Activity

Activity ID

3659

Expires

March 31, 2024

Format Type

Enduring

CME Credit

0.5

Fee

$20

CME Provider: American Medical Association

Description of CME Course

Facilitate Early Discussions with Patients.

Disclaimers
1. This activity is part of the AMA STEPSForward initiative.
2. This activity is free to AMA members.

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Commercial Support?
No

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Educational Objectives

At the end of this activity, you will be able to:
1. Explain the importance of an end-of-life letter to your staff and describe what is needed to ensure that it is built into your practice workflow;
2. Identify how to approach all patient populations about beginning and completing their end-of-life letter;
3. Discuss with staff the importance of adding your patient's completed end-of-life letter to their patient chart;
4. Describe the need for a practice to check in with their patients to annually update their end-of-life letters.

Keywords

Patient Care

Competencies

Interpersonal & Communication Skills, Professionalism

CME Credit Type

AMA PRA Category 1 Credit

MIPS Approved

This activity qualifies for the CMS Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS), where you can earn a performance-based payment adjustment to your Medicare payment

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