Upcoming CME events
Opioid Act 124 Mandatory Training is now available as a recorded event. This event fulfills the new law mandating two hours of CME training for all providers who have a DEA license. The training is required prior to your next re-licensure, which is Oct. 31, 2018, for DOs and Dec. 31, 2018, for MDs. Go to www.lghealth.org/cme and click on CME on Demand. Hit “ctrl f5” to search for “Act 124” to find the event. Or click here to be taken directly to the course, and use your LGH username (what you use for Epic) to log in. After you take the course, you must complete a post-test and evaluation to receive your credits.
7 to 9 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 30, PA College of Health Sciences, High Auditorium: 2017 PA College Distinguished Lecturer Series: Direct Activism in the Era of Anti-Science. Investigative reporter, author and filmmaker David France will discuss how to apply the lessons from the AIDS crisis to today's improbable world of science doubting, media accountability and political turmoil. Registration and event details can be found here.
Special symposia (Pre-registration required)
5 to 10:15 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 14, or 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 16: Buprenorphine Waiver Training will be offered at two locations and times. Thursday’s event, which includes dinner 5 to 5:30 p.m., will be held in the multipurpose room at the PA College of Health Sciences. Saturday’s event at the Stager Conference Center at LGH will include breakfast 7 to 8 a.m. and lunch during the event. Speaker is Adam Lake, M.D.
5:30 to 8 p.m. Thursday, March 29, or Tuesday, May 1, Stager Conference Center: Mandated Training for Act 31 Child Abuse: Suspected Child Abuse & Neglect – Recognizing & Responding to Children at Risk. This event will satisfy the state’s two-hour Act 31 mandated reporter training required prior to your next licensure cycle. The event is not recorded and must be attended live. Only members of the LGH Medical & Dental Staff may register and attend this conference. You will need your medical license number and the last four digits of your SSN to register. Dinner, 5:30 to 6 p.m.; program, 6 to 8 p.m.
Grand Rounds and recurring events in November and December (Pre-registration not required)
7 to 8 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 21, Stager Conference Center: Family Medicine Grand Rounds will feature Kristi Dively, D.O., speaking on Addiction and Pregnancy. Dr. Dively is with the Retreat at Lancaster County.
Noon to 1 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 6, Stager Conference Center: Department of Medicine Grand Rounds features Joseph McPhee, M.D., speaking on current outcomes of bariatric surgery and new weight-loss approaches.
Wednesday, Dec. 6, WBH Nursery 2: OB Simulation to be held noon to 1 p.m., 1 to 2 p.m., 2 to 3 p.m. or 3 to 4 p.m.; choose the most convenient time for you. Speakers are Robert Faizon, M.D.; Vivian Haughton, MSN, RN, CNS; and Christine Hansson, MSN, RN.
For more details on the events above, go to www.lghealth.org/cme, click on Month-at-a-Glance Calendar and click on an event of interest. LG Health CME events are open to all providers on the LG Health Medical & Dental Staff. Special symposia require registration, but Grand Rounds don’t. Grand Rounds are recorded and are available at www.lghealth.org/cme by clicking on CME on Demand (Enduring Materials). For more information on these and other upcoming events, please visit www.lghealth.org/cme or contact Roxanne Bolinger at the CME office, 717-544-4500 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Prior to attending a CME event, please download the free “eeds” app to your mobile device (Flip-phone holdouts, please add 828-216-8114 to your contact list under “CME.”). You’ll use your mobile device to log your attendance (using your regular LGH user ID and password) instead of paper sign-ins. If you don’t have a mobile device, go to www.lghealth.org/cme to log your attendance within 24 hours of the event.