Thank you for attending SPENC 2024!

Annual Swedish Providence Endoscopy Nurses Conference

The Annual Swedish Providence Endoscopy Nurses Conference was held In-Person in Bellevue, WA and also as a Live Stream Conference on Saturday, February 3, 2024.

SPENC is the largest Endoscopy Nurses Conference in the U.S. hosting more than 1,000 attendees each year. This exciting event will provide a unique platform to network, learn, and share experiences with fellow professionals in a friendly and supportive atmosphere. Learn about updates in general and therapeutic endoscopy from providers from Swedish Digestive Health, Providence Health and other key speakers from the Pacific Northwest and across the nation.

We are excited to expand the largest NW endoscopy nurses and associates conference to the rest of the country within the virtual platform to endoscopy nurses, techs, MAs, PAs, NPs, physicians and other interested health care practitioners across the country.

Don't miss this chance to connect with like-minded professionals and build new relationships that will enhance your nursing career. We look forward to welcoming you at SPENC 2024 and embarking on this enriching and educational journey together.

Topics and Workshop Info

Participate in informative didactic presentations, engaging panel discussions, and interactive workshops led by renowned experts in the field. Gain valuable insights on the latest advancements in endoscopy techniques, best practices, and innovative approaches to patient care.

Hot Topics

  • Advanced Endoscopy
  • New Medications in GI
  • Advanced Closure
  • Interventional Pulmonary
  • Endohepatology
  • Alcoholic Liver Disease
  • Nutrition
  • Emotional Intelligence / Conflict Resolution


Workshops will cover newer technology including esophageal stenting, polypectomy, hemostasis, EUS and infection prevention. All attendees will have a special Infection Prevention session. In-Person attendees will choose from 7 hands on workshops, while Virtual Attendees will see 3 pre-selected workshops and have a choice of several other pre-recorded sessions. Workshops will include:

  • Closure
  • ERCP
  • Hemostasis
  • Pulmonary
  • Single Use Imaging
  • SpyGlass™ DS Direct Visualization System
  • Stents

We've Moved to Bellevue!

The 2024 Conference was held in beautiful downtown Bellevue at the Bellevue Hyatt Regency.

CME Info

The Pacific Northwest Gastroenterology Society (PNWGS) is accredited by the Washington State Medical Association to provide continuing medical education.

The PNWGS designates this live activity for a maximum of 9 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Learners should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

For the purpose of recertification, the American Nurses Credentialing Center accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. One Credit = One CEU as AMA PRA Category 1 Credits are a one-to-one conversion.

Attendance Options

  • IN-PERSON: Hyatt Regency Bellevue, also includes access to online recordings and presentation materials.
  • VIRTUAL: You'll receive a password and link to access the webinar, online recordings, and presentation materials prior to the conference.
  • RECORDINGS: Session recordings will be available for Enduring Credits for up to 90 days.  Access will be provided after the conference is complete.

After attending the course, please complete the evaluation survey.

When the survey is complete, please complete, sign and print the CME Certificate for your records.