These educational resources are provided by the ASPS Patient Safety Committee and have been created by Patient Safety experts. The complete educational package includes a Podcast, Infographic, Knowledge Check, and Self-Assessment. The podcast features doctors discussing the various ways they perform the Informed Consent discussion. While the Infographic provides a foundational refresher of what Informed Consent is and some of the best practices to use while having this discussion with your patient. Test your knowledge of the subject with the knowledge check and reflect on your current processes in the self-assessment. Check out this FREE resource today to optimize safety for your patients today!
After viewing this course, the participant should be able to:
- Identify key components, common teaching techniques, and patient benefits of the Informed Consent process.
- Implement a formal Informed Consent process in your practice today.
- Locate Informed Consent resources developed by the American Society of Plastic Surgeons.
Josef Hadeed, MD
Kent Higdon, MD
Daniel Krochmal, MD
AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM: 1
Patient Safety Credit: 1
Media: Audio clip, PDF material
Estimated time to complete this course: 1 hour
Directly provided by the American Society of Plastic Surgeons® (ASPS®)
The American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The ASPS designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Of the 1 credit, 1 credit is designated as applicable to patient safety.
This educational activity is intended for plastic surgery practitioners, residents, and other healthcare professionals interested in translating expanded knowledge into practice for the improvement of patient outcomes in plastic and reconstructive surgery.Disclosures
Dr. Josef Hadeed, Dr. Kent Higdon, Dr. Daniel Krochmal have nothing to disclose. All ASPS staff members managing this activity have no relevant financial relationships or affiliations to disclose. All identified conflicts of interest have been resolved and the educational content thoroughly vetted by ASPS for fair balance, scientific objectivity, and appropriateness of patient care recommendations. The ASPS also requires faculty/authors to disclose when off-label/unapproved uses of a product are discussed in a CME activity or included in related materials.
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