Coronavirus News:Course Overview
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This course will review the current data on emerging coronavirus and identification and management of patients exposed to coronavirus.
This independent self-study activity is designed for physicians and nursing professionals at all levels and settings in the healthcare industry.
At the completion of this course, the learner should be able to:
- Review the current data on emerging coronavirus
- Discuss the identification and management of patients exposed to coronavirus
CME/CE credit provided by AKH Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare. This activity is jointly-provided by AKH Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare and CME University.
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of AKH Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare and CME University. AKH Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
AKH Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare designates this enduring activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
NCCPA accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by ACCME.
Method of Participation
In order to receive credit, participants should read the entire downloadable monograph. Once you have read the monograph, you will continue to the online self-assessment test and evaluation. You must score at least 70% on the self-assessment test to receive credit. AKH Inc. allows for one (1) re-test at no additional charge; additional re-tests must be purchased again at the full cost. Certificates will be available in your transcripts upon successful completion of the self-assessment test and evaluation. If you have questions about this CME/CE activity, please contact AKH Inc. at firstname.lastname@example.org. [JGI]
- Steven B. Deitelzweig, MD discloses no financial relationships with pharmaceutical or medical product manufacturers.
- Margaret V. Clark, MSc, RN, RRT - NPS, CMPP discloses no financial relationships with pharmaceutical or medical product manufacturers.
- Dorothy Caputo, MA, BSN, RN – Lead Nurse Planner- discloses no financial relationships with pharmaceutical or medical product manufacturers.
- Bernadette Makar, MSN, APRN-BC, NP-C - Nurse Planner - discloses no financial relationships with pharmaceutical or medical product manufacturers.
AKH staff, planners and reviewers have no relevant financial relationships to disclose.
This activity is not supported by a commercial educational grant.
It is the policy of AKH Inc. to ensure independence, balance, objectivity, scientific rigor, and integrity in all of its continuing education activities. The author must disclose to the participants any significant relationships with commercial interests whose products or devices may be mentioned in the activity or with the commercial supporter of this continuing education activity. Identified conflicts of interest are resolved by AKH prior to accreditation of the activity and may include any of or combination of the following: attestation to non-commercial content; notification of independent and certified CME/CE expectations; referral to National Author Initiative training; restriction of topic area or content; restriction to discussion of science only; amendment of content to eliminate discussion of device or technique; use of other author for discussion of recommendations; independent review against criteria ensuring evidence support recommendation; moderator review; and peer review.
Disclosure of Unlabeled Use and Investigational Product
This educational activity may include discussion of uses of agents that are investigational and/or unapproved by the FDA. Please refer to the official prescribing information for each product for discussion of approved indications, contraindications, and warnings.
This course is designed solely to provide the healthcare professional with information to assist in his/her practice and professional development and is not to be considered a diagnostic tool to replace professional advice or treatment. The course serves as a general guide to the healthcare professional, and therefore, cannot be considered as giving legal, nursing, medical, or other professional advice in specific cases. AKH Inc. specifically disclaim responsibility for any adverse consequences resulting directly or indirectly from information in the course, for undetected error, or through participant's misunderstanding of the content.
Required Hardware / Software
- A computer with an internet connection
- Internet Browser: Internet Explorer 7.x or higher, Firefox 4.x or higher, Safari 2.x or higher, or any other W3C standards compliant browser
- Other additional software may be required such as PowerPoint or Adobe Acrobat Reader.