After participating in this educational activity, attendees should be able to:

1. Optimize NIV use among COPD patients.
2. Identify the reasons that hospitals frequently have low NIV use.
3. Describe the main characteristics of an effective NIV program


Mihaela Stefan, PhD, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine
University of Massachusetts Medical School - Baystate
Baystate Medical Center 

Faculty Disclosure

The design and content of Baystate Continuing Interprofessional Education ( CE ) activities support quality improvement in healthcare and provide fair and balanced views of therapeutic options.  Faculty or planner conflicts of interest are resolved before the educational activity.

None of the members of the faculty and planning committee for this educational event have commercial relationships with any entity producing, marketing, re-selling or distributing health care goods and services consumed by or used on patients.

Session date: 
Wednesday, April 8, 2020 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
United States
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™

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