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Nurse Scholar Webinar: Respiratory Health of Agricultural Producers in Clinical Practice
Thursday, June 21, 2018, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM CDT
Category: Webinars

Cost: $75
AgriSafe members: $60 with promo code
Nurse Scholar participants: included in course fee

Presenter: Presenter: Sarah Hunt, MSN, APRN, FNP-BC 
Regis University and Sanford Center for Digestive Health 

The goal of the webinar is to inform health care providers of farmers and farming exposed workers on the allergic and non-allergic respiratory diseases commonplace to this type of environment. The webinar will cover a general overview of allergic and non-allergic respiratory diseases including asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, hypersensitivity pneumonia, and organic dust toxic syndrome. Viewers of this webinar will be able to recognize the similarities and differences in the presentation, diagnostic approach, and treatment modalities available. 

At the end of the webinar, participants will be able to: 
1. Review Rural Healthcare Challeges for Providers 
2. Identify the importance of an occupational health history and a respiratory specific health assessment tool. 
3. Discuss the respiratory hazards and symptoms associated with agricultural activities. 
4. Implement the respiratory health assessment tool. 

Register here

Contact: Natalie Roy - [email protected] or Stacey Jenkins - [email protected]