Tuesday, August 30, 2005

Legal Aspects of Wound Care and Hyperbaric Medicine

Legal Aspects of Wound Care and Hyperbaric Medicine

Pre-Course to the UHMS Gulf Coast Chapter

Annual Scientific Meeting

Sea Turtle Inn, Jacksonville, Florida

Wednesday, September 28, 2005



CLICK HERE FOR BROCHURE
http://www.uhms.org/Chapters/GCC/GCC 2005 Updates/GCC_2005_PreCourse.htm



Get answers to these questions:

· What should every medical professional know about the legal system?

· Why do medical professionals get sued?

· How do I avoid being sued?

· What do chart auditors look for?

· What are some ethical considerations for a hyperbaric medicine practice?



Schedule / Wednesday, September 28, 2005

1:30
p.m.
-
2:30
p.m.
What You Need To Know About The Legal System
Barry E. Swartz, MD, JD

2:30
p.m.
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3:30
p.m.
Why Providers Get Sued: How to Avoid Being Sued
J. Martin Smith, MD

3:30
p.m.
-
4:30
p.m.
Ethics in Hyperbaric Medicine
Caroline E. Fife, MD

4:30
p.m.
-
5:00
p.m.
Common Finding in Chart Audits
Craig L. Broussard, PhD, RN

5:00
p.m.
-
5:30
p.m.
Findings of the OIG Hyperbaric Chart Audit
Thomas M. Bozzuto, DO

5:30
p.m.
-
6:30
p.m.
Panel Discussion
All Faculty




Who Should Attend

This program is appropriate for physicians, nurses, and others practicing wound care and hyperbaric medicine.



Faculty

Thomas M. Bozzuto, DO

Craig L. Broussard, PhD, RN

Caroline E. Fife, MD

J. Martin Smith, MD

Barry E. Swartz, MD, JD



Program Location

This seminar will be held at the Sea Turtle Inn in Jacksonville, Florida. The Sea Turtle Inn is located at One Ocean Blvd, Atlantic Beach, Florida 32233. To contact the hotel for Reservations call (904) 249-7402 or (800) 874-6000. In order to receive group rate please identify yourself with the UHMS GCC.



Registration Fee

Tuition for the Legal Aspects of Wound Care and Hyperbaric Medicine seminar is $100 for physicians, $75 for nurses and other practitioners, and $50 for students. Fees can be paid by cash, check, American Express, Discover, MasterCard, or VISA and should be received prior to course date.



For More Information Please Contact

International ATMO, Inc.

Education Department

414 Navarro, Suite 502

San Antonio, Texas 78205

(210) 614-3688 • FAX (210) 223-4864

education@hyperbaricmedicine.com

www.hyperbaricmedicine.com

CLICK HERE FOR BROCHURE
http://www.uhms.org/Chapters/GCC/GCC 2005 Updates/GCC_2005_PreCourse.htm