Project ECHO® (Extension for Community Healthcare Outcomes) is a successful, innovative medical education and mentoring program that builds PCP skills and improves access to and capacity for specialty care. Project ECHO® originated at the University of New Mexico and is a movement to demonopolize knowledge and amplify the capacity to provide best practice care for underserved people all over the world. It uses existing technologies to nurture sustainable learning collaboratives, connecting an interdisciplinary team of experts with primary care providers in rural and underserved communities.
CME credits will be provided to physicians and certifications of attendance will be provided for other medical/health care professionals. To participate please register for upcoming or future sessions. All attendees requesting continuing education credits must complete the online evaluation. If you prefer, you can submit a fillable PDF which can be emailed back to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Hawai`i Consortium for Continuing Medical Education is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians. ECHO is sponsored by the Hawaii State Rural Health Association, Hawaii AHEC, Pacific Basin Telehealth Resource Center. In partnership with Geriatric Project ECHO and with support from Project ECHO.
National Association of Social Workers Continuing Education Credits
This program is approved by the National Association of Social Workers – Hawaiʻi Chapter for up to 1 Social Work continuing education contact hour(s).
Registration is Required for Each Session to Attend
Please Note: After registering, the connection information for the webinar will be sent to you by email.
CME credits or certificate of attendance are only issued to those who complete the evaluation.
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