STD Update Extendedfor healthcare workers. This program is 1 day. This update is for Health care providers in Montgomery County
- Discuss epidemiology of bacterial STIs such as Gonorrhea, Chlamydia and Syphilis
- Discuss identification of bacterial STIs such as Gonorrhea, Chlamydia and Syphilis
- Discuss testing methods and treatment of bacterial STIs such as Gonorrhea, Chlamydia and Syphilis
- Describe the treatment of viral STIs such as herpes, human papillomavirus and hepatitis including testing methods and a review of infection surveillance data
- Identify populations at increased risk for complications of STIs
Origination Date: 6/23/2017
Expiration Date: 6/23/2019
CME: This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint providership of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and STD/HIV PTC at Johns Hopkins and the Tennessee AIDS Education and Training Center. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is accredited by the (ACCME®) to provide medical education for physicians. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention designates this live activity for a maximum of 7.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.
CNE: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is accredited as a provider of Continuing Nursing Education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
This activity provides 7.2 contact hours.
CEU: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is authorized by IACET to offer .7 CEU's for this program.
CECH: Sponsored by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, a designated provider of continuing education contact hours (CECH) in health education by the National Commission for Health Education Credentialing, Inc. This program is designated for Certified Health Education Specialists (CHES) and/or Master Certified Health Education Specialists (MCHES) to receive up to 7.5 total Category I continuing education contact hours. Maximum advanced level continuing education contact hours available are 0. CDC provider number 98614.
For Certified Public Health Professionals (CPH)
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is a pre-approved provider of Certified in Public Health (CPH) recertification credits and is authorized to offer 7.0 CPH recertification credits for this program.
CDC is an approved provider of CPH Recertification Credits by the National Board of Public Health Examiners. Effective October 1, 2013, the National Board of Public Health Examiners (NBPHE) accepts continuing education units (CEU) for CPH recertification credits from CDC. Please select CEU as your choice for continuing education when registering for a course on TCEOnline. Learners seeking CPH should use the guidelines provided by the NBPHE for calculating recertification credits. For assistance please contact NBPHE at http://www.NBPHE.org.
CPE: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.
This program is a designated event for pharmacists to receive .725 Contact Hours in pharmacy education. The Universal Activity Number is 0387-9999-18-113-L01-P.
This activity has been designated as Knowledge-Based
Once credit is claimed, an unofficial statement of credit is immediately available on TCEOnline. Official credit will be uploaded within 60 days on the NABP/CPE Monitor.
DISCLOSURE: In compliance with continuing education requirements, all presenters must disclose any financial or other associations with the manufacturers of commercial products, suppliers of commercial services, or commercial supporters as well as any use of unlabeled product(s) or product(s) under investigational use CDC, our planners, presenters, and their spouses/partners wish to disclose they have no financial interests or other relationships with the manufacturers of commercial products, suppliers of commercial services, or commercial supporters except Dr. Gilliams who has research through Hologic.
Content will not include any discussion of the unlabeled use of a product or a product under investigational use with the exception of Dr. Hamill’s discussion on GC and CT for the 2015 STD Treatment Guidelines. He will talk about extra genital screening for both Gonorrhea and Chlamydia.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and STD/HIV PTC at Johns Hopkins are jointly providing the CNE for this activity.
CDC did not accept commercial support for this continuing education activity.