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/south/eval

    Access the online credit system to complete the evaluation and credit request process by Wednesday, February 14. Computers will not be available onsite. Pri-Med staff can assist you with the process on your mobile device 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.

Pri-Med South 2024

Greater Ft. Lauderdale/ Broward County Convention Center

February 8–10, 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 HealthSpanRX. 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 18.00 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, HealthSpanRX, and the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine. 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 18.00 contact hours. AANP Pharmacology credit will be awarded based on the pharmacology content of the sessions you attend.

AAFP

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Accreditation Statement

The AAFP has reviewed Pri-Med South 2024 and deemed it acceptable for up to 18.00 Live AAFP Prescribed credits. Term of Approval is from 02/08/2024 to 02/10/2024. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

P.A.C.T.: Practical Approaches to Comprehensive Treatment of Pain

Greater Ft. Lauderdale/ Broward County Convention Center

Friday, February 9, 2024

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

Learning Objectives

  1. Discuss the definitions and mechanisms of pain
  2. Identify risk factors and stratification for opioid-related aberrant behavior and opioid use disorder as part of the initial assessment
  3. Apply individualized recommendations for nonpharmacologic and non-opioid treatment options for patients in pain  
  4.  Review general characteristics of opioid analgesics including their intended use and risks
  5. Differentiate among tolerance, physical dependence, and manifestations of opioid use disorder
  6. Recognize best practices to reduce the risks associated with prescription of opioid analgesics, including safe storage and disposal
  7. Anticipate and manage adverse effects of opioid use including signs of opioid overdose and the use of naloxone
  8. Select approaches to safely initiate opioids for the treatment of acute pain and chronic pain
  9. Identify strategies for ongoing safe and effective use of opioids in patients with chronic pain, including titration, referral, and discontinuation, when appropriate
  10. Summarize counseling strategies for caregivers and patients on opioid therapy
  11. Act appropriately to evaluate, treat, or refer patients with opioid use disorder
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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 Florida Medical Association and Miller Medical Communications. Florida Medical Association is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

State-Required CME/CE

The content of this 3.5-hour course encompasses the required course for all DEA-authorized prescribers in Florida, including allopathic physicians, osteopathic physicians, dentists, podiatrists, and optometrists. In addition, this course satisfies the required controlled substance prescribing training for physician assistants and ARNPs in Florida.

Designation Statement

The Florida Medical Association designates this live activity for a maximum of 3.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

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

Greater Ft. Lauderdale/ Broward County Convention Center

Friday, February 9, 2024

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

Learning Objectives

  • 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

AMA PRA Category 1 Credits

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Accreditation Statement

Pri-Med Institute is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation Statement

Pri-Med Institute designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.50 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 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

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Accreditation Statement

The AAFP has reviewed A Motivational Workshop Series: Taking the Dialogue to the Next Level: Facilitating Open Communication About Obesity, and deemed it acceptable for AAFP credit. Term of approval is from 02/09/2023 to 02/09/2024. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. This session is approved for 1.5 Live In-Person AAFP Prescribed credits.

Complex Pain Cases: Innovative Strategies for Effective Pain Management

Greater Ft. Lauderdale/ Broward County Convention Center

Thursday, February 8, 2024

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

Learning Objectives

  • Act appropriately to evaluate, treat, or refer patients with opioid use disorder.
  • Identify strategies for ongoing, safe, and effective use of opioids in patients with chronic pain, including titration, referral, and discontinuation, when appropriate.
  • Anticipate and manage adverse effects of opioid use including signs of opioid overdose and the use of naloxone

AMA PRA Category 1 Credits

ACCME Accredited with Commendation logo

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 Miller Medical Communications. 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 1.00 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 Miller Medical Communications. 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 1.00 contact hours. AANP pharmacology credit will be awarded based on the pharmacology content of the sessions you attend.

CME/CE State Licensure Requirements

The following courses are designed to satisfy Florida CME/CE licensure requirements for Pri-Med South:
  • "Dealing with Impairment in the Workplace" (1 hour) is designed to satisfy CE requirements on Workplace Impairment (NP).

  • "Medical Errors: Identifying and Avoiding Common Misdiagnosis in Clinical Practice (Part 1)" (1 hour) is designed to satisfy CME/CE requirements on Medical Errors (MD/DO/PA/NP).

  • "Medical Errors: Identifying and Avoiding Common Misdiagnosis in Clinical Practice (Part 2)" (1 hour) is designed to satisfy CME/CE requirements on Medical Errors (MD/DO/PA/NP).

  • "P.A.C.T.: Practical Approaches to Comprehensive Treatment of Pain: Parts 1-3" (3.5 hours) encompasses the required course for all DEA-authorized prescribers in Florida, as well as training requirements for the MATE Act. 

  • "You Got This! From Fear to Empowerment: Finally Integrating HIV and Sexual Health Services into Your Practice" (1 hour) is designed to satisfy CME/CE requirements on HIV/AIDS (MD/DO/PA/NP).

Pri-Med South is approved by the Florida Board of Medicine. the Florida Board of Nursing for APRNs, and Georgia Board of Nursing professionals. CE Broker Provider #50-27480, Activity #20-1161492. (Note: this is self-reported to CE Broker). Florida Medical Association (FMA) will report credit for course titled "Practical Approaches to Comprehensive Treatment of Pain: Parts 1-3" 

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