SCI e-Learning

 

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Facilitating the Self-Management of

Spinal Cord Injury (SCI):

A Course for Primary Care Providers and Other Health Professionals

 

 

We are inviting PHYSICIANS, PHYSICIAN EXTENDERS, ALLIED HEALTH PROFESSIONALS, and students or trainees to participate in a study designed to enhance the knowledge, attitude and ability of healthcare providers to partner with individuals with spinal cord injury (SCI) in managing their health in order to promote improved outcomes and better quality of life.

 

Recruitment: Now Open 

Email us or Call to Join 

 

 Topics include:

  • Overview of SCI
  • Self-management and inclusive communication
  • Chronic and acute medical issues in SCI
  • Equipment, supplies, and medication
  • Paperwork, documentation, and billing

 

Hardware and Software Required to Participate
  • The only software you will need is a web browser - Chrome or Mozilla are recommended
  • You can complete this course on a desktop, laptop, tablet, or smartphone.
  • You will need to have speakers or headphones.

 

Participant Information

This is a research study. Only individuals who participate in the study will have access to the course.

Your participation involves:
  • An online screening to determine eligibility
  • Baseline assessment
  • e-Learning online course modules
  • 3 case studies
  • 2 follow-up assessments
  • Total study duration is approximately 2 months and takes 3-5 hours (total time)

 

As an incentive to complete the study, participants are eligible to receive either a monetary incentive or CME credit.
  • If you chose the monetary incentive, you will not receive CME credit.
  • You will not receive either the CMEs or the monetary incentive until you complete the one-month follow-up associated with this project

 

Monetary Incentive

If participants chose to receive the monetary incentive, they will receive a gift card for up to $50 after completing the one-month follow-up assessment.

 

Continuing Medical Education Information

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 University of Michigan Medical School and University of Michigan College of Pharmacy. The University of Michigan Medical School is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of Michigan Medical School designates this enduring material for a maximum of 3.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This CME activity was prepared for release in July 2017. CME credit may be awarded for a maximum of three years from its release date, specifically from July 2017 through June 2020.

 

Important Points Regarding CME credit
  • If you chose the monetary incentive, you will not receive CME credit.
  • You will not receive either the CMEs or the monetary incentive until you complete the one-month follow-up associated with this project
  • At the end of the course you will be asked to provide the number of hours that you spent taking the course, up to a maximum of 3.5 hours.

 

 
This project is funded by the Craig H. Neilsen Foundation (Grant # 324003).
This study has been deemed exempt by the UM Medical School IRB (HUM00097451).