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Jul 03 - 05, 2020 | CME 12 | USD $895 | West Yellowstone, Montana
Geriatric Medicine for Primary Care: Geri/Psych/Rheum is organized by Medical Education Resources (MER) and will be held from Jul 03 - 05, 2020 at Big Sky Resort, West Yellowstone, Montana, 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. Accreditation: Credit Designation: 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. American Academy of Family Physicians: This Live activity, Neurology for Primary Care, with a beginning date of July 3, 2020 has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 12 Prescribed credits by the American Academy of Family Physicians. 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. Nursing Accreditation: • This CE activity provides 12 contact hours of continuing nursing education. • Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number 12299, for 12 contact hours. Pharmacy Accreditation: 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. Learning Objectives: Upon completion of this program, participants should be better able to: • Utilize a comprehensive geriatric assessment to identify potential issues • Assess and manage vascular and urologic disorders • Differentiate between cognitive impairment, dementias, and Alzheimer’s Disease, and formulate appropriate treatment options • Differentiate between inflammatory and non-inflammatory joint pain and the differential diagnosis of each category • Utilize current evidence to design treatment strategies for crystal disease • Evaluate gait disorders and design practical approaches for the prevention of falls • Accurately diagnose and treat (pharmacologic and nonpharmacologic) substance abuse and depression in older adults • Understand risk factors and assess patients at risk for suicide and violence and intervene to make timely referrals to combat hopelessness • Utilize suggested strategies to manage "the difficult patient". Learning Outcome: • To provide updates in primary care medicine to office based providers.