ExpiresMarch 31, 2021
American Psychiatric Association
This patient safety education and quality improvement course will enable physicians to become familiar with essential knowledge, skills and attitudes about safety that they can then apply to their own clinical environment. This program is intended to provide the foundation for a new culture and new practices through education on various topics required by the ABMS for patient safety and additional areas of interest.
This activity has an associated evaluation and a 20 question multiple choice test.
ABMS Member Board Approvals by Type
ABMS MOC Part II CME Activity
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.
To learn essential knowledge, skills and attitudes about safety and to apply them in their own clinical environment.
To learn special safety practices that are especially relevant to psychiatric patients.
Safety, Error, Human Factors, Diagnostic Errors, Communication, Technology, Quality Improvement, Suicide, Violence, Patient, Brain Injury Medicine
Medical Knowledge, Professionalism, Systems-based Practice
CME Credit Type
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
Academic Medicine, Inpatient, Outpatient, Rural, Urban, VA/Military
National Quality Strategies and/or Quadruple Aim Care Processes
Mental Health, Patient Safety/Medical Errors, Professionalism, Systems Based Practice