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Using Digital Technology to Improve Patient Outcomes in SMI

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  • On Demand Plus


Release Date: 11/1/2019

Expiration Date: 3/16/2020

  • AMA PRA Category 1: 12
  • Participation: 12

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Overview

Space is limited and registration will close once maximum capacity is reached. 

This 12-week learning collaborative will help participants to gain knowledge, skills, and competencies in using digital technologies like smartphones apps to support and augment care for patients with serious mental illness.

Program Schedule

The facilitated 12-week syllabus will be held from November 18, 2019 to February 16, 2020.

Pricing

FREE - $0

To enroll, enter Group ID "DigitalTech" on the purchase step. Space is limited. 

Funding for this initiative was made possible (in part) by Grant No. 1H79SM080818-01 from SAMHSA. The views expressed in written conference materials or publications and by speakers and moderators do not necessarily reflect the official policies of the Department of Health and Human Services; nor does mention of trade names, commercial practices, or organizations imply endorsement by the U.S. Government. 

Learning Objectives

  • Select safe and effective digital tools for use in care with SMI patients.
  • Utilize at least three types of technology towards implemnting measurment based care for patients with SMI
  • Customize digital tools to allow for personalized care with SMI patients.

Target Audience

Psychiatrists, Physicians (non-psychiatrists), Psychologists, Nurse/Nurse Practicioners, Social Workers

Instructional Level

Introductory; Intermediate

Estimated Time to Complete

Estimated Duration: 12 weeks; 12 hours
Program Begin Date: November 18, 2019
Program End Date: February 16, 2020
Credit Claim End Date: March 16, 2020

Note: This course has a 12-week syllabus. Credit must be claimed within 30 days of the end of the last session. 

How to Earn Credit

Participants who wish to earn AMA PRA Category 1 Credit ™ or a certificate of participation may do so by completing all sections of the course including the evaluation. After evaluating the program, course participants will be provided with an opportunity to claim hours of participation and print an official CME certificate (physicians) or certificate of participation (non-physicians) showing the date of completion and hours earned.

Continuing Education Credit

The American Psychiatric Association (APA) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The APA designates this enduring CME activity for a maximum of 12.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Faculty and Planner Disclosures

Instructor and Planner

  • John Torous, MD, MBI, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. Disclosure: Investigator-initiated research funding - Otsuka. 

Planners

  • Tristan Gorrindo, MD, American Psychiatric Association. Reports no financial relationships with commercial interests.   
  • Teri Brister, PHD, LPC, National Alliance for Mental Illness. Reports no financial relationships with commercial interests.

Accessibility for Participants with Disabilities

The American Psychiatric Association is committed to ensuring accessibility of its website to people with disabilities. If you have trouble accessing any of APA’s online resources, please contact us at 202-559-3900 for assistance.

Hardware/Software Requierments

For technical assistance related to this course, please contact SMIadviserhelp@psych.org.

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