COPD Diagnosis & Management

This session provides a broad overview of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) prevalence, diagnosis, goals of therapy and treatment.

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COPD Diagnosis & Management

Evaluation

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Objectives

At the conclusion of this training course the participant will be able to:

  1. Recognize the prevalence of COPD in Michigan and world-wide.
  2. Identify and assess COPD diagnosis using appropriate tools.
  3. Describe best practices for optimal COPD management.
  4. List COPD control strategies including self-management.

Audience

The course is intended for nurses, social workers, advanced practice providers, medical assistants, community health workers and other care team members who are seeking to expand their knowledge and skills.

Faculty

Karen Meyerson, MSN, APRN, NP-C, AE-C

Karen Meyerson 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 a board-certified Nurse Practitioner in private practice, specializing in asthma and allergies and served as the former manager of the Asthma Network of West Michigan (ANWM), the asthma coalition serving West Michigan. She is currently the Director of Commercial Care Management at Priority Health.

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Cost

FREE for members; $10 for non-members

As of January 1, 2022, all recorded training events are free for participants from affiliated practices from our MEMBER organizations and $10 per learning activity for participants from NON-MEMBER organizations. Please click on ABOUT US to view a list of member organizations.

Each participant from a non-member organization must pay for each session through PayPal prior to receiving the eligible continuing education credits and certificate. Click on the evaluation to begin this process.

Continuing Education Credits

Continuing Education Credit Available: Nurses & Social Workers

Session Contact Hours: 1

Conflict of Interest Disclosure: 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.

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