2020 Hypertension Virtual Symposium
  Learning Objectives  
  At the conclusion of the virtual symposium, the participants should be able to:
  • Appropriately prescribe ACEI/ARBS in patients at higher risk for COVID infection
  • Use new workflows and guideline for virtual/telemedicine modalities to effectively treat and diagnosis HTN
  • Increased and appropriate use of out-of-office reading for diagnosis and management of HTN
  • Utilize understanding of the major drivers of the disparity gap and provided tools to improve outcomes in Black American hypertensives
  • Appropriately prescribe anti-hypertensives in the elderly for those patients that need a more aggressive goal
Physicians - The Southern California Permanente Medical Group is accredited by the California Medical Association (CMA) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The Southern California Permanente Medical Group designates this live activity for a maximum of 2.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits.™ Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Nurses and Physician Assistants – Attendees may report up to 2.75 hours toward continuing education requirements for license renewal. ‘CME’ can be written in lieu of the provider number on all licensure renewal applications.

Target Audience:

Primary Target Group: Family Medicine physicians, Internal Medicine physicians (General and all subspecialties) Population Care providers

Secondary Target Group: Physicians in all other specialties, Advance Practice Providers and RN's in all specialties above, and PharmD's

In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, all reasonable efforts will be made to accommodate persons with disabilities at the meeting. If you have any special dietary or accommodation needs, please notify the meeting planner listed, prior to the symposium in the Department of Physician Education at (626) 405-4630 or tie-line 8-335-4630. This advance notice will help us serve you better.