This interactive video program—tailored for nursing professionals and divided into 3 concise segments—reviews how to assess quality of life, manage comorbidities, and design effective treatment approaches in patients with psoriasis or psoriatic arthritis.
Interactive video course
The goal of this activity is to improve nurses’ competence in caring for patients with psoriatic conditions in order to achieve optimal clinical outcomes and patient satisfaction.
After completing this activity, participants should be better able to:
- Investigate the impact of psoriatic disease on patients’ comfort level, daily functioning, and work/social activities in order to determine appropriate quality of life treatment goals
- Incorporate appropriate screening, testing, and referral protocols for comorbidities into the management of patients with psoriatic disease
- Implement effective treatment approaches for patients with moderate to severe psoriatic disease through shared decision-making
This program is intended for nurse practitioners, registered nurses, and other healthcare providers who care for patients with psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis.
Nursing Continuing EducationAnnenberg Center for Health Sciences is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
1.3 contact hours may be earned for successful completion of this 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 the joint providership of the Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower and Clinical Care Options. The Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower is accredited by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners as an approved provider of nurse practitioner continuing education. Provider number: 040207
Credit Designation This activity is approved for 1.3 contact hours of continuing education (which includes 0.4 hour(s) of pharmacology). Program ID # 5782
Provided by the Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower.
Supported by educational grants from AbbVie and Lilly.
Participants have an implied responsibility to use the newly acquired information to enhance patient outcomes and their own professional development. The information presented in this activity is not meant to serve as a guideline for patient management. Any procedures, medications, or other courses of diagnosis or treatment discussed or suggested in this activity should not be used by clinicians without evaluation of their patient’s conditions and possible contraindications on dangers in use, review of any applicable manufacturer’s product information, and comparison with recommendations of other authorities.
Disclosure of Unlabeled Use
This educational activity may contain discussion of published and/or investigational uses of agents that are not indicated by the FDA. The Annenberg Center, Postgraduate Institute for Medicine (PIM), Clinical Care Options, and activity supporters do not recommend the use of any agent outside of the labeled indications.
The opinions expressed in the educational activity are those of the faculty and do not necessarily represent the views of the Annenberg Center, PIM, Clinical Care Options, and activity supporters. Please refer to the official prescribing information for each product for discussion of approved indications, contraindications, and warnings.
The Annenberg Center assesses conflict of interest with its instructors, planners, managers, and other individuals who are in a position to control the content of CME/CE activities. All relevant conflicts of interest that are identified are thoroughly vetted by the Annenberg Center for fair balance, scientific objectivity of studies utilized in this activity, and patient care recommendations. The Annenberg Center is committed to providing its learners with high-quality CME/CE activities and related materials that promote improvements or quality in healthcare and not a specific proprietary business interest of a commercial interest.
The faculty and staff reported the following financial relationships or relationships to products or devices they or their spouse/life partner have with commercial interests related to the content of this CME/CE activity:
The PIM planners and managers have nothing to disclose.
Lakshi M. Aldredge, MSN, ANP-BC, DCNP: consulting fees: AbbVie, Celgene, Lilly, Novartis, Regeneron, Sanofi Genzyme, and Sun Pharma; fees for non-CME/CE services: AbbVie, Lilly, Novartis, Regeneron, Sanofi Genzyme, and Sun Pharma.
Megan K. Murphy, PhD, has no relevant conflicts of interest to report.
Tiffany Hensley-McBain, PhD, has no relevant conflicts of interest to report.
Carolyn Skowronski, PharmD, has no relevant conflicts of interest to report.
Charles E. Willis, Director of Continuing Education; Amanda Sewell, MBA, Manager of Continuing Education; and Melissa Velasquez, Accreditation Specialist from the Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower have no relevant commercial relationships to disclose.
Participation in this self-study activity should be completed in approximately 1.3 hours. To successfully complete this activity and receive credit, participants must follow these steps during the period from June 1, 2020, through August 19, 2020:
- Review the eCourse in its entirety
- Relate the content material to the learning objectives
- Complete the post-test and evaluation form
You must receive a test score of at least 66% and respond to all evaluation questions to receive a certificate. There are no costs/fees for this activity.
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