• Addressing Behavioral Health Issues During the COVID-19 Pandemic: A Comprehensive Educational Program

    Help your patients struggling with mental health concerns intensified by the global pandemic. This free program offers wide-ranging learning opportunities and resources focused on three of the most common behavioral health conditions you treat: depression, anxiety and ADHD

    The educational content is arranged around the following pillars:

    • Impact on patients–A deep dive on patient impacts and evidence-based best practices.
    • Impact on practice reimbursement–Details on behavioral health coding and billing to improve reimbursement.
    • Impact on physician and team wellness–Guidance on improving you and your team’s well-being.


    Choose from multiple activities and earn CME credit. Additional activities will be added soon.

    Live Events
    On Demand

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    Live:

    Managing ADHD in Your Practice
     

    Monday, March 8
    7:00 - 8:00 p.m. CT
    1 AAFP Prescribed credit*

    Ravi Grivois-Shah, MD

    Learning Objectives:

    • Define DSM-V criteria for the diagnosis of ADHD
    • Compare and contrast appropriate evidence-based management strategies for child, adolescent, and adult patients with ADHD.
    • Evaluate suitable communication strategies that encourage patients or their caregivers to be stakeholders in their own care.


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    Behavioral Health Gaps and Their Relation to Reimbursement in the Time of COVID-19

    Monday, March 15
    7:00 - 8:00 p.m. CT
    1 AAFP Prescribed credit*

    Manisha Sharma, MD, FAAFP

    Learning Objectives:

    • Define the emerging gaps in patient behavioral health caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.
    • Describe practice transformation efforts to promote patient behavioral health wellness during the crisis.
    • Define how technology can be used to facilitate care and describe examples of models of care.
    • Describe the "story of a claim" – the "journey" of reimbursements in different payment models and evaluate what to consider in your reimbursements.

    The on demand session will be available after each live event. Enduring credit will be available.
    *Enhance your patient care today and earn up to 2 additional AAFP Prescribed credits when you complete the Translation to Practice® (t2p®) process.

    Behavioral Health: Putting Evidence into Practice

    Tuesday, April 13
    7:55 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. CT
    Free

    Lauren Oshman MD, MPH, FAFFP, Lindsay Fazio, PhD, Ravi Grivois-Shah, MD, Manisha Sharma, MD, FAAFP, and Santina Wheat, MD, MPH, FAAFP

    Sessions:

    • Applying Evidence-based Criteria for Anxiety and Depression into Practice
    • Applying Evidence-based Criteria for ADHD into Practice
    • Improving Access to Behavioral Health Services in Your Practice
    • Improving You and Your Team’s Wellness in the Era of COVID-19
    • Putting it All Together: Creating a Plan of Action to Improve the Behavioral Health of Your Patients and Your Team
       

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    On Demand:

    Managing Anxiety and Depression in Your Practice

    1 AAFP Prescribed credit*

    Lauren Oshman, MD, MPH, FAAFP, Lindsay Fazio, PhD, Santina Wheat MD, MPH, FAAFP, Chair/Moderator

    Learning Objectives:

    • Define DSM-V criteria for the diagnosis of depression, and anxiety
    • Compare and contrast appropriate evidence-based management strategies for child, adolescent, and adult patients with depression and/or anxiety.
    • Evaluate the signs and symptoms of depression and anxiety in you and your team in as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic and take steps to reduce causative factors.

    *Enhance your patient care today and earn up to 2 additional AAFP Prescribed credits when you complete the Translation to Practice® (t2p®) process.


    Coming Soon!

    On Demand CME Sessions - 15-30 minutes each
    The sessions will be available on
    AAFP's new Community of Practice platform.

    All available for free.


     

    The educational design used in this activity was the winner of the 2021 Alliance for Education in the Healthcare Professions Innovative Format Award.


    CME Credit Statements

    Live

    The AAFP has reviewed Managing ADHD in Your Practice and deemed it acceptable for up to 1 Live AAFP Prescribed credit. Term of Approval is from 3/8/2021 to 3/8/2021. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

    Following this CME activity, participants will have the opportunity to earn an additional two Prescribed credits for participation in each Translation to Practice® exercise. Information on Translation to Practice® will be shared within the activity.

    The AAFP is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

    The American Academy of Family Physicians designates this Live session for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

    CME activities approved for AAFP credit are recognized by the AOA as equivalent to AOA Category 2 credit.

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    The AAFP has reviewed Behavioral Health Gaps and Their Relation to Reimbursement in the Time of COVID-19  and deemed it acceptable for up to 1 Live AAFP Prescribed credit. Term of Approval is from 3/15/2021 to 3/15/2021. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

    Following this CME activity, participants will have the opportunity to earn an additional two Prescribed credits for participation in each Translation to Practice® exercise. Information on Translation to Practice® will be shared within the activity.

    The AAFP is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

    The American Academy of Family Physicians designates this Live session for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

    CME activities approved for AAFP credit are recognized by the AOA as equivalent to AOA Category 2 credit.

    Enduring

    The AAFP has reviewed Managing Anxiety and Depression in Your Practice and deemed it acceptable for up to 1 Enduring AAFP Prescribed credit. Term of Approval is from 3/1/2021 to 2/28/2022. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

    Following this CME activity, participants will have the opportunity to earn an additional two Prescribed credits for participation in each Translation to Practice® exercise. Information on Translation to Practice® will be shared within the activity.

    The AAFP is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

    The American Academy of Family Physicians designates this Enduring session for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

    CME activities approved for AAFP credit are recognized by the AOA as equivalent to AOA Category 2 credit.

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    The AAFP has reviewed Managing ADHD in Your Practice and deemed it acceptable for up to 1 Enduring AAFP Prescribed credit. Term of Approval is from 3/8/2021 to 2/28/2022. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

    Following this CME activity, participants will have the opportunity to earn an additional two Prescribed credits for participation in each Translation to Practice® exercise. Information on Translation to Practice® will be shared within the activity.

    The AAFP is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

    The American Academy of Family Physicians designates this Enduring session for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

    CME activities approved for AAFP credit are recognized by the AOA as equivalent to AOA Category 2 credit.

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    The AAFP has reviewed Behavioral Health Gaps and Their Relation to Reimbursement in the Time of COVID-19 and deemed it acceptable for up to 1 Enduring AAFP Prescribed credit. Term of Approval is from 3/15/2021 to 2/28/2022. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

    Following this CME activity, participants will have the opportunity to earn an additional two Prescribed credits for participation in each Translation to Practice® exercise. Information on Translation to Practice® will be shared within the activity.

    The AAFP is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

    The American Academy of Family Physicians designates this Enduring session for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

    CME activities approved for AAFP credit are recognized by the AOA as equivalent to AOA Category 2 credit.