Curbsiders Podcast Episode #165 Things We Do For No Reason™ Part 2

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Hosts:

Matthew Watto, MD

Stuart Brigham, MD

Justin Berk, MD, MPH, MBA 

Guests:

Leonard Feldman, MD, FACP, SFHM

Anthony Breu, MD, FHM

SUMMARY

There is a strong need to educate practicing clinicians about low value practices that should be avoided. These episodes of the popular Curbsiders podcasts feature clinicians discussing “Things We Do For No Reason” and the lack of evidence for benefit. For more information on the podcast, visit thecurbsiders.com.

GOAL

Provide hospitalists with the ability to identify, stop, and raise awareness of low value practices.

TARGET AUDIENCE

This activity is designed for hospitalists. No prerequisites required.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

After completing the episode and subsequent self-report evaluation, the participant will be able to:

  1. Define high value care and low value care.  
  2. Identify prevalent low value care (practices).
  3. Review the evidence that debunks common low value care (practices) and why they should be avoided. 
ACCREDITATION STATEMENT 

The Society of Hospital Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

CREDIT STATEMENT DESIGNATION

The Society of Hospital Medicine designates this activity for a maximum of 1.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Release Date: 08/15/2019  Expiration Date: 08/15/2020

Estimated time to complete: 1 hours 15 minutes

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INSTRUCTIONS

The following is an interactive educational module designed to help you gauge your basic knowledge of the topic and then direct you to areas you may need to focus on. It consists of several sections: a pre-test, a study program, a post-test, & CME evaluation. All sections must be completed to receive CME credit.

 

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.25 ABIM MOC Self Evaluation Points
    Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 1.25 MOC points [and patient safety MOC credit] in the American Board of Internal Medicine's (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider's responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit
  • 1.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
Course opens: 
08/12/2019
Course expires: 
08/12/2020
Your cost:
$0.00
Rating: 
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The planners and faculty for this activity have no relevant relationships or conflicts to disclose.

Hosts:

Matthew Watto, MD

Stuart Brigham, MD

Justin Berk, MD, MPH, MBA 

Guests:

Leonard Feldman, MD, FACP, SFHM

Anthony Breu, MD, FHM

Available Credit

  • 1.25 ABIM MOC Self Evaluation Points
    Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 1.25 MOC points [and patient safety MOC credit] in the American Board of Internal Medicine's (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider's responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit
  • 1.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™

Price

Your cost:
$0.00
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