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2nd Southeastern Interprofessional Educational Conference
June 16, 2016
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Objective: As a result of participating in this activity, the attendee should be able to: Describe new health care approaches that affect patient cost, quality of care, and patient safety; discuss the implications of legal partnerships in health care practice that affect patient outcomes; integrate evidence based health care delivery mechanisms to promote quality outcomes across the continuum of care; strategize methods to incorporate interprofessional education into practice using a variety of approaches from multiple health care disciplines.
Hilton Asheville Biltmore Park, Asheville, NC
Target Audience: Phys (FM, IM), APN, PA, Pharm, Psyc, Nurses, Med/Nursing Students, Resp. Ther, Nutrition, Social Workers
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 6.00; Attendance Credit - 6.00
Chronic Pain Guidelines and Controlled Substance Efforts
June 16, 2016
Life Church
Cookeville, TN
Target Audience: Phys (IMED, FM, OB/GYN, Surg., Peds., Psyc., EMED, Path), APN, PA, Pharm, Psychologists, Nurses, Med and Nursing Students
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 3.00; Attendance Credit - 3.00
MSHA Physician Leadership Academy
June 17, 2016
Objective: As a result of participating in this activity, the attendee should be able to: Gain an understanding of emotional intelligence, behavioral styles and the impact of the two on interactions; Gain an understanding of tool and practice on how to leverage the knowledge to create effect interchanges; Review applications within the healthcare setting with hospital staff, hospital leaders, colleagues, patients and families; Explore conflict resolution strategies based on knowledge of self, knowledge of others, and knowledge of impact of approach with varying personality styles; Identify elements of a crucial conversation and how to address each element; Resolve disagreements--accurately address concerns by talking respectfully, candidly, and skillfully with someone in a safe way; Build acceptance rather than resistance--give and receive feedback in a way that enhances relationships and improves results; Speak persuasively, not abrasively--effectively talk about high-stakes, emotional and controversial topics; and Foster teamwork--get the right people involved in a way that ensures better decision-making and guarantees commitment and conviction.
SW VA Higher Education Center
Abingdon, VA
Target Audience: Phys(Fam, Int, Ob, Ped, Psychs, Surg, EM)
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 7.00; Attendance Credit - 7.00
30th Annual Alzheimer's Disease Management and Research Symposium
June 23, 2016 - June 24, 2016
Objective: As a result of participating in this learning activity, the attendee should be able to: Improve recognition of pre-clinical MCI and various types of dementia (Alzheimer's, Lewy body, FTD and Vascular; Identify advances in technology, including imaging and biomarkers to improve diagnosis and monitor disease progression in Alzheimer's disease; Compare the pathophysiology of ageing, Alzheimer's disease, delirium, depression and other geriatric syndromes; Identify potential targets for treatment of Alzheimer's disease; Discuss recommendations for decreasing the risk of developing dementia; Explain therapeutic breakthroughs in neurodegenerative disease; Identify emerging strategies likely to drive future advances in Alzheimer's disease; Provide improved and appropriate levels of care for patients with late stage dementia; Describe three problem solving strategies that can be used to deal with problem behaviors in dementia patients; Define and describe appropriate action related to the legal issues experienced by dementia patients and their families; Cite the currently emerging research evidence in the diagnosis and treatment of dementia; and Define steps in the differential diagnosis in Alzheimer's type dementia including current strategies of management.
Maryville College
Maryville, TN
Target Audience: Phys(Fam, Int, Neuros, Psych), APNs, PAs, Psych, RNs, LPNs, Med/Nursing Students, Nursing Home Admins, Social Workers
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 15.00; Attendance Credit - 15.00
One Care of Southwest Virginia - Prescription Drug Abuse Forum
July 1, 2016
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Objective: As a result of participating in this course/class, the attendee will be able to: incorporate overdose prevention education and naloxone rescue kits into medical and pharmacy practice by educating patients about overdose risk reduction and furnishing naloxone rescue kits; evaluate current scientific approaches to the diagnosis and treatment of substance use disorders; describe licensing boards' required approaches to pain management; compare options available for treatment of opioid dependence (i.e., methadone maintenance therapy, buprenorphine, naltrexone) with a focus on safety, efficacy and appropriate prescribing precautions; describe the universal precautions for prescribing controlled substances; and interpret prescription drug monitoring reports as a routine practice in patient-centered care.
