Main Conference


2013 - Does not include preconference workshops.

Contact hours for this conference are no longer available.

Standard: $200.00
Members: $0.00

Products

New Members and First-Time Attendees Welcome and Orientation Breakfast

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New Members and First-Time Attendees Welcome and Orientation Breakfast

Oct 12, 2013 7:00am ‐ Oct 12, 2013 8:00am

New members and first time conference attendees are encouraged to attend this orientation to learn about SUNA and its Annual Conference. We know that getting around during the conference can be confusing to first-time attendees, so this orientation will help you know who’s who and what’s what.


Five Things That Should Never Stop Satisfying Sex!

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Five Things That Should Never Stop Satisfying Sex!

Oct 12, 2013 9:30am ‐ Oct 12, 2013 10:45am

Sexual satisfaction can be halted due to misinformation, sexual dysfunction, pelvic conditions, menopause and boredom in the bedroom. This presentation is designed to assist todays clinician with strategies to help patients remain sexually vibrant in spite of aging and the multiple changes the body endures. 

Contact hours available until 10/11/2015.

Requirements for Successful Completion:
Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation.

Faculty, Planners, and Authors Conflict of Interest Disclosure:
Planning Commitee Disclosures:
    Lee Ann Boyd, MSN, ARNO-C, CUNP / Presenter Bureau :Warner Chilcott
    Leanne Schimke, MSN, CRNP-C CUNP/ Presenter :Amgen-Xgeva, Warner Chilott

There are no other disclosures to declare.

Commercial Support and Sponsorship:
No commercial support or sponsorship declared.

Accreditation Statement:
Society of Urologic Nurses and Associates is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

SUNA is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, provider number, CEP 5556.   

Objectives:

  • Discuss the elements of satisfying sexuality.
  • Identify the 5 conditions that can rob a woman of her sexual spirit.
  • Recall strategies to move beyond sexual boredom into sexual bliss.

Speaker(s):
Standard: $20.00
Members: $0.00

Best Practices in Long-Term Urinary Catheter Care

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Best Practices in Long-Term Urinary Catheter Care

Oct 12, 2013 11:00am ‐ Oct 12, 2013 12:00pm

The types of urinary catheters used in a community or home care setting and the advantages and disadvantages of each type of catheter will be described. Research evidence and evidence-based practice guidelines for managing care of patients with long-term urinary catheters will be reviewed and methods and resources for minimizing sediment and infections (CAUTIs) in patients with long-term catheter placement will be discussed.

Contact hours available until 10/11/2015.

Requirements for Successful Completion:
Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation.

Faculty, Planners, and Authors Conflict of Interest Disclosure:
Planning Commitee Disclosures:
    Lee Ann Boyd, MSN, ARNO-C, CUNP / Presenter Bureau :Warner Chilcott
    Leanne Schimke, MSN, CRNP-C CUNP/ Presenter :Amgen-Xgeva, Warner Chilott

There are no other disclosures to declare.
Commercial Support and Sponsorship:
No commercial support or sponsorship declared.

Accreditation Statement:
Society of Urologic Nurses and Associates is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

SUNA is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, provider number, CEP 5556.   

Objectives:

  • List types of urinary catheters, indications for their use, and compare advantages and disadvantages of each of them.
  • Discuss evidence-based practice guidelines and research for managing care of patients with long-term urinary catheters (suprapubic and bladder [foley]).
  • Describe strategies for minimizing sediment, CAUTI, insertion problems as well as management of complications such as autonomic dysreflexia.

Speaker(s):
Standard: $20.00
Members: $0.00

50 Shades of Change: His and Hers

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50 Shades of Change: His and Hers

Oct 12, 2013 11:00am ‐ Oct 12, 2013 12:00pm

The aging process is a natural lifecycle stage and yet it is often seen as a dysfunction and medicalized. Discussions regarding the natural changes for men and women related to their sexual spirit will be provided during this session. In addition, evidence-based strategies for enhancing the sexual and sensual needs will be highlighted.

Contact hours available until 10/11/2015.

Requirements for Successful Completion:
Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation.

Faculty, Planners, and Authors Conflict of Interest Disclosure:
Planning Commitee Disclosures:
    Lee Ann Boyd, MSN, ARNO-C, CUNP / Presenter Bureau :Warner Chilcott
    Leanne Schimke, MSN, CRNP-C CUNP/ Presenter :Amgen-Xgeva, Warner Chilott

There are no other disclosures to declare.

Commercial Support and Sponsorship:
No commercial support or sponsorship declared.

Accreditation Statement:
Society of Urologic Nurses and Associates is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

SUNA is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, provider number, CEP 5556.   

