May is Melanoma/Skin Cancer Detection and Prevention Month
IU Health is offering free skin cancer screenings at several IU Health locations in downtown Indy.
IU Health University Hospital, Eskenazi Dermatology Clinic or Coleman Hall
Monday, May 6 | 7 – 9 am
Appointments are required. To schedule a screening appointment here, call 317.916.3525.
IU Health Methodist Hospital - Radiation Therapy department
Monday, May 6 | 5:30 – 7 pm
Space is limited. Appointments are required. To schedule a screening appointment here, call 317.962.3659.
Click here to find other locations from the American Academy of Dermatology (AAD) SPOTme® Skin Cancer Screening locations in other areas.
M*Modal Engage Cerner Module
The M*Modal EHR-integrated virtual assistant is an ambient and conversational interface with Cerner for Clinical Documentation Integrity.
CLICK HERE to access the Cerner M*Modal module
Blood Utilization & Management Program
This video of Dr. Mark Luetkmeyer and Dr. Walter Virkus is intended to help providers understand the current guidelines and recommendations for blood utilization and provide an overview of IU Health Blood Utilization and Management program utilizing evidence-based, multi-disciplinary approach to optimizing the care of patient requiring transfusions.
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CME Opportuntity: Opioid Use During Pregnancy
The goal of this training is to provide an overview of the opioid use and pregnancy, and to outline recommended practices for before and after child birth. This module will require practitioners to consider the implications of opioid use that are unique to women, and identify risks of opioid use during pregnancy. This activity will also give practitioners the opportunity to learn about best practices for prenatal care when opioids are being used, as well as best practices for postpartum care of mother and child in cases of opioid use disorder (OUD). Please refer to the CDC Guideline for Prescribing Opioids for Chronic Pain for additional information as needed during this training.
Accreditation Statements and Continuing Education Information
CE Course Number: WB2958 CE Expiration Date: December 28, 2020
Continuing Medical Education for Physicians (CME): The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME®) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention designates this Web Based activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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Looking for CME Opportuntities? The Center for Disease Control (CDC) TRAIN Learning Network
CDC TRAIN is a gateway into the TRAIN Learning Network, the most comprehensive catalog of public health training opportunities. TRAIN is a free service for learners from the Public Health Foundation. CDC TRAIN provides access to more than 1,000 courses developed by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) programs, grantees, and other funded partners. Courses offered by CDC course providers have been approved and verified by CDC.
CLICK HERE to sign up and access the course catalog.