Category Archives: Physician Assistant

Free CME for Physicians- Zika: The Pandemic Threat

Zika: The Pandemic Threat– Zika, a mosquitoborne viral infection, is the most recent of four arboviruses (arthropodborne viral diseases) that have spread to the Western Hemisphere in the last 20 years. It follows the dengue virus, which became re-established in … Continue reading

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Treating HIV: Key Updates to National Guidelines- Free CEUs for Medical Professionals

Advances in the Treatment of HIV Infection– Describe key updates to national HIV guidelines for initial treatment, use of co-formulations, monitoring treatment responses, and switching antiretroviral therapies. Differentiate the effectiveness of treatment options in HIV and their role in optimizing … Continue reading

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Free AANP CEUs for ANPs: Making Referrals to Pain Specialists- When & How

When Should You Make a Referral to a Pain Specialist?– Pain is a common symptom that a general practitioner faces in patients. Due to commonality, pain medication is among the most abused prescription medications in the US today. Despite these … Continue reading

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Treating Shift Work Disorder- Free Sleep CEUs

Treatment Options for Shift Work Disorder List comorbid conditions that contribute to poor sleep hygiene. Name the treatment that promotes daytime sleep among night-shift workers. Explain what makes armodafinil (Nuvigil) convenient for patients with shift work disorder. Describe the common … Continue reading

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Current Guidelines for Assessing and Evaluating Newly Diagnosed HIV

The New Patient Entering HIV Care – What You Need to Know and Do– Complete a plan to comprehensively evaluate a patient with newly diagnosed HIV infection. Apply current guidelines to the assessment of a patient with newly diagnosed HIV infection. … 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 Pharmacology Hours for ANPs- Practice Guidelines for Hep C

Newest Evidence to Thwart the Impact of Hepatitis C– Assess the prevalence, risk factors, newest screening recommendations and practice guidelines for hepatitis C. Summarize recent pivotal research results related to efficacy and safety of pharmacologic agents for the treatment of hepatitis … Continue reading

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Free CEUs for Dieticians- Metabolic Obesity Disease

Surgery for Metabolic Obesity Disease– Outline the rising prevalence and the medical impact of obesity disease in the United States. Discuss the current understanding of the pathophysiology of Metabolic Obesity Disease. Describe the impact of bariatric surgery on Diabetes, in the setting of … Continue reading

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7 Free AMA CEUs- Gastroenterology in the 21st Century

Gastroenterology in the 21st Century: Optimizing Patient Outcomes 7 courses 1 CME each Approach to the Patient with Abnormal Liver Function Studies A New Era in the Management of Chronic Hepatitis C Recent Advances in GI Endoscopy: What the Primary … Continue reading

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My Plate Recommendations, Tracking Tools & Apps- Free CEUs for RDs

Focus On: Dietary Guidelines for Americans– Vol 21, Number 1 The Soy Connection -Solid ReSeaRCh Foundation Behind dietaRy GuidelineS, MyPlate ReCoMMendationS -How Soy Fits Into Dietary Guidelines for Americans -Best of MyPlate Tracking Tools and Apps 1.0 Free CPEUs for Registered Dieticians … 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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Pain Management Following Hip Fractures- Free CME for Multiple Specialties

Pain Management Interventions for Hip Fractures– Compare the effectiveness of the interventions for controlling acute and chronic pain. Summarize the comparative effects of the interventions on mortality, functional status, health-related quality of life, and health services utilization. Describe the adverse effects associated with … Continue reading

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MS: New Therapies & Current Concepts- Free Pharmacology for NPs

Targeting the Immune System in Multiple Sclerosis: Current Concepts and Update on New Therapies– Our understanding of alterations that can occur in the immune system in patients with multiple sclerosis (MS) continues to rapidly evolve. This has led to the identification … Continue reading

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Hypertension- Free AANP Pharmacology Hours

Updates on the Comparative Effectiveness of Renin-Angiotensin-Aldosterone System Therapies for Essential Hypertension: A Feedback-Based Learning Activity– Compare the effectiveness of ACE inhibitors, ARBs, and direct renin inhibitors for controlling blood pressure and reducing risks of cardiovascular mortality and morbidity. Assess key … Continue reading

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Free CPEUs for Registered Dieiticians: Obesity & the Critically Ill

Nutrition In The Critically Ill Obese– Obesity is one of the leading causes of preventable death in the United States, second only to smoking. The historical viewpoint toward obesity has deemed it to be a lifestyle choice or characterological flaw. … Continue reading

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Free Contact Hours for CCM- Managing OSA

Guidance for Diagnostic Tools and Treatments for Obstructive Sleep Apnea– Summarize evidence on the comparative utility of available tests for diagnosing sleep apnea in adults with symptoms suggestive of disordered sleep. Compare the benefits and risks of various surgical, pharmacological, … Continue reading

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Antipsychotic Drug Therapy- Free CE for Case Managers

Connecting the Dots in Antipsychotic Maintenance Therapy– Medication nonadherence is common and difficult to detect in patients with schizophrenia. Roughly 50% of patients take less than 70% of prescribed doses. Clinical management requires getting the patient on the most appropriate medication, … Continue reading

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Free Pharmacology Hours for NPs- Palliative Care

End-of-Life Care: The Management of Pain in Palliative Medicine– The end stage of life is often characterized with pain and suffering. As the most experienced and feared symptom at the end of life, pain is often undertreated, even though it can … Continue reading

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