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May 12, 2018 - Dec 15, 2020 | CME 1.5 | USD $15.00
Yoga: An Integrative Practice for Life is organized by ALLEGRA Learning Solutions, LLC and will be held during May 12, 2018 - Dec 15, 2020. The target audience for this medical event is Nurses, health care professionals, and interested individuals. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 1.50 Contact Hours. Conference Description: The outcome of this course is for the learner to describe the philosophical foundations of yoga, the eight-limb path of yoga, styles of yoga, Western yoga, benefits of yoga, contraindications and risks of yoga, factors to consider when choosing a yoga class, and the safe practice of yoga for children, adolescents, and seniors. Conference Topics: • Advance Practice • Behavioral Health • Brain Health • Cardiology • Complementary and Alternative Health • Integrative Health • Maternal Child • Med/Surg • Men’s Health • Mental Health • OB/GYN • Occupational Therapy • Oncology • Pain Management • Perinatal • Psychiatric Health • Social Work • Spirituality • Stress Management • Wellness • Women's Health Conference Objectives: • Describe the philosophical foundations of yoga. • Explain the eight-limb path of yoga. • Differentiate between the styles of yoga. • Discuss Western yoga. • Describe the benefits of yoga. • Identify the contraindications and risks of yoga. • Compare factors to consider when choosing a yoga class. • Describe considerations for the safe practice of yoga for children and adolescents. • Describe considerations for the safe practice of yoga for seniors. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Jan 04, 2019 - Jan 04, 2022 | CME : 1 | USD $20.00
Stroke Alert in Cath Lab: Think Acute Stroke Treatments is organized by ContinuingEducation.com - OnCourse Learning Corporation and will be held from Jan 04, 2019 - Jan 04, 2022. The target audience for this medical event is for multiple professions, including nurses and physical therapists. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 1.00 Hours. Summary: Stroke is a significant cause of morbidity and mortality in the U.S. About 800,000 people in the U.S. will have a stroke this year. Stroke is the fifth leading cause of death in the U.S. and a leading cause of severe, long-term disability. This course provides healthcare professionals with information about the etiology, risk factors, signs and symptoms, and pharmacologic management of acute ischemic stroke, including stroke complicating cardiac catheterization. It also discusses the evaluation process for recombinant tissue plasminogen activator (rtPA) in acute ischemic stroke and pharmacologic management of acute ischemic stroke. Objectives: The goal of this program is to provide nurses and physical therapists with information about the etiology, risk factors, signs and symptoms, and pharmacologic management of acute ischemic stroke, including stroke complicating cardiac catheterization. After studying the information presented here, you will be able to: • Identify two causes of acute ischemic stroke • Describe the evaluation process for recombinant tissue plasminogen activator (rtPA) in acute ischemic stroke • Discuss the pharmacologic management of acute ischemic stroke Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Dec 03 - 05, 2020 | CME : 9.75 | USD $299.00
32nd Annual Holiday Knee & Hip Course: 3-Day Orthopaedic Track is organized by the Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS). This Online CME Course will be held from Dec 03 - 05, 2020. How many CME/CE credits can be earned by attending the 32nd Annual Holiday Knee & Hip Course: 3-Day Orthopaedic Track? Accreditation: Hospital for Special Surgery assigns this online CME activity for a maximum of 9.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians will be able to earn the credit commensurate based on the extent of their participation in the activity. What is the purpose of the 32nd Annual Holiday Knee & Hip Course: 3-Day Orthopaedic Track? Course Description: Meet us for the 32nd Annual Holiday Knee & Hip Conference hosted by HSS—the #1 Hospital in Orthopaedics. This year’s course will be held virtually enabling you to participate safely from the comfort of your own home. Hear from HSS surgeons and guest speakers about the most advanced innovations in the field of knee and hip replacements. The CME course will emphasize cases related to the COVID-19 pandemic and early results of surgeries post COVID-19, the accelerated shift to telehealth, telerehabilitation and remote monitoring, sessions on ambulatory joint arthroplasty, discussions about robotics, live-streamed surgeries, and more. You won’t want to miss this opportunity to improve your patient care and outcomes and earn your 2020 CME credits. What are the benefits of attending the 32nd Annual Holiday Knee & Hip Course: 3-Day Orthopaedic Track? Course Objectives: HSS Continuing medical education activities are intended to improve the quality of patient care and safety. At the completion of the course, the participant should be able to: • Review and perform best practices for the various stages of the knee and hip replacement, including patient expectations, pre-operative therapy, pre-operative planning, post-operative pain management, and post-operative rehabilitation. • Define and perform strategies for applying alignment techniques in practice. • Express and incorporate into their practice the most up-to-date techniques and technologies such as robotics and cementless knees in adult reconstruction and joint replacement. • Define and include in their practice current non-surgical treatment approaches for arthritis of the hip and knee. • Review and implement the appropriate techniques for managing complex knee and hip cases. • Describe the surgical options and indications for revision TKA and THA. They will implement strategies to determine appropriate patients for revision and the indicated surgical option.
