2021 NC Asthma Summit: Reimagining Asthma Care in a Digital World (Live Webinar)

May 19, 2021 Allied Health

2021 NC Asthma Summit: Reimagining Asthma Care in a Digital World (Live Webinar)

Description

May is National Asthma and Allergy Awareness month - join with colleagues to learn more during this live morning webinar. Hot topics include COVID-19 & Asthma, Telehealth, ACES & Asthma and new/updated Asthma Guidelines.

The NC Asthma Summit is a collaboration of the Asthma Alliance of North Carolina (AANC) and UNC Health Sciences at MAHEC.

AANC


By registering for this workshop, you are granting permission for your contact information to be shared with AANC which is a collaborating partner of this continuing education activity.

Target Audience

Asthma Educators, Environmental Health Specialists, Health Educators, Nurses, Respiratory Care Practitioners and other interested Asthma Champions

Objectives

  • Utilize current/new asthma guidelines
  • Embrace the opportunities, and overcome the challenges of telehealth
  • Describe the impact of ACES on asthma
  • Cite healthy home assessment tools & strategies
  • Identify the relationship between COVID-19 and asthma

Faculty

  • Neasha B. Graves, MPA
  • Michelle Hernandez, MD
  • Patricia Lugar, MD MS
  • Sara Merz, BA MBA
  • Melinda S. Shuler, MHS, RCP, CTTS, HHS, AE-C

Sessions

2021 NC Asthma Summit (Live Webinar)
5/19 9:00 AM–1:00 PM

Credits

.400 CEU

The Mountain Area Health Education Center designates this entire continuing education activity as meeting the criteria for 0.4 CEUs as established by the National Task Force on the Continuing Education Unit.

3.500 Contact Hours

MAHEC designates this continuing education activity as meeting the criteria for 3.50 Contact Hours.

3.500 NCRCB CE Hours

Respiratory Care Practitioners: The NCRCB has approved this educational activity for 3.5 hours; Approval #214024

3.500 REHS

Registered Environmental Health Specialists: 3.5 hours of continuing education credits have been approved by the NC State Board of Environmental Health Specialist Examiners. Participants must attend 100% of the conference to receive credit.

Fees

$35.00 Early Registration Fee
Applies 3/23/21–5/12/21
$50.00 Registration Fee
Applies 5/13/21–5/19/21
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