Objectives:

  • Identify the sexual aging process.
  • Discuss the medicalization of normal sexual changes.
  • List the strategies to promote sexual well-being with aging.

Speaker(s):
Standard: $20.00
Members: $0.00

Current Concepts in Bladder Cancer

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Current Concepts in Bladder Cancer

Oct 12, 2013 11:00am ‐ Oct 12, 2013 12:00pm

This lecture will update the advanced practice provider on current concepts in bladder cancer and evaluate trends in pharmacological treatments available in clinical practice.

Contact hours available until 10/11/2015.

Requirements for Successful Completion:
Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation.

Faculty, Planners, and Authors Conflict of Interest Disclosure:
Planning Commitee Disclosures:
    Lee Ann Boyd, MSN, ARNO-C, CUNP / Presenter Bureau :Warner Chilcott
    Leanne Schimke, MSN, CRNP-C CUNP/ Presenter :Amgen-Xgeva, Warner Chilott

There are no other disclosures to declare.

Commercial Support and Sponsorship:
No commercial support or sponsorship declared.

Accreditation Statement:
Society of Urologic Nurses and Associates is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

SUNA is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, provider number, CEP 5556.   

Objectives:

  • Identify current guidelines for management of bladder cancer.
  • Identify presenting symptoms of bladder cancer.
  • Identify abnormal bladder findings.

Speaker(s):
Standard: $20.00
Members: $0.00

Basic GU Imaging

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Basic GU Imaging

Oct 12, 2013 11:00am ‐ Oct 12, 2013 12:00pm

This presentation will review the imaging appearance of basic genitourinary anatomy and indications for radiology studies including ultrasound, CT and MRI. Various GU imaging topics including nephrolithiasis, renal mass evaluation and scrotal pathology will be presented.

Contact hours available until 10/11/2015.

Requirements for Successful Completion:
Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation.

Faculty, Planners, and Authors Conflict of Interest Disclosure:
Planning Commitee Disclosures:
    Lee Ann Boyd, MSN, ARNO-C, CUNP / Presenter Bureau :Warner Chilcott
    Leanne Schimke, MSN, CRNP-C CUNP/ Presenter :Amgen-Xgeva, Warner Chilott

There are no other disclosures to declare.

Commercial Support and Sponsorship:
No commercial support or sponsorship declared.

Accreditation Statement:
Society of Urologic Nurses and Associates is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

SUNA is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, provider number, CEP 5556.   

Objectives:

  • Recognize normal GU imaging anatomy.
  • Recognize imaging appearance of calculi.
  • Choose appropriate imaging modality to best characterize a renal mass, and differentiate a renal cyst from renal neoplasm via imaging.
  • Review the imaging appearances for various GU infectious processes.
  • Describe the basics of CT urography.
  • Identify congenital variants.
  • Review the imaging appearance of various scrotal abnormalities.

Speaker(s):
Standard: $20.00
Members: $0.00

Incorporating Standards, Best Practices, and Guidelines into Your Practice

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Incorporating Standards, Best Practices, and Guidelines into Your Practice

Oct 12, 2013 1:45pm ‐ Oct 12, 2013 2:45pm

This presentation will be an interactive discussion focusing on the current standards of care, best practice statements and guidelines that pertain to urology. Definitions will be presented highlighting the difference between standards, best practices and guidelines. Discussion will be guided to consider national, regional and local care, and various professional agencies as it pertains to urological care.

Contact hours available until 10/11/2015.

Requirements for Successful Completion:
Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation.

Faculty, Planners, and Authors Conflict of Interest Disclosure:
Planning Commitee Disclosures:
    Lee Ann Boyd, MSN, ARNO-C, CUNP / Presenter Bureau :Warner Chilcott
    Leanne Schimke, MSN, CRNP-C CUNP/ Presenter :Amgen-Xgeva, Warner Chilott

There are no other disclosures to declare.

Commercial Support and Sponsorship:
No commercial support or sponsorship declared.

Accreditation Statement:
Society of Urologic Nurses and Associates is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

SUNA is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, provider number, CEP 5556.   

Objectives:

  • Define standards.
  • List PSA protocols and standards.
  • Discuss Framework for interpreting standards.

Speaker(s):
Standard: $20.00
Members: $0.00

Male Infertility

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Male Infertility

Oct 12, 2013 1:45pm ‐ Oct 12, 2013 2:45pm

The physiology of normal male reproduction will be reviewed. What intrinsic and extrinsic factors can affect male factor infertility? Diagnostic testing and treatment strategies for male factor infertility will be presented.

Contact hours available until 10/11/2015.

Requirements for Successful Completion:
Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation.

