Assess your knowledge in Prognostication with HPM FAST™(Hospice and Palliative Medicine Focused Assessment and Study Tool). This online practice module contains 25 new or revised questions and includes explanations and up-to-date references to provide guidance for further study. Topics covered include: disease-specific prognostication, communication, and the impact of mechanical interventions.
Activity ObjectivesUpon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:
Project Editor: Holly Yang, MD
Module Editor: Robert M. Arnold, MD FAAHPM
DisclosuresAAHPM endorses the standards of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME). All who are in a position to control or influence the content of an enduring activity must disclose any relevant financial relationships with commercial interests.* Disclosure documents were reviewed for potential conflicts of interest and, if identified, they were resolved prior to confirmation of participation. Only those who had no conflict of interest or who agreed to an identified resolution process prior to their participation were involved in this activity.
(All editors and authors have disclosed no relevant financial relationships with the following exception: Glare is on the speakers’ bureau and receives an honorarium from Cephalon and is on the advisory board and receives an honorarium from both Archimedes Pharmaceuticals and Amgen.)
*A commercial interest is defined as any entity producing, marketing, reselling, or distributing healthcare goods or services consumed by, or used on, patients. (Exclusions at the time of this writing included 501-C nonprofit organizations, government organizations, liability and health insurance providers, non-healthcare-related companies, group medical practices, and for-profit healthcare providers.)
Continuing Education CreditAAHPM is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical education (ACCME) to sponsor continuing medical education for physicians.
AAHPM designates this enduring material for a maximum of 2 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
CME Credits expire on December 31, 2017.
Maintenance of CertificationABIM Maintenance of Certification (MOC) credits are also available. Earn 8 Medical Knowledge self-assessment points per module toward your MOC Part II requirements. MOC points expire on December 31, 2017.
Through the American Board of Medical Specialties ("ABMS") and Association of American Medical Colleges' ("AAMC") joint initiative to create a wide array of Maintenance of Certification ("MOC") Activities, HPM FAST Prognostication, 2nd Edition has met the MOC requirements as a Part II CME activity by the following ABMS Member Boards:
American Board of AnesthesiologyAmerican Board of Family MedicineAmerican Board of Psychiatry and NeurologyAmerican Board of Radiology
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