Astute Doctor

CME Information

ASTUTE DOCTOR COMMUNICATE PROGRAM
CME INFORMATION

11.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM
Estimated time to complete this activity: 11.50 hours

Current Approval Period
January 1, 2017 – December 31, 2018

Author(s)
Grant Simic, BMedSci
Susan Larsen, BA

DISCLOSURE STATEMENT: All author(s), contributor(s), editor(s), and CME Office Reviewer(s) state that they do not have any financial arrangements with commercial interests that could constitute a conflict of interest.

Program Learning Objectives

  1. Apply evidence-based patient-centred, empathic interpersonal techniques to improve doctor and patient satisfaction.
  2. Apply evidence-based patient-centered, empathic interpersonal techniques to improve patient care.
  3. Apply evidence-based patient-centered, empathic interpersonal techniques to reduce malpractice litigation risk.
  4. Apply evidence-based patient-centered, empathic interpersonal techniques to connect effectively with patients.

Courses Included In This Program

Building Strong Patient Relationships 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM
Eliciting Patient Concerns 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM
Patient-Centered Information Gathering 1.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM
Maximizing Patient Understanding and Recall 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM
Motivating Patients 1.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM
Setting Mutually Agreed Goals 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM
Managing Difficult Patients 2.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM
Cross-Cultural Communication 3.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM

 

Learning Format
Interactive online course with audio narration. Includes case studies and mandatory assessment questions (number of questions varies by course or module). Please also read our Technical Requirements.

CME Sponsor
University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson

Original Release Date
January 1, 2011

Most Recent Review by Author
January 1, 2017

Most Recent Review by CME Sponsor
January 1, 2017

Financial Support Received
None

ACCME/AMA PRA Accreditation Statement
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of The University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson and Astute Doctor Education, Inc. The University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson designates this enduring material for a maximum of 11.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Disclaimer
The information in this educational activity is provided for general medical education purposes only and is not meant to substitute for the independent medical judgment of a physician relative to diagnostic and treatment options of a specific patient’s medical condition. The viewpoints expressed in this CME activity are those of the authors/faculty. They do not represent an endorsement by University of Arizona College of Medicine- Tucson. In no event will University of Arizona College of Medicine- Tucson be liable for any decision made or action taken in reliance upon the information provided through this CME activity.