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AAFP Chronic Conditions Live Course – American Academy of Family Physicians
July 13, 2016 - July 16, 2016$1,195
Chronic illness has been called one of the greatest public health problems of the 21st century. Make sure you have the knowledge and resources you need to help diagnose, treat, manage, and prevent chronic disease in your patients.
At the end of this course, you will be able to:
- Prepare effective plans to diagnose, treat and manage chronic diseases.
- Formulate strategies to educate and counsel patients on behavior modification of factors such as nutrition, physical activity, smoking and alcohol use.
- Utilize strategies to help patients overcome barriers to change in relation to chronic diseases, including cultural competency, literacy skills, and access to services or care.
- Implement tools to manage chronic care in practice and help patients control chronic illnesses, which may include practice transformation and/or quality improvement activities.