Home BP Telemonitoring and Pharmacist on the Care Team to Improve Hypertension Control

Date & Location

Monday, February 15, 2021, 5:00 PM – Tuesday, February 15, 2022, 5:00 PM PST

Target Audience: Specialties – All Specialties
Credits: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ (1.00 hours), Non-Physician Attendance (1.00 hours)

Overview

This online training module, created in partnership with The Right Care Initiative, will introduce the importance of utilizing team-based care approaches, specifically adding a pharmacist to the care team, to manage uncontrolled hypertension. Participants will hear from Drs. Margolis and Rehrauer from HealthPartners Institute on the work they’ve been doing with project HyperLink where they have utilized both telemonitoring and including a pharmacist on the care team. 

Objectives

By the end of the course, participants will be able to:

  1. Explain the health risks associated with uncontrolled hypertension
  2. Describe methods of incorporating team based approaches for hypertension management

Accreditation

The Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California designates this Enduring Material activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.