Physician: Suicide Assessment and Prevention
60.00
Online
Elective
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About the Course:
The purpose of this course is to educate physicians about the latest evidence-based practices for assessing suicide risk and managing at-risk patients with non-pharmacological and pharmacological therapies. The course includes focused learning on specific populations at high risk of suicide, including Veterans and active-duty military personnel, older adults, and physicians.

Learning Objectives:
Completion of this course will better enable the course participant to:
  • Assess a patient’s suicide risk and collaboratively determine the best treatment method.
  • Describe strategies to minimize the risk of future suicide attempts.
  • Explain the concept of patient-centered care in the context of suicide prevention.
  • Describe the specific challenges of managing suicide in the population of Veterans and active-duty military personnel.
Accreditation Statement
InforMed is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. 

Designation Statement
InforMed designates this enduring material for a maximum of 6 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

Maintenance of Certification (MOC) information can be viewed here: MOC Recognition Page

Suicide Assessment and Prevention

60.00
About the Course:
The purpose of this course is to educate physicians about the latest evidence-based practices for assessing suicide risk and managing at-risk patients with non-pharmacological and pharmacological therapies. The course includes focused learning on specific populations at high risk of suicide, including Veterans and active-duty military personnel, older adults, and physicians.

Learning Objectives:
Completion of this course will better enable the course participant to:
  • Assess a patient’s suicide risk and collaboratively determine the best treatment method.
  • Describe strategies to minimize the risk of future suicide attempts.
  • Explain the concept of patient-centered care in the context of suicide prevention.
  • Describe the specific challenges of managing suicide in the population of Veterans and active-duty military personnel.
Accreditation Statement
InforMed is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. 

Designation Statement
InforMed designates this enduring material for a maximum of 6 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

Maintenance of Certification (MOC) information can be viewed here: MOC Recognition Page