ABQAURP's Core Body of Knowledge Course Now Available

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ABQAURP's Newly Updated Core Body of Knowledge Course is Now Available for Preparation for the 2018 Health Care Quality and Management (HCQM) Certification.

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A strong foundation in the fundamentals of health care quality and safety is essential to being a health care professional in today's practice of medicine.

A strong foundation in the fundamentals of health care quality and safety is essential to being a health care professional in today's practice of medicine.

Validate that knowledge with a certification designed to demonstrate professional and personal commitment to providing high-quality, cost-effective patient care.

The updated Core Body of Knowledge (CBK) course provides the backbone of quality management and patient safety education to prepare professionals for the HCQM Certification Examination and tools to use in every day practice.

The CBK course is provided online for the convenience of learners to complete on their own schedule. The twelve-module course is designated for 24.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ and 24.0 nursing contact hours.

This compilation of health care quality education is written and updated by HCQM Certification Exam writers and reviewers and long-time ABQAURP Diplomates; ensuring the course provides the foundation for today's and tomorrow's health care leaders.

The course modules include an overview of:

  • Quality Improvement, Management, and Assurance
  • Patient Safety
  • Risk Management
  • Physician Advisor Roles
  • Transitions of Care
  • Accreditation Organizations
  • Insurance and Managed Care
  • Workers' Compensation
  • Case Management
  • Clinical Resource Management
  • Credentialing and Privileging
  • Regulatory Environment

For more information about ABQAURP programs: call (800) 998-6030 or visit http://www.abqaurp.org.

For over 40 years, ABQAURP has been the premier professional association providing Health Care Quality and Management (HCQM) Certification, ACCME-accredited continuing medical education, and membership to health care professionals worldwide.

The HCQM Certification is the only interdisciplinary health care quality and management examination administered through the National Board of Medical Examiners® (NBME®).

HCQM Certification also offers sub-specialties in: Physician Advisor (physicians only), Patient Safety/Risk Management, Case Management, Managed Care, Transitions of Care, and Workers’ Compensation. HCQM Certification and the Physician Advisor Sub-Specialty are endorsed by the American College of Physician Advisors.

ABQAURP is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. We are committed to providing superior health care quality and patient safety education. ABQAURP is approved by the Florida Board of Nursing to provide contact hours (CEs) for nurses in our educational programs.

ABQAURP designates this enduring material for a maximum of 24.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

ABQAURP is an approved provider of continuing education for nurses. This activity is designated for 24.0 contact hours through the Florida Board of Nursing, Provider # 50-94.

This program is approved for Category 2 credit by the American Osteopathic Association.

“National Board of Medical Examiners®” and “NBME®” are registered trademarks of the National Board of Medical Examiners.

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