Past CHAHEC Continuing Education Programs

2006 Critical Care Conference Video - Ulster BOCES / Kingston Hospital – Catskill Hudson AHEC Supplemented the cost of video taping the 14th Annual Critical Care Conference. The video tape will feature lectures by local healthcare professionals specializing in areas such as cardiology, neurosurgery and others and will remain in the Catskill Hudson AHEC library for use by area hospitals and healthcare organizations by request.

3 R’s - Recruit, Retain & Reserve - SUNY Ulster

Accelerated BS/DO Degree Program - Mid-Hudson Family Health Institute - A collaborative program between MHFHI, SUNY New Paltz and NYCOM that offers pre-med and medical students the opportunity to condense their 8 year program to 7 years.

Assessing Exposure to Ethnic Sources of Lead and Other Toxic Metals - Mid-Hudson Family Health Institute - This program will attempt to broaden the understanding of the nature and magnitude of the problem of poisonings resulting from exposure to lead and other metals within certain ethnic communities. Healthcare professionals will gain the ability to identify specific imported products and the cultural practices associated with exposure to toxic metals.

BCLS, ACLS, ATLS, PALS & TNCC Training Program - Delaware Valley Hospital - Assist in providing certificate and recertification in BLS, ACLS, ATLS, PALS & TNCC for Delaware Valley Hospital staff.

Certificate & Recertification Program - The Kingston Hospital

Clinical Education Department Program - Ellenville Regional Hospital – This program will allow Ellenville Hospital to create their Clinical Education Department, which will provide Clinical Educators with informational resources and enable them to offer staff training to enhance patient care. The resources will include videos, books and other training material.

Continuing Education in BLS, ACLS - Ellenville Regional Hospital

Critical Care Conference - Bassett Healthcare – An annual conference featuring national level speakers. These educators will touch on subjects that are important to nurses in all areas of the hospital setting. Offers CE Credits.

Cultural Diversity Training - The Institute for Family Health - Catskill Hudson AHEC sponsored this Cultural Diversity Training workshop that is required for teaching faculty and residents.

EMS Leadership Academy - Catskill Hudson AHEC

FASD Prevention - Mid-Hudson Family Health Institute - Expansion of a Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) identification and primary prevention program.

Fetal Alcohol Syndrome Conference - March of Dimes, Mid-Hudson Family Health Institute, Catskill Hudson AHEC

Grant Writing 101 – Catskill Hudson AHEC

Level I Telemetry for CNAs, PCTs, etc. - Kingston Hospital (KH) - Provide EKG training and interpretation for KH CNAs, Unit Clerks and allied healthcare employees. It will provide continuing education training and enhance the level of skills for entry level clinical and non-clinical personnel.

Mammography Training - Ellenville Regional Hospital - Train 2 Ellenville Regional Hospital Radiology Department employees in skills necessary to perform Mammography.

Nursing Summit - Catskill Hudson AHEC

Precepting Skills & Teaching in Primary Care – Catskill Hudson AHEC

Respiratory Care Education Program - Bassett Healthcare

Rural Disease Oriented Training - Mid-Hudson Family Health Institute

Rural Surgical Fellowship Rotation - Mithoefer Center for Rural Surgery, Bassett Healthcare

SIM-ulation - Sullivan County Community College - By providing simulation education to healthcare professionals via simulated education on Sim-Man and Sim-Baby, the College will develop opportunities for future health professionals to receive their clinical training and provide continuing education and professional development to health practitioners, enhancing their skills in underserved communities.

Spanish for Medical Professionals - Ulster BOCES - Provide Spanish Language Skills to healthcare professionals to help them better communicate with patients.

Train the Trainer Program - Ulster BOCES

Using Interactive Patient Education resources to Improve Perinatal Care Outcomes - Maternal Infant Services Network - Program to enhance the skills of workers who directly provide clinical and/or supportive Perinatal services to underserved populations.