Calendar


Apr
4
Sat
Cancelled: Vermont Ophthalmological Society (VOS) 2020 meeting, April 4, 2020 in Burlington, Vermont @ Hotel Vermont
Apr 4 all-day
Cancelled: Vermont Ophthalmological Society (VOS) 2020 meeting, April 4, 2020 in Burlington, Vermont @ Hotel Vermont | Burlington | Vermont | United States

Due to the current issues surrounding COVID-19 virus, this meeting ins cancelled.

Join us in Burlington, Vermont, for a risk management OMIC presentation during the 2020 Vermont Ophthalmological Society meeting.

Location: Hotel Vermont,  Burlington, Vermont

Date: Saturday, April 4, 2020

Time: likely to to occur in mid-afternoon

Topic: Duty to Patients: Beginning, Ending, and Obligations

Speaker: Christie L. Morse, MD, OMIC Committee Member

OMIC insured physicians who are VOS members, MAEPS members (Maine society) or NHSEPS (New Hampshire) receive a 10% discount on their OMIC insurance premium upon renewal. Be sure to sign in while in the presentation room to ensure your OMIC discount.

May
1
Fri
Cancelled: Texas Ophthalmological Association (TOA) 2020 meeting in Fort Worth on May 1-2, 2020 @ OMNI Fort Worth & Fort Worth Convention Center
May 1 – May 2 all-day
Cancelled: Texas Ophthalmological Association (TOA) 2020 meeting in Fort Worth on May 1-2, 2020 @ OMNI Fort Worth & Fort Worth Convention Center | Fort Worth | Texas | United States

Due to the current issues surrounding the COVID-19 virus, this meeting is cancelled.

Join us for the popular OMIC session during the annual TOA meeting, May 1-2, 2020.

Location: OMNI Fort Worth & Fort Worth Convention Center, Fort Worth, Texas

Date: Friday, May 1, 2020

Time: likely to be early afternoon

Topic: Duty to Patients: Beginning, Ending, and Obligations

Speaker: Michelle Pineda, MBA, OMIC Risk Manager

Register with the TOA at https://www.texaseyes.org/toa-annual-meeting

OMIC insureds who are current members of the Texas Ophthalmological Association (TOA) will receive a 10% discount upon renewal of their OMIC insurence premium year.  Non-TOA members will receive a 5% discount.

Michelle Pineda plan to present a JCAHPO talk at this meeting titled Healthcare Cyber Security.  Time and location to be announced.

May
8
Fri
Postponed: KAEPS 2020 Meeting in Louisville, KY on May 8, 2020 @ OMNI Hotel
May 8 all-day
Postponed: KAEPS 2020 Meeting in Louisville, KY on May 8, 2020 @ OMNI Hotel | Louisville | Kentucky | United States

This meeting is postponed due to the issues surrounding the COVID-19 virus.

Join us for an OMIC presentation during the 2020 KAEPS meeting held on May 8, 2020 in Louisville, KY.  Join us at the society breakfast on the morning on Friday, May 8th. Take a moment to stop by the OMIC booth inside the exhibit hall – bring your questions!

Date: Friday, May 8, 2020

Time:  8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.

Location: OMNI Hotel Louisville, 400 South 2nd Street, Kentucky

Topic: Duty to Patients: Beginning, Ending, and Obligations

Speaker: Michelle Pineda, MBA, OMIC Risk Manager

For your practice managers:
Michelle Pineda will present Role of Office Staff in Medical Malpractice Lawsuits on Friday, May 8, from 3:15 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

For your technicians:
Michelle Pineda will present Healthcare Cyber Security and Update on EHR Risks on Friday, May 8, from 5:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Current KAEPS members earn a 10% discount on their OMIC insurance for attending this breakfast session. Be sure to sign in while in the presentation room to ensure your OMIC policy discount.

May
15
Fri
Cancelled: ASCRS-ASOA 2020 in Boston from May 15-19, 2020 @ Boston Convention & Exhibition Center
May 15 – May 19 all-day
Cancelled: ASCRS-ASOA 2020 in Boston from May 15-19, 2020 @ Boston Convention & Exhibition Center | Boston | Massachusetts | United States

CANCELLED: The ASCRS 2020 meeting cancelled due to the continuing issues surrounding COVID-19 virus.

Join us in Boston for the 2020 American Society for Cataract and Refractive Surgery (ASCRS-ASOA-IJCAHPO) meeting from May 15-19, 2020. OMIC Committee Member, Michelle S. Ying, MD, and Linda D. Harrison, PhD,  Director of OMIC Risk Management, will present a course to MDs and also to technicians during this meeting.

