Under section 130006 of the 21st Century Cures Act, health professionals are to be trained to screen, access, intervene, and refer patients to specialized treatments for the severe mental illness of eating disorders. This grand rounds will discuss what practitioners need to know to perform the duties described in the Cures Act. The presenters will describe current eating disorder diagnoses, screening and detection practices, and how best to make referrals in primary care.
This is part one of a two-part webinar series. The second webinar is Ongoing Management of Eating Disorders in Adult Patients.
Primary care providers treating primarily adult populations.
Duration: 1.5 hours
Please complete the registration form before you watch the webinar.
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