UPMC OFFICE OF ADVANCED PRACTICE PROVIDERS' TENTH ANNUAL SPRING FLING CME CONFERENCE_APRIL 21, 2022
This course is designed for UPMC Advanced Practice Providers and students enrolled in area APP programs.
Discuss the structure and collaborative role of APPs running an "APP-only" critical care unit during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Discuss diagnosis and treatment plans based on clinical evidence that balance risk and expected outcomes with patient values and preferences.
Decide which patients should begin anticoagulant medication and which medication is appropriate for their condition, if and when to stop their anticoagulation, and how to reverse common anticoagulants.
Identify and discuss common rheumatology conditions and their treatment.
12:00pm-12:15pm: Introduction by Ben Reynolds, MSPAS, PA-C, DFAAPA
12:15pm-1:15pm: Keynote: “Advancing the APP Model; It is just the Beginning” by Rob Bauer, MSN, CRNP, AG-ACNP-BC
1:15pm-2:15pm: “Mastering Shared Decision Making” by Brittaney Moore, DNP, CRNP and Maia Taft, MD
2:30pm-3:30pm: “Updates in the management of anticoagulants: when to start them, when to stop them, and when (and how) to reverse them” by Matthew Hodas, CRNP, NP-C, FNP-BC and Taylor J Miller, PharmD
3:30pm-4:30pm: “How Do You Treat Panel: Rheumatology” led by Laura R. Karelitz, MS, PA-C
4:30pm-4:45pm: Review & Evaluation 4:45pm: Adjournment
Rob Bauer, MSN, CRNP, AG-ACNP-BC
Amy Haller, MPAS, PA-C, MBA
Matthew Hodas, CRNP, NP-C, FNP-BC
Laura R. Karelitz, MS, PA-C
Taylor J Miller, PharmD
Brittaney Moore, DNP, CRNP
Ben Reynolds, MSPAS, PA-C, DFAAPA
Maia Taft, MD
In support of improving patient care, the University of Pittsburgh 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.
Physician Assistant (AAPA)
The University of Pittsburgh has been authorized by the American Academy of PAs (AAPA) to award AAPA Category 1 CME credit for activities planned in accordance with AAPA CME Criteria. This activity is designated for 4.25 AAPA Category 1 CME credit. PAs should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation.
The maximum number of hours awarded for this Continuing Nursing Education activity is 4.25 contact hour.
No members of the planning committee, speakers, presenters, authors, content reviewers and/or anyone else in a position to control the content of this education activity have relevant financial relationships with any entity producing, marketing, re-selling, or distributing health care goods or services, used on, or consumed by, patients to disclose.
- 4.25 AAPA Category I CME
- 4.25 ANCCUPMC Provider Unit is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation
- 4.25 Attendance