Conference to offer education credits for nurses

| 01/05/2012

images_33.jpg(CNS): Local nurses are being encouraged to sign up for next week’s National Nursing Conference as participants can earn up to twenty continuing education credits, HSA officials said this week. The conference will focus on sharing best practices in nursing, examining the relevance of nursing in healthcare delivery and reaffirming nursing’s value and contribution to healthcare. Topics include contemporary issues such as bullying in the workplace, nursing management and disaster preparedness. There will also be up-to-date clinical information on subjects ranging from pain management to dealing with autism spectrum disorders.

The conference opens on 9 May and is hosted by the Cayman Islands Nurses Association (CINA), but all healthcare professionals are encouraged to attend. Cost is $75 for the entire conference ($50 for CINA members) or $30 per day.

Completed registration forms can be delivered to Barbara Musson at the Cayman Islands Health Services Authority or people can register online at www.caymanactive.com . For more information, email caymannurses@gmail.com or call 244-2617.

 

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