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It’s not just for medical directors anymore!

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Now entering our second decade, OptumHealth Education has officially expanded the audience for this much-anticipated forum. 

Developed to provide cutting-edge clinical updates to individuals responsible for managing large patient populations, this accredited medical education event has something for everyone, from managed health care medical directors to physician executives working within the managed care framework.

Our faculty of nationally recognized practitioners and thought leaders will relate clinical innovations and relevant research that can be applied when working to optimize patient care, outcomes and benefits. Learn more about the pertinent topics to be addressed at this year's forum.

Registration fee: $300
Complimentary for UnitedHealth Group employees. Tuition details.

 

Need CE credits?
Earn up to 6.0 continuing education credits at this year's forum. Learn more.

Intended audience

This conference has been designed to meet the educational needs of medical directors, physician executives/leaders and other health care professionals (HCPs) that manage large patient populations and/or their benefits worldwide.

Who attends?
• Medical Directors
• Physician Executives/Leaders
• PAs
• Pharmacists
• Pyschologists
• Pharmacy Technicians

• Nurse Executives/Leaders

Conference learning objectives

After completion of this activity, the participant should be able to:

  • Describe how interprofessional teams of health care providers can identify challenges and develop strategies to integrate pharmaceutical and nonpharmaceutical treatment options for chronic pain, as well as work with patients and their family members to optimize shared decision-making and management of chronic pain conditions.
  • Discuss the latest treatment modalities for inflammatory bowel disease and the impact these treatments have on the immune system.
  • Examine the potential barriers to care that are impacted by health care inequity as a result of socioeconomic and demographic characteristics.
  • Identify the clinical signs and symptoms of Alzheimer’s disease and distinguish between memory loss associated with normal signs of aging and progressive dementia associated with Alzheimer’s.
  • Recognize the latest evidence-based practice guidelines surrounding gene therapies.
  • Analyze strategies for early detection and intervention for chronic kidney disease (CKD) as well as state practice guidelines and pharmaceutical and nonpharmaceutical interventions to diagnose, evaluate, and manage CKD.
  • Explore the role that intestinal microbiota play in human health and disease, including cardiovascular diseases.

 
 
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