Mon, 03/05/2018 - 12:30pm

CME PROGRAM PLANNER:

George Bruque, MD

SPEAKER:

Tina L Garcia-golden, MD

TARGET AUDIENCE:

Physicians, NPs and PAs - Primary Care

SPECIFIC OBJECTIVES:

As a result of this CME activity, participants should be better able to:

  1. Recognize new recommendations for screening of LTBI in pediatric patients (e.g., who? How? How often?)
    1. Foreign born vs US born
    2. Travel history and length
    3. Previous BCG
    4. PPD vs Quantiferon
  2. Accurately Interpret test results
  3. Recognize new treatment recommendations
SERIES OBJECTIVES:

1) Associate current literature, standards, therapies, and treatments to the management and care of in-hospital and critical pediatric patients. 
2) Utilize best practices identified in conference discussions in caring for pediatric inpatients. 
3) Integrate information on appropriate diagnostic measures in the management of pediatric patients.

STATEMENT OF DISCLOSURE:

Faculty for TPMG Continuing Medical Education Programs must complete a Declaration of Disclosure prior to the CME activity. Having an interest in or affiliation with a commercial entity does not preclude making a presentation at a CME activity, but if a Conflict of Interest exists, it must be resolved prior to the educational activity being delivered. Relevant financial relationships, or the lack of such relationships, must be disclosed to learners prior to the beginning of the educational activity.

DISCLOSURE OBTAINED:

Tina L Garcia-golden, MD and all other presenters have disclosed that they have no relevant relationships with commercial or industry organizations. The CME Department has reviewed the disclosure information for the planner(s) and/or committee/faculty for this program and they do not have relationships that present a relevant conflict of 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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  • claim your CME credit
AWARD OF CME CREDIT

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.

The Sacramento Valley CME Program designates this educational activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim 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 hours participation toward the continuing education requirements for license renewal by the California Board of Registered Nurses

Session date: 
Monday, March 5, 2018 - 12:30pm to 1:30pm
Location: 
Kaiser Permanente
1840 Sierra Gardens Drive
Roseville, CA 95661
United States

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