TB Screening and Referral Process for Civil Surgeons - Webinar

June 20, 2024

Course Director: James Gaensbauer, M.D.
Speaker(s): Maryam Mahmood, M.B., Ch.B., and Melanie Swift, M.D., MPH

This course focuses on the role of Civil Surgeons in implementing steps and procedures involved in screening individuals for tuberculosis. Participants examine the TB screening and referral process, identify symptoms of active TB, discuss TB classifications, and gain insights into the specific considerations for individuals with HIV.

Target Audience

This series is targeted to allied health professionals, nurses, nurse practitioners, physicians, physician assistants, residents/fellows, and civil surgeons as well as advanced practice providers, nurses, and allied health staff who help support civil surgeons and status adjusters.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Examine the TB screening and referral process.
  • Identify symptoms indicative of active tuberculosis.
  • Recognize protocols for individuals with HIV in the context of TB screening.


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.

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 1.00 ANCC
  • 1.00 Attendance
Event starts: 
06/20/2024 - 12:00pm
Event ends: 
06/20/2024 - 1:00pm

Time

Topic

Facilitator

12:00 p.m. – 12:05 p.m.

Welcome Participants; Introduce Speakers
Maryam Mahmood, M.B., Ch.B. and Melanie Swift, M.D., MPH

Courtney Klapperich

12:05 p.m. – 12:55 p.m.

Presentation

Maryam Mahmood, M.B., Ch.B. and

Melanie Swift, M.D., MPH

12:55 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Q&A from participants

Courtney Klapperich

Internet Live Activity
Rochester, MN 55902
United States

All travel and lodging expenses are the sole responsibility of the individual registrant.

Accreditation Statement
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.

Credit Statement(s):

AMA
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

ANCC
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this activity for a maximum of 1.00 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

For disclosure information regarding Mayo Clinic School of Continuous Professional Development accreditation review committee member(s) and staff, please go here to review disclosures.

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 1.00 ANCC
  • 1.00 Attendance
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