Online: Myth Busters - Things We Do for No Good Reason

Syed Arshad Ali, MD; Elizabeth Donner, MD; Gift Kopsombut , MD; and Magdalena Struk, MD from the Division of Hospitalist Medicine at Nemours Children's Hospital, Florida discuss value-based care in the inpatient setting and bust treatment myths involving common problems and diagnoses. As a result of this activity, participants will be able to encourage conversations between physicians and patients about the appropriate use of medical tests and procedures, with the goal of promoting wise choices by clinicians to improve health outcomes. In addition, participants will be able to provide patient-centered care that avoids unnecessary, repetitive, and even harmful interventions. This program was captured at Nemours Children's Hospital, Florida Pediatric Grand Rounds on April 5, 2023.

Target Audience

Primary Care Physicians and Advance Practice Providers

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this activity participants will be able to:

  • Recognize the importance of evidence-based medicine and avoid anecdotal practices.
  • Identify the importance of high-value care

 

Contact Information: If you have any questions regarding this course, please contact the Course Coordinator, Tinessa Callinan at Tinessa.Callinan@Nemours.org 

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 MOC ABS – Surgery
    Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the learner to earn credit toward the CME requirements of the American Board of Surgery’s Continuous Certification program. It is the CME activity provider's responsibility to submit learner completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABS credit.
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit

    The Nemours Foundation is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

    The Nemours Foundation designates this activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

  • 1.00 Continuing Education
    This activity is designated for 1.00 continuing education credits.
Course opens: 
01/01/2024
Course expires: 
04/04/2025
Cost:
$0.00

Syed Arshad Ali, MD is a full time Hospitalist. He is board certified in General Pediatrics and Pediatric Hospital Medicine. He is also fellowship trained in Pediatric Critical Care. He holds faculty appointment as Associate Professor at University of Central Florida and serves as the Medical Director of short stay unit at Nemours Children's Hospital.  

Elizabeth Donner, MD is an Attending Physician, Department of Pediatric Hospital Medicine, Nemours Children's Hospital, Florida and Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, University of Central Florida College of Medicine.

Gift Kopsombut, MD is an Attending Physician, Hospital Medicine and Physician Informatics Team, Nemours Children's Hospital, Florida and Associate Professor of Pediatrics, University of Central Florida College of Medicine.

Magdalena Struk, MD is a Pediatric Hospitalist, Nemours Children's Hospital, Florida

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Available Credit

  • 1.00 MOC ABS – Surgery
    Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the learner to earn credit toward the CME requirements of the American Board of Surgery’s Continuous Certification program. It is the CME activity provider's responsibility to submit learner completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABS credit.
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit

    The Nemours Foundation is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

    The Nemours Foundation designates this activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

  • 1.00 Continuing Education
    This activity is designated for 1.00 continuing education credits.

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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