FLS Certificate of Completion (2019-2021)
FLS Training and Certificate of Completion. Based upon FLS presentations at ISO19, this program addresses the clinical challenge of fragility fractures through the implementation of the FLS mode of care, including challenges and barriers in clinical care; strategies for organizing, staffing and structuring a successful FLS program; and clinical care of the patient with osteoporosis and increased risk of fracture.
Activities included in the Bundle
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Are You Ever Too Old to Be Treated? This session will discuss age-related comorbidities associated with increased risk for falling.
  • 0.75 Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education
  • 0.75 Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education
  • 0.75 Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education
  • 0.75 American Nurses Credentialing Center
  • 20.00Yes
    Bariatric Surgery and Osteoporosis This session will discuss bariatric surgery and osteoporosis along with the clinical recommendations.
  • 1 Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education
  • 1 Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education
  • 1 Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education
  • 1 American Nurses Credentialing Center
  • 25.00Yes
    Bone Basics: From Testing to Treatment This session will discuss what you need to know to be an informed provider and patient.
  • 4 Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education
  • 4 Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education
  • 4 Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education
  • 4 American Nurses Credentialing Center
  • 50.00Yes
    Challenging Cases: Anabolic and Antiresorptive Transitions This session will discuss clinical scenarios that involve anabolic/antiresorptive transitions.
  • 0.75 Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education
  • 0.75 Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education
  • 0.75 Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education
  • 0.75 American Nurses Credentialing Center
  • 20.00Yes
    DXA Troubleshooting This session will go into detail about bone densitometry and understanding how to tell poor quality and work on solutions.
  • 1 Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education
  • 1 Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education
  • 1 Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education
  • 1 American Nurses Credentialing Center
  • 25.00Yes
    From Beginner to Advanced: How to Expand Your FLS Program Once It Has Become Successful This session will go over how to expand your FLS program for beginners to advanced.
  • 0.75 Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education
  • 0.75 Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education
  • 0.75 Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education
  • 0.75 American Nurses Credentialing Center
  • 20.00Yes
    How Do You Manage Side Effects of Osteoporosis Medications – Science and Practical Advice This session will discuss osteoporosis medications and how to manage side effects related to each.
  • 1 Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education
  • 1 Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education
  • 1 Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education
  • 1 American Nurses Credentialing Center
  • 25.00Yes
    Hyperparathyroidism This session will go over the guidelines for hyperparathyroidism including screening and management.
  • 0.75 Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education
  • 0.75 Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education
  • 0.75 Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education
  • 0.75 American Nurses Credentialing Center
  • 20.00Yes
    Improving Outcomes in the Patient Who Has Had Vertebral Fractures This session will go over treatments for the patient who has had VCFs and osteoporosis along with how to optimize their outcomes.
  • 1 Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education
  • 1 Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education
  • 1 Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education
  • 1 American Nurses Credentialing Center
  • 25.00Yes
    In the Clinic-Fall Assessment and Prevention This session will discuss how to assess your patient's fall risk and effective interventions.
  • 0.75 Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education
  • 0.75 Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education
  • 0.75 Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education
  • 0.75 American Nurses Credentialing Center
  • 20.00Yes
    Making the Case for a Secondary Fracture Prevention Program This session will discuss the imperative to improve outcomes in osteoporosis care by secondary fracture prevention programs.
  • 1 Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education
  • 1 Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education
  • 1 Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education
  • 1 American Nurses Credentialing Center
  • 25.00Yes
    ONJ and Dental Health Issues: Recent White Paper This session will discuss osteonecrosis of the jaw (ONJ) and other dental health issues affecting bone.
  • 1 Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education
  • 1 Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education
  • 1 Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education
  • 1 American Nurses Credentialing Center
  • 25.00Yes
    Osteoporosis Therapy in 2019-Focus on Anabolics This session will go over challenges in osteoporosis treatment and rationale for anabolic agents for high risk patients.
  • 0.75 Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education
  • 0.75 Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education
  • 0.75 Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education
  • 0.75 American Nurses Credentialing Center
  • 20.00Yes
    Secondary Causes of Osteoporosis – A Practical Approach to the Patient in the Office This session will go over secondary causes of osteoporosis along with case studies.
  • 1 Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education
  • 1 Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education
  • 1 Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education
  • 1 American Nurses Credentialing Center
  • 25.00Yes
    The Role of Nutrition in Optimizing Skeletal Health This session will discuss how nutrition can improve skeletal health.
  • 0.75 Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education
  • 0.75 Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education
  • 0.75 Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education
  • 0.75 American Nurses Credentialing Center
  • 20.00Yes
    Vitamin D-What the Clinician Needs to Know This session will go over Vitamin D deficiency and its effects on the human body. There will also be a discussion on what the clinician needs to know in terms of statistics.
  • 1 Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education
  • 1 Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education
  • 1 Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education
  • 1 American Nurses Credentialing Center
  • 25.00Yes
    Wrist Fractures and Recommendations This session will discuss the importance of caring for and treating wrist fractures.
  • 1 Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education
  • 1 Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education
  • 1 Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education
  • 1 American Nurses Credentialing Center
  • 25.00Yes
    Year in Review Panel Presentation This session will discuss fracture prevention through cases studies and best papers of the year.
  • 1 Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education
  • 1 Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education
  • 1 Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education
  • 1 American Nurses Credentialing Center
  • 25.00Yes
    NOF’s FLS Certificate of Completion 

