2706: Assessing and Improving Quality of Life in Families Affected by Food Allergy
In addition to working with food allergy patients and their families to manage their condition, healthcare providers must also address the psychosocial challenges these patients and their caregivers experience. This seminar will empower allergists to effectively and efficiently facilitate discussions around quality of life with their patients, assess if improvement is needed, and provide resources for families with food allergy that may augment their quality of life.
Credit claiming for this activity will be available through December 31, 2021. Requests to claim credit on or after January 1, 2022 will be subject to an administrative fee.
- Nurse Practitioners
- Allied Health Professionals
Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:
- Review data regarding the amount of worry, anxiety, and burden in these families as well as the effect having a food allergy (or child with food allergy) has on quality of life
- Discuss efficient screening tools to identify patients struggling with the psychosocial impact of their food allergies
- Provide resources for families that can be used in small group practices as well as in larger academic centers
The American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology (AAAAI) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
CE Designation Statement
The American Academy of Allergy, Asthma, & Immunology (AAAAI) is a Provider, approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #10704, for up to1.00 Contact Hours.
CREDIT CLAIMING PERIOD
Credit claiming for this activity will expire at 11:59 pm on December 31, 2021. Requests to claim credit on or after January 1, 2022 will be subject to an administrative fee.
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- 1.00 AttendanceAttendance credit.
- 1.00 CECE credit.
- 1.00 CMECME credit.