Adult immunization rates, especially among racial and ethnic groups, remain low in the U.S.
Physicians are often not aware of discrepancies of immunization rates. This PICME and webcast activity is designed to change competence and performance with respect to increasing adult immunization rates among African American patients.
Stage A: a self-assessment process.
Stage B: evaluation of current performance, and the implementation of a plan to improve immunization rates based on the self-assessment.
Stage C: measure the effects of the improvement plan and interventions.
Free PICME activity.
Focused on strategies to increase adult immunization rates among African American patients, including making and implementing an immunization improvement plan.
This CME Activity is supported by a Cooperative Agreement (1 NU66IP000681-01-00) from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
Earn up to 21 AAFP Prescribed credits.
NOTE: Access to this topic will be available through June 28, 2024. All components of this product are provided as digital copies only.
Upon completion of this CME activity, you will be able to:
The AAFP has reviewed Increasing Adult Immunization Rates Among African American Communities and deemed it acceptable for AAFP credit. Term of Approval is from 6/28/2021 to 6/28/2024. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Credit approval includes the following sessions:
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 Other activity (Performance Improvement and Enduring Materials, Self-Study) for a maximum of 21 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.