1st Annual Mayo Clinic Gastroenterology for the Hospitalist Provider
This course offers Live (in-person) and Livestream (virtual) attendance options.
Course Directors - Philip N. Okafor, M.D., and William C. Palmer, M.D.
February 24 - 25, 2024 - Renaissance Gateway Atlanta Airport - Atlanta, Georgia
A course geared towards hospitalists needing to consult gastroenterologists on patients with issues related to GI, such as GI bleeding, left ventricular assist device (LVAD) patients, pancreatitis, and acute diverticulitis.
Physician, Physician Assistant, Nurse Practitioner, Resident/Fellow
Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:
- Summarize recent practice changes in the management of acute pancreatitis
- Describe available diagnostic and treatment options for patients hospitalized with lower GI bleeding
- Identify key management recommendations for patients hospitalized with acute diverticulitis
- Review options usable to manage patients admitted with upper variceal bleeding
Attendance at any Mayo Clinic course does not indicate or guarantee competence or proficiency in the skills, knowledge or performance of any care or procedure(s) which may be discussed or taught in this course.
The Renaissance Atlanta Airport Gateway Hotel is offering hotel rooms for attendees and their guests at the group rate of $229.00 per night, plus applicable taxes. To make an online reservation please click HERE.
Reservations must be made by February 1, 2024, before the room block is filled, whichever comes first. There is limited guest room availability at the special rate; extended reservations are based on availability. The standard hotel reservation cancellation policy will apply to all reservations.
The Renaissance Atlanta Airport Gateway Hotel has convenient access to the Atlanta SkyTrain. From the domestic baggage claim area of Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, at any time of the day or night, you can hop on a train bound for the Gateway Center and the Rental Car Center (RCC)—free of charge, no ticket or pass required. The ATL SkyTrain arrives every two minutes and takes passengers on a swift five-minute loop.
All travel and lodging expenses are the sole responsibility of the individual registrant.
In support of improving patient care, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this live activity for a maximum of 11.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science has been authorized by the American Academy of PAs (AAPA) to award AAPA Category 1 CME credit for activities planned in accordance with AAPA CME Criteria. This activity is designated for 11.75 AAPA Category 1 CME credits. PAs should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation.
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this activity for a maximum of 11.75 ANCC contact hours. Nurses should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Other Healthcare Professionals:
A record of attendance will be provided to all registrants for requesting credits in accordance with state nursing boards, specialty societies or other professional associations.
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- 11.75 AAPA Category 1
- 11.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
- 11.75 ANCC
- 11.75 Attendance
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To claim credit for livestream participation in this course, learners must view the content during the hours posted for the live activity. This course is not approved for on-demand delivery.
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