Dermatology in the Primary Care Office – From Principles to Practice Strategies

All AMS CME meetings are held in Sarasota, Florida, and are designed for Primary Care Practitioners in the specialties of Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Emergency Medicine, and even Specialists who would like practical and clinically relevant reviews and updates in Primary Care Medicine. • “Cases That Have Taught Me a Lesson.” (F. Miller) • Acne: Pathophysiology and Treatment. (J. Miller) • Approach to Rosacea and the Red Face. (J. Miller) • Clinical Pearls in Dermatology....
American Medical Seminars

Internal Medicine: A Clinical Update

All AMS CME meetings are held in Sarasota, Florida, and are designed for Primary Care Practitioners in the specialties of Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Emergency Medicine, and even Specialists who would like practical and clinically relevant reviews and updates in Primary Care Medicine. 1. A Practical Approach to Falls and Urinary Incontinence in the Elderly. (Oberlender) 2. Approach to the Management of Chest Pain. (Horowitz) 3. Cardiac Issues in Peri-Operative Risk Assessment. (H...
American Medical Seminars

Family Medicine: An Evidence-Based Approach to Patient Care

All AMS CME meetings are held in Sarasota, Florida, and are designed for Primary Care Practitioners in the specialties of Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Emergency Medicine, and even Specialists who would like practical and clinically relevant reviews and updates in Primary Care Medicine. 1. Adult Health Screening and Immunizations – Evidence-Based Approach. (Muncie) 2. Anemia – A Finding, Not Yet a Diagnosis. (Muncie) 3. Carpal Tunnel Syndrome. (Malone) 4. Chronic Obstructive Pulm...
American Medical Seminars

13th Annual Midwest Hospital Medicine Conference

Explain the challenges for hospital-based healthcare professionals in the Midwest. Identify nosocomial infections and how to prevent, diagnose and treat them. Explain risk factors for opioid abuse and strategies to minimize potential for abuse. Describe signs and symptoms of alcohol and opioid withdrawal and evidence based strategies to manage alcohol and opioid withdrawal. Analyze inpatient guidelines for treatment of conditions such as COPD and Pneumonia. Describe key features of effect...
Northwestern University

Radiology for the Non-Radiologist

All AMS CME meetings are held in Sarasota, Florida, and are designed for Primary Care Practitioners in the specialties of Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Emergency Medicine, and even Specialists who would like practical and clinically relevant reviews and updates in Primary Care Medicine. • Abdominal Radiography. (Smith) • Back Pain Imaging. (Guttentag) • Basic Chest X-Ray Interpretation. (Guttentag) • Brain and Spine Trauma. (Lee) • Contrast and Radiation Issues in Radio...
American Medical Seminars

Primary Care: Top Topics in Rheumatology and Geriatrics

All AMS CME meetings are held in Sarasota, Florida, and are designed for Primary Care Practitioners in the specialties of Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Emergency Medicine, and even Specialists who would like practical and clinically relevant reviews and updates in Primary Care Medicine. • A Diagnostic and Therapeutic Approach to the Patient Presenting with an Inflammatory Arthritis. (Pendelton) • A Practical Approach to Falls and Urinary Incontinence in the Elderly. (Oberlender) ...
American Medical Seminars

Case Studies on Improving Patient Engagement through the HIV Continuum of Care: A STEP-HIV

This activity will focus on the stages of the HIV Care Continuum and – using New York City as an example – shows how data systems can be used to improve HIV prevention and care services provided by the healthcare team. This interactive webinar is the latest in a series of Special Training for Effective Providers in HIV (STEP-HIV) initiatives developed by ACTHIV and the American Academy of CME, Inc. to promote HIV workforce development.
American Academy of CME

Case Studies in Recognizing and Managing Opportunistic Infections in HIV-Infected Individuals: A STEP-HIV Initiative

his webinar is the latest in a series of Special Training for Effective Providers in HIV (STEP-HIV) initiatives developed by ACTHIV and the American Academy of CME, Inc. to promote HIV workforce development through education for healthcare professionals who are in training or who are in practice but are new to HIV medicine. It will focus on the recognition and management of opportunistic infections encountered among HIV-infected patients and provide a review of guidelines on when to start ART ...
American Academy of CME