Date: Sunday, May 17, 2020

Location: Boston Convention & Exhibition Center in Boston, Massachusetts at BCEC Meeting Level 2, Room 256

Time: 8:00 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.

Topic: Learning the Hard Way: Lessons From Claims Data

OMIC-insured physicians earn a discount on their insurance premium by attending either of these sessions during this conference.  Be sure to sign in while in the room using the OMIC attendance sheets.

 

For your technicians (no OMIC discount):

Date: Monday, May 18, 2020

Location: Boston Convention & Exhibition Center in Boston, Massachusetts at BCEC Meeting Level 1, Room 102AB

Time: 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Topic: Learning the Hard Way: Lessons From Claims Data

 

Register with ASCRS at https://annualmeeting.ascrs.org/

Visit the OMIC booth in the exhibit hall to learn about our new low rates and we’ll be happy to help with all of your questions.

May
21
Thu
Reconsidered as a possible virtual meeting: Massachusetts Society of Eye Physicians & Surgeons (MSEPS) Meeting, May 21, 2020 @ Massachusetts Medical Society
May 21 all-day
Reconsidered as a possible virtual meeting: Massachusetts Society of Eye Physicians & Surgeons (MSEPS) Meeting, May 21, 2020 @ Massachusetts Medical Society | Waltham | Massachusetts | United States

Postponed.  This meeting is being considered as being offered as a virtual meeting.  More information will be provided soon. Join us for an OMIC risk management presentation at the 2020 Massachusetts Society of Eye Physicians and Surgeons Meeting (MSEPS) on Thursday, May 21, 2020.

Location: Massachusetts Medical Society Headquarters, 860 Winter Street, Waltham, MA 02451

Date: Thursday, May 21, 2020

Time: 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm (dinner event)

Topic: Role of Office Staff in Medical Malpractice Lawsuits

OMIC Speaker: Laura C. Fine, MD, OMIC Committee Member

10% discount on OMIC premium (at policy renewal) for current MSEPS members who attend this live risk management event and sign in using the OMIC attendance sheets.

The MSEPS website provides additional information: http://mseps.org/

Jun
12
Fri
Florida Society of Ophthalmology 2020 Meeting in Orlando, June 12-14, 2020 @ Ritz Carlton Orlando, Grande Lakes
Jun 12 – Jun 14 all-day
Florida Society of Ophthalmology 2020 Meeting in Orlando, June 12-14, 2020 @ Ritz Carlton Orlando, Grande Lakes | Orlando | Florida | United States

Join us at the annual Florida Society of Ophthalmology’s (FSO) “Masters in Ophthalmology” meeting on June 12-14, 2020.  Attendance at the OMIC session on Sunday morning offers a higher policy discount to current FSO members.

Location: Ritz Carlton Orlando, Grande Lakes in Orlando, Florida (phone number is 1-800-780-5727)

Date: Sunday, June 14, 2020

Time:  7:30 am to 8:30 am

Topic: to be announced soon

Speaker: Bradley D. Fouraker, MD, OMIC Board Member

Register with the FSO at http://www.mdeye.org/

Current FSO members can earn a 10% discount on their insurance policy for attending the OMIC session at this meeting.  Be sure to sign in while in the room to ensure your discount.

There is a session on Saturday, June 13, at 1:45-2:45 pm, for your nurses and technicians (no OMIC discount offered).  Topic: to be announced soon.

 

Jun
25
Thu
ASOPRS 2020 Meeting in Quebec City during June 25-28, 2020 @ Fairmont Le Chateau Frontenac
Jun 25 – Jun 28 all-day
ASOPRS 2020 Meeting in Quebec City during June 25-28, 2020 @ Fairmont Le Chateau Frontenac | Paradise Island | N.P. | Bahamas

American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery (ASOPRS) 2020 Spring Meeting is organized by American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery (ASOPRS) and will be held from Jun 25 – 28, 2020 at Fairmont Le Chateau Frontenac, Quebec City,  Quebec, Canada. This meeting is open to current members of ASOPRS or ASOPRS Candidate Members.

Date of OMIC presentation:   likey to be on Sunday, July 26, 2020

Time: to be announced

Location: Fairmont Le Chateau Frontenac, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada

Topic: to be announced

Speaker:  Ronald W. Pelton, MD, OMIC Board Member

The ASOPRS website updates information regularly:

https://asoprsconf.memberclicks.net/future-spring-meetings

OMIC insureds/ASOPRS members who attend this course will earn a 10%  premium discount!  Be sure to sign in while in the presentation room to ensure your OMIC discount.

