Roanoke

Weekend Childbirth Education

When 
Saturday 9:30 am to 5:00 pm
Where 
Carilion Community Medical Building | 4th Floor | Community Room

This class meets on two consecutive Saturdays. During this series, you and your support partner are provided with the information and skills needed to approach labor and birth fully prepared. Topics covered include breathing and relaxation techniques, the labor partner's role, variations of labor, the labor and birth process, adjustment to parenthood, and many other details of labor and birth. Plan to attend this class in the beginning of your third trimester.

 

Registration is required by calling 540-266-6000 or 800-422-8482.

Newborn Care

When 
Wednesday 6:30 pm to 9:00 pm
Where 
Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital | Rehab Auditorium

This is as close as you'll come to a baby owner's manual.  A qualified teacher covers the basics of caring for a newborn by addressing such topics as bathing, getting the baby to sleep, understanding baby's cry, diapering, dressing, temperature taking, feeding a newborn, home and car safety, and more.  This class offers expectant parents the opportunity to practice taking care of baby's basic needs.  Plan to attend this one-evening class in your second or third trimester.

Registration is required by calling 540-266-6000 or 800-422-8482.

Breastfeeding 101

When 
Tuesday 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Where 
Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital | 13th Floor | West Conference Room A

Breastfeeding is a learned behavior for both mom and baby.  During this class, a certified lactation consultant provides the information you need to decide if breastfeeding is the right choice for you and your new baby.  If you have already decided to breastfeed, this class will provide basic instructions on breastfeeding techniques and benefits.  Other breastfeeding topics will also be discussed.

Registration is required by calling 540-266-6000 or 800-422-8482.

Care Management Speaker Series

When 
Wednesday 4:30 pm to 7:30 pm
Where 
Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital - Sixth Floor Auditorium

Join us for dinner and a lively discussion. The topic is Continuum of Care: Care Management, presented by Nancy J. Loeffler, R.N., B.S.N., M.H.A., A.C.M., C.C.M.

The target audience for this event is social workers, case managers, counselors, discharge planners, home health professionals and those who work with patients for post-acute care.

Registration begins at 4:30 p.m. Dinner is at 5 p.m., and the discussion is from 5:30 - 7:30 p.m.

To Sign Up for this Conference

  • The deadline to register is Wednesday, Aug. 20.

  • Carilion employees: Log on to Cornerstone OnDemand and search for conference number CE925C. Carilion will pay your tuition. You will need to sign a payroll deduction form to confirm your registration - you will only be charged the conference fee if you do not attend or send an appropriate replacement.

  • Non-Carilion employees: To register, call Carilion Direct at 540-266-6000 or 800-422-8482. The fee to attend this conference is $25.

For more information, view the conference brochure (.pdf).

Visit www.carilionclinic.org/conferences to see other upcoming Carilion-sponsored conferences.

 

 

Caring for the Chronic Pain Patient

When 
Friday 7:30 am to 5:15 pm
Where 
The Jefferson Center, 541 Luck Ave., Roanoke, VA 24016

This conference focuses on caring for patients with chronic pain. Topics covered during the conference include the current state of pain management, treatment options for Complex Regional Pain Syndrome, the different classes of pain management medications, special care needs of children suffering with chronic musculoskeletal pain, special pain management challenges of caring for trauma patients and more.

This conference is intended for physicians, nurses and other clinicians who work with patients who have chronic pain.

To Sign Up for this Conference

  • The deadline to register is Aug. 20, 2014.

  • Carilion employees: Log on to Cornerstone OnDemand and search for conference number CE932C. Carilion will pay your tuition. You will need to sign a payroll deduction form to confirm your registration - you will only be charged the $100 conference fee if you do not attend or send an appropriate replacement.

  • Non-Carilion employees: To register, call Carilion Direct at 540-266-6000 or 800-422-8482. The fee to attend this conference is $100. Students at Jefferson College of Health Sciences can receive a reduced fee of $25. Retires and other students can receive a reduced fee of $50.

For full details about this conference, view the conference brochure (.pdf).

Visit www.carilionclinic.org/conferences to see other upcoming Carilion-sponsored conferences.

