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CDC Contraceptive Method Guidance: Slide Sets and Continuing Education Opportunities for Health Care Providers

Target Audience

Certified health education specialist, certified health educator, doctor of osteopathic medicine, epidemiologists, licensed practical and vocational nurses, medical doctors, medical assistants, medical students, nurse practitioners, nurse technicians, other health educators, pharmacists, pharmacy technicians, physician assistants, program managers, and registered nurses.

Program Description

The purpose of this activity is to enhance health care provider knowledge about the US MEC, which is an evidence-based source of clinical guidance for the safe use of contraceptive methods by women and men with various characteristics and medical conditions. The goal is for the audience to apply what they learn from the training to their practice as they counsel women, men, and couples about contraceptive method choice. 

This slide presentation can be used by health care providers who want to increase knowledge about the US MEC and earn continuing education credits. The presentation and speaker notes can also be used or adapted to give presentations on the US MEC. This material is in the public domain and may be used and reprinted without permission; citation as to source, however, is appreciated. Powerpoint presentation available in ppt or pdf formats.

Objectives

  • Describe the U.S. MEC for Contraceptive Use, 2010 (US MEC) and updates.
  • Identify the intended use and target audience for the guidance.
  • Define the four classifications of recommendations in the US MEC.
  • Discuss the guidance in specific situations, based on clinical scenarios.
  • Provide clinical preventive services to improve outcomes and quality of life.

Faculty and Credentials

Kate Curtis, PhD, health scientist, CDC
Tara Jatloaui, MD, MPH, guest researcher, CDC
Naomi Tepper, MD, MPH, medical officer, CDC

Origination Date

October 10, 2014

Expiration Date

October 10. 2016       

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Target Audience

Certified health education specialist, certified health educator, doctor of osteopathic medicine, epidemiologists, licensed practical and vocational nurses, medical doctors, medical assistants, medical students, nurse practitioners, nurse technicians, other health educators, pharmacists, pharmacy technicians, physician assistants, program managers, and registered nurses.

Prerequisites

None

Format

These seminars are enduring.

Contact Information

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Division of Reproductive Health, Women’s Health and Fertility Branch, H. Pamela Pagano (hpagano@cdc.gov).

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Accreditations Statements

CME: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME®) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention designates this enduring activity for a maximum of .5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

CNE: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention designates this enduring activity for a maximum of .5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

CNE:  The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is accredited as a provider of Continuing Nursing Education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

This activity provides .5 contact hours.

CEU:  The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is authorized by IACET to offer .5 CEU's for this program.

CPE: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.

This program is a designated event for pharmacists to receive .5 Contact Hours in pharmacy education. The Universal Activity Number is 0387-0000-14-101-H01-P.

Category : This activity has been designated as Knowledge-Based.

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Disclosure

In compliance with continuing education requirements, all presenters must disclose any financial or other associations with the manufacturers of commercial products, suppliers of commercial services, or commercial supporters as well as any use of unlabeled product(s) or product(s) under investigational use.

CDC, our planners, content experts, and their spouses/partners wish to disclose they have no financial interests or other relationships with the manufacturers of commercial products, suppliers of commercial services, or commercial supporters. Planners have reviewed content to ensure there is no bias. 

This activity will not include any discussion of the unlabeled use of a product or a product under investigational use, with the exception of Dr. Kate Curtis, Dr. Tara Jatloaui, and Dr. Naomi Tepper who will be discussing recommendations that might be inconsistent with package labeling.

CDC does not accept commercial support.

Method of Particpation

You may participate in the educational activity by viewing the program information above.

To receive continuing education (CE):

  1. Complete the activity.
  2. Complete the Evaluation at  www.cdc.gov/TCEOnline  
  3. Pass the posttest at 80% at www.cdc.gov/TCEOnline

FEES: No fees are charged for CDC’s CE activities.

Use the following Verification Code for the TCE Online webpage: USMEC

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U.S. MEC Video

 

Download Presentation

USSMEC image cover for presentation. Download link below.

[PPT - 2.04MB] | [PDF - 1.25MB]

Program Description

The purpose of this activity is to enhance health care provider knowledge about the US SPR, which provides evidence-based recommendations for common, yet controversial contraceptive management questions. The goal is for the audience to apply what they learn from the training to their practice as they counsel patients about contraceptive method use as well as management of certain concerns or problems with contraceptive use.

This slide presentation can be used by health care providers who want to increase knowledge about the US SPR and earn continuing education credits. The presentation and speaker notes can also be used or adapted to give presentations on the US SPR. This material is in the public domain and may be used and reprinted without permission; citation as to source, however, is appreciated. Powerpoint presentation available in ppt or pdf formats.

Objectives

At the conclusion of the session, the participant will be able to

  • Describe the US Selected Practice Recommendations for Contraceptive Use or US SPR.
  • Identify the intended use of this document and the target audience for the guidance.
  • Describe how to use the US SPR guidance.
  • Discuss the guidance in specific clinical scenarios.
  • Provide clinical preventive services to improve outcomes and quality of life.

Faculty and Credentials

Kate Curtis, PhD, health scientist, CDC
Tara Jatloaui, MD, MPH, guest researcher, CDC
Naomi Tepper, MD, MPH, medical officer, CDC           

Origination Date

October 10, 2014

Expiration Date

October 10. 2016       

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Target Audience

Certified health education specialist, certified health educator, doctor of osteopathic medicine, epidemiologists, licensed practical and vocational nurses, medical doctors, medical assistants, medical students, nurse practitioners, nurse technicians, other health educators, pharmacists, pharmacy technicians, physician assistants, program managers, and registered nurses.

Prerequisites

None

Format

These seminars are enduring.

Contact Information

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Division of Reproductive Health, Women’s Health and Fertility Branch, H. Pamela Pagano (hpagano@cdc.gov). Top of Page

Accreditations Statements

CME: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME®) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention designates this enduring activity for a maximum of 0.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

CNE: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is accredited as a provider of Continuing Nursing Education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

This activity provides 0.5 contact hours.

CEU: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is authorized by IACET to offer 0.1 CEU's for this program.

CPE: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.
 

This program is a designated event for pharmacists to receive 0.05 Contact Hours in pharmacy education. The Universal Activity Number is 0387-0000-14-102-H01-P.

Category: This activity has been designated as Knowledge-Based.

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Disclosure

In compliance with continuing education requirements, all presenters must disclose any financial or other associations with the manufacturers of commercial products, suppliers of commercial services, or commercial supporters as well as any use of unlabeled product(s) or product(s) under investigational use.

CDC, our planners, content experts, and their spouses/partners wish to disclose they have no financial interests or other relationships with the manufacturers of commercial products, suppliers of commercial services, or commercial supporters. Planners have reviewed content to ensure there is no bias. 

This activity will not include any discussion of the unlabeled use of a product or a product under investigational use, with the exception of Dr. Kate Curtis, Dr. Tara Jatloaui, and Dr. Naomi Tepper who will be discussing recommendations that might be inconsistent with package labeling.

CDC does not accept commercial support.

Method of Particpation

You may participate in the educational activity by viewing the program information above.

To receive continuing education (CE):

  1. Complete the activity.
  2. Complete the Evaluation at  www.cdc.gov/TCEOnline  
  3. Pass the posttest at 80% at www.cdc.gov/TCEOnline

FEES: No fees are charged for CDC’s CE activities.

Use the following Verification Code for the TCE Online webpage: USSPR

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U.S. SPR Video

Download Presentation

USSPR image cover for presentation. Download link below.

[PPT - 2.04MB] | [PDF - 1.25MB]

Program Description

To provide an overview of the current trends in teen pregnancy as well as the efforts health care providers can make among teens to increase use of effective contraception according to the CDC’s Evidence-Based Contraception Guidance.

This slide presentation can be used by health care providers who want to increase knowledge about teen pregnancy and earn continuing education credits.  The presentation and speaker notes can also be used or adapted to give presentations on teen pregnancy. This material is in the public domain and may be used and reprinted without permission; citation as to source, however, is appreciated. Powerpoint presentation available in ppt or pdf formats.

Objectives

At the conclusion of the session, the participant will be able to

  • Review the trends in teen pregnancy, sexual behavior and contraceptive use.
  • Describe current contraceptive methods available to teens.
  • Describe the current evidence-based recommendations about the safety and effectiveness of contraceptive methods for teens.
  • Provide clinical preventive services to improve outcomes and quality of life.

Faculty and Credentials

Kate Curtis, PhD, health scientist, CDC
Tara Jatloaui, MD, MPH, guest researcher, CDC
Naomi Tepper, MD, MPH, medical officer, CDC

Origination Date

October 10, 2014

Expiration Date

October 10, 2016       

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Target Audience

Certified health education specialist, certified health educator, doctor of osteopathic medicine, epidemiologists, licensed practical and vocational nurses, medical doctors, medical assistants, medical students, nurse practitioners, nurse technicians, other health educators, pharmacists, pharmacy technicians, physician assistants, program managers, and registered nurses.

Prerequisites

None

Format

These seminars are enduring.

Contact Information

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Division of Reproductive Health, Women’s Health and Fertility Branch, H. Pamela Pagano (hpagano@cdc.gov).

 Top of Page

Accreditations Statements

CME: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME®) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention designates this enduring activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

CNE: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is accredited as a provider of Continuing Nursing Education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

This activity provides 1.0 contact hours.

CEU: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is authorized by IACET to offer 0.1 CEU's for this program.

CECH: Sponsored by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, a designated provider of continuing education contact hours (CECH) in health education by the National Commission for Health Education Credentialing, Inc. This program is designated for Certified Health Education Specialists (CHES) and/or Master Certified Health Education Specialists (MCHES) to receive up to 1.0 total Category I continuing education contact hours. Maximum advanced level continuing education contact hours available are 0.0. CDC provider number GA0082.

CPE: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.

This program is a designated event for pharmacists to receive 0.1 Contact Hours in pharmacy education. The Universal Activity Number is 0387-0000-14-104-H01-P.

Category: This activity has been designated as Knowledge-Based.

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Disclosure

In compliance with continuing education requirements, all presenters must disclose any financial or other associations with the manufacturers of commercial products, suppliers of commercial services, or commercial supporters as well as any use of unlabeled product(s) or product(s) under investigational use.

CDC, our planners, content experts, and their spouses/partners wish to disclose they have no financial interests or other relationships with the manufacturers of commercial products, suppliers of commercial services, or commercial supporters. Planners have reviewed content to ensure there is no bias. 

This activity will not include any discussion of the unlabeled use of a product or a product under investigational use, with the exception of Dr. Kate Curtis, Dr. Tara Jatloaui, and Dr. Naomi Tepper who will be discussing recommendations that might be inconsistent with package labeling.

CDC does not accept commercial support.

Method of Particpation

You may participate in the educational activity by viewing the program information above.

To receive continuing education (CE):

  1. Complete the activity.
  2. Complete the Evaluation at  www.cdc.gov/TCEOnline  
  3. Pass the posttest at 80% at www.cdc.gov/TCEOnline

FEES: No fees are charged for CDC’s CE activities.

Use the following Verification Code for the TCE Online webpage: TeenPreg

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Teen Pregnancy Prevention Video

Download Presentation

USSMEC image cover for presentation. Download link below.

[PPT - 2.04MB] | [PDF - 1.25MB]

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