Session 4: Asthma Action Plans, Healthcare Literacy & Case Studies
This course is designed to outline the development and implementation of action plans using evidence based guidelines for optimal asthma management, address healthcare literacy, and provide examples of case studies.
It is intended for care managers and other care team members in the primary care or ambulatory care settings. This learning activity is available for nursing and social work enduring continuing education credits.
- Define the goal of asthma education: Help patients take control of their asthma
- Assist in identifying key patient educational messages to empower patients in self-management
- Problem-solving educational approaches in complex patients
- Overview of healthcare literacy definitions and considerations when working with the diagnosis of asthma
- Increased ability to develop a customized asthma action plan that is based on evidence-based practice guidelines
- Increased competency in self-assessing own ability to recognize and develop a plan for asthma management
- Provide a practical application via case study examples and review
COVID-19 continues to impact and challenge us all in one form or another. It is in our coming together as a community, to help and support, that we can help one another and make a difference.
Mi-CCSI’s mission is “partnering to better care” and providing continuing education opportunities at no cost is one way we can contribute at this time.
Through December 31, 2021 to assist those providing care, Mi-CCSI is extending and expanding its FREE on-line enduring disease management learning options. All enduring learning activities have nursing and social work continuing education available and are at NO COST to the participant.
Karen Meyerson, MSN, APRN, NP-C, AE-C
Karen is the Director, Commercial Care Management at Priority Health. She is the former manager of the Asthma Network of West Michigan (ANWM). She graduated with her Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and her Master of Science in Nursing degree from Grand Valley State University in Grand Rapids, Michigan. She is also a board-certified Nurse Practitioner in private practice, specializing in asthma and allergies. In addition, Karen has served on the Michigan Department of Community Health-sponsored Michigan Asthma Advisory Committee, the Michigan Pediatric Asthma Mortality Review Panel, and the Michigan Consortium of Asthma Coalitions Steering Team. Nationally, Karen was elected to the National Asthma Educator Certification Board (NAECB), where she is an Emeritus Member, and has presented at Congressional Briefings on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC, on asthma-related issues.
The presenter and all planners have indicated that they have no commercial interests related to the content of this educational activity.
Available Continuing Education Credits
This nursing continuing professional development activity was approved by the Ohio Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation (OBN-001-91)
Approval valid through: 05/08/2022 Contact Hour(s): 1
Conflict of Interest:There is no conflict of interest for anyone with the ability to control content for this activity.
In order to receive credit for this activity, the learner must register for each webinar, attend the full recorded webinar, complete the evaluation and submit the evaluation. Upon receipt of the evaluation, the certificate of completion will be awarded.
An application for continuing education activity has been submitted to the Michigan Social Work Continuing Education Collaborative. Course approval is pending.
Registered or certified medical assistants can submit copies of their agendas and certificates of completion to their certification entity to obtain continuing education credits.
To obtain credits:
- Watch the video recording of the presentation
- Complete the registration & evaluation and attest to completion of the activity
- Download the certificate after completing and submitting the evaluation
Asthma-COPD #4 - Asthma Action Plans Presentation Slides
Registration & Evaluation
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