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Disease Management Learning Series

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Letter from the Executive Director

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.

From October 1, 2020 through March 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.



Asthma & COPD Learning Series

The Michigan Center for Clinical Systems Improvement (Mi-CCSI) is offering seven session on demand learning series designed to familiarize the care manager and other care team members with the diagnosis, pharmacology and management of patients with Asthma & Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease.  Each session is a different topic and is available for on demand viewing and enduring continuing education credits. 

Session 1: Asthma Diagnosis & Management

This session provides a broad overview of asthma prevalence, diagnosis, goals of therapy and tools to identify and recognize how to assess asthma control.

Session 2: Asthma Pharmacology

This session dives into pharmaceutical management of asthma including medication categories, side effects and stepped management of medications.

Session 3: Asthma Triggers

This session explores indoor, outdoor, GERD, exercise and other triggers as well as discussing management of triggers.

Session 4: Asthma Action Plans, Health Literacy & Case Studies

This session outlines the development and implementation of action plans using evidence based guidelines for optimal asthma management, addresses healthcare literacy, and provides examples of case studies.

Session 5: COPD Overview

This session addresses diagnosis and management of COPD.

Session 6: COPD Pharmacotherapy

This session provides an overview COPD pharmaceutical management including side effects and review tobacco cessation strategies.

Session 7: Asthma/COPD Current Evidence & Events
Coming Soon!

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Continuing Education Credits

NURSES: 
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
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.
SOCIAL WORKERS:
An application for continuing education activity has been submitted to the Michigan Social Work Continuing Education Collaborative. Course approval is pending.
MEDICAL ASSISTANTS:
Registered or certified medical assistants can submit copies of their agendas and certificates of completion to their certification entity to obtain continuing education credits.



Diabetes Learning Series

This two part online learning activity will review the pathology, medication management, and managing patients with Diabetes.

Part One: Pathology and Medication Management

This session is designed to familiarize the care manager and other care team members with the pathology and pharmacological management of diabetes.

Part Two: Practical application of the pathology and medication in developing a care plan and supporting the patient with self-management actions

This session is designed to familiarize the care manager and other care team members with support strategies for patient self-management and management strategies for the care management team while working with patients with diabetes.
Each session is a different topic and is available for on demand viewing and enduring continuing education credits. 
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Continuing Education

NURSES:
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:
07/23/2022  Approval Code: 2020-0000000371
Contact Hours: 2
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.
SOCIAL WORKERS:
This course is approved by the Michigan Social Work Continuing Education Collaborative. Course approval #:062620-03
MEDICAL ASSISTANTS:
Registered or certified medical assistants can submit copies of their agendas and certificates of completion to their certification entity to obtain continuing education credits.



Heart Failure Learning Series

This two part online learning activity will review the pathology, medication management, and managing patients with Heart Failure.
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Part One: Pathology & Pharmacological Management

This session is designed to familiarize the care manager and other care team members with the pathology and pharmacological management of heart failure.

Part Two: Application to care management & supporting patient self-management.

This session is designed to familiarize the care manager and other care team members with support strategies for patient self-management and management strategies for the care management team while working with patients with heart failure.

Continuing Education

SOCIAL WORKERS: This course is approved by the Michigan Social Work Continuing Education Collaborative.  Course approval #: 040720-02
NURSES:
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: 05/09/2022
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.



Metabolic Syndrome Learning Series

This two part online learning activity will review the pathology, medication management, and managing patients with metabolic syndrome.

Part One: Pathology and Medication Management

This session is designed to familiarize the care manager and other care team members with the pathology and pharmacological management of metabolic syndrome.

Part Two: Practical application of the pathology and medication in developing a care plan and supporting the patient with self-management actions

Coming Soon!
This session is designed to familiarize the care manager and other care team members with support strategies for patient self-management and management strategies for the care management team while working with patients with metabolic syndrome.
Each session is a different topic and is available for on demand viewing and enduring continuing education credits. 

