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Digital Seminar

COVID-19 Treatments: FDA Approved & Off Label Medications


Speaker:
Karen Morrissey, PhD, FNP, BC
Duration:
1 Hour 59 Minutes
Format:
Audio and Video
Copyright:
Mar 25, 2022
Product Code:
POS078436
Media Type:
Digital Seminar


Description

Karen Morrissey PhD, FNP, BC works as a telemedicine family nurse practitioner in a COVID-19 Initiative, delivering care to many patients experiencing COVID symptoms. As guidance continually evolves, this session will cover the latest effective treatment options regarding:

  • Patient self-assessment
  • Risk group priority tiers
  • FDA approved treatments
  • Off label treatments

Credits


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All members of the PESI, Inc. planning committee have provided disclosures of financial relationships with ineligible organizations and any relevant non-financial relationships prior to planning content for this activity. None of the committee members had relevant financial relationships with ineligible companies or other potentially biasing relationships to disclose to learners.  For speaker disclosures, please see the faculty biography.


Pharmacology Nurse Practitioners

This self-study program offers 120 instructional minutes of pharmacology content which is designed to qualify for 2.0 contact hours toward your pharmacology requirement. 


Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, and Clinical Nurse Specialists

PESI, Inc. is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. Nurses completing these self-study materials will earn 2.0 contact hours. Expires: 03/25/2025.


California Nurses

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Florida Nurses

PESI, Inc. is an approved provider by the Florida Board of  Nursing. Provider #: FBN2858. These materials qualify for 2.0 self-study contact hours.

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Physician Assistants

AAPA accepts certificates of participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by ACCME such as PESI. Physician assistants may receive a maximum of 2.0 hours for completing this self-study program. This activity was originally recorded on 03/25/2022. It was last reviewed on 03/16/2022 and is valid until 03/16/2025

 

PESI, Inc. is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. PESI, Inc. designates this enduring material for a maximum of 2.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.


Physicians

PESI, Inc. is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. PESI, Inc. designates this enduring material for a maximum of 2.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. This activity was originally recorded on 03/25/2022. It was last reviewed on 03/16/2022 and is valid until 03/16/2025.

 

Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. You are required to successfully complete and submit a post-test prior to receiving a certificate of completion.


Other Professions

This self-study activity qualifies for 2.0 continuing education clock hours as required by many national, state and local licensing boards and professional organizations. Save your activity advertisement and certificate of completion, and contact your own board or organization for specific requirements.



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Speaker

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Karen Morrissey, PhD, FNP, BC, works as a telemedicine family nurse practitioner in a COVID-19 Initiative, delivering care to many patients experiencing COVID symptoms. She brings a wealth of experiences, drawing from roles in PACU, home care, pre-op and correctional nursing. Karen earned her FNP degree from the University of Connecticut and her PhD in Nursing from Walden University.


Speaker Disclosures:
Financial: Karen Morrissey has an employment relationship with CVS Minute Clinic. She receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc. She has no relevant relationships with ineligible organizations.
Non-financial: Karen Morrissey has no relevant relationships.


Additional Info

Access for Self-Study (Non-Interactive)

Access never expires for this product.


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Objectives

  1. Assess severity of symptoms to develop the most appropriate plan of care.
  2. Evaluate current FDA approved COVID treatments for use in outpatient clinics.
  3. Analyze non-FDA approved medications and understand why they are not yet approved.
  4. Determine outpatient treatments that should be avoided.

Outline

As guidance continually evolves, learn from a real time discussion on the latest effective treatment options:
  • Patient self-assessment 
  • Symptom rating
  • Risk group priority tiers
  • FDA approved treatments by symptom
  • Off label treatments
  • Tixagevimab-Cigavimab Evusheld
  • Monoclonal antibody therapy
  • Casiriviman/imdevimab
  • Sotrovimab
  • Bamlaniviman-etesevimab
  • Remdesivir veklury
  • Nirmatrelvir-ritonavir Paxlovid
  • Molnupiravir
  • Outpatient therapies that should be avoided

Target Audience

  • Nurses
  • Nurse Practitioners
  • Physicians
  • Physicians Assistants

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