Virtual CME Program

COVID-19 Web Series Part 3: Important Information for Your Patients

In the third episode of Pri-Med’s weekly web series on COVID-19, faculty will discuss important information for clinicians to relay to their patients regarding COVID-19. They will review current recommendations around how patients should be instructed to protect themselves and high-risk family members, how to monitor symptoms when sick, and how to determine when it’s appropriate to end self-isolation.   

Please note that any data, indications, and guidelines presented in this activity are current as of the recording on 04/16/2020, and they are subject to change as new information is published.


CME/CE Information

0 Credits - Not for CME/CE Credit

Release Date: 4/16/2020

Expiration Date: 4/13/2021

Learning Objectives

  • Describe measures that patients should take to minimize the chance of getting COVID-19
  • Identify measures that should be taken to reduce household spread of COVID-19 when infected/potentially infected individuals are living in the house
  • Review the outpatient management of COVID-19 
  • Advise patients who have either tested positive or are presumed positive for COVID-19 on steps required to discontinue home isolation



Ty J. Gluckman, MD, FACC, FAHA

Medical Director, Center for Cardiovascular Analytics, Research, and Data Science (CARDS), Providence Heart Institute, Providence St. Joseph Health
Portland, OR 

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Charles Vega, MD, FAAFP

Health Sciences Clinical Professor
UC Irvine Department of Family Medicine
Assistant Dean for Culture and Community Education
Executive Director, UC Irvine Program in Medical Education for the Latino Community
UC Irvine School of Medicine
Irvine, CA  Learn More

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COVID-19 Web Series Part 3: Important Information for Your Patients