Why Telemedicine? A Patient's Perspective

This presentation provides a practical overview of the process of setting up and conducting a virtual visit.

Current applications and perspectives of telemedicine neurology are also discussed.

 

 

 

 

Syllabus

 

Why Telemedicine? A Patient's Perspective
Lesson Time: 1 Hour, 2 Minutes

Post-Knowledge Quiz

Evaluation

Credit Claiming and Certificate

  

 

Target Audience

This activity is designed to meet the educational needs of:

  • Physicians
  • Physician Assistants
  • Registered Nurses
  • Nurse Practitioners
  • Psychologists

Learning Objectives

At the end of this presentation, the learner will be able to:

  1. Understand the various applications of telemedicine;
  2. Review common technical challenges of virtual visits; and
  3. Address misconceptions and criticisms of telemedicine through a patient’s personal experiences.
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AAPA Category I CME

    Parkinson’s Foundation has been authorized by the American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA) to award AAPA Category 1 CME Credit for activities planned in accordance with AAPA CME Criteria. This activity is designated for 1.00 AAPA Category 1 CME credits. PAs should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation. 

  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit

    Parkinson’s Foundation designates this activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

  • 1.00 ANCC

    Parkinson’s Foundation has been authorized by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to award CNE credit. The participant will be awarded up to 1.00  CNE credit(s) for attendance and completion of supplemental materials.

  • 1.00 APA

    Continuing Education (CE) credits for psychologists are provided through the co-sponsorship of the American Psychological Association (APA) Office of Continuing Education in Psychology (CEP). The APA CEP Office maintains responsibility for the content of the programs.

  • 1.00 Participation
Course opens: 
12/22/2022
Course expires: 
12/26/2025
Rating: 
0

Parkinson’s Foundation adheres to the ACCME’s Standards for Integrity and Independence in Accredited Continuing Education. Any individuals in a position to control the content of a CE activity, including faculty, planners, reviewers, or others are required to disclose all relevant financial relationships with ineligible entities (commercial interests). All relevant conflicts of interest have been mitigated prior to the commencement of the activity.

Faculty Member(s)

Zoltan Mari, MD, FAAN

has a financial relationship (Grant/Research Support) with Cerevel;.
has a financial relationship (Shareholder) with nQ Medical;.
has a financial relationship (Consultant) with Global Kinetics Corporation;.
has a financial relationship (Consultant) with nQ Medical;.
has a financial relationship (Speakers' Bureau) with Supernus;.
has a financial relationship (Speakers' Bureau) with AbbVie;.

Randolph Todd, DMD

has no relevant financial relationships to disclose at this time.
Content Validator(s)

David Bertram, Psy.D.

has no relevant financial relationships to disclose at this time.

Christine Hunter, RN, BSN

has no relevant financial relationships to disclose at this time.

Jennifer Koebert, MPAS, MPH, PA-C

has no relevant financial relationships to disclose at this time.

Lee Neilson, MD

has no relevant financial relationships to disclose at this time.
Activity Director(s)

Christine Hunter, RN, BSN

has no relevant financial relationships to disclose at this time.
Planner(s)

Lisa Hoffman, MA

has no relevant financial relationships to disclose at this time.

Lauren Krasucki, PT, DPT, MPH, CPH

has no relevant financial relationships to disclose at this time.

In support of improving patient care, Parkinson's Foundation is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

 
Physicians 

Parkinson’s Foundation designates this activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Physician Assistants 

Parkinson’s Foundation has been authorized by the American Academy of PAs (AAPA) to award AAPA Category 1 CME credit for activities planned in accordance with AAPA CME Criteria. This activity is designated for 1.00 AAPA Category 1 CME credits. PAs should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation.   

 
 
Nurses 

Parkinson’s Foundation has been authorized by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to award CNE credit. The participant will be awarded up to 1.00  CNE credit(s) for attendance and completion of supplemental materials.

Psychologists 

Continuing Education (CE) credits for psychologists are provided through the co-sponsorship of the American Psychological Association (APA) Office of Continuing Education in Psychology (CEP). The APA CEP Office maintains responsibility for the content of the programs.  1.00 CE hour. 

 

 

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AAPA Category I CME

    Parkinson’s Foundation has been authorized by the American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA) to award AAPA Category 1 CME Credit for activities planned in accordance with AAPA CME Criteria. This activity is designated for 1.00 AAPA Category 1 CME credits. PAs should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation. 

  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit

    Parkinson’s Foundation designates this activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

  • 1.00 ANCC

    Parkinson’s Foundation has been authorized by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to award CNE credit. The participant will be awarded up to 1.00  CNE credit(s) for attendance and completion of supplemental materials.

  • 1.00 APA

    Continuing Education (CE) credits for psychologists are provided through the co-sponsorship of the American Psychological Association (APA) Office of Continuing Education in Psychology (CEP). The APA CEP Office maintains responsibility for the content of the programs.

  • 1.00 Participation
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