Ambulatory Care: Inspirations and Aspirations
Hosted by: Karmanos Cancer Center’s Ambulatory Nurse Practice Committee
- Identify significant sources of inspiration that affect the future of nursing in ambulatory care
- Identify important steps in advance care planning and identify beliefs, values, and barriers that accompany the process
- Describe the key components of pain management in which nurses advocate for their patients.
- Identify strategies for using breath with simple yoga poses to stretch and de-stress the body and the mind.
Date & Location
Saturday, September 7, 2013, 8am to 5pm
Karmanos Cancer Center
4100 John R
Detroit, MI 48201
Registration & Cost
Registration Deadline: September 6, 2013.
Cost: $10 and we accept cash only.
Karmanos employees are asked to submit payment to one of the contacts below prior to the conference. All others, please bring payment to the conference.
Judy McKeith at 313-576-8917 or Catherine Stupnyckyj at 313-576-9048 to register for the conference
Continuing Education Credit
Application for 4 CEs is pending approval.
7:45-8:00am - Breakfast and Check -in
8:00-9:00am - Key Note Address - Becoming More Inspired in Ambulatory Care, Morris Magnan, Ph.D., RN, Clinical Nurse Specialist Ambulatory Care, Karmanos Cancer Center
9:00-10:00am - Advance Directives- More than Just a Form, Kathryn M. Smolinski, JD, MSW, Equal Justice Works Fellow, Wayne State University Law School
Sponsored by Jackson Lewis LLP, Kaye Scholer LLP, & Pfizer Inc.
10:00-10:30am -Break/Poster Session
10:30-11:30am - Nursing’s Role in Patient Advocacy: Celebrating Pain Management Victories, Linda Vanni, RN, MSN, ACNS-BC, NP, Nurse Practitioner, Pain Management, Providence Hospital, West Region
11:30am -12:30pm - Nursing Inspiration through Yoga, Kimberli Boyd, Registered Yoga Teacher, Yoga Alliance Member, Kripalu Yoga Teacher Assoc., Emerald Green Holistic Practitioner
12:30 - 12:45 - Raffle & Evaluations
Fall Conference Planning Committee
Judith McKeith, RN, BSN, CMSRN, Manager Wertz Infusion Center, Karmanos Cancer Center
Karen Baranowski, APRN-BC, Manager Weisberg Infusion Center, Karmanos Cancer Center
Brenda Boyd-Krentler, RN, MSN, Chairperson Ambulatory Nurse Practice Committee, Karmanos Cancer Center
Morris Magnan, PhD, RN, Clinical Nurse Specialist Ambulatory Care, Karmanos Cancer Center