Physical Assessment for the Occupational Health Nurse

June 1 – 3, 2015  in Hagerstown, Maryland

Jointly provided by:

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Hagerstown Community College


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This 3-day course consists of lectures and demonstrations to provide the occupational health nurse with knowledge needed to assess the physical health status of individuals specific to a variety of occupational health settings. Body organs and systems to be covered include: the skin, head, ears, eyes, nose, throat and the respiratory, gastrointestinal, musculoskeletal, cardiovascular and neurological systems. Information related to collecting a medical history, documenting findings and adherence to HIPAA regulations will also be included.

Who Should Attend

This program is intended for occupational health nurses or other clinicians who provide direct health care services for workers. This program should be particularly valuable for service providers staffing medical stations or clinics within worksite facilities or plants.


The American Association of Occupational Health Nurses, Inc. is an Approved Provider of continuing nursing education by the American Association of Occupational Health Nurses, Inc., an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

The American Association of Occupational Health Nurses, Inc. is additionally approved as a CNE provider by the California Board of Registered Nursing (#CEP9283).

This course has been approved for 18.75 CNE.


Preregistration is required and will be accepted on a “first come first served” basis. The registration fee includes course material, continental breakfast, and refreshment breaks.

Early Bird Registration Fee (available until March 27, 2015): $650.  Click HERE to be directed to the Hagerstown Community College registration page.

Registration Fee: $750. Click HERE to be directed to the Hagerstown Community College registration page.

Cancellation Policy

Written cancellation notification must be received no later than May 15, 2015 in order to qualify for a refund, less $75.00 administrative fee. Substitute attendees are welcome. In the unlikely event that this program must be cancelled, the entire submitted registration fee will be refunded without further liability on the part of the organizers.

Hotel Accommodations

A limited number of hotel rooms are being held for program attendees at the Hampton Inn & Suites, 1716 Dual Highway, Hagerstown, MD 27140 [$89.00/night]. Please contact the hotel directly at 301-739-6100 to make a reservation, stating that you are a registrant for the Physical Assessment group. Attendees are responsible for making their own hotel arrangements and payment.

For general course information, contact: or call 734-936-0148.