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The Virginia CHC Leadership Institute 2017-2018
February 21, 2018
Objective: As a result of participating in this activity, the attendee should be able to; understand the evolving health care system through changes in Medicare, Medicaid, FAMIS, the Virginia Health Insurance Marketplace, health plan strategies, employer health strategies , state and HRSA policies, and community needs; understand and apply best practices in clinical management in response to health system changes and community health needs; and effectively engage in collaborative leadership with CHC staff and peer organizations.
Virginia Community Healthcare Association
Henrico, VA
Target Audience: Phys (FM, IM), Psychiatrists, Dental Professionals, APNs, PAs, Pharmacists, Psychologists, Nurses, Licensed Clinical Social Workers
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 6.00; Attendance Credit - 6.00
Regional Conference for Complex Patients
March 1, 2018 - March 2, 2018
Objective: As a result of participating in this activity, the attendee will be able to; describe 2-3 best-practice models for addressing complex patients using a team-based approach; discuss 2-3 local initiatives addressing complex patients using a team-based approach; and describe 1-2 practice change targets for their own practice improvement around this topic.
Millennium Center
Johnson City, TN
Target Audience: Phys (Fam, EM), Peds, APN, PA, Pharm, Psych, Nurses, Health Managers, Clinic Managers
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 9.50; Attendance Credit - 9.50
One Care of Southwest Virginia - Prescription Drug Abuse Forum
March 3, 2018
Meets TN and VA Prescribing Practices Credit Requirements
Objective: As a result of participating in this activity, 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 nalozone 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 use disorders (i.e. methadone maintenance therapy, buprenorphine, naltrexone); apply VA Bd of Med emergency regulations on prescribing of opioids or buprenorphine to common clinical case scenarios; and interpret prescription drug monitoring reports as a routine practice in patient-centered care.
Patrick Henry Comm. College
Martinsville, VA
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™ - 6.50; Attendance Credit - 6.50
One Care of Southwest Virginia - Prescription Drug Abuse Forum
March 4, 2018
Meets TN and VA Prescribing Practices Credit Requirements
Objective: As a result of participating in this activity, 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 nalozone 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 use disorders (i.e. methadone maintenance therapy, buprenorphine, naltrexone); apply VA Bd of Med emergency regulations on prescribing of opioids or buprenorphine to common clinical case scenarios; and interpret prescription drug monitoring reports as a routine practice in patient-centered care.
Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine
Roanoke, VA
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™ - 6.50; Attendance Credit - 6.50
Opioid Addiction: Improving Patient Outcomes
March 6, 2018
Objective: As a result of participating in this activity, the attendee will be able to; identify the relative effectiveness and side effects of common oral pain medications; identify the 4 main mechanisms of pain and their impact on acute and chronic pain; improve their ability to screen, assess, and refer patients for substance use disorders; and improve the understanding of effectiveness of non-opioid treatments for pain.
Methodist Medical Center
Oak Ridge, TN
Target Audience: Phys(Fam, Int, OB/GYN, EM) Surgeons, APNs, PAs, PharmD, Nurses
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 2.00; Attendance Credit - 2.00
Opioid Addiction: Improving Patient Outcomes
March 7, 2018
Objective: As a result of participating in this activity, the attendee will be able to; identify the relative effectiveness and side effects of common oral pain medications; identify the 4 main mechanisms of pain and their impact on acute and chronic pain; improve their ability to screen, assess, and refer patients for substance use disorders; and improve the understanding of effectiveness of non-opioid treatments for pain.
LeConte Medical Center
Sevierville, TN
Target Audience: Phys(Fam, Int, OB/GYN, EM) Surgeons, APNs, PAs, PharmD, Nurses
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 2.00; Attendance Credit - 2.00
22nd Annual Louis A. Cancellaro Primary Care Conference
March 19, 2018 - March 22, 2018
Objective: As a result of participating in this activity, the attendee should be able to; evaluate patients of all ages using most current medical trends; demonstrate an increased knowledge base on up-to-date pharmacological agents available; determine the most appropriate treatment for patients in the primary care setting; apply knowledge to current panel of patients; demonstrate understanding of current medications available for treatment of chronic illnesses; and compare current diagnosis treatment plan to alternative medicines and treatment.
Millennium Center
Johnson City, TN
Target Audience: Phys (FM, IM, OB/GYN, Peds, Psych, Surgeons, Emergency Med), Residents/Fellows, Orthopedists, APN, ,PA, Pharm, Psych, Nurses, Med/Nursing Student
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 31.00; Attendance Credit - 31.00
Smith County Opioid Addiction and Prescribing Forum
March 20, 2018
Meets TN Prescribing Practices Requirements
Objective: As a result of participating in this activity, the attendee should be able to; understand chronic pain guideline updates; understand outcomes of previous efforts; and visualize prescription related trends.
Community Center, Smithville, TN
Target Audience: Phys (Fam,Int,OB,EM), Peds ,Psychiatrists, Surgeons, all licensed MDs, APNs, PAs, Pharm, Psychologists, Nurses, all prescribers
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 2.00; Attendance Credit - 2.00
Changing Behavior, Changing Outcomes: Integrative Approaches to Pain Management
April 6, 2018
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Objective: As a result of participating in this activity, the attendee should be able to: utilize several common non-opioid approaches used in the treatment of pain; discuss the evidence supporting the use of these techniques in pain treatment; create a connection between behavioral health and physical pain; set appropriate expectations for treatment of pain; and identify and diagnose opioid disorders.
Johnson City, TN
Target Audience: Phys (Fam Med, IM, OB/GYN, Peds, Psych, Surgeons, Emergency Med), Pain clinicians, APNs, PAs, Pharm, Psychologists, Nurses, Med/Nursing Students
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 8.00; Attendance Credit - 8.00
TN EMSC 17th Annual Update in Acute and Emergency Care Pediatrics Conference (PEM)
April 13, 2018 - April 14, 2018
Objective: As a result of participating in this activity, the attendee should be able to; understand emergency areas and new considerations in acute and pediatric care; be better prepared for the complications that caring for pediatric population present in the acute setting; and standardize systems of acute care so that pediatric patients are experiencing best practices in acute and emergency care.
Knoxville Convention Center, Knoxville, TN
Target Audience: Phys (Fam, Int, EM) Peds, Psyc, Surgeons, Pulmonary Residents, APN, PA, RN, LPN, Medical or Nursing Students
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 10.00; Attendance Credit - 10.00
8th AnnualEllie Pryor Lectureship
April 19, 2018
Objective: As a result of participating in this activity, the attendee will be able to; describe basic common medial issues that encompass women with disabilities; describe a physical barrier that women with disabilities face at a physicians office; define an attitudinal barrier; and understand the consequences of attitudinal barriers in a clinical environment.
Millennium Center
Johnson City, TN
Target Audience: Phys(Fam, IM, OB/GYN, EM), Psyc, Surgeons, PharmD, APN, PA, Nurses, Medical or Nursing Students
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 1.00; Attendance Credit - 1.00
Moving Mountains: Local-Global Health Perspectives
April 28, 2018
Objective: As a result of participating in this activity, the attendee should be able to; describe several principles of responsible global health work; demonstrate specific examples of ways to care for yourself when working internationally; and discuss several ways medical interventions in limited resource settings may vary from typical practice in the United States.
Johnson City, TN
Target Audience: Family Med Physicians, Peds, Pharmacists, Medical or Nursing Students, Public Health students, Pharmacy students
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 5.00; Attendance Credit - 5.00