Maryville, TN
Target Audience: Phys (IM, FM, OB, EM) Surg, Ped, Psyc, APNs, PAs, Pharm, Nurses, Medical or Nursing Students
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 6.00; Attendance Credit - 6.00
ETSU Quillen Society Lecture: Health Disparities in Medical Education and Medical Practice
July 30, 2016
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Objective: As a result of participating in this activity, the attendee should be able to; recognize health disparities across medicine and how education and clinical practice are moving to address these; understand the unique terms sex and gender; recognize the limitations of one-sex medicine; and apply a sex and gender lens to achieve personalized patient-centered care.
Millennium Center
Johnson City, TN
Target Audience: Phys(Fam, Int, OB GYN, Ped, Psych, Sur, EM), Medical or Nursing Students
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 2.00; Attendance Credit - 2.00
32nd Annual East Tennessee Southwest Virginia Pediatric Conference
July 30, 2016 - July 31, 2016
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Objective: As a result of participating in this activity, the attendee should be able to; utilize current guidelines to make informed diagnostic and therapeutic decisions based on current scientific evidence; implement measures needed to enhance or maintain health and function and prevent disease; and implement a teleECHO or similar program to improve access to patients and reduce cost of care.
Southwest Virginia Higher Education Center
Target Audience: Phys (Fam, Int, Ped, EM), APNs, PAs, Nurses, Medical or Nursing Students
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 12.00; Attendance Credit - 12.00
Volunteer to Save a Life: Tennessee Overdose Education and Naloxone Dist. for Healthcare Providers
August 1, 2016
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Objective: As a result of participating in this activity, the attendee should be able to; explain the epidemiology of opioid overdose in Tennessee; describe the naloxone rescue act of Tennessee and associated Good Samaritan protection; examine risk factors associated with opioid overdose; incorporate overdose prevention education and naloxone rescue kits into medical and pharmacy practice by educating patients about overdose risk reduction and furnishing naloxone rescue kits.
Bill Gatton College of Pharmacy
Target Audience: Phys(Fam, Int, OB GYN, Ped, Psych, Sur, EM), APNs, PAs, Pharm, Psych, Nurses, Medical or Nursing Students
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 1.50; Attendance Credit - 1.50
A Tough Pill to Swallow
August 19, 2016
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Objective: As a result of participating in this activity, the attendee should be able to: Apply best practices for opioid analgesics and understand new policies and guidelines that are available; Assess what alternative methods to pain management might work for a patient; Evaluate patients for Substance Abuse and refer them to treatment; Understand different perspectives; and Demonstrate understanding of Nalaxone.
Millennium Center
Johnson City, TN
Target Audience: Phys(Fam, Int, OB, Ped, EM), APNs, PAs, Pharms, Psychs
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 6.00; Attendance Credit - 6.00
Chronic Pain Guidelines and Controlled Substance Efforts
August 25, 2016
Hardin County Medical Center
Savannah, TN
Target Audience: Phys (IMED, FM, OB/GYN, Surg., Peds., Psyc., EMED, Path), APN, PA, Pharm, Psychologists, Nurses, Med and Nursing Students
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 3.00; Attendance Credit - 3.00
Chronic Pain Guidelines and Controlled Substance Efforts
October 25, 2016
Madison County General Hospital
Jackson, TN
Target Audience: Phys (IMED, FM, OB/GYN, Surg., Peds., Psyc., EMED, Path), APN, PA, Pharm, Psychologists, Nurses, Med and Nursing Students
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 3.00; Attendance Credit - 3.00
Chronic Pain Guidelines and Controlled Substance Efforts
November 3, 2016
West Park Professional Building
Knoxville, TN
Target Audience: Phys (IMED, FM, OB/GYN, Surg., Peds., Psyc., EMED, Path), APN, PA, Pharm, Psychologists, Nurses, Med and Nursing Students
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 3.00; Attendance Credit - 3.00
Controversies in Pain Management: Choosing a Different Path
November 4, 2016
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Objective: As a result of participating in this activity, the attendee should be able to; describe several common Complimentary and Integrative techniques used in the treatment of pain; discuss the evidence supporting the use of these techniques in pain treatment; and demonstrate competency in Battlefield Acupuncture and basic Os.
Millennium Center
Johnson City, TN
Target Audience: Phys(Fam, Int, OB GYN, Ped, Psych, Sur, EM), APNs, PAs, Pharm, Psych, Nurses, Medical or Nursing Students, PTs
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 8.00; Attendance Credit - 8.00