Self Knowledge and Emotional Intelligence AAMA

Self-Knowledge and Emotional intelligence

Course Expiration Date: 5/1/22

If you are a member of SC AHEC this course is free with an enrollment key which you may obtain from the AHEC contact person within your organization.

If you are purchasing this course the cost is $25.00 payable through PayPal when you enroll.

Course Description: This course discusses tools for personal and professional self-assessment including the dynamics of self-knowing. It will  help the healthcare professional develop emotional intelligence by utilizing the emotional intelligence framework.  The course describes how empathy affects patient outcomes and discusses tools necessary to continue the life-long process of self-discovery.

Instructor: Kathleen Fitzsimmons RN, MEd. PhD

Target Audience: All Healthcare Professionals

Length of Course: 75 minutes

Learning Outcomes: After completing this activity, the participant will be able to:

•Discuss tools for personal and professional self-assessment including the dynamics of self-knowing.
•Engage in the process of developing emotional intelligence using the emotional intelligence framework.
•Describe how empathy affects patient outcomes.
•Analyze current research on empathy.
•Discuss the tools necessary to continue the life-long process of self-discovery.

Credit Statements:

Certified Medical Assistants: This program, #139122,  has been granted prior approval by the American Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA) for  1.5 G credit. Granting approval in no way constitutes endorsement by the AAMA of the program content of the program's sponsor.

Others: This educational offering provides 0.125 CEUs (1.25 clock hour) by Upstate AHEC and meets SC AHEC Best Practice Standards.

Disclosure Statement: Upstate AHEC’s conflict of interest policy requires faculty and all persons directly involved in the planning of this program to disclose any real or apparent commercial financial affiliations related to the content of this presentation or materials.

Disclosure Statement: Upstate AHEC’s conflict of interest policy requires speaker(s), the planning committee members, and all others in a position to control this activity of this program to disclose any real or apparent commercial financial affiliations related to the content of this presentation or materials.

The speaker(s), the planning committee members, and all others in a position to control this activity have signed a vested interest form declaring no conflict of interest in this activity.

Provision of this education activity by Upstate AHEC does not imply endorsement by Upstate AHEC or ANCC of any commercial products displayed in conjunction with this activity.  

Credit Requirements: To receive CE credit for completing this online course you must complete 100% of the material, receive at least 80% passing grade on post-test and complete the evaluation.

Once you pass the post-test and complete the evaluation you will be able to print a certificate for verification of credit.

The process for enrolling in AHECU courses has changed. Please go to www.upstateahec.org and click the blue AHECU/Distance Education block to register for online courses.  There is a tutorial on the web site if you need assistance with the registration process.