At the end of this activity, physicians should be able to:
Target Audience This activity is designed for medical staff leaders (Chief of Staffs, Medical Staff Presidents, Medical Directors and Medical Staff members), medical staff service professionals and medical staff legal counsel.
Statement of Need There is a need to provide education on the Medicare Hospital CoPs in order to explain the specific information on the revised CoPs requirements regarding governance, medical staff and leadership. Participants will gain explore information on how physician influence and medical staff involvement can improve patient safety and quality of care.
Statement of Competency This activity is designed to address the following ABMS/ACGME competencies: patient care; and systems-based practice.
Accreditation Statement The American Medical Association is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
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. Receiving Your CME Credit To claim AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™, you must; 1) view the webinar in its entirety, 2) successfully complete the quiz by answering 3 out of 4 questions correctly and 3) complete the evaluation.
CME Activity Planning Committee Hoyt Burdick, MD - OMSS Representative/AMA James DeNuccio, MBA - Director of Physicians in Practice/AMA Jay Gregory, MD - OMSS Governing Council Immediate Past Chair/AMA Gale Hazen, MD - OMSS Governing Council Member-at-Large B/AMA Mary Kelly - CME Program Committee/AMA Raj Lal, MD - OMSS Representative/AMA Arthur D. Snow, Jr, MD - OMSS Governing Council Chair/AMA Katie Pajak, MEd - Program Development Administrator/AMA David J. Welsh, MD - OMSS Governing Council Vice Chair/AMA Lambert Wu, MD - OMSS Representative/AMA Faculty David Hilgers, JD - Attorney, Brown and McCarroll Disclosure Statement The content of this activity does not relate to any product of a commercial interest as defined by the ACCME; therefore, there are no relevant financial relationships to disclose for the planners or faculty.
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