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Event Details:

Date: June 20-21, 2014

Time: 8:30am-4:00pm

Location:

Pacific University, Hillsboro Campus  
222 SE 8th Avenue  
Hillsboro, OR 97123
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Target Audience:

Respiratory Therapists, Care Managers, and Health Educators

 

COPD - ProgramThe COPD Educator Institute is a two day course for healthcare professionals to learn best practices in COPD management and patient care. The aim of the course is to reduce hospital readmissions and improve patient outcomes, with specific attention given to COPD self-management, smoking cessation, pulmonary rehabilitation, medication guidelines and patient adherence, and patient education resources.

 Course Benefits:

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  • Learn how to provide guidelines-based care to COPD patients
  • Acquire the skills necessary to be an effective COPD Educator
  • Participate in a hands-on skill building session to learn and teach correct techniques for using medications and devices to manage COPD such as inhalers, spacers, peak flow meters, mucus clearance devices, and patient relaxation techniques
  • Interact with experts and peers involved in COPD education
  • Learn about outstanding COPD resources and program
  • Earn Continuing Education Units  

Registration Information:

Registration includes continental breakfast and lunch. Please note that overnight accommodations are not included.


Early Bird Registration:
$200
          Register April 29, 2014 to receive the early bird special.

General Registration Fee: $225
          Starts April 30, 2014

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This is an inaugural training, and limited to only 50 participants.

For more information contact,Tiffany Belser at 503-718-6141 or tbelser@lungoregon.org