T2D and Obesity Quality Improvement Activity 2022-2023 - BMC General Internal Medicine
A PI-NCPD, PI-CME and ABIM MOC Assessment Recognition Program project in General Internal Medicine at Boston Medical Center to improve A1c values in patients with Type 2 Diabetes provided by Boston University Chobanian and Avedisian School of Medicine, CME/CNE.
Claiming Credit for This Activity
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Use of Learner Data (MD Only): by completing the evaluation and attesting to meeting the meaningful participation requirements, you agree to allow us to share your completion data with the ACCME and the ABIM
Physicians, PAs, Nurses and others involved in the care of patients with T2D.
Upon completion of this activity, learners should be able to:
1. Complete at least 1 improvement cycle (PDSA) on a diabetes and weight management related project of their choice with the guidance of faculty and ongoing mentorship.
2. Apply the knowledge, tools and experience to implement improvement projects independently after completion of the course.
3. Organize interprofessional teams and achieve sustainable improvements according to the goals of their department and the organization.
This program is supported by an independent educational grant from Lilly, USA.
Boston University School of Medicine asks all individuals involved in the development and presentation of Accredited Continuing Education activities to disclose all financial relationships with ineligible companies. This information is disclosed to all activity participants prior to the start of the educational activity. Boston University School of Medicine has procedures to mitigate all relevant financial relationships with ineligible companies. In addition, faculty members are asked to disclose when any unapproved use of pharmaceuticals and devices is being discussed.
In accordance with the Standards for Integrity and Independence in Accredited Continuing Education, all relevant financial relationships with ineligible companies that faculty, planners, authors and anyone who may be in control of content have been mitigated.
Core QI Team and Planning Committee Disclosures
- David Yuh, MD, Course Director; Lorena Loci, MSN, NP, NCPD Course Advisor; Katelyn O'Brien, PharmD, BCPS, CDCES, Pharmacy Advisor; Emily Jansen, MPH, Core QI Team, Natalie Sanfratello, MPH, Core QI Team, Nina Abon, MD, Core QI Team; Linda Baer, MSPH, planning committee; Sophia Kelley, MBA, planning committee; Cara Blair, planning committee; Ruth Cohen, planning committee; Robin Black, PharmD, planning committee, Dave Faldmo, PA-C, MPAS, planning committee, Corinne Aia, MS, RD, CDCES, planning committee; and Cammie Townsend, DNP, MS/MBA, RN, ANCC Accredited Provider Program Director have no relevant relationships to disclose.
ABIM Recognition Statement
Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 30 MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.
Continuing Medical Education Credit
Boston University School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Boston University School of Medicine designates this PI-CME activity for a maximum of 30 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Nursing Continuing Professional Development Credit
Boston University School of Medicine Continuing Nursing Education is accredited with distinction as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
Contact Hours: 30
In support of improving patient care, Clinical Care Options, LLC (CCO) is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
Designation of Credit
Continuing Pharmacy Education
CCO designates this continuing education activity for 30 contact hours (3.0 CEUs) of the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education. Universal Activity Number - JA4008176-0000-22-149-H01-P
Type of Activity: Application
Upon successfully completing all components of this project, transcript information will be sent to the NABP CPE Monitor Service within 60 days.
Registered Dieticians/Dietetic Technicians, Registered
Registered Dietitians/Dietetic Technicians, Registered will receive 30.0 Continuing Professional Education units (CPEUs) for completion of this activity.
Completion of this RD/DTR profession-specific or IPCE activity awards CPEUs (One IPCE credit = One CPEU). If the activity is dietetics-related but not targeted to RDs or DTRs, CPEUs may be claimed which are commensurate with participation in contact hours (One 60 minute hour = 1 CPEU. RDs and DTRs are to select activity type 102 in their Activity Log. Performance Indicator selection is at the learner’s discretion.
In support of improving patient care, Practicing Clinicians Exchange is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
AAPA Credit Designation
Practicing Clinicians Exchange has been authorized by the American Academy of PAs (AAPA) to award AAPA Category 1 CME credit for activities planned in accordance with AAPA CME Criteria. This activity is designated for 30 AAPA Category 1 CME credits. Approval is valid until March 31, 2023. PAs should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation.
- 30.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™Boston University School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Boston University School of Medicine designates this Enduring activity for a maximum of 30.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
- 30.00 ANCCBoston University School of Medicine Continuing Nursing Education is accredited with distinction as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
- 30.00 Participation
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