Managing Anticoagulation During the COVID-19 Pandemic
AC Forum will continue to offer guidance on how best to protect your patients and staff while providing anticoagulation management during the current pandemic. Check back often for new updates!
Black Lives Matter
AC Forum is proud to stand with Physician-Patient Alliance for Health & Safety by adding our voice to their campaign -- Black Lives Matter, Healthcare Inequalities, and the Need for Systemic Change -- find more here: http://ppahs.org/2020/06/black-lives-matter
News & Announcements:
December Webinar: Treatment of Cancer-Associated Venous Thromboembolism (VTE)
Don’t miss our upcoming webinar on Friday, December 11, 2020 @ 11:00 AM ET.
Please join the Anticoagulation Forum for a presentation with subject matter experts to discuss management strategies for the treatment of cancer-associated venous thromboembolism (VTE) based on the landmark trials, meta-analysis, and published guidelines. A new AC Forum Rapid Resource on this topic will also be shared and discussed.
- Marc Carrier, MD, MSc
- Nathan Clark, PharmD
- Ryan Fleming, PharmD
- David Garcia, MD
- Tzu-Fei Wang, MD, MPH
In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by Amedco LLC and the Anticoagulation Forum. Amedco LLC is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
Practitioner's Guide for Improving Oral Anticoagulant Use, Online CE from the FDA (CE), June 2020
Free 1-hour course from the FDA on all the fundamental aspects of oral anticoagulation management including overviews of disease state & risk assessment, warfarin, DOACs, DDIs and patient issues such as compliance & joint decision-making; slides and transcript available for download; 1 hour of continuing education credit is available for physicians, nurses & pharmacists until 6/1/23.
View Course Here
FDA-funded Anticoagulation Stewardship Guide
Download our new FDA-funded release, Core
Elements of the Anticoagulation Stewardship Program, which outlines systemic protocols
designed to improve the safety and quality of care for patients and reduce the adverse drug effects related
to anticoagulant medications.