A Note from your President
Although I was not physically here for the August lunch and learn, you were in my thoughts. I thank the board members and especially Elizabeth McAllister for stepping in so I could have a wonderful and well needed vacation.
I do hope that all of you are continuing to enjoy the monthly lunch and learns. A lot of hospitals are not letting vendors market to them as much or at all, so this is a good way to interact with vendors from all parts of Case Management. We have vendors from home health, medical supplies, skilled nursing, rehab, insurances and hospital Case Managers and Social Workers. If you have not been coming, please make an effort to come. The benefits are worth it. Education, CEUs, lunch and networking. Also we have been trying to keep the education opportunities update on our web site for your convenience.
Next month is national Case Management celebration, just giving you a heads up so you can thank those who work so hard to take care of the needs of our patients.
Thank you and I will see you for the September 17,2014 lunch and learn.
Kathern Demicell, RNCCM
Middle Tennessee CMSA Chapter
Thank you to Our Sponsors!
If you are interested in sponsoring a Lunch & Learn, please contact Randy Bauch
Lunch & Learn
September 17, 2014
11:30 - 12:30 pm
Centennial Medical Center
MEDICAL CENTER BUILDING AUDITORIUM
2201 Murphy Avenue
Nashville, TN 37203
Sponsor: Centennial Bariatric
Speaker: Pam Davis, RN, BSN, Certified Bariatric Nurse
Topic: "A Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery Overview"
Lunch will be provided by Life Care Hickory Woods and The New Bridges Assisted Living Center (opening soon in Antioch).
CCM's & CEU's will be provided.
Recipe of the Month
Easy Apple Pancakes
•1 1/2 cups Pancake Mix (avoid brands containing hydrogenated oils)
•1/2 teaspoon Apple Pie Spice
•1 cup Water
•1 cup finely chopped Apples (about 1 medium Apple)
In a large bowl, combine the pancake mix and apple pie spice. Stir to mix. Add the water. Mix well to combine. Stir in the apples.
Coat a large nonstick skillet or griddle pan lightly with butter-flavored cooking spray. Warm over medium heat.
Scoop 1/4-cup measures of batter onto the skillet or griddle. Cook for about 2 to 3 minutes, or until bubbles appear on the tops of the pancakes.
Flip with a spatula and cook for about 1 to 2 minutes, or until cooked through.
Note: Apple pie spice is a bottled seasoning comprised of ground cinnamon and nutmeg, with additions that can include allspice, cloves, or ginger. If unavailable, replace it with ground cinnamon.
Serves: 4 | Serving Size: 3 pancakes
Per serving: Calories: 188; Total Fat: 3g; Saturated Fat: 1g; Cholesterol: 0; Sodium: 524mg; Total Carbohydrates: 36g; Dietary Fiber: 2g; Sugars: 6g; Protein: 4g
Nutrition Bonus: Potassium: 70mg; Vitamin A: 0%; Vitamin C: 3%; Calcium: 10%; Iron: 5%
CMSA Newsletter - September 2014
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