Webinar: Improving Care Disparities for Black Americans in Mississippi with Venous Thromboembolism: The Role of Care Transitions in Critical Access Hospitals

Webinar: Improving Care Disparities for Black Americans in Mississippi with Venous Thromboembolism: The Role of Care Transitions in Critical Access Hospitals

May 11, 2021

Join us for one of five webinars for healthcare professionals as part of the Venous Thromboembolism Mississippi Initiative. This activity is designed to educate clinicians on how to reduce care disparities and health outcomes for Black Americans in Mississippi with venous thromboembolism (VTE) diagnosis, as they make the transition from a Critical Access Hospital (CAH) back into their own communities on oral anticoagulants. Earn 1.5 LIVE CME/CPE/CNE credit hours. Local and national VTE experts will lead an interactive discussion on topics including:

  • Disparities in Care Among Black Patients with VTE, Nationally and in Mississippi
  • Optimal Approaches to VTE Diagnosis, Treatment and Care Transitions
  • Strategies to Improve Transitions of Care for Black Patients with VTE
  • Live Q&A
Click here for more information and to register for the webinar.

Upcoming Webinar Dates:

  • Tuesday, May 11, 2021 at 6:00 PM CDT
  • Saturday, May 15, 2021 at 10:00 AM CDT
  • Tuesday, May 18, 2021 at 1:00 PM CDT
  • Wednesday, May 19, 2021 at 1:00 PM CDT

The Venous Thromboembolism Mississippi Initiative is aimed at improving care disparities and health outcomes for Black Americans in rural Mississippi who are affected by a diagnosis of a potentially life-threatening blood clot – is being led by MediCom Worldwide, in collaboration with the National Blood Clot Alliance, the Mississippi State Medical Association, the Mississippi Hospital Association, and the Mississippi Business Group on Health. Read more about the Venous Thromboembolism Mississippi Initiative here.

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