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Advanced Burn Life Support Provider Course

Wound Symposium and Burn Conference

Orthopaedics - It's not just broken bones

Emergency Responders Continuing Education

Calendar and Ongoing Classes


Advanced Burn Life Support Provider Course

Wednesday, August 13, 2014
7:15 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Saint Elizabeth Regional Medical Center

Target Audience
Physicians, nurses, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, therapists and paramedics

The course provides guidelines in the assessment and management of the burn patient during the first 24 hours post injury. Following a series of lectures, case studies are presented for group discussions. You will be given the opportunity to work with a simulated burn patient to reinforce the assessment, stabilization and the American Burn Association transfer criteria to a Burn Center. Final testing consists of a written exam and a practical assessment return demonstration.

Physicians - $350
Mid-levels & Residents - $225
Other health professionals - $225
(Includes tuition, manual, study guide,test and continuing education credits.)

Online or call 402-219-7000

More information
Call Esther Rathjen at 402-219-7768 or email
or Crystal Berner at


Wound Symposium and Burn Conference

Wound Symposium
Thursday, September 11
8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Burn Conference
Friday, September 12
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Embassy Suites
Lincoln, Nebraska

Target Audience

RNs and LPNs working in Clinics, Long-Term Care, Home Health and Hospitals.


The purpose of Wound Care Boot Camp is to ensure RNs, LPNs, and Advanced Practice Nurses receive knowledge and skills related to the most recent advancements and knowledge in wound care to effectively care for patients with chronic non-healing wounds.




Both Wound Symposium
and Burn Conference

CHI employee


Non-CHI employee


Registration deadline: Tuesday, September 2
Register online

More information

Call 402-219-7000
Download brochure


Orthopaedics - It's Not Just Broken Bones

Monday, September 15, 2014
7:30 a.m. - 4 p.m., Registration begins at 6:45 a.m.
Saint Elizabeth Regional Medical Center • Rose/Franciscan Room

Target Audience
Nurses, Advanced Practice Nurses, Physical Therapists, Occupational Therapists

This program is designed to educate health care providers on various issues that impact the care delivered to the orthopaedic population. Emphasis will be on operative shoulder repairs, knee arthroscopy, and extremity flaps and grafts. This program will also address the challenges of fibromyalgia, venous thromboembolism prevention and bundled payments in caring for the orthopaedic patient.

Registration Cost


Before 8/29/14

After 8/29/14

Online Registration

CHI employee

$50 $60 Click here

Non-CHI employee

$70 $80 Click here

Video conference participants 

$50 $60 Click here

If you have questions or prefer to register by phone, please call 402-219-7000.

More Information
Download brochure


Continuing Education for Emergency Medical Services
We offer free, continuing education classes to emergency responders. The classes are held in the lower level of Saint Elizabeth at 555 South 70th Street. Attendees will receive two hours of state-approved EMS credits.

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