Health Promotion and Prevention

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Estimated time to complete session: 60 min.

Learning Objectives

1. Describe the differences between health promotion, prevention, and screening. 
2. Recognize the three leading causes of morbidity in the United States. 
3. Counsel patients on necessary lifestyle modifications to maintain health. 
4. Reinforce the necessity of patient education and counseling for health promotion, including healthy diets, exercise, and smoking cessation.

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AAFP prescribed
Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
08/02/2019
Parent activity set: 

David G Weismiller, MD, ScM, FAAFP, Attending Physician – Rural Health Group, INC., weismillerd@ecu.edu

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AAFP prescribed

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
08/02/2019
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