NPacers Webinar Series: September 24, 2021

Includes a Live Event on 09/24/2021 at 1:00 PM (EDT)

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    • Early bird pricing available!
    • User - $30
    • Regular Price after 09/07/2021 11:59 PM
    • User - $35

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Trio Event

Are you wondering what the latest is on prescribing antibiotics? This live webinar will provide answers. Nurse Practitioner Dr. Susan Feeney will review antibiotic stewardship and updates for primary care NPs. The presentation will highlight data, best practices, and evidence for helping guide patients in care.

Additionally, we are pleased to offer a CE-accredited Partner Program on the topic of Influenza as well as a sponsored non-CE program exploring a case study for review.

Don’t miss this trio webinar event. Participants will have the opportunity to engage and interact with the speakers and get answers through a Q&A session directly following each of the presentations.

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General $35.00
Early Bird (Register by Tuesday, September 7 @ 11:59 ET)    $30.00
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Credits Offered 

(Up to 2.0 CE Total)
PRODUCT THEATER: Case Study: A 51-year old Female with History of Crohn's Disease and Intestinal Resection    None (Non-CE)
NPACE WEBINAR: Antibiotic Stewardship and Update1.00 CE; includes TBD pharmacology 
VINDICO MEDICAL EDUCATION PARTNER PROGRAM:
Influenza in the House: Diagnosis, Treatment, and Prophylaxis   
1.00 CE
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Important Dates

Registration Deadline Date:    September 20, 2021 @ 11:59 pm ET
Live Webinar Event:  September 24, 2021 @ 1:00 - 4:15 pm ET


Access to Session Recordings Expire

NPACE session will be recorded and made available for on-demanding viewing, after the live broadcast, until the expiration date listed below.

PRODUCT THEATER: Case Study: A 51-year old Female with History of Crohn's Disease and Intestinal Resection    Live Only
NPACE WEBINAR: Antibiotic Stewardship and UpdateDecember 24, 2021 (90 days)
VINDICO MEDICAL EDUCATION PARTNER PROGRAM:
Influenza in the House: Diagnosis, Treatment, and Prophylaxis     

TBD
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Perk Available

Earn $25 GrubHub 

To earn this astonishing reward simply attend the Live Product Theater session (Case Study: A 51-year old Female with History of Crohn's Disease and Intestinal Resection) and complete the evaluation form. Credits will be issued to all attendees who complete the survey. Additional details on how to redeem will be sent via email. 

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September 24, 2021


1:00 - 1:45 pm ET

PRODUCT THEATER: Case Study: A 51-year old Female with History of Crohn's Disease and Intestinal Resection
Speaker(s): TBD
  Sponsored Non-CE Session 

Join Us for a Diagnostic Challenge! A Virtual Case Study: A 51-Year-Old Female With a History of Crohn's Disease and Intestinal Resection*

*This is a hypothetical case and not an actual patient.

Uncover the cause of the patient's symptoms in this virtual case study and consider if this could apply to any patients you manage.

Disclosures
  • This program is sponsored by Takeda and speakers are paid consultants of Takeda.
  • This presentation is not a CME activity.
  • The information contained within this presentation is consistent with FDA guidelines.
  • This is a hypothetical case and patient

Sponsored by:  Takeda

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2:00 - 3:00 pm ET

NPACE WEBINAR: Antibiotic Stewardship and Updates
Speaker(s): Susan Feeney, DNP, FNP-BC
  NPACE Session 
Description
In this presentation, nurse practitioner, Dr. Susan Feeney will review antibiotic stewardship and updates for primary care NPs. This presentation will highlight data, best practices, and evidence for helping guide patients in care. 