    NOF invites you to learn about elements of the FLS Model of Care through NOF’s self-paced, on-demand webinars. By selecting this FLS activity bundle you will receive all activities necessary to complete and receive the FLS Certificate of Completion. 

    Benefits of receiving NOF’s FLS Certificate of Completion include:
    • Standout among your colleagues for knowledge of FLS process and practice
    • Be on the frontline of trends in osteoporosis treatment
    • Acquire key knowledge about the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of osteoporosis
    • Gain strategies for organizing, staffing and structuring a successful FLS program
    • Understand new quality measures and how they affect your organization/institution
    • Create awareness and education among colleagues and patients
    • Be listed on NOF’s website as receiving your FLS Certificate of Completion 
    Primarily targeting physicians, nurses, nurse practitioners and physician assistants, the program is designed to help healthcare professionals who seek to:
    • Become FLS coordinators
    • Learn FLS program fundamentals
    • Incorporate principals of the FLS model of care into their current practice
    • Validate their knowledge and receive a certificate of completion or
    • Start an FLS program of their own
    Cost: NOF members: $246.00*; Non members: $409.00 
        *Members must use Member discount code provided. Please contact Membership@nof.org if you are a current member and need your discount code. If you would like to become a member of NOF, please go to https://www.bonesource.org/membership.

    Continuing Education
    The National Osteoporosis Foundation is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians and is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. You will receive CE credit for each individual activity in which you participate.

    Total CE credits: 19.25

    Coursework
    The FLS Certificate Bundle includes the following activities needed to receive your FLS Certificate of Completion: 
    1. Making the Case for a Secondary Fracture Prevention Program
    2. From Beginner to Advanced: How to Expand Your FLS Program Once It Has Become Successful
    3. Vitamin D-What the Clinician Needs to Know
    4. Improving Outcomes in the Patient Who Has Had Vertebral Fractures
    5. DXA Troubleshooting
    6. Osteoporosis Therapy in 2019-Focus on Anabolics
    7. Are You Ever Too Old to Be Treated?
    8. Bone Basics: From Testing to Treatment
    9. ONJ and Dental Health Issues: Recent White Paper
    10. Wrist Fractures and Recommendations
    11. Secondary Causes of Osteoporosis – A Practical Approach to the Patient in the Office
    12. How Do You Manage Side Effects of Osteoporosis Medications – Science and Practical Advice
    13. Bariatric Surgery and Osteoporosis
    14. Hyperparathyroidism
    15. In the Clinic-Fall Assessment & Prevention
    16. Challenging Cases: Anabolic and Antiresorptive Transitions
    17. Nutrition and Osteoporosis
    18. Closing Plenary – Year in Review (and Beyond)
    All coursework must be completed by 12/31/2021.

    More Details
    You will find more information about the FLS Certificate of Completion and future courses at cme.nof.org If you have questions regarding the FLS Certificate of Completion, or if questions arise at anytime during your coursework you may contact us at Education@nof.org. 


    Refund Policy
    NOF offers no returns or refunds on online internet CME activities purchased through our store. All sales are final. Meeting and workshop registrations will be refunded in accordance with the cancellation policy of the meeting and/or workshop, as outlined at registration.

    Type:     Internet Activity (Enduring Material)
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    National Osteoporosis Foundation

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