Verbal and Physical De-escalation Techniques (Enduring Material) Banner Air Date: 11-21-17 Specialties: Critical Care, Emergency Medicine, Family Medicine, Geriatrics, Healthcare Administration , Transplant
Credits: Nursing (ANCC) (1.00 hours), General Attendance (1.00 hours)

The learner will be more comfortable with deescalating the excitable patient in a safe and effective manner.
Things for you to know rev.pdf
Author(s): Avera eCare
Regions Burn Center Presenting Cold Injuries and Burn Injuries: How to Treat and When to Transfer (Enduring Material)
Air Date: 11-21-17 Specialties: Anesthesiology/Pain Management, Critical Care, Emergency Medicine, Family Medicine, Trauma
Credits: Physician (AMA PRA Category 1 ™) (1.50 hours), Nursing (ANCC) (1.50 hours), Non-Physician CME (1.50 hours), General Attendance (1.50 hours)

Upon completion of this activity the learner will be able to describe care of the patient with cold and thermal injuries and interventions to use to treat to provide optimal function for the patient.

Things for you to know rev.pdf

Presentation.pdf

Frostbite Poster.pdf


Author(s): Avera eCare
IHS - Electronic Health Record for MLS Providers (No Credit)
Air Date: 11-10-17 Credits: General Attendance (1.00 hours)
Author(s): Avera eCare
A Non-Opioid, Non-NSAID Analgesic for Perioperative Pain Management (No Credit)
Air Date: 11-08-17 Specialties: Anesthesiology/Pain Management, Critical Care, Emergency Medicine, Family Medicine
Credits: General Attendance (1.25 hours)

Upon completion of this activity, the learner will be able to identify the use of IV Acetaminophen in the acute care setting, including the efficacy and the why it is a pain medication alternative.

 

 


Author(s): Avera eCare
Avera Virtual CME Series - Chronic Liver Diseases Review (Enduring Materials)
Air Date: 11-27-17 Credits: Physician (AMA PRA Category 1 ™) (1.00 hours), Non-Physician CME (1.00 hours)

The AMG vCME Series is specially designed to update Avera providers on key Avera strategies and initiatives that can improve clinical and professional practice.

Things for you to know rev.pdf

Acute and Chronic Liver Diease review.pdf


Improving Colorectal Cancer Screening Rates Through System Change (enduring material)
Air Date: 11-07-17 Credits: Physician (AMA PRA Category 1 ™) (1.00 hours), Nursing (ANCC) (1.00 hours), Non-Physician CME (1.00 hours), General Attendance (1.00 hours)

Avera and American Cancer Society present this specially designed course to look at the implementation of strategies to improve the prevention and early detection of colon cancer and to reduce cancer disparities.

Things for you to know.pdf

80 percent by 2018 Handout.pdf

Colorectal Cancer Facts and Figures-2017-2019.pdf


Welcome to Avera eCare Specialty Clinic: Provider Welcome to eCare (No Credits)
Air Date: 09-13-17 Specialties: Cardiology, Critical Care, Dermatology, Endocrinology, Family Medicine, Hematology, Infectious Disease, Internal Medicine, Obstetrics/Gynecology, Ophthalmology, Orthopaedics, Pediatrics, Pulmonary Medicine
Credits: Non-Physician CME (0.50 hours), General Attendance (0.50 hours)

This educational activity is specifically designed to have the participant understand the providers role in the eCare speciality clinic, overview of Avera's Mission and speciality clinic overview.
Provider Welcome Presentation

 


Author(s): Avera eCare Specialty Clinic
Pow Wow Know How: How understanding will impact healthcare delivery for the Native American and Alaska Native Culture (Enduring Material)
Pow Wow Know How: How understanding will impact healthcare delivery for the Native American and Alaska Native Culture (Enduring Material) Banner Air Date: 09-05-17 Specialties: Critical Care, Emergency Medicine, Family Medicine, Healthcare Administration , Infectious Disease
Credits: Physician (AMA PRA Category 1 ™) (1.00 hours), Nursing (ANCC) (1.00 hours), Non-Physician CME (1.00 hours), General Attendance (1.00 hours)

Upon completion of this educational activity, the learner will understand the significance of the Pow Wow in the Native American culture and how it impacts family lives.

