Jointly provided by Tufts University School of Medicine Office of Continuing Education and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Estimated time to complete this activity: 1 hour
There is no fee for this activity
This activity is designed to educate primary care providers about the importance of routine HIV screening and to show them how to integrate routine HIV screening into clinical practice. The program is designed to motivate and build confidence among primary care providers to support successfully their efforts to provide routine HIV screening in their practice.
AVAILABLE CREDIT/CONTACT HOURS
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
ANCC Contact Hour
This activity is designed for primary care physicians (DOs and MDs), nurse practitioners, and registered nurses.
At the conclusion of the activity, learners will be able to:
- Implement routine HIV screening in their practice.
- Apply skills to physician patient interactions around HIV testing.
This activity is designed to address the following ABMS/IOM competencies:
Practice-Based Learning and Improvement, Patient Care, and Interpersonal and Communication Skills.
Health Education Specialist, CDC
Lead Health Education Specialist for the Healthcare and Public Health Communications, CDC
|Linda Ordway, R.N., M.S., ACNP-BC|
Office of Continuing Education
Tufts University School of Medicine
|Donna Sweet, MD|
Professor of Internal Medicine
The University of Kansas School of Medicine, Wichita, KS
|Philip Peters, MD|
Division of HIV/AIDS Prevention
CDC, Atlanta, GA
Celia Maxwell, MD
Joseph McGowan, MD
Disclosure of Relevant Financial Relationships with Commercial Interests
All faculty, course directors, planning committee members and others in a position to control the content of an educational activity are required to disclose to the audience any relevant financial relationships with commercial interests. Conflicts of interest resulting from a relevant financial relationship are resolved prior to the activity during the content review.
|Nature of Financial Relationship|
Donna Sweet, MD
BMS, Gilead, Pfizer, AbbVie
The following individuals have no relevant financial relationship to report in the last 12 months with a commercial interest:
Judy Griffith, Laura McElroy, Kayla Gray, Tanesha Tutt, Donna Wolff, Celia Maxwell, MD, Joseph McGowan, MD, and Philip Peters, MD.
TUSM OCE Staff: Linda Ordway, RN, MS, ACNP-BC, Donna Dung, Karin Pearson, Mirosleidy Tejeda, and Carolyn Langer, MD, JD, MPH
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of Tufts University School of Medicine (TUSM) and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). TUSM is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
TUSM designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Tufts University School of Medicine Office of Continuing Education is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
This activity provides 1 Contact Hour for nurses.
There is no commercial support for this activity.
The content and views presented in this educational activity are those of the faculty and do not necessarily reflect the opinions or recommendations of Tufts University School of Medicine, RTI International, and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Inclusion in this activity does not constitute approval or endorsement of any commercial products or services. These materials have been prepared based on the best available information, but are not exhaustive of the subject matter. Participants are advised to critically appraise the information presented and encouraged to consult the available literature for any commercial products mentioned. Accreditation status does not imply endorsement by the TUSM OCE of any commercial products displayed in conjunction with an activity.
ADA/OEO Nondiscrimination Policy
Tufts University School of Medicine (TUSM) considers all applicants and activity participants without regard to race, color, national origin, age, religious creed, sex or sexual orientation. TUSM is an Equal Opportunity Employer. TUSM does not discriminate on the basis of a disability in admissions, access to treatment, or employment in their programs and activities as identified in the American with Disabilities Act.
Participants have an implied responsibility to use the newly acquired information to enhance patient outcomes and their own professional development. The information presented in this activity is not meant to serve as a guideline for patient management. Any procedures, medications, or other courses of diagnosis or treatment discussed or suggested in this activity should not be used by clinicians without 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.
For questions regarding continuing education, please contact Tufts University School of Medicine- Office of Continuing Education: firstname.lastname@example.org or 617-636-6579.
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Initial release date: March 22, 2016
Last review date: March 17, 2017
Expiration date: March 21,2019
- 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
- 1.00 Nursing Contact Hours
- 1.00 Non-physician