Case Studies in HIV and HCV Coinfection: A STEP-HIV Initiative

This webinar is the latest in a series of Special Training for Effective Providers in HIV (STEP-HIV) initiatives developed by ACTHIV and the American Academy of CME, Inc. to promote HIV workforce development through education for healthcare professionals who are in training or who are in practice but are new to HIV medicine. It will focus on the approach to evaluation and management of patients with HIV/chronic HCV infection, beginning with a review of current epidemiologic data and management...
American Academy of CME

Case Studies in Managing the Treatment‐Experienced HIV Patient: A STEP-HIV Initiative

To achieve optimal health outcomes, people living with HIV require continuous access to quality care and treatment for HIV as well as for their other health conditions. (Institute of Medicine 2012) However at the same time, it has been documented that there are an insufficient number of health care professionals with the necessary expertise to care for the growing number of individuals living with HIV.
American Academy of CME

Navigating Changes in LDL Management: Focus on PCSK9 Inhibitors Meeting Coverage from the CRT Conference 2017

This live symposium coverage at the CRT Conference 2017 in Washington D.C. features expert faculty who discuss current changes and challenges in LDL management in an evolving therapeutic environment. New therapeutic agents, including PCSK9 inhibitors and their role in the existing statin-based drug armamentarium, are evaluated from a risk-benefit profile as an option for treating populations who may not be good candidates for statin therapy. Newly issued cholesterol guidelines for managing bot...
ACHL

Office-Based Infusions Toolkit: A Setup Guide for Your Practice

Do you want to improve immunology care outcomes, increase medication compliance rates, grow your practice, and improve your relationship with patients? If so, then an in-house infusion clinic might be right for you and your patients. View this detailed, yet simple practice-setup guide for: - Business and financial planning templates - Infusion pricing and reimbursement information - Tips for patient recruitment and rapid growth strategies - Staffing considerations ...
ACHL

Nurse Executive Exam Review (Basic & Advanced) - Mystic

The purpose of this activity is to enable the learner to prepare to successfully pass the Basic or Advanced ANCC certification exam. The course combines knowledge-based lectures so that the nursing leaders will have a review of current trends, important leadership skills and essential management concepts designed specifically for current nursing leaders. Day 1 will provide a review of leadership and management, problem solving and quality management, nursing research, evidence-based practice ...
MED-ED

Current Concepts in Cardiopulmonary Care - Atlantic City

This two-day course is geared to providing the new and experienced nurse, CRNA and respiratory therapist with a review of cardiopulmonary system pathophysiology along with common issues seen often in today’s environment. Also a review of heart failure, along with pulmonary hypertension, will be presented with common treatment plans. Finally, a discussion and presentation of sepsis and its effects on the heart and lungs will also be presented. PROGRAM LEARNING OUTCOMES This program prepa...
MED-ED

Critical Care Concepts: Beyond the Basics - St. Louis

Although there are many programs available for those working in critical care, there is a need for those that are considered the "experts" to be challenged and further build their critical thinking skills. With the constant changes in evidence-based practice that drives what and why we do what we do, for many of us the only way to stay on top of the changes is through interaction in seminar format. Come learn, grow, and be challenged as we move beyond the basics with the sickest of our patient...
MED-ED

Comprehensive Colposcopy

This evidence-based course is designed for the beginning/intermediate colposcopist. It will also benefit clinicians needing updated information about the newly published 2012 Cervical Cancer Screening Guidelines, the Updated Consensus Guidelines for Managing Abnormal Cervical Cancer Screening Tests and Cancer Precursors, and new concepts about HPV screening and triage, treatment methods, and HPV epidemiology. The course is designed to improve competencies I medical knowledge, practice-based le...
American Society for Colposcopy and Cervical Pathology - ASCCP

