This CME will help you maintain your Florida license & address key issues that affect FL-licensed physicians.
9:00 - 11:00 am, Domestic Violence - 2 credits: Fulfill the renewal requirement (two credits every six years) for allopathic and osteopathic physicians licensed in Florida. The content is intended to remind physicians that sometimes the little things they do in everyday practice, like detailed documentation and simple screenings, can make a huge difference in the lives of patients.
11:15 am - 12:15 pm, Florida Laws, Rules and Ethics for Healthcare Professionals - 1 credit: Required for osteopathic physicians licensed in Florida, this course is intended to demystify Florida’s physician licensure and regulatory process and to highlight the top regulatory and ethical issues currently affecting Florida-licensed physicians. Allopathic physicians will be awarded general credit and can use it toward their general requirements.
12:45 - 2:45 pm, Prevention of Medical Errors - 2 credits: This mandatory course includes the required content required by the Florida Boards of Medicine and Osteopathic Medicine for prevention of medical errors, including root cause analysis, error reduction and prevention, patient safety, and the most commonly misdiagnosed conditions identified by the two Boards.
3:00 - 5:00 pm, Controlled Substance Prescribing - 2 credits: CME requirement for Florida-licensed MDs and DOs who are registered with the DEA and authorized to prescribe controlled substances. The course will highlight updated and new prescribing laws and rules; emphasize the current standards for prescribing controlled substances, particularly opiates; review alternatives to opiates, including nonpharmacological options; and address the risks of opioid addiction following all stages of treatment in the management of acute pain.
The Florida Medical Association is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The Florida Medical Association designates this live activity for a maximum of seven (7.0) AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Disclosure: Neither the planners nor the speakers of these sessions disclosed relevant financial relationships with ineligible companies.
How does the livestream event process work?
Access Event Links in your FMA account profile:
- Sign in to your FMA account profile and select the CME Access/Credit tab.
- Event access link will be available the day before the event.
- Claim CME credit will be available the day of the event and until the specified deadline.
- After the event, the event access link will change to the recording within 24 hours and be available until the posted date.
- Confirmation email with event links and details from the Florida Medical Association by close of the next business day.
- Event reminder emails one week, one day, and one hour before the event begins.
- Use the JOIN WEBINAR button in the confirmation and/or reminder emails to access the webinar.
- Slides and/or documents will be in the handouts section of the webinar, if available.
- Follow-up email from the FMA containing a link to the recorded session will be sent within 24 hours of the event conclusion.
- Access to the recording will remain open until October 3.
Claiming CME Credit:
- An email from the FMA directing you to your account profile's Access CME/Claim Credit tab will be sent at the conclusion of the event.
- CME credit will be reported to CE Broker after the October 3 deadline.
- Certificates will be mailed by October 8.
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