Tue, 07/31/2018 - 12:30pm
CME PROGRAM PLANNER:
Abraham Thomas, MD
Mark Lipson, MD.
Laura Kellogg, LCGC
Physicians, NPs and PAs - Primary Care
As a result of this CME activity, participants should be better able to:
1) Recognize what constitutes a Variant of Unknown Significance and list how they are categorized from Strong Benign to Very Strong Pathogenic
2) Recognize cardinal features of hereditary breast cancer syndromes and current test strategy approaches
3) Utilize hypermobility evaluation criteria and resources for patients diagnosed with this condition
4) Utilize the genetics of hemochromatosis and recommended workup
5) Recognize the major prevalent cardiovascular hereditary syndromes and referral guidelines for genetic services
1) Discuss difficult cases seen within the primary care setting and identify treatment options.
2) Determine best therapies and strategies for managing various clinical challenges commonly seen in Primary Care and incorporate care recommendations in their practice.
3) Utilize allied health services and specialty referrals to the best advantage of the patients on their panel.
4) Consider culture, language and health literacy in all patient - provider communications.
STATEMENT OF DISCLOSURE:
Mark Lipson, MD, Johanna Martinezmoles, LCGC, Kelly Adams, LCGC, Laura Kellogg, LCGC, Catherine Devine, LCGC and the planners of this activity have disclosed that they have no financial relationships with a commercial interest that constitute a relevant financial relationship.
A commercial interest is any entity producing, marketing, re-selling, or distributing health care goods or services consumed by, or used on, patients. The ACCME does not consider providers of clinical service directly to patients to be commercial interests - unless the provider of clinical service is owned, or controlled by, an ACCME-defined commercial interest.
FOR CME CREDIT:
To receive CME credit for this session, please return to this page after the session and follow these instructions:
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- select the "Take Course" button
- complete your evaluation
- claim your CME credit
AWARD OF CME CREDIT
CME credit will be granted to participants who attend the conference and complete the evaluation survey.
The Sacramento Valley CME Program is accredited by the Institute for Medical Quality/California Medical Association (IMQ/CMA) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The Sacramento Valley CME Program takes responsibility for the content, quality and scientific integrity of this CME activity.
Credit Designation Statement
The Sacramento Valley CME Program designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. This credit may also be applied to the CMA Certification in Continuing Medical Education.
Nurses may report 1 hour participation toward the continuing education requirements for license renewal by the California Board of Registered Nurses.
- 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™