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Overview of Adult/Occupational Lead Poisoning in California (CDPH series)
This lecture will focus on the overview of adult/occupational lead poisoning in California. OBJECTIVES Upon completion of this course, the participant should be able to; 1. Describe the scope of adult lead poisoning in California; 2. Discuss some of the causes of adult lead poisoning; 3. Explain how to evaluate and care for a lead-poisoned adult; 4. Describe what the State of California is doing to address adult lead poisoning; 5. Recall Occupational Lead Poisoning Prevention Program; 6. List Cal/OSHA Lead Standards.

Original Released for CME: May 2, 2012
Reviewed and approved: 2012
CME Expires: May 2, 2015

Learning Objectives: Upon completion of this course, the participant will:
• Describe the scope of adult lead poisoning in California
• Discuss some of the causes of adult lead poisoning
• Explain how to evaluate and care for a lead-poisoned adult
• Describe what the State of California is doing to address adult lead poisoning
• Recall Occupational Lead Poisoning Prevention Program
• List Cal/OSHA Lead Standards
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Fee
There is no fee for this activity.
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Target Audience
The intended audience consists of primary care physicians and other health care professionals.
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Course consists of the following elements:
Web-based slide presentation
   (Slides will open up in full screen - click ESC button to reduce/close)
Test and Evaluation Questions
   (test results will print on page 2 of certificate, require to pass with 70% or better)

Participation is accomplished through self-directed viewing of the web-based material. CME credit is obtained upon completion of the program content, passing the test with 70% or better and submission of the program evaluation. An electronic CME certificate will be available after successfully completing the evaluation. Please be patient while certificate is processing, system will need to refresh your test score and results. This CME course should take approximately 1 hour to complete.
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Receipt of Credit
Once you have completed a course, test and evaluation, you will receive your Statement of Credit and your "My Transcript" page will be updated to reflect the credits earned along with a link to a printable version of the official certificate for that course. You may then submit this certificate to the appropriate accrediting body.
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Accreditation  
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and Policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint sponsorship of the University of California, Davis Health System and the California Department of Public Health. The University of California, Davis Health System is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Physician Credit: The University of California, Davis Health System designates this enduring material activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Credits acceptable for multidisciplinary team members

Nursing: For the purpose of recertification, the American Nurses Credentialing Center accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ issued by organizations accredited by the ACCME.  For the purpose of relicensure, the California Board of Registered Nursing accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ (report hours of credit and fill in "CME Category 1" for the provider number).

Physician Assistant: The National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA) states that AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ are acceptable for continuing medical education requirements for recertification.
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Disclosures
Author:
Ray Meister, M.D., MPH 

Planning Committee:
 
Patricia Coyle, MPH
Michael DiBartolomeis, PhD 

Content Reviewer:
Rupali Das, M.D., MPH 

All have reported that they have no conflicts of interest. _______________________________________________________________________________

Software Requirements
Adobe Reader


Type:     Internet Activity (Enduring Material)
207 Registered Users
Credits
1 Credits> Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education> AMA PRA Category 1 Credit