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No Lead is Good Lead: E-Learning Module


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Enroll now to learn how to effectively identify and treat blood lead poisoning in pediatric patients.

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About this Independent Study

This activity was originally released on November 6, 2020 and is available for continuing education credit until November 6, 2022.  Once registered, you must complete the course within 150 days, or you will be deactivated. To be reactivated, contact us.                                

As the incidence and prevalence of blood lead poisoning increases, several trends are being recognized. It has been determined that the best approach to management is prevention. This e-learning module will stress the importance of providers “getting it right,” so thousands of children will get appropriate services in a timely way, therefore optimizing their outcomes.                                                         

Objectives

By the end of this course, participants will be able to:

  • Identify strategies for prevention of blood lead poisoning.
  • Describe current management of patients diagnosed with blood lead poisoning.
  • Discuss the long-term impact to patients when identification and treatment are delayed.

Continuing Education 

Continuing Nursing Education (CNE)

This activity is jointly provided by United South and Eastern Tribes and Cardea.

Cardea Services is approved as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by Montana Nurses Association, an accredited approver with distinction by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Continuing Medical Education (CME)

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the California Medical Association (CMA) through the joint providership of Cardea and United South and Eastern Tribes. Cardea is accredited by the CMA to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Cardea designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.  

Successful completion of this continuing education activity includes the following

  • Attending the entire CE activity
  • Completing the online evaluation
  • Submitting an online CE Request

Disclosures

There are no relevant financial relationships with ineligible​ companies for those involved with the ability to control​ the content of this activity.​ 

Presenter

Theodora Phea Pinnock, MD, Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrician with over three decades of experience evaluating and assessing children with developmental disabilities, along with training medical students and residents on how to conduct developmental and behavioral assessments and provide treatment.

Acknowledgements

Funding for this workshop was made possible by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The views expressed in written conference materials or publications and by speakers and moderators do not necessarily reflect the official policies of the Department of Health and Human Services, nor does the mention of trade names, commercial practices, or organizations imply endorsement by the U.S. Government.         


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Here is the course outline:

1. No Lead is Good Lead: Content

2. Certificate

3. Certificate: Previous Version

Select a certificate to complete the course.

Completion

The following certificates are awarded when the course is completed:

Certificate of Completion
CME for MD/DO Jointly Provided: Enduring Material
CME for Non-MD/DO Jointly Provided: Enduring Material
CNE Independent Study
CNE Independent Study
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