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Past Events (Slides/Handouts)
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Sessions marked with a are approved for Continuing Education/Continuing Medical Education (CE/CME).

HIV Routine Testing and Billing Symposium


Location: Children’s Board of Hillsborough County, 1002 E. Palm Avenue, Tampa, FL 33605 (Parking: Free parking is available)
Date: Tuesday, August 19, 2014
Time: 4:30PM - 8:00PM EDT


Registration: Register HERE

Speaker(s): This event has been approved for 1.0 hour of CE/CME (for sessions marked * in the agenda). View Agenda

Description:
The purpose of this symposium is to promote routine HIV testing in healthcare settings by increasing understanding of policy, risk management, and third-party HIV testing billing and reimbursement. Session Specific Learning Objectives:
  • Identify state and local HIV epidemic
  • Recognize the importance of routine HIV testing
  • Identify laws and policies regarding HIV testing
  • Identify billable activities related to HIV testing
Sponsors:
USF Center for HIV Education and Research, Florida/Caribbean AIDS Education and Training Center, Florida Department of Health, and The AIDS Institute

Hotel Information:
Hampton Inn and Suites
1301 E. 7th Avenue, Tampa, FL 33605
Phone: 813.247.6700 | Website

For more information regarding this event, contact: 
Suzanne Stevens, MSW
Program Coordinator
USF Center for HIV Education and Research
850.566.3632
stevensd@usf.edu

Target Audience:
Physicians, physician, assistants, nurses, nurse practitioners, and billing staff

Keeping With the Pace 2014: An HIV/AIDS Update


Location: Online/Live
Date: Tuesday, September 30, 2014
Time: 12:00PM-4:45PM EDT


Registration: Register HERE

Speaker(s): View Agenda

Description:
Live Session Address: UF Straughn IFAS Extension Professional Development Ctr, 2142 Shealy Drive, Gainesville, FL 32608. This annual, half-day training event is targeted toward physicians, physician assistants, pharmacists, nurses, nurse practitioners, case managers, health educators, social workers, mental health counselors, and other health professionals. It offers an update of the following topics: HIV/AIDS, hepatitis C, TB, and area community resources for positives.
For more information, please visit the Keeping With the Pace 2014: An HIV/AIDS Update webpage.

Target Audience:
Physicians, physician assistants, pharmacists, nurses, nurse practitioners, case managers, health educators, social workers, mental health counselors, and other health professionals.

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 Event HIV Routine Testing and Billing Symposium 2014-08-19
Register HERE
This event has been approved for 1.0 hour of CE/CME (for sessions marked * in the agenda). View Agenda
Description:
The purpose of this symposium is to promote routine HIV testing in healthcare settings by increasing understanding of policy, risk management, and third-party HIV testing billing and reimbursement.

Session Specific Learning Objectives:

  • Identify state and local HIV epidemic
  • Recognize the importance of routine HIV testing
  • Identify laws and policies regarding HIV testing
  • Identify billable activities related to HIV testing

Sponsors:
USF Center for HIV Education and Research, Florida/Caribbean AIDS Education and Training Center, Florida Department of Health, and The AIDS Institute

Hotel Information:
Hampton Inn and Suites
1301 E. 7th Avenue, Tampa, FL 33605
Phone: 813.247.6700 | Website

For more information regarding this event, contact: 
Suzanne Stevens, MSW
Program Coordinator
USF Center for HIV Education and Research
850.566.3632
stevensd@usf.edu


Physicians, physician, assistants, nurses, nurse practitioners, and billing staff
Live Event Keeping With the Pace 2014: An HIV/AIDS Update 2014-09-30
Register HERE
View Agenda
Description:
Live Session Address: UF Straughn IFAS Extension Professional Development Ctr, 2142 Shealy Drive, Gainesville, FL 32608.

This annual, half-day training event is targeted toward physicians, physician assistants, pharmacists, nurses, nurse practitioners, case managers, health educators, social workers, mental health counselors, and other health professionals. It offers an update of the following topics: HIV/AIDS, hepatitis C, TB, and area community resources for positives.

For more information, please visit the Keeping With the Pace 2014: An HIV/AIDS Update webpage.


Physicians, physician assistants, pharmacists, nurses, nurse practitioners, case managers, health educators, social workers, mental health counselors, and other health professionals.








Conferences


  1. Keeping With the Pace 2013: An HIV/AIDS Update
    Wednesday, August 7, 2013

  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

AIDS Education and Training Center - National Multicultural Center (AETC-NMC)


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