Improving Quality by Doing Less

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Estimated time to complete session: 60 min.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this session, you should be able to:

1. Select resources for best practices in avoiding unnecessary and potentially harmful medical care.
2. Examine informed decision-making that leads to intelligent and effective patient care choices.
3. Recognize the causes of overscreening, overdiagnosis, and overtreatment.

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AAFP prescribed
Course opens: 
01/10/2017
Course expires: 
01/09/2020
Parent activity set: 

John Hickner, MD, MSc, Professor and Head, Family Medicine, University of Illinois at Chicago

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AAFP prescribed

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
01/10/2017
Course expires: 
01/09/2020
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