ACCME Accreditation Statement:
The Medical College of Wisconsin is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

AMA Credit Designation Statement:
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Hours of Participation for Allied Health Care Professionals:
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this activity for up to 1.0 hours of participation for continuing education for allied health professionals.

Session date: 
Thursday, October 10, 2019 - 7:00am to 8:00am
Location: 
Medical College of Wisconsin
8701 Watertown Plank Road
Hub Building, 1st floor, A1015/A1035
Milwaukee, WI 53226
United States
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
    AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 1.00 Hours of Participation
    Hours of Participation credit.

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Program Description: 

While seperate Trauma CME is no longer required by the American College of Surgery for emergency medicine faculty, the value of this interdisciplinary conference continues to be recognized.  Traumatically injured patients make up 28% of Emergency Department visits (Center for Disease Control data).  Our faculty need to be prepared to provide high quality care with the best current practices.

Target audience: 

Physicians
Allied Health Care Professionals

Learning objectives: 
  1. Understand the current recommendations and evidence-based practice for the diagnosis, treatment and management of traumatic injuries that present to the ED.
  2. Recognize and effectively discuss patient safety issues, quality improvement principles and areas for improved communication and collaboration with other services for purposes of both individual and systems improvement in providing the highest quality of care in the treatment of trauma patients.
Faculty & credentials: 

Presenter: Kathleen Williams, MD

 

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CME Coordinator Contact Information

Name: 
Jennifer Myszkowski
Phone number: 
+1 (414) 955-1112