COVID-19: Essential 2021 Updates - Online CME Course
This segment discusses how COVID-19 is continuing to evolve in 2021. Topics include the latest infection and hospitalization rates, bio mutations and impacts on infection rates, prevention, including masking and double masking, what being vaccinated means, vaccine hesitancy, disparities within COVID-19 based on economic and racial inequalities, and mental health and resiliency.
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Healthcare workers of all specialties who are being impacted by COVID-19, including physicians, research scientists, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, nurses, and anyone with a particular interest in prevention, treatment, and patient care.
Upon completion of this activity you will be able to:
- Share the latest updates on the COVID-19 pandemic in 2021
- Present scenarios reflecting what being vaccinated means
- Describe ideal safety measures for disease prevention
- Discuss disparities with COVID-19 based on economic and racial inequalities
- Discuss the evolution of COVID-19, and its impacts on mental health and resiliency
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|Devyani Lal, M.D.|
Associate Dean, Mayo Clinic School of
Continuous Professional Development
Professor of Otolaryngology,
College of Medicine
Chair, Division of Rhinology
Mayo Clinic in Arizona
Juan C. Gea Banacloche, M.D.
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 enduring material for a maximum of 1.25 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 designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.25 ANCC contact hours. Nurses should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
The American Osteopathic Association designates this program for a maximum of 1.25 AOA Category 2-A credits.
Other Healthcare Professionals
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- 1.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
- 1.25 ANCC
- 1.25 AOA Category 2-A
- 1.25 Attendance