Accrediting Bodies

Accreditation Statement

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the Wisconsin Medical Society and Respecting Choices, A Division of C-TAC Innovations. The Wisconsin Medical Society is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

AMA Credit Designation Statement
The Wisconsin Medical Society designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 credit for Module 1, 0.5 credit for Module 2, and 1 credit for Module 3 for a maximum total of 2.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ for all three modules. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

ABIM MOC Part II Credit
Participants who wish to receive ABIM MOC Part II credit must complete all 3 MD online modules and provide their ABIM number in the registration field.

Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn 2.5 MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.

Click here for additional information on MOC credit available through Respecting Choices or email

Certificate of Participation for Non-Physicians

All non-physicians will receive a Certificate of Participation (verification of attendance) upon completion of each module.

General Information

Course authors do not endorse any commercial products in conjunction with this program. Off-label use of any products will not be discussed.


It is the policy of the Wisconsin Medical Society to ensure balance, independence, and objectivity in all its educational activities. Planners and speakers must disclose any financial interests relevant to the education’s subject matter. If a conflict of interest is identified, the Society implements its methods of resolution. Speakers and planners are required to make disclosure of any relevant financial relationships, which may be related to the subject matter discussed. The speakers and planners for these educational activities have made proper disclosure and have no relevant financial relationships that exist now or in the past 12 months. Prior to the beginning of the educational activity, disclosures of any relevant financial relationships or lack thereof will be made to the learners.

Building Physician Skills in Basic Advance Care Planning consists of three modules in an e-Learning format designed to help physicians and advanced practitioners initiate conversations and assist patients with advance care planning.

Funding Support for Building Physician Skills in Basic Advance Care Planning

Funding support provided by the Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation.

Commercial Support

No commercial support was used in creating these enduring materials or course materials.

Educational Format for Online Curriculum

Learner-directed online course, including narration, recommended supplemental reading materials, interactive activities within the module itself (e.g., click and drag, matching), case examples, and course evaluation.


  • Interactive, learner-directed audio with graphics
  • Hardware/software requirements
  • Computer with Internet access and audio capabilities
  • Monitor with resolution set to at least 1024x768
  • Internet browser: Internet Explorer Version 11 and higher / current version of Firefox or Chrome with cache setting set to “Every time I visit the webpage,” and JavaScript enabled
  • Flash Player: Version 15.0 or better (the latest version is recommended)
  • Pop-up blockers disabled in your browser and toolbars
  • Network set to not cache or deprioritize streaming media or whitelist our servers

Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Compliance Statement

If you have questions or concerns regarding these online learning modules, refund policies, or require special assistance or accommodations in accordance with the ADA, please email Respecting Choices at .

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