Gateway Medical Society Provider Symposium - Providing Proiver Resources to Manage Patient After Acute Care

Pittsburgh, PA US
September 21, 2019

The Gateway Medical Society and its member physicians are committed to the elimination of health disparities among minority populations. Our strategic goals include:

• Provide continuing education programs for health professionals

• Facilitate the communication, collaboration and networking among health professionals

• Provide forums for the discussion of issues which aid in the advocacy for health reform and

minority health issues

• Increase minority representation in the healthcare workforce

Target Audience

Provider Network audience including: physicians, nurses, social workers and other multidiscipline network and community based professionals.

Learning Objectives

• Define types of facilities and resources to care for patients when the acute illness is stabilized, but continued care is still needed post- acute hospitalization

• Review post-acute levels of including rehabilitation, palliative services, home health and long term care

• Understand post-acute care transition considerations for patients who are in special population categories including: behavioral health and/or substance use disorders and homelessness

 

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 5.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
  • 5.00 Attendance
Course opens: 
08/13/2019
Course expires: 
12/31/2019
Event starts: 
09/21/2019 - 8:30am
Event ends: 
09/21/2019 - 2:00pm
Herberman Conference Center
5150 Centre Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15232
United States

All individuals in a position to control the content of this education activity are required to disclose all relevant financial relationships with any entity producing, marketing, re-selling, or distributing health care goods or services, used on, or consumed by, patients.

 

In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and Gateway Medical Society. The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 5.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Other health care professionals will receive a certificate of attendance confirming the number of contact hours commensurate with the extent of participation in this activity.

Available Credit

  • 5.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
  • 5.00 Attendance

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
08/13/2019
Course expires: 
12/31/2019
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