Advanced Practice Provider Symposium - CHRISTUS Trinity Mother Frances Health System

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Advanced Practice Provider Symposium

Apr 28, 2018
7:30 AM - 3:45 PM
Wisenbaker Conference Center
Tyler, TX

Registration Details

Registration is closed.

Fees & Payment

$60  -  Non-CHRISTUS Advanced Practice Providers

6.5 CME Credit Hours

$50  -  CHRISTUS Advanced Practice Providers

6.5 CME Credit Hours 

$25  -  APP Students    

6.5 CME Credit Hours


Educational Objectives

To identify new best practice strategies in patient care for 2018.

Target Audience

Advanced Practice Providers and students within the East Texas Area to include NPs, CRNAs, Pas and CNSs.

Credit Designation

Physician Assistants

CHRISTUS Trinity Mother Frances Health System is accredited by the Texas Medical Association to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

CHRISTUS Trinity Mother Frances Health System designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


CHRISTUS Trinity Mother Frances Health System is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Texas Nurses Association-Approver, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. 

To receive contact hours for this continuing nursing education activity, the participant must: 

  • Sign in at registration desk
  • Attend entire activity
    (unless partial attendance is allowed)
  • Complete the evaluation tool within specified
    time frame 

“Certificate of Successful Completion” will be awarded for 6.5 contact hour(s) once completion has been verified


7:30 am 

Registration, Breakfast and Exhibitors

8:00 am


Bonnie Tincher, MSN, CNS, RNC-OB C-EFM

8:10 am

GI Blitz

Mark Prince, MD, MBA

8:55 am

Common Medical Mistakes in Heart Failure Management 

Ryan Gunn, RN, MSN, ACNP-BC

9:30 am

Clinical Pearls of Newly Approved Medications

Rebecca Dunn, PharmD, BCPS

10:15 am

Break - Exhibits Open

10:30 am

Diabetes Update

Amanda Long, DO

11:30 am

Lunch Provided - Exhibits

12:00 pm

State of Health of Northeast Texas

Janet Hurley, MD

1:00 pm

Coding Updates for 2018

Alisha Shackelford, BA, CPC, CPC-1

1:30 pm

Break - Exhibits

2:00 pm

Patient Satisfaction

Kenneth Kummerfeld, MD

Annamari Dietrichson, BS

2:45 pm

Managing Mental Health in the Mainstream Health Care System

Lori Bachman, LMSW

3:45 pm

Wrap-up and Evaluation


Jennifer Hawkins at 903-531-4888 or send an email

Schedule & Location


Date Time Location
1. Sat, April 28 7:30 AM to 3:45 PM Wisenbaker Conference Center

Location Details

  • Wisenbaker Conference Center
    800 E. Dawson
    Tyler, TX 75701

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