Informed Consent

Do the Right Thing

Informed Consent




THIS ACTIVITY IS IN THE PROCESS OF BEING RENEWED.

 

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Category 1 Credit

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Technical Requirements

 

Estimated Time of Completion: 15 minutes

Description
The purpose of this activity is to review, understand and implement the revised informed consent process to include the patient's signature.

Learning Objectives

  1. Explain the importance of the revised informed consent process.
  2. Describe the 5 steps to obtaining informed consent, specifically the new requirement.
  3. Identify the appropriate provider to document and sign informed consent.

Target Audience
This activity is directed to all healthcare providers.

Accreditation
The Cleveland Clinic Foundation Center for Continuing Education is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The Cleveland Clinic Foundation Center for Continuing Education designates this enduring material for a maximum of 0.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Participants claiming CME credit from this activity may submit the credit hours to the American Osteopathic Association for Category 2 credit.

Activity Director
J. Michael Henderson, MD
Chief Quality Officer, Quality and Patient Safety Institute
Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, Ohio

Planning Committee
Elaine Mead
Administrator, Quality and Patient Safety Institute
Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, Ohio
  Barbara Ackerman, RN, MPH, CPHQ
Director, Program Development
Quality and Patient Safety Institute
Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, Ohio

Faculty
Eileen Pomiecko, Director, Accreditation
Quality and Patient Safety Institute
Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, Ohio

Faculty Disclosure
In accordance with the Standards for Commercial Support issued by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), The Cleveland Clinic Foundation Center for Continuing Education requires resolution of all faculty conflicts of interest to ensure CME activities are free of commercial bias.

The following faculty have indicated that they have no relationship which, in the context of their presentations, could be perceived as a potential conflict of interest:

J. Michael Henderson, MD
Eileen Pomiecko
Barbara Ackerman, RN, MPH, CPHQ
Elaine Mead

 

This CME activity was produced by The Cleveland Clinic Foundation
Center for Continuing Education and the Quality and Patient Safety Institute.

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