Internal Medicine for Primary Care: ENT/Gastro/ID/Palliative Care is organized by Medical Education Resources (MER) and will be held from Apr 25 - 29, 2021 at Andaz Maui At Wailea Resort, Maui, Hawaii, United States of America. This course is also available as a Live stream.
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 20 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 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
This Live activity, Internal Medicine for Primary Care, with a beginning date of April 25, 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
These programs are approved for 20 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 20 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 20 hours of Category I credit for completing this program.
Medical Education Resources is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. This CE activity provides 20 contact hours of continuing nursing education. This activity is designated for 6.0 ANCC pharmacotherapeutic contact hours. The American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) Certification Board recognizes and accepts continuing education (CE) contact hours from activities approved by AMA, ACCME, ANCC, AANP, AAFP and AACN. Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number 12299, for 20 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 20 contact hours (2.0 CEUs) of the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education.
Upon completion of this program, participants should be better able to:
• Identify at-risk patients, institute diagnostic criteria, and manage fatty liver disease
• List current diagnostic principles and treatment strategies for hepatitis B and lower GI bleeding
• Determine crucial facts from liver tests and what steps should then be taken
• Diagnose and manage important infectious disease syndromes in a range of organ-based systems (respiratory, gastrointestinal, skin and soft-tissue)
• Identify updates for immunizations, and genitourinary infections (including selected sexually-transmitted diseases)
• List evaluation and treatment options for the neck mass, sinusitis and tonsillitis
• Identify and describe treatment options for disorders of the ear canal and tympanic membrane
• Describe the primary care approach to palliative medicine including symptom management and prognostication
• List details about the Medicare hospice benefit