Learning Objectives
Coming Soon!
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3:15 - 4:15 pm ET

VINDICO MEDICAL EDUCATION PARTNER PROGRAM: Influenza in the House: Diagnosis, Treatment, and Prophylaxis
Speaker(s): Ruth Carrico, PhD, DNP, APRN, CIC, FSHEA, FNAP & Neil S. Skolnik, MD, FAAFP
  Sponsored CE Session 
Overview
Diagnosing Flu Early to Improve Outcomes
20 minutes  
 - 2-minute case introduction
 - Array of tests – evaluating sensitivity and specificity
 - Differentiating respiratory conditions with an eye on COVID
 - When to test versus treating without testing
 - 5-minute case conclusion with panel discussion  
Treating Influenza With an Eye on Antiviral Efficacy and Prophylaxis
25 minutes  
 - 2-minute case introduction
 - Deciphering treatment options based on efficacy and safety
 - Comparison of baloxavir maroxil to NAIs regarding MOAs, viral resistance, reduction of duration of clinical illness, and cessation of viral shedding in normal patients and those at high risk for complications
 - Use of prophylaxis in those exposed to influenza
 - 5-minute case conclusion with panel discussion
LIVE Question & Answer
15 minutes


Provided by:  Vindico Medical Education



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Susan Feeney, DNP, FNP-BC

Assistant Professor; Director of NP Tracks, UMMS Graduate School of Nursing

FNP; Worcester State Student Health Center

Dr. Susan Feeney is an Assistant Professor at UMass Medical School Graduate School of Nursing and is the Director of Nurse Practitioner Tracks (AG-ACNP, AG-PCNP, FNP, PMHNP). She provided comprehensive primary care for over 22 years, practicing 10 of those years in an independent NP-owned practice, and she currently practices in College Health. Dr. Feeney has been an educator for over 20 years, dedicated to teaching, mentoring and supporting NP students. She is a Senior Faculty in Fitzgerald Health Education Associates teaching certification review courses and contributes to the PriMed’s Frankly Speaking Podcasts, focusing on evidenced-based primary care practice. Dr. Feeney speaks both regionally and nationally on many topics pertaining to primary care, including vaping, women’s health, antibiotic stewardship and lab interpretation. She has contributed to primary care and case study textbooks and authored several articles. Dr. Feeney served as Vice President (2014-2016) and President of NHNPA (2016-2018) and is an active member of MCNP. 

Ruth Carrico, PhD, DNP, FNP-C, CIC, FSHEA, FNAP

Professor and FNP

University of Louisville School Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases

Ruth Carrico is a Professor and Family Nurse Practitioner with the University of Louisville School Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, and director of epidemiological research in the University’s Center of Excellence for Research in Infectious Diseases (CERID).  Dr. Carrico has received training specific to healthcare epidemiology at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in conjunction with the Rollins School of Public Health at Emory University in Atlanta and the Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America (SHEA). Dr. Carrico is responsible for the clinical and research operations at the University of Louisville Vaccine and International Travel clinic. Her research has been funded by the CDC, HRSA, DHS, and industry.

In 2008, Dr. Carrico was appointed to the National Biosurveillance Subcommittee (NBS) Advisory Committee to the Director, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and in 2010 became a SHEA Fellow.  In 2011, Dr. Carrico was appointed by Secretary Sebelius, to the Healthcare Infection Control Practices Advisory Committee (HICPAC) for an extended three-year term. In 2012, she was presented with the Carole DeMille Achievement Award by APIC, an honor for an Infection Preventionist.  In 2013, Dr. Carrico was appointed to the National Foundation for Infectious Diseases as the Board’s Nurse Planner and in 2014 became a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Executive Nurse Fellow alumna.  Dr. Carrico served as the 2016 president of the Certification Board of Infection Control and Epidemiology, Inc. (CBIC), the organization responsible for board certification for infection preventionists worldwide and is now enjoying the role of immediate past president.  In 2016, Dr. Carrico co-founded the Infection Prevention Institute a virtual training site focusing on infection prevention education for all partners concerned with preventing infection in any setting.  Then, in 2017, the University of Louisville’s Journal of Refugee and Global Health was launched, with the first issue to be released in April.  Dr. Carrico serves as the Editor-in-Chief for this new open-access journal.  In 2018, Dr. Carrico assumed the position of president of the Kentucky Nurses Association and in 2020 was recognized as a Distinguished Fellow in the National Academies of Practice.  

