Pri-Med East

Rhode Island Convention Center

September 12–14, 2024

This activity is intended for clinicians in primary care, family medicine, pediatrics, and internal medicine.

Learning Objectives

  • Integrate new and updated guidelines, practices, therapies, and tools into your daily practice
  • Develop and implement strategies that overcome patient and clinical barriers and improve health outcomes of your patients
  • Recognize the opportunities to enhance patient quality of life, encourage healthy lifestyles, and avoid unnecessary subspecialty consults
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AMA PRA Category 1 Credits

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Accreditation Statement

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of Pri-Med Institute and Brain Aneurysm Foundation. Pri-Med Institute is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation Statement

Pri-Med Institute designates this live activity for a maximum of 17.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

AANP

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Accreditation Statement

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Accreditation Standards of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners® (AANP) through the joint providership of Pri-Med Institute and Brain Aneurysm Foundation. Pri-Med Institute is accredited by the AANP as an approved provider of nurse practitioner continuing education. Provider Number 040308.

Designation Statement

This activity is approved for 17.50 contact hours. AANP pharmacology credit will be awarded based on the pharmacology content of the sessions you attend.

AAFP

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Taking the Dialogue to the Next Level: Facilitating Open Communication About Obesity

Rhode Island Convention Center

This activity is intended for clinicians in primary care, family medicine, pediatrics, and internal medicine.

Learning Objectives

  • Recognize obesity as a serious chronic illness that requires sustained weight management to mitigate adiposity-related complications and comorbidities
  • Use appropriate, non-judgmental language when discussing obesity with patients
  • Apply motivational interviewing techniques in the clinical setting to improve clinicians’ and patients’ comfort in discussions about obesity while eliciting information about patient’s weight loss goals, motivations, and state of change
  • Employ therapeutic communication strategies to develop patient-centered treatment plans for people with obesity
  • Use a holistic, evidence-based approach to obesity management to formulate individualized treatment plans that support sustainable weight management
  • Discuss the efficacy, safety, and best prescribing practices for long-term anti-obesity medication (AOM).

AANP

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Accreditation Statement

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Accreditation Standards of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners® (AANP) through the joint providership of Pri-Med Institute and Obesity Medicine Association. Pri-Med Institute is accredited by the AANP as an approved provider of nurse practitioner continuing education. Provider Number 040308.

Designation Statement

This activity is approved for 1.50 contact hours. AANP pharmacology credit will be awarded based on the pharmacology content of the sessions you attend.

AAFP

Accreditation Statement

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CME/CE State Licensure Requirements

The following courses are designed to satisfy state CME/CE licensure requirements for Pri-Med East:
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Claim Credits

Please follow these instructions for evaluating and claiming continuing education credit for sessions you attend at this Pri-Med meeting:

  1. Scan Your Badge.

    Be sure to scan your badge once each day near the session room entrances to activate your identification for your credit award.

  2. Go to www.pri-med.com/east/eval

    Access the online credit system to complete the evaluation and credit request process by Wednesday, September 18. Computers will not be available onsite. Pri-Med staff can assist you with the process if you have questions.

    • Enter your badge number and email address for identification.
    • Select the day for the sessions you attended.
    • On the session screen, identify and evaluate the sessions that you attended.
    • Confirm total credit award for each session and attest to correct total. Designate the type of credit you seek.
  3. Receive your credit.

    View and print your certificate right from the evaluation web site. Your certificate will also be posted to your Pri-Med.com account the next day.