Maine Immunization Program (MIP) is conducting Vaccine Coordinator Education
Webinars twice a month - September: 13th & 26th - more information HERE
"Health Literacy/Patient Activation" - Tuesday, May 16th, 2017 - 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Sponsored by the Northern New England Practice Transformation
RE: OPIOIDS/PAIN MANAGEMENT-
Quality Counts - "Lunch & Learn" - A Team-Based Approach to Chronic Pain Treatment - Originally Aired July 12, 2016 - Archived
Quality Counts "Lunch & Learn" webcasts - archived - various topics - HERE
AAFP Sponsored - FREE Webcast for AAFP/MAFP Members:
Chronic Opioid Therapy -
Chronic pain management is a public health concern with significant increases in the use of opioids for pain relief. Watch this hour-long presentation and earn 1 AAFP Prescribed credit. This activity is free for AAFP members.
Enhance your patient care today and earn up to 2 additional AAFP Prescribed credits when you complete the Translation to Practice® (t2p™) process. SIGN IN HERE
Safe Practice, Changing Lives -
Online course was developed by nationally known experts in the ER/LA opioid field and is hosted by Medscape at: http://www.medscape.org/clinicaladvances/long-acting-opioids-cafp. Participants can earn up to 2 Prescribed credits by the American Academy of Family Physicians.
What do physicians need to know about hospice and palliative services, goals of care conversations, advance directives and other issues that become more important as curative therapies become less effective?
(Credit Designation Statement – Amedco designated this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. VITAS Healthcare, the nation’s oldest and largest hospice care provider, offers a monthly series of webinars that cover everything from the ethics of end-of-life care to the palliation of pain. Put your patient in control. Help them understand the trajectory of their disease and their options at every step along the way. VITAS can help.)
The Smoking Cessation Leadership Center (SCLC) is excited to announce our latest webinar recordings, eligible for continuing education credit for physicians and allied health professionals*
- “An Introduction to Motivational Interviewing: Focus on Tobacco Use and Dependence” co-hosted by American Academy of Family Physicians, with speakers: Marc L. Steinberg, PhD, and Sarah S. Mullins, MD
- “Integrating Medications into Smoking Cessation Treatment: The Basics”, with speakers: Robin L. Corelli, PharmD and Karen S. Hudmon, DrPH, MS, RPh
This recording, plus 10 others, are accessible from our website. Feel free to complete more than one course. Each online course is designated with 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM, with one exception.
Follow instructions on this link to register:
For more information, contact Jennifer Matekuare, SCLC Operations Manager, at email@example.com or call toll-free (877) 509-3786.
Treating Tobacco Use & Dependence -
Sponsored by the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health
The free activity is now available at: http://www.ocpd.wisc.edu/tobaccocme.html
Participants will still learn evidence-based practices from the U.S. Public Health Service Clinical Practice Guideline: Treating Tobacco Use and Dependence.
Cancer in the Family: Primary Care Matters
(originally presented April 13, 2012)
Earn up to 4.75 AMA category 1/AAFP prescribed CME credits by watching
The goal of the session is to enhance health care providers' understanding of the various aspects of detecting and managing individuals with familial cancer syndromes. http://www.mainedartmouth.org/Cancer-inthe-family.html
National Cancer Survivorship Resource Center, George Washington University
Overview: According to the American Cancer Society, there are nearly 15.5 million cancer survivors in the U.S., many of whom face physical, psychological, practical, informational, and spiritual challenges after the completion of cancer treatment (Cancer Treatment & Survivorship Facts & Figures, 2016-2017). Primary care providers play a critical role in providing much-needed follow-up care for cancer survivors.
Topics: Neuropathic Pain, Acute Coronary Syndrome series, Depression series, Diabetes series, Pain Management, Thromboprophylaxis in Atrial Fibrillation