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Texas2Step2014

4th Annual Texas Two-Step Conference: Medicolegal Issues in OB/GYN

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When:
Friday and Saturday, February 28 - March 1, 2014
Registration: 7:00 A.M.
Program: 8:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.

Where:
Hotel Sorella at City Centre
800 Sorella Court
Houston, TX 77024

This activity is approved for15 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ contact hours.

Thank You for Your Interest. The 4th Annual Texas Two-Step Conference: Medicolegal Issues in OB/GYN Has Already Taken Place.

Target Audience

Physicians, nurses and other prenatal healthcare providers, as well as lawyers, risk managers, and paralegals interested in medical malpractice in OB/GYN.

Course Description

Obstetrics and Gynecology is one of the highest at-risk specialties for legal litigation, as there remains a high acuity and case complexity rate for women (pregnant and non-pregnant). Although rates are improving, there remain multiple areas of opportunity to reduce the frequency of near misses and medical errors, therefore preventing unnecessary harm.

The two-day conference will include experts in Obstetrics and Gynecology providing current perspectives, guidelines and best practices for significant healthcare liability concerns in OB/GYN.

This conference is in collaboration with:

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Friday, February 28th, 2014

 

7:00 - 8:00  Registration and Continental Breakfast
8:00 - 8:15 Welcome, Introductions and Announcements
BlackwellSean Blackwell, M.D.

8:15 - 9:00 Preventable Adverse Outcomes Related to Maternal Hypertensive Disease
SibaiBaha Sibai, M.D.

9:00 - 9:45 How to Avoid Surgical Complications in Vaginal Surgery
KarramMickey Karram, M.D.

9:45 - 10:00 Break
10:00 - 10:45 Risk Management: A primer of Issues for OB/GYNs
ShahAashish Shah, M.D., J.D.
10:45 - 11:30 Preventable Maternal and Fetal Complications Related to Operative and Routine Vaginal Delivery
GeiAlfredo Gei, M.D.

11:30 - 12:15 Most Common Medical Errors in Infertility
AbdallahMazen Abdallah, M.D.

12:15 - 1:00 Lunch

1:00 - 1:45 Medicolegal Issues Related to Vaginal Mesh
KarramMickey Karram, M.D.
1:45 - 2:30 The Role of Hospitalists in Labor and Delivery in Reducing Medicolegal Liability
BartonJohn Barton, M.D.

2:30 - 2:45 Break
2:45 - 3:30 Medicolegal Issues Related to Gynecologic Surgery
KarramMickey Karram, M.D.
3:30 - 4:15 Medicolegal Issues in Ultrasound and Prenatal Diagnosis
Dr. Anthony JohnsonAnthony Johnson, D.O.
4:15 - 5:00 What Would You Do? GYN Case Studies
KatzModerator: Allan Katz, M.D.
5:00 Conclusion
   


Saturday, March 1st, 2014

 

7:00 - 8:00  Registration and Continental Breakfast

8:00 - 8:15 Welcome, Introductions and Announcements
BlackwellSean Blackwell, M.D.

8:15 - 9:00      Preventable Adverse Outcomes Related to Obstetrical Hemorrhage
SibaiBaha Sibai, M.D.

9:00 - 9:45 Anatomy of a Medical Malpractice Lawsuit
JonesW. Russ Jones, J.D.

9:45 - 10:00 Break

10:00 - 10:45 How to Avoid Being Sued for Injury Related to Infections and Sepsis in Obstetrics
BartonJohn Barton, M.D.

10:45 - 11:30 Missed or Delayed Diagnoses in Gynecologic Cancer: How to Avoid
LucciJoseph Lucci, III, M.D.

11:30 - 12:15 Medicolegal Issues with Shoulder Dystocia and Brachial Plexus Impairment
ChauhanSuneet Chauhan, M.D.

12:15 - 1:00 Lunch

1:00 - 1:45 FHR Monitoring and Interpretation: Lessons Learned from Medicolegal Process
BlackwellSean Blackwell, M.D.

1:45 - 2:30 Risk Management Issues Related to OB Triage
SaadeGeorge Saade, M.D.

2:30 - 2:45 Break

2:45 - 3:30 Medical Errors in Benign Gynecology
JalloulRanda Jalloul, M.D.

3:30 - 4:15 Strategies and Solutions on How to Avoid and/or Survive Medical Malpractice Allegation
JonesW. Russ Jones, J.D.

4:15 - 5:00 What Would You Do?
SibaiModerator: Baha Sibai, M.D.

5:00 Conclusion

   

CME / CEU Transcripts

For Physicians: Transcripts will be sent to the email address provided at check-in within 2-3 weeks from the event date.

For Nurses: Transcripts were provided to all nurses at the completion of the course.

For Physicians

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and Policies of the Texas Medical Association (TMA) through the joint sponsorship of Memorial Hermann Health System and the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston. Memorial Hermann Health System is accredited by TMA to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Memorial Hermann Health System designates this live activity for a maximum of 15 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Participants should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

For Nurses and Other Healthcare Providers

Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center is an approved provider for continuing nursing education by the Texas Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center Commission on Accreditation.

This activity is approved for 7.5 contact hours on Day 1 and 7.5 contact hours on Day 2.

Course Description

Obstetrics and Gynecology is one of the highest at-risk specialties for legal litigation, as there remains a high acuity and case complexity rate for women (pregnant and non-pregnant). Although rates are improving, there remain multiple areas of opportunity to reduce the frequency of near misses and medical errors, therefore preventing unnecessary harm.

Obstetrics and Gynecology is one of the highest at-risk specialties for legal litigation, as there remains a high acuity and case complexity rate for women (pregnant and non-pregnant). Although rates are improving, there remain multiple areas of opportunity to reduce the frequency of near misses and medical errors, therefore preventing unnecessary harm.

Contact Information

Thank you for your interest.
The 4th Annual Texas Two-Step Conference: Medicolegal Issues in OB/GYN
has already taken place.

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4th Annual Texas Two-Step Conference: Medicolegal Issues in OB/GYN

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