Other CME

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Other CME Opportunities

In addition to providing high-quality primary care CME through TAFP symposia, TAFP has developed a partnership with the following organizations in support of their education.

For information on how to post your event or online activity, download and read the Other CME request form.


Live activities


National Procedures Institute

Receive hands-on procedural training in numerous locations across the country.

NPI is owned by the Texas Academy of Family Physicians.

www.NPInstitute.com


Autism Community Network presents: The ACN Fall Summit, “All In For Autism”

Attend “All In For Autism,” the Autism Community Network’s Fall Summit being held at Morgan’s Wonderland in San Antonio on October 4. Enjoy a keynote address by Lonnie Zwaigenbaum, MD, one of the most prolific researchers of early autism identification, followed by an array of relevant and interesting break-out sessions.

CME Credit:
The Texas Academy of Family Physicians designates this live activity for a maximum of 6 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Learn more and register


Integrity Continuing Education presents: The 2019 Hospital and Internal Medicine Forum

The Hospital and Internal Medicine Forum is an educational initiative designed for hospital-based and internal medicine clinicians (physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, pharmacists, and nurses). The program aims to provide important educational updates from leading experts on conditions that are commonly encountered by healthcare clinicians practicing in the hospital and various internal medicine settings. This free CME/CE conference will be held on October 5.

www.hospitalmedforum.com/austin

CME Credit:
Integrity Continuing Education designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Click here to download the brochure.


Superior HealthPlan Presents: Free MAT training conducted by ASAM

Participate in one of Superior’s free trainings to learn more about treating Opioid Use Disorder (OUD). This free training can be taken online or in person, on September 13 and November 8.

SuperiorHealthPlan.com/ASAMtraining

Trainings will be conducted by the American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM), and physicians who complete the course will qualify for a waiver to prescribe buprenorphine, as well as earn continuing medical education credits. Buprenorphine is the first home-administered therapy to treat OUD and offers great potential for expanding treatment. Buprenorphine also has been proven to be a clinically effective therapy for OUD in many populations, including pregnant women. Only providers who are eligible to prescribe medications should take this course.

Click here to download the flyer.


AAFP Presents: Emergency and Urgent Care live course

Join us in San Antonio or stream live from home | Emergency and Urgent Care live course

Attend the AAFP’s Emergency and Urgent Care live course from your home or join your peers in San Antonio, TX, October 9-12.

Know the latest treatment options in emergency and urgent care settings, gain
hands-on skills, and recognize when to treat and when to refer. At the end of this course, you will be able to:

  • Prepare treatment plans for patients who present to emergency departments and/or urgent care clinics.
  • Evaluate, diagnose, and treat patients with acute health needs affecting any number of body systems, including cardiovascular, respiratory, neurological, maternity, psychological, or musculoskeletal conditions.
  • Incorporate emergency plans into practice, including written protocols and necessary equipment/tools for treatment.

NEW! Attend the course from your home or office. Earn Live CME without leaving town, when you stream the live Emergency and Urgent Care course. Earn up to 20 AAFP Prescribed live course credits.

Coming to San Antonio? Earn up to 27.75 credits*.
Earn up to 20 credits PLUS up to an additional 7.75 credits when you attend optional workshops (additional fees apply).

  • ECG Interpretation | Basic (3.75 AAFP Prescribed credits)
  • ECG Interpretation | Advanced (3.75 AAFP Prescribed credits)
  • Point-of-Care Ultrasound | Basic and FAST Exam (2 AAFP Prescribed credits)
  • Point-of-Care Ultrasound | Vascular Access (2 AAFP Prescribed credits)

Save when you register by September 7. Register now or call (800) 274-2237.

*AAFP Prescribed credit is subject to change. Visit aafp.org for the most up-to-date credits for this course.


Online activities


TMLT presents:

Case Closed: Maternal Mortality

This course provides physicians, who care for pregnant women, with real-world risk management advice. It features seven case studies involving maternal death, followed by recommendations to help physicians continue to practice safe medicine and prevent poor patient outcomes.

There is no cost to access the course material, but registration is required. A fee will be charged for those physicians seeking CME credit (2 hours) for the course.

tmlt.inreachce.com

Note: This activity is not accredited by TAFP.


The Collaborative for REMS Education presents:

Opioid Prescribing: Safe Practice, Changing Lives
Earn up to 2 Prescribed credits by the American Academy of Family Physicians when you take this online course developed by nationally known experts in the ER/LA opioid field. The course is hosted by Medscape.

www.medscape.org/clinicaladvances/long-acting-opioids-cafp

Note: This activity is not accredited by TAFP.


Cook Children’s Center for Prevention of Child Maltreatment presents:

Early detection of child maltreatment training
Can you recognize the signs of child maltreatment? Arm yourself with knowledge that can save a child’s life with this free online training for health care providers.

Click here for more information and to begin the training program.

Note: This activity is not accredited by TAFP.


Texas Health Steps presents:

Adolescent Substance Abuse course

The goal of this module is to equip Texas Health Steps providers and others with the tools to integrate substance use screening and intervention into practice, employ current evidence-based models to manage adolescent patients who use substances or are in recovery, and to refer patients when necessary. Participants can earn up to 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ and 1.5 ethics credits.

Click here to register for the course.

Note: This activity is not accredited by TAFP.


TAFP and the Iowa Academy of Family Physicians present:

NRCME Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration Training Webinar

Physicians and other health care providers wishing to examine interstate truck drivers and issue medical certificates to them must now be certified by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration. This webinar was recorded at a live course and can be completed at your leisure from the comfort of your home or office.

Click here for more information and to register.


The National Institute on Drug Abuse and Medscape Education present:

Safe Prescribing for Pain
The goal of this activity is to describe the prevalence of prescription opioid abuse in the United States and the skills and tools clinicians can use to screen for and prevent abuse in patients with pain. Earn 1.25 CME credits with this online course.

and

Managing Pain Patients Who Abuse Rx Drugs
The goal of this activity is to describe the symptoms and prevalence of opioid addiction and dependence in patients with chronic pain, and the steps clinicians can take to screen for, prevent, and treat such conditions. Earn 1.75 CME credits with this online course.

Click here for more information and to register for either of these courses.

Note: These activities are not accredited by TAFP.


The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center presents:

Free online CME credit on various topics, including numerous options that fulfill the ethics requirement. Topics include Fundamental Principles in Communication, Managing Difficult Communication, and others. Click here to see more options and to begin.

Note: This activity is not accredited by TAFP.


Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Medical Communications Media, and the NJAFP present:

Improving Medication Adherence: The Evolving Role of Technology
A Video Roundtable Series

This novel video roundtable series focuses on how family physicians can use health information technology to improve medication adherence in their patients. The first three segments of this six-part series focuses on a key technology: electronic health records (EHRs), mobile and digital communication, and social media. This free CME-certified series will increase your awareness and guide you in using these tools as a means of improving medication adherence and quality of care. Faculty includes family physicians Enoch Choi and Mike Sevilla.

Find more information and access the program here.

Note: This activity is not accredited by TAFP.