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UW Medicine EMS & Trauma Conference 2018

September 17, 2018 - September 18, 2018

The course is sponsored annually by Harborview Medical Center and Airlift Northwest. Harborview is the designated Level I trauma center for Washington State as well as the trauma and burn referral center for Washington, Alaska, Montana, and Idaho (WAMI).

This two-day multi-disciplinary conference highlights current issues in trauma care throughout the continuum: pre-hospital, emergency, critical care, acute care, and rehabilitation. Nationally recognized speakers and local experts in trauma care will present topics pertinent to nurses, physicians, paramedics, social workers, program managers, and other healthcare providers.

Course Objectives

  • Identify critical concerns in the continuum of care for adult and pediatric trauma patients and describe situations where triage to higher levels of care may be indicated.
  • Discuss new modalities and cutting-edge advances in trauma care in both pre-hospital and hospital environments.
  • Identify recent evidence to answer questions of trauma care previously only practiced by tradition.
  • State the principles of effective patient triage and patient tracking during response to a mass-casualty incident.

Audience

The conference is recommended for all healthcare and pre-hospital providers

Registration Rates

Physicians: $430 both days, $290 single day
Allied health professionals: $390 both days, $240 single day

Download a PDF of the conference brochure.

Details

Start:
September 17, 2018
End:
September 18, 2018
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Website:
https://www.uwmedicine.org/referrals/trauma-conference

Venue

DoubleTree Hotel Seattle Airport
18740 International Blvd
Seattle, WA 98188 United States
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Phone:
206.744.6396
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