Hospital-Employed Physicians and the Medical Staff: Ramifications for Quality and Professionalism Release Date: September 12, 2013 End Date: September 12, 2014
Target Audience This activity is designed for medical staff leaders (Chief of Staffs, Medical Staff Presidents, Medical Directors and Medical Staff members,) medical staff service professionals and medical staff legal counsel.
Statement of Need There is a need to provide education on effective strategies for employed physicians versus non-employed physicians and the effects on medical staffs and their self-governance in order to prevent conflicts between the two and provide optimal patient care within the hospital.
Statement of Competency This activity is designed to address the following ABMS/ACGME competencies: patient care, professionalism, systems-based practice and interdisciplinary teamwork. Receiving Your Certificate of Participation In order to receive your Certificate of Participation, you must complete an evaluation.
Planning Committee Roger Brown, PhD – AMA CME Program Committee James DeNuccio, MBA - Director of Physicians in Practice/AMA Louita C. Edje, MD - OMSS Representative/AMA James A. Goodyear, MD, FACS – OMSS Representative/AMA Stephen T. House, MD - OMSS Representative/AMA Brian D. Johnston, MD - OMSS Representative/AMA Robert G. Pugach, MD - OMSS Representative/AMA Arthur D. Snow, Jr, MD - OMSS Governing Council Chair/AMA Katie Pajak, MEd - Program Development Administrator/AMA Lewis D. Yecies, MD - OMSS Representative/AMA
Faculty Elizabeth A. Snelson, Esq., Counsel to Medical Staffs