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Course Director

Stephen B. Hanauer, MD
Stephen B. Hanauer, MD

Northwestern Feinberg School of Medicine
Digestive Health Center
Chicago, Illinois

Accredited by

Purdue University College of Pharmacy

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Activity Details

Credit Types:CME / CNE
Credit Amount:0.5 Credits
Release Date:2017-Jan-18
Expiration Date:2018-Jan-17
Estimated Time for Completion:30 minutes
Registration Required:No
Cost:Free of charge

Activity Description and Educational Objectives

In this activity, an expert in the management of IBD narrates a guided tour of an infographic reviewing practical strategies to minimize the burden of prior authorization and improve the provider–payer relationship.

Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to:
  • Identify patients with IBD who would benefit from early intervention with biologic therapy
  • Provide the appropriate information requested by individual insurers for prior authorization of IBD therapies
  • Discuss the evolving role of technology to help gastroenterology practices reduce the burden of preauthorization protocols in IBD
  • Effectively collaborate with payers, focusing on shared data, financial incentives, and care management, to improve health outcomes for patients with IBD

Target Audience

This activity has been designed to meet the educational needs of gastroenterologists, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, registered nurses, and other clinicians involved in the management of patients with IBD.

Requirements for Successful Completion

In order to receive credit, participants must view the activity and complete the post-test and evaluation form. There are no pre-requisites and there is no fee to participate in this activity or to receive CME/CNE credit. Statements of Credit are awarded upon successful completion of the post-test and evaluation form.

Media: Enduring Material
Release and Expiration Dates: January 18, 2017 - January 17, 2018
Time to Complete: 30 minutes

Faculty & Disclosure / Conflict of Interest Policy

All faculty AND staff involved in the planning, review or presentation of continuing education activities provided by Purdue University College of Pharmacy are required to disclose to the audience any relevant commercial financial affiliations related to the content of the presentation or enduring material. Full disclosure of all commercial relationships must be made in writing to the audience prior to the activity.

Course Director

Stephen B. Hanauer, MD
Clifford Joseph Barborka Professor of Medicine
Northwestern Feinberg School of Medicine
Medical Director, Digestive Health Center
Chicago, Illinois

Stephen B. Hanauer, MD, has a financial interest/relationship or affiliation in the form of:
Consultant for AbbVie Inc.; Amgen Inc.; Boehringer Ingelheim GmbH; Celgene Corporation; Celltrion Inc.; Hospira, Inc.; Janssen Global Services, LLC; Eli Lilly and Company; Merck & Co., Inc.; Receptos, Inc.; Shire; Takeda Pharmaceuticals U.S.A., Inc.; and UCB Inc.
Grant/Research Support from AbbVie Inc.; Amgen Inc.; Celgene Corporation; Janssen Global Services, LLC; Eli Lilly and Company; Pfizer Inc.; Receptos, Inc.; Takeda Pharmaceuticals U.S.A., Inc.; and UCB Inc.
Speakers Bureau participant with AbbVie Inc.; Janssen Global Services, LLC; Pfizer Inc.; and Takeda Pharmaceuticals U.S.A., Inc.

CME Reviewer

Zach Weber, PharmD, BCPS, BCACP, CDE
Purdue College of Pharmacy
West Lafayette, Indiana

Zach Weber, PharmD, BCPS, BCACP, CDE, has no financial interests/relationships or affiliations in relation to this activity.

Nurse Reviewer

Becky Walters, MSN, RN, FNP-BC, CNE
Purdue University School of Nursing
West Lafayette, Indiana

Becky Walters, MSN, RN, FNP-BC, CNE, has no financial interests/relationships or affiliations in relation to this activity.

Medical Director

Kathryn B. Charalambous, PhD
PVI, PeerView Institute for Medical Education

Kathryn B. Charalambous, PhD, has no financial interests/relationships or affiliations in relation to this activity.

All additional planning committee members and reviewers, PVI, PeerView Institute for Medical Education, Inc. staff, and Purdue University College of Pharmacy staff have no relationships to disclose.

Providership, Credit & Support

Physicians

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of Purdue University College of Pharmacy and PVI, PeerView Institute for Medical Education. Purdue University College of Pharmacy, an equal access/equal opportunity institution, is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The Purdue University College of Pharmacy designates this enduring material for a maximum of 0.5 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Nurses

Purdue University Continuing Nursing Education is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

This activity has been approved for 0.5 contact hour(s).

Note: Not all state nursing boards will accept programs less than 1.0 hour in length for credit. Please go to http://c.peerviewpress.com/info/Nurses_CNE_Contact_Hours.pdf to find out the status of your state.

Providership

This CME/CNE activity is jointly provided by Purdue University College of Pharmacy and PVI, PeerView Institute for Medical Education.

Support

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Takeda Pharmaceuticals U.S.A., Inc.

Disclosure of Unlabeled Use

The faculty of this educational activity may include discussions of products or devices that are not currently labeled for use by the FDA. Faculty members have been advised to disclose to the audience any reference to an unlabeled or investigational use.

No endorsement of unapproved products or uses is made or implied by coverage of these products or uses in our reports. No responsibility is taken for errors or omissions in reports.

Please refer to the official prescribing information for each product for discussion of approved indications, contraindications and warnings.

The materials presented here are used with the permission of the authors and/or other sources. These materials do not necessarily reflect the views of PeerView Press or any of its partners, providers, and/or supporters.

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