CPF Newsletter October 30
Halloween & COVID-19: Have Fun While Staying Safe
New CPF Website - Coming Tuesday!!
CPF is launching a new, redesigned website on Tuesday, Nov. 3! Each CPF member will receive an email with updated log-in credentials - so be on the lookout! The site's URL address - - will remain the same. 

Please expect the site to be down for a few hours on Tuesday morning during the transition. If you need help logging into the new site or have any questions, please reach to CPF Program Managers Claire Lee at or Janet Cates at

We hope you all enjoy the fresh look and elevated functionality of the new CPF site!
CPF CME Virtual Education
"Vascular Anomalies" 
Wednesday, Nov 4 - 6 PM
Dr. Jim Phillips, Assistant Professor in Otolaryngology at VUMC, and Dr. Alexandra Borst, Assistant Professor in Pediatric Hematology-Oncolocy at VUMC, will be delivering a presentation for hospital and community-based pediatricians on Vascular Anomalies.

The presentation is approved for CME and MOC Part 2 credit for live attendees.
Register for Vascular Anomalies CME Webinar
Additional Education
TN Dept of Health - Addressing Vaccine Hesitancy w/ Dr. Bill Cosgrove
Wednesday, Nov 4 - 10 AM or 6:30 PM


VHAN - Identification and Treatment of Pediatric Anxiety w/ Dr. Meg Benningfield of VUMC Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Thursday, Nov. 5 - NOON


Pediatric Management Institute - Business Impact of COVID-19 on Pediatric Practices
Regular Webinar Series

COVID-19 Resources
The AAP is providing updated clinical guidance that is regularly reviewed with regards to the evolving nature of the pandemic. 
The Tennessee Department of Health (TDH) continues to post regular COVID-19 updates related to case reporting, triage and assessment, exposure for healthcare providers, lab testing options, and more:
FREE Access to AAP Point-of-Care Solutions
Did you know? Your CPF membership comes with a free subscription to the AAP's Point-of-Care Solutions, giving you easy access to well-care guides, patient education, the AAP's Coding Newsletter, RedBook Online, and much more!

Use CPF's log-in to access (use the institutional log-in at top right corner of Point-of-Care home page): 
Username: cumberland
Password: Cpf2017 (case sensitive)
AAP Point-of-Care Solutions
New ICD-10-CM Guidelines: COVID-19 Related Services
PEARS Course Nov 19
CPF is offering a FREE PEARS Course for CPF members on Thursday, Nov. 19 at 8 AM at Vanderbilt 100 Oaks in Nashville. The class is planned to be held with masks required and social distancing measures in place.
Register for Nov 19 PEARS Course
What to Know for PEARS Course
2021 PALS and PEARS
CPF offers FREE PALS and PEARS certification courses for members. The 2021 scheduled dates are:
  • PALS
    • March 25
    • September 30
    • April 29
    • October 21
Register for PALS
Register for PEARS
Follow CPF on Social Media!
TN Healthcare Symposium - Nov 10-12
The 2020 Tennessee Healthcare Symposium is a collaborative event between the Tennessee Medical Association (TMA) and major insurance carriers to help practice managers, coders, billers, auditors, and other medical office staff focus on efficiency and financial success.

This year, the Symposium will be virtual with full remote access, more than 20 unique educational sessions, and up to 17.5 CEU and CME credits for full participation.

Cost: $99 for TMA members, $149 for non-members
View TN Healthcare Symposium AGENDA
Learn More and Register HERE
CPF Career Center
Check CPF's Career Center for openings at member practices. If you would like to place or remove a post on the Career Center, email CPF Program Manager Preston Spencer at
Nurture Pediatrics: Hiring Pediatrician
Tullahoma Pediatrics: Hiring Pediatrician
Resume: Vanderbilt Pediatric Resident Looking for Primary Care Position
Resume: Pediatrician Moving to Nashville Area Looking for Position
Pediatric Mental Health Minute
The AAP started a new video series to support pediatricians in their care for children with mental health disorders. The short, expert-led videos are designed to provide tips to help manage through the COVID crisis and in general, everyday practice. 
AAP Mental Health Minute Video Series - ADHD

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