EQIPP: Bright Futures - Middle Childhood and Adolescence is organized by American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) and will be held from Apr 10, 2017 - Apr 09, 2020. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 20.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits
This course is designed to help guide physicians on how to interpret and implement the Bright Futures: Guidelines for Health Supervision into everyday practice. The content focuses on middle childhood and adolescence. The Bright Futures Guidelines and this EQIPP course are designed to respond ‘to the current and emerging preventive and health promotion needs of infants, children, and adolescents (Green, 1994), with practical suggestions for implementation. In this course, you will collect and analyze data, identify gaps in care, and create improvement plans to address those gaps. The supporting content in the barriers and suggested ideas for change grid provides practical steps to close gaps and improve the care of patients. These key activities contribute to high-quality, ongoing pediatric care that can improve your delivery of care to patients in your practice. Hagan JF, Shaw JS, Duncan PM, eds. Bright Futures: Guidelines for Health Supervision of Infants, Children, and Adolescents. 4th ed. Elk Grove Village, IL: American Academy of Pediatrics; 201
By the end of this course, you will:
Be familiar with the following:
• The current AAP Periodicity Schedule and its recommendations for pediatric preventative care.
• The current Bright Futures Guidelines for Health Supervision.
• The policies that outline the responsibilities for care coordination between the pediatric medical home, the primary health care team, and other providers.
Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.