Calendar of Events at Southwest Health System

Calendar of Events at Southwest Health System

If you’d like to place an event in this calendar, please reach out with your request to Haley Leonard at hleonard@swhealth.org.

Oct
17
Tue
Wound Care 360 Series @ Southwest Memorial Hospital Conference Room
Oct 17 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Wound bed preparation presented by Jodi Harris in Rehab. RSVP Meghan Higman.

Oct
18
Wed
CU Mini Med School Webinar: Neurology @ Southwest Memorial Hospital Conference Room
Oct 18 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Southwest Health System will be hosting a webinar series with CU School of Medicine over the next couple of months. This is open to all. The event will be held in the Hospital Conference Room.

Please note – registration is required at: https://fastfor.ms/9B55D

Other webinars in the series:

  • September 6th: Opioid Epidemic
  • September 13th: The Secrets to Successful Aging
  • September 20th: Fall Break
  • September 27th: Medical Ethics
  • October 4th: Topics in Medicine
  • October 11th: What Science Tells us about How to Lose Weight and Keep it off Forever
  • October 25th: Emergency Medicine
  • November 1st: How Doctors Diagnose
Oct
20
Fri
BLS – Basic Life Support: Full Course @ Southwest Health System Annex Building
Oct 20 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm

Classes are typically held in the Education Room near the front lobby of the Annex Building at 20 S. Market Street. Exceptions to that will be posted.

About HeartCode:
HeartCode® BLS is an official, self-directed, comprehensive eLearning program from the American Heart Association (AHA). This program uses eSimulation technology to present realistic patient scenarios. Students are presented with 5 BLS cases and an online multiple-choice written exam. While interacting with the program, students assess each patient, formulate a treatment plan based on AHA BLS guidelines, and provide treatment. Successful completion of Part 1, the cognitive component, and Parts 2 and 3, skills practice and testing with an AHA BLS Instructor, are the requirements for obtaining an AHA BLS Healthcare Provider card.

To Register:
Contact Education: 970-564-2160 OR dcampbell@swhealth.org / mhigman@swhealth.org

Fees:
Southwest Health System employees attend free
Non-employee fees are: $25/Full Course OR $15/HeartCode Skills Testing

The AHA strongly promotes knowledge & proficiency in BLS, ACLS, & PALS and has developed instructional materials for this purpose. Use of these materials in an educational course does not represent course sponsorship by the AHA. Any fees charged for such a course, except for a portion of fees needed for AHA course material, do not represent income to the Association.

Oct
25
Wed
CU Mini Med School Webinar: Emergency Medicine
Oct 25 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Southwest Health System will be hosting a webinar series with CU School of Medicine over the next couple of months. This is open to all. The event will be held in the Hospital Conference Room.

Please note – registration is required at: https://fastfor.ms/9B55D

Other webinars in the series:

  • September 6th: Opioid Epidemic
  • September 13th: The Secrets to Successful Aging
  • September 20th: Fall Break
  • September 27th: Medical Ethics
  • October 4th: Topics in Medicine
  • October 11th: What Science Tells us about How to Lose Weight and Keep it off Forever
  • October 18th: Neurology
  • November 1st: How Doctors Diagnose
Oct
26
Thu
BLS – Basic Life Support: Full Course @ Southwest Health System Annex Building
Oct 26 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm

Classes are typically held in the Education Room near the front lobby of the Annex Building at 20 S. Market Street. Exceptions to that will be posted.

About HeartCode:
HeartCode® BLS is an official, self-directed, comprehensive eLearning program from the American Heart Association (AHA). This program uses eSimulation technology to present realistic patient scenarios. Students are presented with 5 BLS cases and an online multiple-choice written exam. While interacting with the program, students assess each patient, formulate a treatment plan based on AHA BLS guidelines, and provide treatment. Successful completion of Part 1, the cognitive component, and Parts 2 and 3, skills practice and testing with an AHA BLS Instructor, are the requirements for obtaining an AHA BLS Healthcare Provider card.

