38th Annual Emergency Medicine for Rural Hospitals Conference

University of Calgary Cumming School of Medicine

January 29, 2022

This course provides updates on clinical topics relevant for physicians, nurses and other health professionals who practice in rural communities. Through a combination of plenary lectures, small group interactive sessions and workshops, participants will review current best practices, guidelines, tools and techniques for investigating and managing emergent patients – from pre-hospital, to the rural emergency department.

At the end of this course, learners will be equipped to:

  • Develop and enhance assessment, investigation and treatment skills for urgent and emergency patients presenting to the emergency department in rural hospitals
  • Identify patients who can be optimally managed in a rural setting and those who require transfer
  • Establish networks and exchange ideas and information with other rural health professionals

Time details: 8:45 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. MST
Location: Virtual

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CME accreditation:
This program has been certified for up to 3 Mainpro+ Group Learning Credits.
This activity is approved by the Alberta College of Paramedics for 12 CE credits.

The AMA advances patient-centered, quality care by advocating for and supporting physician leadership and wellness.