Medication Reconciliation & More...Topics for Patient Safety

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Medication Reconciliation: Readmissions & Reimbursement

As much as half of adverse drug events after discharge are results of a system error and a discrepancy on discharge increases the rate of readmission from 6% to 14%.  For this reason, intrdocuing medication reconciliation is important to decreasing readmission.

This interprofessional activity will explore decreasing readmissions and reimbursement for medication...

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Activity Details

  • CreditAmounts:
    • CNE: 0.60
    • Physicians: 0.50
  • Type: Video Webcast Video Activity
  • Expires: Nov 7, 2017
  • Cost: Free
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A SIMPLE STEP: Medication Nonadherence

According to recent reports, medication nonadherence - also referred to as MNA – impacts approximately 187 million patients in the United States, or 25% of the entire U.S. population. Medication nonadherence is a growing problem that is poised to have an increasingly more profound impact on healthcare in the coming decades due to demographic trends.  The SIMPLE STEP...

Faculty

Activity Details

  • CreditAmounts:
    • CNE: 0.60
    • CPH: 0.50
    • TSBSWE: 0.50
    • Physicians: 0.50
  • Type: Video Webcast Video Activity
  • Expires: Dec 9, 2017
  • Cost: Free
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Interprofessional Clinical Management: Diabetes

9.3% of the US population has been estimated to have diabetes, with approximately 28% of those individuals being undiagnosed. The rate of diabetes prevalence has increased at an alarming rate over the last 50 years and the changing prevalence of obesity and diabetes is clearly a national epidemic affecting every region in the US.  This activity will guide practitioners...

Faculty

Activity Details

  • CreditAmounts:
    • CNE: 0.60
    • CPH: 0.50
    • TSBSWE: 0.50
    • Physicians: 0.50
    • PT: 0.50
    • IACET: 0.50
  • Type: Video Webcast Video Activity
  • Expires: Dec 15, 2017
  • Cost: Free
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Team Management of Chronic Diseases

Chronic disease, along with an aging population, is creating an unprecedented strain to the American healthcare system.  Healthcare providers must learn to work in patient-centered teams in order to address this emerging crisis.

Faculty

Activity Details

  • CreditAmounts:
    • CNE: 0.60
    • CPH: 0.50
    • TSBSWE: 0.50
    • Physicians: 0.50
  • Type: Video Webcast Video Activity
  • Expires: Dec 22, 2017
  • Cost: Free
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