FMX Out & Abouts

Designed to provide you with a learning opportunity that extends beyond the convention center

Register for FMX

Earn a year's worth of Prescribed CME credit!
35 Live PLUS
25 Enduring credits

Sept 20 - Sept 24
Orange County Convention Center, Orlando, FL

 
 
 

Out & About: Adolescent Sports Injury and Office Emergency Simulation

Nemours Children's Hospital
Orlando, Florida
Price: $260
CME Credits: 3.25

Choose one of three sessions:

  • Wednesday, September 21 | 7:15 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
  • Thursday, September 22 | 7:15 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
  • Friday, September 23 | 7:15 a.m. - 12:30p.m.

Join us for an Out & About at Nemours Children's Hospital,  ranked 14th in the nation for National Institutes of Health research funding among 150 free-standing children's hospitals. The Out & About will consist of four main components:

  • Concussion Lecture: Learn how to identify the immediate and delayed symptoms of concussion or mild traumatic brain injury and and how to counsel to parents, athletes and coaches on when an athlete is able to return to play following a concussion.
  • Sports Injuries Workshop: Learn new tips and refresh your knowledge of the musculoskeletal exam, with special attention given to common pediatric ailments.
  • Office Emergencies Workshop: Reflect on current preparedness of your practice in handling pediatric medical emergencies and practice initial stabilization with available resources in your practice.
  • Splinting Workshop: Hands on practice of common splints in children. Practical tips on splint care in pediatrics.

Out & About: ACLS Update & Resuscitation of the Hypovolemic Patient Simulation

Florida Hospital Nicholson Center, Celebration, Florida
Price: $260
Please note: This is not an ACLS certification or recertification course.

Choose one of two sessions:

  • Thursday, September 22, 2016 | 7:15 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
  • Friday, September 23, 2016 | 7:15 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Travel to Celebration, Florida, to visit Florida Hospital Nicholson Center, which has trained more than 50,000 physicians from around the globe on leading-edge clinical and surgical techniques. The Out & About will consist of two main components:

  • Didactic sessions on:
    • Resuscitation of a Hypovolemic Patient: Learn how to deliver arrhythmia resuscitation care according to the 2015 guidelines and list interventions that are no longer accepted in ACLS.
    • ACLS review/New 2016 Standards: Use POCUS as an adjunct to identify sources of hypotension and specific intervention to treat the hypotensive patient.
    • TeamSTEPP Concepts
  • Simulation scenarios on:
    • ACLS Guideline Update
    • Resuscitation of Hypovolemic Patient