EPAs and Competency-Based Clinical Teaching

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Program Goal

To promote familiarity of Entrustable Professional Activities (EPAs) and the Single Accreditation System (SAS) in third and fourth year student rotations.

Instructional Format 

This educational activity is presented in an online, pdf newsletter format with pre and post assessment. The program can be completed at your convenience.

You will be able to download a CME Course certificate after successfully completing the post-test with a passing score (70%).

Completion Time: Approximately 60 minutes
 
Release Date: July 24, 2017
Termination Date: July 24, 2018
Fees
 
Physicians - $25
PAs and NPs - $20 (applied at cart level)
LMU clinical faculty, alumni, and preceptors - $15 (applied at cart level)
Residents - $10 (applied at cart level)

Target Audience

LMU-DCOM clinical faculty, alumni, preceptors. and other health care professionals interested in clinical teaching with an emphasis on third and fourth year student rotations.

Learning Objectives

At the end of the educational activity, the participant will be able to:

  1. Identify the thirteen Core Entrustable Professional Activities (EPAs) within the AAMC (and AACOM) framework.
  2. Understand the role of the Core EPAs and competency-based clinical teaching in clinical rotations.
  3. Examine ideas for preparing medical students in 3rd and 4th year rotations for Core EPA activities in residency.
  4. Recognize changing trends in undergraduate and graduate medical education.
  5. Understand the role of the Single Accreditation System in graduate medical education.
  6. Identify medical library resources important in the transition to a Single Accreditation System.
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM
  • 1.00 AOA CME Credit
  • 1.00 Attendance
Course opens: 
07/24/2016
Course expires: 
07/24/2018
Cost:
$25.00


Jeffrey J. LeBoeuf, CAE, MHA, MBA
Chief of GME & Rotations
LMU-DCOM


Patricia Stubenberg, MPH, PhD, CHCP
Director of CME and Preceptor Development
LMU-DCOM


Marcelle Savoy, PhD
Medical Librarian
LMU-DCOM


Gina Zulandt, DO
Associate Professor of Family Medicine
LMU-DCOM

No relevant financial relationships to disclose

AOA

The Lincoln Memorial University – DeBusk College of Osteopathic Medicine (LMU-DCOM) is accredited by the American Osteopathic Association to provide osteopathic continuing medical education for physicians. The Lincoln Memorial University – DeBusk College of Osteopathic Medicine (LMU-DCOM) designates this program for a maximum of 1.0 AOA Category 1-B credit and will report CME and specialty credits commensurate with the extent of the physician’s participation in this activity.

AMA

The University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine (UNECOM) is accredited by the Maine Medical Association’s Council on Continuing Medical Education and Accreditation (MMA CCMEA) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. UNECOM designates this educational activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM and 1.0 University of New England contact hours for non-physicians.  Contact hours may be submitted by non-physician, non-PA health professionals for continuing education credits.

The American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA) accepts certificates of participation for educational activities certified for AOA Category 1-A Credit and AMA PRA Category 1 credit(s)™. Physician assistants may receive a maximum of 1.0 hours of Category 1 credit for completing this program.

The American Academy of Nurse Practitioners Certification Program accepts certificates of participation for educational activities sponsored by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) and the American Osteopathic Association (AOA) for continuing medical education (CME). Nurse practitioners may receive one-to-one credit for a maximum of 1.0 (CE) continuing education for completing this program.

Physicians and other attendees should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in this activity. 

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM
  • 1.00 AOA CME Credit
  • 1.00 Attendance

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
07/24/2016
Course expires: 
07/24/2018

Price

Cost:
$25.00
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Discounts applied at cart level

Required Hardware/software

To complete this activity, users will need:

  • A device with an Internet connection
  • One of the two latest versions of Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, or Safari (Internet Explorer is no longer supported)
  • Adobe Flash Player and/or an HTML5 capable browser for video or audio playback
  • Adobe Reader or other PDF reader software for certificate viewing/printing