Building Physician Skills in Basic Advance Care Planning
Beyond the Conversation: Integrating Basic Advance Care Planning into Practice
What You’ll Learn
In this course you will learn to:
- Describe the steps to design a basic advance care planning (ACP) program
- Apply strategies to develop a basic ACP program
- List the key components needed to bill for ACP conversations
NOTE: While physicians earn AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ upon successful completion of this course, ABIM MOC points are awarded only upon completion of all three courses in the ACP unit.
This course was created with generous support from the Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation, and includes downloadable tools and resources.
What You’ll Earn
CAPC members can earn the following free continuing education credits:
- Medicine: 1.00 CME
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Tools & Resources
Advance Care Planning Facilitator Online Course
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Anthony Back, MD. Co-founder, VitalTalk, Co-director, University of Washington Center for Excellence in Palliative Care.
Julie Goldstein, MD. Advance Care Planning Coordinator, Advocate Health Care Chair, POLST Illinois Committee of Illinois Hospice and Palliative Care Organization.
Tae Joon Lee, MD. Medical Director, Palliative Care and Hospice Vidant Medical Center.
Jessica Martinson, MS. Director of Clinical Education and Professional Development, Washington State Medical Association (WSMA).
Phillip Rodgers, MD, FAAHPM. Associate Professor, Family Medicine and Internal Medicine Director, Adult Palliative Medicine Clinical Programs University of Michigan.
Basic Advance Care Planning: Introduce and Motivate
Identify the role of physicians and advanced practitioners in introducing patients to ACP.
Basic Advance Care Planning: Guide and Document
Build physicians’ and advanced practitioners’ skills in guiding and documenting ACP conversations.