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Rehabilitation Nurses Society
Rehabilitation Nurses Society

Our Mission

The Rehabilitation Nurses
Society is a membership
organization for medical care
coordination that provides
continuing education
and networking. The
professional goal of
its members is to advocate
for quality patient care
while utilizing community
resources in a
cost effective manner.
RNS ByLaws Update 9-30-2011
To make reservations for the RNS
December 4th meeting please
contact:
Merrilee De Bry
(714) 280-1816 - (Preferred)
(951) 237-8500 - Cell
mfdebry@gmail.com

RNS MEETING COST:
Members -          $25.00  
Non-members - $35.00
Vegetarian meals
available with prior request

CEU’s: Approved for 2 hours
BRN provider #  01219
CCMC  pending approval
URGENT:
RNS  BY-LAWS CHANGES, NEW RNS TAG LINE BALLOT,
2015-2017 BOARD NOMINEES AND VOTING BALLOT
Please click on links below for revised RNS By-Laws, 2015-2017 RNS Board Nominees
and RNS member's ballot
RNS 2015-2017 Board Nominees & Ballot
RNS Tag Line Ballot
RNS Revised By-Laws 2014


February 22nd RNS  Meeting & Luncheon
Topic: Acute Burn Care Management & Ethical Considerations
Speaker: Elaine Rojas, RN
Location: West Hills Hospital and Medical Center
7300 Medical Center Drive, West Hills, CA 91367
Administrative Conference Room—1st Floor
Copyright 2018 Rehabilitation Nurses Society. All rights reserved.
Objectives of the Program
At the end of this presentation, the attendants will be able to:
1. Identify classification and assessment of burn injuries
2. Recognize factors affecting the severity of a burn injury
3. Describe the burn recovery process: rehabilitation, reconstruction and return-to-work issues
4. Recognize some of the ethical challenges in modern day burn management
To Register Contact
Registration Contact: Debbie Morris
DMorris@caremeridian.com / (949) 422-8703
33 Via Anadeja, Rancho Santa Margarita, CA 92688
Cost
(no refunds for this event)
Members - $25.00
Non-members - $35.00
Vegetarian meal available upon prior request

Target Audience
RN, CCM, other allied health care professionals
Provider approved by the California BRN, Provider # CEP1219, for 2 contact hours
Approved by CCMC for 2 CCM
Ethics CEs # 180000387
Agenda
RNS 2018
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EETING DATES:
February 22
March 22
April 26
May 24
July 26
August 23
September 27
October 25
December 6
Advocates for Quality Healthcare
11:30 - Registration & Networking
12:00 - Lunch & Networking
12:00 - Classification and assessment of burn injuries
12:30 - Factors affecting the severity of a burn injury
1:00 - Burn recovery process
1:30 - Ethical challenges
2:00 - Q&A
Ms. Elaine Rojas, Nurse Educator and Outreach Coordinator for Grossman Burn Center, has over 30+
years of experience in acute burn care. Ms. Rojas will discuss evidence-based research information for
the treatment, management and restoration of burn injured patients. Her presentation will include the
classification and assessment of burn injuries; the factors affecting the severity of a burn injury as well as
the burn recovery process, rehabilitation, reconstruction and return-to-work. Throughout the presentation,
ethical challenges utilizing the CCMC Code of Professional Conduct will be addressed. Attendees are
also welcome to participate in a guided tour of the Grossman Burn Center in West Hills Hospital.