This presentation will provide the latest guidelines to HOW to prescribe in a stepwise approach, including resistant hypertension. It will also include the newest data in CKD and ADA updates.  


1.     Criteria for successful completion: Watch the recording in its entirety and mark lessons as complete. A certificate will be provided and available for download after the final part of the online course is marked as complete.

2.    There are no relevant financial relationships with ineligible companies for those with the ability to control the content of this activity.

3.     Montana Nurses Association is accredited with distinction as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

4.     This activity is available for contact hours through 12/31/2024.

Contact hours awarded upon successful completion: 1, including 1 Rx

Questions? Email them to [email protected]

This course is closed for enrollment.

Dr. Steven Elrod earned his doctorate from Touro College of Pharmacy in New York, NY. Then completed two residencies, both in ambulatory care pharmacy: first at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN; and second at Providence St Peter Family Medicine in Olympia, WA. He is now a preceptor for both the PGY1 and PGY2 pharmacy residencies at Providence and core faculty for the Chehalis Family Medicine rural track medical residency. He currently holds an associate professorship with Washington State University pharmacy, nursing, and medical schools where his areas of expertise focus on family medicine, addiction medicine, psychotropics, and interprofessional collaboration.