Symposiums

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Patient Experience Workshop
Friday, July 13, 2018 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Stormont Vail Hospital Auditorium, Topeka, KS

Specialties: Emergency, Family Medicine, Hematology/Oncology, Hospitalist, Medical, Hospitalist, Pediatric, Hospitalist, Surgical, Internal Medicine, Pediatrics, Physical Medicine & Rehab, Nursing, Respiratory Therapist, Occupational Health, Social Work, Research, Trauma, Primary Care, Mental Health, Administrative, Critical Care, Rehabilitation, Palliative Care, Psychology

Friday, July 13, 2018 9 am - Noon
Pozez Education Center, Auditorium
Stormont Vail Hospital
Registration is free to all Stormont Vail Health team members.
External registrations: $150
Pre-registration is required. 

The goal of this conference is to inspire and motivate all members of the Stormont Vail Health team to value the opportunity they have to impact the lives of their patients. They must comprehend the science that is involved in identifying with their patient and truly communicating with them. This program will blend a feel good topic and science-based information with a touch of patient perspective. 

       

                      

Another highlight of the conference will be a former patient 
         & the story of her care at Stormont Vail Health. 

Active Assailant in the Healthcare Setting 8.1.18
Wednesday, August 1, 2018 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM The University of Kansas Healthcare System St. Francis Campus, Topeka , KS


Active Assailant in the Healthcare Setting
          More than an Active Shooter

8:30 am - 4 pm
Registration begins at 8 am
Wednesday, August 1, 2018
The University of Kansas Healthcare System
St. Francis Campus
Topeka, Ks
Open to the public, free of charge. (lunch is not provided)



Topics include:
Developing Situational Awareness
Effective Communication Skills to Diffuse Conflict
Surviving an Active Shooter Event
Moral Obligations of Healthcare Workers


FormatLecture, group discussion and interactive exercises with a focus on healthcare facilities.

Seating is limited. Pre-registration required. 


Sponsored by:
Kansas Hospital Association, Kansas Rehabilitation Hospital, Shawnee County Emergency Management, Shawnee County Sheriff's Office, Stormont Vail Health, Topeka Police Department, U.S. Department of Homeland Security & The University of Kansas St. Francis Campus


Topics & times subject to change

2018 Baker University School of Nursing Professional Enrichment Day
Friday, August 10, 2018 8:30 AM - 4:15 PM Stormont Vail Hospital Auditorium, Topeka, KS

Specialties: Nursing

Join us for this professional enrichment day for nurses and nurse educators.

Registration Is Open!

2018 Focus: Population Health

Baker University School of Nursing


Professional Enrichment Day
for Nurses & Nurse Educators

Instituting a Lean Culture: Adapting to an Ever Changing Healthcare Landscape
Friday, August 24, 2018 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM Stormont Vail Hospital, Topeka, KS

Specialties: Family Medicine, Hospital Based Medical Staff, Medical, Hospital Based Medical Staff, Surgical, Nursing, Primary Care, Administrative

Let Us Show You What We've
Accomplished in Our Lean Transformation!

  • Utilizing 3P to Develop the Primary Care - Team Care Model
  • Creating a Value Stream Map to Identify Improvement
    Opportunities in Surgical Services
  • A Fresh Approach to Leadership:
    Using a Lean Management System in an Acute Care Setting
  • Tools for Connecting with and Empowering Physicians in a
    Process Improvement Environment
Stormont Vail Health 2018 Neonatal Symposium
Friday, September 14, 2018 7:30 AM - 4:00 PM Stormont Vail Hospital, Topeka, KS

Specialties: Hospitalist, Ob/Gyn, Hospitalist, Pediatric, Maternal Fetal Medicine, Neonatology, Pediatrics, Respiratory Therapist

       Join us for the 2018 Stormont Vail Health 
            
Neonatal Intensive Care Symposium
                 Friday, September 14, 2018
           Auditorium, Pozez Education Center
                      Stormont Vail Hospital

                  

                                    Presentation topics include:

                                    Lung Development
                   Work Life Balance & Pursuit of Happiness
                             Non-Invasive Ventilation
                         Neonatal Respiratory Distress
                                            a
nd More! 

Annual Life Star of Kansas Symposium
Tuesday, September 18, 2018 7:15 AM - 4:45 PM Prairie Band Casino & Resort, Mayetta, KS


16th Annual Life Star of Kansas Symposium
Tuesday, September 18, 2018
Great Lakes Conference Room
Prairie Band Casino & Resort
Mayetta, Ks
Reigistration Fee: $75.00
Lunch is included





Featured speakers include:

Joshua Granada, NREMT-P, TECC-P            David W. Seastrom, RN, BSN           Louis James Scrattish, MD
Kenneth D. Marshall, MD                               
Timothy S. Redding, NREMT-P         Carolos Tavarez, RN, CTRN,  



*Date, time, location & speakers subject to change. 

Time Critical Diagnosis Updates Coffey Co Hospital 9.21.18
Friday, September 21, 2018 9:30 AM - 2:30 PM Coffey County Hospital, Burlington, KS


Time Critical Diagnosis Updates

Pre-registration is required. 

