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Medical Case Management: HIV Guidelines and Antiretroviral Medications Part 1


Location: Online
Date: Tuesday, January 20, 2015
Time: 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm (EST)


Registration: Coming Soon

Speaker(s):
Elizabeth Sherman, PharmD, AAHIVP
Florida/Caribbean AETC
Principal Investigator, Nova Southeastern University

Description:
During this module medical case managers will learn about HIV treatment guidelines, criteria for initiating initial treatment, goals of antiretroviral therapy (ART), and importance of medication adherence. Upon completion of this program, participants will be able to:
  • Describe Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) adult HIV treatment guidelines
  • Identify basic criteria for antiretroviral therapy (ART) initiation
  • Review the process for selecting antiretroviral regimens
  • Review antiretroviral treatment goals
  • Recognize the importance of medication adherence to treatment success


  • Target Audience:
    Medical case managers

HIV Update Objectives


  • Identify the role, uses, and complications of antiretroviral therapy as a treatment option according to the Department of Health and Human Services;
  • Describe the major issues of age and gender appropriate HIV care including management of special populations such as pregnant women, and gay, lesbian or transgender patients;
  • Identify and treat HIV disease, HIV complications and co-morbid conditions in the primary care setting;
  • Identify and access resources and standard of care protocols that can be immediately applied to any clinical setting;
  • Describe legislation and/or recommendations about HIV testing, confidentiality, access to medical care, post-exposure prophylaxis and pre-exposure prophylaxis;
  • Identify the modes of transmission of HIV and epidemiology of the disease and related infections;
  • Discuss strategies to increase the ability of healthcare providers to provide culturally competent care.

CE/CME


CONTINUING EDUCATION

Suwannee River Area Health Education Center, Inc., is a Florida Board of Nursing, Clinical Social Work, Marriage, Family Therapy, Mental Health Counseling, Dentistry, and Pharmacy approved provider of continuing education. CE Broker Provider ID #50-1922. This program meets the requirements for up to 5.0 contact hours.

CONTINUING MEDICAL EDUCATION

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and Policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint providership of the Florida AHEC Network and the Florida/Caribbean AIDS Education and Training Center. The Florida AHEC Network is accredited by the Florida Medical Association to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The Florida AHEC Network designates this live activity for a maximum of 5.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Each physician should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

For questions regarding CE or CME, please contact our Professional Education Manager at ce@srahec.org or 386-462-1551.

La información que se presenta a continuación aplica a las sesiones en español del Proyecto ECHO del F/C AETC


Educación Médica Continua (EMC)/Educación Continua (EC)

Esta actividad ha sido planificada e implementada de acuerdo con las guías y requisitos de la División Central de Educación Continua de el Recinto de Ciencias Médicas (DECEP/MSC).

Dicha división ha sido designada proveedor de Educación Médica Continua por la Junta de Disciplina Médica de Puerto Rico (Número de proveedor-022-MA07-TEM). Por otro lado, esta divisón es proveedora de educación continua para todos los profesionales de salud a tenor con los requisitos de la Oficina de Reglamentación y Certificación de Profesionales.

Cada sesión Proyecto ECHO del F/C AETC ha sido aprobada para 1.5 créditos de educación continua en categoría I. Los médicos y los otros profesionales pueden solicitar sus créditos de acuerdo a el tiempo en que participen en cada sesión.

Preguntas sobre EMC/EC

A fin de recibir los créditos de educación continua, el participante debe llenar el formulario de participación a el momento de su matrícula. Además, debe asistir a toda la sesión y cumplimentar la evaluación en linea que estará disponible luego de finalizar la sesión educativa.

Para solicitar el certificado o preguntas adicionales, debe comunicarse con la Prof. Ivonne Morales atraves de el siguiente correo electrónico: ivonne.morales@upr.edu o llamando a el teléfono 787-250-1312.

Past Events (Slides/Handouts)


Many of the slide sets and handouts from our past events are available on the pages below.
Clinicians are invited to review and use the slide sets.



Past Webinars


Type Title Date Handout Video
Live Webinar Medical Case Management: HIV Guidelines and Antiretroviral Medications Part 1 2015-01-20
Coming Soon

Elizabeth Sherman, PharmD, AAHIVP
Florida/Caribbean AETC
Principal Investigator, Nova Southeastern University
Description:

During this module medical case managers will learn about HIV treatment guidelines, criteria for initiating initial treatment, goals of antiretroviral therapy (ART), and importance of medication adherence. Upon completion of this program, participants will be able to:

  • Describe Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) adult HIV treatment guidelines
  • Identify basic criteria for antiretroviral therapy (ART) initiation
  • Review the process for selecting antiretroviral regimens
  • Review antiretroviral treatment goals
  • Recognize the importance of medication adherence to treatment success

  • Medical case managers








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  2. 21st Annual HIV Conference
    Friday, October 26 – Saturday, October 27, 2012

  3. 20th Annual HIV Conference
    Friday, May 13 – Saturday, May 14, 2011

  4. 19th Annual HIV Conference
    Friday, May 14 – Saturday, May 15, 2010

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