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Free CEUs, contact hours, CME for Certified Case Management certification renewal. Courses approved by CCMC

Free CCMC CEUs for Case Management- Preventing Fractures in Patients with OP

Preventing Fractures in Patients with Osteoporosis or Low Bone Density: A Review of the Evidence- Osteoporosis is a skeletal disease which causes bone tissue loss, and is associated with disability, chronic pain, and an increased risk of bone fractures. In … Continue reading

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Improving Essential Lean Body Mass & Reducing Re-admissions: Free CCMC CEUs for Case Managers

LEAN BODY MASS: NAVIGATING THE IMPACT OF HOSPITALIZATION ON RECOVERY AND HEALTH OUTCOMES- Describe the impact and consequences of the loss of lean body mass during/after the hospital stay. Define clinical and functional indicators of the loss of lean body mass. … Continue reading

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Evidence-Based Fall Prevention: Free CCMC CEUs for Case Managers

Engaging Older Adults in Evidence Based Fall Prevention- Numerous studies document falling as a common and preventable source of morbidity, mortality and health care expenditures. The most successful fall-prevention interventions are multi-factorial requiring the expertise and collaboration of several disciplines. … Continue reading

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Free CCMC CEUs for Certified Case Managers- Anemia Management in HD Patients

Optimizing Anemia Management in Dialysis Patients: Individualizing Therapy and Reducing the Need for Red Cell Transfusion- Evaluate the risks and benefits of Erythropoiesistimulating Agents, iron, and red cell transfusion as strategies for anemia treatment in patients on dialysis in order to individualize … Continue reading

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Integrated Care of Patients With Parkinson’s- Free CCMC CEUs for Case Managers

Achieving Integrated Care and Improved Control of Motor Function in Patients with Parkinson’s Disease: Managing Treatment-Related Complications and Interdisciplinary Considerations- Describe common adverse effects and complications that may occur in patients with PD receiving dopaminergic therapies. Evaluate strategies for early diagnosis, … Continue reading

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Free CEUs for Certified Case Managers- Reducing Readmission Rates

YOUR COLLABORATIVE ROLE IN REDUCING READMISSIONS- Review the changes to healthcare delivery driven by never events, CMS/government legislation, and profitability challenges. Discuss the need for multidisciplinary collaboration in evidence-based nutrition protocol intervention. Demonstrate how the clinician can impact a patient’s care plan, throughout … Continue reading

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Free CCMC CEUs for Case Managers- Diabetes & Fall Risk

Diabetes and Fall Risk: Special Considerations in Improving Quality of Life for Older Adults- As the world’s population ages, chronic diseases have become the most common cause of death. Most people over 65 have at least one chronic disease and half … Continue reading

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Free CCMC CEUs for Case Managers: RA- The Latest Clinical Data

Therapeutic Agents in Rheumatoid Arthritis: The Latest Clinical Data- Evaluate recent clinical trial data on RA therapies as presented at major scientific meetings and in the literature. Summarize results from recent comparative effectiveness reviews on the efficacy and safety of … Continue reading

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Free CCMC CEUs for Case Managers- Dietary Supplements & Drug Interactions

Dietary Supplements in Adults taking Cardiovascular Drugs: A Comparative Effectiveness Review- Approximately 81 million American adults (one third of all adults) will have at least one form of cardiovascular disease (CVD) in their lifetime. The standard of care for this disease … Continue reading

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Free CEUs for Case Manangers- Bipolar Depression

Bipolar Depression- Differential Diagnosis in the Community- More than one in five primary care patients with depression have bipolar disorder, a recurrent and sometimes chronic illness involving episodes of depression and mania or hypomania. The most frequent presentation is depression; … Continue reading

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1.5 Free CCMC CEUs for Case Managers- Fall Related Brain Injury

Fall-Related Brain Injury in Older Adults: Focus on Prevention- It is well known that falls and fall-related injuries are a major problem in older adults. For many years a primary focus has been on the prevention and treatment of hip … Continue reading

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Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy- 2 Free CEUs for Social Workers

Introduction to Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy © -Define reflex sympathetic dystrophy syndrome (RSDS). Identify the three stages of RSDS and manifestations of each stage. Outline treatment and nursing care priorities for a patient with RSDS. Identify the 6 potential directions for basic and clinical … Continue reading

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Ethics in Healthcare- Free CEU for Case Managers

Ethics in Healthcare: Remembering Our Values & Principles- Ethics is one of the most important topics in continuing education for all health care professionals. Ethics guides the health care professional through a maze of decisions, helps to provide quality of … Continue reading

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Medical Ethics & The New Technology- Free CEUs for Case Managers

Technology Ethics: Basics, Clinical Application, and Decision-Making- Participants will learn the basics about technology ethics that could be used across a variety platforms – from 15 years ago when bulletin boards and e-mail were new to emerging social networking , … Continue reading

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Free CME for Case Managers- Reducing Alcohol Abuse

Screening, Behavioral Counseling, and Referral in Primary Care to Reduce Alcohol Misuse- Alcohol misuse is a prevalent disorder affecting all age groups from adolescents to older adults. Misuse may be characterized by risky and hazardous drinking as well as heavy … Continue reading

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Cardiac & Pharmacology CEUs for APN- Dietary Supplements

Dietary Supplements in Adults taking Cardiovascular Drugs: A Comparative Effectiveness Review- Determine the benefits and harms of the concomitant use of complementary and alternative medicines in combination with cardiovascular drugs on the cardiovascular disease population. Assess the use of specific … Continue reading

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3 Free CEUs for Certified Case Managers- VTE:Interventional Strategies

VTE: Interventional Strategies- 3.0 Free CEUs A Focus on VTE Prophylaxis in the Medically Ill Population- Devise methods to measure an institution’s effectiveness at delivering appropriate VTE prophylaxis to medically ill patients. Determine the appropriateness of a prescribed VTE prophylaxis regimen … Continue reading

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Free CEU for OT: Helping Seniors with Loss of Independence

Helping Seniors with Loss of Independence- Dr. Amy D’Aprix outlines the warning signs that an older adult might need some assistance, including physical symptoms and mental or emotional changes, loss of attention signals and environmental clues. 1.0 Free Contact Hrs … Continue reading

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