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Sep
27
Fri
NJAO 2019 meeting in Princeton, NJ on September 27, 2018 @ The Westin Princeton at Forrestal Village
Sep 27 all-day
NJAO 2019 meeting in Princeton, NJ on September 27, 2018 @ The Westin Princeton at Forrestal Village | Princeton | New Jersey | United States

Join us for the OMIC risk management session at the upcoming 2019 meeting of the New Jersey Academy of Ophthalmology (NJAO) in Princeton, New Jersey.

Date: Friday, September 27, 2019

Location: The Westin Princeton at Forrestal Village, Princeton, NJ

Time: 8:15 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.

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

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

Registration:  Contact the society at (609) 392-1201

OMIC offers a risk management premium discount for attendance of the OMIC session at NJAO 2019.  Be sure to sign in while in the presentation room.

Oct
12
Sat
OMIC/AAOE instruction course on HIPAA Compliance during the AAO Meeting, October 12, 2019 @ Moscone Center South
Oct 12 all-day
OMIC/AAOE instruction course on HIPAA Compliance during the AAO Meeting, October 12, 2019 @ Moscone Center South | San Francisco | California | United States

OMIC will present an AAOE instruction course on the topic of HIPAA Complaince during the 2019 AAO Annual Meeting.

Date: Saturday, October 12, 2019

Time: 9:00 a.m. to 12 noon

Location: Room 213, Moscone Center South

Topic: HIPAA Compliance: An Insider’s Guide for Avoiding Violations & Breaches (SPE#27)

Instructors: Ashley Geary, Esq. and Linda D. Harrison, Director of OMIC Risk Management

OMIC insureds can earn a discount on their policy by attending one of our presentations.  Please sign in while in the room.

This course requires pre-registration. Find more information about registration at http://www.aao.org/aaoe/

This course also requires an Academy Plus course pass.
The Academy Plus course pass offers maximum convenience and flexibility with unlimited access to 350 Academy and AAOE instruction courses. Individual course tickets are not sold.

Fees:
Academy and AAOE Members: $250 Early; $270 Advance; $300 Onsite

Oct
13
Sun
The OMIC Bruce Spivey MD Forum at the 2019 AAO Annual Meeting in San Francisco, California on October 13, 2019 @ Moscone Center
Oct 13 all-day
The OMIC Bruce Spivey MD Forum at the 2019 AAO Annual Meeting in San Francisco, California on October 13, 2019 @ Moscone Center | San Francisco | California | United States

The popular OMIC Bruce Spivey MD Forum at the American Academy of Ophthalmology Annual Meeting 2019 (AAO) is planned for Sunday, October 13, 2019 at the Moscone Center in San Francisco, California

OMIC BRUCE SPIVEY MD FORUM 2019

This popular hour-and-a-half event will begin at 2:00 pm.

Date:  Sunday, October 13, 2019

Time: 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm

Location: West 3014 in the Moscone Center.

Topic: Ophthalmic Anesthesia: Plan, Prepare and Be Ready When Things Go Wrong (SPE#52)

Speakers:

  • Bradley D. Fouraker, MD, OMIC Board Member
  • Jeremiah Brown, Jr., MD, OMIC Committee Member
  • Timothy J. Padovese, MBA, OMIC CEO
  • Anne M. Menke, RN, PhD, OMIC Patient Safety Manager

Free to AAO meeting registrants.  Sign in onsite while attending the discussion in the presentation room to ensure your OMIC discount.

Three OMIC courses during the IJCAHPO program at the AAO Meeting, October 13, 2019 @ Hilton San Francisco Union Square
Oct 13 all-day
Three OMIC courses during the IJCAHPO program at the AAO Meeting, October 13, 2019 @ Hilton San Francisco Union Square | San Francisco | California | United States

Join OMIC at three sessions planned by the International Joint Commission on Allied Health Personnel in Ophthalmology (IJCAHPO) on Sunday, October 13, 2019, in San Francisco, California, during the AAO Annual Meeting.  No premium discount on OMIC policies is offered for attendance at these sessions.

  • Sunday, October 13, 12:40 p.m. to 1:30pm,
    Hilton San Francisco Union Square, Continental Ball Room 4
    Co-management (IJCAHPO Course #05SU5)
    Hans K. Bruhn, MHS, OMIC Risk Manager, is the featured speaker.
  • Sunday, October 13, 12:40p.m. to 2:40 p.m.,
    Hilton San Francisco Union Square, Plaza A
    Scribing Sub-specialty Session (IJCAHPO Sub-Specialty Panel Session, Course #12SU56)
    Hans K. Bruhn, MHS, OMIC Risk Manager, is a panel participant.
  • Sunday, October 13, 3:00 p.m. to 3:50 p.m., Hilton San Francisco Union Square, Continental Ballroom 6
    Healthcare Cyber Security and an Update on EHR Risks (IJCAHPO Course #07SU7) Michelle Pineda, MBA, OMIC Risk Manager, is the featured speaker. NOTE: Staff must purchase an IJCAHPO ticket.

 

Registration:  Find more about registration http://public.jcahpo.org/ace

 

Oct
14
Mon
AAO 2019: Why Take the Risk? Effective Risk Management Strategy with Patient Education and Informed Consent @ Moscone Convention Center
Oct 14 all-day
AAO 2019: Why Take the Risk? Effective Risk Management Strategy with Patient Education and Informed Consent @ Moscone Convention Center | Chicago | Illinois | United States

Join us at the AAO 2019 meeting in San Francisco for our popular course in partnership with the AAO Patient Education Committee.

Why Take the Risk? How to Create an Effective Risk Management Strategy with Patient Education and Informed Consent (SPE #54)

Date: Monday, October 14, 2019

Time: 12:45 pm to 1:45 pm

Location: Moscone Center South, Room 201

Speakers: Dianne L. Seldomridge, MD, J. Kevin McKinney, MD, and Daniel J. Briceland, MD, OMIC Board Chairman

Through analysis of specific medicolegal cases and a survey of Ophthalmic Mutual Insurance Company (OMIC) closed cases, attendees will learn how to minimize their risk against malpractice lawsuits with the effective use of ophthalmic patient education and informed consent tools.

Be sure to sign in onsite while in the presentation room to ensure your OMIC discount.

 

Nov
4
Mon
Northern Virginia Academy of Ophthalmology (NVAO), November 4, 2019 @ Maggiano's Little Italy, 2001 International Drive
Nov 4 all-day
Northern Virginia Academy of Ophthalmology (NVAO), November 4, 2019 @ Maggiano's Little Italy, 2001 International Drive | McLean | Virginia | United States

The Northern Virginia Academy of Ophthalmology (NVAO) features for members only an OMIC speaker on the evening of Monday, November 4, 2019.  Register with the NVAO and attend the evening event to earn a 5% discount on OMIC insurance premium.

Be sure to sign in while in the presentation room to ensure the OMIC policy discount.  This event is offered to current NVAO members.

Date: Monday, November 4, 2019

Time: Presentation begins at 6:30 p.m. Initial gathering begins at 6:00 p.m.

Topic: Anatomy of a Claim: The Do’s and Don’ts 

Speakers: Daniel M. Berinstein, MD, OMIC Board Member, and Linda D. Harrison, PhD, OMIC Director of Risk Management

Location: Maggiano’s Little Italy, 2001 International Drive, McLean, Virginia

 

Nov
7
Thu
Delaware Academy of Ophthalmology (DAO) Meeting, November 7, 2019
Nov 7 all-day

Join us for an OMIC risk management presentation at the 2019 (DAO) Delaware Academy of Ophthalmology’s DAO CME Lecture Series  on Thursday, November 7, 2019

Date: Thursday, November 7, 2019

Location: Washington Ale House, Torbert Room, Second Floor
1206 Washington Street, Wilmington, Delaware

Time: 6:00 p.m. (Registration and Check-In)

Topic: Great Expectations: Liability Risks of Unrealistic Surgical Goals

Speaker: Christopher J. Rapuano, MD, OMIC Committee Member

10% discount on OMIC premium (at policy renewal) for current DAO members who attend this live risk management event.  Be sure to sign-in while in attending the event.

Nov
16
Sat
Wisconsin Academy of Ophthalmology (WAO) Eye MD Symposium, November 16, 2019 @ Kimpton Journeyman Hotel
Nov 16 all-day

Date: Saturday, November 16, 2019

Location: Kimpton Journeyman Hotel, 310 East Chicago Street, Milwaukee, WI

Time: 2:15 p.m. to 2:45 p.m.

Topic:  Great Expectations: Liability Risks of Unrealistic Surgical Goals

Speaker:  Steven V. L. Brown, MD, OMIC Board Member, and Hans K. Bruhn, MHS, OMIC Risk Manager

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

Jan
31
Fri
New Orleans Academy of Ophthalmology (NOAO) 2020 in New Orleans, January 31 to February 2, 2020 @ Sheraton New Orleans Hotel
Jan 31 – Feb 2 all-day
New Orleans Academy of Ophthalmology (NOAO) 2020 in New Orleans, January 31 to February 2, 2020 @ Sheraton New Orleans Hotel | New Orleans | Louisiana | United States

Join OMIC for a risk management presentation at the 69th annual meeting of the New Orleans Academy of Ophthalmology (NOAO) in New Orleans, January 31, 2020 to February 2, 2020.

Location: Sheraton New Orleans Hotel, 500 Canal Street, New Orleans, Louisiana

Date: Friday, January 31, 2020

Time:  5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

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

Speaker: Michelle Pineda, MBA, OMIC Risk Manager

For technicians:

Michelle Pineda  will present The Role of Office Staff in Medical Malpractice during the technician session.  This is likely to be on Saturday, February 1, 2020. Check program from more details.

Register at the website: https://www.noao.org

OMIC insureds earn a 10% discount on their OMIC premium if they are current, paid members of the ALAO, LAEPS, and MAEPS.

A one-time 10% discount on their OMIC premium will apply for current NOAO members. An OMIC insured who is not a member of these state societies listed above will receive a 5% discount on his or her OMIC policy upon renewal.

Insureds from Texas and Florida are invited to this meeting.  Attendees from these states receive a 5% discount on their OMIC premium.

Feb
29
Sat
Ohio Ophthalmological Society (OOS), February 29, 2020, in Columbus, Ohio @ Hilton Columbus at Easton Town Center
Feb 29 all-day
Ohio Ophthalmological Society (OOS), February 29, 2020, in Columbus, Ohio @ Hilton Columbus at Easton Town Center | Columbus | Ohio | United States

OMIC will offer a risk management session at the annual Ohio Ophthalmological Society (OOS) meeting planned for Saturday, February 29, 2020 (leap year).

Location: Hilton Columbus at Easton Town Center, Columbus, Ohio

Time: afternoon

Speaker: Anne M. Menke, RN, PhD, OMIC Patient Safety Manager

Topic: Duty to Patients: Beginning, Ending and Obligations

The OOS website updates information regularly:  https://oos.osma.org/

Note to physicians: Be sure to complete the individual sign-in sheet while attending the OMIC session to ensure your discount. OMIC insureds who are current, paid OOS members who attend this OMIC course at this meeting will earn a 10%  premium discount. Visit the OMIC booth in the exhibit hall with any questions.

For your nurses and technicians:

Anne M. Menke will offer one session to nurses and technicians on Saturday morning, February 29, at 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Topic: Identify and Manage Unhappy Patients.



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