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ARKANSAS TRAUMA LEADERSHIP CONFERENCE 2014

The Arkansas Trauma Leadership Conference offers a unique forum for the trauma leaders and administrators of Arkansas’ trauma centers to network, discuss mutual problems, and share expertise with their colleagues from trauma centers across Arkansas.

Click here to Register for the ATERF 2014 Trauma Leadership Conference and events

Click here to get agenda and registration information: Registration Packet

Lodging reservations and/or cancellations must be made through Big Cedar Lodge at 417.339.5233.

The target audience of the Arkansas Trauma Leadership Conference is Trauma Program Managers/Coordinators, Trauma Program Medical Directors, and Hospital Administrators from trauma centers participating in the Arkansas Trauma System.

Topics Include:

  • Arkansas Trauma System Rules & Regulations
  • Clinical Practice Management Guidelines
  • TRAC Performance Improvement
  • Changes in Hopsital Finance
  • And More…

A “Lawn Barbeque” will be held Friday evening on the lawn and the 1st floor of the Grandview Conference Center (indoor and outdoor seating). The event is free for conference participants. Family members and guests are welcome. Additional tickets to these events may be purchased for $40 for adults and $20 for children (4-12 years old).

NOTE: This conference is only for Trauma Program Managers, Trauma Program Medical Directors, and Hospital Administrators.

Welcome to the Arkansas Trauma Education and Research Foundation (ATERF) website.

ATERF has developed and implemented a coordinated and comprehensive trauma education series for the state of Arkansas, providing educational products for prehospital providers, clinical nurses, trauma program management personnel, trauma teams, mid-level trauma providers, and physicians.

ATERF courses are limited to healthcare personnel licensed in Arkansas and employed by providers and facilities participating in the Arkansas trauma system.

From here you can view course descriptions, register online for courses, and read future newsletters, and information. As we evolve, grow, and learn, so will you. Please take some time to visit and register for courses and thanks for stopping by!

Important Membership Registration Information

Become a Member of the Arkansas Trauma Education and Research Foundation (ATERF)

Your membership will help to establish a leading national trauma system right here in Arkansas. ATERF will diligently provide representation for trauma care providers and their interests at the state capitol, and through all Arkansas boards, commissions, individuals, and organizations that pass laws affecting the Arkansas Trauma System.

Your membership helps to create a strong organization that understands the challenges that trauma healthcare providers face and that works diligently to represent trauma healthcare providers and their interests.

Click here to become a member of the Arkansas Trauma Education and Research Foundation (ATERF)

or click ‘Registration’ in the ‘Membership’ dropdown menu.

Membership ~ $25.

Affiliate Membership ~ $100.

You will receive a free lapel pin with your ATERF membership.

Important Course Registration Information

Course changes, textbooks/manuals, links to pretests, and CME/CEU certificates are sent to the e-mail and mailing addresses on the Registration Form in the ATERF online registration center.

Please ensure that the registrant’s personal e-mail address, home mailing address and phone number are filled out on the course registration form.

If accurate personal information is not provided on the registration form ATERF cannot guarantee that you will receive course textbooks/manuals, links to pretests, and CME/CEU certificates.

Thank you!

New Courses Posted

 
(Please see course listings for details)

Arkansas Trauma Leadership Conference 2014

August 15-16, 2014 – Big Cedar Lodge, Ridgedale, MO

“We are excited to offer, for the 2nd year in a row, this exciting program for Trauma Medical Directors, Trauma Program Managers, and Hospital Administrators. We hope to improve your effectiveness in your hospital trauma program leadership role.”

Click here to Register for the ATERF 2014 Trauma Leadership Conference and events

Click here to get agenda and registration information: Registration Packet

Mark your calendar for this fun and informative weekend getaway August 15-16th!

NOTE: This conference is only for Trauma Program Managers/Coordinators, Trauma Program Medical Directors, and Hospital Administrators.

Advanced Trauma Life Support Provider Courses (ATLS):

September 27-28, 2014 – UAMS, Little Rock
November 8-9, 2014 – White River Medical Center, Batesville

Rural Trauma Team Development Course (RTTDC):

August 14, 2014 – North Arkansas Regional Medical Center, Harrison

Trauma Nurse Core Course (TNCC) – Provider Courses:

September 5-6, 2014 – Conway Regional Medical Center, Conway
September 19-20, 2014 – Chicot Memorial Medical Center, Lake Village
October 3-4, 2014 – St. Bernard’s Medical Center, Jonesboro
October 10-11, 2014 – St. Vincent Infirmary, Hot Springs
October 24-25, 2014 – White River Medical Center, Batesville
November 14-15, 2014 – Baptist Health-Stuttgart, Stuttgart
November 17-18, 2014 – Ozark Mercy Hospital, Ozark