Illinois Academy of Family Physicians Foundation

Award / $10,000

Priority / Health Innovation

Location / Lisle, IL Statewide Focus

Grant Summary:

The Safe Prescriber- Optimizing Patient Care initiative will deliver education and training with the distinct purpose of empowering physicians to be skillful communicators with their patients thereby having the best possible patient visit each time with every patient. This project will build-off of the National Choosing Wisely® campaign and the current success of Illinois Academy of Family Physician’s Safe Prescriber Program. Under the expanded scope of Safe Prescriber, the initiative seeks to develop a series of education and training (live CME webinars, online enduring CME and marketed materials) on the Choosing Wisely® concepts endorsed by the American Academy of Family Physicians.