Hospital Medicine for NPs & PAs 2018 - General Session

San Diego, CA US
June 20, 2018 to June 23, 2018

Course Directors: Andrew J. Herber, P.A.-C., James S. Newman, M.D., S. Ahsan Rizvi, M.D., Holly A. Schenzel, APRN, D.N.P., C.N.P.

Hospital care models are transforming, and nurse practitioners and physician assistants play vital roles in the care delivery of hospitalized patients. Hospital Medicine for NPs & PAs fills your CME needs. This conference emphasizes clinical management of hospitalized patients in an interactive, case-based format with evidence-based lectures by experts in treatment pathways from admission to discharge. 

 Course Highlights 

  • 25.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits
  • 10.5 Hours designated pharmacology content
  • Pharmacology Workshop
  • Critical Care Breakout
  • Contemporary guideline-based best practices
  • Clinical care pathways
  • Diagnostic and treatment algorithms
  • Common clinical dilemmas
  • Practicing health care provider faculty

Target Audience

This conference is applicable to internists, hospitalists, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, advanced practice nurses, registered nurses and allied health from novice to experienced.

Learning Objectives

Upon conclusion of this program, participants should be able to:

  • Identify current  evidence based practice recommendations in specialties such as cardiology, infectious disease, nephrology, gastroenterology, and hospital medicine.
  • Describe when and how to initiate appropriate and timely consultation with specialty services.
  • Describe new recommendations for managing patients with valvular disease.

Attendance at this Mayo Clinic course does not indicate nor guarantee competence or proficiency in the performance of any procedures which may be discussed or taught in this course.

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 19.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 19.50 ANCC
  • 19.50 Attendance
Event starts: 
06/20/2018 - 7:00am
Event ends: 
06/23/2018 - 5:00pm
Hyatt Regency Mission Bay Spa & Marina
1441 Quivira Road
San Diego, CA 92109
United States

Click here to reserve your room at the Hyatt Regency Mission Bay Spa & Marina before Tuesday, May 28, 2018, in order to receive a discounted rate (limited number available). Please identify yourself as a participant of the Mayo Clinic NPPA course when making your reservation.

Hotel Features:

  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
  • $10 discounted Resort Fee that includes premium guestroom internet, 24 hour StayFit Gym™, local/800 calls, in-room bottled water (2 per day), 2 hour complimentary bike rentals, value booklet with savings around the property, a bottomless kids-cup, and business center access with free printing, fax, & copies.
  • Group rate will be made available three (3) days pre and post Official Event Dates, based on hotel availability
  • Twenty-five dollar ($25) discounted self-parking per vehicle   (Valet, Self-Parking and Rental Car Options)     
  • Balconies with Views of Pacific Ocean, Mission Bay or Gardens
  • Red Marlin Restaurant Bar and Terrace
  • SWIM Lounge and Pool Bar with Multiple Bay Views and a Five-Foot 360-Degree Aquarium  
  • Market Mission Bay in the Mission Bay Boardwalk
  • Eco-friendly Blue Marble Spa
  • Water Playground with Multiple Pools and Water Slides
  • 181-Slip Private Marinas
  • Kayaks / Jet Skis / Sport Fishing / Sailboats / Whale Tours


A variety of San Diego transportation options are available to meet your needs at Hyatt Regency Mission Bay Spa & Marina. The San Diego Trolley, San Diego Transit system, and San Diego taxi services are easily accessible from our Mission Bay hotel. We also offer San Diego rental cars.

To and From San Diego International Airport:

  • Yellow Cab - A flat-rate card can be obtained from the Valet Desk.  $24 direct ride to the airport only. Taxis are always readily available in front of the hotel.
  • Town Car - Hotel Concierge is happy to arrange. Prices range from $50 to $100 an hour.
  • SuperShuttle - Arrivals: Reservations are not required but the current rate is $12 per passenger, each way, on a shared ride shuttle.  Click here for more information.

Mayo Faculty 
Ana I. Casanegra, M.D.
Nathan J. Dahl, Pharm.D., R.Ph.
Daniel A. Diedrich, M.D.
Andrew J. Herber, P.A.-C.
Deanne T. Kashiwagi, M.D.
Bryce M. Kayhart, Pharm.D., R.Ph.
Mira T. Keddis, M.D.
A.Scott Keller, M.D.
James P. Klaas, M.D.
Vicki A. Loeslie, DNP, APRN, CNP
Sunil V. Mankad, M.D.
Amanda J. McCambridge, M.D.
Robert J. Morgan, III, M.D., Ph.D.
Elizabeth D. Nelson, APRN, C.N.P.
James S. Newman, M.D., M.S.
Sameer A. Parikh, M.B.B.S.
John G. Park, M.D.
Joseph T. Poterucha, D.O.
S. Ahsan Rizvi, M.D.
Priya Sampathkumar, M.D.
Holly A. Schenzel, APRN, D.N.P., C.N.P.
Pritish K. Tosh, M.D.

Guest Faculty 
Joel C. Diamont, M.D.
Zachary Hartsell, P.A.-C.


Accreditation Statement:

In support of improving patient care, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.


Credit Statement:

Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this live activity for a maximum of 18.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Other Health Care Professionals
A certificate of attendance will be provided to other health care professionals for requesting credits in accordance with state nursing boards, specialty societies, or other professional associations.

For disclosure information regarding Mayo Clinic School of Continuous Professional Development accreditation review committee member(s), please go here

Available Credit

  • 19.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 19.50 ANCC
  • 19.50 Attendance


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