Prenatal/Oral Health Integration
The Illinois Primary Health Care Association (IPCHA) is a nonprofit trade association that serves as the voice of and champion for Illinois’ community health centers. This activity is for learners who participated in one or more of the 2023 live events in order to claim CME/CE credit and download their certificate.
This session will provide a highlight of ways oral health and primary care departments can work together to provide better health outcomes to pregnant patients.
This activity is appropriate for the following audiences:
- Nurse Practitioners
- Social Workers
- Physician Associates/Assistants
- Behavioral Health providers
- Dental providers
- Explain the importance of oral health care during pregnancy and the oral health care needs of pregnant women in Illinois.
- Describe the Integrating Oral Health Care and Primary Care Learning Collaborative: A State and Local Partnership project.
- Demonstrate how the interprofessional oral health clinical core competencies (IOHCCC) can be implemented into prenatal care.
- Provide examples of various best practices for implementation of the IOHCCC.
- Discuss the collaborative role of the prenatal and oral health care teams.
Cristina McKay, Senior Manager of Clinical Integration, IPHCA
Ryan Tuscher, DDS, Director of Oral Health, PCC Community Wellness Center
Milona Van Kanegan, DDS, Director of the Division of Oral Health, Illinois Department of Public Health
Katy Battani, RDH, MS, Consortium for Oral Health Systems Integration and Improvement (COHSII), Georgetown University
Annette Payott, CNM, Director of Midwifery, PCC Community Wellness Center
Weitzman Institute Disclosure Statement
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No faculty disclosed a relevant financial relationship for this program.
In support of improving patient care, this activity was planned and implemented by the Illinois Primary Health Care Association and Moses/Weitzman Health System and its Weitzman Institute and is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credential Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
Through Joint Accreditation, Moses/Weitzman Health System, Inc./Weitzman Institute is able to provide AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ to physicians at its activities via Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME).
By completing this activity you provide the Weitzman Institute permission to share completion data with the ACCME and the certifying board(s).
- 1.00 AAPA Category I CMEThrough Joint Accreditation, Moses/Weitzman Health Center, Inc./Weitzman Institute is able to provide American Academy of PAs (AAPA) credit to physician assistants at its activities. Participants should only claim commensurate credit with the extent of their participation in the activity.
- 1.00 ACE/ASWBThrough Joint Accreditation Moses/Weitzman Health Center, Inc./Weitzman Institute is able to provide Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) credit to social workers at its activities.
- 1.00 ADA CERPThrough Joint Accreditation, Moses/Weitzman Health Center, Inc./Weitzman Institute is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider. ADA CERP is a service of the American Dental Association to assist dental professionals in identifying quality providers of continuing dental education. ADA CERP does not approve or endorse individual courses or instructors, nor does it imply acceptance of credit hours by boards of dentistry. Concerns or complaints about a CE provider may be directed to the provider or to the Commission for Continuing Education Provider Recognition at ADA.org/CERP.
- 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™Through Joint Accreditation, Moses/Weitzman Health Center, Inc./Weitzman Institute is able to provide AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ to physicians at its activities via Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME).
- 1.00 ANCCThrough Joint Accreditation, Moses/Weitzman Health Center, Inc./Weitzman Institute is able to provide American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) nursing credit to nurses at its activities.
- 1.00 APAThrough Joint Accreditation, Moses/Weitzman Health Center, Inc./Weitzman Institute is able to provide American Psychological Association (APA) credit to psychologists at its activities.
- 1.00 Participation Hour(s)If you are not able to utilize any of the above credit types, you are able to download an unaccredited Participation Certificate for your records.