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Medical Ethics: Just Caring: Physicians and Non-Adherent Patients

This activity fulfills the Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs (LARA) training standards for medical ethics requirement. The objectives include: identify the major reasons why patients might be non-adherent; identify the major ethical considerations that create ethical challenges in caring appropriately for non-adherent patients; become more reflective and self-critical with regard to your emotional responses to non-adherent patients; and consider more constructive approaches to addressing issues of non-adherence with your patients.

Earns: 1.0 CME credits

Leonard M Fleck PhD, has no relevant financial relationship(s) with ineligible companies to disclose.

Beth Elliott has no relevant financial relationship(s) with ineligible companies to disclose.

Statement of Accreditation: The Michigan State Medical Society is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

AMA Credit Designation Statement: The Michigan State Medical Society designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Leonard M. Fleck, PhD, Center for Ethics, college of Human Medicine, Michigan State University

60 minutes

Release Date: September 30, 2019
Renewal Date: September 30, 2023
Expiration Date: September 30 2024