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A Tough Pill to Swallow: Addressing the Epidemic of Prescription Drug Abuse
August 18, 2017
Meets TN Prescribing Practices Credit Requirements
Objective: As a result of participating in this activity, the attendee should be able to; apply best practices to prescribing practices for opioid analgesics and understand new policies and guidelines that are available; develop an understanding of progress being made in the Opioid Epidemic; locate and identify resources in the community; understand adverse childhood experiences and how they can respond in their practice; and assess what alternative methods to pain management might work for a patient.
Millennium Center
Johnson City, TN
Target Audience: Phys(Fam, Int, OB, Ped, EM), APNs, PAs, Pharms, Psychs, Nurses, Medical or Nursing Students
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 7.15; Attendance Credit - 7.15
Preventing Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome Through Assessment and Physician Guidance
August 18, 2017
Objective: As a result of participating in this course/class, the attendee will be able to: understand the disease process of addiction; recognize the risk factors and causes of Neonatal Abstinence syndrome; understand the process of SBIRT; and develop ways to implement the screening tool and provide a brief intervention.
Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center - Classrooms 1 & 2
Knoxville, TN
Target Audience: Phys (IM, Family Medicine, OB/GYN, Pediatricians) APNs, PAs, Nurses, Medical or Nursing Students
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 3.00; Attendance Credit - 3.00
Chronic Pain Guidelines and Controlled Substance Monitoring Database
August 22, 2017
Meets TN Prescribing Practices Credit Requirements
Objective: As a result of participating in this course/class, the attendee will be able to; understand changes to the Tennessee Controlled Substance Monitoring Database (CSMD) since January 1, 2013; discuss pain clinic laws and changes; list CSMD enhancements - new rules/laws regarding pain management specialists; analyze overdose deaths and NAS per capita; utilize updates to Chronic Pain guidelines; and perform supervisory roles in pain clinics.
Tennova Healthcare - Liberty Room ABC
Clarksville, 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
Education on Hospice and Palliative Medicine
September 1, 2017
Objective: As a result of participating in this activity, the attendee should be able to; discuss the 3 critical parts of conversion of opioid doses; eliminate the essential elements of care discussion and advanced care planning; parse the differences and similarities in palliative care and hospice; and recommend hospice based on admission criteria.
Clarksville, TN
Target Audience: Phys (Fam, Int Med, OB, EM) Peds, Psych, Surgeons, Hospitalists, APN, PA, Pharm, Nurses, Medical or Nursing Students
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 2.50; Attendance Credit - 2.50
Medical Challenges 2017
September 14, 2017 - September 15, 2017
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Objective: As a result of participating in this activity, the attendee should be able to; implement mentally stimulating activities with older adults; comprehend and properly utilize assessment tools for acute confusion, dementia, agitation and aggressiveness, as well as repeated falls; communicate with patients and family members before and during treatment, to properly manage expectations regarding end-of-life care; provide non-opioid end-of-life care strategies to patients and family members; and provide properly managed opioid therapies to patients.
Johnson City, TN
Target Audience: Phys(Fam, IM, OB GYN) Psych, APN, PA, Nurses, Med or Nursing Students, fam caregivers, nursing home admin and ads, social workers, Rehab sci, OT
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 9.00; Attendance Credit - 9.00
Chronic Pain Guidelines and Controlled Substance Monitoring Database
September 21, 2017
Meets TN Prescribing Practices Credit Requirements
Objective: As a result of participating in this course/class, the attendee will be able to; understand changes to the Tennessee Controlled Substance Monitoring Database (CSMD) since January 1, 2013; discuss pain clinic laws and changes; list CSMD enhancements - new rules/laws regarding pain management specialists; analyze overdose deaths and NAS per capita; utilize updates to Chronic Pain guidelines; and perform supervisory roles in pain clinics.
Putnam County Health Department - Conf Rm in Basement
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
Chronic Pain Guidelines and Controlled Substance Monitoring Database
October 5, 2017
Meets TN Prescribing Practices Credit Requirements
Objective: As a result of participating in this course/class, the attendee will be able to; understand changes to the Tennessee Controlled Substance Monitoring Database (CSMD) since January 1, 2013; discuss pain clinic laws and changes; list CSMD enhancements - new rules/laws regarding pain management specialists; analyze overdose deaths and NAS per capita; utilize updates to Chronic Pain guidelines; and perform supervisory roles in pain clinics.
Belmont University-Inman Building - Frist Lecture Hall
Nashville, 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
LMH Medical Staff Meeting-Lung Cancer
October 9, 2017
Objective: As a result of participating in this activity, the attendee will be able to; understand AJCC staging in clinical practice; state NCCN treatment guidelines; and understand prognostic indicators in staging of lung cancer.
Greeneville, TN
Target Audience: Phys (Fam, Int, OB, EM), Peds, Surgeons, Medical Staff Members to include Cancer Committee Physicians
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 1.00; Attendance Credit - 1.00
Psychiatry in the Mountains: Measurement Based Care and its Applications
October 26, 2017
Objective: As a result of participating in this activity, the attendee will be able to; adopt measurement methods in their practice; use measurement methods in assisting diagnosis, treatment selection, treatment monitoring, and prognosis; and interpret measurements that are on file for referral patients, ensuring continuity of care.
Millennium Center
Johnson City, TN
Target Audience: Phys(Fam, IM, OB, EM) Peds, Psych, Surgeons, APN, PA Nurses and Medical or Nursing Students
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 7.25; Attendance Credit - 7.25
Controversies in Pain Management: Applying Techniques for Treating Pain
November 3, 2017
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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
Chronic Pain Guidelines and Controlled Substance Monitoring Database
November 7, 2017
Meets TN Prescribing Practices Credit Requirements
Objective: As a result of participating in this course/class, the attendee will be able to; understand changes to the Tennessee Controlled Substance Monitoring Database (CSMD) since January 1, 2013; discuss pain clinic laws and changes; list CSMD enhancements - new rules/laws regarding pain management specialists; analyze overdose deaths and NAS per capita; utilize updates to Chronic Pain guidelines; and perform supervisory roles in pain clinics.
University of TN Medical Center - Woods Auditorium
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
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™ - 11.00; Attendance Credit - 11.00
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