To Register:
Contact Education: 970-564-2160 OR dcampbell@swhealth.org / mhigman@swhealth.org

Fees:
Southwest Health System employees attend free
Non-employee fees are: $25/Full Course OR $15/HeartCode Skills Testing

The AHA strongly promotes knowledge & proficiency in BLS, ACLS, & PALS and has developed instructional materials for this purpose. Use of these materials in an educational course does not represent course sponsorship by the AHA. Any fees charged for such a course, except for a portion of fees needed for AHA course material, do not represent income to the Association.

Nov
1
Wed
Free Diabetes Support Group @ Southwest Memorial Hospital’s cafeteria (enter through the South Campus entrance)
Nov 1 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm

Anyone with type 1 or type 2 diabetes is welcome to attend! Bring a support person!

CU Mini Med School Webinar: How Doctors Diagnose @ Southwest Memorial Hospital Conference Room
Nov 1 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Southwest Health System will be hosting a webinar series with CU School of Medicine over the next couple of months. This is open to all. The event will be held in the Hospital Conference Room.

Please note – registration is required at: https://fastfor.ms/9B55D

Other webinars in the series:

  • September 6th: Opioid Epidemic
  • September 13th: The Secrets to Successful Aging
  • September 20th: Fall Break
  • September 27th: Medical Ethics
  • October 4th: Topics in Medicine
  • October 11th: What Science Tells us about How to Lose Weight and Keep it off Forever
  • October 18th: TBA
  • October 18th: TBA
  • October 25th: TBA
Nov
2
Thu
ACLS – Advanced Cardiac Life Support: Refresher @ Education Room at SHS Annex unless otherwise posted
Nov 2 @ 8:00 am – 6:00 pm

*Current certification in BLS Healthcare Provider is required prior to taking ACLS and/or PALS*

About HeartCode:
HeartCode® ACLS is a self-directed, comprehensive eLearning program that uses eSimulation technology to allow students to assess and treat patients in virtual healthcare settings. Students are presented with a team dynamics lesson, 10 ACLS hospital-based case scenarios, and a written exam. Psychomotor skills are reviewed and tested in-person during a skills session. This three-part delivery effectively blends cognitive learning with skills training.

To Register:
Contact Education: 970-564-2160 OR dcampbell@swhealth.org / mhigman@swhealth.org

Fees:
Southwest Health System employees attend free
Non-employee fees are: $150/Full Course OR $100/Refresher OR $65/HeartCode Skills Session

The AHA strongly promotes knowledge & proficiency in BLS, ACLS, & PALS and has developed instructional materials for this purpose. Use of these materials in an educational course does not represent course sponsorship by the AHA. Any fees charged for such a course, except for a portion of fees needed for AHA course material, do not represent income to the Association.

Weight Loss Surgery Support Group @ Southwest Memorial Hospital's cafeteria
Nov 2 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm

Share ideas and exchange information with others who have had weight loss surgery at this free meeting.

BLS – Basic Life Support: HeartCode @ Southwest Health System Annex Building
Nov 2 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Classes are typically held in the Education Room near the front lobby of the Annex Building at 20 S. Market Street. Exceptions to that will be posted.

About HeartCode:
HeartCode® BLS is an official, self-directed, comprehensive eLearning program from the American Heart Association (AHA). This program uses eSimulation technology to present realistic patient scenarios. Students are presented with 5 BLS cases and an online multiple-choice written exam. While interacting with the program, students assess each patient, formulate a treatment plan based on AHA BLS guidelines, and provide treatment. Successful completion of Part 1, the cognitive component, and Parts 2 and 3, skills practice and testing with an AHA BLS Instructor, are the requirements for obtaining an AHA BLS Healthcare Provider card.

To Register:
Contact Education: 970-564-2160 OR dcampbell@swhealth.org / mhigman@swhealth.org

Fees:
Southwest Health System employees attend free
Non-employee fees are: $25/Full Course OR $15/HeartCode Skills Testing

The AHA strongly promotes knowledge & proficiency in BLS, ACLS, & PALS and has developed instructional materials for this purpose. Use of these materials in an educational course does not represent course sponsorship by the AHA. Any fees charged for such a course, except for a portion of fees needed for AHA course material, do not represent income to the Association.