On Demand

The Sweet & Low: A Diabetes Update for Rural Health Providers On-Demand

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OBJECTIVES:

At the end of presentation, the participant will be able to:

  1. Review the epidemiologic burden of Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus in the nation and within the State of Georgia.
  2. List risk factors for diabetes and recognize the importance of documenting the patient’s ethnicity, family history, and history of Gestational Diabetes in the patient’s medical record.
  3. List common presenting signs and symptoms of Type 2 Diabetes.
  4. List the four testing methods recommended by the American Diabetes Association (ADA) for diagnosing Diabetes.
  5. Review the ADA’s evidence-based recommendations for medical care and treatment of type 2 diabetes using the 2020 Standards.
  6. Discuss ways to enhance patient adherence and understanding of the Diabetes care plan using  patient education materials that are culturally and linguistically appropriate.
  7. List and discuss an evidence-based stepwise approach to pharmacologic treatment of the patient with Type 2 Diabetes.
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Georgia Human Trafficking Awareness Training

Provided by Georgia Department of Administrative Services

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OBJECTIVES:

  • Provide an overview of what human trafficking is, including the various forms
  • Provide examples of the groups involved in human trafficking
  • Provide a definition of sex trafficking and key indicators
  • Highlight the various ways for reporting human trafficking
  • Outline how you can help prevent human trafficking in Georgia

CME/CE:

  • The Georgia Board of Nursing deems Southwest Georgia Area Health Education Center (SOWEGA-AHEC) as an approved provider for continuing education (CE). This CE activity awards 1.0 hour towards the continuing education competency requirement for Georgia Nursing Licensure renewal. No partial credit offered. Activity #2020-07A.
  • GA OEMST  |  Approved GA-2020-PROV-02106  | 1.0 CE Hr: Other/General
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Population Health Series: Introduction to Population Health

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CME/CE:  Nursing CE

OBJECTIVES:

  • Define the term “population health
  • Describe drivers within the US health care delivery system toward value-based models of care
  • Identify sources of data to define population health needs
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Population Health Series: Addressing Social Determinants of Health

REGISTRATION OPENS:  October 2, 2020

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CME/CE:  Nursing CE

OBJECTIVES:

  • Describe how “place matters” – where we live can determine how well we live and is a significant factor of life expectancy
  • Define health equity
  • Identify stakeholder engagement needed for addressing social determinants of health
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Population Health Series: The Voice of the Patient

REGISTRATION OPENS:  October 2, 2020

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CME/CE:  Nursing CE

OBJECTIVES:

  • Define patient engagement
  • Identify perspectives on patient-centered care
  • Describe effective strategies for patient centered care and the role of healthcare delivery redesign to advance patient centered care
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Population Health: Rural Georgia Care Coordination Activities

RECORDED DATE:  February 15, 2018

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CME/CE:  Nursing CE

PHASE 1 – PHASE 3:

  • Describe characteristics of care coordination activities funded int eh program
  • Describe promising practices and lessons learned in Rural Hospital Stabilization Program
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Pathway to Med School Admissions Forum 2019


Thinking about a career in medicine? Learn what it takes to get into medical school.

2019 Pathway to Med School Admissions Forum

Available On-Demand
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This interactive forum provides important information needed to pursue this challenging career. Benefit from the Q & A session led by top decision makers from Georgia’s medical schools admissions offices.

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Population Health: Care Coordination Models

RECORDED DATE:  February 15, 2018

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CME/CE:  Nursing CE

OBJECTIVES:

  • Define the concept of care coordination
  • Detail the importance of coordinated care
  • Describe characteristics of care coordination models
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Physician Orders for Life-Sustaining Treatment:  Medical Education Module (CE)

RECORDED DATE: February 1, 2018

CONTINUING EDUCATION:  Nursing & EMS

OBJECTIVES:

  • Recognize how POLST is different from Advance Directives
  • Apply the use of POLST in their practice
  • Determine how to respond when a patient has a POLST
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Building a Healthier Community One Individual at a Time: Person-Centered Care

RECORDED DATE:   February 28, 2017

CONTINUING EDUCATION:  Nursing CE

OBJECTIVES

  • Define patient engagement
  • Discuss effective strategies for patient centered communications
  • Review healthcare delivery redesign to advance patient centered care
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Framework for Population Health: Strategies & Tools for a Robust Population Health Approach

RECORDED DATE: February 28, 2017

CONTINUING EDUCATION:  Nursing CE

OBJECTIVES

  • Review of Evans and Stoddart Framework of Determinants of Health
  • Review determinants of health the interrelationships among these factors that determine individual and population health
  • Discuss risk stratification models in population health
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Care that Spans a Lifetime: Overview of Population Health

RECORDED DATE: February 28, 2017

CONTINUING EDUCATION:  Nursing CE

OBJECTIVES

  • Discuss US health care delivery system including the cost curve, cost/quality drivers, and shifts
  • Describe the traditional terms “primary, secondary and tertiary prevention” that map the range of interventions available to health care providers
  • Explain definitions and concepts associated with Population Health
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