Should they Stay or Should They Go? ECMO, ARDS and When to Transfer Downtown

Pulmcast CME: Enduring Materials

How to receive CME Credit:

As a Piedmont employed Pulmcast listener, you can claim AMA PRA Category I CME Credit™ (per episode) after listening to an episode, reading all associated show notes/media/supplemental material and successfully passing an assessment

CME Specifics:

Piedmont Healthcare is accredited by the Medical Association of Georgia to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Piedmont Healthcare designates this live activity for a maximum of 0.5 AMA PRA Category I Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Course Information

  • CME Enduring Materials Course Title: Should They Stay or Should They Go? ECMO, ARDS and When to Transfer Downtown

  • Description/Purpose of the activity: The goal of this activity is to develop a working knowledge of ARDS, appropriate timing of obtaining an ECMO evaluation and logistics of transferring very sick patients.

  • Target audience: This program is intended to update physicians, advanced health practitioners, nursing and other healthcare providers who care for patients with ARDS.

  • Learning Objectives:

    • Understand the indications for ECMO support in ARDS

    • Understand how a patient is evaluated for ECMO support at our institution

    • Be able to articulate appropriate timing to call for an ECMO evaluation

  • Disclosures

    • Jeremy Amayo, PA-C has no relevant financial relationships to disclose.

    • John Heisler, PA-C has no relevant financial relationships to disclose.

    • Vivek Rajagopal, MD has no relevant financial relationships to disclose.

    • Chad Case, MD has no relevant financial relationships to disclose.

  • Review dates:

    • Original activity content release date: 6/14/2017

    • Review Date(s); (Intended Review Date): 6/14/2020

    • Expiration Date: 6/14/2020

  • Contact information:

    • For questions regarding CME accreditation of this activity, contact the Piedmont CME Office at cme_ATL@piedmont.org

  • Activity completion:

    • To receive CME credit for 0.5 AMA PRA Category I CreditsTM, you must:

      • Listen to the entire Podcast Episode

      • Review the full content within the show notes

      • Review any supplemental materials referenced in the episode or show notes

      • Reflect on the content viewed

      • Successfully complete the post-test (80% achievement rate)

    • Estimated time to complete this education activity: 30 minutes

  • Accreditation Statement:

    • Piedmont Healthcare is accredited by the Medical Association of Georgia to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

    • Piedmont Healthcare designates this enduring materials activity for a maximum of 0.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

  • Attachments

    • Activity 3: Review supplemental material

      • Completion time: 5 minutes

    • Activity 2: Review show notes

      • Completion time: 5 minutes

    • Activity 1: Listen to the podcast

      • Completion time: 20 minutes

 

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