Excessive Daytime Sleepiness: Clinical Considerations for Patients with Comorbid Psychiatric Disorders

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Training Details

Event Dates and Timeframe
Any Time
Location and Delivery Method
Delivery Method
Online / Web Delivered
Cost Range
FREE
Supported by an educational grant from Jazz Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Host And Instructor

Host
Psychiatry & Behavioral Health Learning Network
Instructor
Meir Kryger, MD & Russell Rosenberg, PhD
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Training Overview Description

We are excited to announce this new webcast on excessive daytime sleepiness (EDS).

With a focus on patients with comorbid psychiatric disorders, this accredited, on-demand activity examines data concerning the risk/benefit ratio of current and emerging agents for the treatment of EDS and their clinical implications. This activity is intended for psychiatrists, primary care physicians, psychologists, physician assistants, psychiatric nurses, and other healthcare professionals who seek to improve the care of patients with mental health disorders.

This activity is intended for psychiatrists, primary care physicians, psychologists, physician assistants, psychiatric nurses, and other healthcare professionals who seek to improve the care of patients with mental health disorders.

Event-specific Details

After completing this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Describe the association between EDS and psychiatric disorders and the burden that EDS places on patient morbidity, mortality, and QoL
  • Recognize diverse EDS etiologies as well as EDS-associated comorbidities often found in at-risk psychiatric patient populations
  • Review data concerning the risk/benefit ratio of current and emerging agents for the treatment of EDS and their clinical implications for patients with psychiatric disorders
  • Integrate tools for the recognition and routine assessment of EDS into clinical practice protocols for patients with psychiatric disorders

To be eligible for documentation of credit, participants must participate in the full activity, and complete the evaluation form. Participants who successfully complete the evaluation form online may immediately print their documentation of credit.

Participants who have successfully completed the live version of this activity are not eligible to receive credit for this enduring material.

Release Date: 10/15/2020
Expiration Date: 10/15/2021
Estimated time to complete: 1.5 hours

For questions regarding this educational activity, please call 609-371-1137.

In support of improving patient care, North American Center for Continuing Medical Education, LLC (NACCME) is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Physicians
NACCME designates this internet live activity for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Physician Assistants
NACCME has been authorized by the American Academy of PAs (AAPA) to award AAPA Category 1 CME credit for activities planned in accordance with the AAPA CME Criteria. This internet activity is designated for 1.5 AAPA Category 1 credit(s). PAs should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This continuing nursing education internet live activity awards 1.5 contact hours.

Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #13255, for 1.5 contact hours.

Psychologists
As a jointly accredited organization, North American Center for Continuing Medical Education, LLC (NACCME) is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. NACCME maintains responsibility for this program and its content. Variable credit for partial attendance may not be awarded. Full attendance is required for all CE activities.

Instructional Level: Advanced

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