At the end of this activity, physicians should be able to:
Target Audience This activity is designed for physicians who are in small/single specialty groups. Statement of Need There is a need to provide education on the newly integrated medical practices to identify the best approach in today's health system reform environment - for developing an incremental, physician-led plan for helping physicians in small practices make decisions about 1) whether it makes sense for them to move their practice toward clinical integration, and 2) if so, how they can learn from others who have had success in integrating.
Statement of Competency This activity is designed to address the following ABMS/ACGME competencies: systems-based practice and interdisciplinary teamwork.
Accreditation Statement The American Medical Association is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education credit for physicians.
Credit Designation Statement The American Medical Association designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Planning Committee Hoyt Burdick, MD - OMSS Representative/AMA Jim DeNuccio, MBA - Director of Physicians in Practice/AMA Jim Goodyear, MD - OMSS Representative/AMA Jay Gregory, MD - OMSS Governing Council Immediate Past Chair/AMA Gale Hazen, MD - OMSS Governing Council Member-at-Large B/AMA Brian Johnston, MD - OMSS Representative/AMA Mary Kelly - CME Program Committee/AMA Carole Moodhe, MD - OMSS Representative/AMA Lee S. Perrin, MD - OMSS Governing Council Delegate/AMA Arthur D. Snow, Jr, MD - OMSS Governing Council Chair/AMA Barbara Spivak, MD - President and Board Chair, Mount Auburn Cambridge IPA, MA Katie Pajak, MEd - Program Development Administrator/AMA Carrie Waller - Manager, IPPS/AMA
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