Title Category Credit Event datesort descending Cost
What Is Trauma-Informed Care and Why Is it Critical in Health Care Today?
  • Behavioral health
  • ACPE - Pharmacists
  • ACPE - Pharmacy Technicians
  • AMA - Physicians
  • ANCC - Nurses
  • APA - Psychologists
  • Attendance - General Attendance
$0.00 ACTIVITY DESCRIPTIONSubstantial exposure to traumatic events impacts an estimated 50 to 75 percent of the population today. Trauma is linked to adversity, posttraumatic stress disorder, mental illness, interpersonal problems, substance abuse and chronic disease, which in turn drive up health care costs. The Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACE) study shows a connection not only between an individual’s physiologic stress response and subsequent neurologic alterations, but also to changes in metabolic and immune function as well as an increased risk of chronic disease.
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.
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Disease Management
  • AMA - Physicians
  • ANCC - Nurses
  • Attendance - General Attendance
$0.00 Activity descriptionOptimalCare focuses on the quadruple aim to improve patient outcomes while decreasing low value or wasted care. This is the first of a multisession, accredited series and will provide primary care providers (PCPs) with actionable content that addresses evidence-based diagnosis and treatment approaches for many of the high-priority complex diseases frequently encountered in practice. This activity will discuss the prevalence, diagnosis and factors that contribute to the development of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD).
Behavioral Health Identification, Treatment and Referral in Primary Care-Part Three: Behavioral Health Treatment for Children and Adolescents
  • Behavioral health
  • AMA - Physicians
  • ANCC - Nurses
  • Attendance - General Attendance
$0.00 Activity descriptionAttention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is one of the most common neurodevelopmental disorders affecting children. The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) clinical practice guidelines provide recommendations for the diagnosis and treatment of children with ADHD. This activity will focus on the use of screening tools that aid in assessment; treatment modalities, including medication and alternative therapies; strategies for family support; best practices; and the impact of untreated and undertreated ADHD. 
Behavioral Health Identification, Treatment and Referral in Primary Care-Part One: Depression and Follow-up After Higher Levels of Care
  • Behavioral health
  • AMA - Physicians
  • ANCC - Nurses
  • Attendance - General Attendance
$0.00 Activity descriptionDepression significantly impacts both mental and physical health and can result in serious long-term morbidities. Screening tools are routinely used in clinical practice for measurement-based treatment decisions and adjustments. HEDIS serves as a standard measurement tool for comparing performance with a focus on quality improvements. This activity will explain HEDIS measures related to the treatment of depression and the referral process for behavioral health treatment.
Behavioral Health Identification, Treatment and Referral in Primary Care-Part Two: Substance Use Disorders in Primary Care
  • Behavioral health
  • AMA - Physicians
  • ANCC - Nurses
  • Attendance - General Attendance
$0.00 Activity descriptionSubstance-use disorders (SUDs) contribute heavily to the burden of disease in the United States. The traditional separation of behavioral health from mainstream health care has created obstacles to successful care coordination. Stigma can also be a barrier to treatment and recovery. This activity will focus on the integration of behavioral health services into the clinical primary care setting for SUD and discuss breaking the stigma and setting the stage for collaboration.
CMS HEDIS and Stars Pharmacy Overview—Medication Adherence, Statin Use in Patients and More
  • Disease Management
  • ACPE - Pharmacists
  • ACPE - Pharmacy Technicians
  • AMA - Physicians
  • ANCC - Nurses
  • APA - Psychologists
  • Attendance - General Attendance
  • ASWB - Social Workers
$0.00 Activity descriptionThe Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Medicare Part D medication adherence and stars measures use a five-star quality rating system to measure the experiences Medicare beneficiaries have with their health plan and health care system. Medication-use-related measures, such as medication adherence, are weighted heavily when determining a prescription drug plan’s overall star rating, as poor patient adherence to medications for chronic conditions often leads to worse clinical outcomes and poorer quality of life.
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.
Gender Diversity in Mental Health and Substance Use
  • Behavioral health
  • Health Equity
  • AMA - Physicians
  • ANCC - Nurses
  • APA - Psychologists
  • Attendance - General Attendance
  • ASWB - Social Workers
$0.00 Activity descriptionGender diversity, which encompasses the variations in gender identity, role, and expression experienced by an individual, can strongly impact mental and physical health. Gender diversity also plays a role in the social and health care disparities experienced by gender-diverse individuals—such as members of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, and other sexual and gender minority (LGBTQ+) community—including stigmatization, bias, and marginalization in health care settings.
Impact of Climate Change on Behavioral Health
  • Behavioral health
  • AMA - Physicians
  • ANCC - Nurses
  • APA - Psychologists
  • Attendance - General Attendance
  • ASWB - Social Workers
$0.00 Activity descriptionClimate change and climate-related disasters can cause both short- and long-term mental disorders such as anxiety, depression, and chronic post-traumatic stress disorder.

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