Activity ID



March 9, 2024

Format Type


CME Credit




CME Provider: American Medical Association

Description of CME Course

Learn how to develop a standardized process for collection of patient demographic data and how to use that data for quality improvement initiatives related to population health. Demonstrate the value of instituting a standardized process for patient demographic data collection.

1. This activity is hosted on the AMA Ed Hub.
2. This activity is free to AMA members.

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Educational Objectives

Upon completion of this educational activity, you will be able to:
1. Describe why it is important to collect patient race and ethnicity data;
2. Define the minimum standards for reporting race and ethnicity data;
3. Recognize how using race and ethnicity data impacts quality outcomes and measures;
4. Establish standards for collecting race and ethnicity data in your practice;
5. Summarize how to train your staff to collect race and ethnicity data.


Health Disparities


Practice-based Learning & Improvement, Systems-based Practice

CME Credit Type

AMA PRA Category 1 Credit

Physician Well-being activity

Efficiencies in Medical Practice

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