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2018 6th Annual Hospital Medicine Conference

Learning Objectives






6th Annual Hospital Medicine Conference
Friday, April 28th, 2017 | 7:00AM - 4:00PM
‚ÄčThe Grandview, 176 Rinaldi Blvd., Poughkeepsie, NY 12601




Learning Objectives

Following the completion of this conference, attendees should be able to:

1. Recommend non-pharmaceutical/alternative methods to treat pain 

2. Improve the recognition of PE and selection of appropriate response for the most optimal outcome

3. Identify and prioritize reduction and prevention of C. Diff infection.

4. Identify and prioritize potential treatments of C. Diff, including the use of Fecal Transplant.

5. know how to determine a six month prognosis

6. consider options for General Inpatient Hospice for a hospitalized patient

7. manage septic shock patients with hypotension that are poorly responsive to fluid replacement and vasopressors

8. know the appropriate patient for referral for bariatric surgery

9. know when to consult a Rheumatologist on inpatients with comorbid conditions

know the medical indications for catheter use


VBMC Nurses must also submit RTA







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