Diagnostic Cases in Hospital Medicine

Summary

Online CME/MOC module on diagnostic reasoning/error in hospital medicine as it relates to Teamwork, Handoff, Incidental finding, and Deliberate practice. Participants will learn strategies to identify common cognitive biases that lead to diagnostic errors, and how to mitigate those risks.

Goal

To provide hospitalists with a guide to perioperative pulmonary risk stratification and discuss modalities to reduce the risk of perioperative pulmonary complications.

Target Audience

All Hospitalists (Physicians, Advance Practice Providers) as well as residents and students in training interested in hospital medicine

Learning Objectives

After completing this module, participants will:

  1. Learn strategies for avoiding common risk factors that lead to diagnostic error due to inefficient teamwork communication.
  2. Learn techniques to minimize, and mitigate risks that lead to diagnostic error during the handoff process.
  3. Learn strategies for following up with, and tracking incidental findings to prevent diagnostic error.
  4. Learn strategies for focusing on deliberate practice and feedback, and how to integrate those strategies into workflow.
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

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

Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 1.00 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.

Conflict of Interest Disclosure Policy

In accordance with the ACCME Standards for Commercial Support, SHM requires that individuals in a position to control the content of an educational activity disclose all relevant financial relationships with any commercial interest. SHM resolves all conflicts of interest to ensure independence, objectivity, balance, and scientific rigor in all its educational programs. All relevant financial relationships shall be disclosed to participants prior to the start of the activity.

Furthermore, SHM seeks to verify that all scientific research referred to, reported, or used in a continuing medical education (CME) activity conforms to the generally accepted standards of experimental design, data collection, and analysis. SHM is committed to providing its learners with high-quality CME activities that promote improvements in healthcare and not those of a commercial interest.

Release date: June 15, 2018

Expiration date: June 15, 2021

Estimated time to complete activity: 1 hour

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 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 1.00 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
  • 1.00 Non-physician
Course opens: 
06/05/2018
Course expires: 
06/15/2021
Member cost:
$0.00
Residents cost:
$95.00
Non-member cost:
$95.00
Rating: 
0

Benji Mathews

Benji Mathews reports having no relevant financial or advisory relationships with corporate organizations related to this activity.

Elham Yousef

Elham Yousef reports having no relevant financial or advisory relationships with corporate organizations related to this activity.

Akindele Adaramola

Akindele Adaramola reports having no relevant financial or advisory relationships with corporate organizations related to this activity.

Maria Lee

Maria Lee reports having no relevant financial or advisory relationships with corporate organizations related to this activity.

Nazia Sultana

Nazia Sultana reports having no relevant financial or advisory relationships with corporate organizations related to this activity.

Kathy Hochman

Kathy Hochman reports having no relevant financial or advisory relationships with corporate organizations related to this activity.

Mangla Gulati

Mangla Gulati reports having no relevant financial or advisory relationships with corporate organizations related to this activity.

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 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 1.00 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
  • 1.00 Non-physician

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
06/05/2018
Course expires: 
06/15/2021

Price

Member cost:
$0.00
Residents cost:
$95.00
Non-member cost:
$95.00
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This activity is a series of cases followed by a CME evaluation. You must correctly complete the case questions before completing the evaluation. All sections must be completed to receive CME credit.

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