Endocrinology Case Studies

Activity description 

These materials are only intended for those that have completed the "Endocrinology Case Studies (CAMEO)." This activity is a 5 week email based education course that contains common case studies within the field of endocrinology.  

Provided by
This activity is jointly provided by OptumHealth Education and Reliant Medical Group.

Commercial support
There was no commercial support received for this activity.

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Target Audience

This activity is designed to meet the educational needs of nurse practitioners, Pas and physicians who have an interest in endocrinology.

Learning Objectives

At the end of this educational activity, participants should be able to:

  • Explain how to diagnose and treat Cushing’s Disease.
  • Discuss appropriate treatment for osteoporosis.
  • Examine management strategies for diabetes.
  • Evaluate the effects of hypothyroidism and thyroid hormone therapy during pregnancy.
Activity summary
Available credit: 
  • 0.50 AMA
  • 0.50 ANCC
  • 0.50 Attendance
Activity opens: 
02/18/2021
Activity expires: 
02/18/2023
Rating: 
0

Presenter
Amee Rathod, MD
Endocrinology
Reliant Medical Group

Activity planners
Rebecca Gleason, RN, CCM
Clinical Activity Manager
OptumHealth Education

Siera Wiedeman
Provider Education & Learning Specialist
Reliant Medical Group

Disclosures of relevant financial relationships
In accordance with the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education's (ACCME) Standards for Integrity and Independence in Accredited Continuing Education, OptumHealth Education (OHE) requires all those in control of educational content to disclose their financial relationships with ineligible companies within the prior 24 months. Ineligible companies are defined by the ACCME as companies whose primary business is producing, marketing, selling, re-selling, or distributing health care products used by or on patients. Individuals must disclose all financial relationships, regardless of the amount, with ineligible companies and regardless of their view of the relevance of the relationship to the education. OHE ensures that the content is independent of commercial bias.

The activity faculty or planners have no financial relationships to disclose.

Method for calculating CE credit
CE credit was calculated by the complexity of content.

Accreditation statement
Joint Accreditation LogoIn support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by OptumHealth Education and Reliant Medical Group. OptumHealth Education is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Credit designation statements

Physicians
OptumHealth Education designates this live activity for a maximum of .5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

PAs
The American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA) accepts credit from organizations accredited by the ACCME.

Nurses
The participant will be awarded up to .5 contact hour(s) of credit for attendance and completion of supplemental materials.

Nurse practitioners
The American Academy of Nurse Practitioners Certification Program (AANPCP) accepts credit from organizations accredited by the ACCME and ANCC.

Attendance
A certificate of attendance will be provided to learners upon completion of activity requirements, enabling participants to register with licensing boards or associations that have not been pre-approved for credits. To apply for credit types not listed above, participants should use the procedure established by the specific organization with which they wish to obtain credit.

Available Credit

  • 0.50 AMA
  • 0.50 ANCC
  • 0.50 Attendance
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