Recognizing Cognitive Changes in Health Care Providers

1.0 CME Credit

1.0 CE Credit

ABQAURP sub-specialty credits: Patient Safety/Risk Management 1.0, Physician Advisor 1.0, Managed Care 1.0, Case Management 1.0, Transitions of Care 1.0, Workers' Compensation 1.0

Learners will identify signs of provider burnout, and recognize when mental health management becomes a factor in caring for patients.

Discover how the airline industry can lead by example when evaluating cognitive competence in their pilots. Can the medical profession avoid patient errors by developing some of the same evaluations? Join Dr. Peck as he explores cognitive function as a normal aging function or medical disease impairment strikes.

This session was recorded live at our 2017 Annual Health Care Quality & Patient Safety Conference and is a portion of the online course entitled: A Multifaceted Approach to Health Care Quality and Patient Safety.

At the conclusion of the activity, attendees will be able to:
  • Recognize various cognitive and mental health risk indicators that raise concern for the aging health care provider
  • Demonstrate an institutional model of neuropsychological/mental health assessment that can be critical in the differential identification of the aging health care provider
  • Describe medical/mental health management options for the aging health care provider with reversible/otherwise potentially controlled conditions
This course is intended for Physicians of all specialties, Nurses, and Other Health Care Professionals with appropriate CME credit and nursing contact hours offered for each profession.

The American Board of Quality Assurance and Utilization Review Physicians, Inc. (ABQAURP) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

ABQAURP 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.

ABQAURP is an approved provider of continuing education for nurses. This activity is designated for 1.0 contact hour through the Florida Board of Nursing, Provider # 50-94. CE Broker Tracking# 20-582977.

This program is approved for Category 2 credit by the American Osteopathic Association.

All participants must achieve a final assessment score of at least seventy percent (70%) for recertification and continuing education credits. You have 60 days to complete the course after ordering. Please note: Exam candidates taking the Core Body of Knowledge and Diplomates renewing their certification may have less time to complete, as determined by deadlines imposed.

This activity is valid from September 5, 2017 through March 15, 2020. Original release date: May 19, 2017.

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COURSE FEES: Diplomate $29.00      Member $34.00      Non-Member $42.00

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About The Authors
Members of the CME Committee, Planners, and Faculty have disclosed to ABQAURP any relevant financial relationships. No relevant financial relationships or conflicts of interest exist in regard to the content of this online activity.

Edward Peck, III, PhD, ABPP-CN
Edward A. “Ted” Peck, III, PhD, ABPP-CN has a group neuropsychological practice in Richmond, Virginia. He divides his practice among clinical and forensic-related services in Neuropsychology and research involving medications for the management of dementia and other neurologic disorders. He consults nationally on the business aspects of private practice and is the author/coauthor of numerous articles, book chapters and presentations in the USA and other countries. Dr. Peck is a clinical faculty member in the Department of Psychiatry at the Medical College of Virginia and the Department of Clinical Psychology at Virginia Commonwealth University. He is also a member of ABQAURP's board of directors.

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