Things for you to know rev.pdf

Pow Wow Know How Handout.pdf


Author(s): Avera eCare
Overview of the American Indian Health: Part 1 and Cultural Considerations in American Indian Health: Part 2
Overview of the American Indian Health:  Part 1 and Cultural Considerations in American Indian Health: Part 2 Banner Air Date: 09-05-17 Specialties: Cardiology, Critical Care, Family Medicine, Geriatrics, Healthcare Administration , Internal Medicine, Neurology, Pediatrics
Credits: Nursing (ANCC) (2.00 hours), Non-Physician CME (2.00 hours), General Attendance (2.00 hours)

Upon completion of this activity, the learner will have a better understanding of the American Indian Health system and how cultural considerations should be included in the development and delivery of the health care model.

Things for you to know rev.pdf

Part 1 Handout.pdf

Part 2 Handout.pdf


Author(s): Avera eCare
Coroner/Medical Examiner Cases (Enduring Material)
Coroner/Medical Examiner Cases (Enduring Material) Banner Air Date: 09-05-17 Specialties: Critical Care, Emergency Medicine, Family Medicine
Credits: Physician (AMA PRA Category 1 ™) (1.00 hours), Nursing (ANCC) (1.00 hours), Non-Physician CME (1.00 hours), General Attendance (1.00 hours)

After completion of this activity, the learner will have a better understanding of the work of the coroner and the types of deaths that need to be reported from medical and legal standpoint.
Things for you to know rev.pdf
Author(s): Avera eCare
Tackling Acute Pain Management in ED, Clinic and Urgent Care Outpatient Setting in Both Pediatric and Adult Patients (Enduring Materials)
Air Date: 08-11-17 Specialties: Emergency Medicine, Family Medicine, Pediatrics
Credits: Physician (AMA PRA Category 1 ™) (1.25 hours), Nursing (ANCC) (1.25 hours), Non-Physician CME (1.25 hours), General Attendance (1.25 hours)

The learner will identify the best pain management regimes to use in acute pain settings for adults and pediatrics in acute pain.

Things for you to know rev.pdf

eER Pain Talk 07.28.17.pdf


Author(s): Avera eCare
AMG Virtual CME Series - Zero Suicide (Enduring Material)
Air Date: 08-25-17 Credits: Physician (AMA PRA Category 1 ™) (1.00 hours), Non-Physician CME (1.00 hours), General Attendance (1.00 hours)

This educational activity is specially designed to update Avera providers on key Avera strategies and initiatives that can improve clinical and professional practice as it relates to pharmacogenomics testing and reporting.
Things for you to know rev1.pdf
Author(s): Avera eCare
Pediatric Early Warning System: Implementing the Tool: Who, What, When and Why (Enduring Material)
Pediatric Early Warning System: Implementing the Tool: Who, What, When and Why (Enduring Material) Banner Air Date: 08-25-17 Specialties: Emergency Medicine, Family Medicine, Pediatrics
Credits: Physician (AMA PRA Category 1 ™) (1.00 hours), Nursing (ANCC) (1.00 hours), Non-Physician CME (1.00 hours), General Attendance (1.00 hours)

Upon completion of this activity, the learner will be able to identify and understand the use of the tool and implement within their practice to improve pediatric care and prevent poor outcomes. It will allow the caregiver to know when to call MD or for family practice provider to understand the tool and when to call for assistance on management of the pediatric patient.

