Filters byReset all
Aug 05, 2020 | Free
Cataract Phacoemulsification Surgery: Optimizing Trainer Supervision and Trainee Learning is organized by Orbis International and will be held on Aug 05, 2020. Course Overview: During this live webinar, Dr. Gupta will cover how to approach teaching the steps of phacoemulsification cataract surgery. Instructional terminology to facilitate understanding between Trainer and Trainee is suggested. He will present video examples of how Trainers can safely and enjoyably teach beginners and those with surgical difficulty. Trainees will appreciate how to maximize learning opportunities and perform cataract surgery. Additional details will be posted as soon as information is available.
Aug 05, 2020 | CE 1 | Free
Increasing Effective Clinical Supervision for Substance Use Disorders (SUD) Treatment Providers is organized by National Association for Alcoholism and Drug Abuse Counselors (NAADAC) and will be held on Aug 05, 2020. Accreditation: If you have watched the webinar (either live or on-demand), you are eligible to receive a Certificate of Completion to verify the continuing education hours you spent learning. To apply (only after watching the webinar), complete and pass the online CE Quiz at the top of this page. NAADAC members receive a CE certificate for 1 CE for free. Non-members of NAADAC can receive 1 CE for $15 (make payment here). A CE certificate will be emailed to you within 21 days of submission and receiving payment, if applicable. Course Description: The critical role of clinical supervision in both staff development and retention are well-documented. The disconnect between the need for clinical supervision and the consistent provision thereof in the field, however, is often attributable to common barriers experienced among service providers. This session will explore common challenges and points of resistance to the provision of consistent, effective supervision, principles for improving the delivery of needed supervision, and offer practical examples of the application of these principles in the field. Learning Objectives: • Identify two barriers to consistent, effective clinical supervision. • Articulate principles and suggestions designed to enhance the delivery of clinical supervision in diverse settings. • Self -assess the level of training needs and strategies needed to move forward with EBS implementation. Additional details will be posted as soon as information is available.
TCTAP & AP VALVES 2020 Virtual is organized by CardioVascular Research Foundation (CVRF). Release Date: Aug 06, 2020 Expiration Date: Aug 08, 2020 Why Attend TCTAP & AP VALVES 2020 Virtual? • Highlight Sessions - Upgrade your knowledge on diverse interventional cardiology topics through world-renowned experts lectures and interactive discussions. • Special Hot Debate - Join relentless debate on left main revascularization with interventional and surgical masters. • Special Sessions - Highlights on COVID-19 via brand-new lectures from cardiology and infectious disease specialists. • Masters' Taped Cases - Share and gain particular intervention techniques with master-class interventional experts. Who Attend TCTAP & AP VALVES 2020 Virtual? • Interventional cardiologists • General cardiologists • Physicians interested in cardiology and vascular medicine • Radiologists • Basic scientists • Vascular medicine specialists • Vascular surgeons • Cardiac surgeons • Interventional pediatricians • Nurses and technologists • Other health care professionals with special interest in the interventional vascular therapy and medicine Additional details will be posted as soon as information is available.
Aug 11, 2020 | CME 3 | Free
MSK COVID-19 and Cancer: Six MSK Physicians Discuss Innovations in Cancer Care during the COVID Crisis course is organized by Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (MSKCC). This Online CME Conference will be held as a fully web-based course on Aug 11, 2020. Accreditation: AMA Credit Designation Statement: Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center assigns this online CME activity for a maximum of 3.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians can claim the credit commensurate based on the extent of their participation in the session. Overview: This CME event will focus on six key areas in which the COVID-19 pandemic has prompted previously unasked questions regarding cancer treatments; including whether cancer surgery is essential or elective; and what effect cancer treatments have on COVID-19 patients. Other topics cover virology, epidemiology and therapeutics; and biotechnology and telemedicine in the quest to continue providing cancer care while keeping pace with an unpredictable, rapidly developing, and widespread disease. Topics and Objectives: Lessons Learned in the Critical Care Management of COVID-19 Patients Neil A. Halpern, MD, MCCM, FCCP, FACP • Determine how to rapidly approach a strange, new and unpredictable critical illness • Learn how to accommodate rapidly expanding ICU capacity • Understand the benefits of a robust ICU informatics infrastructure Is Cancer Surgery Elective and The Impact of COVID-19 on Surgical Outcomes Jeffrey Drebin, MD, PhD • Understand differences between elective and essential surgery and approaches to surgical triage at times of resource limitations • Recognize the impact of surgical treatment delay on outcomes for different types of solid tumors • Understand the impact of perioperative COVID-19 on the morbidity and mortality of cancer surgery. SARS-CoV-2 Virology, Epidemiology and Therapeutics Tobias M. Hohl, MD, PhD • Understand the basic mechanisms of viral transmission • Define the mechanisms for entry of the virus and pathophysiology • Define therapeutic options and studies for treatment of SARS-CoV-2 COVID-19 Prevention, Health Care Worker and Patient Safety, and Testing Mini Kamboj, MD • Discuss available literature on testing and appropriate PPE in the health care environment and outcomes • Review contact tracing efforts, goals and outcomes • Discuss available literature on testing for patients and safety Impact of Cancer Care on COVID-19 Outcomes Elizabeth V. Robilotti, MD, MPH • Review available data of COVID-19 severity in the hospitalized cancer patient including number ICU patients • Define risk factors for the severity of COVID-19 illness • Define severity of COVID-19 illness in cancer patient based on treatment modality including chemotherapy, targeted treatments, and immune-check point inhibitors Caring for the COVID-19 Patient Through Cohort Monitoring and Telemedicine and Resuming Treatment for Recovered COVID-19 Patients Diane Reidy-Lagunes, MD • Define how to care for the COVID-19 positive patient in the outpatient setting using biotechnology, telemedicine, and a cohort monitoring team approach • Define consensus guidelines on which patients to test for COVID-19 prior to treatment with antineoplastic therapy • Review consensus guidelines for resumption of antineoplastic therapy after the recovery of COVID-19 in the cancer patient Registration is complimentary; please click here for more details
Aug 11, 2020 | Free
Is Certification Right for Your Heart Failure Program? is organized by The Joint Commission and will be held on Aug 11, 2020. Overview: This webinar will provide an overview of the Advanced Heart Failure certification program. Topics will include certification requirements, standards, Clinical Practice Guidelines, Performance Improvement Planning, Performance Measures, and the application process. The objective is to not only help you understand the certification, but to give you the information you need to apply. Attendees will learn: • Certification Requirements • About the Standards, Clinical Practice Guidelines and Performance Measures • The Application Process Additional details will be posted as soon as information is available.
