Region 2: Nursing Care and Considerations of Patients with Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS)
04.08.20192019-04-08 2019-04-08 America/New_York Region 2: Nursing Care and Considerations of Patients with Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) http://www.massnurses.org/news-and-events/events/p/event/11208 MNA MNA email@example.com
Description: Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) is the most common form of progressive neurodegenerative motor neuron disease. Symptoms include muscle spasticity and weakness that worsen over time, eventually leading to respiratory failure. This presentation will focus on the assessment and nursing care of patients with ALS.
Presenter: Vincent M. Vacca, Jr., MSN, RN
Date: Monday, April 8, 2019
Time: 5:30 – 6 p.m., Registration/Dinner
6 – 8 p.m., Program
Location: Beechwood Hotel; 363 Plantation Street, Worcester; 508-754-5789; beechwoodhotel.com
Fee: Member/Associate Member, free*; Non-Member, $95
*Requires a $25 placeholder fee which will be returned upon attendance.
Contact hours: Will be provided