Faculty, Planners, and Authors Conflict of Interest Disclosure:
Planning Commitee Disclosures:
    Lee Ann Boyd, MSN, ARNO-C, CUNP / Presenter Bureau :Warner Chilcott
    Leanne Schimke, MSN, CRNP-C CUNP/ Presenter :Amgen-Xgeva, Warner Chilott

There are no other disclosures to declare.

Commercial Support and Sponsorship:
No commercial support or sponsorship declared.

Accreditation Statement:
Society of Urologic Nurses and Associates is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

SUNA is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, provider number, CEP 5556.   

Objectives:

  • Discuss the physiology of sperm production.
  • Explain methods of examining and evaluating male infertility in an outpatient setting.
  • Discuss treatment of various causes of male infertility.

Speaker(s):
Standard: $20.00
Members: $0.00

Focused Advanced Practice Clinical Workshop

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Focused Advanced Practice Clinical Workshop

Oct 12, 2013 1:45pm ‐ Oct 12, 2013 4:00pm

This session is designed for advanced practice nurses and physician assistants to increase clinical decision making. Three rotating stations will provide an introduction to analyzing coding case studies, treating erectile dysfunction and providing pelvic floor therapy. Participants will spend 45 minutes at each station.

Contact hours available until 10/11/2015.

Requirements for Successful Completion:
Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation.

Faculty, Planners, and Authors Conflict of Interest Disclosure:
Planning Commitee Disclosures:
    Lee Ann Boyd, MSN, ARNO-C, CUNP / Presenter Bureau :Warner Chilcott
    Leanne Schimke, MSN, CRNP-C CUNP/ Presenter :Amgen-Xgeva, Warner Chilott

Speaker disclosures:
Jeffrey Albaugh, PhD, APRN, CUCNS   
Consultant: Actient Pharmaceutical/TIMM Medical
Royalties from Book with Anthony J. Jannetti Publishing
Speaker's Bureau: Actient Pharmaceutical/TIMM Medical

Susanne Talebian, CUA, CHBC, RMM, CMOM, CPC, CCS-P, PCS   
Stock Shareholder:Healthcare Business Solutions, LTD, Owner, CEO

There are no other disclosures to declare.

Commercial Support and Sponsorship:
No commercial support or sponsorship declared.

Accreditation Statement:
Society of Urologic Nurses and Associates is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

SUNA is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, provider number, CEP 5556.   

Objectives:

  • Identify the muscles of the pelvic floor and pelvic wall.
  • Identify the bony structures of the pelvis and anatomic landmarks.
  • Describe the examination of the pelvic floor.  
  • List some of the common pelvic floor modalities for treatment of pelvic floor dysfunction.
  • Describe penile injections.
  • Identify how to teach patients to use and be successful with the vacuum device.
  • Describe the process for helping the patient utilize the oral agents or the urethral suppository.
  • Define benefits of icd10cm/pcs.
  • Discuss basic urology icd10 codes.
  • Outline steps for a strategic plan.
  • Identify steps for implementation.

Speaker(s):
Standard: $20.00
Members: $0.00

Sacral Neuromodulation: SOS (Secrets of Our Success) for Beginners

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Sacral Neuromodulation: SOS (Secrets of Our Success) for Beginners

Oct 12, 2013 1:45pm ‐ Oct 12, 2013 2:45pm

This program will compare and contrast strategies used by two experienced InterStim clinicians managing large volumes of neurostimulator patients at different academic medical centers. Target audience will be the beginner nurse working with sacral neuromodulation.

Contact hours available until 10/11/2015.

Requirements for Successful Completion:
Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation.

Faculty, Planners, and Authors Conflict of Interest Disclosure:
Planning Commitee Disclosures:
    Lee Ann Boyd, MSN, ARNO-C, CUNP / Presenter Bureau :Warner Chilcott
    Leanne Schimke, MSN, CRNP-C CUNP/ Presenter :Amgen-Xgeva, Warner Chilott

Speaker disclosures:

Cindy Dobmeyer-Dittrich, BSN, RN, CURN   
Consultant: Medtronic Educaion

Glenn Sulley, RN, BS   
Consultant: Medtronic Education

There are no other disclosures to declare.

Commercial Support and Sponsorship:
Supported by an unrestricted educational grant from Medtronic Urology

Accreditation Statement:
Society of Urologic Nurses and Associates is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

SUNA is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, provider number, CEP 5556.   

Objectives:

  • List 2 FDA-approved indications for sacral neuromodulation (SNM).
  • Describe 3  ways to set the stage for success with SNM trial and pt management.
  • Identify 2 resources available for patient and clinician education regarding SNM.

Speaker(s):
Standard: $20.00
Members: $0.00