Schedule

Schedule-At-A-Glance

Participants will have the opportunity to earn up to 19.75 contact hours of CNE credit and additional types of continuing education contact hours. Additional session details to be announced. 

Thursday, April 18, 2024

10:00 AM - 7:30 PM

Registration

Mock Trial
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Pre-Forum: Unlocking the Courtroom - A Mock Trial for Legal Nurse Consultants (Registration Add-on)

Speakers: Julie Dickinson MBA, BSN, RN, LNCC, CPHRM and Kathy Ferrell BS, RN, LNCC
Session Type: LNC Practice
Audience: Emerging, Competent, Expert
Many LNCs have a limited understanding of the trial preparation and process. Most LNCs do not have the opportunity to experience a trial prior to...
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12:10 PM - 12:40 PM

Lunch

12:40 PM - 6:00 PM

Pre-Forum: Unlocking the Courtroom - A Mock Trial for Legal Nurse Consultants (Registration Add-on) Continued

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Networking Event (Registration Add-on)

Friday, April 19, 2024

7:00 AM - 5:30 PM

Registration

7:30 AM - 8:00 AM

Continental Breakfast

8:00 AM - 9:15 AM

Opening Remarks & General Session: Systemic Failures - Where are we now?

Speakers: Kayur Patel MD
Session Type: Clinical Issues
Audience: Emerging, Competent, Expert
The healthcare system is not broken but it is dysfunctional. We are providing the minimum basic standard of care to patients with systemic...
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9:15 AM - 10:15 AM

General Session: Artificial Intelligence in Healthcare: An Introduction for the LNC

Speakers: Matthew Keris Esq
Session Type: Clinical Issues
Audience: Emerging, Competent, Expert
With spending on the use of Artificial Intelligence (AI) in healthcare anticipated to skyrocket in the next two years, healthcare professionals...
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10:15 AM - 10:25 AM

Break

10:25 AM - 11:25 AM

General Session: Evaluation and Management of Acute Stroke in the Emergency Department

Speakers: Jacob Kleinman, MD
Session Type: Clinical Issues
Audience: Emerging, Competent
11:25 AM - 12:25 PM

General Session: Mesenteric Ischemia- Anticoagulate, Surgery, or Observation

Speakers: Kedar Lavingia MD, FACS, FSVS and Stephen Cohen MD, MBA
Session Type: Clinical Issues
Audience: Emerging, Competent, Expert
Mesenteric ischemia can lead to loss of small and large bowel if not identified and treated in a timely manner and LNC’s need current,...
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12:25 PM - 1:05 PM

Lunch

1:05 PM - 2:05 PM

General Session: Surviving Sepsis

Speakers: Emma Patterson MD, FACS, FRCSC, FASMBS
Session Type: Clinical Issues
Audience: Emerging, Competent, Expert
Sepsis is a leading cause of hospital deaths and litigation.  LNCs are frequently unaware of recent changes in sepsis nomenclature and...
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2:05 PM - 3:05 PM

General Session: Charles Cullen: Tracing the Path of a Nurse Killer

Speakers: Pat Iyer MSN, RN, LNCC
Session Type: LNC Practice
Audience: Emerging, Competent, Expert
Serial healthcare murders continue to prey on patients and there are cases taking place each year.  LNCs may not recognize the signs that a...
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3:05 PM - 3:15 PM

Break

3:15 PM - 3:40 PM

Awards Ceremony

3:40 PM - 4:40 PM

General Session: Behind the Scenes of the Record-breaking Wrongful Death Medical Malpractice Case in Alabama

Speakers: Barbara Levin BSN, RN, ONC, CMSRN, LNCC and Kenneth Rothfield MD
Session Type: Clinical Issues
Audience: Emerging, Competent, Expert
LNCs may not have a thorough understanding of trail strategy and the LNC role preparing for and during trial. This session will help the LNC gain...
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4:40 PM - 6:00 PM

Getting Involved Roundtable & Networking Session

Saturday, April 20, 2024