Navigation Links
Practicing Clinicians Exchange Forms Partnership with CDC
Date:2/9/2009

STAMFORD, Conn., Feb. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Practicing Clinicians Exchange (PCE) has formed a partnership with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to provide immunization continuing education programs to nurse practitioners (NPs) and physician assistants (PAs) throughout the United States. In recognition of these vital healthcare providers' expanding role in primary healthcare, the CDC will be providing Immunization Updates throughout the year as part of the PCE national symposia series.

The immunization landscape is quickly evolving and changing, making it difficult for clinicians to keep abreast of the latest recommendations. Results of a 2008 PCE survey confirmed that most NPs and PAs need education on new vaccinations and updates from the CDC. The partnership of the CDC, the world leader in immunization information and education, and PCE, the national leader in continuing education dedicated to the needs of NPs and PAs, enhances the delivery of important healthcare information to NPs and PAs.

With the U.S. population aging and fewer physicians practicing primary care, the country is facing a healthcare emergency of too many patients and too few doctors. NPs and PAs are an important part of the solution to this crisis as they can fill the role of the primary care clinician. This has led to a primary care tipping point, with NPs and PAs collectively numbering over 200,000, and increasing by more than 14,000 every year.

William L. Atkinson, MD, MPH, from the National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases at the CDC, sees NPs and PAs as the first line of defense against vaccine-preventable diseases. "NPs and PAs play a greater role in primary care than ever. This makes them the front line of defense against vaccine-preventable diseases. In the rapidly changing field of immunization, these clinicians should be the focus of education to ensure the health and safety of the nation," said
'/>"/>

SOURCE Practicing Clinicians Exchange
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2

Related medicine news :

