Point of Care CME Highly Treatment–Experienced and Complex HIV Cases
Course Director: Zelalem Temesgen, M.D.
A FREE SERVICE FOR HEALTH CARE PROFESSIONALS
For whom is the service intended?
Clinicians globally who take care of patients with complex HIV problems, in particular highly treatment-experienced patients failing antiretroviral therapy.
Who provides the service?
Mayo Clinic HIV program and the Mayo Clinic Center for Tuberculosis have assembled a multi-disciplinary team of experts to work collaboratively to respond to the needs of clinicians worldwide.
How does it work?
- Clinicians submit queries through a dedicated e-mail (IDeducation@mayo.edu)
- The request should include deidentified but relevant clinical, laboratory, and radiographic information together with the specific question of interest
- A program faculty member is assigned to this program on weekly rotation, and will be the primary contact person and resource for that week
- The program faculty reviews the case and responds with a formal opinion to the query within 3-7 days, depending on complexity and need for additional information
- The response is accompanied by supplemental information and references for additional client self-directed education
- CME credit will be awarded per consult request and consequent interaction
For additional information, visit the Global Professional Education website
Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:
• Improve the quality of health services as well as the professional satisfaction of healthcare providers
• Identify an issue and seek expert consultation on a whole range of disease entities, including HIV, HIV-associated conditions, tuberculosis, and other infectious diseases
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 internet point-of-care activity for a maximum of .50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians 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.
For disclosure information regarding Mayo Clinic School of Continuous Professional Development accreditation review committee member(s) and staff, please go here to review disclosures.
- 0.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
- 0.50 Attendance
How does it work?
• Clinicians submit inquiry requests through a dedicated e-mail (IDeducation@mayo.edu) or a web portal.
• The inquiry request should include deidentified but relevant clinical, laboratory, and radiographic information together with the specific question of interest.
• A Mayo Clinic consultant is assigned to this program on weekly rotation, and will be the primary contact person and resource for that week.
• The Mayo Clinic consultant reviews the case and responds with a formal opinion to the inquiry question within 3-5 days.
• The response is accompanied with supplemental information and references to for additional client self-directed education
Upon receiving the response to an inquiry, requesters will also receive an email with an access code and instructions for completing a program evaluation and requesting CME credit. If you have not used this system before, you will need to create a profile to proceed.