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Continuing Medical Education (CME)

CME - Tumor Board / Breast Conference

Tumor Board / Breast Conference

date Thursday, September 4, 2014 - 7:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.
fee Free
location Northwestern Lake Forest Hospital Health Education Center Rooms B & C
 

Preserving Your Practice and Your Sanity: How to Avoid the Pitfalls of New Age Documentation and Clinical Care Guidelines

Northwestern Lake Forest Hospital Monthly Speaker Series

In this monthly lecture series, physicians will discuss current research-based knowledge with their peers across different specialties.

Andrew D. Bunta, MD, board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery will present the topic:

Preserving Your Practice and Your Sanity: How to Avoid the Pitfalls of New Age Documentation and Clinical Care Guidelines. 

At the end of the program, participants will be able to:

 Improve the understanding of documentation requirements necessary to support the patient's severity of illness.

 Understand guidelines and restrictions in place for coding specialists in relation to medical record data and information entries.

 Improve knowledge regarding Case Mix Index and mortality statistics.

 Clarify guidelines pertaining to patient's admission status, level of care, inpatient procedure status and the "two-midnight" rule.

 Gain understanding of Quality of Care Measures and their availability on public websites, as reported for hospitals and physicians.

 Appreciate the eventual arrival and implementation of ICD-10 and the need for consistent and accurate documentation to ease its adoption.

Continental breakfast will be served at 7:00 am and the lecture will begin at 7:30 am.

Register online below for this CME. For more information, please contact Sybil Chadwick at 847.535.7249 or schadwic@nmh.org or Sarah Baggs at 312.926.7975 or sbaggs@nmh.org.

Download complete program details in the attached brochure.

Accreditation Statement

The Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation Statement

The Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) ™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

speaker

 Andrew D. Bunta, MD, Board Certified in Orthopaedic Surgery 

date Friday, September 5, 2014 - Breakfast is served at 7 am and the CME is 7:30-8:30 am
fee Free
location Northwestern Lake Forest Hospital Health Education Center Room A
Register Online
 

CME - Trauma Committee

Trauma Committee

date Wednesday, September 17, 2014 - 7:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.
fee Free
location Northwestern Lake Forest Hospital Health Education Center Room A
 

CME - ED Pediatrics Committee

ED Pediatrics Committee

date Wednesday, September 17, 2014 - 9:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
fee Free
location Northwestern Lake Forest Hospital Café 2
 

CME - Tumor Board / Breast Conference

Tumor Board / Breast Conference

date Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 7:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.
fee Free
location Northwestern Lake Forest Hospital Health Education Center Rooms B & C
 

CME - Quarterly Speaker Series

Quarterly Speaker Series

date Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
fee Free
location TBD
 

CME - Tumor Board / Breast Conference

Tumor Board / Breast Conference

date Thursday, September 25, 2014 - 7:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.
fee Free
location Northwestern Lake Forest Hospital Health Education Center Rooms B & C
 

CME - Grand Rounds-Case Presentation

Grand Rounds-Case Presentation

date Friday, September 26, 2014 - 7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.
fee Free
location Northwestern Lake Forest Hospital Health Education Center Room A
 
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