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The Relationship Between Obesity & COVID-19
  • Covid-19
  • Wellness
  • ACPE - Pharmacists
  • ACPE - Pharmacy Technicians
  • AMA - Physicians
  • ANCC - Nurses
  • Attendance - General Attendance
  • CDR - Dietitians
$0.00 Activity description This activity will provide an overview of the relationship between obesity and COVID-19. Participants will also learn about the risk factors and health disparities pertaining to obesity and COVID-19.Provided byThis activity is jointly provided by OptumHealth Education and UnitedHealth Group, Medical and Health & Safety.Commercial supportThere was no commercial support received for this activity.
Medical Weight Loss Overview
  • Disease Management
  • Wellness
  • ACPE - Pharmacists
  • ACPE - Pharmacy Technicians
  • AMA - Physicians
  • ANCC - Nurses
  • Attendance - General Attendance
  • CDR - Dietitians
$0.00 Activity descriptionThis activity will provide an overview of obesity as a complex and chronic disease, will review its classification, and will examine the factors that cause weight loss to be so challenging to sustain. Participants will also explore how the aspects of the medical weight loss (MWL) program are structured to promote sustainability.This three part series will explore various aspects related to medical weight loss. 
Pharmacotherapy Principles and Considerations for Weight Management
  • Disease Management
  • Wellness
  • ACPE - Pharmacists
  • ACPE - Pharmacy Technicians
  • AMA - Physicians
  • ANCC - Nurses
  • Attendance - General Attendance
  • CDR - Dietitians
$0.00 Activity descriptionThis is part two of a series of activities focusing on medical weight loss (MWL). This activity will review the rationale, mechanisms of action, and indications for current FDA-approved anti-obesity pharmacotherapies, as well as explore medications that have weight-loss-promoting potential.This activity is part of a three part series that will explore various aspects related to medical weight loss.
Supratentorial Matters Associated with Obesity
  • Disease Management
  • Wellness
  • ACPE - Pharmacists
  • ACPE - Pharmacy Technicians
  • AMA - Physicians
  • ANCC - Nurses
  • Attendance - General Attendance
  • CDR - Dietitians
$0.00 Activity descriptionThis activity focuses on the physiological processes that occur in obesity and cause fundamental changes in neurocircuitry that impact mental and physical health, sleep, aging, and the experience of pain. Participants will examine the cycle of obesity and how bias, stigma, discrimination, and adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) negatively contribute to these mental and physical effects.
Eating Disorders: Anorexia Nervosa 101 for Care Advocates
  • Behavioral health
  • Wellness
  • AMA - Physicians
  • ANCC - Nurses
  • APA - Psychologists
  • Attendance - General Attendance
  • ASWB - Social Workers
$0.00 Activity descriptionAnorexia nervosa greatly impacts affected individuals’ quality of life and can severely disrupt eating behaviors and mental health, thoughts, and emotions. While eating disorders affect approximately 28.8 million individuals over their lifetime, only 33.8 percent of those with anorexia nervosa seek treatment. Because anorexia is linked with increased rates of suicide and death, increased awareness and appropriate screening, as well as timely high-quality treatment, are essential.
Understanding and Preventing Burnout: Improving Health Care Outcomes
  • Behavioral health
  • Wellness
  • AMA - Physicians
  • ANCC - Nurses
  • APA - Psychologists
  • Attendance - General Attendance
  • ASWB - Social Workers
$0.00 Activity descriptionBurnout is a state of emotional, physical and mental exhaustion that can be caused by excessive and prolonged stress. In the last decade, it has become apparent that burnout among health care professionals (HCPs) is increasing. Health care has experienced major challenges in long working hours, high and sometimes unsustainable productivity goals and greater overall difficulty in maintaining work-life balance; all of these are precursors of HCP burnout.
As Science Moves to Genetic Testing and Treatment: Part 2, Genetic-Informed Treatments
  • Disease Management
  • Pediatrics
  • Wellness
  • ACPE - Pharmacists
  • ACPE - Pharmacy Technicians
  • AMA - Physicians
  • ANCC - Nurses
  • APA - Psychologists
  • Attendance - General Attendance
  • CCMC - General - Case Managers
  • ASWB - Social Workers
$0.00 Activity descriptionGenetics/genomics is a vast and ever-growing area. Health care professionals (HCPs) must understand how it can impact the treatment plan for individuals with chronic illness, serious illness and/or rare diseases. This activity will discuss the importance of data and evidence regarding the use of genetics/genomics in treatment planning.Provided byThis activity is jointly provided by OptumHealth Education and UnitedHealthcare.Commercial supportNo commercial support was received for this activity.
Addressing Maternal Mortality
  • Health Equity
  • Wellness
  • ACPE - Pharmacists
  • ACPE - Pharmacy Technicians
  • AMA - Physicians
  • ANCC - Nurses
  • APA - Psychologists
  • Attendance - General Attendance
  • CCMC - General - Case Managers
  • ASWB - Social Workers
$0.00 Activity descriptionMore American women are dying of pregnancy-related complications than in any other developed country. African American, Native American and Alaska Native women are about three times more likely to die from causes related to pregnancy compared to white women in the U.S. Both societal and health system factors contribute to unacceptably poor maternal health outcomes related to pregnancy and childbirth.
The Relationship Between Pain, Stress and Sleep
  • Wellness
  • ACPE - Pharmacists
  • ACPE - Pharmacy Technicians
  • AMA - Physicians
  • ANCC - Nurses
  • APA - Psychologists
  • Attendance - General Attendance
  • CCMC - General - Case Managers
  • ASWB - Social Workers
$0.00 Activity descriptionThere is a growing body of research that explores the interrelationships between pain, stress and sleep. This activity will review the interrelationship of pain and sleep on physical activity, stress and behavior, as well as the importance of assessing sleep quality for individuals with pain. Dr. Schubiner will also highlight techniques to reduce stress and improve sleep.Provided byThis activity is jointly provided by OptumHealth Education and Healthcare Transformation – UnitedHealth Group Alliances.
Genetic Testing and Treatment: Part 1, Neuromuscular Diseases
  • Disease Management
  • Wellness
  • ACPE - Pharmacists
  • ACPE - Pharmacy Technicians
  • AMA - Physicians
  • ANCC - Nurses
  • APA - Psychologists
  • Attendance - General Attendance
  • CCMC - General - Case Managers
  • ASWB - Social Workers
$0.00 Activity descriptionGenetic/genomic testing and treatment is continually evolving. The goal of this activity is to assist health care professionals (HCPs) in understanding how the vast and growing field of genetic testing can impact the plan of care and treatment for individuals with neuromuscular diseases.

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