Staying Connected to our Healing Spirit through Increasing Wellness and Decreasing Burnout 2018
Waukesha County Medical Society Dinner Program
Presenters H. Steven Moffic, MD and Randall Levin, MD, FACEP will share their thoughts on burnout as a systemic problem that afflicts clinicians who feel themselves trapped in systems that do not seem to honor—and may actively impede—their professional ethical responsibility to care for patients.
Attending physicians, Preceptors, community physicians and other practicing physicians
- Define the 2-Prong approach to Wellness and Preventing the Burning-out Process
- Describe the attributes of a Healthy Work Environment and how you can be a physician leader partnering with the
organization to help create it.
6:00 p.m. Reception
6:30 p.m. Dinner & Program
8:30 p.m. Adjournment
Mitzi Kramer, MD
Board Member, Waukesha County Medical Society
H. Steven Moffic, MD - Recipient of APA’s 2016 APA Administrative Psychiatry Award, Doctor Moffic retired from clinical work and his tenured professorship at the Medical College of Wisconsin in 2012. He continues to write, present, and serve on boards. His special areas of interest include ethics, culture, and burnout. He is among the 18 psychiatrists selected to serve on the American Psychiatric Association's ad-hoc Workgroup on Psychiatrist Well-being and Burnout. The group was formed to help facilitate APA’s focus on well-being and burnout by addressing the areas of data, education, resources and communications. The group is working through APA administration and with Councils, Committees and other experts, and is coordinating efforts with the work of allied organizations, including AMA, AAMC, ACGME and NAS to address the issue.
Randall Levin, FACEP - A graduate of the Medical College of Wisconsin, practiced Emergency Medicine for 28 years in Milwaukee before retiring from active clinical practice 2005. While clinically practicing full-time, he held many leadership roles including Medical Director and Business Director for his physician group, Medical Director & Chief of the Emergency Department, Chief of In-service Department, Chief of the Ethics Committee, as well as being a longtime member of his hospital’s Executive Committee. Since 2013, Dr. Levin continues to serve as a member on his Hospital’s Ethics Committee and the physician satisfaction work group. He recently served on the Wisconsin Medical Society’s Ethics Council Committee and is presently a member on the Society’s Physicians Experience Task Force. Dr. Levin has been an active member of the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP) since 1977, and a member of the Wellness Section.
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ACCME Accreditation Statement:
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint providership of the Medical College of Wisconsin and Waukesha County Medical Society. The Medical College of Wisconsin is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
AMA Credit Designation Statement:
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this Live activity for a maximum of 2 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) ™. 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 2 hours of participation for continuing education for allied health professionals.
- 2.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
- 2.00 Hours of ParticipationHours of Participation credit.