2014 Nursing Speaker Series: Importance of Annual Mammography

When 
Wednesday 11:30 am to 1:00 pm
Where 
102 Highland Ave., Roanoke, VA 24013

The 2014 Nursing Speaker Series is an educational series for nurses who are not currently practicing but want to maintain their licenses. The series will include relevant nurse updates and topics.

The cost is $25 per event, which includes a boxed lunch, program syllabus and education contact hours.

To Register

Contact Carilion Direct at 540-266-6000 or 800-422-8482. The registration deadline is 48 hours prior to the event.

All events will take place in the 4th Floor Community Room at the Carilion Roanoke Community Hospital Medical Office Building, 102 Highland Ave., Roanoke, VA 24013, 11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Upcoming Topics

Wednesday, Oct. 15: Nursing Update: Importance of Annual Mammography. Presented by Eileen Kenney, M.D.

2014 Nursing Speaker Series: Genetics and Breast Cancer

When 
Wednesday 11:30 am to 1:00 pm
Where 
102 Highland Ave., Roanoke, VA 24013

The 2014 Nursing Speaker Series is an educational series for nurses who are not currently practicing but want to maintain their licenses. The series will include relevant nurse updates and topics.

The cost is $25 per event, which includes a boxed lunch, program syllabus and education contact hours.

To Register

Contact Carilion Direct at 540-266-6000 or 800-422-8482. The registration deadline is 48 hours prior to the event.

All events will take place in the 4th Floor Community Room at the Carilion Roanoke Community Hospital Medical Office Building, 102 Highland Ave., Roanoke, VA 24013, 11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Upcoming Topics

Wednesday, Sept. 24: Nursing Update: Genetics and Breast Cancer. Presented by Thuy Vu, M.S., C.G.C.

Wednesday, Oct. 15: Nursing Update: Importance of Annual Mammography. Presented by Eileen Kenney, M.D.

2014 Nursing Speaker Series: Cardiac Disease in Women

When 
Wednesday 11:30 am to 1:00 pm
Where 
102 Highland Ave., Roanoke, VA 24013

The 2014 Nursing Speaker Series is an educational series for nurses who are not currently practicing but want to maintain their licenses. The series will include relevant nurse updates and topics.

The cost is $25 per event, which includes a boxed lunch, program syllabus and education contact hours.

To Register

Contact Carilion Direct at 540-266-6000 or 800-422-8482. The registration deadline is 48 hours prior to the event.

All events will take place in the 4th Floor Community Room at the Carilion Roanoke Community Hospital Medical Office Building, 102 Highland Ave., Roanoke, VA 24013, 11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Upcoming Topics

Wednesday, July 23: Nursing Update: Cardiac Disease in Women. Presented by Cathy Jennings, C.N.S.

Wednesday, Sept. 24: Nursing Update: Genetics and Breast Cancer. Presented by Thuy Vu, M.S., C.G.C.

Wednesday, Oct. 15: Nursing Update: Importance of Annual Mammography. Presented by Eileen Kenney, M.D.

2014 Nursing Speaker Series: Neurology of a Stroke

When 
Wednesday 11:30 am to 1:00 pm
Where 
102 Highland Ave., Roanoke, VA 24013

The 2014 Nursing Speaker Series is an educational series for nurses who are not currently practicing but want to maintain their licenses. The series will include relevant nurse updates and topics.

The cost is $25 per event, which includes a boxed lunch, program syllabus and education contact hours.

To Register

Contact Carilion Direct at 540-266-6000 or 800-422-8482. The registration deadline is 48 hours prior to the event.

All events will take place in the 4th Floor Community Room at the Carilion Roanoke Community Hospital Medical Office Building, 102 Highland Ave., Roanoke, VA 24013, 11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Upcoming Topics

Wednesday, June 25: Nursing Update: Neurology of a Stroke - Signs, Symptoms and Chance of Recovery. Presented by Kathy Robertson, R.N.

Wednesday, July 23: Nursing Update: Cardiac Disease in Women. Presented by Cathy Jennings, C.N.S.

Wednesday, Sept. 24: Nursing Update: Genetics and Breast Cancer. Presented by Thuy Vu, M.S., C.G.C.

Wednesday, Oct. 15: Nursing Update: Importance of Annual Mammography. Presented by Eileen Kenney, M.D.

 

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