Cardiology & Pulmonology for Primary Care is organized by Medical Education Resources (MER) and will be held from Apr 23 - 25, 2021 at Disney's Yacht Club Resort, Orlando, Florida, United States of America. This conference also available as Livestream.
This program is targeted to office-based primary care providers and other health professionals with updates in primary care medicine
Medical Education Resources designates this live activity for a maximum of 12 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
ABIM MOC Recognition:
Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 12 (part II) MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine's (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider's responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.
American Academy of Family Physicians:
This Live activity, Cardiology & Pulmonology for Primary Care, with a beginning date of April 23, 2021 has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 12 Prescribed credits by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Physicians should only claim the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
American Osteopathic Association:
These programs are approved for 12 hours in Category 2-A by the American Osteopathic Association
American College of Emergency Physicians:
This program is approved by the American College of Emergency Physicians for a maximum of 12 hours of ACEP Category I credit.
American Academy of Physician Assistants:
AAPA accepts certificates of participation for educational activities certified for Category I credit from AOACCME, Prescribed credit from AAFP, and AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM from organizations accredited by ACCME or a recognized state medical society. Physician assistants may receive a maximum of 12 hours of Category I credit for completing this program.
• This CE activity provides 12 contact hours of continuing nursing education.
• This activity is designated for 4.5 ANCC pharmacotherapeutic contact hours.
Medical Education Resources (MER) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. MER designates this continuing education activity for 12 contact hours (1.2 CEUs) of the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education.
Topics May Include:
• Workup of coronary artery disease (CAD)
• Primary and secondary prevention of CAD
• Workup of acute coronary syndromes (ACS)
• Arrhythmia management
• Congestive heart failure
• Atrial fibrillation
• Aortic stenosis
• Mitral valve disease
• Common respiratory infections
• Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)
• Deep venous thrombosis and pulmonary embolism
• Sleep apnea
• Lung cancer screening and pulmonary nodules
Upon completion of this program, participants should be better able to:
• Describe current diagnostic approaches to hypertension, congestive heart failure, arrhythmias, ACS and CAD
• Implement treatment strategies reflective of current evidence based medicine for hypertension, congestive heart failure, arrhythmias, ACS and CAD
• Identify the pathophysiology and diagnostic approach of asthma, COPD and common respiratory infections
• Design treatment strategies reflective of current evidence-based medicine for asthma, COPD and common respiratory infections
• Perform a range of pulmonary diagnostics and be better prepared to handle pulmonary nodules and lung cancer