Worth up to 14.5 credits!
Available Credits: ACPE-P/T, AMA, ANCC, APA, ASWB, CCMC and Attendance
Start Date: February 3, 2020
Expiration Date: February 3, 2022
These activities are designed to meet the educational needs of case managers, nurses, pharmacists, pharmacy technicians, physicians and other health care professionals who are interested in learning best practices for optimal patient/benefit management in the areas of: organ and blood/marrow transplantation; health and wellness; comorbid diseases; complex-medical-condition support; case management; and utilization management.
This activity consists of recorded presentations from the "28th Annual National Conference" held in Minneapolis, Minn., Oct. 14–16, 2019. Throughout these activities, experts provided valuable insight into the care and management of medically complex patients. Topics addressed during these activities include clinical areas such as organ and blood/marrow transplantation; health and wellness; comorbid diseases; complex-medical-condition support; case management; and utilization management.
At the end of these educational activities, participants should be able to:
- Recognize the latest trends and advances in oncology, solid-organ and blood/marrow transplantation.
- Identify ways in which quality and value can be best measured in cancer care.
- Address some of the ethical considerations surrounding medical practices today, including end-of-life care.
- State emerging therapies in chimeric antigen receptor (CAR) T cells and in gene therapy for rare diseases.
- Identify factors contributing to the increase in the suicide rates in the U.S. and potential strategies that may be applied to reverse this troubling trend.
- Identify strategies to optimize diabetes management and cardiovascular care.
- Recognize the impact of incorporating a multidisciplinary approach for children with special health-care needs.
- Explain updates in transplant-related infectious diseases.
- Describe the changing paradigm in live-donor-liver transplant and with high-risk-transplant donors.
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Infectious Disease Challenges in Solid Organ Transplantation
Transplant Trends: Current Data and Statistics
Optimizing Care for Individuals with Type 2 Diabetes and Cardiovascular Disease: a Multidisciplinary Approach
The Increase in Suicide Across the U.S.
Live-Donor Liver Transplant: Changing the Paradigm
Optimizing Care for Children with Medical Complexity: The Team-Based Approach
Where Have All the Pancreata Gone? A Crisis in Modern Day Transplantation
Update in the Utilization of Blood/Marrow Transplant and Emerging Diagnoses on the Horizon
The Case for Community-based, High-Risk Women’s Cancer Programs
The CAR T-cell Therapy Tsunami: Emerging Therapies and Barriers to Access
Cancer Survivorship: A Personalized Precision Approach
Advances in Abdominal Transplant in the Last Quarter Century
Hepatitis C Virus Positive Donors for Uninfected Recipients: Are High-Risk Donors a Potential Cost-Effective Approach to Save Lives?
End-of-Life Care in America: Ethics is Quality, Quality is Ethics
Cost Effectiveness in Cancer Care: Finding the Path to Progress
Method of Participation
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Participants will receive a certificate upon successful completion of the activity, which includes the following:
- Completing the entire activity
- Completing the Post-Activity Assessment, Activity Evaluation, and Application for Certificate of Credit forms
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