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Questions about the content? Contact Sue Vos at sue.vos@miccsi.org

Continuing Education

NURSES:
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: 07/23/2022  Approval Code: 2020-0000000371
Contact Hours: 2
Conflict of Interest:There is no conflict of interest for anyone with the ability to control content for this activity.
SOCIAL WORKERS:
This course is approved by the Michigan Social Work Continuing Education Collaborative. Course approval #:062620-03
MEDICAL ASSISTANTS:
Registered or certified medical assistants can submit copies of their agendas and certificates of completion to their certification entity to obtain continuing education credits.



Collaborative Care Model Learning Series

This six part online learning activity was originally created as adjunct learning to the BCBSM pilot Collaborative Care Model training but the topics are appropriate for practice team implementing behavioral-medical integration care models, care managers and other team members, working with patients experiencing depression and/or anxiety, to enhance and refine their knowledge and skills in Motivational Interviewing, Behavioral Activation and Problem Solving Treatment.

Motivational Interviewing

This four module series is designed to advance and enhance knowledge and skills of Motivational Interviewing techniques:

  1. The Spirit of MI
  2. OARS Part One
  3. OARS Part Two
  4. SBIRT & Putting it all Together

Presenter

Laura Saunders, MSSW - Wisconsin State Project Manager for the Great Lakes Addiction, Mental Health and Prevention Technology Transfer Centers, Madison, WI

Continuing Education

Nurses
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 ONA#: 2020-0000000815
Approved for 1 Contact Hour per webinar attended.

Social Work
This course, Motivational Interviewing core concepts and approaches for the patient with depression, anxiety and or substance use risks is approved by the Michigan Social Work Continuing Education Collaborative-Approval #: 101620-00. The Collaborative is the approving body for the Michigan Board of Social Work. This course is approved for up to 4 CE hours.
In order to receive credit for this activity, the learner must register for each webinar, attend the full webinar, complete the evaluation and submit the evaluation. Upon receipt of the evaluation, the certificate of completion will be awarded.

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Problem Solving Treatment

This session is designed to explore utilizing problem solving treatment techniques when working with patients with anxiety and/or depression.

Presenter

Eric Lake, MA, LLP, CADC - Mary Free Bed Rehabilitation Services: Psychologist, Pain Rehabilitation Program, Grand Rapids, MI

Continuing Education

Nursing
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 ONA#: 2020-0000000815 Approved for 1 Contact Hour per webinar attended.

Social Work
This course, Review and application of problem solving treatment and behavioral activation for the patient diagnosed with depression and/or anxiety is approved by the Michigan Social Work Continuing Education Collaborative-Approval #: 102220-01. The Collaborative is the approving body for the Michigan Board of Social Work. This course is approved for up to 2 CE hours.
In order to receive credit for this activity, the learner must register for each webinar, attend the full webinar, complete the evaluation and submit the evaluation. Upon receipt of the evaluation, the certificate of completion will be awarded.

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Behavioral Activation

This session is designed to review behavioral activation approaches for working with patients with anxiety and/or depression.

Presenter
Eric Lake, MA, LLP, CADC - Mary Free Bed Rehabilitation Services: Psychologist, Pain Rehabilitation Program, Grand Rapids, MI

Continuing Education

Nursing
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 ONA#: 2020-0000000815 Approved for 1 Contact Hour per webinar attended.

Social Work
This course, Review and application of problem solving treatment and behavioral activation for the patient diagnosed with depression and/or anxiety is approved by the Michigan Social Work Continuing Education Collaborative-Approval #: 102220-01. The Collaborative is the approving body for the Michigan Board of Social Work. This course is approved for up to 2 CE hours.
In order to receive credit for this activity, the learner must register for each webinar, attend the full webinar, complete the evaluation and submit the evaluation. Upon receipt of the evaluation, the certificate of completion will be awarded.

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