Neil Skolnik, M.D.

Professor, Family and Community Medicine, Sidney Kimmel Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA

Associate Director, Family Medicine Residency Program, Abington Memorial Hospital, Abington, PA

Dr. Neil Skolnik, MD, is an academic family physician who sees patients and teaches residents and medical students in the family medicine residency program at Abington Jefferson Health in Abington, Pennsylvania. He is a Professor of Family and Community Medicine at the Sidney Kimmel Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University and Associate Director of the Family Medicine Residency Program at Abington Jefferson Health. Dr. Skolnik has written and edited 5 books:  On the Ledge: A Doctor’s Stories From the Inner City; Essential Practice Guidelines for Primary Care; Essential Infectious Disease Topics for Primary Care; Sexually Transmitted Diseases for Primary Care; and Electronic Medical Records: A Practical Guide for Primary Care. He was the series editor for fifteen years overseeing the development of over twenty-five titles in the Humana Press Current Clinical Practice in Primary Care series of medical textbooks and has published more than 300 articles, columns, poems, and essays in both the medical and lay literature on a diverse range of subjects including diabetes, asthma, COPD, hyperlipidemia, guideline-based medical care, technology in medicine, and the medical humanities. He served on the Expert Panel Report 4 (EPR-4) Working Group, National Asthma Education and Prevention Program Coordinating Committee, National Heart Lung Blood Institute (NHLBI), and is on the Primary Care Advisory Committee for the American Diabetes Association. Dr. Skolnik lectures nationally on a range of topics, with a special interest in diabetes, asthma, COPD, exercise in medicine, and coronary disease risk factor management. He also hosts and produces “Diabetes Core Update,” the American Diabetes Association’s official monthly podcast reviewing the most important new articles to come out in the diabetes literature every month, and hosts the Infectious Diseases Society of America’s guidelines podcast series. For the past year, he has co-hosted the weekly North American Continuing Education Covid Update. 

CE INFORMATION


PRODUCT THEATER: Case Study: A 51-year old Female with History of Crohn's Disease and Intestinal Resection

This sponsored program is not accredited for Continuing Education credit. This program is designated as a Non-CE program and contact hours will not be awarded.


NPACE WEBINAR: Antibiotic Stewardship and Updates

Obtain Your Credits

To earn credits for this activity, you must complete all course components in the following order: 1) watch the webinar; 2) complete the course evaluation; 3) pass the post-test with a score of 2/3 (66.7%) or higher. You may retake the post-test until a passing score is achieved, at which point you will be able to view/print a copy of your certificate of completion. This online certificate will also be saved within your profile dashboard transcript for future access.

Designation Statement

NPACE designates this educational activity for a maximum of 1.00 CNE credit(s), of which TBD is pharmacology credit. Participants should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Accreditation Statement

Nurse Practitioner Associates for Continuing Education (NPACE) is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation (ANCC).

In addition to ANCC, NPACE is approved as a provider of continuing education in nursing by: the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP8720 and Florida CE Broker #50-1476.


VINDICO MEDICAL EDUCATION PARTNER PROGRAM: Influenza in the House: Diagnosis, Treatment, and Prophylaxis

Target Audience

The intended audience for this activity is nurse practitioners and other health care professionals involved in the management of patients with influenza.

Provider Statement

This continuing education activity is provided by Vindico Medical Education.

How To Claim Credit

To claim credit for participation in this activity, you must read the objectives, watch the live presentation, and complete the posttest, evaluation, and credit-claim form (sent via electronic survey after the event to the email address provided at registration).

 
Please note that the post-test, evaluation, and credit-claim form will be available only to those participants who view the live activity. Vindico Medical Education will issue a certificate within 4 weeks of completion to the email address provided at registration.
 
