Promoting a Culture of Respecting People: Recognizing Unconscious Bias
Activity Release: 01/01/2023
Activity Expiration: 12/31/2025
PROFESSIONAL PRACTICE GAP/PURPOSE:
The purpose of this continuing medical education activity is to raise providers’
level of awareness regarding their unconscious biases and the potential
impact of those biases on interactions with patients, families, and health
care team members and patient outcomes. In addition, this continuing medical
education activity will suggest strategies providers may use for identifying
and mitigating unconscious bias.
FACULTY:Celina Makowski, DHA, MBA, CHCP and Javeshia Melton, BS
REVIEWER: Patricia D. Moore, PhD, RN
At the conclusion of this CME activity, participants will be able to:
- Describe how unconscious bias effects the delivery of health care.
- Explain how unconscious bias may affect disparities in health care screenings
- Describe examples of unconscious bias directed towards providers from patients
- Discuss potential strategies that may be used to address unconscious bias.
* Commercial Support: None * Faculty & Content Reviewer finanical interest:
None * CME Committee of Flagler Hospital: No relevant financial interest
* Investigational products/products not labeled for use: None
The information in this educational activity is provided for general medical
education purposes only. In no event will Flagler Hospital, Inc. be liable
for any decision made or action taken in reliance upon the information
provided through this CME/CE activity.
Adobe reader to access power point slides and internet browser (Chrome,
Microsoft Edge, etc.) to access and complete the post-test and evaluation.
DIRECTIONS AND HOW TO OBTAIN CREDIT:
1. Review presentation power point
Adobe pdf slides and complete independent study suggestions.
2. After reviewing presentation slides, pass the continuing medical education
post-test and evaluation with a grade of 80% or higher.
3. Credits earned will be reported to CE Broker once post-test and CME
evaluation has been processed by CME Office.
Flagler Hospital is accredited by the Florida Medical Association to provide
continuing medical education for physicians.
Flagler Hospital designates this educational activity for a maximum of one1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent
of their participation in the activity.
Flagler Hospital is accredited for Florida Board of Nursing 50-664 for
continuing education units.