Dec 19 - 20, 2020 | CME : 8 | USD $450.00
Medical Spanish & Cultural Competency Virtual Training is organized by Rios Associates. This online CME course will be held from Dec 19 - 20, 2020. What is the purpose of Medical Spanish & Cultural Competency Virtual Training? Course Description: Rios Associates' intention is to connect the language and cultural barrier gap among healthcare providers and Latino (Spanish speaking) patients. Rios Associates Virtual Trainings assist and build rapport between healthcare providers and their patients, promote safe and high-quality patient care, enhance patient satisfaction, enhance the appropriate utilization of healthcare resources, as well as, increase preventive health activities and compliance. This 2-day (8:00 am-12:00 PM), individually tailored conversational, medical and cultural Spanish CME Virtual Training session consists of 8 hours of interactive live teaching, medical dialogues, role-plays/practice sessions, cross-cultural discussions and daily practice with our McGraw Hill's Complete Medical Spanish textbook. This method is highly suitable for those with limited time who must use their new language skills immediately. Participants who complete this 2-day intensive course will: • Obtain the ability to interview patients in Spanish in a culturally competent manner, take a medical history, conduct a physical, as well as, neurological exam, and give prescription and follow-up instructions, while taking cultural sensitivity into account to increase compliance. • Display a good flow of speech in the present, future, and past tenses, as well as the command form. • Grab some degree of Cultural Competency concerning health and medical care. • Employ the skills needed to continue language acquisition through daily practice and personal experience. The instructor and participants make an Internet connection on the scheduled conference date’s time via WebEx. Virtual Training is handled on a small group basis; thus, permitting for much flexibility. WebEx allows us to share audio and video; as well as tools, such as whiteboards, presentations, and pictures. Classes are limited in size to give personal attention to each participant’s needs. Early registration is suggested to guarantee your place. *McGraw Hill's Complete Medical Spanish Textbook and 8 AMA Category 1 CME credit included.
Nov 30, 2009 - Sep 04, 2022 | CE : 0.1 | USD $19.00
ABCs of Physical Therapy Wound Management is organized by ContinuingEducation.com - OnCourse Learning Corporation. Course Originally Released on: 11/30/2009 Date of Most Recent Review: 9/4/2019 Course Termination/Update Date: 9/4/2022 Accreditation: This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 0.1 units of continuing education. Description: Wound care and proper management are very important components of physical therapy. Pre-existing medical conditions, such as diabetes, hypertension and peripheral vascular disease, often complicate and delay the normal healing process. Lifestyle, occupation, and activity level may also be crucial factors in planning future treatment processes. Objectives: The goal of this program is to provide a basic guideline on effective wound assessment and treatment by explaining the different treatment alternatives available in the market today. After studying the information presented here, you will be able to: • Enumerate the steps of a complete and comprehensive wound management assessment. • Identify the different treatment options for specific wound conditions. • Identify the most common diagnoses encountered in the wound spectrum. Additional details will be posted as soon as information is available.
