OVERVIEW

The Diagnosis, Treatment, and Follow-up of Men with Androgen Deficiency PIM is a web based tool designed to meet the needs of endocrinologists to improve performance in effectively diagnosing and managing male patients with androgen deficiency, including engaging these patients in positive and meaningful self-management activities with the goal of improving health care outcomes. Developed by expert faculty in the field of endocrinology to improve care nationwide for patients who suffer from this illness, and to increase awareness of practitioners regarding best practices.
 
ENROLLMENT CLOSED ON JUNE 1, 2015

Learner Objectives

 Upon completion of this educational activity, learners will be able to:

  • Evaluate their practice structure and processes to determine the extent to which the systems support the delivery of quality care;
  • Compare their practice against performance measures through patient chart review;
  • Assess their patient communication skills when treating men with androgen deficiency;
  • Develop and implement a self and/or practice wide improvement plan to enhance patient care;
  • Analyze their performance after implementing the improvement plans to determine if interventions have closed gaps in their care for men with androgen deficiency.
Target Audience

This CME and MOC activity is intended for physicians seeking recertification in endocrinology and/or feedback on performance in this area of endocrinology.

Note: If you would like to claim credit you must be enrolled in the American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program.


Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

 
Group Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

PIM Tutorial 
 
New Resource for your practice: Chart Abstraction Tool
Interested in what information the PIM will collect about your practice? Use this FREE downloadable Diagnosis, Treatment and Follow-up of Men with Androgen Deficiency PIM chart abstraction tool, to get a sneak peek into the PIM or to start tracking charts in your practice. 
 
Credits

This activity is approved by the American Board of Internal Medicine's (ABIM) Approved Quality Improvement (AQI) Pathway for 20 points toward the Self-Evaluation of Practice Performance (Part 4) requirement of Maintenance of Certification (MOC).
 
For each stage completed, 5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ can be earned, for a total of 20 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ awarded if all stages are completed.
 
ENROLLMENT  CLOSED ON JUNE 1, 2015
Due to the NEW MOC Requirements the ABIM has extended the expiration date of this module, approval is valid until December 31, 2016.
 
 All Non-Member registrants receive complimentary access to Androgen Deficiency Syndromes in Men MOC module.

Commercial Support Acknowledgement
This activity is supported by an educational grant from AbbVie, Inc. and Lilly USA LLC. For more information concerning Lilly grant funding visit, http://www.lillygrantoffice.com/
 
Module Expires: December 31, 2016