Asthma & COPD Learning Series – Recorded (On Demand) Training
Elevating skills to support patients with Asthma and Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
This six part online learning activity will review pathology, medication management, and support strategies for patients with asthma and/or chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).
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 Medication Management
This session dives into medication management of asthma.
Session#3: Asthma Triggers
This session explores asthma triggers and management (i.e., indoor & outdoor triggers, GERD, & exercise).
Session#4: Asthma Action Plans
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 Diagnosis & Management
This session provides a broad overview of COPD prevalence, diagnosis, goals of therapy and treatment.
Session#6: COPD Medication Management
This session will provide an update on new medications and current evidence for the management of Asthma and COPD.
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.
FacultyKaren 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.
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
This course does not currently have continuing education credits available. Please check back as this course will be revised later in 2022.
This course is approved by the Michigan Social Work Continuing Education Collaborative. Course approval#:051520-00
For more information regarding contact hours, please call Susan J. Vos BSN, RN at email@example.com.
Registered or certified medical assistants can submit copies of their agenda and certificates of completion to their certification entity to obtain continuing education credits.
Training Materials & Course Preparation
No training materials or course preparation necessary for this learning series.
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