REGISTRATION/CHECK-In 8:00 AM- 8:30 AM
Wednesday October 17, 2012 at 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
and/orThursday October 18, 2012 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Continuing Credit Information
This program has been approved for 15.0 contact hours of Continuing Respiratory Care Education (CRCE) credit by the American Association for Respiratory Care
Check-In and Breakfast 8:00 am
Program 8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Breakfast & Lunch included!
TAKE ADVANTAGE OF EARLY BIRD PRICING expires September 17, 2012
Interested in bringing your Respiratory Department contact us for a Group Rate...
Al Quinones, DHA, MA, RT, RRT-NPS, AE-C, RPFT, RPSGT, FACHE
Dr. Quinones is the President of Quinones Healthcare Seminars, LLC. Al has held many responsibilities in respiratory therapy including neonatal pediatric therapist, clinical educator, supervisor, manager, director and assistant professor. He has also authored and published articles and abstracts in CHEST, AJRCCM, AARC Times, Advance for RT, and Focus. Al currently is the director of respiratory therapy at North Shore University Hospital and Vice Chairman of the NYS Dept. of Education Respiratory Therapy Board.
Rachael Ali-Permell, BS, RT, RRT-NPS, AE-C
Is the director of respiratory therapy at Long Island Jewish Medical Center and Cohen’s Childrens Hospital. Rachael has also published and presented research for the American College of Chest Physicians
Bob Tralongo, MBA, RT, RRT-NPS, AE-C, CPFT
Has over 30 years experience. Is currently an assistant professor and director of the respiratory care program at Molloy College. Formerly the technical director, Respiratory Care & Anesthesia Departments at Montefiore North Central Bronx Hospital Affiliation. Bob has reviewed numerous text books and is an item writer for the NPS exam!
Stanley John, BS, RT, RRT-NPS, CPFT, CPC
Is currently an instructor at Molloy College and Assistant Director at North Shore University Hospital. Stan has also published in the AARC Times.
job opportunities as a
Neonatal Pediatric Specialist!
Attend one day and earn 7.5 or both days for 15.0 CEUs
1. Learn to set-up/ troubleshoot High Frequency Oscillators
2. Learn to set-up/ troubleshoot Inovents for Nitric Oxide.
We also offer a Home Study Program for the exam with 10 CDs, a Memory Hook (Workbook) , and test questions all for $155.68 (Includes Tax and Shipping) Attend the live seminar and the home study can be purchased for just $99.
Maternal History, Labor and delivery
Intrauterine stress testing, Lung maturity tests, Lab Tests
Premature rupture of membranes
APGAR, Ballard, and Silverman Scoring, ABGs
Chest Wall, Tracheal Position, Breathing & Color Evaluation
Pre-Post Ductal oxygenation , Fetal Shunts
Auscultation, Percussion, Sputum Production, Clubbing
Air Bronchograms, Pleural Fluid, Mediastinal Shift
Atelectasis, swollen epiglottis, Subglottic narrowing
Oxygenation data - a/A ratio, P(A-a) 02
Swan Ganz Catheter (CVP, PCWP, C0, CI, SVR, PVR)
Clinical Shunt, Oxygen Index, and related Calculations
Neonatal and Pediatric Pathophysiology
Meconium, Pneumothorax, Cardiomegaly, Croup, Asthma
Diaphragmatic Hernia, IRDS, TTN, MAS, ROP, BPD,
PIE, PPHN, PDA, Transposition of the Great Vessels
Tetralogy of Fallot, Coarctation of the Aorta, Septal Defects
Equipment and Procedures
Pulse oximetry, Capnography
ECG, High/Low Flow oxygen systems
MDI, DPI, Nebulizers, Resuscitators
Pressure Manometers, Trach tubes
Blood Gas Analyzers, Airway Clearance (PEP, Flutter)
NRP, PALS, BLS, and ACLS Guidelines
Bronchodilators, Anti-inflammatories, Surfactants
Antimicrobials, mucolytics, Leukotriene Modifers
Nitric Oxide, Sedatives, Volume expanders
Conventional Mechanical Ventilation
Ventilator modes and Management
Ventilator Parameters and Troubleshooting
Weaning and Pulmonary Mechanics
Barotrauma and Adverse Consequences of MV
High Frequency Ventilation
HFOV, HFJV, and HFFI Management
ECMO, Chest tubes, Radiographic Studies
Intravenous catheter insertion, Ultrasound,
Laryngoscopy, Bronchoscopy, Intubation, TransportAnd much more…