Choosing Wisely, an initiative of ABIM (American Board of Internal Medicine) Foundation, has a goal of assisting clinicians to make wise decisions about care that is supported by evidence, not duplicative, free from harm, and truly necessary. This session will present AOTA's partnership with Choosing Wisely, an overview of the resources available to support implementation, and an overview of the development of five new recommendations.
? Describe the Choosing Wisely initiative, resources developed, and activities completed to date to communicate and disseminate “5 Things Providers and Patients Should Question.”
? Describe current efforts to develop 5 additional Choosing Wisely recommendations.
Glen Gillen, EdD, OTR, FAOTA, Columbia University, New York, NY; Julie Dorsey, OTD, OTR/L, CEAS, FAOTA, Ithaca College, Ithaca, NY; Aimee Piller, PhD, OTR/L, BCP, Piller Child Development, Phoenix, AZ; Kristie Patten, PhD, OT/L, FAOTA, New York University, New York, NY