Geriatrics and Palliative Care 2021 Symposium - Virtual Meeting
This interdisciplinary symposium brings practitioners from various healthcare settings to develop the necessary skills to improve the quality and delivery of geriatrics and palliative care. Explore issues relating to the physical, emotional and psychological care of seriously ill patients and their families.
Explore the following topics
- Physician Aid-in-Dying
- Post-Pandemic Provider Burnout
- Home-Based Medical Care Comes of Age
- The Underrecognized Impact of the Opioid Crisis Affecting the Elderly
- Telehealth Teaching: Lessons from The Pandemic
This course is designed for all specialists working in Geriatrics, Palliative Care, Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Pain Medicine, Addiction Medicine, Social Work, Pastoral Care and Hospice.
This CE course will be a virtual meeting. Instructions for accessing course content will be emailed to you prior to the course start.
|FEATURED GUEST SPEAKERS|
Bruce A. Leff, MD
Priya E. Mammen, MD, MPH
All faculty at continuing educating activities for nurses, physicians and allied health professionals are required to disclose to the audience:
- Any significant financial relationships with the manufacturer(s) of any commercial products, goods or services
- Any unlabeled/unapproved uses of drugs or devices discussed in their presentations.
Such disclosures will be made in writing in the course presentation materials. Jefferson Conflict of Interest resolution process may result in changes to the program agenda.
In support of improving patient care, Thomas Jefferson University is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
DESIGNATION OF CREDITS
PHYSICIANS: This educational activity is designated for a maximum of 4.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
PA Patient Safety and Risk Credit: The content for this activity qualifies for 3.50 PA Patient Safety and Risk credits.
NURSES: This activity awards 4.17 nursing contact hours.
Nursing Pharmacotherapeutic Credit: The content for this activity qualifies for 1.92 nursing pharmacotherapeutic credits.
OTHER HEALTHCARE PROFESSIONALS: This educational activity is designated for 4.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Participants should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
COUNSELORS/ THERAPISTS/ SOCIAL WORK:
- 4.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
- 4.25 Attendance
- 4.17 CNE
- 1.92 CNE Pharmacotherapy
- 3.50 Patient Safety
*JEFFERSON TERMS AND CONDITIONS - please click HERE.
|Other Healthcare Professional||$50|
|Non-Jefferson Resident or Fellow||$25|
|Jefferson Health - Faculty & Staff||$50|
|Jefferson - Residents, Fellows & Medical Students||Complimentary|
|HOW TO REGISTER|
To register online, you must have a CPD @ JeffLearn account.
IMPORTANT DEADLINES: No refunds will be granted after May 7, 2021. See full refund policy.
NOTICE – Unauthorized recording, taping, photographing at Jefferson CE activities is strictly prohibited. If found recording, you will be asked to leave and any registration fees will not be refunded.