Conversations in Ethics: Ethical Issues Related to Highly Infectious Diseases

Miami, FL US
October 19, 2016

Our awareness of the threat of a highly infectious and pathogenic biological event comes and goes, but the threat is always there. Continuous preparation and awareness are key to helping mitigate the impact of such an event. Please join our Baptist Health experts in conversation to find out what we are doing to prepare for an infectious disease outbreak.

Target Audience

Physicians, Psychologists, Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners, Nurses, Social Workers, Respiratory Therapists, Clinical Chaplains, Pharmacists, Medical Students, Registered Dietitians and other interested healthcare professionals

Learning Objectives

  • Describe first responders’ protocols for rapid management of highly infectious and pathogenic biological threats.
  • Review the ethical guidelines set forth by Baptist Health that address public health emergency situations in which clinical resources become scarce.
  • Articulate an understanding of the real danger of such an event.

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Locations
 Live: Baptist Hospital - Auditorium
 Videoconference: West Kendall Baptist Hospital - Classroom 4&5
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 2.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 2.00 Florida Board of Laboratory Personnel
  • 2.00 Florida Board of Nursing
  • 2.00 Nurse Practitioners
  • 2.00 Florida Board of Occupational Therapy
  • 2.00 Florida Board of Pharmacy
  • 2.00 Florida Board of Psychology
  • 2.00 Florida Board of Respiratory Therapy
  • 2.00 Florida Board of Clinical Social Workers, Marriage and Family Therapists and Mental Health Counselors
  • 2.00 General certificate of attendance
Course opens: 
08/26/2016
Course expires: 
11/04/2016
Event starts: 
10/19/2016 - 6:00pm
Event ends: 
10/19/2016 - 8:00pm
Rating: 
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Baptist Hospital
8900 N. Kendall Dr
Auditorium
Miami, FL 33176
United States

Barbara Russell, R.N., MPH, CIC FACP
Director, Infection Control
Baptist Health South Florida

John E. Braden, M.D.
Medical Director
Baptist Health Dept. of Emergency
Preparedness & Security

Raúl de Velasco, M.D., FACP,
Chairman Baptist Health Bioethics Committee
Baptist Health South Florida

The above speakers have indicated that they do not have any relevant financial relationships to disclose and that his discussion will not include mention of investigational or off-label usage.

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Available Credit

  • 2.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 2.00 Florida Board of Laboratory Personnel
  • 2.00 Florida Board of Nursing
  • 2.00 Nurse Practitioners
  • 2.00 Florida Board of Occupational Therapy
  • 2.00 Florida Board of Pharmacy
  • 2.00 Florida Board of Psychology
  • 2.00 Florida Board of Respiratory Therapy
  • 2.00 Florida Board of Clinical Social Workers, Marriage and Family Therapists and Mental Health Counselors
  • 2.00 General certificate of attendance

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
08/26/2016
Course expires: 
11/04/2016
 
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