NCCHA Annual Meeting

Now accepting proposals for presentations and posters through June 15, 2018. Click the "More" tab for details.

Date:

Wednesday, November 7, 2018 to Friday, November 9, 2018

Location:

Crowne Plaza AIRE

North Central College Health Association Annual Meeting - Influencing Action & Cultivating Success

Explore new strategies for the implementation of evidence based best practices in student-centered healthcare.

View Preliminary Agenda 

Description

The annual meeting provides an opportunity for those engaged in college health to come together, exchange knowledge across disciplines, and make connections. View preliminary agenda. 

Audience

Anyone interested in student-centered healthcare, including: college health administrators, counselors, psychologists, health educators, medical assistants, nurse practitioners, nurses, pharmacists, physician assistants, physicians, and dietitians are invited to attend.
 

Educational Objectives

Following completion of this activity, learners should be better able to:
  • Identify best practices in college health.
  • Describe the presentation and management of common medical conditions in the college health setting.
  • List presenting symptoms and recommended treatment regimens for common mental health disorders.
  • Develop prevention strategies and programming for health promotion for college campus communities
  • Describe collaborative and/or integrated care models

Presented by

North Central College Health Association

Provided by

University of Minnesota Medical School

Directors

  • Jen Sorenson, PA-C, NCCHA President, Administrative Director, Student Health Service, University of Wisconsin Stevens Point

  • Tara Girard, RN, BSN, Director, Health and Wellness Center, Beloit College

Planning Committee Members

  • Ann Laros, MD, Boynton Health, University of Minnesota
  • Laura Herbst-Johnson, MS, CHES, CPP, Director of Peer Education and Chemical Health, Gustavus Adolphus College
  • Heather Dale, PA-C, Director of Health Services, Gustavus Adolphus College

Accreditation

Joint Accreditation LogoIn support of improving patient care, University of Minnesota, Interprofessional Continuing Education is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Credit Designation Statements

American Medical Association (AMA)

This activity has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Determination of exact number of credits is pending.

American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)

This activity is eligible for ANCC contact hours; the number of hours is pending.

Certified Health Education Specialists (CHES®)

Application for CHES (entry-level) Category I continuing education contact hours (CECH) will be made to the National Commission for Health Education Credentialing, Inc. (NCHEC).

Other Healthcare Professionals

Other healthcare professionals who participate in this CE activity may submit their statement of participation to their appropriate accrediting organizations or state boards for consideration of credit. The participant is responsible for determining whether this activity meets the requirements for acceptable continuing education.

Registration

Early Rate: On or Before October 9, 2018

Full Conference: 
Healthcare Professionals: $295
Resident/Fellow/Student: $75
Presenter: $195

One Day Only:
Healthcare Professionals: $195
Resident/Fellow/Student: $75
Presenter: $125

Regular Rate: On or After October 10, 2018

Full Conference: 
Healthcare Professionals: $345
Resident/Fellow/Student: $75
Presenter: $245

One Day Only:
Healthcare Professionals: $275
Resident/Fellow/Student: $75
Presenter: $185

Printed course materials cannot be guaranteed for onsite/walk-in registrants. Access to online course materials is provided in advance of the activity to registered learners. To ensure you will receive all course materials before the start of the activity, please register in advance.

Requests

Special needs, such as dietary restrictions, lactation rooms, etc., should be indicated in advance; requests cannot always be honored on-site.

How to Register

Cancellation

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Location

Bloomington, MN 55425
Phone: 952-854-9000
 

Overnight Accommodations

A block of single sleeping rooms is available at the discounted rate of $99 per night plus tax. Please make your reservations directly with the hotel by the cut-off date of October 17, 2018. To make your reservation online, click here; to make your reservation over the phone, call 800-227-6963 and ask for the NCCHA Annual Meeting rate, using code: REG. Reservations will be accepted on space and rate availability.

Parking

Complimentary parking is available on-site.

Exhibit

Exhibit opportunities available on Thursday, November 8, 2018.

 

More

You are invited to submit a program proposal for the upcoming NCCHA Annual Meeting.
 
This year's theme is Influencing Action & Cultivating Success. We will explore the implementation and integration of student-centered healthcare through collaboration with all campus departments. Please share your ideas and perspectives for presentations with us via the proposal submission form. Proposals due: June 15, 2018