EM2001D "Patient Reported Outcomes - The Patient’s Perspective" (IM GR-011020)

The purpose of this presentation is to help understand the concept of patient reported outcomes, and the critical role they play in enhancing patient care and capturing whether the care delivered is actually improving patients’ health and sense of well-being.

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Target Audience

UT Southwestern faculty, fellows, residents and medical students, community physicians, nurse clinicians, physician assistants and nurses.

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this activity, the participant should be able to understand:

  • What is a Patient Reported Outcome (PRO)?
  • What is a patient reported outcome tool?
  • How patient reported outcomes improve patient care?
  • How patient reported outcomes enhance shared decision making?
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AMA
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Photo: Dr. Puneet BajajPuneet Bajaj, M.D., MPH
Assistant Professor, Department of Internal Medicine
Division of Rheumatic Diseases
Associate Chief Quality Officer, Southwestern Health Resources

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AMA


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