Covenant HealthCare Respiratory Care Conference

Thursday, October 21, 2021 • 7:00 am - 3:30 pm
Horizons Conference Center
6200 State Street
Saginaw, MI 48603

Join us for this incredible informative session - free of charge!
You'll have much to gain from our premiere line-up of topics and presenters. Receive six credits toward Continuing Respiratory Care Education (CRCE) approved by the American Association of Respiratory Care.

Registration:
Space is limited to 150 attendees, call 1.866.268.3626 today, to reserve your seat. If at any time you need to cancel your reservation, please call 1.866.268.3626.

Agenda:

  • 7:00 - 7:45 am: Registration and Continental Breakfast
  • 7:45 - 8:00 am: Welcome and Opening Remarks.  Vikas Sharma, Manager of Pulmonary Services, Covenant HealthCare.
  • 8:00 - 8:45 am: Evolution of COVID-19: What We Have Learned So Far - Management of COVID Patients with a Focus on Respiratory Therapy
    Presented by: Jamie Vinson-Hunter, RRT, Sara Nitz, RRT, Ellie VanTol, RRT, Covenant HealthCare.
  • 9:00 - 9:45 am: HEPTO Pulmonary Disorders: A Review of HEPTO Pulmonary Disorders Including Signs, Symptoms, Causes and Treatments
    Presentation Slides
    Presented by: Suneesh Anand, MD, Crital Care Medicine/Pulmonologist, Covenant HealthCare
  • 10:00 - 10:45 am: RT Navigators: Adding Value Throughout the Healthcare System
    Presented by: Garry Kauffman, RRT, FAARC, MPA, FACHE, Kauffman Consulting, LLC
  • 11:00 - 11:45 am: Breathe Easily: Pharmacy Inhaler Review
    Presentation Slides
    Presented by: Rachel Kollmeyer, PharmD, BCACP, Clinical Pharmacist, Covenant HealthCare
  • 11:45 am - 12:45 pm: Lunch provided
  • 12:45 - 1:30 pm: Congenital Anomalies: Causes, Symptoms and Treatments
    Presentation Slides
    Presented by: Gwendolen Sinclair, MD, Pediatric Intensivist, Covenant HealthCare
  • 1:45 - 2:30 pm: Current Evidence and Practical Strategies to Promote Early Mobility Through an Interdisciplinary Approach
    Presentation Slides
    Presented by: Margaret Arnold, PT, CEES, CSPHP, CEO, EarlyMobility.com and Owner, Inspire Outcomes
  • 2:45 - 3:30 pm: To be determined

Contact:
If you have any questions, please contact Vikas Sharma, BS RRT, at 989.583.4004, or by email at vsharma@chs-mi.com.