Addressing the Challenges of Adolescent Vaccinations: Improving Clinical and Economic Outcomes in Immunizations

A continuing medical education activity sponsored by NAMCP and AAMCN.

This webcast focuses on adolescent vaccinations, including the latest updates
in HPV management among both females and males.

This activity is an archive from the webinar held August 7th, 2018

This activity is valid from September 15, 2018 to September 30, 2019

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Audience: This activity is intended for healthcare professionals practicing in managed care environments.

This presentation is supported by an educational grant from
Merck & Co.

Description:
The world of immunizations in adolescents has changed dramatically over the past 10 years. From newer vaccines to changing guidelines, the landscape has changed for payers, providers and patients. This webcast will take a close look at those changes on immunizations in adolescents. Attendees will be updated on the latest data and guidelines to help increase rates, costs and patient outcomes.

Addressing the Challenges of Adolescent Vaccinations: Improving Clinical and Economic Outcomes in Immunizations is a webcast that will provide attendees with the latest information on immunizations, costs, burdens and strategies to increase the success of immunizations, and more importantly, patient outcomes and quality of life.

Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to:

  • Describe adolescent vaccine-preventable conditions

  • Examine guidelines and recommendations about adolescent immunizations

  • Assess the latest clinical guidelines regarding the timing of HPV immunizations in preteens and teens

  • Discuss the prevalence of HPV infection, the types of cancers it causes and the economic impact of HPV vaccination

  • Integrate strategies to overcome perceived barriers to HPV vaccination in the adolescent setting
     

Faculty: Rachel Caskey, MD, MAPP
Chief, Division of Academic Internal Medicine and Geriatrics
Departments of Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
University of Illinois at Chicago

Disclosure:

Rachel Caskey, MD has no relevant financial relationships to disclose
  Planning Committee:
Bill Williams, MD has no relevant financial relationships to disclose.
Jeremy Williams has no relevant financial relationships to disclose.
Jacqueline Cole, RN, MS, CMCN has no relevant financial relationships to disclose.

NAMCP and/or the presenter has copyright or has received permissions for use of materials provided in this activity.

Accreditation & Designation
The National Association of Managed Care Physicians (NAMCP) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

NAMCP designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category I creditsTM.

The American Association of Managed Care Nurses is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing
education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Nurses who complete this activity and achieve a passing score will receive 1 hour in continuing
nursing credit.

This activity has been approved by the American Board of Managed Care Nursing for 1.0 contact hours toward CMCN recertification requirements.

This presentation is supported by an educational grant from
Merck & Co.

NAMCP and/or this website does not provide medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. NAMCP does not endorse or imply endorsement of the content on any linked website. This website is to be used as an informational resource. With any health related concern, consult with your physician or healthcare professional.

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