10th Annual Primary Care Conference

Thank you to everyone who attended this year’s conference! Check back for updates for our 11th Annual Primary Care Conference in January 2020. Here are a few takeaways from some attendees:

  • “Re-evaluate COPD and antihypertensive therapies to make sure I am following the most evidence-based recommendations”
  • “I will try to incorporate Motivational Interviewing in patient visits. I plan to research which COPD inhalers we can get through PAP for more effective COPD management” “
  • Consideration of broader perspective of nicotine replacement therapy. Patient symptom assessment in COPD using CAT. Recommend non-opioids for pain. Delay recommendation for shingles prescriptions after shingles diagnosis”
     

About the Conference

With topics selected to address important issues and challenges in primary care, this annual conference features a variety of topics focusing on important issues in primary care.
 

Educational Objectives

At the conclusion of the conference, participants will be able to:

Discuss evidence-based treatment options for medical conditions commonly seen in primary care relative to the knowledge and expertise of each of the inter-professional team members.

Identify collaborative behaviors necessary for the effective implementation of appropriate treatment options for medical conditions commonly seen in the primary care setting.

Describe their role in the diagnosis, management, and referral of patients with medical conditions commonly seen in the primary care setting.

Employ skills to foster inter-professional team work and team-based, collaborative care for patients with medical conditions commonly seen in the primary care setting.
 

Educational Audience

  • APRNs
  • Nurses
  • Pharmacists
  • Physician Assistants
  • Physicians
  • Other members of the primary care team
     

Contact Us

For more information, email CME@piedmont.org or call 706-475-7525. Sign up for our email to receive updates.