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Iowa Western Community College

Continuing Health Education Contact Hours

We continually strive to offer a variety of programs that will enhance your career and meet the continuing education requirements for your license. Check back frequently for new offerings! If you have questions, please contact Sheri Splichal, Continuing Education Health Coordinator, at ssplichal@iwcc.edu.

Grant Writing Boot Camp Express

This course covers the essential grant writing strategies and skills required to successfully submit competitive corporate and foundation proposals, and state and federal grant applications for funding consideration. Emphasis is placed on researching and writing. Approved for 5.5 continuing education contact hours for nurses and social workers. Fee $260

Section # Location Day(s) Start Date Start Time Building Contact Number
HLTH 01*05 - CS18 Council Bluffs Campus Th 05/17/2018 9:00AM-4:00PM Looft Hall
1 session Call 712-325-3265

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Insulin Pumps and Continuous Glucose Monitoring

As a healthcare professional, do you know what you should be aware of if your patient has a pump or CGM? Patients are using insulin pumps and continuous glucose monitoring (CGM) devices a great deal more today to manage diabetes. Join an area diabetes educator to learn about the devices, their function, advantages and disadvantages, and how they help patients maintain and control their diabetes and blood sugars. Approved for 3.0 continuing education contact hours for nurses. Fee $69

Section # Location Day(s) Start Date Start Time Building Contact Number
HLTH 01*01 - CS18 Council Bluffs Campus Th 03/15/2018 2:00-5:00PM Looft Hall
1 session Call 712-325-3265

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Navigating Through Mental Health

Mental health is a difficult subject but the need for education and resources increase daily. Join local professionals as they discuss how to "Navigate Through Mental Health." Some of the topics to be discussed include suicide, depression, cyber-bullying, hoarding, as well as the resources that are available in the Omaha/Council Bluffs metro area. Continuing education contact hours will be available through the Iowa Board of Nursing. $125 for Thursday & Friday, $99 for Thursday only, $49 for Friday only. Must pre-register by 4/23/18. Cost includes lunch on Thursday. Fee $99

Section # Location Day(s) Start Date Start Time Building Contact Number
HLTH 01*02 - CS18 Council Bluffs Campus Th 04/26/2018 8:00AM-3:30PM Looft Hall
1 session Call 712-325-3265

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HLTH 01*03 - CS18 Council Bluffs Campus F 04/27/2018 8:00AM-12:30PM Looft Hall
1 session Call 712-325-3265

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Organization Diversity, Equity & Inclusion 101

This two-hour interactive workshop will take participants through the fundamentals of workplace diversity, equity and inclusion best practices and strategy implementation. Approved for 2.0 continuing education contact hours for nurses and social workers. Fee $75

Section # Location Day(s) Start Date Start Time Building Contact Number
HLTH 01*04 - CS18 Council Bluffs Campus T 01/16/2018 8:30-10:30AM Looft Hall
1 session Call 712-325-3265

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