Target Audience: Avera eCare Customers


Things for you to know rev.pdf

PEWS tool in Clinical Practice.pdf

PEWS scorecard.pdf

PEWS card.pdf


Author(s): Avera eCare
Senior Care -Non-pharmacological interventions for behavior management (enduring materials)
Air Date: 08-31-17 Specialties: Healthcare Administration
Credits: Nursing (ANCC) (1.00 hours), General Attendance (1.00 hours)

Upon completion of this activity the learner will have gained a better understanding of the meaning of exhibited behaviors in dementia residents. Learners will have gained skills to change their communication style to better communicate with residents therefore reducing behaviors.

Things for you to know rev.pdf

Non-Pharmacological Interventions for Persons With Dementia (1).pdf


Author(s): Avera eCare
The ABC’s of Diabetic Foot Care (Enduring Materials)
Air Date: 08-10-17 Specialties: Emergency Medicine, Family Medicine
Credits: Physician (AMA PRA Category 1 ™) (1.00 hours), Nursing (ANCC) (1.00 hours), Non-Physician CME (1.00 hours), General Attendance (1.00 hours)

Upon completion of this educational activity, the learner will have a better understanding of diabetic wound care and foot care to prevent or heal wounds.
Things for you to know rev.pdf

The ABCs of Diabetic Foot Care Handout.pdf


Author(s): Avera eCare
No Credit: Examining eConsult: Reviewing the basic functions of the Sony Handycam: How it benefits your patients and your patients eConsult visit! (enduring materials)
Air Date: 07-13-17 Specialties: Family Medicine, Infectious Disease
Credits: Non-Physician CME (1.00 hours)

Be able to identify the key components to use in the exam of the patient to enhance telemedicine. To make appointments more efficient to capture images prior to encounter with consultant via tele health.
eConsult HandyCam Handout.pdf
Author(s): Avera eCare
Management of Anticoagulation and Rapid Reversal in the Emergency Department (Enduring Materials)
Air Date: 04-10-17 Specialties: Critical Care, Emergency Medicine, Family Medicine
Credits: Physician (AMA PRA Category 1 ™) (0.75 hours), Nursing (ANCC) (0.75 hours), Non-Physician CME (0.75 hours), General Attendance (0.75 hours)

The learner will have a better understanding of the use of anticoagulation agents and the reversal agents in the Emergency setting.

Things for you to know rev.pdf

Handout Anticoagulation Reversal ED .pdf


Author(s): Avera eCare
Not Documented Not Done: The Importance of Accurate Documentation (Enduring Material)
Air Date: 07-27-17 Credits: Nursing (ANCC) (1.00 hours), General Attendance (1.00 hours)

The learner will have an understanding of how the nurses charting can help protect the patients and the nurse.
Things for you to know rev.pdf
Author(s): Avera eCare
Disaster Preparedness: When ‘It will never happen here’ happens here!' (Enduring Materials)
Air Date: 07-28-17 Specialties: Critical Care, Emergency Medicine, Family Medicine
Credits: Physician (AMA PRA Category 1 ™) (1.25 hours), Nursing (ANCC) (1.25 hours), Non-Physician CME (1.25 hours)

The learner will be able to discuss Hospital Incident Command System (HICS) and National Incident Management System (NIMS). The course will review how a facility responds to a disaster, how they alert staff to an event and how the facility continues to operate during the event.

Things for you to know rev.pdf

Course Outline.pdf


Author(s): Avera eCare
No Credit: Conscious or Moderate Sedation Didactic Education for Nursing: Fort Yates
Air Date: 07-19-17 Specialties: Critical Care, Emergency Medicine
Credits:

The learner will have a better understanding of components and types of sedation. Pathophysiology key points and procedural key points will also be reviewed.

