CME Grand Rounds
Wednesday, August 20, 2014, 12 - 1 p.m.
Tom Roberts Conference Center
Hendrick Medical Center, 1900 Pine Street, Abilene, Texas
Lunch is provided
Title: "Hold me liable for WHAT? He's not MY patient!" (Ethical and Practical Aspects of the Curbside Consult)
Speaker: Howard Morgan, MD, MA, MS, FACS, FAANS, FCLM
Professor (Trammell Crow Endowed Professorship in Neurosurgery)
Department of Neurological Surgery
UTSW Medical Center
At the completion of this presentation, the participant will be able to:
1. Identify the curbside consult in routine medical practice.
2. Identify reasons for and against the curbside consult.
3. Explain when the curbside consult should become a formal consult.
4. Describe when the curbside consult may become a legal problem.
Target Audience: All practicing physicians and other interested health care professionals.
Hendrick Medical Center is accredited by the Texas Medical Association to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Hendrick Medical Center designates this live educational activity for a maximum of one (1) AMA PRA Category 1 Credit tm. Physicians should claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
This course has been designated by Hendrick Medical Center for 1 credit of education in medical ethics and/or professional responsibility.