Print Page   |   Sign In
OCCNS Fall 2017 Meeting
Tell a Friend About This EventTell a Friend

OCCNS Meeting, Monday, Oct. 30, 2017, 5 to 6:30 p.m.

When: Monday, Oct. 30, 2017
5:00-6:30 p.m.
Where: Portland VA Medical Center
Building 100, 3rd Floor, Room 3D 111
United States
Contact: Amy Ferguson
503-293-0011 ext 1306

« Go to Upcoming Event List  


Antimicrobial Stewardship: The CNS as Stakeholder

The program will provide updates on the following initiatives that affect CNS Practice; pharmacology and antimicrobial stewardship.

By the end of the presentation, the CNS attendees will be able to:

  1. Summarize the goals of antimicrobial stewardship
  2. Explain the unique role nurses play in healthcare that enhance antimicrobial stewardship
  3. Identify and assess examples of opportunities for nurses in antimicrobial stewardship
  4. List two special considerations related to antibiotic therapy

Presentation by:

  • Dominic Chan, PharmD, BCPS AQ-ID, Co-Director & Clinical Coordinator, Antimicrobial Stewardship – Legacy Health
  • Polly Hansen, MN, RN, CNS, CCNS, CCRN, PCCN, Critical Care Clinical Nurse Specialist – Legacy Health

Who Can Attend?

Any CNS or CNS graduate nursing student in Oregon recognized by the Oregon State Board of Nursing is welcome to attend.

Details and Documents

Location Information

The meeting will be held in two locations with remote conference connection. The two locations are:

  • Portland VA Medical Center
    Building 100, 3rd Floor, Room 3D111
    Portland, OR

  • Smullin Health Education Center, Room 106
    550 Medical Center Dr.
    Medford, OR 97504

Call-In Information

Teleconference from anywhere:
  • Dial 1-800-767-1750
  • Access code 11288#

Continuing Nursing Education Contact Hours

Learners can earn up to 1.0 continuing nursing education contact hours hour (including 1.0 pharmacology contact hour).

Oregon Nurses Association is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Requirements for Successful Completion of this CNE Activity

In order to obtain a Certificate of Successful Completion for this activity, the learner must complete the following criteria:

  • Sign the Attendance Form upon arrival to the meeting
  • Attend the presentation portion of the meeting
  • Complete and submit the online evaluation form by Nov. 30, 2017

Any participant who has NOT claimed their contact hours by Nov. 30, 2017 will NOT receive a Certificate of Successful Completion.

Conflict of Interest for Planners & Presenter

The planners of this CNE activity declare no conflicts of interest in the development and implementation of this educational activity.

This presenter declares no conflict of interest. As faculty/presenter for this activity, the presenters attest that they will provide the best available evidence for this content and present information fairly and without bias.

Privacy Policy

Oregon Nurses Association
18765 SW Boones Ferry Rd. Suite 200, Tualatin, OR 97062
(503) 293-0011 or 800-634-3552 (Oregon Only)