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Members: Free

Nonmembers: $50 for Series or $20 seperately

Each event is available for 1 Nurse Contact Hour

Each event is available for 1 JCAHPO Group A Credit

Current Trends in Glaucoma Surgery

with Helen Kornmann, MD, PhD
July 14, 2020 4:30pm PT/7:30pm ET

Course Objectives:

1. Describe the general anatomy of the eye, including structures that would be seen on slit lamp examination
2. Recall three basic tests that are part of an eye exam
3. Compare and contrast traditional glaucoma surgeries with newer surgical techniques

Macular Degeneration and Distinguishing Look-Alikes

with Steven M. Reinecke, MD
July 21, 2020 4:30pm PT/7:30pm ET

Education Objectives:

1. Discuss characteristics that point to macular degeneration as opposed to similar appearing conditions
2. Discuss proper technique and safety of treatment for exudative macular degeneration
3. Discuss upcoming treatments available for wet macular degeneration

Fundamentals of Oculoplastic Surgery

with Helen Merritt, MD
July 28, 2020 4:30pm PT/7:30pm ET

Education Objectives:

1. Identify two common eyelid malpositions and how they can affect vision.
2. Name two common causes of tearing and their method of evaluation
3. Identify two common signs of thyroid eye disease and methods of evaluation

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Disclosures

APPROVAL STATEMENT
Nursing contact hours will be provided by the American Society of Ophthalmic Registered Nurses (ASORN).
ASORN IS ACCREDITED AS A PROVIDER OF NURSING CONTINUING PROGESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT BY THE AMERICAN NURSES CREDENTIALING CENTER'S COMMISSION ON ACCREDITATION.

ASORN is provider approved by the California Board of Registered nursing CEP #16717.

Nurses: Each event is available for 1 nurse contact hour
JCAHPO: Each event is available for 1 IJCAHPO Group A Credits

DISCLOSURES
ASORN's accredited status does not imply endorsement by ASORN or the ANCC of any commercial products discussed or displayed in conjunction with this educational activity. All presenters and the Nurse Coordinators will receive an honorarium.
This course is not sponsored by JCAHPO; only reviewed for compliance with JCAHPO standards and criteria and awarded continuing education credit accordingly; therefore, JCAHPO cannot predict the effectiveness of the program or assure its quality in substance and presentation.

SUCCESSFUL COMPLETION
Successful completion is identified as attendance at each session for the designated time. Credit for a course hour will be denied to individuals who miss more than 10 minutes of that hour.
Attendees should submit a completed attendance verification form at the end of the last session for recognition of credits.

COMMERCIAL SUPPORT
partially supported by an unrestricted educational grant from Alcon.

 

 

 


 

 

 

 

 

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