Systems Based Practice

Systems Based Practice

Timothy P. Connelly 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 55 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.


Speaker: Timothy P. Connelly, MD, FACP, CHCQM-PHYADV

Board Certified in Internal Medicine & Clinical Informatics

Associate Program Director IM Residency

Associate Professor Internal Medicine

Certified Health Care Quality and Management

Memorial Health University Medical Center, Savannah, GA

Purpose: This enduring material is designed to examine best systems-based practices that can be implemented into your practice.

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

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

Educational Objectives: Upon completion of this activity you will be able to:

Ø Review best practice for taking a patient history and physical at the time of admission. Ø Identify best practice methods of appropriately determining patient status. Ø Examine systems-based practice methods to improve patient care.

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

Credit: HCA Graduate Medical Education designates this enduring material for a maximum of .75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Disclosure: 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

Timothy P. Connelly, MD, FACP, CHCQM-PHYADV, Speaker: No Conflicts

Beverly Upchurch, Education Manager: No Conflicts

Jonathan Snider, CME Coordinator: No Conflicts

Chris Roe, CME Coordinator: No Conflicts

Publication Dates:

Release Date: July 17, 2019

Expiration Date: July 17, 2021