The CTSMA offers its members FREE online continuing educational programs. If you are not a member of the CTSMA, do not worry, anyone can take the continuing educational programs provided by the CTSMA. For out-of-state AAMA members, there is a fee of $5 for each program. For non-AAMA members, there is a fee of $10 for each continuing educational program. If you are interested in becoming a member of the CTSMA to take advantage of the FREE online CEU Programs for our members, click on the "Join Now" button on the bottom of the page.
Every six months we offer three different programs. The programs require you to watch a presentation or read an article, then complete a test at the end. You must score 70% or above to receive credit for completing the continuing educational program. Once you have completed the program, there are a few different ways of submitting your test:
1. E-mail your completed test to CEUPrograms@ctsma.org
2. Mail a copy of your test to Jennifer Amaral, CMA(AAMA), 208 Deerfield Ridge Drive, Mystic CT 06355
CEUs will be submitted to the AAMA at the end of the CEU Program. Please allow 6-8 weeks after the posted closing date of the program for credits to show on your AAMA transcript.
Any questions regarding the online continuing educational programs, please e-mail them to CEUprograms@ctsma.org
WEST NILE VIRUS
1.0 AAMA CEU Credit
SIDS: RISK REDUCTION
1.0 AAMA CEU CREDIT
FALL / WINTER CTSMA CEU PROGRAMS
Test Must Be Submitted By MARCH 31, 2018
AAMA National E-Learning Center
The AAMA Continuing Education Board is committed to enhancing the professional education they offer you and is diligently working on new and fresh content. The AAMA offers an E-Learning Center to help CMA(AAMA) receive continuing educational credit for renewal of their certification. Click on the links below to be directed to the AAMA E-Learning Center.
Online Continuing Education
This article is to provide you with a better understanding of the disease as well as to help you recognize the most common signs and symptoms.
1.To explain the mechanism of transmission of infections of the West Nile Virus,
2. To be able to describe the signs and symptoms of the disease,
3. Be able to discuss the treatment of the disease, and
4. To be able to identify measures for prevention of the disease.
Sids is defined as the sudden, unexpected death of an infant younger than 1 year of age, that remains unexplained. Through this article, we shall learn more about just what SIDS is, as well as risk reduction that we can practice and teach our patients who are new parents all about to help alleviate this condition which is blamed on over 3,500 deaths each year.
Hepatitis is a major health problem, not only in the USA, but worldwide. It is the leading cause of death from liver disease, and the principal indication for liver transplant. This article studies the homeless population and the prevalence of the Hepatitis virus virus among them.
This article will discuss the testing they do, counseling done as well as effective approaches to prevention, and treatment options.
HEPATITIS AMONG THE HOMELESS
1.0 AAMA CEU CREDIT
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