Fecal Occult Blood Initial Training and Competency
This is the fecal occult blood initial training course for newly credentialed providers. Providers are required to complete this online course prior to patient testing. This course is compliant with the College of American Pathologists and The Joint Commission standards.
NOTE: If you have any questions regarding course content or compliance requirements, please contact the point of care testing coordinator at your entity.
Original Release Date: April 2018
Review Date: January 2019, December 2021
Newly credentialed Baptist Health providers who perform fecal occult blood testing.
Utilize the fecal occult blood test successfully and accurately interpret results.
Joseph Scott, M.D.
Chair and Medical Director
Department of Emergency Medicine
West Kendall Baptist Hospital
Joseph Scott, M.D., conference director and speaker for this educational activity, has no relevant financial relationship with ineligible companies* to disclose and has indicated that the presentation or discussion will not include off-label or unapproved product usage.
Zulma Berrios, M.D., conference director for this educational activity, has no relevant financial relationship with ineligible companies* to disclose.
Juana M. Garcia, B.S., M.T., non-faculty contributors and others involved in the planning, development and editing/review of the content have no relevant financial relationships to disclose with ineligible companies*.
*Ineligible companies -- Companies whose primary business is producing, marketing, selling, re-selling, or distributing healthcare products used by or on patients.
Baptist Health South Florida is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Baptist Health has been re-surveyed by the ACCME and awarded Commendation for 6 years as a provider of CME for physicians.
Baptist Health South Florida designates this enduring material for a maximum of 0.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
- 0.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
- 0.50 General certificate of attendance
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