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Contemporary Forums is 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.
You will receive a Certificate of Attendance verifying your attendance at this course. Please comply with the guidelines of the appropriate boards, organizations or agencies in registering your credit.
A Certificate of Attendance will be available online after you complete the course requirements, enabling you to register your credit with the appropriate licensing boards or associations. To apply for credit not listed below, use the procedure established by the specific organization.
Nurses and Nurse Practitioners
Preconference A: 3.75 ANCC/4.5 CA BRN contact hours
Preconference B: 3.75 ANCC/4.5 CA BRN contact hours
Main Conference: 17.75 ANCC/21.3 CA BRN contact hours
Contemporary Forums is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American
Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. Contemporary Forums is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #04516.
(CA BRN contact hour = 50 minutes)
Pharmacology Credit for Prescriptive Authority
Preconference A: 0.5 hours
Preconference B: 3.75 hours
Main Conference: 2.5 hours available
RX indicates pharmacology content. Because states' requirements vary, contact your Board of Nursing for more information.
Application has been made for continuing education credit from the Commission for Case Manager Certification.
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World-class dining, internationally-known boutiques, top-notch entertainment, savvy nightclubs and European-style spas are calling you to this glittering city, known as "Vegas!" Join your colleagues for "AACN Progressive Care Pathways" and enjoy all of the fun in the city that never sleeps. For more information, call the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority at (702) 892-7575 or go online to www.visitlasvegas.com.
The conference will be held at the Paris Las Vegas, 3655 Las Vegas Blvd. South, Las Vegas, NV 89109. A limited block of rooms is being held for you and your guests at special group rates which will be in effect, based on room availability, from October 12 to October 18 for those wishing to extend their stay to enjoy area activities or qualify for discount airfares.
Rates: $139 single/double
Rates are per room and subject to prevailing state and local taxes.
To obtain the special group rates, make your reservation early and before the "hotel room block release date" which is September 21. Rooms may sell out before this date so be sure to make your reservation now. After the release date, rooms and group rates may no longer be available so call the hotel regarding availability.
For room reservations, call (877) 603-4389 and inform them that you are attending the Contemporary Forums' conference AACN Progressive Care Pathways. Request a confirmation number and written confirmation of your reservation. Reservations must include a fi rst night's deposit.
Contact the hotel regarding cancellation policy. For arrivals after 3 p.m., call the hotel on the day of travel
to reconfirm reservations.
For additional hotel information, please call the Paris Las Vegas at (800) 722-5597.
Contemporary Forums has a special discount agreement with United Airlines unavailable to the general public. To obtain these special conference fares call the Special Meeting Desk at (800) 521-4041, Account Code 510CW. Ticketing and payment can be done directly by you or through your travel agent. To ensure the best flights and times, since seats are limited, make your reservations early. Fares are guaranteed at the time of the ticket purchase.
Hertz is the official car rental agency for the conference. Special rates will be in effect throughout the conference as well as one week before and after. For special rates, call HERTZ at (800) 654-2240 and refer to Contemporary Forums plus the conference discount code CV #03000259.
Registrations must include full tuition payment to be accepted. Registrations faxed without payment will not be processed. Conference communications are sent via email. When registering please provide attendee's best email address as some emails are filtered and blocked. Since conference registration and hotel rooms are limited, early registration is advised.
Tuition (U.S. Funds)
Out of consideration to registrants, children of any age and spouses may not attend the sessions.
Your tuition includes continental breakfasts, refreshment breaks, Certificate of Attendance and online access to posted presentation handouts before and after the conference.
Register Online, or by Phone, Fax or Mail (Payment is required to register)
Register only ONCE, online at www.ContemporaryForums.com, by mail or fax (800) 329-9923, or call (800) 377-7707, Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. (Pacific Time). Before calling, complete all registration information.
Method of Tuition Payment
Make payment by check (payable to Contemporary Forums and enclose with Registration Form), Visa, MasterCard, Discover, American Express or Purchase Order. A $30 fee is charged for any returned check.Personal checks are NOT accepted at the conference. Purchase Orders must be received with registration by the conference date and include the P.O. number, invoice address, tuition, approval signature, contact name, email address and phone number.
Group Discounts (Mail, fax or call in together. Online registration is not available)
Tuition discounts are given to groups of 3 or more registering for the complete Main Conference.
Discounts do not apply to the Preconferences. To qualify for the group discount, all registration information must be complete for all group members, payment included and forms sent together. If faxing, list all group members on cover sheet. Subtract the discount from the tuition fee. Groups may not be formed after individual registrations are received.
$25 per person discount for 3 or 4 in a group
$45 per person discount for 5 or more in a group
Partial Attendance (Online registration is not available)
To register, call Contemporary Forums for tuition and CE credit for individual days. Group discounts do not apply. Registrations may not be shared.
Cancellations must be made by phone or in writing. A $ processing fee will apply. No refunds will be issued for cancellations received or postmarked on/after December 31, 1969. However, tuition paid, less the $ processing fee, may be applied to a future Contemporary Forums conference of equal or greater value. No refunds for "no shows."
Contemporary Forums reserves the right to make necessary changes in speakers, topics or schedule. The most current program can be found on our website.
Questions? Contact Contemporary Forums at (800) 377-7707, Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. (Pacific Time) or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you require special arrangements at this conference, call (800) 377-7707, at least 30 days prior to the conference.
Contemporary Forums Online
ContemporaryForumsOnline.com is the leading source for quality accredited healthcare continuing education. Earn CE on demand by selecting from hundreds of multimedia presentations recorded at our national live conferences. Each session is presented by expert faculty and topics cover a wide range of clinical areas. Learn and earn at your convenience. Visit ContemporaryForumsOnline.com.
Contemporary Forums Online GROUP DISCOUNTS
Provide your staff with high-quality continuing education and give your budget a break with Contemporary Forums Online Group Access Account. Organizations of any size can create customized CE programs for staff education and development. To request group account pricing and details, visit ContemporaryForumsOnline.com or call (925) 361-4811.
CONFERENCE INFORMATION FOR
AACN PROGRESSIVE CARE PATHWAYS
THANK YOU FOR REGISTERING FOR THE AACN PROGRESSIVE CARE PATHWAYS CONFERENCE
Questions? Call us at (800) 377-7707
To enhance your educational experience, we are inviting representatives from professionally relevant companies, organizations and hospitals to exhibit equipment, supplies, services and career opportunities. The schedule provides participants time for one-on-one discussion with exhibitors.
For exhibit space availability or additional information:
Call: (925) 361-4807