Topics include:

AMI Pharmacology
Stroke Intervention
Early Trauma Assessment, Management & Transport
Sepsis

Friday, September 21, 2018
9:30 am - 2:30 pm
Registration begins at 9:15 am
Coffey County Hospital
801 N 4th Street
Burlington, Ks  


Lunch provided by:
           Life Star of Kansas
           "Safe, rapid solutions to time, distance and illness"

Diagnosis & Treatment Workshop 2018
Friday, October 5, 2018 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM Pozez Auditorium, Stormont Vail Health, Topeka, KS

Specialties: Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Psychiatry, Nursing, Social Work, Primary Care, Psychology

The Other Side of the Mental Health Coin:

Recognizing & Responding to Anxiety & Depression

Featured Speakers:

Abby Callis, PsyD

Dr. Callis is Director of Utilization Management at Family Service & Guidance Center in Topeka Kansas. She was coordinator for the agency's Anxiety Treatment Program for five years.  She specializes in evidence-based anxiety treatment.  Dr. Callis is active in the Anxiety and Depression Disorders Association of America and an adjunct professor at Washburn University.

Stephen Ilardi, PhD

Dr. Ilardi is an associate professor at the University of Kansas in Lawrence Kansas.  Dr. Ilardi's research focuses on the etiology and treatment of depression.   Over the past decade his clinical research team has worked to develop the Therapeutic Lifestyle Change (TLC) treatment protocol based on several modifiable lifestyle factors (e.g., physical activity, omega-3 intake, light exposure, social connection) with demonstrated antidepressant benefit. 

2018 Stormont Vail Health Medical Imaging Symposium
Saturday, October 6, 2018 7:00 AM - 4:00 PM Stormont Vail Health, Topeka, KS


Save the date!

Details for the symposium are being finalized!

Check back for registration information!

Active Assailant in the Healthcare Setting 10.24.18
Wednesday, October 24, 2018 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM Stormont Vail Health, Topeka, KS


Active Assailant in the Healthcare Setting
          More than an Active Shooter

8:30 am - 4 pm
Registration begins at 8 am
Wednesday, October 24, 2018
Auditorium, Pozez Education Center
Stormont Vail Hosptiatl
Topeka, Ks

Open to the public, free of charge. (lunch is not provided)



Topics include:
Developing Situational Awareness
Effective Communication Skills to Diffuse Conflict
Surviving an Active Shooter Event
Moral Obligations of Healthcare Workers


FormatLecture, group discussion and interactive exercises with a focus on healthcare facilities.

Seating is limited. Pre-registration required. 


Sponsored by:
Kansas Hospital Association, Kansas Rehabilitation Hospital, Shawnee County Emergency Management, Shawnee County Sheriff's Office, Stormont Vail Health, Topeka Police Department, U.S. Department of Homeland Security & The University of Kansas St. Francis Campus


Topics & times subject to change


2018 High Risk OB Symposium
Friday, November 2, 2018 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM Stormont Vail Hospital Auditorium, Topeka, KS


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More Information Coming Soon!

Time Critical Diagnosis Updates Holton Hospital 12.14.18
Friday, December 14, 2018 9:30 AM - 2:30 PM Holton Hospital, Holton, KS


Time Critical Diagnosis Updates

Pre-registration is required. 

Topics include:

AMI Pharmacology
Stroke Intervention
Early Trauma Assessment, Management & Transport
Sepsis

Friday, December 14, 2018
9:30 am - 2:30 pm
Registration begins at 9:15 am
Holton Hospital
1110 Columbine Drive
Holton, Ks  


Lunch provided by:
           Life Star of Kansas
           "Safe, rapid solutions to time, distance and illness"

2019 Behavioral Health Symposium
Friday, January 25, 2019 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM Stormont Vail Hospital, Topeka, KS


Save The Date!

2019 Behavioral Health Symposium

Making the Connection Between Relationships & Health

Friday, January 25, 2019
Pozez Education Center
Stormont Vail Hospital

Featuring Daniel Papero, PhD, LCSW-C, LICSW, from The Bowen Center in Washington, DC

After graduate training in social work at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Dr. Papero entered postgraduate training in family systems theory and psychotherapy at the Georgetown University Family Center. In 1982, Dr. Bowen invited him to join the faculty of the Georgetown University Family Center. He has written numerous articles and book chapters on various aspects of family systems theory and family psychotherapy and, in 1990, published a basic introduction to family systems, Bowen Family Systems Theory. He serves on the editorial board of Family Systems and of the Family Business Client. He currently gives between fifteen and twenty invited presentations yearly to various professional groups across the country on topics related to family systems theory, family psychotherapy, and the functioning of corporations and organizations. In recent years he has consulted increasingly with organizations in both the private and public sectors about the impact of relationships on functioning and about the emotional process of organizations. Dr. Papero maintains his consulting practice in Washington, DC.

Details are being finalized. Registration will open soon.

Shape Shifting: Obesity is a Disease
Friday, February 1, 2019 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM Stormont Vail Hospital, Topeka, KS


                               Save the Date!

            Shape Shifting: Obesity is a Disease
                           

            

Join us to increase your awareness of obesity as a disease. The conference will focus on how to discuss the topic with patients,
starting them on a journey of healthy living and weight loss through diet, exercise, medical measures or surgical interventions.
Additional details are being finalized. Registration will be available soon.