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Wednesday, October 31 • 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Problems for the Post-Surgical Bariatric Patient

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There is growing interest in surgical intervention to help people lose weight, but such procedures can have many postoperative complications. Typically patients are discharged within 24 hours after surgery. This session will look at the types of surgeries that are on the rise, problems to watch for, and how to care for them when they occur.

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Susan Briggs, FNP-BC, APN, EMT, Instructor

Nurse Practitioner, Westchester Medical Center
Susan Briggs, APRN, MSN, FNP-BC, EMT, is a nurse practitioner at Westchester Medical Center in Westchester County New York.  One of Susan's many roles has been the Advanced Practice Provider for post op surgical patients in this large tertiary hospital. She also is a per diem Nurse... Read More →

Wednesday October 31, 2018 2:30pm - 3:30pm CDT
Room 105AB