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Project ECHO BMAT Series
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About this Series:
Project ECHO will link specialist teams at an academic “hub” with primary care clinicians
in local communities – the “spokes” of the model. Together, you’ll participate in
weekly teleECHO™ clinics that act like virtual grand rounds combined with mentoring
and patient case presentations.
Our BMAT ECHO aims to improve access for patients suffering from OUD through a six-week series consisting of brief educational sessions followed by case presentations.
Our initial topics will include:
- Harm reduction
- Introduction to OUD management
- OUD during pregnancy
- Common co-occurring diagnoses and their management
- How to manage an induction of buprenorphine in the outpatient setting
Here’s a short Project ECHO overview video created by the program’s developers.
The regular interactive hub-spoke video conferences (using simple video-conferencing software that can be used on any desktop computer or mobile device) will consist of:
- Short didactic presentations by the specialist on buprenorphine medically assisted treatment
- Followed by case presentations by a family medicine participant
- Followed by interactive discussion between the specialist and family medicine provider
- CME or other educational credit is offered by the ETSU Office of CME
Didactic and discussion will focus on providing learning around medically assisted treatment, specifically addressing those providers who have or are interested in obtaining their waiver in order to prescribe buprenorphine. The goal is to increase the knowledge base and comfort level of family medicine physicians, nurse practitioners on treating opioid use disorder.
Click here for Project ECHO Q&A Fact Sheet for Providers and Health Center Leadership.
How to claim credit:
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Family Medicine Physicians, Physicians, APNs, PAs, Residents/Fellows, Pharmacists, Psychologists
All sessions 12:15PM - 1:15PM (unless otherwise noted)
July 10th, 2019 BMAT ECHO: Title
Case Presenter for today's ECHO
Case Presentation Request:
Click here to complete the ETSU BMAT ECHO case presentation form
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Archived Session Materials:
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Project ECHO is a cost-free partnership between community providers and East Tennessee State University
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Joyce Troxler, MD
Department of Family Medicine
East Tennessee State University
Quillen College of Medicine
Johnson City, TN
Office of Continuing Medical Education
East Tennessee State
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 the Quillen College of Medicine, East Tennessee State University. The Quillen College of Medicine, East Tennessee State University is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The Quillen College of Medicine, East Tennessee State University designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.