If you are registering for this class, please review and print the CONSENT FORM attached below.
This course aims to increase a nurse's knowledge, skills and confidence in ostomy management.
1. Identify common gastrointestinal and urinary continent and incontinent diversions.
2. Identify the different types of fecal and urinary surgical procedures and stoma formations.
3. Review early and late Stomal and Peristomal complications and strategies for management.
4. Relate how the psychological and emotional factors impact ostmates’ postoperative adjustment.
In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by the University of Hawai‘i at Hilo and Hawai‘i Pacific Health. Hawai‘i Pacific Health 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.
Hawai‘i Pacific Health designates this live activity for 3.75 contact hours for nurses.
This class will be held as a live in-person for 10 people max at Pali Momi Medical Center Ewa Conference Room.
This is to ensure proper social distancing.
The class will also be broadcast live.
If you would like to attend in person at Pali Momi:
--Please register below.
--AND email Laura.Reed@hawaiipacifichealth.org. Specify in the email that you want to attend the class in-person. You will receive an email confirming your seat for the live class.
If you want to attend the Live Broadcast:
--Please register below. There is no need to email anyone.
Contact Jaryn Iwamoto at email@example.com.
The Dirty Misconceptions of Ostomies-Bridging the Knowledge Gap