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HEARTS in America: Improving Hypertension Control, A Lunch and Learn Series

August 10 — November 30 @ 12:15 pm — 1:00 pm est

HQIN HEARTS in America: Improving Hypertension Control Series
  •  August 10: Improving Hypertension Control – A Call to Action
  • August 24: Standardized, Simple Pharmacologic Treatment Protocols: A Critical Component of Effective Hypertension Control
  • September 7: Alignment and Cohesion with National Best Practices
  • September 21: Diabetes, Hypertension, and Chronic Disease Paradigm
  • October 5: Hypertension, Diabetes, and Chronic Conditions Disparities within Healthcare
  • October 19: CVD Risk Assessment and Monitoring
  • November 2: Critical Drivers of Hypertension
  • November 16: Hypertension Clinical Pathway: The Importance of Hypertension Control in Primary Care
  • November 30: Chronic Kidney Disease: Screening and Early Management
Southern Medical Association is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Southern Medical Association designates each Live activity for a maximum of 0.75 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Non-physician participants will receive a certificate to submit for CE. Register once for all nine sessions.

Prepare, Prevent, Protect Webinar Series

August 16 — May 16 @ 2:00 pm — 2:30 pm est

These brief, interactive sessions featuring infection prevention topics will be held the third Tuesday of each month. The webinars will feature a 20-minute briefing on the session’s topic before launching into an open forum for presenters and attendees to share what’s working, along with questions and comments.
  • August 16: Compliance Monitoring Analysis and Feedback
  • September 20: Lab Services, Epidemiology, Surveillance, Outbreak Investigation
  • October 18: Surveillance and Data Analysis
  • November 15: Isolation, Hand Hygiene, PPE
  • January 17: Cleaning, Disinfection, Environment of Care
  • February 21: Occupational Health, Immunizations
  • March 21: Training, Education, Resident Care Practices
  • April 18: Antibiotic Stewardship
  • May 16: QAPI, Committees (Quality Assurance)