Medical and Legal Aspects of Pain Management: 2012 Update

Venue: Aboard Royal Caribbean\'s Slendour of the Seas

Location: Departing Venice, Italy

Event Date/Time: Jul 21, 2012 End Date/Time: Jul 28, 2012
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Description

14 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)â„¢
14 Contact Hours
Course Fees:
Physicians, Attorneys, Dentists, Psychologists - $695
Other Professionals - $450
Plus the cost of the cruise

Seminar on MEDICAL ETHICS AND LEGAL MEDICINE:
including Law and Ethics of Pain Management for Practitioners

Seminar Outline
AMERICAN LAW & JUDICIAL PROCESS


MEDICAL ETHICS & BIOETHICS
1. Bioethics, Professionalism, and Communication
2. Fetal Interests, Abortion and Stem Cell Research
3. End of Life Decisions, Aid in Dying & Assisted Suicide

REGULATION OF MEDICAL PRACTICE
1. HIPAA, EMTALA, and Other Federal Mandates
2. Licensing, Credentialing, Privileging and Impairment Issues
3. Fraud and Abuse AND Criminal Negligence

LAW OF HOSPITALS, NURSES AND MANAGED CARE ORGANIZATIONS
1. Hospital and Nursing Liability
2. Liability of MCOs

MEDICAL LIABILITY & MALPRACTICE MOCK TRIAL
1. Medical Negligence: Causes, Prevention and Defenses
2. Medical Records and Spoliation of Evidence
3. Capacity, Competency, Informed Consent and Informed Refusal
4. Expert Medical Testimony
5. MOCK TRIAL: Liability in Selected Specialties

14 CLE Credits have been applied for with the Florida Bar

Conference Sessions generally take place during the days at sea (as cruise itinerary allows) to avoid conflicts with Ports of Call or evening entertainment.

Venue

Cruising the Eastern Mediterranean
Italy
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