Jun 16, 2011 - Jan 31, 2021 | Credits : 1
AIUM/SDMS Joint Webinar - Bioeffects of Ultrasound: Reviewing Our Knowledge is organized by Society of Diagnostic Medical Sonography (SDMS). Start Date: 06/16/2011 Expiration Date: 01/31/2021 Accreditation: This Course has been approved for a maximum of 1.0 Credits Description: In this joint presentation the speakers will review knowledge and assess perspective of the bioeffects of ultrasound. Additional details will be posted as soon as information is available.
JDMS: Sonographer Scanning Practices and Musculoskeletal Injury: Evaluation of an Occupational Health Issue Using the Health Belief Model
Sep 21, 2017 - Sep 21, 2023 | Credits : 0.5
JDMS: Sonographer Scanning Practices and Musculoskeletal Injury: Evaluation of an Occupational Health Issue Using the Health Belief Model is organized by Society of Diagnostic Medical Sonography (SDMS). Start Date: 09/21/2017 Expiration Date: 09/21/2023 Accreditation: This Course has been approved for a maximum of 0.5 Credits Description: Musculoskeletal injury (MSI) is a multifactorial occupational health problem affecting sonographers. Potential contributing factors to the development of MSI include the repetitive motion involved in the practice of diagnostic medical sonography, the design of the ultrasound equipment and workstations, patient volume, and sonographer work practices. This descriptive feasibility study evaluated the factors influencing sonographers’ use of self-protective scanning practices and was informed by some isolated constructs of the health belief model. Scanning practices, attitudes, and beliefs about MSI were collected in surveys before and after an educational seminar about MSI. The instrument that was developed can now be used for a larger data collection on this topic. Areas that remain to be addressed by the instrument include barriers to the adoption of self-protective scanning practices and the role selfefficacy in MSI prevention. Additional details will be posted as soon as information is available.
Nov 01, 2017 - Nov 29, 2020 | CME : 1 | USD $25.00
November 2017: Validation of a Self-monitoring Tool for Use in Exercise Therapy is organized by American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (AAPM&R). Release Date: November 2017 CME Expiration Date: November 29, 2020 Accreditation: The American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (AAPM&R) designates this Journal-based CME activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Description: Journal-based CME is available every month through the study of designated articles within PM&R, the official scientific journal of the American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. Learning Objectives: After completing this enduring material, the participant should be able to: • Demonstrate an increase in, or affirm, their knowledge of clinical medicine and research. • Evaluate the appropriateness of the clinical information as it applies to the provision of patient care. • When appropriate, implement changes in practice relevant to the content of the article. Additional details will be posted as soon as information is available.
Jan 30, 2018 - Jan 30, 2021 | USD $29.95
Adhesive Capsulitis: Physical Therapy Diagnosis And Intervention, 2nd Ed is organized by Western Schools and will be held from Jan 30, 2018 - Jan 30, 2021. Description: This intermediate level course developed for physical therapists and physical therapy assistants describes the most recent findings in functional anatomy of the shoulder, provides an overview of adhesive capsulitis, including its etiology and epidemiology, and offers an up-to-date, evidence-based foundation for the diagnosis and intervention of adhesive capsulitis. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Jan 30, 2018 - Jan 30, 2021 | USD $24.95
Human Trafficking: Overview for Healthcare Professionals is organized by Western Schools and will be held from Jan 30, 2018 - Jan 30, 2021. Description: This intermediate level course for healthcare professionals is an introduction into the complex crime of human trafficking, with a focus on sex and labor trafficking and the common symptoms and conditions that occur in trafficked persons. The course provides insights into the facts surrounding human trafficking and relevant health risks for the trafficked person. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.