Learn how creating your own positive environment can improve your performance and patient outcomes. At this retreat, you'll discover how coaching psychology can enrich the patient-physician relationship; find out how yoga can improve health; learn why coping mechanisms and self-care help you become a better physician; and be inspired to recapture passion for medicine. 10.25 AMA PRA Cat. 1 • 5.5 ETHICS
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Take a look at the over 65 courses that have Ethics credits.
Most physicians strive to maintain the highest of standards by practicing good medicine and behaving professionally. But if you find yourself the subject of a Texas Medical Board (TMB) investigation, you need to understand how your responses and actions throughout the process will affect you now and in the future. 3 AMA PRA Cat. 1 • 3 ETHICS
It is estimated that approximately 15 percent of physicians will be impaired at some point in their career. But substance and alcohol abuse is not the cause of all impairments, and how you respond to an allegation of impairment or show evidence of recovery is crucial. This presentation defines impairment so you can recognize it in yourself and others. 1.5 AMA PRA Cat. 1 • 1.5 ETHICS
This activity educates participants about the common challenges associated with families in addiction and recovery. It also discusses the impact of addiction on physicians’ families. 1 AMA PRA Cat. 1 • 1 ETHICS
This publication provides information about the qualifications; supervision requirements; and practical aspects of contracting, credentialing, and billing for nonphysician practitioners. 4.5 AMA PRA Cat. 1 • 4.5 ETHICS
This course was designed to assist physicians, residents, and medical students who are seeking a course to enhance their patient safety skills. Seven learning modules address critical issues in patient safety along with suggested practices to reduce the incidence of errors. 2 AMA PRA Cat. 1 • 2 ETHICS
The changing medical culture towards collaborative care requires physicians to engage in new models of communication. Physician leadership can shape and guide efforts by their staff and colleagues to improve communication and provide safe and ethical care. This module discusses physician interaction domains as they apply to implementing collaborative care. 1 AMA PRA Cat. 1 • 1 ETHICS
Mismanaged medical records jeopardize patient health and put you in legal hot water. Find out everything you need to know about medical records but were afraid to ask — live instruction and Q&A with the Texas Medical Board’s past staff counsel, Franklin Hopkins. 3.75 AMA PRA Cat. 1 • 3.75 ETHICS
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Physicians are required to complete 48 credits of continuing medical education every 24 months to maintain the Texas medical license. The credits may be earned in formal and informal CME activities of which two credits in formal CME must be designated for ethics and/or professional responsibility content.