Team Approach to Hypertension

Activity Details
  • Credit Amounts:
    • CPE: 1.00
    • CNE: 2.40
    • TSBSWE: 2.00
    • Physicians: 2.00
  • Cost: Free
  • Release: Jul 21, 2016
  • Expires: Jul 21, 2018
  • Estimated Time to Complete:
    1 Hour(s)
  • System Requirements:
  • Average User Rating:
    (4 Ratings)

Faculty

Target Audience

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This activity is designed for health professionals, including physicians, pharmacists, physician assistances, nurse practitioners, nurses and allied health professionals.

Objectives

Recommend a hypertension treatment and monitoring plan (non-pharmalogical and pharmacological) based on patient specific characteristics.

Identify potential barriers that may prevent achievement of hypertension treatment goals and recommend strategies that can be taken to overcome these barriers.

Discuss the factors that should be considered prior to developing a hypertension telemedicine program.

Discuss the elements that should be documented following an encounter with a patient with hypertension.

Accreditation

CPE
ACPEThe University of North Texas Health Science Center is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.

This knowledge-based activity has been assigned UAN 0845-0000-16-013-H01-P and will award 1.00 contact hour (0.100 CEUs) of continuing pharmacy education credit in states that recognize ACPE providers.

Statements of participation will indicate hours and CEUs based on participation and will be issued online at the conclusion of the activity. Successful completion includes completing the activity, its accompanying evaluation and/or posttest (score 70% or higher) and requesting credit online at the conclusion of the activity. Credit will be uploaded to CPE Monitor, and participants may print a statement of credit or transcript from their NABP e-profile. UNTHSC complies with the Accreditation Standards for Continuing Pharmacy Education.

CNE

UNT Health Science Center is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider # 16274. This activity is approved for 2.40 Contact Hours.

TSBSWE

This activity is approved for a maximum of 2.00 Clock Hours for Social Workers.

Physicians

The University of North Texas Health Science Center is accredited by the American Osteopathic Association to award continuing medical education to physicians.

The University of North Texas Health Science Center has requested that the AOA Council on Continuing Medical Education approve this program for 2.00 hour of AOA Category 2B CME credits. Approval is currently pending.

The University of North Texas Health Science Center is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of North Texas Health Science Center designates this enduring material for a maximum of 2.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The University of North Texas Health Science Center presents this activity for educational purposes only. Participants are expected to utilize their own expertise and judgment while engaged in the practice of medicine. The content of the presentations is provided solely by presenters who have been selected for presentations because of recognized expertise in their field.

ACGME Competencies

  • Patient care
  • Medical knowledge

Acknowledgement

The activity was supported by PACE - General.