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Preventing Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome through Assessment and Physician Guidance
July 16, 2015
Objective: As a result of participating in this course/class, the attendee should be able to: Understand the disease process of addiction; Recognize the risk factors & causes of Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome; Understand the process of SBIRT; Ways to implement the screening tool; and How to provide a brief intervention.
The Provision Learning and Innovation Center
Target Audience: Phys(Int, Ob), APNs, PAs, Psychs, Nurses, Med/Nursing Students, Practice Managers
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 3.00; Attendance Credit - 3.00
31st Annual ETSU SW VA Pediatrics Conference
August 1, 2015
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 patient information, current scientific evidence, and clinical judgment; Implement measures needed to enhance or maintain health and function and prevent disease and injury and reduce pediatric health care disparities where possible; and Consult with families regarding the development of a medical home model of care.
SW VA Higher Education Center
Abingdon, VA
Target Audience: Phys(FM, OB/GYN, EM), Peds, Psychs, APN, PA, Pharm, RN, LPN, Med/Nurs Students
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 8.00; Attendance Credit - 8.00
TN Department of Health Chronic Pain Guidelines and Controlled Substance Efforts
August 13, 2015
Objective: As a result of participating in this course/class, the attendee will be able to: review the TN Controlled Substance Monitoring Database (CSMD) since 1/1/2013; discuss pain clinic laws and changes; list CSMD enhancements - push notifications, EHR plans; state overdose deaths and NAS per capita; and utilize chronic pain guidelines.
The Wood Auditorium at the UT Med Center
Knoxville, TN
Target Audience: Phys(IM, FM, OB/GYN, EM), Surg, Peds, Psychs, Pathos, APN, PA, Pharm, RN, LPN, Med/Nurs Students
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 3.00; Attendance Credit - 3.00
MSHA 7th Annual Rural Trauma Symposium
August 27, 2015
Objective: As a result of participating in this activity, the attendee should be able to: Define the role of the rural Level 1 Trauma Center in the resuscitative, diagnostic, surgical, critical care and acute care required for the severely ill and injured patient; Recognize the multispecialty care required in a global trauma system to optimize patient safety and outcomes; Discuss the training, skills, and system of care required to treat the trauma population across the continuum, including pre-hospital through rehabilitation; Recognize the physical, mental and emotional effects on both the patient and family of the severely ill and injured patient; and Discuss the characteristics and challenges faced by a rural region providing best practices in trauma care.
Johnson City, TN
Target Audience: Phys(FM IM, EM, Peds) Psych, Surg(Neuro, Maxillo, Trauma), Ortho, APN, PA, Pharm, RN, LPN, Med/Nurs Students, Pre-Hospital
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 8.00; Attendance Credit - 8.00
TN Department of Health Chronic Pain Guidelines and Controlled Substance Efforts
August 27, 2015
University of Tennessee at Chattanooga
Chattanooga, TN
Target Audience: Phys(IM, FM, OB/GYN, EM), Surg, Peds, Psychs, Pathos, APN, PA, Pharm, RN, LPN, Med/Nurs Students
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 3.00; Attendance Credit - 3.00
Ann Mortell Memorial Lecture
September 1, 2015
Objective: Identify methods/recommendations for proper patient care, diagnosis and treatment; Review principles of care and integrate with diagnosis and treatment; Recognize pathological conditions relevant to pediatric disease; and Discuss strategies for managing post diagnosis and when to refer.
TBA
Target Audience: Phys(Fam, Ob, Ped), APNs, PAs, Pharms, RNs, LPNs
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 1.00; Attendance Credit - 1.00
ER/LA Opioid REMS: Achieving Safe Use While Improving Patient Care
September 12, 2015
Hylton Education Center Conference Rooms ABEF
Woodbridge, VA
Target Audience: Phys(IM, FM, OB/GYN, EM), Surg, Peds, Psychs, APN, PA, Pharm, RN, LPN
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 3.00; Attendance Credit - 3.00
Asthma and Allergy 2015
September 18, 2015
Objective: As a result of participating in this activity, the attendee should be able to: Describe optimal primary care triage for appropriate and timely referral to an asthma allergy specialist; Apply the newest standard of care guidelines; and Discuss the newest technologies and biologic therapies available with patients.
Johnson City, TN
Target Audience: Phys(FM, IM, OB, EM), Peds, APNs, PAs, Pharms, RN, LPN, BSN, Med/Nursing Students
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 7.50; Attendance Credit - 7.50
TN Department of Health Chronic Pain Guidelines and Controlled Substance Efforts
October 6, 2015
Memphis, TN
Target Audience: Phys(IM, FM, OB/GYN, EM), Surg, Peds, Psychs, Pathos, APN, PA, Pharm, RN, LPN, Med/Nurs Students
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 3.00; Attendance Credit - 3.00
Head for the Hills 2015
October 9, 2015 - October 10, 2015
Objective: As a result of participating in this activity, the attendee should be able to: Discuss cultural issues that are distinct to coalfield Appalachia; Identify challenges and resources for patients with behavioral health needs; and Discuss nutritional deficiencies and offer plausible solutions.
Breaks, VA
Target Audience: Phys(FM, IM) Primary Care Residents
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 8.00; Attendance Credit - 8.00
Psychiatry in the Mountains
October 9, 2015
Objective: As a result of participating in this activity, the attendee should be able to: Identify and analyze opportunities and obstacles associated with various models of integrated care; Communicate more effectively with patients and professionals from other disciplines; and Collaboratively evaluate and manage substance abuse in pregnancy, cardiovascular/behavioral health problems, psychiatric aspects of HIV/AIDs, and other problems.
Johnson City, TN
Target Audience: Phys(Fam, Int, Ob, Ped, Psych, EM), APNs, PAs, Pharms, Psychs, RNs, LPNs, MSW, LCSW, Other Mental Health Professionals
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 7.00; Attendance Credit - 7.00
Healthy Kingsport 6th Annual Regional Healthcare Symposium
October 16, 2015 - October 17, 2015
Objective: As a result of participating in this activity, the attendee should be able to: discuss current guidelines for proper prescribing of controlled substances; diagnose and treat common conditions seen by primary care providers, including TBI, inflammatory arthritis and shoulder pain; and discuss end-of-life issues, and determine when referral to hospice is appropriate.
MeadowView Conference Center
Target Audience: Phys (FM, IM, OB/GYN, Peds, Psych), APN's, Pharm, Psych, Nurses, Med/Nursing Students, PT
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 15.00; Attendance Credit - 15.00
Controversies in Pain Management
November 13, 2015
Objective: As a result of participating in this activity, the attendee should be able to: Clarify common misconceptions and misunderstandings in prescribing buprenorphine/methadone for chronic pain; Discuss patient safety concerns regarding co-administration of benzodiazepines and opioids; Discuss maximum dosage limits for opioids, methadone, and naloxone when used for chronic pain; Utilize and interpret urine drug tests; and recognize the importance of pharmacogenetics, pharmacology and pharmacokinetics in prescribing for chronic pain.
Meets TN Prescribing Practices Credit Requirements
Johnson City, TN
Target Audience: Phys(Fam, Int, OB, EM), Surgeons, Psych, APNs, PAs, Pharms, RNs, LPNs, Med/Nursing Students, PTs
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 8.00; Attendance Credit - 8.00