Target Audience: Only for Fort Yates


**You must have the Fort Yates promo code to take this course.**

Conscious Sedation, Flowsheet, and Medication

Conscious or Moderate Sedation Presentation.pdf


Author(s): Avera eCare
Senior Care Palliative Care 101 (Enduring Materials)
Air Date: 07-14-17 Specialties: Healthcare Administration
Credits: Nursing (ANCC) (1.00 hours), General Attendance (1.00 hours)

Upon completion of this presentation the learner will have a basic understanding of the goals of palliative care medicine and be able to differentiate it from hospice care.

Things for you to know rev.pdf

Senior Care Palliative Care Handout.pdf


Author(s): Avera eCare
Trauma Pitfalls & Case Study Presentations (Enduring Materials)
Air Date: 07-13-17 Specialties: Critical Care, Emergency Medicine, Pediatrics
Credits: Physician (AMA PRA Category 1 ™) (1.50 hours), Nursing (ANCC) (1.50 hours), Non-Physician CME (1.50 hours), General Attendance (1.50 hours)

The learner will updated on the latest and most evidenced based trauma care in the area.

Things for you to know rev.pdf

Trauma Pitfalls Handout.pdf


Author(s): Avera eCare
Being Mortal (EM)
Air Date: 07-24-17 Specialties: Healthcare Administration
Credits: Nursing (ANCC) (1.50 hours), General Attendance (1.50 hours), Social Work (SD Board of Examiners) (1.00 hours), Nursing Facility Adminstrator (SD Board) (1.50 hours)

Upon completion of this activity the learner will be able to describe key ways to improve communication in regard to end of life care; as well as identify common barriers to effective communication.

Things for you to Know.pdf

Watch the video within the Being Mortal online course for an introduction and follow up discussion; however, the actual Being Mortal documentary video that is within the online course is better viewed at: http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/frontline/film/being-mortal.


Author(s): Avera eCare
FOR IHS: How to utilize eEmergency (No Credit)
Air Date: 06-19-17 Credits: Non-Physician CME (1.00 hours)
Author(s): Avera eCare
Alcohol Withdrawal Syndrome: Is it an issue? (Enduring Materials)
Air Date: 06-05-17 Specialties: Critical Care, Emergency Medicine, Family Medicine, Internal Medicine
Credits: Physician (AMA PRA Category 1 ™) (1.00 hours), Nursing (ANCC) (1.00 hours), Non-Physician CME (1.00 hours), General Attendance (1.00 hours)

This presentation is specifically designed to discuss what caregivers need to look for and do with alcohol withdrawal syndrome in the acute care setting.

Things for you to know rev.pdf

Alcohol Withdrawl Syndrome Is It An Issue Presentation.pdf


Author(s): Avera eCare
eLTC Skilled Nursing Documentation (Enduring Material)
Air Date: 06-05-17 Specialties: Healthcare Administration
Credits: Nursing (ANCC) (1.00 hours), General Attendance (1.00 hours)

Upon completion of this activity the learner will have a better understanding of the Medicare guidelines to be followed in daily skilled charting. The learner will also have a better understanding of how MDS documentation will impact reimbursement.

Things for you to know rev1.pdf

Skilled Nursing Coverage and Documentation Presentation.pdf

Skilled Nursing Coverage and Documentation Presentation.pdf

Skilled Nursing Good vs Bad Documentation.pdf

SNF Documentation Guidelines.pdf


Author(s): Avera eCare
Respiratory Care in the LTC Setting (Enduring Material)
Air Date: 06-05-17 Credits: Nursing (ANCC) (1.00 hours), General Attendance (1.00 hours)

Upon completion of this activity the learner will have a basic understanding of the different types of oxygen delivery methods and respiratory medication therapy. The learner will be able to demonstrate the proper way to clean respiratory therapy equipment. The learner will gain an understanding of Obstructive Sleep Apnea and the use of CPAP in its treatment.
Things for you to know rev.pdf
Author(s): Avera eCare
eLTC Pharmacological Interventions for Behavior Issues-Antipsychotics (Enduring Material)
Air Date: 04-03-17 Specialties: Geriatrics, Healthcare Administration
Credits: Nursing (ANCC) (1.00 hours), General Attendance (1.00 hours), Nursing Facility Adminstrator (SD Board) (1.00 hours)

