C17 - How Is Your Patient Really Doing? Patient-Reported Scales, Tools, and Shared Decision Making

Event Time: Saturday April 22, 2017 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Topic(s): Practice, Policy, and Ethics
Director(s): Anant Shenoy MD
Description: There is growing interest in using patient reported outcomes to improve patient care and to drive practice improvement for neurologists. This course will discuss the strengths and limitations of various patient scales and tools including PROMIS, Neuro QOL, and the NIH Tool Box. Participants will learn why it is important for neurologists to use these tools, and faculty will explore strategies to integrate these tools into everyday practice. Shared decision-making will also be reviewed.
Completion Message: Participants should be able to understand the strengths and limitations of various patient scales and tools including PROMIS, Neuro QOL, and NIH Tool Box; understand why it is important for a neurologist to collect this data; and understand strategies to implement these scales in everyday practice. Participants will also understand shared decision-making with patients.
CME Credits: 2
Core Competencies: Patient Care

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