HIV/HCV Coinfection: A Primer for Pharmacists and Nurses

It is estimated that in the United States approximately 25% of patients infected with HIV are also coinfected with the hepatitis C virus. This percentage increases to 80% in patients with HIV who also inject drugs. Research has shown that HIV accelerates the progression of liver disease in coinfected patients and increases the risk of developing cirrhosis and cirrhosis complications. In the era of direct-acting antivirals the landscape for treating coinfected patients has changed dramatically ...
freeCE.com

HIV/HCV Coinfection: A Primer for Pharmacists and Nurses

It is estimated that in the United States approximately 25% of patients infected with HIV are also coinfected with the hepatitis C virus. This percentage increases to 80% in patients with HIV who also inject drugs. Research has shown that HIV accelerates the progression of liver disease in coinfected patients and increases the risk of developing cirrhosis and cirrhosis complications. In the era of direct-acting antivirals the landscape for treating coinfected patients has changed dramatically ...
freeCE.com

HIV/HCV Coinfection: A Primer for Pharmacists and Nurses

It is estimated that in the United States approximately 25% of patients infected with HIV are also coinfected with the hepatitis C virus. This percentage increases to 80% in patients with HIV who also inject drugs. Research has shown that HIV accelerates the progression of liver disease in coinfected patients and increases the risk of developing cirrhosis and cirrhosis complications. In the era of direct-acting antivirals the landscape for treating coinfected patients has changed dramatically ...
freeCE.com

HIV/HCV Coinfection: A Primer for Pharmacists and Nurses

It is estimated that in the United States approximately 25% of patients infected with HIV are also coinfected with the hepatitis C virus. This percentage increases to 80% in patients with HIV who also inject drugs. Research has shown that HIV accelerates the progression of liver disease in coinfected patients and increases the risk of developing cirrhosis and cirrhosis complications. In the era of direct-acting antivirals the landscape for treating coinfected patients has changed dramatically ...
freeCE.com

HIV/HCV Coinfection: A Primer for Pharmacists and Nurses

It is estimated that in the United States approximately 25% of patients infected with HIV are also coinfected with the hepatitis C virus. This percentage increases to 80% in patients with HIV who also inject drugs. Research has shown that HIV accelerates the progression of liver disease in coinfected patients and increases the risk of developing cirrhosis and cirrhosis complications. In the era of direct-acting antivirals the landscape for treating coinfected patients has changed dramatically ...
freeCE.com

Critical Care Concepts: Beyond the Basics

Although there are many programs available for those working in critical care, there is a need for those that are considered the "experts" to be challenged and further build their critical thinking skills. With the constant changes in evidence-based practice that drives what and why we do what we do, for many of us the only way to stay on top of the changes is through interaction in seminar format. Come learn, grow, and be challenged as we move beyond the basics with the sickest of our patient...
MED-ED

Emergency Triage: Assess & Intervene

This intense one-day review will cover one of the most critical assignments for the ED nurse: triage. This program will review gathering a patient’s history, assessment skills and critical thinking. This course is designed to provide participants with a review of systems and discuss common emergencies for each system. Interactive triage case studies will challenge even the most seasoned nurses. PROGRAM LEARNING OUTCOMES This program prepares the learner to: 1. Describe the benefits of...
MED-ED

1st Annual Mayo Clinic Advances and Innovations in Complex Neuroscience Patient Care: Brain and Spine

The modern care of patients who suffer from challenging clinical neuroscience problems requires a multidisciplinary team. This course provides neuroscience care team members the latest advances and innovations in complex brain, spinal and peripheral nerve disorders including brain and skull base tumors, neurovascular diseases including complex arteriovenous malformations, spinal disorders including scoliosis, acute stroke and other exciting and important neuroscience frontiers.
Mayo Clinic

Mayo Clinic Hospital Medicine: Managing Complex Patients 2017

Hospital Medicine is the fastest growing medical specialty and requires a diverse skill set. Hospital-based health care providers must be able to diagnose and manage a wide variety of clinical conditions, coordinate transitions of care, provide perioperative management to surgical patients and contribute to quality improvement and hospital administration. This program is specifically designed to ensure that participants augment their skill set to meet these many challenges in an effort to ...
Mayo Clinic

