ACOEM Member Price: $45.00
Non-Member Price: $60.00
Julie Fuller, MD, MS, MCP
Chief of Service
Kaiser Permanente On The Job
Los Angeles, CA
Nothing to disclose
The occupational medicine practitioner is faced with challenges in medically clearing individuals with chronic medical conditions. This session will serve as an update on the latest practice guidelines for the diagnosis and treatment of common chronic conditions such as diabetes, hypertension, and hyperlipidemia. This session will increase the skills of the OM practitioners in making medical clearance determinations.
1. Describe the practice guidelines for diagnosis and treatment of diabetes, hyperlipidemia and hypertension.
2. Understand the role of risk assessment in prevention and management of chronic disease.
3. Demonstrate increased skill in assessing a candidate's or employee's chronic condition to address medical clearance issues.
Earn up to 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ and/or ABPM LLSA Credits.
This activity expires April 30, 2022.