Faculty will discuss clinically relevant pathophysiologic processes in CKD-anemia development, burdens faced by patients and health care systems, current and emerging therapeutic options, and potential changes to managed care paradigms as new medications are approved.
This activity is intended for community pharmacists and managed care professionals involved in the care of patients with anemia associated with chronic kidney disease (CKD-anemia).
Upon completion of this activity, the participant should be better able to:
• Discuss the prevalence and burdens of anemia associated with CKD, including the costs of underdiagnosis, undertreatment, and safety issues with current therapies
• Explain the pathophysiologic processes underlying anemia associated with CKD, including potential therapeutic targets
• Describe the mechanisms of action, clinical trial data, and potential cost offsets associated with emerging treatment options for CKD-anemia
• Incorporate newly published data and treatment modalities into benefit design strategies to optimize health care access and outcomes for patients with CKD-anemia
PHYSICIAN ACCREDITATION STATEMENT
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of Global and Integritas. Global is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
* This CME/CE activity complies with all requirements of the federal Physician Payment Sunshine Act. If a reportable event is associated with this activity, the accredited provider managing the program will provide the appropriate physician data to the Open Payments database.
PHYSICIAN CREDIT DESIGNATION
Global designates this activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
NURSE PRACTITIONER CONTINUING EDUCATION
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation Standards of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) through joint providership of Global Education Group and Integritas Communications. Global Education Group is accredited by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners as an approved provider of nurse practitioner continuing education. Provider number: 110121. This activity is approved for 1.0 contact hour. Pharmacology hours to be determined.
Activity ID #3096L.
This activity was planned in accordance with AANP CE Standards and Policies.
PHARMACIST ACCREDITATION STATEMENT
Global is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.
Global designates this continuing education activity for 1.0 contact hour (0.10 CEUs) of the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education. (Universal Activity Number - 0530-9999-20-090-L01-P)
This is a knowledge-based activity.
INSTRUCTIONS TO RECEIVE CREDIT
In order to receive credit for this activity, the participant must complete the online posttest and evaluation form. For ACPE learners, please check the CPE monitor for your CE credit within 60 days of the activity.
FEE INFORMATION& REFUND/CANCELLATION POLICY
There is no fee for this educational activity.
DISCLOSURE OF CONFLICTS OF INTEREST
Global Education Group (Global) requires instructors, planners, managers and other individuals and their spouse/life partner who are in a position to control the content of this activity to disclose any real or apparent conflict of interest they may have as related to the content of this activity. All identified conflicts of interest are thoroughly vetted by Global for fair balance, scientific objectivity of studies mentioned in the materials or used as the basis for content, and appropriateness of patient care recommendations.
GLOBAL CONTACT INFORMATION
For information about the accreditation of this program, please contact Global at 303-395-1782 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
This activity is jointly provided by Global Education Group (Global) and Integritas Communications.
This activity is supported by an independent educational grant from AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals.
Tuesday, July 21, 2020 at 4:00 PM
Eastern Time (US & Canada)
Who can attend?Anyone with the event link can attend
Clinical Professor of Medicine
Weill Medical College of Cornell University
New York, New York
Associate Director, Renal Division
Associate Chairman, Medicine
New York-Presbyterian Queens
Flushing, New York