DescriptionIn this virtual lecture series sponsored by the MGH & BWH Center for Clinical Data Science (CCDS), international experts will discuss a broad set of topics related to healthcare applications of Artificial Intelligence (AI).CME credit is available for MDs, DOs, NPs, and PAs.Participation certificates are available to Other Health Care Professionals including Information Technology professionals.
DescriptionManagement of endocrine malignancies encompasses a multidisciplinary approach including endocrinologists, endocrine surgeons, pathologists, oncologists and radiologists. Members of this multidisciplinary team including trainees benefit from ongoing discussions regarding the rapidly evolving treatment strategies and multiple clinical trials available for the management of complex patients.
“Recovery is a process of change through which people improve their health and wellness, live self-directed lives, and strive to reach their full potential.” (SAMHSA)
We are pleased to share an updated training video produced by dental hygiene students at the University of Maine at Augusta for the MOTIVATE program. The first in this series of videos is on Denture Care.
- AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
This course is designed to assist front-line healthcare facilities with planning for High Consequence Infectious Disease (HCIDs), including Ebola Virus Disease and other special respiratory pathogens, including SARS-CoV-2. The course includes guidance and tools for identifying and isolating patients with Ebola or other HCIDs and informing appropriate stakeholders while providing safe and appropriate care.
The majority of this activity will be a lecture by Dr. Sarah Hammond, an Infectious Diseases specialist at Mass General who will focus on causes of sepsis and other infectious complications related to Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation (HSCT). Along with complications that may occur during transplant, the program will also include indications of initial fever, mucositis and gastrointestinal infections and the nursing management of these complications. Participants will also have read articles recommended by her to enrich their learning while participating in the course.
In association with the Jerome and Celia Reich Oncology Nursing Fellowship, it was evident that resources were needed to promote the development of knowledge and to further enhance the education of nurses caring for patients who were undergoing hematopoietic stem cell transplant (HSCT). This was assessed by conducting an educational needs assessment and staff focus groups in 2019. Both the electronic survey and focus groups validated the need for educational interventions as resources to nurses in this specialty area of practice.
Dr. Ej- Jawahri has done large amounts of research in palliative care and survivorship in the Adult BMT population and will be sharing her research on palliative care, end of life, religious beliefs, and other important information when caring for this patient population.Release Date:October 2021Expiration Date:October 2024Estimated Duration of Course:2 hours
This program is designed to provide the learner the knowledge and skills necessary to understand the RN role in “Day 0” administration of Hematopoietic stem cells and continues by focusing on nursing management of patient admission education, nutrition, vascular access, nausea and diarrhea in the HSCT patient. Release Date:September 2020Expiration Date:September 2023Estimated Duration of Course:1 hour and 40 minutes
There is a knowledge deficit in the pathophysiology, morbidity, mortality, and treatment options associated with GVHD. Gaps in knowledge can lead to slower recognition, treatment, and advocacy for this patient population. Since immunosuppression is currently the mainstay of treatment these patients are at increased risk for infection and other secondary complications from acute and chronic GVH. Release Date:October 2021Expiration Date:October 2024