Learning Objectives

Upon completion of the activity, participants will be able to:

  • Describe the NJ Medical Aid in Dying for the Terminally Ill Act and its impact on clinical practice
  • Relate the evidence-based approach to the treatment of autoimmune disease conditions
  • Describe emerging tools for the assessment and management of a patient with a concussion
  • Review the current guidelines for the management of patients with common cardiac conditions
  • Discuss candidate selection and the risks/benefits of each contraceptive option
  • Describe how the current trend toward mega-mergers and vertical integration could impact health care providers
  • Compare the different forms of medical cannabis available in New Jersey and the related patient conditions that can be treated with each
  • Apply appropriate communication skills with patients and their families to reduce the risk of lawsuits
  • Recognize the relationship between specific lifestyle changes that target inflammation and Alzheimer’s disease and chronic degenerative conditions