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Title: Rapid Recovery of the Total Joint Patient (all-day seminar)
Date: Friday, May 10, 2013    Add to Calendar
Time: 7:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Address: Inova Mount Vernon Hospital
2501 Parker's Lane
Alexandria, VA 22306
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Contact Phone: (855) 694-6682

Rapid Recovery of the Total Joint Patient - The New Reality

Strategies to Improve Total Joint Arthroplasty Outcomes


Annual Live Surgery.  All Day seminar for targeted professionals.  6.5 contact hours will be awarded to participants. This conference is for physical and occupational therapists, nurses, case managers, nurse practitioners and physician assistants working with orthopedic patients.


Friday, May 10, 2013
7:30 - 4:00 p.m.
Cost: $75 - includes lunch
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Inova Mount Vernon Hospital
Engh Conference Center - 2nd floor over Yellow Lobby.
2501 Parker's Lane
Alexandria, VA 22306
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Please park in the Blue Parking area, or use the FREE Valet Parking by the Yellow and Green entrances to the hospital.


Seminar 2013 Faculty

Kevin Fricka, MDKevin Fricka, MD, Orthopedic Surgeon
Inova Joint Replacement Center
Anderson Orthopedic Clinic


Nitin Goyal, MDNitin Goyal, MD, Orthopedic Surgeon
Inova Joint Replacement Center
Anderson Orthopedic Clinic

 
 

Who Should Attend?

This course is targeted toward physical and occupational therapists, nurses, case managers, nurse practitioners and physician assistants working with orthopedic patients. This seminar focuses on advances in post op care for rapid recovery patients. Updates in the field will also be discussed. Participants will be able to:
  • Describe intraoperative process for joint replacements and the postoperative needs for same day discharge.
  • Discuss innovations in implant technology and their impact on surgical outcomes.
  • Describe pain management for rapid discharge
  • Describe the various components of therapy to obtain desired results from surgery and early discharge.

Continuing Education for Therapists

A certificate of attendance for 6.5 contact hours is given upon completion of the full-day program, enabling participants to register their credit with the appropriate licensing boards or organizations.
 

Continuing Education for Nurses

The Inova Learning Network is approved as a provider of continuing education in nursing by the Virginia Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses’ Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. This program has applied for 6 contact hours.

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