Introduction

Grand Rounds 2017 Audio Conference Series

January 1, 2017

Get Your Medical Staff Documents in Shipshape!

Grand Rounds” is HortySpringer’s series of one-hour audio conferences designed for even the busiest hospital and medical staff leaders.

  • Offered the first Tuesday of each month in 2017 from 1:00 – 2:00 p.m. (Eastern Time).
  • Register for the full series (includes Bonus Audio Conference) for just $1,850.
  • Registration includes the MP3 at no extra charge following each conference.

Education Credit

Each of these activities are jointly provided by the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine Center for Continuing Education in the Health Sciences and HortySpringer Seminars.  The University of Pittsburgh is an affirmative action, equal opportunity institution. Participation in each of these live activities has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.

These courses have also been approved for National Association of Medical Staff Services (NAMSS) continuing education credit and NAMSS hereby awards 1.0 NAMSS continuing education credits for participation in each monthly activity.  Accreditation of this educational content in no way implies endorsement or sponsorship by NAMSS.

Instructions on how to obtain your Continuing Education certificate for audio conferences will be e-mailed to the contact person for your organization at the conclusion of each audio conference.

 

2017 Audio Conference Schedule

Guide to Drafting and Adopting Medical Staff Bylaws, Policies and Rules & RegulationsBonus session for Organizations that purchase the full Grand Rounds 2017 series

FACULTY:  Barbara Blackmond and Rachel Remaley
December 13, 2016


Medical Staff Bylaws — Session 1: Credentialing

FACULTY:  Susan Lapenta and Ian Donaldson
January 3, 2017


Medical Staff Bylaws — Session 2: Privileging

FACULTY:  Barbara Blackmond and Charlie Chulack
February 7, 2017


Medical Staff Bylaws — Session 3: Collegial Intervention & Peer Review Activities

FACULTY:  Linda Haddad and Susan Lapenta 
March 7, 2017


Medical Staff Bylaws — Session 4: Automatic Relinquishment, Suspensions & Investigations

FACULTY:  Linda Haddad and Susan Lapenta
April 4, 2017


Medical Staff Bylaws — Session 5: Hearings, Appeals and Litigation

FACULTY:  Susan Lapenta and Charlie Chulack
May 2, 2017


Professional Practice Evaluation Policy — Nuts and Bolts

FACULTY:  Paul Verardi and Phil Zarone
June 6, 2017


Professional Practice Evaluation Policy — Special Topics

FACULTY:  Paul Verardi and Phil Zarone
July 11, 2017


Professionalism Policy

FACULTY:  Barbara Blackmond and Rachel Remaley
August 1, 2017


Practitioner Health & Wellness Policy

FACULTY:  Rachel Remaley and Charlie Chulack 
September 5, 2017


Hot Topics: Vaccination, Marijuana & Opioids

FACULTY:  Alan Steinberg and Joshua Hodges
October 3, 2017


On-Call and EMTALA Policies

FACULTY:  Alan Steinberg and Phil Zarone
November 7, 2017


Policies on Confidentiality & Access to Peer Review Files

FACULTY:  Nick Calabrese and Ian Donaldson
December 5, 2017

Education Credit

Each of these activities are jointly provided by the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine Center for Continuing Education in the Health Sciences and HortySpringer Seminars.  The University of Pittsburgh is an affirmative action, equal opportunity institution. Participation in each of these live activities has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.

These courses have also been approved for National Association of Medical Staff Services (NAMSS) continuing education credit and NAMSS hereby awards 1.0 NAMSS continuing education credits for participation in each monthly activity.  Accreditation of this educational content in no way implies endorsement or sponsorship by NAMSS.

Instructions on how to obtain your Continuing Education certificate for audio conferences will be e-mailed to the contact person for your organization at the conclusion of each audio conference.

Registration

Audio Conference Registration:   $1,850/line for all twelve 2017 monthly Grand Rounds (includes BONUS Session on December 13, 2016)*

Audio Conference & MP3:     $1,850 for all 2017 monthly Grand Rounds (Participation and MP3)

CD Only:     $1,850 for all 2017 monthly Grand Round recordings

MP3 Only:    $1,850 for all 2017 monthly Grand Round recordings

Mix and Match:  $250 for each individual Grand Rounds audio conference.