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2017 Clinical Conference Evaluation & Post Test - Enduring Material Format: End of Life Option Act



June 27, 2017- Evaluation - End-of-Life Option Act, Presented by; Lonny Shavelson, MD

Estimated Time to complete the activity is 45 minutes. Activity and content expires: 06-30-2020

Statement of disclosure: The planners and faculty for this activity have no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests. No others individuals involved in the planning or presentation of this activity have any relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

Accreditation Statement: John Muir Health is accredited by the Institute for Medical Quality/California Medical Association (IMQ/CMA) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation Statement: John Muir Health designates this enduring material for a maximum of one (.75) AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

Minimum level of achievement:   Must score 75% correct on posttest and complete the statement of how you will improve your practice after participation is mandatory.

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1. Physician Info
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3. As a result of attending this CME activity, which of these do you plan to implement and/or change in your practice? *This question is required.
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Differentiate between older and newer treatment options.
Formulate and communicate treatment plans for the management of medically and socially complex patients
Apply best practice strategies to overcome co-morbidities in medically and socially complex patients
Utilize EBM Guidelines for a multitude of conditions that are encountered in primary care
Utilize Patient Centered Care skill to help patients become better informed and more involved in their health care decisions
8. Was their evidence of commercial bias in this session? ​
9. Hospices generally do not participate in the care of patients who will take medications to end their lives. 
10. All aid in dying medication protocols are intended to suppress respiration; the heart stops when respiration fails. 
11. The first year of the End of Life Option Act has shown that patients who want aid in dying mostly have access to it. 
12. Since patients in hospice must have a less than 6 month prognosis to live, being in hospice automatically qualifies a patient for the less than 6 month prognosis required by the End of Life Option Act.