Grand Rounds Series: Image Ordering Guidelines: NEURORADIOLOGY
Friday, August 10, 2012 from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM (EDT)
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 1 of 4 (Please register for future events separately):
|1.||August 10||Neuroradiology||Dr. Tim Meier|
|Lunch sponsored by Regency Hospital Company and Select Specialty Hospital|
|2.||September 14||Tumor Management||Dr. Ram Mannava, Dr. Dave Hoenninger|
|3.||October 12||Body & Contrast||Dr. Vikram Krishnasetty|
|4.||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 clinical question while avoiding using ionizing radiation.
THE FINE PRINT:
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 complete the electronic evaluation within 48 hours of the event to claim your credits and receive a certificate. A link will be sent to your registration email address immediately following the event.
There are no commercial interests to disclose by the panel presenters, event planners, or members of the CME Committee.
*TO ACCESS LIVE BROADCAST: Virtual Registrants will receive a username and password via registration email to virtually access this event.
When & Where
Institute for Learning
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.