Course Directors

  • Marc Jackson, MD
  • Deanne Williams, MS, CNM


The purpose of this activity is to understand the role and responsibilities, as well as review the professional and clinical expectations of an Intermountain APC. As well as, to help familiarize new APCs with resources that contribute to successful practice and personal learning needs specific to his or her department. This will help foster an opportunity to share knowledge and resources with other Intermountain APCs.


Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Discuss bylaws, privileging, and scope of practice: following the rules.
  • Demonstrate proficiency with Electronic Medical Records: tools for success.
  • Complete required clinical documentation: maximizing communication to payers & colleagues.
  • Contribute to the mission: leadership, mentoring, education and professional development.
  • Describe clinical support: principles guiding routine practice. For example: writing Rx and lab orders, core measures of clinical competence, and compliance.

Target Audience

APCs with hospital privileges. While employee-focused, this course is recommended for all privileged APCs.


The course is offered on the first Wednesday of every month. To register for the course, please contact Deanne Williams or Mary Harris. Their contact information is also listed on the upper right of this page. 

Oct. 3
Nov. 7
Dec. 5

*Second Wednesday of month

Accreditation: This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of Primary Children’s Hospital, the Department of Pediatrics at the University of Utah School of Medicine, and the Intermountain Healthcare Medical Group. Primary Children’s Hospital is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

AMA Credit: Primary Children’s Hospital designates this live educational activity for a maximum of 6.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

If any participant of this program is in need of accommodation, please do not hesitate to call and/or write to the CME office in order to receive service. A request for accommodation can be made by calling 801.442.3930. Reasonable prior notice is required.