Mayo Clinic Gastroenterology and Hepatology 2018

Mayo Clinic’s Gastroenterology and Hepatology 2018 is designed to update physicians and other health care providers practicing in gastroenterology and hepatology about new approaches to the diagnosis and management of gastrointestinal and liver diseases. Faculty will present data on multiple topics, including general gastroenterology, inflammatory bowel disease, colorectal neoplasia, esophageal diseases, motility, nutrition, pancreaticobiliary disorders, endoscopy and hepatology.
Mayo Clinic

Infectious Diseases in the Adult Patient: A Primary Care Update

https://www.americanmedicalseminars.com/images/pdfs/S32-LiveObjectives/BowmanKayesZuckermanObj.pdf NARRATIVE DESCRIPTION Following this course, the participant should be able to recognize the epidemiology and classify commonly presenting infectious diseases; identify the clinical manifestations, pathogenesis and methods of diagnosing the presenting diseases; and apply the current recommendations of pharmacologic management, referral or follow-up and prevention. This activity is ex...
American Medical Seminars

Wake Up! The Evolution of Intubation and General Anesthesia Reversal Agents

This activity is intended for health-system pharmacists and nurses. On this journey through the process of intubation to extubation & we will review the process of intubation and discuss the most commonly utilized drugs and the rationale behind their use to include etomidate, benzodiazepines, neuromuscular blockers, propofol and ketamine. Now that the patient is intubated, we must keep them sedated until extubation. Common sedation medications such propofol, benzodiazepines and dexmedetomidine...
freeCE.com

Wake Up! The Evolution of Intubation and General Anesthesia Reversal Agents

This activity is intended for health-system pharmacists and nurses. On this journey through the process of intubation to extubation & we will review the process of intubation and discuss the most commonly utilized drugs and the rationale behind their use to include etomidate, benzodiazepines, neuromuscular blockers, propofol and ketamine. Now that the patient is intubated, we must keep them sedated until extubation. Common sedation medications such propofol, benzodiazepines and dexmedetomidine...
freeCE.com

Nutrition for the Preterm Infant: Impact on Growth, Development, and Intestinal Health

Surveillance by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has identified pervasive nutritional problems in infants and young children in the United States.(Reinold 2009; Polhamus 2007) Although breastfeeding is the gold standard in infant nutrition, there are a number of factors that may impact infant breastfeeding (ability, frequency and amount of intake): infant age and development (preterm vs term infants), extent of mother’s milk supply, time and schedule constraints on a mother’s...
ACHL

Case Managers and Their Role in Improving Patient Outcomes in Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis

Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF) is a rare, progressive lung disease that greatly impacts patients’ quality of life and diminishes life expectancy. Newer therapies slow lung function decline. These therapies are used in combination with oxygen supplementation, pulmonary rehabilitation, symptomatic treatment, and supportive care. Case managers and respiratory therapists need education on the new therapies and supportive care to educate and counsel patients with IPF, as well as optimize the...
ACHL

Obstetrical Simulation Course: Emergencies & Catastrophes

The course will feature didactic and handson team training in shoulder dystocia, postpartum hemorrhage, eclamptic seizure, maternal code, magnesium toxicity and vaginal breech delivery. Additionally, the course will include didactic and hands-on training on 5 task training stations: operative vaginal delivery, post-partum hemorrhaging vaginal laceration repair, Bakri balloon and B-lynch suture techniques, giving bad news to a patient and her family and appropriate documentation of a...
USF Health Professions Conferencing Corporation

2018 Symposium Update in Allergy and Immunology

This program is designed to meet the educational needs of Internal Medicine (ABIM MOC Points available to Internal Medicine specialties) and Family Medicine Physicians. Target audience also includes Pediatricians, Emergency Medicine Specialists, Allergy/ Immunology Specialists, Nurses, Physician Assistants, Advanced Practice Nurses, Residents, Medical Students and other Healthcare Professionals who care for patients with allergic and immunologic disorders.
USF Health Professions Conferencing Corporation

