The Aging Surgeon

Format: Video | Time to complete: 60 Minutes Maximum Credits: 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™

Release Date: July 20th, 2015 at 12:00 AM

Expires on July 20th, 2017 at 12:00 AM

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Format: Video | Time to complete: 60 Minutes Maximum Credits: 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Overview This CME-accredited activity aims to show participants the importance of assessing their skills throughout their professional career. Faculty Scott Petersen, MD, FACS Director, Trauma Program St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center Phoenix, Arizona Audience: Physicians, surgeons, residents and other healthcare professionals with an interest in the topic. Learning Objectives After participating in this activity, learners will be able to: • Recognize that as physicians age so do their clinical skills • Consider that physicians do not recognize deterioration in their own judgment and/or skills • Ensure quality and patient safety by seeking periodic assessment of clinical skill Disclosure Summary All those in control of content disclosed that they have no relevant relationships with any commercial interest. Accreditation St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ . Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in this activity. Need help? If you need technical assistance or wish to speak with a member of our team, please call 602.406.8608 or e-mail CME@DignityHealth.org.

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  • The Aging Surgeon | Scott Peterson, MD, FACS