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Appropriate Use Criteria conference Sept. 29; registration now open

The Wisconsin Medical Society and WPS are partnering to present “Incorporating Appropriate Use Criteria into Clinical Practice,” a one-day CME conference Sept. 29 in Madison.

Designed for both primary care and specialty physicians, as well as health professionals and health care executives, this event will explore the role of Appropriate Use Criteria (AUC) in radiology, cardiology and orthopedics. Presentations will focus on the relevance of AUC to the sustainable growth rate (SGR) fix, value-based contracting and other state and national quality and payment initiatives.

Speakers will include Rita Redberg, MD, MSc, FACC, editor JAMA Internal Medicine; Gary Wendt, MD, MBA, professor, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health Department of Radiology; Anthony DeFranco, MD, FACC, Wisconsin Implementation Chair for SMARTCare, and more.

This activity has has been approved for 5.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. To access a program agenda, registration form and more information, click here.

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the Wisconsin Medical Society and WPS. The Wisconsin Medical Society is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The Wisconsin Medical Society designates this live activity for a maximum of 5.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

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