Adulting 101 is organized by Triage Cancer and will be held on Aug 13, 2020. Accreditation: Nurses: Triage Cancer is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. Nurses who meet the requirements will be awarded 1 contact hour. Social Workers: Triage Cancer, #1689, is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved as ACE providers. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. Triage Cancer maintains responsibility for this course. ACE provider approval period: 08/26/2019 to 08/26/2020. Social workers completing this course receive 1 continuing education credit. Course Description: There are so many things to cope with after a cancer diagnosis, and functioning as an adult. Join us for a webinar that will discuss many of the life skills that should be taught in high school. Topics include dealing with finances after a diagnosis, insuring for an adequate insurance portfolio (life, health, disability, etc.) and creating an estate plan. Social workers and nurses in attendance will walk away with a better understanding of how to function as an adult while coping with a cancer diagnosis. This webinar will discuss many of the life skills that should be taught in high school, including dealing with finances after a diagnosis, insuring for an adequate insurance portfolio (life, health, disability, etc.) and creating an estate plan. This webinar will provide social workers, nurses, and other types of health care professionals with a foundation to help patients make those decisions and provide appropriate referrals. All attendees will have the opportunity to ask the speakers questions in real time via a chat-box. Learning Objectives: • Attendees will be able to outline the various healthcare and health insurance options available. • Attendees will be able to outline practical tools and tips for rebuilding financial health after a cancer diagnosis. • Attendees will be able to articulate the various documents that can make up an estate plan. • Attendees will be able to describe one’s options to protect their rights to make decisions about medical care (i.e., medical decision making).
Aug 13, 2020 | Free
Conquering Challenging Behavioral Health Standards is organized by The Joint Commission and will be held on Aug 13, 2020. Overview: In this webinar you'll learn which behavioral health standards were most often cited during the last year and gain tips for better compliance with them. Join us for a webinar focusing on the top most-often cited standards for community behavioral health agencies over the past year. With help from our Standards Interpretation Group, you'll also hear strategies for better compliance with them. Additional details will be posted as soon as information is available.
Aug 14, 2020 | Free
In Case of Emergency: Managing and Diagnosing Ocular Emergencies is organized by Orbis International and will be held on Aug 14, 2020. Course Overview: This webinar aims to educate eye care providers about ocular emergencies. We will go through cases which show common and un-common findings which need to be addressed in a timely manner. Some examples of topics we discuss include: acute angle closure glaucoma, retinal detachment, giant cell arteritis and open globe injuries. Throughout our Wenbinar, we discuss how to differentiate between a true ocular emergency and conditions that are less time sensitive. Additional details will be posted as soon as information is available.
Aug 14 - 18, 2020 | CE Credits 3 | Free
American Association of Nurse Anesthetists (AANA) 2020 Annual Congress is organized by the American Association of Nurse Anaesthetists (AANA). This online CME course will be held from Aug 14 - 18, 2020. This Conference has been approved for a maximum of 3+ CE credits. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
27th Napa Pain Conference (NPC) is organized by Neurovations Education and will be held on Aug 15, 2020. This Course has been approved for a maximum of 8 CME Credits. Description: Stellar education, real-world content, research, innovation & networking! Complimentary Registration and CME As one of the first conferences devoted to pain medicine, the Napa Pain Conference (NPC) has provided unparalleled networking with leaders in clinical practice, research, and industry for decades. Eric J. Grigsby, MD, MBA founded NPC in 1990 while creating the UC Davis pain management program. Dr. Grigsby recognized the need for a conference where everyday practitioners could get together, build a community, and share their stories, successes, and challenges in treating persons with chronic pain. Content Areas: • Quality Improvement (QI) initiatives undertaken at your institution that improved clinical care, service, cost or patient outcomes • Cancer Pain • Clinical advancements in pain management • Therapeutic options for acute or chronic pain • Improving patient communications and/or adherence to treatment plans • Safe prescribing • End of life care • Targeted drug delivery • Bioelectronic medicine, including neurostimulation • Regenerative medicine • Opioid use disorder and overdose treatment, including Medication-Assisted Treatment (MAT) • Advances in practice management, including implementation of EHR and transitioning to ICD-10.