On-line Education Series Teaches on Outpatient Management of COVID-19

OSUWexnerbloglogo2014 On-line Education Series Teaches on Outpatient Management of COVID-19. On this CME webcast, we’re going to be discussing the information you need to know in order to take care of patients with COVID-19 in the outpatient setting. First, to discuss outpatient testing is Associate Professor of Emergency Medcine Dr. Daniel Bachmann. Next, to discuss isolation strategies in the ambulatory setting is nurse practitioner and the director of the Ohio State Total Health and Wellness Clinic Candy Rinehart. Then to discuss discharge instructions for patients being released from the hospital is hospitalist and Associate Professor of Internal Medicine, Dr. Dustin Chase. And finally to discuss the medical treatment of the outpatient with COVID-19, Professor of Family Medicine, Dr. Randell Wexler.

View a video introduction of this webcast

What you’ll learn in this webcast

As a result of this educational activity, webcast participants will be able to: Identify the appropriate timing to discontinue isolation; Identifying the key resources needed at the time of discharge; Prepare primary care offices for patient management of patients during the COVI D 19 crisis; Manage COVID 19 patients not needing hospitalization; Understand the basic diagnostic approach to COVID19 patients; Describe testing strategies for pandemic scenarios and consider the challenges associated with them; Identify practical home isolation recommendations for persons with COVID-19; and Describe effective cleaning and disinfection within the home of a person with COVID-19.

You can find this and many other MedNet21 programs on the OSU – CCME website.

Call our MedNet21 Program Manager at 614.293.3473 for more details about subscribing to MedNet21 as a hospital or as an individual. You can also e-mail him at derrick.freeman@osumc.edu.

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