Geriatric Medicine Self-Study Package 12th Edition
Deliver Effective, Efficient Care to Older Adults
Designed to help family physicians provide the best care to their elderly patients, the AAFP Geriatric Medicine for the Family Physician Self-Study Package is an evidence-based, learning solution built to help you better identify various medical and mental health issues in this patient population—on a schedule that works best for you—in a variety of formats.
This dynamic, 25-session video self-study was recorded from the AAFP's Geriatric Medicine live course. Use it to better prepare for the Geriatric module of the ABFM Family Medicine Certification Examination, while also staying on the leading edge of emerging public health topics that may concern your geriatric patients.
Approved for up to 23.5 AAFP Prescribed credits. CME credit approved through May 11, 2023.
Upon completion of this CME activity, you should be able to:
- Improve adherence to evidence-based clinical guidelines in practice.
- Construct evidence-based strategies to diagnose, treat and manage common clinical conditions seen among the geriatric population.
- Demonstrate ability to communicate effectively with the patient to ensure that diagnosis and treatment recommendations are understood.
- Recognize when to refer to, or consult with, other specialists to provide optimal patient care.
This Enduring Material activity, AAFP Geriatric Medicine 11th Edition, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 23.5 Prescribed credits by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Term of approval begins May 12, 2020. Term of approval is for three years from this date. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
The AAFP is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The American Academy of Family Physicians designates this Enduring Material activity for a maximum of 23.5 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
CME activities approved for AAFP credit are recognized by the AOA as equivalent to AOA Category 2 credit.
- 23.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
- 23.50 AOA Category 2-A
This course is offered through American Academy of Family Physicians.
To take this course you will be redirected to American Academy of Family Physicians' website. You must login or create an account with American Academy of Family Physicians in order to complete this activity.
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