 

Jul
24
Fri
Southern Eye Congress Meeting on July 24-26, 2020 in Destin, Florida @ Grand Sandestin Golf & Beach Resort & Baytowne Conference Center
Jul 24 – Jul 26 all-day
Southern Eye Congress Meeting on July 24-26, 2020 in Destin, Florida @ Grand Sandestin Golf & Beach Resort & Baytowne Conference Center | Destin | Florida | United States

Join OMIC for a physician-specific risk management course at the Southern Eye Congress (formerly known as the Southeast Eye Regional Meeting)  on July 24-26, 2020 in Destin, Florida.

This popular annual gathering is organized by the ophthalmic societies in Alabama (ALAO), Louisiana (LAEPS), Mississippi (MAEPS), and Tennessee (TNAO).

Go to http://www.southerneyecongress.com/

Location:  Grand Sandestin Golf & Beach Resort and Baytowne Conference Center, Destin, Florida.  Go to www.sandestin.com for hotel information or call 1-800-320-8115.

Date: Sunday, July 26, 2020

Time: 11:00 am to 11:30 am

Location:  likely to be Magnolia Room B & C at the Baytowne Conference Center

Topic: to be announced

Speaker: Michelle Pineda, OMIC Risk Manager

Physicians from Alabama (ALAO), Louisiana (LAEPS), Mississippi (MAEPS), and Tennessee (TNAO) can earn a discount for attending the OMIC session at this event. As a current, paid member of his or her respective state society, a physician can earn a 10% discount for attending this OMIC event.

Be sure to sign in while in the presentation room to ensure the discount. Learn more about the current discount for your state at OMIC Partners.

 

Aug
20
Thu
Women in Ophthalmology (WIO) 2020 on August 20-22, 2020 on Amelia Island, Florida @ The Ritz Carlton, Amelia Island
Aug 20 – Aug 22 all-day
Women in Ophthalmology (WIO) 2020 on August 20-22, 2020 on Amelia Island, Florida @ The Ritz Carlton, Amelia Island | Fernandina Beach | Florida | United States

Join us at the OMIC session to be presented at the 2020 Women in Ophthalmology meeting on August 20-22, 2020 at the Ritz Carlton, Amelia Island, Florida. Be sure to take some time out of your schedule to stop by our booth with any questions you may have. Go to http://wioonline.org/

 

Date of OMIC presentation: Saturday, August 22, 2020

Location: Ritz Carlton, Amelia Island, Florida

Time: 1:30 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Topic: Physician Duty: Beginning, Ending and Obligations

Speaker: Christie L. Morse, MD, OMIC Committee Member and Michelle Pineda, MBA, OMIC Risk Manager

Please be sure to sign in while attending the presentation to ensure your OMIC policy discount.

Current members of the WIO can earn a 10% discount on their OMIC insurance premium by attending this OMIC risk management session. Non-WIO members can earn a 5% discount for attendance.  Be sure to sign in while in the room to ensure your discount.

Sep
18
Fri
Wisconsin Academy of Ophthalmology (WAO) Meeting, September 18-19, 2020 @ Saint Kate Arts Hotel
Sep 18 – Sep 19 all-day
Wisconsin Academy of Ophthalmology (WAO) Meeting, September 18-19, 2020 @ Saint Kate Arts Hotel | Milwaukee | Wisconsin | United States

Date: Saturday, September 19, 2020

Location: The Saint Kate, The Arts Hotel, inside the Milwaukee Center Office Tower, Milwaukee, WI

Time: to be announced

Topic:  OMIC Risk Management topic 

Speaker:  Linda D. Harrison, PhD, Director of OMIC Risk Management Department

OMIC insureds who are current paid members of WAO and certain sub-specialty societies can earn a 10% discount on their policy renewal for attending this specific OMIC session.

To contact the WAO, call (920) 560-5645 or go to http://www.wieyemd.org



Six reasons OMIC is the best choice for ophthalmologists in America.

Supporting your specialty.

OMIC was founded by members of the American Academy of Ophthalmology nearly a quarter century ago and is the only carrier sponsored and endorsed by AAO. OMIC is also endorsed by 54 other ophthalmic societies. The OMIC partnerships with state and subspecialty societies qualifies their members for an exclusive 10% premium credit. Contact your state society for details.

61864684