Shared Decision Making in Breast Reconstruction Sun, Sep 22 1:30-3:00 p.m.

Shared decision-making is now being applied to many medical and surgical specialties to improve patient outcomes and satisfaction. It is not widely discussed or practiced in plastic surgery. It has significant applicability to breast reconstruction. A crash course in Shared Decision-Making – what it is, how it works, and how it can grow your practice and improve your patients’ outcomes.

At the end of this activity participants will be able to:

  1. Outline the concept and benefits of shared decision-making
  2. Incorporate shared decision-making into their practice
  3. Leverage shared decision-making to increase new patient acquisition
  4. Leverage shared decision-making to improve patient satisfaction and outcomes

Program Subject to Change

Accreditation: The American Society of Plastic Surgeons® (ASPS) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation: The ASPS designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.