Disability-Competent Primary Care

You can view the webinar recording below to receive continuing education credit. Supporting documents such as webinar slides, transcript, and additional resources are available to download by scrolling to the attachments section below.

Podcast: 

This webinar is also available as a podcast on SoundCloud and iTunes.

Live Webinar Air Date: 
Wednesday, March 1, 2017 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Description: 

This webinar highlights the importance of primary care as a central component to medical management. Webinar viewers will learn about the function of primary care and its role on the interdisciplinary care team. The webinar focuses on several main concepts which include: pain management, sexual health, screenings and preventative care. This webinar also addresses the significance of having the proper primary care network capacity and composition.

Webinar Presenters: 

  • Judith Chamberlain, MD, FAAFP, Senior Medical Director at Aetna Medicaid 
  • Chris Duff, Disability Practice and Policy Consultant

Content:

  1. Understanding primary care as a key component in DCC
  2. The role and function of primary care on the interdisciplinary care team
  3. DCC primary care focuses on preventive care, pain management, sexual health and managing common secondary complications
  4. Capturing avoidable hospitalizations through timely response to newly emerging issues
  5. Attending to primary care network and capacity

Continuing Education Credit Information:

Accreditation - The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is accredited by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET). CMS complies with the ANSI/IACET Standard, which is recognized internationally as a standard of excellence in instructional practices. As a result of this accreditation, CMS is authorized to offer 0.1 Continuing Education Unit (CEU) for this activity.

After viewing the recording, please visit https://learner.mlnlms.com to access the post-test. More information can be found in the Continuing Education Credit Guide.

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