Pharmacology / Disease Management / Assessment

Institute for Nurse Practitioner Excellence


This program is designated for 1.25 contact hour NP CE credit with 0.9 ch pharmacology by the Institute for NP Excellence, an AANP Approved Provider (130325).  The course is designed to help learners evaluate, treat, and monitor persons at risk for or with hypothyroidism. Valid through 12/31/2019. Refer questions to


This program was planned in accordance with AANP CE Standards and Policies and AANP Commercial Support Standards.

Objectives: learners will be better able to:

Apply knowledge of thyroid pathology as it relates to the assessment, diagnosis, and pharmacological treatmet of hypothyroidism.

Recognize and assess individuals at risk for and/or with presentations suspicious for hypothyroidism.

Implement individualized pharmacological treatment for persons diagnosed with primary hypothyroidism.

Identify comorbidities or other situations warranting consultation with a specialist in endocrinology