Anchorage Chapter of Medical Assistants 3 CEU Presentation Feb. 23, 2019

The officers of the Anchorage Chapter of Medical Assistants invite you to attend a 3-CEU presentation on Saturday, February 23, 2019.  (AAMA approval pending for CEUs.)

Topic:  Stop the Bleed

Description:  This course teaches participants the basic life-saving medical interventions, including bleeding control with a tourniquet, bleeding control with gauze packs and opening an airway to allow a casualty to breathe. The course presentation consists of a short power point followed by hands-on practice with tourniquets as well as wound packing. 

Time:  8:30 – 9 am  Lite breakfast and brief Chapter meeting

9:15 am  – 12:45 pm   Stop the Bleed presentation with hands-on practice

Speaker:  Todd Lecours, Mobile Intensive Care Paramedic, Alaska Department of Health and Social Services

Location:  UAA Campus, Allied Health Sciences Building, Room 206 

Fee:  There is no fee for AAMA members

Please RSVP to Robin Wahto at alaskamedicalassistant@gmail.com if you would like to attend.  Due to the hands-on component, there are limited seats available.  Parking at UAA is free on Saturdays.   We are not requiring a registration form; your reply email will register you. Please remember to bring your membership ID for the CE submission form.  We hope to see you on February 23.  

Sent on behalf of the Anchorage Chapter of Medical Assistants officers:
Lisa Nash, CMA (AAMA), President
Andria Cross, CMA (AAMA), Vice President
Julie Gardner, CMA (AAMA), Secretary
Michelle Coonce, CMA (AAMA), Treasurer
For questions, please contact Robin Wahto at alaskamedicalassistant@gmail.com