HaysMed Presents Cancer Symposium 2017
Hays, Kansas (May 19, 2017)— HaysMed, part of The University of Kansas Health System, will present a Cancer Symposium 2017 on Friday, June 16, 2017. The programs are jointly provided by HaysMed, part of The University of Kansas Health System, The University of Kansas Medical Center Continuing Education and Professional Development and the Area Health Education Center – West. The program will be held at HaysMed in the Hadley Conference Rooms.
Registration for the program begins at 8:30 am with Breakfast and Vendor booths. The program runs from 9:00 am – 4:30pm. Topics covered include: Epidemiology of HPV disease in mean an women; recognize how to make a strong vaccine recommendation; use of evidence-based smoking cessation services; use of prescriptions for smoking cessation; increase performance in smoking cessation concordant with the patient-centered medical home measures; appropriate treatment of new drug modalities toxicity; immunotherapy, telemedicine and when to refer on; early detection and treatment guidelines for leukemia; tools to identify individuals at high risk and breast cancer survivors who are good candidates for genetic testing; update on breast cancer prevention and screening guidelines.
Speakers for the program include: Gary C. Doolittle, MD, The University of Kansas Cancer Center; Kevin Ault, MD, FACOG, University of Kansas Hospital; Brandon Cunningham, MD, HaysMed, part of The University of Kansas Health System; Joseph McGurik, DO, The University of Kansas Medical Center; Barbara Pahud, MD, Children’s Mercy Hospital and Clinics; James Meier, PharmD, HaysMed, part of The University of Kansas Health System; Shawn Giess, PharmD, HaysMed, part of The University of Kansas Health System; Jennifer R. Klemp, PhD., MPH, The University of Kansas Medical Center; Edward F. Ellerbeck, MD, The University of Kansas Medical Center.
The program is designed for Physicians, PAs, APRN’s, Registered Nurses, Licensed Practical Nurses, Social Workers, PTS, OTS and other interested Healthcare Professionals.
All participants are required to complete and sign a “verification of attendance” form. After the program, a certificate of completion will be provided to activity participants based on documentation of actual attendance time.
Physician: This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint providership of The University of Kansas Medical Center Office of Continuing Medical Education and HaysMed, part of The University of Kansas Health System. The University of Kansas medical Center Office of Continuing Medical Education is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The KU Medical Center Office of Continuing Medical Education designates this live activity for a maximum of 5.0 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of the participation in this activity.
CNE: Hays Medical Center is approved as a provider of continued nursing education by the Kansas State Board of Nursing. The course offering is approved for 5.5 contact hours applicable for RN, or LPN re-licensure. Kansas State Board of Nursing Approved Provider Number: LT0021-1138.
Paperwork will be provided to submit to KOTA and KPTA for credits.
An application has been submitted to ASRT. Approval is pending.
Ellis County EMS is an approved as a provider of continuing education for Emergency Medical Personnel. The course offering is approved for 6.0 contact hour applicable for all EMS recertification. Approved Provider Number: pp5800.
The fee for the program is $60 for non HaysMed employees, $30 for CAH employees. There is no registration fee for HaysMed, Pawnee Valley Community Hospital and St. Rose Health Center Associates. You can register online: www.haysmed.com/education and click on professional education or registering by calling 785-623-5500. You may pay online with a valid credit card or may choose to be invoiced.
Refund of CE fees: Workshop fees will be refunded if notification of cancellation is made 24-hours prior to the workshop. Cancellation: HMC reserves the right to cancel any workshop that does not meet enrollment quota. All pre-registered attendees; will receive a full refund.