1. The Doctors Company Provides Tips for Physicians to Minimize Risk While Practicing Medicine by Phone or E-mail
2. New Marketing Coaching and Consulting Firm for Physicians Practicing Concierge Medicine Launched Today
3. Clinicians at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center Present New Data Showing Masimo Rainbow SET(R) Oximetry and Patient SafetyNet(TM) Improves Patient Outcomes and Reduces the Cost of Care
4. Video: Intel Announces its First Home Medical Device in the United Kingdom to Better Connect Clinicians With Patients
5. Election-Eve MedPage Today(R) Poll Gives Obama Double-Digit Lead Among Clinicians
6. Baptist Health System Deploys Sentillions Vergence Solution to Provide Secure Identity and Access Management to 3,000 Clinicians
7. Clinicians in Netherlands Treat Lung Cancer Patients Using New RapidArc Radiotherapy Technology from Varian Medical Systems
8. AHRQ Releases Two New Resources to Help Consumers and Clinicians Prevent Dangerous Blood Clots
9. Report says clinicians should consider economic impact of new interventions
10. APCTODAY.com and Convera(R) Launch Vertical Search Site for Advanced Practice Clinicians
11. Streamline Healths Document Management Solution Integrated into Oacis, Allowing Clinicians to Access Patients Information - Either Scanned or Electronic
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:9/30/2014)... York, New York (PRWEB) September 30, 2014 ... honor Kenro Izu – founder of the nonprofit, Friends ... on November 6, 2014, for building a hospital in ... pediatric care. , Izu first encountered Cambodia’s appalling ... from a variety of disabilities and illnesses during a ...
(Date:9/30/2014)... OH (PRWEB) September 30, 2014 ... blades sporting the iconic pink ribbon in support of ... a popular month for businesses and non-profits to “go ... worthwhile cause. , AutoTex PINK is a woman-owned company ... wipers. They are committed to partnering with their ...
(Date:9/30/2014)... September 30, 2014 Teeth replacement and ... Art Institute in Oxnard and Thousand Oaks, Calif., is ... tomorrow to provide training on full mouth rehabilitation. , ... placing implants, providing cosmetic dentistry, correcting bite issues, and ... , Dr. Jivraj, who has traveled to India to ...
(Date:9/30/2014)... 30, 2014 Loffler Companies, an ... technology and services was recognized by BEI as ... (FCE) in 2013. This prestigious rating means that ... time and for an extended period following, optimizing ... 20 years BEI Services has been the trusted ...
(Date:9/30/2014)... CA (PRWEB) September 30, 2014 In ... commemorate breast cancer survivors and their courageous battles, Incredible ... to start afresh with PicoSure® by Cynosure. , ... blue or black tattoo is applied on their skin ... explains Dr. Sam Ebrahimi. “For many survivors, they decide ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Nobel Prize For Child Advocates Announces 2014 Health Award Honoree 2Health News:Nobel Prize For Child Advocates Announces 2014 Health Award Honoree 3Health News:Change Your Blades … Change A Life! AutoTex PINK Wiper Blades Are Helping Wipe Out Breast Cancer 2Health News:Change Your Blades … Change A Life! AutoTex PINK Wiper Blades Are Helping Wipe Out Breast Cancer 3Health News:World-Renowned Dental Implant Expert, International Instructor in India Speaking about Reconstructive Dentistry 2Health News:World-Renowned Dental Implant Expert, International Instructor in India Speaking about Reconstructive Dentistry 3Health News:World-Renowned Dental Implant Expert, International Instructor in India Speaking about Reconstructive Dentistry 4Health News:World-Renowned Dental Implant Expert, International Instructor in India Speaking about Reconstructive Dentistry 5Health News:Loffler Companies Rated Number One Among U.S. Dealers in Service “First Call Effectiveness” 2Health News:Loffler Companies Rated Number One Among U.S. Dealers in Service “First Call Effectiveness” 3Health News:Incredible Veins, Body & Skin Takes A Stand Against Breast Cancer With PicoSure® By Cynosure 2
... D.I.S.C. Spine and,Sports Center, proudly announces ... initial 18 months of operation where over ... Robert S. Bray Jr., founding director and,CEO. ... medical group,providing next generation diagnostics, conservative care, ...
... More than 500 hospital and supplier representatives expected ... all supply chain participants, LOUISVILLE, Colo., March ... will gather in Chicago, April 16-18 for the ... and identify opportunities,for greater collaboration to improve operational ...
... time of year when more,than 1.5 million high school and ... and drink large quantities of alcohol. Students who,vacation with friends ... who stay home with parents or relatives, according to a ... on Alcohol and Drugs., Instead of just telling students ...
... to help caregivers,maintain a sense of balance in their ... the focus of a recently published free Caregiver,s,guide. Today, ... and the free caregivers, guide will help them enhance ... guide provides caregivers with an easy-to-implement and inexpensive,way to ...
... Mich., March 25 Plexus Systems, Inc. ... about efficient manufacturing,operations on Thursday, March 27 ... entitled Smart Manufacturing! Manufacturing IQ & Manufacturing,Operations ... and best practices to achieve quality and ...
... family history are referred less often than whites, study finds ... is a family history of colon cancer, blacks are much ... a new study finds. , While blacks who have an ... their white counterparts in colonoscopy rates, the lack of a ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Zero Patient Infections Reported as D.I.S.C. Spine and Sports Center Sets New Standard for Specialty Hospitals 2Health News:The Healthcare Supply Chain to Connect in Chicago for the 2008 GHX Supply Chain Summit 2Health News:It's Spring Break: How Much Does Heavy Drinking Affect Your Body? 2Health News:Free Caregiver's Guide Helps Caregivers & Loved-Ones 2Health News:Plexus Systems, Inc. and Aberdeen Group Co-host March 27 Webinar on Manufacturing Efficiency 2Health News:Plexus Systems, Inc. and Aberdeen Group Co-host March 27 Webinar on Manufacturing Efficiency 3Health News:High-Risk Blacks Less Likely to Get Colonoscopies 2
(Date:9/30/2014)... Sept. 30, 2014 CytRx Corporation (NASDAQ: ... development company specializing in oncology, today announced the ... evaluating aldoxorubicin compared to topotecan in subjects with ... relapsed or were refractory to prior chemotherapy. Aldoxorubicin ... agent, doxorubicin. CytRx has received Orphan Drug Designation ...
(Date:9/29/2014)... et SAN DIEGO , 29 ... (ci-après désignée Daiichi Sankyo) (TSE : 4568) et Ambit ... conclusion d,un accord de fusion définitif en vertu ... des actions ordinaires en circulation d,Ambit Biosciences à ... biais d,une offre publique d,achat qui sera suivie ...
(Date:9/29/2014)... , Sept. 29, 2014  Bob Pack, who lost ... called on the California Medical Association to immediately cease ... that the San Jose Mercury News called "shamelessly deceptive" ... it wants voters to believe about the measure is ... the Prop 46 requirement that doctors check ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:CytRx Initiates Global Phase 2b Clinical Trial of Aldoxorubicin for the Treatment of Relapsed/Refractory Small Cell Lung Cancer 2CytRx Initiates Global Phase 2b Clinical Trial of Aldoxorubicin for the Treatment of Relapsed/Refractory Small Cell Lung Cancer 3CytRx Initiates Global Phase 2b Clinical Trial of Aldoxorubicin for the Treatment of Relapsed/Refractory Small Cell Lung Cancer 4CytRx Initiates Global Phase 2b Clinical Trial of Aldoxorubicin for the Treatment of Relapsed/Refractory Small Cell Lung Cancer 5Daiichi Sankyo va acquérir Ambit Biosciences 2Daiichi Sankyo va acquérir Ambit Biosciences 3Daiichi Sankyo va acquérir Ambit Biosciences 4Daiichi Sankyo va acquérir Ambit Biosciences 5Daiichi Sankyo va acquérir Ambit Biosciences 6Daiichi Sankyo va acquérir Ambit Biosciences 7Daiichi Sankyo va acquérir Ambit Biosciences 8Daiichi Sankyo va acquérir Ambit Biosciences 9Father Calls On CA Medical Assn To Pull TV Ad Called "Jaw-Droppingly Deceptive" and "Baloney" By LA Times & "Shamelessly Deceptive" By San Jose Mercury News, Says Consumer Watchdog Campaign 2Father Calls On CA Medical Assn To Pull TV Ad Called "Jaw-Droppingly Deceptive" and "Baloney" By LA Times & "Shamelessly Deceptive" By San Jose Mercury News, Says Consumer Watchdog Campaign 3Father Calls On CA Medical Assn To Pull TV Ad Called "Jaw-Droppingly Deceptive" and "Baloney" By LA Times & "Shamelessly Deceptive" By San Jose Mercury News, Says Consumer Watchdog Campaign 4Father Calls On CA Medical Assn To Pull TV Ad Called "Jaw-Droppingly Deceptive" and "Baloney" By LA Times & "Shamelessly Deceptive" By San Jose Mercury News, Says Consumer Watchdog Campaign 5
... reference laboratory and a worldwide leader in ... an extensive test menu of highly complex ... anatomic pathology. Owned by the University of ... half of the nation's university teaching hospitals ...
... is a national reference laboratory and a ... development. ARUP offers an extensive test menu ... in clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned by ... include more than half of the nation's ...
... Laboratories is a national reference laboratory and ... and development. ARUP offers an extensive test ... tests in clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned ... clients include more than half of the ...
... is a national reference laboratory and a ... development. ARUP offers an extensive test menu ... in clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned by ... include more than half of the nation's ...
Medicine Products: