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Welcome to our website to keep you up to date on Maryland Medicaid Pharmacy Program issues. This website has all of the articles available in the Pharmacy News and Views Newsletter, and links to the Maryland Medicaid Pharmacy Program Advisories and Program website.

Live Educational Meetings

Continuing Medical Education and
Pharmacy
Continuing Education Seminar

Treatment of Depression and Anxiety:
Beyond the First Medication Trial
 

Saturday, October 25, 2014

7:30 am Registration and Breakfast
8:30 am - 1 pm Seminar

St. Agnes Hospital, Baltimore, MD
Priority Registration Now Open

Objectives

  • To review evidence-based practices for the treatment of major depression and anxiety disorders

  • To become familiar with treatment options for challenging-to-treat major depression and anxiety disorders, including combinations of antidepressants

  • To appreciate the limitations of the current treatment options for major depression and anxiety disorders

  • To discuss the treatment of complex cases of anxiety and depression

  • To discuss the complexities of treating patients with depression and concomitant medical conditions

  • To review the diagnosis and treatment of major depression and anxiety disorders in children and adults

  • increase the awareness of anxiety and depression sequelae in patients recovering from critical illnesses

 

CE/CME Program Sponsorship

This program is co-sponsored by the Maryland Medicaid Pharmacy Program (MMPP), St. Agnes Hospital, Health Information Designs, LLC (the current MMPP retrospective DUR vendor). Health Information Designs, LLC corporate headquarters is based in Auburn, Alabama and partners with the Alabama Pharmacy Association Research and Education Foundation (APAREF) to provide CE credits. CME credits are provided by St. Agnes Hospital.   

 

CME Accreditation Statement

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and Policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), through their joint sponsorship of St. Agnes Healthcare and the State of Maryland Medicaid Pharmacy Program. St. Agnes Healthcare, Inc. is accredited by MedChi, the Maryland State Medical Society, to provide continuing medical education for physicians.  

 

CME Designation

St. Agnes Healthcare, Inc. designates this live activity for a maximum of (4) AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.  

  

CE Accreditation Statement

The Alabama Pharmacy Association Research and Education Foundation is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.  

 

Statement of Credit

APA will upload your continuing education credit information to CPE Monitor. You will be able to view and print your continuing education credits from CPE Monitor. The statement of credit should be retained as proof of attendance in the event of an audit by the State Board of Pharmacy. In order to receive ACPE credits you must sign your name on the sign-in sheet and turn in an evaluation form at the end of the program. You also must provide your NABP e-Profile ID # as well as the month and day of your date of birth to receive credit.  

 

Registration is Open

There is no fee to attend the program or receive credits. However, attendees must be pre-registered. Registration is online and and limited to approximately 150 attendees. Priority will be given to prescribers; others registering will be placed on a waiting list and notified if space is available closer to the seminar. Click here to register

 

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This website is maintained by Health Information Designs Inc., which is under contract with the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (DHMH) to provide technical support  for the Maryland Medicaid Pharmacy Program. Links to the DHMH Maryland Medicaid Pharmacy Program and other DHMH websites are provided.  Questions concerning this website should be directed to the website administrator at 1-800-225-6998 ext. 4076.