Training and Continuing Education Online (TCEO)

Training and Continuing Education Online (TCEO)

ATSDR Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) Registry Online Training Module (Web based)


Course Summary

Course:  WB4149
CE Expiration:  11/15/2020, 11:59 PM ( ET )
Available CE:  CME, CNE, CEU, CPH, CHES

The course is designed to enhance knowledge competence of the primary health care provider in the assessment and management of ALS. It will provide an overall description of ALS to include its clinical applications, diagnosis, treatment, management, educational and its importance patients’ participation in the Registry.

The training will also enhance the current Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) website, providing a “one stop” for current ALS educational information for primary health care providers, neurologists, those responsible for medical coding, and patients.

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Target Audience

Our primary target audience is primary health providers and other health professionals involved in preventing/mitigating exposure to hazardous substances.

Materials

Participants will need a computer with internet access and a printer. Document can be located at https://www.atsdr.cdc.gov/emes/als

Prerequisites

A basic knowledge of medicine or related basics of human health promotion at a professional level.


Continuing Education Accreditation Statements
Continuing Medical Education for Physicians (CME):

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME®) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention designates this Enduring material activity for a maximum of 1.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity

Continuing Nursing Education for Nurses (CNE):

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is accredited as a provider of Continuing Nursing Education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

This activity provides 1.1 contact hours.

IACET Continuing Education Units (CEU):

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is authorized by IACET to offer 0.1 CEU's for this program.

Certified Public Health (CPH):

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is a pre-approved provider of Certified in Public Health (CPH) recertification credits and is authorized to offer 1 CPH recertification credits for this program.

Continuing Education Contact Hours for Certified Health Education Specialists (CHES):

Sponsored by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, a designated provider of continuing education contact hours (CECH) in health education by the National Commission for Health Education Credentialing, Inc. This program is designated for Certified Health Education Specialists (CHES®) and/or Master Certified Health Education Specialists (MCHES®) to receive up to  total Category I continuing education contact hours. Maximum advanced level continuing education contact hours available are 0. Continuing Competency credits available are 1.  CDC provider number 98614.

TCEO does not provide CPE certificates. As a Pharmacist, you must log into the CPE monitor 8 weeks after the activity to obtain CE credit.