Paul Boucher, MD, FRCPC, is Medical Director of the Multisystem ICU at the Foothills Medical Centre in Calgary, Canada and has been an Intensive Care physician since 2001. Paul has been the Co-Chair of the Department's Patient- and Family-Centered Care Committee since 2009. Community members and a wide variety of professionals serve on this committee which is tasked to improve the quality of care in the adult intensive care units in Calgary via quality improvement projects surrounding end-of-life care and patient and family satisfaction. Paul has served as IPFCC faculty since 2011.
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Connecticut Medical Examining Board accepts the credit courses that are accredited by ACCME and awards AMA PRA Category 1 Credit.
CME Credits Required : 50.00 | Licensing Cycle AMA PRA : 2 Years | Category Credits : 0.00
A minimum of 50 contact hours of qualifying continuing medical education every 2 years commencing on the first date of license renewal;1 contact hour means a minimum of 50 minutes of the continuing education activity once every 6 years.1 CME hour in each of the following topics:
Beginning January 1, 2020, such behavioral health CME must include at least 2 contact hours on diagnosing and treating (i) cognitive conditions, including, but not limited to, Alzheimer’s disease, dementia, delirium, related cognitive impairments, and geriatric depression, or (ii) mental health conditions, including, but not limited to, those common to veterans and family members of veterans such as post-traumatic stress, risk of suicide, depression, and grief. OCC/MOC not accepted as a substitute. The commissioner may grant a waiver for not more than 10 contact hours of CME for physicians who:
(1) engage in activities related to the physician’s service as a member of the Connecticut Medical Examining Board, (2) engage in activities related to the physician’s service as a member of a medical healing panel, or (3) assist the state Department of Public Health with its duties to board and commissions (described in Ch. 368a. Sec. 10a-14).