This 6.75-hour session is designed to educate and bring national awareness to physicians, midlevel providers, nurses, paramedics, and administrators regarding the state of emergency care, the future of emergency medicine, infectious diseases, disaster preparedness, and ethics. It is this cooperative manner we believe we can improve the emergency healthcare system for the entire county.
After completing this activity, learners will be able to:
- Identify current throughput practices and obstacles among Emergency Departments.
- Explain management, technology and techniques for optimal care of trauma, critical care and emergency medicine-related issues.
- Illustrate the latest strategies and techniques for optimal care in the emergency care setting, including pediatrics, burn care, and disaster management
- Implement evidence-based methods of alternative opioid prescribing.
- Assess current mass trauma protocols for the Emergency Department, after the Las Vegas, NV shooting.
- Integrate measures designed to reduce infectious disease in the Emergency Departments.
No individual in a position to control or influence the content of this activity has reported relevant financial relationships with commercial interests. No commercial support was provided for this activity.
Continuing Education Credit
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of The Doctors Company and (name of non-accredited provider). The Doctors Company is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The Doctors Company designates this activity for a maximum of 6.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only those credits commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
|Issue Date for This Activity:||11/01/2018|
|Expiration Date for This Activity:||11/01/2019|
The information and guidelines contained in this activity are generalized and may not apply to all practice situations. The faculty recommends that legal advice be obtained from a qualified attorney for specific application to your practice. The information is intended for educational purposes and should be used as a reference guide only.
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