Opioids and Controlled Substances

ACMS October Dinner Meeting & Vendor Show

“Opioids and Controlled Substances”

Tuesday, October 23, 2018
(2hr CME Credit to meet FL BoM Requirements*)


Michelle R. Mendez, DO
Mendez Family Care
Jacksonville, Florida

Location:
Hilton UF Conference Center
1714 SW 34th Street, Gainesville, FL 32607

6:00 – 7:00 pm Social Hour; 7:00 – 9:00 pm CME Program and Dinner
Free: ACMS Members $150 Non-Member Physicians**

RSVP Required by October 15th – acmsassist@acms.net or 352-376-0715

Learning Objectives:

  1. Describe Current Standards for Prescribing Controlled Substances;
  2. Explain the Risk of Addiction;
  3. Identify Florida Laws and Rules Related to the Prescribing of Controlled Substances;
  4. Discuss Non-Opioid and Non-Pharmacological Alternatives for Treating Pain

Accreditation: This session/course provided by the Florida Osteopathic Medical Association (FOMA), satisfies the State-mandated 2-hour “Prescribing Controlled Substance” requirement, in compliance with HB21. The Course has been approved by the Florida Board of Osteopathic Medicine, the Florida Board of Medicine, the Florida Board of Dentistry, the Florida Board of Podiatric Medicine and the Florida Board of Optometry.
Credit: The Florida Osteopathic Medical Association designates this live activity for a maximum of 2 Credits. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Disclosure: Dr. Mendez has disclosed that he has no relevant financial relationships. No one else in a position to control content has any financial relationship(s) to disclose.

2018 Spring Vendor Show and April Dinner Meeting

Panel Discussion: “The Opioid Epidemic”

Matthew Ryan, MD, – UF Health Emergency Medicine
Rupa Lloyd, JD – Dell/Salter: Attorneys At Law
Circuit Judge Phillip Pena, Eighth Judicial Circuit
Robert Reilly, US Drug Enforcement Agency
Scott A. Teitelbaum, MD, Florida Recovery Center
Moderator: Carl Dragstedt, DO – VAMC Cardiology

1 hr CME Credit

Tuesday, April 17, 2018
Hilton UF Conference Center
1714 SW 34th Street, Gainesville, Florida

6:00 – 7:00 pm Social
7:00 – 8:00 pm CME Presentation and Dinner
Members and Alliance: Free; Guests: $60
RSVP Required by Wednesday, April 12th
acmsassist@acms.net or 352-376-0715

Sponsors:

Contemporary Medical and Surgical Management of Mitral Disease

1 hr CME Credit

Tuesday, January 9, 2018

By: Charles Klodell, MD, North Florida Heart & Lung Institute and Ilie T. Barb, MD, The Cardiac & Vascular Institute

At: North Florida Regional Medical Center, South Tower Conference Room 6500 W. Newberry Road, Gainesville, Florida

6:00 – 7:00 pm Social
7:00 – 8:00 pm CME Presentation and Dinner

Members, Alliance and Guests: No Charge

RSVP Required by January 4th acmsassist@acms.net or 352-376-0715

Generously Sponsored by:

November CME Dinner Meeting

Prevention of Medical Errors

Tuesday, November 14, 2017
(2 hr CME Credit)
Speaker: Michelle Bilsky, CHCO, CBA, MLA, LHRM
Vice President of Risk Management, MedMal Direct Insurance Company
At the Plantation Hall Haile Village Center, 5100 SW 91st Terrace, Gainesville, FL

6:00 – 7:00 pm Social Hour
7:00 – 9:00 pm CME Program and Dinner

Members and Alliance: No Charge Guests: $50

RSVP Required by November 9th
acmsassist@acms.net, 352-376-0715 or 352-376-0715

Learning Objectives:

  1. Examine safety systems within health care sources
  2. Identify the most common standard-of-care violations
  3. Define risk management measures designed to reduce medical errors and improve patient outcomes
  4. Explain the necessary elements of a root cause analysis
  5. Describe the effect of medical errors on healthcare
  6. Discuss safety needs of special populations and the importance of public education in reducing errors.

Accreditation: This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and Policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint sponsorship of the University of Florida College of Medicine and Alachua County Medical Society. The University of Florida College of Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Credit: The University of Florida College of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 2 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. CME #: 8334

Generously sponsored by

The October CME Dinner Meeting and Vendor Show

Maintenance of Certification: ABMS VS NBPAS

Tuesday, October 10, 2017
(1 hr CME Credit)
Speaker: Timothy C. Flynn, MD, FACS
Sr. Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs, UF Division of Vascular Surgery at the Hilton UF Conference Center
1714 SW 34th Street, Gainesville, FL

6:00 – 7:00 pm Vendor Show
7:00 – 8:00 pm CME Program and Dinner

Members and Alliance: No Charge
Guests: $50

RSVP Required by October 5th
acmsassist@acms.net or 352-376-0715

Upcoming Dinner Meetings:
November 14, 2017: Prevention of Medical Errors
January 9, 2018: Surgical Management of Mitral Disease
February 13, 2018: Physician Burnout
March 13, 2018: Research Poster Session/CME presentation TBD
April 10, 2018: Candidate’s Debate/Spring Vendor Show
May 8, 2018: ACMS Annual Awards