eLearning - High Risk Medications in the Elderly

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Target Audience

Physicians, Physician Assistants/ Nurse Practitioners, Nurses, Certified Medical Assistants, Internal Medicine/ Family Medicine

Description

High Risk Medications in the Elderly (HRME) measures and shares best practices for improvement for providers and clinical staff. The desired outcome is to ensure the providers and staff are knowledgeable about the HRME measure and the importance of finding alternative medications for their elderly patients. Provider to provider education will hopefully improve performance of the HRME measure and gain support for the obstacles that providers and clinical staff are seeing in their networks.


Release Date: September 1, 2017
Valid Thru: August 31, 2019


The following faculty member does not have significant or other financial relationships with industry/commercial supporters to disclose: Beata Skudlarska, MD

Faculty do not intend to discuss an unlabeled, unapproved, or investigative use of a commercial product or device.

Accreditation Statement
The Carolinas HealthCare System/Charlotte AHEC is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Statement
MD, DO, NP, PA: The Carolinas HealthCare System/Charlotte AHEC designates this Enduring Material for a maximum of 0.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Other Participants: This Enduring Material fulfills the requirement for 0.05 Continuing Education Units (CEUs), representing 0.50 contact hours.

System Requirements
Participants who are interested in taking this eLearning course, please go to our system requirements page for more information and to test your computer and the network your computer will be on prior to registering for the class.

Objectives

  • Identify 2 key alternative medications for the HRME measure.
  • Reduce the number of active HRME for the providers' patient population by the end of 2017
  • Discuss concerns related to the measure during a question and answer sessions

Contact

Jasmine A Mason, BSPH

Sessions

Sep 1, 2017 - Sep 1, 2019
12:00 PM - 11:55 PM
Status
Closed
Date(s)
Sep 1, 2017 - Sep 1, 2019
Check-In Time
12:00 PM
Credit
0.50 - AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
0.05 - CEU
Jan 1 - Sep 1, 2019
12:00 PM - 11:55 PM
Status
Open
Date(s)
Jan 1 - Sep 1, 2019
Check-In Time
12:00 PM
Credit
0.50 - AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
0.05 - CEU
Details
Status
Open
Date(s)
Sep 1, 2017 - Sep 1, 2019
Credits
0.05
CEU
0.50
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit