Jointly Provided by:
As a primary care physician, you treat patients in pain every day. The information presented at this meeting will provide you with an opportunity to enhance your clinical care and acquire additional skills in treating patients who present with pain and pain-related symptoms. This meeting is intended to meet the clinical and educational needs of clinicians in the primary care setting and selected specialties, such as non-pain specialists who recognize the importance and challenges associated with treating patients in pain.
Who Should Attend
The Pain Care for Primary Care meeting is intended for physicians in family practice, internal medicine, neurology, and rheumatology, as well as advanced practice nurses, physician assistants, and pharmacists working in pain or primary care.
Upon completion of this meeting, participants will be able to:
1. Recognize the competencies and skill sets required to provide quality pain care.
2. Develop strategies for handling common and complex pain care situations.
3. Integrate best practices grounded on evidence-based guidelines and recommendations.
4. Assess changes in the care and outcomes of your patients with pain-related conditions.
The Pain Care for Primary Care course will offer continuing education (CME/CE) credit for physicians and nurses. Credit will be awarded for those sessions attended and evaluated. Successful completion requires that participants register for the meeting, attend and participate, and complete an online evaluation. Participants will receive their certificates immediately after they submit their evaluations online.
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 the University of Cincinnati and Global Academy for Medical Education, LLC. The University of Cincinnati is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians and Global Academy for Medical Education.
Physician Credit Designation
The University of Cincinnati designates this Live Activity for a maximum of 22 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM (16 for the general program (including the REMS course) and 6 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ for completing the pre-conference workshops. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
This Live activity, 6th Annual Pain Care for Primary Care, with a beginning date of 11/15/2019, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 16.00 Prescribed credit(s) by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
AAPA accepts certificates of participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ from organizations accredited by ACCME or a recognized state medical society.
This program is accredited for a maximum of 18 contact hours (This includes a maximum of 12 contact hours for the general sessions and a maximum of 3 contact hours for each workshop (Pharmacology contact hours will be determined and will be indicated on our certificate) in partnership with Partners in Healthcare Education, LLC.. Partners in Healthcare Education, LLC, is accredited by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners as an approved provider of nurse practitioner continuing education. Provider number 031206.
REMS Course The Nurse Practitioner Healthcare Foundation is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. 3 hours of continuing education and pharmacology credit will be awarded on-site by NPHF upon completion of the program Assessment and Evaluation at the end of the session.
Building Pathways in Pain Management: Osteoarthritis and Chronic Low Back Pain The Nurse Practitioner Healthcare Foundation is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. 1 hour of continuing education and pharmacology credit will be awarded on-site by NPHF upon completion of the program Assessment and Evaluation at the end of the session.
This course is co-sponsored by Amedco and the University of Cincinnati. Amedco is approved by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Pharmacy Education to sponsor continuing education for pharmacists. Amedco maintains responsibility and designates 13 credit hours for completing this program, 3 credit hours for completing REMS, and 6 credit hours for completing the pre-conference workshops.