The Impaired Physician

Pricing

ISMS members: Free
Non-ISMS members: $50.00

Course description

Do you know how to recognize impairment due to substance use disorder (SUD) in your colleagues, or even in yourself? Are you aware of reporting requirements when impaired colleagues might be treating patients? Join ISMS and a distinguished group of panelists for a webinar discussing all aspects of physician impairment, from identification of impairment, to how to respond to it in your practice, to treatment options.

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this learning activity, participants will be able to:

  • Recognize when they or a colleague might need to seek treatment for an impairment related to a substance use disorder.
  • Discuss treatment options through physician health programs (PHPs) and other programs tailored to medical professionals.
  • Describe how regulators and practice leadership respond to issues involving physician impairment and substance use disorder.

Disclosures

All faculty, content reviewers and planners who have had input into or contributed to the content have indicated they have no relevant financial relationships with any commercial entities that may have an impact on the activity.

Target Audience

ISMS Members and their staff

CME information

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The Illinois State Medical Society is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The Illinois State Medical Society designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The Illinois Nurse Practice Act rules deem CME credit provided by approved sponsors as acceptable to fulfill nursing continuing education requirements for licensure. Nurses may claim one contact hour per unit of CME in the state of Illinois.

Additional Information

Estimated time for completion: 
45 minutes
Disclaimer: 

The recommendations contained in this resource are not intended to define conduct that is appropriate in every case, should not be considered as establishing any standard of care, and do not constitute legal advice. Physicians, clinicians and health care providers should take care to ensure that all care rendered reflects the best clinical judgment and complies with the laws and regulations of the state or location at which the care was provided.

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™

    This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the Illinois State Medical Society and ISMIE Mutual Insurance Company. The Illinois State Medical Society is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

    The Illinois State Medical Society designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

  • 1.00 Participation Credit
Course opens: 
07/19/2018
Course expires: 
07/19/2021
Cost:
$50.00
Rating: 
0

William J. Cadigan

Health Law Attorney

Terry Lavery

LCPC, Case Manager, Illinois Professionals Health Program

Marc Myer, M.D.

Medical Director for Adult Services

Minnesota and Health Care Professionals Program Director

Bryan Schneider

Secretary of the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™

    This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the Illinois State Medical Society and ISMIE Mutual Insurance Company. The Illinois State Medical Society is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

    The Illinois State Medical Society designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

  • 1.00 Participation Credit

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
07/19/2018
Course expires: 
07/19/2021

Price

Cost:
$50.00
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