Clinical Education Opportunities

​​​​​​​​​​​Harborview Medical Center offers a number of clinical educational opportunities for health-care professionals. For more information on our 2014 classes, download our education brochure or call 206.744.6396. CEUs listed are estimates only. ​

Registration

To register please complete entire form and mail or fax with payment to:
Clinical Education Dept., Harborview Medical Center
325 Ninth Ave, Box 359733
Seattle WA, 98104-2499

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Contact us

Phone: 206.744.6396
E-mail: cereg@uw.edu
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Fax: 206.744.2043

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Methods of Payment

Credit card (VISA, MasterCard, AMEX)
UW Budget Number (For UW employees)
Check (payable to Harborview Medical Center Clinical Education)


Refund Policy

We will refund in full if requested before three days before the event date. We will not offer refunds after events.


2015 Class Schedule

Advanced ICU Day - $350 / $175 – 17 CEUs

This is a very popular one-day course targeting experienced critical care RNs, presented by critical care physicians, nurses and pharmacists. Content includes advanced pathophysiology, current and developing research and state-of-the-art practice in critical care.

  • April 24 (7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.)

Cardiology Core $350 both days or $175 per day – 7 CEUs per day

A two-day course focused on the care of patients with cardiac disease. General sessions include the latest in ACS, CHF, trends in resuscitation and more. Break-out sessions include a variety of critical care and acute care topics such as IABP, pacemakers, post-cath care, and 12-Lead EKG interpretation.

  • March 23 & 24 (7:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.)

Infection Control Core $175 – 7 CEUs

Every year 1.7 million infections occur in hospitals across the US, resulting in an estimated 99,000 deaths due to hospital acquired infections. Infection Control is a VITAL part of PATIENT SAFETY! This one-day course includes a potpourri of topics ranging from basic microbiology review to health care worker interventions needed to keep our patients safe.

  • May 8 (7:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.)

Neuro Core Lite - $175 - 7 CEUs

This one-day course is an overview of basic neurologic concepts for nurses working on non-neuroscience patient care areas. Concepts include: anatomy and physiology, neurologic assessment, basic pathophysiology and management of traumatic brain injury, stroke, and spinal cord injury.

  • February 25 (7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.)

Neuro Core - $525 - 24 CEUs

A three-day course on neuroanatomy, neurological assessment, pathophysiology, and management of common neurological and neurosurgical patient problems. An excellent course for those new to neuroscience patient care or further developing basic skills.

  • February 3, 5, 13 (7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.)

Neuro Core Lite - $175 - 7 CEUs

This one-day course is an overview of basic neurologic concepts for nurses working on non-neuroscience patient care areas. Concepts include: anatomy and physiology, neurologic assessment, basic pathophysiology and management of traumatic brain injury, stroke, and spinal cord injury.

  • February 25 (7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.)

Neurocritical Care Day - $175 - 7 CEUs

This one day educational offering focuses on current topics in the management of the critically ill neuroscience patient. Topics will be of interest to both critical and acute care neuroscience nurses as well as other critical care nurses who care for patients with neurological injury and illness. Presentations will include practical anatomy and physiology and clinical correlation, temperature management in the critically ill neuroscience patient, and cranial imaging.

  • January 23 (7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.)

Ortho Core - $175 - 7 CEUs

This one-day course will include presentations by an interdisciplinary team of orthopedic healthcare experts including surgeons, anesthesiologists, and practitioners specializing in perioperative pain management.  We will examine Perianesthesia Enhanced Recovery after Major Spine Surgery (PERMS) as a process for improving pre and post-operative patient care outcomes.  This course will explore pain management practices in the orthopedic/poly-trauma patient populations, including multimodal and non-pharmacologic therapies. Incorporating interactive case study review and hands on skill assessment the goal of this course is to reinforce acquired knowledge, promote innovative ideas, and provide evidenced based support for the bedside healthcare clinician

  • February 27 (7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.)

Psychiatry Core for Medical Surgical Nursing - $175 - 7 CEUs

Psych Core is developed for Acute Care and ICU nurses. Course content inclu​des: common psychiatric diagnoses, substance use disorders, behavior management strategies, medications, legal implications, brief bedside interventions, and care plan development.

  • March 10 (7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.)

Recognizing and Responding to Urgent Patient Changes in the Acute Care Setting - $175 - 7 CEUs

This one-day course will include care of the patient presenting with acute changes in neuro status, chest pain, sepsis, bleeding emergencies, respiratory distress, DKA, and hypoglycemic emergencies. This course includes hands on skills stations and simulation to assist you in caring for the client presenting with deterioration in the acute care setting.

  • April 28 (7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.)

Targeted Temperature Management - $100 - 7 CEUs

A 4-hour class focusing on latest research findings on TTM, ICU care and shiver management

  • April 9 (8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m..)

External Curricula Courses

The following courses are taught using curricula developed by either the Emergency Nurses Association or the Society of Trauma Nurses. Text, included in fee, is sent 2-3 weeks prior to class. CEUs are as determined by the appropriate organization.


Emergency Nurses Association Course

ENPC (Trauma Nursing Core Curriculum) - $350

Accurate assessment of a child with an acute illness or injury requires special knowledge and skills. ENPC gives nurses the tools to provide expert care for patients from birth to adolescence. This course combines interactive learning with scenario-based assessments to give nurses a comprehensive learning experience.

  • February 19 & 20 (8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.)
  • May 12 & 13 (8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.)

TNCC (Trauma Nursing Core Curriculum) - $350

A two-day course meeting WA state trauma designation education requirements. Focus is on initial assessment and stabilization of trauma patients of all ages with multi-system injuries.

  • January 15 & 16 (7:15 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.)
  • April 21 & 22 (7:15 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.)

Society of Trauma Nurses Courses

ATCN (Advanced Trauma Care for Nurses) - $325

A two-day course taught concurrently with ATLS and was developed to teach established standards of trauma care and practical, life-saving skills. The course is designed for the experienced nurse working in the ED, ICU, surgical department and/or pre-hospital setting who wishes to increase knowledge and practice skills.

  • November 7 & 8 (7:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.)