Contraception Management

Return to all Women's Health sessions.

Estimated time to complete session: 60 min.


Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this session, you should be able to:

1. Establish patient-centered protocols to ensure that female patients who receive family planning services are offered appropriate birth control counseling.
2. Counsel patients with questions and concerns regarding emergency contraception; and determine if OTC, prescription or some other form of prescription emergency contraception is appropriate.
3. Apply evidence-based recommendations and guidelines to contraception management of women with chronic medical conditions.
4. Integrate evidence-based recommendations and guidelines to safely and effectively manage the transition of switching contraceptives.

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AAFP prescribed
Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
01/08/2021
Parent activity set: 

Edward J. Mayeaux, Jr., MD, DABFM, FAAFP, DABPM, Professor and Chairman, Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, Professor Obstetrics & Gynecology, University of South Carolina School of Medicine, Columbia, South Carolina

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AAFP prescribed

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
01/08/2021
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