2022 Advances in Primary Care Medicine Conference
Date & Location
Friday, October 28, 2022, 7:45 AM – 4:30 PM, Intermountain Medical Center, Salt Lake City, UT
Professions – Advanced Practice Provider, Nurse, Nurse Practitioner, Other Medical Personnel, Pharmacist, Physician, Physician Assistant, Professor
AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ (7.25 hours), Non-Physician Participation AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ (7.25 hours), ANCC Contact Hour(s) (7.25 hours), ACPE Contact Hour(s) (7.25 hours), ABIM MOC Part 2 (7.25 hours)
The purpose of this conference is to connect healthcare professionals in primary care specialties with the new information they need to deliver high quality care for their patients. During this conference, topics such as chronic disease management, preventative care, major subspecialty updates, healthcare delivery, and systems-based practice will be addressed.
- Summarize clinical updates concerning important diseases, their diagnosis, and treatment from the medical specialties.
- Describe the role of multidisciplinary teams and co-management to improve care of patients with conditions from the medical specialties and more appropriately select patients for referral and triage urgency for specialist evaluation.
- Review pre-referral evaluation and pre-referral medication management to enhance impact of specialist consultation at initial referral visit and avoid unnecessary testing and treatment.