Central Ohio Chapter


6797 High St Ste. 119
Worthington, OH, 43085
Phone: (614) 889.6060
Fax: (614) 807-2340
centralohio@ccfa.org


The Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America, Central Ohio Chapter presents Advanced Provider Perspectives: Treatment for Inflammatory Bowel Diseases.

 

This CE activity is targeted to nurse practitioners, physician assistants, registered nurses, and associates involved in the care of IBD patients. The activity features an expert presentation by Amy Donegan, RN, MS, APN and an interactive Q&A session. 

 

At the program, you’ll learn more about:

·         Symptoms and diagnosis of Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis

·         Assessment questions important in triaging the IBD patient

·         Recent advances in the treatment options for IBD

·         Approaches to restarting or changing biologic treatment in the IBD patient

·         Indications for types of surgeries for Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis

·         Barriers to adherence with IBD treatment plans and strategies to promote adherence

 

This free educational activity is designed to meet the educational needs of nurse practitioners, physician assistants, and registered nurses involved in the care of patients with IBD. Registered nurses and physician assistants who complete all requirements will be eligible for 1.5 continuing education contact hours.

 

This activity is jointly provided by the University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Nursing Continuing Nursing Education and the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America. Support for this activity is provided by  educational grants from AbbVie Inc., Janssen Biotech, Inc., administered by Janssen Scientific Affairs, LLC, and Takeda Pharmaceuticals International, Inc., US Region.

Before registering, please review full continuing education information at

www.ccfa.org/advanced-provider-perspectives.html.

Register Here: http://online.ccfa.org/site/Calendar?id=139003&view=Detail

Tuesday, June 30, 2015

6:30 PM - Dinner and Registration

7 PM - Presentation

OhioHealth Westerville Medical Campus, 300 Polaris Parkway, Westerville OH 43082

Full dinner is provided. Program is FREE.

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER!




NOW ACCEPTING 2015 CAMPER AND VOLUNTEER APPLICATIONS!

Michigan Camp Oasis is a co-ed residential summer camp for children with Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis.

Our 2015 session will be held at Camp Copneconic in Fenton, MI from July 12th - 18th

for campers (grades 2-11), Leaders in Training (12th Grade), and volunteers (age 19 & above).

Click here to learn more and to apply to this exciting program!

Applications are now available!

Questions? Please contact Becky Johnson Rescola at (216) 524 - 7700 Ext. 5 / bjohnsonrescola@ccfa.org

 

 

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