Internal Medicine for Primary Care: Addiction/Derm/Gyn/Pulm is organized by Medical Education Resources (MER) and will be held from Dec 26 - 30, 2021 at Disney's Yacht & Beach Club Resorts, Lake Buena Vista, Florida, United States of America.

Target Audience:
This program is targeted to office-based primary care providers and other health professionals with updates in primary care medicine

• Addiction Medicine
• Allergy & Immunology
• Bariatrics
• Cardiology
• Ear, Nose & Throat
• Endocrinology
• Emergency Medicine
• Gastroenterology
• Geriatrics
• Gynecology
• Infectious Diseases
• Men’s Urology
• Neck & Spine
• Nephrology
• Neurology
• Obstetrics
• Oncology
• Ophthalmology
• Orthopedics
• Pain
• Palliative Care
• Podiatry
• Psychiatry
• Pulmonology
• Radiology
• Rheumatology
• Sports Medicine
• Toxicology
• Vascular Medicine

Learning Objectives:
Upon completion of this program, participants should be better able to:
• Discriminate the diagnostic principles and treatment options for dermatitis, as well as viral, and bacterial infections
• Differentiate benign and malignant skin tumors and employ appropriate interoffice procedures
• Describe the management and treatment of abnormal pap smears, uterine bleeding, and HPV
• Discuss the current evidence and recommendations regarding breast cancer screening
• Explain the process of menopausal transition (climacteric) and describe the potential risks/benefits of HRT option, especially in relation to breast cancer and cardiovascular disease
• Describe strategies for identifying and treating substance use disorders
• Discuss options for patients with chronic pain addictions
• Design treatment strategies reflective of current evidence based medicine for asthma, COPD and common respiratory infections
• Discuss systemic consequences and counseling strategies, as well as available treatment options for sleep apnea, deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism
• Perform a range of pulmonary diagnostics and be better prepared to handle pulmonary nodules and lung cancer

Learning Outcome:
To provide updates in primary care medicine to office based providers


This course fulfills the state-required mandatory topic(s) credit requirements for license renewal.
Addiction Medicine
  • Physician - Kentucky
Infectious diseases
  • Physician - Connecticut
  • Nursing - Connecticut


Event Start Date
26 Dec, 2021
Event Start Date
Event End Date
30 Dec, 2021
Event End Date



Joint Accreditation for Interprofessional Continuing Education:
This activity was planned by and for the healthcare team, and learners will receive 20 Interprofessional Continuing Education (IPCE) credits for learning and change.

Physician Credit Designation:
AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™:

Medical Education Resources designates this live activity for a maximum of 20 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

American Board of Internal Medicine MOC Recognition (ABIM):
Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 20 (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 (AAFP):
This Live activity, Internal Medicine for Primary Care, with a beginning date of December 26, 2021 has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 20 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 (AOA):
This activity is approved for 20 hours in Category 2-A by the American Osteopathic Association.

American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP):
This program is approved by the American College of Emergency Physicians for a maximum of 20 hours of ACEP Category I credit.

Nursing Credit Designation:
American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC):

• Medical Education Resources designates this live activity for a maximum of 20 ANCC nursing contact hours. Nurses will be awarded contact hours upon successful completion of the activity.
• This activity is designated for 7.5 ANCC pharmacotherapeutic contact hours

California Board of Registered Nursing:
Medical Education Resources is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number 12299, for 20 contact hours.

Physician Assistant Credit Designation:
American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA):

Medical Education Resources has been authorized by the American Academy of PAs (AAPA) to award AAPA Category 1 CME credit for activities planned in accordance with AAPA CME Criteria. This activity is designated for 20 AAPA Category 1 CME credits. PAs should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation.

Pharmacy Accreditation:
Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE):

Medical Education Resources (MER) designates this live continuing education activity for 20 contact hours (2.0 CEUs) of the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education.

  • IPCE - 20
  • CME - 20
  • MOC - 20
  • Credits - 20
  • Hours - 20
  • Contact Hours - 20
  • CEUs - 2

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    Internal MedicinePrimary CareAddiction MedicineDermatologyPulmonologyObstetrics and Gynecology


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