Michigan Medicine

Event

Home Mechanical Ventilation: A Multidisciplinary Approach

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Notification icon Friday, September 16, 2022 7:30 AM - 4:30 PM America/New_York

Location Icon 44045 Five Mile Rd, Plymouth, MI 48170, United States

Event info

OVERVIEW

This course will benefit pulmonologists, respiratory therapists, physical medicine and rehabilitation clinicians, physicians-in-training, advanced practice providers, nurses, social workers, and registered dietitians who care for patients on home mechanical ventilation. After this activity, participants will safely transition new tracheostomy patients from hospital to home.

TARGET AUDIENCE

This activity is appropriate for:
House Officers, Medical Students, Nurse Practitioners, Nurses, Other Healthcare Professionals, Physician Assistants, Physicians, Social Workers

In the fields of:
Internal Medicine, Pulmonology

 LEARNING OBJECTIVES

At the end of this activity, participant should be able to:

  1. recognize the shifting paradigm of the management of chronic hypercapnic respiratory failure.
  2. understand how to perform an in clinic titration of home mechanical ventilation.
  3. utilize remote monitoring to manage patients on home ventilation.
  4. be familiar with how to manage patients with obstructive sleep apnea and obesity hypoventilation overlaps.
  5. understand how to safely transition new tracheostomy patients from hospital to home.
  6. understand how to evaluate tracheostomy patients for speech and swallowing function.

ACCREDITATION

The University of Michigan Medical School is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of Michigan Medical School designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) ™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

For more information please visit the official event page.

Faculty
  • Philip Choi

    Course Director

Course Syllabus

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