ExpiresAugust 21, 2022
American Medical Association
Patient and Family Advisory Councils (PFAC) enhances patient and physician collaboration, practice efficiencies, quality of care, and patient care experiences. Learn how to form a Patient and Family Advisory Council to better engage with your patients.
1. This activity is part of the AMA STEPSForward initiative.
2. This activity is free to AMA members.
ABMS Member Board Approvals by Type
ABMS MOC Part II CME Activity
Allergy and Immunology
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Medical Genetics and Genomics
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Psychiatry and Neurology
NOTE: If a Member Board has not deemed this activity for MOC approval as an accredited CME activity, this activity may count toward an ABMS Member Board’s general CME requirement. Please refer directly to your Member Board’s MOC Part II Lifelong Learning and Self-Assessment Program Requirements.
1. Describe what a Patient and Family Advisory Council (PFAC) is and how this partnership can improve one's practice
2. Discover the importance of developing a business case for PFAC and engaging the appropriate individuals to serve on the planning committee
3. Explain the purpose of an action plan and the areas the PFAC may advise you
4. Identify how to initiate improvement projects with PFAC members and track the results of PFAC work
Practice-based Learning & Improvement
CME Credit Type
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
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