The time window to complete the post-test, evaluation, and credit-claim form will be open for only 10 days after the internet live course.



Please Note: Partner programs that provide CE cannot be completed twice. If you have completed this CE program with another continuing education company or previously with NPACE, only one participation will count toward CE. 



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DISCLOSURES


PRODUCT THEATER: Case Study: A 51-year old Female with History of Crohn's Disease and Intestinal Resection

This program is presented by Takeda. This content is developed exclusively by or on behalf of the industry sponsor. The content and opinions expressed are those of the sponsor and/or speakers and may not convey the views of NPACE.


NPACE WEBINAR: Antibiotic Stewardship and Updates

Faculty

Contributing faculty, Susan Feeney, DNP, FNP-BC, have disclosed no relevant financial relationships. 

Planners

All planners and contributors involved in this educational activity have disclosed no relevant financial relationships. 

Disclaimer

The material presented in this continuing education program is being made available for educational purposes only and is not intended to represent the best or only methods, medications and/or guidelines appropriate for the medical situation discussed. Rather the material is intended to present an approach, view, statement, or opinion of the presenter(s), which may be helpful, or of interest to other practitioners and should not be used by clinicians without the evaluation of their patient’s conditions and possible contraindications on dangers in use, review of any applicable manufacturer’s product information, and comparison with recommendations of other authorities. NPACE disclaims any liability, loss, injury, or damage incurred as a consequence, directly or indirectly, of the use and application of any information given in a presentation.

Disclosure of Unlabeled Use

This educational activity may mention the uses of products that are not approved by the FDA for the indication(s) being discussed. The presenter(s) are instructed to notify participants when they are discussing unapproved uses or investigational agents. The opinions related to unapproved uses of products are solely those of the presenter(s) and are not endorsed or recommended by NPACE. Please refer to the official prescribing information for each product for discussion of approved indications, contraindications, and warnings.

Commercial Support

There is no commercial support for this activity.


VINDICO MEDICAL EDUCATION PARTNER PROGRAM: Influenza in the House: Diagnosis, Treatment, and Prophylaxis

Provider Statement

This continuing education activity is provided by Vindico Medical Education.

Supporter Statement

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Genentech, a member of the Roche Group. There is no non-commercial support for this activity. Education activities are distinguished as separate from endorsement of commercial products. When commercial products are displayed, participants will be advised that accredited status as a provider refers only to its continuing education activities and does not imply ANCC Commission on Accreditation endorsement of any commercial products.




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PRODUCT THEATER WEBINAR
PRODUCT THEATER: Case Study: A 51-year old Female with History of Crohn's Disease and Intestinal Resection
09/24/2021 at 1:00 PM (EDT)   |  45 minutes
09/24/2021 at 1:00 PM (EDT)   |  45 minutes Live Only!
NPACE WEBINAR
NPACE WEBINAR: Antibiotic Stewardship and Updates
09/24/2021 at 2:00 PM (EDT)   |  60 minutes
09/24/2021 at 2:00 PM (EDT)   |  60 minutes Antibiotic Stewardship and Updates
NPACE Webinar Evaluation
12 Questions
Post-Test
3 Questions  |  Unlimited attempts  |  2/3 points to pass
3 Questions  |  Unlimited attempts  |  2/3 points to pass
Certificate
1.00 Contact Hours credit  |  Certificate available
1.00 Contact Hours credit  |  Certificate available
VINDICO MEDICAL EDUCATION PARTNER PROGRAM WEBINAR
VINDICO MEDICAL EDUCATION PARTNER PROGRAM
09/24/2021 at 3:15 PM (EDT)   |  60 minutes
09/24/2021 at 3:15 PM (EDT)   |  60 minutes VINDICO MEDICAL EDUCATION PARTNER PROGRAM: Influenza in the House: Diagnosis, Treatment, and Prophylaxis