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    Intensive Update with Board Review in Geriatric and Palliative Medicine: Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai and Oakstone Board Review

    Ace the Geriatric Medicine and Hospice and Palliative Medicine Boards with this Intensive Update with Board Review in Geriatric and Palliative Medicine from Oakstone Publishing, LLC and the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai.

    The course covers the full range of geriatric subjects.

    Topics include:
    Parkinson’s & Movement Disorders, Prognostication of Chronic Disease, Falls, Hazards of Hospitalization, Frailty, Palliative Care in Neuro-Degenerative Disease, Geriatric Nephrology & Renal Palliative Care and scores of others.

    After reviewing Intensive Update with Board Review in Geriatric and Palliative Medicine, you will be better able to:
    • Describe the latest evidence-based geriatric and palliative medicine
    • Recognize the promises and pitfalls of new treatments for older adults
    • Identify major geriatric syndromes and effectively manage these syndromes
    • Identify psychosocial and ethical issues as they pertain to older adults and formulate a treatment approach
    • Practice for the ABIM geriatric and palliative medicine board exams
    • Assess and guide medical interventions to improve a patient’s quality of life

    Target Audience:
    Physicians who are taking the geriatric medicine and/or hospice and palliative medicine certification(s) or recertification in geriatric medicine. Additionally, this course is for those physicians and other healthcare professionals who want to update their clinical knowledge in geriatric and palliative medicine.

    • Cost: $1,195 - $1,795
    • Credit hours: 82.75
    • CME credits awarded by: Oakstone Publishing, LLC.
    • Format: On-Demand Online, Online Video, Online Audio, Audio CD
    • Material last updated: November 30, 2016
    • Expiration of CME credit: November 30, 2019
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    GRS9 Audio Companion – 9th Edition: The American Geriatrics Society and Oakstone Program

    Topics covered by the GRS9 Audio Companion – 9th Edition include:
    Assessment, Multimorbidity, Caregiving, Cultural Aspects of Care, Physical Activity, Pharmacotherapy, Perioperative Care, Palliative Care, Pain Management, Nursing Home Care and many others.

    At the conclusion of the GRS9 Audio Companion – 9th Edition, you will be better able to:
    • Describe the general principles of aging and the biomedical and psychosocial issues of aging
    • Discuss legal and ethical issues related to geriatric medicine
    • Evaluate the financing of health care for older persons
    • Identify the basic principles of geriatric medicine, including assessment, geriatric pharmacotherapy, prevention, exercise, palliative care, rehabilitation, and sensory deficits
    • Use state-of-the-art approaches to geriatric care while providing care in hospital, office-practice, nursing-home, and home-care settings
    • Diagnose and manage geriatric syndromes, including dementia, delirium, urinary incontinence, malnutrition, osteoporosis, falls, pressure ulcers, sleep disorders, pain, dysphagia, and dizziness
    • Apply relevant information from the fields of internal medicine, neurology, psychiatry, dermatology, and gynecology to the care of older patients
    • Adjust patient care in the light of evidence-based data regarding the particular risks and needs of ethnic, racial, and sexual patient groups
    • Use quality indicators to assess and improve the care of older adults in their own practices

    Target Audience: Primary care providers who work with older adults.

    • Cost: $695 - $795
    • Credit hours: 35
    • CME credits awarded by: Oakstone Publishing, LLC.
    • Format: On-Demand Online, Online Audio, Audio CD
    • Material last updated: September 15, 2016
    • Expiration of CME credit: September 14, 2019
  • Clinical Cannabinoid Medicine Curriculum

    Developed by TMCI Global and the Society of Cannabis Clinicians (SCC), the Clinical Cannabinoid Medicine Curriculum is the first comprehensive, online CME-certified curriculum designed to educate the practicing clinician on both the research and clinical practice aspects of the therapeutic use of cannabis.

