2010 Nursing Symposium

2010 Planning Panel

Linda Laskowski-Jones, RN, MS, ACNS-BC, CCRN, CEN
Vice President
Emergency, Trauma, & Aeromedical Services
Christiana Care Health System, Christiana Hospital
Newark, DE
Financial Disclosure/Conflict of Interest: None

Mary M Bailey, RN, BSN, CEN
Clinical Educator
Albert Einstein Medical Center
Philadelphia, PA
Financial Disclosure/Conflict of Interest: None

Cynthia Blank-Reid, RN, CEN, MSN
Trauma Clinical Nurse Specialist
Temple University Hospital
Philadelphia, PA
Financial Disclosure/Conflict of Interest: None

Cheryl Dumont, RN, PhD
Director, Nursing Research/Vascular Access Team
Winchester Medical Center
Winchester, VA
Financial Disclosure/Conflict of Interest: None

Julie Miller, RN, BSN, CCRN
President, Founder, Paws to Learn
Whitehouse, TX
Staff Development Educator
Trinity Mother Frances Hospitals and Clinics
Tyler, TX
Financial Disclosure/Conflict of Interest: None

Denise Hayes, RN, CRNP, MSN
Senior Clinical Editor, Nursing2010
Wolters Kluwer Health/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Ambler, PA
Financial Disclosure/Conflict of Interest: None

Karen Innocent, MS, CMSRN, APRN, BC, CRNP
Director of Continuing Education & Conferences
Wolters Kluwer Health/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Ambler, PA
Financial Disclosure/Conflict of Interest: Yes; Spouse is employee of Merck

Janet S. Thomas, MS, RN-BC
Continuing Education Manager
Wolters Kluwer Health/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Ambler, PA
Financial Disclosure/Conflict of Interest: None

In accordance with the ANCC Standards for Commercial Support, all potential conflicts of interest have been resolved through a peer-review process.

2010 Continuing Education Information

Purpose
To offer practicing nurses an educational activity that enhances the cognitive and practical skills necessary to maintain proficiency in nursing practice and to improve the quality of patient care.

Objectives
After attending the Nursing2010 Symposium, you should be able to:

  • Identify the newest therapies and guidelines for managing wounds, pain, asthma, diabetes mellitus, cardiovascular disease, IV therapy, and more.
  • Identify your own position, role, and plan of action during ethical, legal, or interpersonal conflicts in the workplace.
  • Demonstrate skills learned at workshops and discussions that will help enhance your clinical competency and decision-making ability.

Accreditation Statement
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW), publisher of Nursing2010, will award a maximum of 26 contact hours for this continuing nursing education activity.

Lippincott Williams & Wilkins is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Centerís Commission on Accreditation.

This activity is also provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 11749 for 26 contact hours. LWW is also an approved provider by the District of Columbia and Florida #FBN2454. Your certificate is valid in all states.

The ANCC's accreditation status of Lippincott Williams & Wilkins Department of Continuing Education refers only to its continuing nursing educational activities only and does not imply Commission on Accreditation approval or endorsement of any commercial product

I have read the guidelines outlined.