Upon completion of this activity the learner will have a greater understanding of Bi Polar disorder and the medications used to treat this condition. The learner will also be able to recognize the side effects associated with antipsychotic use. Author(s): Avera eCARE
Hospice 101 eLTC (Enduring Material)
Air Date: 05-11-17 Specialties: Healthcare Administration
Credits: Nursing (ANCC) (1.00 hours), General Attendance (1.00 hours)

Upon completion of this activity, learners will be able to gain familiarity with the goals of Hospice through enrollment criteria, appropriate timeliness of a referral as well as the collaborative efforts around Hospice.
Things for you to Know.pdf
Author(s): Avera eCare
Surviving and Thriving in the Crazy World of Nursing! (Enduring Materials)
Air Date: 06-05-17 Specialties: Critical Care, Emergency Medicine, Pediatrics
Credits: Nursing (ANCC) (1.25 hours), General Attendance (1.25 hours)

The learner will be able to walk away feeling refreshed about their role as a nurse at the bedside. This educational activity will reinforce the value of what nurses do and why nurses can take pride in the profession.

Things for you to know rev1.pdf

Surviving and Thriving in the Crazy World of Nursing Presentation.pdf


Author(s): Avera eCare
Endocrine Emergencies (Enduring Material)
Air Date: 04-20-17 Specialties: Critical Care, Emergency Medicine, Family Medicine
Credits: Physician (AMA PRA Category 1 ™) (1.25 hours), Nursing (ANCC) (1.25 hours), Non-Physician CME (1.25 hours), General Attendance (1.25 hours)

Upon completion of this activity, the learner will be able to identify and manage the most frequently seen endocinre emergencies.

Things for you to know rev.pdf

endoemerg2.pdf


Author(s): Avera eCare
Obstetric Emergencies in the ED (Enduring Material)
Air Date: 04-18-17 Specialties: Critical Care, Emergency Medicine, Obstetrics/Gynecology
Credits: Physician (AMA PRA Category 1 ™) (1.00 hours), Nursing (ANCC) (1.00 hours), Non-Physician CME (1.00 hours), General Attendance (1.00 hours)

Upon completion of this activity, the learner will be able to assist the maternal patient in Safe delivery of infant in the ED setting. They will be able to anticipate problems and intervene appropriately.

Things for you to know rev.pdf

final ECARE OB.pdf


Author(s): Avera eCare
Care of the Post-Bariatric Surgery Patient (enduring materials)
Air Date: 08-01-17 Specialties: Surgery
Credits: Physician (AMA PRA Category 1 ™) (1.00 hours), Nursing (ANCC) (1.00 hours), Non-Physician CME (1.00 hours), General Attendance (1.00 hours)

Upon completion of this activity, learners will have a better understanding of how to care for a post bariatric surgery patient.
Things for you to know rev.pdf
Author(s): Avera Bariatric Program
Avera Ethics Conference 2016: Mental Health and Suicide Prevention (Enduring Material)
Air Date: 03-20-17 Credits: Physician (AMA PRA Category 1 ™) (5.00 hours), Nursing (ANCC) (5.00 hours), Non-Physician CME (5.00 hours), Social Work (SD Board of Examiners) (5.00 hours)

This recording of the Avera Ethics Conference provides timely and relevant information about the current state of mental health care in the US, the ongoing stigma of mental illness, emerging treatment modalities, and legislative efforts at both the state and national levels.

