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Pulmonary Nodules with cardiothoracic surgeon Dr. Dixon

Pulmonary Nodules with cardiothoracic surgeon Dr. Dixon

COAPP: Most Common Thoracic Surgeon Consults Hosted By: COAPP (Central Oregon Advanced Practice Providers)All local health professionals invited to attend.  Provider Meet & Mingle from 5:30-6 followed by lecture Light Snacks graciously provided by Synergy Health & Wellness  Speaker: Jennifer Dixon, MD, Cardiothoracic Surgery. Dr. Dixon is affiliated with Oregon Health Science University Hospital and St Charles Health System Bend. Presentation date: May 20, 2018CME Credits: 2 Assessed Need: Lung cancer screening has demonstrated decreased risk of death when lung cancer…

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Skill Lab: Suturing Techniques (Beginner to Advanced)

Skill Lab: Suturing Techniques (Beginner to Advanced)

This skill lab is taught by  Mike Watson Territory Account Leader for Ethicon, with the Wound Closure Academy (WCA). The WCA is a hands-on safe and effective Training Course designed to educate accounts, teaching hospitals, residents, RNs, and PAs on the basics of wound healing and science tissue management, basic suturing techniques,  and  advanced  wound  closure  techniques.  Participants  will  have  the  opportunity  to  use  the techniques and devices described during the course in a hands-on lab. Requirements for Participation To ensure…

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Best Case Studies! Round Table Discussion

Best Case Studies! Round Table Discussion

Our last “Best Case Studies” event was a hit. We shared some of our personal cases (with full HIPPA compliance 🙂 that were either confounding or enlightening. The small group size provided a conducive environment for sharing and brain-storming. We are limiting this group to 8 members. Please rsvp to reserve your spot. As COAPP is run purely by volunteer effort and persona donations, we do ask for a 5.00 suggested donation for this meeting to help reimburse host for…

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Happy Hour & Women’s Health: Pelvic Floor Disorders, Jacqueline P Smelser, MPT, 1.5 CME

Happy Hour & Women’s Health: Pelvic Floor Disorders, Jacqueline P Smelser, MPT, 1.5 CME

Women’s Health Physio CME 1.5 Hours on Pelvic Floor Disorders and Current Therapy Interventions Let’s gather for a meet-up dinner & drinks beforehand at Bistro 28 (not included in educational cost):  https://www.bistro28.com/ Jacqueline Smelser, physical therapist with Redbird Physio, will offer COAPP providers and local health professionals full review of the pelvic floor anatomy and physiology and discuss options for treatment and benefits of physical therapy. This will be presented in the yoga/dance studio at the Athletic Club of Bend….

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COAPP One Year Anniversary Spring Fling!

COAPP One Year Anniversary Spring Fling!

Bring the kiddos, doggies, lawn games, blankets, camping chairs! Let’s celebrate COAPP’s One Year Birthday/Anniversary! All are welcome!