A Pharmacist's Guide to Caring for Patients Undergoing Treatment for Head and Neck Cancer

This learning activity is intended to provide community pharmacists caring for patients with head and neck cancer with a baseline knowledge of immunotherapy agents utilized and their side effects. Participants will also acquire appropriate adverse effect management strategies. Tactics for communicating with patients who may have disease related barriers will also be discussed
freeCE.com

A Pharmacist's Guide to Caring for Patients Undergoing Treatment for Head and Neck Cancer

This learning activity is intended to provide community pharmacists caring for patients with head and neck cancer with a baseline knowledge of immunotherapy agents utilized and their side effects. Participants will also acquire appropriate adverse effect management strategies. Tactics for communicating with patients who may have disease related barriers will also be discussed
freeCE.com

A Pharmacist's Guide to Caring for Patients Undergoing Treatment for Head and Neck Cancer

This learning activity is intended to provide community pharmacists caring for patients with head and neck cancer with a baseline knowledge of immunotherapy agents utilized and their side effects. Participants will also acquire appropriate adverse effect management strategies. Tactics for communicating with patients who may have disease related barriers will also be discussed
freeCE.com

A Pharmacist's Guide to Caring for Patients Undergoing Treatment for Head and Neck Cancer

This learning activity is intended to provide community pharmacists caring for patients with head and neck cancer with a baseline knowledge of immunotherapy agents utilized and their side effects. Participants will also acquire appropriate adverse effect management strategies. Tactics for communicating with patients who may have disease related barriers will also be discussed
freeCE.com

2017 CURRENTS: Annual Nursing Conference - Charleston

In today’s healthcare environment, hospitalized patients are arriving sicker than in past years, requiring complex assessment and intervention. A specialized body of knowledge, along with skills and experience to promote patient safety and optimum outcomes are crucial for healthcare providers. CURRENTS 2017 has assembled a group of select experts who will provide the learner with in-depth concepts of patient care that go beyond the basics in order to provide evidence-based, safe care to the ...
MED-ED

Comprehensive Strategies to Improve Clinical Outcomes in Heart Failure

This enduring webcast features an expert panel of three faculty members who will participate in an interactive discussion that will integrate problem-based learning with evidence-based medicine to help incorporate newly issued guideline updates into clinical practice. Panel sessions and audience participation will help to highlight how medical therapies may be combined with devices, and how post-hospital discharge strategies may be optimized, in order to improve patient outcomes in heart failu...
ACHL

Acute and Chronic Leukemias 2017

This is a two-day comprehensive symposium that will feature interactive case presentations with a panel of experts weighing in on pivotal treatment issues as well as taking questions from the audience. These sessions will highlight standard of care, new treatments, side effects of treatment, as well as any pertinent clinical issues of a specific diagnosis. The interactive case presentations topics will be: Chronic Myeloid Leukemia, Myeloproliferative Neoplasms, Acute Myeloid Leukemia, and C...
Mayo Clinic

DAN-UHMS Fall 2017 Diving and Hyberbaric Medicine Course

This course is designed primarily for physicians. However, emergency medical personnel, paramedics, nurses and professionals, as well as instructors, divemasters and nonmedical, diving-related personnel with an interest in dive medicine may also find the course valuable. The program focuses on diving and hyperbaric medicine with emphasis on the latest scientific literature in the field. The course features lectures, case presentations and support materials as well as both formal and informa...
Divers Alert Network (DAN) and Undersea & Hyperbaric Medical Society (UHMS)

Time Sensitive Issues: Stroke, STEMI, Sepsis - Charlotte

This seminar is designed for all healthcare professionals caring for the adult hospitalized patient. The focus of the presentation is rapid assessment, triage and treatment of the three most time sensitive emergencies for the hospitalized adult. Acute myocardial infarction (STEMI), stroke and sepsis are now the “golden hour” emergencies that require rapid identification, diagnostic testing and treatment for improved survival. This program will address the process of moving the patient quic...
MED-ED