Things for you to know rev.pdf


Author(s): Avera Ethics Conference Planning Committee
eLTC Pharmacological Interventions for Behavior Issues-Antidepressants (Enduring Material)
Air Date: 03-09-17 Specialties: Geriatrics, Healthcare Administration
Credits: Nursing (ANCC) (1.00 hours), General Attendance (1.00 hours)

Upon completion of this activity, the learner will be able to discuss the signs and symptoms of depressions as well as state 3 of the categories of psychotropic medications. The learner will also be able to discuss the phases of treatment for antidepressant therapy.
Things for you to know rev.pdf
Author(s): Avera eCare
Adult Sexual Assault and Child Sexual Abuse: The Basics (Enduring Materials)
Air Date: 03-09-17 Specialties: Emergency Medicine, Family Medicine, Pediatrics
Credits: Physician (AMA PRA Category 1 ™) (1.25 hours), Nursing (ANCC) (1.25 hours), Non-Physician CME (1.25 hours), General Attendance (1.25 hours)

Upon completion of this activity, the learner will have a better understanding of examining and treating a patient of sexual abuse.

Things for you to know.pdf

Adult Sexual Assault & Child Sexual Abuse.pdf


Author(s): Avera eCARE
Review of Surviving Sepsis Campaign: 2016 Guidelines for Management of Patients with Sepsis and Septic Shock (Enduring Material)
Air Date: 03-24-17 Specialties: Critical Care, Emergency Medicine, Family Medicine, Geriatrics, Pulmonary Medicine
Credits: Physician (AMA PRA Category 1 ™) (1.00 hours), Nursing (ANCC) (1.00 hours), Non-Physician CME (1.00 hours), General Attendance (1.00 hours)

Upon completion of this educational activity, the learner will be able to define sepsis and early management strategies to improve outcomes, treatments and detection.

Things for you to know rev.pdf

Final SEPSIS 2017 pptx.pdf


Author(s): Avera eCare
Avera CE Portal Instruction
Air Date: 04-17-17 Credits: Non-Physician CME (0.50 hours)

Test texting attendance
welcome packet ce portal 42017.pdf
Author(s): Avera eCare
Disclosures:Instructor: Cindy Pirrung 
High Dose Insulin in Beta Blocker and Calcium Channel Blocker Overdose (Enduring Materials)
Air Date: 06-06-17 Specialties: Cardiology, Critical Care, Emergency Medicine
Credits: Physician (AMA PRA Category 1 ™) (1.00 hours), Nursing (ANCC) (1.00 hours), Non-Physician CME (1.00 hours), General Attendance (1.00 hours)

The learner will be able to describe the ratinal behind high dose insulin in the treatment of beta blocker and calcium channel blocers
Things for you to know rev.pdf
Author(s): Avera eCare
Avera eICU Physician Training Video (NO CREDIT)
Air Date: 03-04-16 Credits: Non-Physician CME (0.15 hours)

The purpose of this video is a brief training tutorial to the operational workings of the Avera eICU for physicians.
The purpose of this video is a brief training tutorial to the operational workings of the Avera eICU for physicians.
Author(s): Avera eCare
Stroke is an EMERGENCY: Rapid Evaluation and Treatment for Patients with Acute Ischemic Stroke (Enduring Materials)
Air Date: 04-17-17 Specialties: Emergency Medicine
Credits: Physician (AMA PRA Category 1 ™) (1.00 hours), Nursing (ANCC) (1.00 hours), Non-Physician CME (1.00 hours)

Upon completion of this educational activity, the learner will increase knowledge of emergency management of the patient with stroke-like symptoms.

Things for you to know rev.pdf

2017 Stroke Webinar Education.pdf


Author(s): Avera eCARE
Communicating on Camera (ENDURING MATERIALS)
Communicating on Camera (ENDURING MATERIALS) Banner Air Date: 10-14-15 Specialties: Critical Care, Emergency Medicine
Credits: Non-Physician CME (1.00 hours), General Attendance (1.00 hours)

Upon completion of this activity the learning will have a broad understand on camera ediquite as this is an importany aspect of eCare.

Target Audience: Avera eCare Customers

Author(s): Avera eCare