Iowa State Council Emergency Nurses Association

2018 Iowa ENA Conference

Unity Point Medical Center / Blank Children's Hospital - Dr. Virginia Thompson Auditorium in the Education and Research Center
1200 Pleasant Street
Des Moines, IA 50309

Tuesday, April 10, 2018 at 7:30am CT - 4:00pm CT
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1200 Pleasant Street, Des Moines, IA 50309


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Conference Objectives:

  1. Discuss Iowa’s new law about the use of medical marijuana.
  2. Identify the pharmacodynamics of medical marijuana.
  3. Describe the process for selecting an evidence-based practice model that is aligned with your department/organizations operational goals.
  4. Describe the three phases and 18 steps involved with the Johns Hopkins Model for conducting an evidence based practice project.
  5. Describe pharmacogenetics testing.
  6. Apply integration of pharmacogenetics information into clinical practice
  7. Identify and self-assess for compassion fatigue and burnout.
  8. Learn how to create a self-care plan and sustain it. 
  9. Discuss trafficking guidelines for the evaluation and treatment of survivors of trafficking.
  10. Describe ways in which health care providers can identify and assist victims and survivors. Identify survivors of trafficking.
  11. Review ethical principles that can be utilized to guide decision-making in medical ethics
  12. Explore the alternative decisions illustrated in each case study and evaluate their ethical implications

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