Grand Rounds Series: Imaging Ordering Guidelines: BODY AND CONTRAST
Friday, October 12, 2012 from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM (EDT)
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Providers are currently faced with the challenge of deciphering new imaging technology and its impact on their diagnostic capabilities. By ordering correct exams, providers will ensure the quickest diagnosis for patients, faster healing times, and fewer repeated exams. In this event our Adena radiologists will cover several hot topics in imaging and provide guidance on the most appropriate imaging exams to order.
Event is 3 of 4:
October 12 Body and Contrast Dr. Sriram Mannava
¨Review common imaging pathways for a patient with abnormal vaginal
(Please register for future events separately)
November 16 Musculoskeletal Dr. Josh Houser
WHO SHOULD ATTEND? ALL PHYSICIANS, PHYSICIAN ASSISTANTS, NURSE PRACTITIONERS, NURSES AND GRADUATE CLINICAL STUDENTS
PARTICIPANTS SHOULD BE ABLE TO:
· ORDER THE BEST IMAGING TEST FOR A GIVEN CLINICAL SCENARIO.
· DETERMINE WHEN A CONTRAST AGENT IS CONTRAINDICATED BASED ON THE PATIENT’S CLINICAL HISTORY.
· ORDER THE IMAGING STUDY THAT MOST APPROPRIATELY ANSWERS THE CLINCIAL QUESTION WHILE AVOIDING USING IONIZING RADIATION.
ADENA HEALTH SYSTEM IS ACCREDITED BY THE OHIO STATE MEDICAL ASSOCIATION TO PROVIDE CONTINUING MEDICAL EDUCATION FOR PHYSICIANS. ADENA HEALTH SYSTEM DESIGNATES EACH LIVE EDUCATIONAL ACTIVITY FOR A MAXIMUM OF 1 AMA PRA CATEGORY 1 CREDIT™.
Category 1 AMA PRA Credits are applicable toward continuing education for nursing licensure.
PLEASE ATTEND AND COMPLETE THE ELECTRONIC EVALUATION (LINK WILL BE SENT TO YOUR REGISTRATION ADDRESS) WITHIN 48 HOURS OF THE EVENT TO CLAIM YOUR CREDITS AND RECEIVE A CERTIFICATE.
*TO ACCESS LIVE BROADCAST: Virtual Registrants will receive a username and password via registration email to virutally access this event.
There are no commercial interests to disclose by the panel presenters, event planners or CME Committee members.
When & Where
PACCAR Medical Education Center
The Adena Institute for Learning is housed in the PACCAR Medical Education Center, the leading education facility located on the campus of Adena Regional Medical Center in Chillicothe, Ohio. The Institue is comprised of multiple Accademies that support Adena's mission "To Heal, To Educate, To Care" by providing evidence based, timely and effective education to physicians and staff.
Opened in September 2008, the PACCAR Medical Education Center is a dream that became a reality thanks to the cooperation of Adena, local, state, and federal officials, and the community. Through philanthropic grants, our community raised over $5 million to support the construction of the PACCAR Center while Adena Health System contributed $10 million.
The PACCAR Medical Education Center...bringing the future of medicine to Southern Ohio and beyond.