CME

Accreditation

 

The Kaiser Permanente National CME Program is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

 

The Kaiser Permanente National CME Program designates this journal-based CME activity for 4 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

 

Physicians may earn up to 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit per article for reading and analyzing the designated CME articles published in each edition of TPJ. Each edition has four articles available for review.

 

Other clinicians for whom CME is acceptable in meeting educational requirements may report up to four hours of participation. The CME evaluation form may be completed online or via mobile Web at www.tpjcme.org.

 

 

Objectives of Continuing Medical Education

 

Integrate learned knowledge and increase competence/confidence to support improvement and change in specific practices, behaviors, and performance.

  1. Lead in further developing "Patient Centered Care" activities by acquiring new skills and methods to overcome barriers, improve doctor/patient relationships, better identify diagnosis and treatment of clinical conditions, as well as, efficiently stratify health needs of varying patient populations.

  2. Implement changes and apply updates in services and practice/policy guidelines, incorporate systems and quality improvements, and effectively utilize evidence-based medicine to produce better patient outcomes.


Conflict of Interest

 

All editors, reviewers, and authors have no conflicts of interest to disclose; where any possible conflict is indicated, it has been reviewed and found not to have any impact on the article content.

 

CME Articles

 

Survival Outcomes in BRCA1 or BRCA2 Mutation Carriers and the Influence of Triple-Negative Breast Cancer Subtype

 

Urate-Lowering Therapy in Moderate to Severe Chronic Kidney Disease

 

Contraception after Abortion and Risk of Repeated Unintended Pregnancy among Health Plan Members

 

Effect of an Electronic Alert on Targeted HIV Testing  Among High-Risk Populations

 

Relapse Prevention in Ulcerative Colitis by Plant-Based Diet Through Educational Hospitalization: A Single-Group Trial

 

Potentially Preventable Hospital and Emergency Department  Events: Lessons from a Large Innovation Project

 

Understanding Waste in Health Care: Perceptions of Frontline Physicians Regarding Time Use and Appropriateness of Care They and Others Provide

 

The Unmet Challenge of Medication Nonadherence

 

More CME Articles...

 

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