Head and Neck Education: Hemodynamic Monitoring and Nutrition

Wednesday, July 12, 2023
The registration period has closed for this event.

7:30 AM to 8:30 AM



Please note: This will be the third session out of eight quarterly sessions in 2023 and 2024. The final session for 2023 is scheduled for October 11/October 12.


2024 Dates are tentatively scheduled for January 10/January 11, April 10/April 11, July 10/July 11, and October 9/October 10.


Attendance is not required at all sessions but is highly encouraged. This event will be recorded for online use. 


Value: $40.00, Cost:

  • $12 for general registrants
  • $0 for Methodist Health System employees, NMHS retirees, NMC alumni, NMC students (do not receive CE)


We welcome nurses, social workers, physical therapists, occupational therapists, speech therapists, respiratory therapists, and other healthcare professionals working with head and neck patients.


The purpose of this program is to educate healthcare professionals in order to provide improved patient care to head and neck patients utilizing current evidenced-based practices.


Program Objectives:

  • Discuss cardiac physiology and tools to monitor
  • Identify the role of nutrition and ways to provide nutrition to patients with head and neck cancer


In order to receive continuing education hours for this event, you must meet the following completion requirements:

  • Attendance at the entire activity
  • Completion/submission of evaluation form


Time Agenda
7:15am-7:30am Check-in or log in

Hemodynamic Monitoring (0.5CH) – Dr. Patel


Nutrition Therapy for Head and Neck Cancer Patients (0.5 CH) - Jami Tran-Balk



All content provided here is for educational and informational purposes only and is not intended as a substitute for individualized professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. Nothing contained herein establishes or shall be used to establish a standard of care.

Continuing Education

Nebraska Methodist College Professional Development awards educational contact hours to the disciplines listed below. Each professional is accountable to understand their accrediting/licensing body's standards and requirements. The definitive source of information on continuing education requirements is your state or national regulatory board.


Nurses: 1.0 contact hours awarded. Midwest Multistate Division Provider Approval # NE1025-1. Nebraska Methodist College Professional Development is approved with distinction as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the Midwest Multistate Division, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.


Social Work: This offering meets the continuing education criteria for 1.0 clock hours for Nebraska Social Workers.


Physical Therapist And Physical Therapist Assistants: This offering meets the continuing education criteria for 1.0 clock hours for Nebraska physical therapists and physical therapist assistants.


Occupational Therapist and Certified Occupational Therapist Assistants: This offering meets the continuing education criteria for 1.0 clock hours for Nebraska occupational therapists and certified occupational therapist assistants.


Speech Therapy: This offering meets the continuing education criteria for 1.0 clock hours for Nebraska Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology.


Respiratory Therapists: This program meets the continuing education criteria for 1.0 clock hours for Nebraska Respiratory Care Practitioners.


Education Credit: 1.0 Education hours. Nebraska Methodist College Professional Development assigns education hours based on 60 minutes of classroom instruction for each offering. Participants may use these for their professional continuing education hours and toward re-licensure if so approved within the standards and guidelines of their discipline.


Potential Relevant Financial Relationships: There are no financial relationships to disclose.





Herschel Patel, MD, Fellow, Creighton University, Resident, Methodist Estabrook Cancer Center

Jami Tran-Balk, RD, CSO, LMNT, Oncology Dietician, Methodist Estabrook Cancer Center

Course Materials

Handouts will be here once received from the presenter. We highly recommend you save &/or print the handouts for your use at the program.



Welcome Slides

Hemodynamic Monitoring

Nutrition in Head and Neck Patients

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Nebraska Methodist College Professional Development

720 N. 87th Street

Omaha, NE 68114


For questions about this course, contact tara.millerdonohue@methodistcollege.edu.


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