Paula M. Duncan, MD, FAAP

Tonya Chaffee, MD, MPH, FAAP

Barbara L. Frankowski, MD, MPH, FAAP

Amy Belisle, MD, FAAP

Maggie Blythe, MD, FAAP

Gale R. Burstein, MD, MPH, FAAP, FAAP, FSAM

Richard J. Chung, MD, FAAP

Marian F. Earls, MD, MTS, FAAP

Francis E. Rushton, MD, FAAP

Deepa Sekhar, MD, MS, FAAP

Dzung Vo, MD

Accredited by

American Academy of Pediatrics

Course Description

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.
Recognize how these key activities contribute to high-quality, ongoing pediatric care and implement ideas for change to improve your delivery of care to patients from middle childhood to adolescence in your practice:
- Elicit and address patient/family concerns at every visit.
- Perform developmental surveillance/identification of patient strengths
- Perform risk assessment and medical screening at every health supervision visit
- Perform adolescent depression screening and follow-up
- Perform cholesterol screening and follow-up.
- Perform HIV screening and follow-up.
- Perform chlamydia screening and follow-up.

Activity Details

Credit Types:CME
Credit Amount:20.00 Credits
Release Date:2017-Apr-10
Expiration Date:2020-Apr-09
Registration Required:Yes

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