TB Nurse Case Management – Duluth, MN 2017

Duluth, MN US
July 25, 2017

Course Directors: Stacey Rizza, M.D., Zelalem Temesgen, M.D., John Wilson, M.D.

This course is a one day educational activity designed for nurses involved in the management of patients with TB, supervise those who provide care for TB patients, or are TB control staff.  The course will focus on the basics of TB diagnosis, treatment of latent TB infection and treatment of TB disease and the role of public health nurses in TB case management as well as cultural competence.

Jointly provided by Mayo Clinic School of Continuous Professional Development and Mayo Continuing Nursing Education.

This course is planned in collaboration with the Minnesota Department of Public Health.

For additional information visit: Mayo Clinic Center for Tuberculosis

Registration Fee: $25.00

Target Audience

This course is designed for Public Health RNs and Public Health Professionals.

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Learning Objectives

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

  • Identify recommendations for the diagnosis and treatment of TB.
  • Identify appropriate TB, HIV and Hepatitis C infection control measures along the continuum of care to prevent transmission and future cases.
  • Describe approaches for managing adverse drug effects of medications to minimize toxicity and ensure completion of therapy.
  • Identify how primary care providers and community agencies can collaborate to prevent missed opportunities in the diagnosis and treatment of TB.
  • Describe the role of the Public Health nurse in the diagnosis and treatment of TB.
  • Identify the fundamentals of nursing case management

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: 
  • 7.07 ANCC
Event starts: 
07/25/2017 - 7:45am
Event ends: 
07/25/2017 - 4:30pm
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Environmental Protection Agency Lab
6201 Congdon Blvd.
Duluth, MN 55804
United States

Jointly provided by Mayo Clinic School of Continuous Professional Development and Mayo Continuing Nursing Education.

Participants can earn up to 7.07 ANCC nursing contact hours commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Mayo Continuing Nursing Education is accredited with distinction as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Available Credit

  • 7.07 ANCC

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Request for cancellations must be submitted in writing to cme@mayo.edu.  When cancelling a registration for a course 14 days or more before the course start date, a full refund (minus a $75 administrative fee) will be issued in the same form of payment the registration was received. No refunds are granted less than 14 days before the course start date.

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