Geetha Jayaram, MD, MBA
Associate Professor, John Hopkins University, School of Medicine
Health Policy and Management and Armstrong Institute of Patient Safety
Primary Care Physicians
This CME activity consists of an educational component (slides, audio lecture) in an electronic format, followed by an online post-test. Estimated time to complete this activity, including review of materials, is one hour.
Requirements for Successful Completion
As a result of participation in this activity, participants should be able to:
1. Describe the epidemiology of violence on inpatient psychiatric units.
2. Determine key factors applicable to each patient that trigger or mitigate aggression.
3. Conduct a systems analysis to synthesize a multi-disciplinary approach to decrease the use of seclusion and restraint.
Dr. Jayaram has disclosed that she has no relevant financial relationships. Dr. Bussing has disclosed that she has received research support from Pfizer. No one else in a position to control content has any financial relationships to disclose.
Continuing Medical Education Credit
Accreditation: The University of Florida College of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Credit: The University of Florida College of Medicine designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Release Date: August 29, 2016
Expiration Date: August 28, 2018