OneCare Vermont provides clinical education sessions available to health care providers and the general public. We aim to provide relevant, informative educational sessions with content provided by subject matter experts and leaders in the field to support clinical best practices and health care reform efforts. Continuing Medical Education (CME) and Continuing Education Unit (CEU) credits are available through partnership with the University of Vermont’s Larner College of Medicine.
All OneCare clinical education is free and open to the public. Recordings of selected sessions can be found below.
To sign up to attend future clinical education sessions, please visit the OneCare events page.
Selected Clinical Education Sessions
Noontime Knowledge: COVID-19 Education with Dr. Mark Levine – Update & Impact on those with Respiratory Conditions
During this Noontime Knowledge session, you will hear from Mark Levine, MD, Commissioner of Health for the State of Vermont. During this session Dr. Levine provides up-to-date information on the COVID-19 pandemic; including impacts specifically to those with respiratory illness, and data on variations of demographic and social determinants of health. Also, read our recap of this special presentation.
Noontime Knowledge: Telehealth with Helen Labun
During this Noontime Knowledge session, you will hear from Helen Labun, Director of Vermont Public Policy at Bi-State Primary Care Association. She discusses the quick rise of telehealth amid the pandemic and important things to consider around implementation and the ‘digital divide’.
Noontime Knowledge: Safe Return to Work Post COVID-19
During this Noontime Knowledge session, you will hear from Karen Huyck, MD, PhD, MPH, FACOEM, Medical Director, Vermont Retaining Employment and Talent after Injury/Illness Network (RETAIN). She will discuss important considerations for keeping employees safe returning to work.
Noontime Knowledge: Telecare Connection
During this Noontime Knowledge session, you will hear from Cathie Buscaglia, Director of Innovation at the Howard Center and Jamie McKenzie, RN at the University of Vermont Home Health and Hospice discuss work on an Innovation Fund project. The two organizations partnered to use technology to offer 24- hour remote monitoring with in-person professional support to individuals transitioning from hospital to home. TeleCare Connection (TCC) is an integration of Howard Center’s overnight Tele-support Solution and UVMHN HHH’s Tele-monitoring Program.
Interdisciplinary Grand Rounds: Medicare Annual Wellness Visits
In this Interdisciplinary Grand Rounds session, you will learn from subject matter experts about the key elements of a Medicare Annual Wellness visit (AWV) and how to implement AWVs in primary care practice. The session also reviews the potential health benefits of this preventative health screening exam and examines the potential to positively impact value based care initiatives.
Noontime Knowledge: Opioid Prescribing and Tapering Strategies
In this Noontime Knowledge session, you will learn from local health care leader, Dr. Charles MacLean. In this session he reviews the history and scope of the opioid epidemic in Vermont. Dr. MacLean also explains best practices and rules around prescribing. The session concludes with a discussion on tapering practice and how to assess and determine when tapering is appropriate for a patient.