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Managing Students with Seizures Training 10/10/08

Training for school nurses in Loveland

McKee Conference Center, 2000 Boise Ave, Loveland, CO 80538
Sep 17, 2008
11:36am

Contact: Marcee Peterson, Program Manager
                Epilepsy Foundation of Colorado
                marcee@epilepsycolorado.org
                303.377.9774

The Epilepsy Foundation of Colorado will be holding a school nurse training on October 10, 2008 in Loveland.

“Managing Students with Seizures” is a training designed for school nurses. A pediatric neurologist and a registered nurse will present information about how to manage students with seizure disorders. 

The participants will learn:

  • The impact of seizures on learning and behavior
  • Current treatment options and their side effects
  • Simple strategies for creating a more positive and supportive environment
  • Critical issues related to medication administration and delegation
  • Key components of seizure action plan
  • Appropriate first aid for all seizure types
  • The essential elements of seizure training for school personnel
  • Steps you can take now to help maximize educational and developmental opportunities for students with seizures
  • Includes 3.2 ceu's through NASN

Registration os required, please visit www.epilepsycolorado.org to register

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