Update in General Internal Medicine

Update in General Internal Medicine

Timothy Connelly MD, HCA Healthcare
Steven Carpenter MD, HCA Healthcare

Participant Instructions to Earn CME Credit:

To successfully complete this activity, participants will:

  • View the presentation in this enduring material.
  • Complete the posttest (you must score an 80% or higher posttest pass rate)
  • Complete and submit the CME evaluation through this link:


The estimated time to complete this activity, including review of the materials, is 50 minutes. Each participant will receive a certificate of credit once the required documents are received. If you attended this program live, you are unable to receive credit twice.

Commercial Support

HCA Graduate Medical Education has not received any commercial support for this activity.



Timothy Connelly, MD, FACP – Associate Program Director, Internal Medicine

Steven Carpenter, MD, MACP – Clinical Chair for Academic Medicine

Memorial Health University Medical Center, Savannah, GA


This enduring material is designed to examine and discuss common cases and their management and treatment based on current evidence.

Target Audience: This activity is designed for Physicians and Residents at HCA GME Hospitals.


This presentation was pre-recorded for HCA GME National Grand Rounds Series.

Educational Objectives:

Upon completion of this activity you will be able to:

  • Examine and discuss each case in order to assist in structuring your care plan.
  • Apply current evidence on treatment and management of medical cases.


HCA Graduate Medical Education is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.


HCA Graduate Medical Education designates this enduring material for a maximum of 0.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


HCA Graduate Medical Education is committed to providing CME that is balanced, objective, and evidence-based. In accordance with the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) Accreditation Requirements and Standards, all parties involved in content development are required to disclose any relevant conflicts of interest relating to the topics of this educational activity. HCA Graduate Medical Education has established mechanisms to resolve conflicts of interest should they arise. The disclosure summary follows:

Bruce Deighton, PhD, Course Director: No Conflicts

Jessica Wells, Course Co-Director: No Conflicts

Steve Carpenter, MD, Speaker: No Conflicts

Tim Connelly, MD, Speaker: No Conflicts

Beverly Upchurch, Education Manager: No Conflicts

Jonathan Snider, CME Coordinator: No Conflicts

Publication Dates:

Release Date: January 28, 2018

Expiration Date: January 28, 2021