Originally recorded on September 15, 2016
The primary source of the Zika virus disease in humans is via the bite of an infected mosquito. In May 2015, the Pan American Health Organization issued an alert regarding the first confirmed Zika virus infection in Brazil. Zika virus continues to spread across the globe, with active transmission occurring within the United States. Infant death has been attributed to Zika complications, including cases within the U.S. borders. Women’s healthcare is a critical area where the risks and consequences of Zika virus exposure is devastating for all involved. This 60-minute webinar, jointly provided by the Michigan Health & Hospital Association and Coverys, will provide up-to-date information for healthcare providers and facilities regarding the Zika virus epidemic, with special focus on women’s health concerns. The webinar will promote preparation for when/if a patient presents for healthcare who has been exposed to Zika and who may be or may become pregnant.
As a result of this presentation, participants will be able to:
Coverys is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Coverys is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
Participants must complete an online posttest to receive continuing education credits.
Coverys designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
This nursing education activity offers 1.0 contact hours per session.
The estimated time of completion for this activity is 60 minutes. Credits will be available through September 14, 2018.
This program will present a beginner level of information.
This webinar is applicable for physicians, nurses, risk managers, quality managers, patient safety officers, administrators, legal counsel, front-line staff, and any other interested parties.
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