The focus of this one-day event is to provide education on trending health topics that impact all levels of healthcare. This year’s conference features a broad range of developing topics presented by speakers with expertise on service animals in the workplace, human trafficking, mental health issues, and artificial intelligence. All levels of healthcare professionals are invited to attend and learn.
Overall Conference Goals are for the participant to: 1. Understand the distinction between service animals, as defined by the Americans with Disabilities Act, versus other types of therapy animals, 2. Learn about the human sex trafficking crisis in Iowa, 3. Understand the growing field of artificial intelligence and its application to healthcare, and 4. Identify practical approaches to mental health issues in our community. Educational objectives specific to each presentation are listed in the conference brochure; call 319-398-1269 to request a brochure.
6.0 Nursing Contact Hours (Iowa Board of Nursing Provider #30) and 7.2 CEH/CEUs for social workers, EMS (informal hours), and other health professionals. 100% attendance required to receive CE credit. All participants will receive a certificate of attendance.