Lifestyle Education to Improve Patient Outcomes

Ames, IA US
January 29, 2020

Purpose

Mary Greeley Medical Center Grand Rounds is a multi-disciplinary clinical activity which serves to maintain, develop, or increase the knowledge, skills, and professional performance and relationships that a physician uses to provide services for patients, the public or the profession.

Target Audience

Physicians, Advance Practice Professionals, Nurses, Ancillary Staff, Medical Students (Rotating), and Non-Medical Students (Rotating).

Purpose

This session will help clinicians feel confident in supporting patients in need of lifestyle education beyond what is available through Mary Greeley Medical Center.

Learning Objectives

  • Identify how knowledge and skill gaps may contribute to poor outcomes for patients with lifestyle-related health conditions.
  • Access online nutrition and physical activity content designed for users who have limited financial resources, low literacy, and limited English proficiency.
  • View Iowa State University Extension and Outreach as a partner in supporting patients through healthy lifestyle changes.
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AOA Category 2­A
Course opens: 
01/29/2020
Course expires: 
01/29/2020
Event starts: 
01/29/2020 - 12:00pm
Event ends: 
01/29/2020 - 1:00pm
Cost:
$0.00
Rating: 
0
Mary Greeley Medical Center
Bessie Myers Auditorium
1111 Duff Avenue
Ames, IA 50010
United States

Christine Hradek
Program Manager, Human Sciences and Extension Outreach
Iowa State University

Nicole Leidal
Family Nutrition Program Assistant, Extension and Outreach
Iowa State University

Disclosures

Speaker(s)

  • Ms. Hradek and Ms. Leidal indicate they have no relationships with a commercial entity producing, marketing, re-selling, or distributing healthcare goods or services consumed by or used on patients.

CME Committee

  • No member of the Mary Greeley Medical Center CME Committee who planned this activity has any financial relationship to disclose relating to the content. 

Accreditation Statements

  • DO: Des Moines University (DMU) is accredited by the American Osteopathic Association to provide osteopathic continuing medical education for physicians. DMU designates this program for a maximum of 1.0 AOA Category 2-A credits and will report CME and specialty credits commensurate with the extent of the physician’s participation in this activity.

EDUCATIONAL GRANTS

No commercial interest company provided financial support for this continuing education activity.

This program is supported by gifts to the Mary Greeley Medical Center Foundation from Mary Greeley Medical Center, McFarland Clinic, First American Bank, and Green Hills Health Care Center. The content and selection of speaker(s) is the responsibility of the Mary Greeley Medical Center for Continuing Medical Education Committee and not the sponsors of this program.

DISCLOSURE

Everyone in a position to control the content of this educational activity will disclose to the CME provider and to attendees all relevant financial relationships with any commercial interest. The speaker(s) will disclose if any pharmaceuticals or medical procedures and devices discussed are investigational or unapproved for use by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). Determination of educational content and the selection of speakers is the responsibility of the activity director. Firms providing financial support did not have input in these areas.

DISCLAIMER

The information provided at this activity is for continuing education purposes only and is not meant to substitute for the independent medical judgment of a healthcare provider relative to diagnostic and treatment options of a specific patient’s medical condition. The content of each presentation does not necessarily reflect the views of Des Moines University.

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AOA Category 2­A

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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