Care of Chronic Conditions 3rd Edition
Release Date: February 15, 2019
Upon completion of this CME activity, you should be able to:
1. Prepare effective plans to diagnose, treat and manage chronic diseases.
2. Formulate strategies to educate and counsel patients on behavior modification of factors such as nutrition, physical activity, smoking and alcohol use.
3. Utilize strategies to help patients overcome barriers to change in relation to chronic diseases, including cultural competency, literacy skills and access to services or care.
4. Implement tools to manage chronic care in practice and help patients control chronic illnesses, which may include practice transformation and/or quality improvement activities.
David T. Walsworth, MD, FAAFP – Course Chair; Associate Chair for Clinical Affairs; Associate Professor, Department of Family Medicine, College of Human Medicine, Michigan State University, East Lansing
Jonathon Firnhaber, MD, FAAFP – Associate Professor, Residency Director, Department of Family Medicine, Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina
Alvin B. Lin, MD, PLLC – Solo Private Practice, Las Vegas
Lauren Denee Oshman, MD, MPH, FAAFP – Clinical Assistant Professor, Northshore Medical Group, Glenview, Illinois
Kathleen Rowland, MD, MS, FAAFP – Rush-Copley Family Medicine Residency; Assistant Professor, Rush University
David M. Schneider, MD, FAAFP – Faculty Physician/Team Leader/Didactics Director/Procedures Director, Santa Rosa Family Medicine Residency, Clinical Professor of Family and Community Medicine, UCSF, Santa Rosa, California
The AAFP gratefully acknowledges the faculty members of this CME program for allowing recording and reproduction of their materials.
Total possible CME credit: 25.00 Prescribed credits