Online Courses

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Lunch & Learn: Communication Best Practices: Transitions between the Outpatient and Inpatient Setting- Bruce L Henschen, MD, MPH and Margaret Chapman, MD
Air Date: 02-08-18 Credits: AMA PRA Category 1 ™ (1.00 hours), Non-Physician Attendance (1.00 hours)

Click on "Content & Tests" to watch video live at 12 p.m. on February 20.  Complete the test to claim CME credit.

Additional reading:

1. Sheu L, Fung K, Mourad M, Ranji S, Wu E. We need to talk: Primary care provider communication at discharge in the era of a shared electronic medical record. J Hosp Med 2014; 10(5): 307-310.

2. Rattray NA, Sico JJ, Cox LM, Russ AL, Matthias MS, Frankel RM. Crossing the communication chasm: Challenges and opportunities in transitions of care from the hospital to the primary care clinic. The Joint Commission on Quality and Patient Safety 2017; 43:127-137.

3. Blecker S, Meisel T, Dickson VV, Shelley D, Horwitz LI. "We're Almost Guests in Their Clinical Care": Inpatient Provider Attitudes Toward Chronic Disease Management. J Hosp Med. 2017 Mar;12(3):162-167.


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Newsletter Videos
Air Date: 12-21-17 Credits: No Credit Requested (0.25 hours), General Attendance (0.25 hours)

To view the video, click here.
Lunch & Learn: Polyneuropathy in Clinical Practice - Jinny Tavee, M.D.
Air Date: 10-24-17 Credits: AMA PRA Category 1 ™ (1.00 hours), Non-Physician Attendance (1.00 hours)

Log in to the video with this username and password:

Username: Lunch&Learn

Password: LL2017

Viewers can leave comments and pose questions in real time during the event or send questions in advance to dme@northwestern.edu.

Disclosure Statements Dr. Jinny Tavee received grant funding as an investigator and consultant from Araim Pharmaceuticals. The course director, Dr. Diane Wayne, and planning committee member, Dr. Clara Schroedl, have nothing to disclose.

FSM’s CME Leadership and Staff have nothing to disclose:

Clara J. Schroedl, MD, Medical Director of CME, Sheryl Corey, Manager of CME, Jennifer Banys, Senior Program Administrator, Allison McCollum, Senior Program Coordinator, and Rhea Alexis Banks, Administrative Assistant 2.

Objectives At the conclusion of this activity, participants should be able to:

1. Define polyneuropathy and small fiber neuropathy.
2. Describe diagnostic tests and the serologic evaluation of polyneuropathy.
3. Discuss management of painful neuropathy

Recommended Literature: Small Fiber Neuropathy- A Burning Problem



Click on "Details" then "Content & Tests" to view video.  After watching the video, click on "Test" to complete your post test, evaluation and claim CME credit.     Learner must receive a grade of 70% or better to receive credit.


Author(s): Jinny Tavee, M.D., Associate Professor