Special symposia (Pre-registration required)
6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, May 8, Riverdale Manor: Mark your calendars: The Patient Experience: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly will feature speakers Drs. Monty Duke, Bret Levy and Deborah Riley. Registration is limited, so register early here to secure your spot. Only providers on the LGH Medical Dental Staff may attend. Appetizers, 6 to 6:30 p.m.; dinner and event, 6:30 to 8 p.m.
5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 16, Stager Conference Center: Opioid Act 124 Training event’s content has been designed to meet Pennsylvania state law requirements of Act 124, which mandates two hours of training prior to providers’ next re-licensure. Re-licensure varies by provider type; for example, DOs are due Oct. 31, MDs are due Dec. 31, etc. This CME event is restricted to LGH Medical & Dental Staff members only due to space limitations. Register early, as it will be on a first come, first served basis. Dinner, 5:30 to 6 p.m.; training, 6 to 8:30 p.m. Register here.
8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Thursday, May 24, Clinic for Special Children: 2018 Midwife Conference is a joint providership with the Clinic for Special Children. Complex genetic disease can cause rapid morbidity or death among Amish and Mennonite infants if not identified immediately. We present a comprehensive review of disease screening and management for commonly encountered diseases in our population. This course is intended for certified nurse midwives, lay nurse midwives and others interested in the care of newborns with genetic disease. Register here by Friday, May 18. Parking is limited; carpooling is strongly suggested.
Grand Rounds and recurring events in May and June (Pre-registration not required)
7 to 8 a.m. Tuesday, May 15, Stager Conference Center: Family Medicine Grand Rounds will feature Georgetown University’s Dr. Kenneth Lin speaking on PSA screening.
7 to 8 a.m. Thursday, May 17, Stager Conference Center: Save the date for Pediatric Grand Rounds.
Noon to 1 p.m. Wednesday, June 6, Stager Conference Center: DOM Grand Rounds will feature Drs. Drosnes and Garbely from Caron Treatment Centers, speaking on Medication Assisted Treatment for Opioid Use Disorders.
7 to 8 a.m. Tuesday, June 19, Stager Conference Center: Save the date for Family Medicine Grand Rounds.
7 to 8 a.m. Thursday, June 21, Stager Conference Center: Save the date for Pediatric Grand Rounds.
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. You’ll see the training at the top in Featured Materials. 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 an evaluation to receive your credits.
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 717-544-4500, firstname.lastname@example.org or Amber Provinzano at 717-544-4242, email@example.com, in the CME Office.
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 and complete your evaluation. If you don’t have a mobile device, go to www.lghealth.org/cme to log your attendance within 24 hours of the event.