Comprehensive Pain Management in Palliative Care: Relieving the Burden of Opioid-Induced Constipation

Educational Objectives After completing this activity, the participant should be better able to: - Evaluate baseline and ongoing bowel function in palliative care patients who need opioid-based pain management - Describe the mechanisms of action, published evidence, and prescribing considerations for FDA-approved medications in the treatment of OIC - Incorporate prophylactic bowel regimens and newer OIC therapies into comprehensive palliative care plans - Communicate with opioid-treated...
Integritas Communications

Multidisciplinary Management of Breast Cancer During Pregnancy

Learning Objectives: 1. Describe the method of determining the appropriate timing of surgery and regimen of chemotherapy for patients with BCDP. 2. Compare the dosing of chemotherapy for pregnant and non-pregnant patients. 3. Cite treatments contraindicated in BCDP. 4. Discuss the recommended supportive-care drugs and imaging approaches best suited to patients with BCDP. Background. Although breast cancer during pregnancy (BCDP) is rare (occurring with only 0.4% of all BC diagnoses i...
Society For Translational Oncology

Primary Care Internal Medicine

The Comprehensive 2017 Primary Care Update Updates, advances, and best practices to optimize patient care and clinical outcomes. Designed for busy clinicians, this comprehensive Harvard Medical School CME program ensures that you are current with the most important clinical changes and innovations impacting primary care, and prepared to integrate them into your practice. In one immersive experience, participants learn advances and improved approaches to: • Cardiovascular disease • Dise...
Harvard Medical School Global and Continuing Education

Infectious Diseases in Primary Care

The Comprehensive Infectious Disease Update for Primary Care Physicians, Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants This Harvard Medical School CME course presents all of the latest guidelines and best practices in Infectious Disease to enable primary care providers to better prevent, diagnose, and treat them. Participants will learn the implications for ambulatory practice of key innovations in the field, and ensure that their ability to address common ID challenges is fully current. ...
Harvard Medical School Global and Continuing Education

Career Advancement and Leadership Skills for Women in Healthcare

Strategies and Skills Development for Career Advancement and Leadership This professional development program delivers evidence-based strategies, skills development and education that help women at various stages of their healthcare careers step into and succeed in leadership positions. It also helps women—and men—effectively cultivate female managerial talent in healthcare settings by developing the following competencies: LEADERSHIP SKILLS Strategic planning and execution Team bu...
Harvard Medical School Global and Continuing Education

Neurological Emergencies

Neurological Symptoms and Conditions: How to Rapidly Identify High-Risk Patients and Optimize Their Outcomes When patients present with the following neurological symptoms or conditions, there may be little time to determine which cases are emergencies and take the appropriate next steps. High-Frequency Symptoms • Headache • Back pain • Dizziness • Delirium • Weakness High-Risk Conditions • Ischemic and hemorrhagic stroke • Subdural hematoma • TIA • Spinal cord co...
Harvard Medical School Global and Continuing Education

Update in Hospital Medicine 2017

Comprehensive updates, advances, and best practices to optimize inpatient care and outcomes This special 3-day program enables you to quickly and effectively become current with the wide array of evidence, guidelines and best practices required for optimal inpatient care. Encompassing a breadth of important hospital medicine conditions, this program pairs the most recent updates with guidance to incorporate them into practice. Coverage includes: • Heart failure • Atrial fibrillation ...
Harvard Medical School Global and Continuing Education

The Oncologist:Management of Cancer in the Older Age Person: An Approach to Complex Medical Decisions

Learning Objectives: 1. Describe the proper approach to elderly cancer patients from the clinician’s point of view. 2. Discuss novel treatments and management approaches to elderly cancer patients based on their functional ages and their social and emotional needs. 3. Perform assessment of physiologic age. 4. Interpret “rapid learning” databases in the treatment of older cancer patients. Background The management of cancer in older aged people is becoming a common problem due to ...
Society For Translational Oncology

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