    While reviewing Clinical Cannabinoid Medicine Curriculum, you will learn:
    • The fundamentals of the Endocannabinoid System
    • The use of cannabis in a clinical setting
    • The delivery and dosage of medical cannabis
    • Mental health and the psychiatric application of medical cannabis

    Clinical Cannabinoid Medicine Curriculum includes a bonus module on Cannabinoid Chemistry authored by Dr. Raphael Mechoulam, a professor of Medicinal Chemistry at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem in Israel and leading authority on Medical Cannabis science.

    Target Audience:
    All healthcare practitioners; the curriculum was designed to educate the practicing clinician on both the research and clinical practice aspects of the therapeutic use of cannabis.

    • Cost: $399
    • Credit hours: 13
    • CME credits awarded by: Postgraduate Institute of Medicine
    • Format: On-Demand Online
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    Osteoporosis Management: Advances in Pharmacotherapy

    After viewing Osteoporosis Management: Advances in Pharmacotherapy, you will be able to:
    • Apply the results of diagnostic imaging and pertinent past medical history to determine a given patient’s diagnosis of osteoporosis or osteopenia
    • Describe the criteria for initiation of pharmacotherapy for osteoporosis treatment and prevention
    • Identify investigational pharmacotherapeutic treatments for management of osteoporosis, and describe their mechanisms of action and likely place in therapy
    • Describe the challenges associated with treating patients with osteoporosis, focus specifically on the risks (e.g., adverse drug reactions, drug interactions, etc.) of the agents used to treat and prevent osteoporosis and apply the information in optimizing patient care

    Target Audience:
    Endocrinologists, geriatricians, internists; physician assistants, nurse practitioners, nurses, and pharmacists who specialize in those areas of medicine and those who otherwise commonly care for patients with osteoporosis.

    • Cost: Free
    • Credit hours: 1
    • CME credits awarded by: ScientiaCME
    • Format: On-Demand Online
    • Material last updated: July 4, 2017
    • Expiration of CME credit: July 4, 2019
  • American Association for Geriatric Psychiatry Learning Center

    There are many Geriatric activities that users can engage in to earn CME credits available on this site and broaden their knowledge about Geriatric Psychiatry.

    Target Audience: Geriatric Psychiatrists.

    • Cost: Varies according on course
    • Credit hours: Varies depending on course
    • CME credits awarded by: American Association for Geriatric Psychiatry
    • Format: On-Demand Online
  • FREE

    MJHS Institute for Innovation in Palliative Care

    This is a biweekly webinar series as well as archived slides/lectures.

    Topics cross all domains of palliative care and are relevant to every member of the interdisciplinary team.

    Target Audience:
    Primary care physicians, multiple specialties, nurse practitioners, and physician assistants.

    • Cost: Varies depending on course
    • Credit hours: Varies depending on course
    • CME credits awarded by: The Medical Society of the State of New York
    • Format: On-Demand Online, Online Video
  • NEJM Weekly CME Program

    Each week, three articles in the New England Journal of Medicine have a companion CME exam available online. You can earn up to one CME credit for each exam successfully completed. NEJM subscribers receive 20 online exams per year as part of their subscription. Non-subscribers may pay on an hourly basis ($19 per single credit or $109 for 10 exams) and read the articles and take the exams completely online.

    Target Audience:
    Physicians focusing on Family Medicine and Internal Medicine.

    • Cost: $19
    • Credit hours: 50
    • CME credits awarded by: Massachusetts Medical Society.
    • Format: On-Demand Online
    • Material last updated: Weekly
  • Advanced Communication for Physicians

    This online course goes beyond the basics to help physicians and all clinicians fine-tune their interpersonal communication competencies with patients and families.

    Participants of this course will learn concrete strategies for earning patient trust and confidence, improving patient understanding, engagement and adherence to care plan, and enhancing collaboration and teamwork with colleagues. The course includes videos that illustrate skills with rich scenarios as well as takeaway tools to support skill practice and application. And you can complete the program online, on any device, at your convenience.

    Use code: CMEList35 to save 35% on this course!

    • Cost: $259 with code: CMEList35
    • Credit hours: 4
    • CME credits awarded by: Saint Louis University School of Medicine
    • Format: On-Demand Online, Online Video
    • Material last updated: 2017