Live Webinar: The Importance of the Rectal Exam; View from the Bottom
Live Webinar: The Importance of the Rectal Exam; View from the Bottom

Date: July 11, 2019 
Time:
 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Central Standard Time  
Presented by: Stephen Cohen, MD, MBA, FACS, FASCRS
Price: Members $25/Non-Members $60 

Target Audience: RNs, Legal Nurse Consultants, and Legal Professionals

Description: At the conclusion of the webinar, participants will understand the evidence-based guidelines and indications for performing a rectal exam, and the standards of care for assessment, diagnosis, and current treatments for diseases of the anal region using patient history, imaging findings, colonoscopy, evidenced based testing and drug therapies.  The LNCs will be able to identify injuries and legal implications for delay in diagnosis or misinterpretation of findings in hemorrhoids, anal fistula, and rectal abscess.                                                        

Continuing Education: This continuing nursing education activity was approved by the American Association of Legal Nurse Consultants, an accredited provider by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Contact hours: 1.0

Successful Completion:

  • View webinar
  • Complete on-line evaluation

Conflict of Interest: The planners and faculty for this activity report no conflict of interest with the development and presentation of this course.