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To enhance the knowledge of care providers in the of wound, ostomy and continence with new and innovative ideas to recharge their practice.

Nurses Certified in Wound, Ostomy and/or Continence, Registered Nurses, Advanced Practice RNs, Physicians, Physical Therapists, and other allied health care Professionals, including students in the medical field.

This offering provides 6 contact hours and is related to nursing practice and education content. Individuals do not need to attend the full conference to get credit, credit will be given for sessions attended. Credit will be given for self-reported sessions attended.

Registration: Member Fee: $125 until Sept 16, $150 after

Non-Member Fee: $150

Follow this link to register: http://www.northcentralregion.org/fall-conference/

Hotel Accommodations

Sheraton Bloomington Hotel
5601 West 78th Street, Minneapolis, MN, 55439, United States
Phone: (952) 835-1900

Please use this link to book your room online: https://www.starwoodmeeting.com/events/start.action?id=1601145386&key=17DC3D39

If calling to register, please make sure to tell them you are part of the North Central Region Fall Conference.

http://www.sheratonbloomingtonhotel.com

Our conference planners have blocked 50 rooms for attendees, please don’t wait to get your room!

A region of the Wound Ostomy Continence Nurses Society™

Warning Signs and Symptoms of Heat-Related Illness

Tuesday, July 19, 2016 @ 01:07 PM  posted by jbuytaert

CDC Centers for Disease Control and Prevention:

Muscle cramping might be the first sign of heat-related illness, and may lead to heat exhaustion or stroke. Here is how you can recognize heat exhaustion and heat stroke and what to do: