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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
Virtual meeting: Massachusetts Society of Eye Physicians & Surgeons (MSEPS) Meeting, May 21, 2020 @ Massachusetts Medical Society
May 21 all-day
Virtual meeting: Massachusetts Society of Eye Physicians & Surgeons (MSEPS) Meeting, May 21, 2020 @ Massachusetts Medical Society | Waltham | Massachusetts | United States

This meeting will be 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
28
Sun
Virtual ASOPRS 2020 Meeting on June 28: EHR Issues
Jun 28 all-day

UPDATE: Virtual OMIC risk management session is being offered on Sunday, June 28, 2020, at 3:00 p.m. to 3:15 p.m.

Ronald W. Pelton, MD, OMIC Board Member, will discuss EHR Issues.

To register, go to:

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

OMIC insureds/ASOPRS members who attend this course will earn a 10%  premium discount!

 

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

This meeting is cancelled.

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
Virtual Meeting: Women in Ophthalmology (WIO) 2020
Aug 20 all-day

Plans are changing.  The OMIC session will likely be presented as a virtual (or online) session.  The Women in Ophthalmology meeting is planned for August 20-22, 2020.

OMIC Topic that will be presented virtually: Physician Duty: Beginning, Ending and Obligations

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

Current members of the WIO can earn a 10% discount on their OMIC insurance premium by completing this OMIC risk management session. Non-WIO members can earn a 5% discount for completion.

Oct
14
Wed
Indiana Academy of Ophthalmology Virtual Meeting, October 14, 2020
Oct 14 all-day
Indiana Academy of Ophthalmology Virtual Meeting, October 14, 2020 @ Carmel | Indiana | United States

Join us for the OMIC risk management session at the upcoming 2020 online event with the Indiana Academy of Ophthalmology (IAO).

Date: Wednesday, October 14, 2020

Location: online

Time: 7:30 p.m. (Indiana time)

Topic: Duty to Patients: Beginning, Ending and Obligations

Speaker: Andrew Iwach, MD, OMIC Committee Member and Michelle Pineda, MBA, OMIC Risk Manager

OMIC insureds can earn a 10% discount on their insurance policy renewal if they are a current, paid member of this Indiana IAO and attend the OMIC session at this event.

Refer to the society’s website for more details as they are confirmed: http://www.indianaeyemds.com/

Oct
29
Thu
Delaware Academy of Ophthalmology (DAO) online event, October 29th, 2020
Oct 29 all-day

Join us for an online OMIC risk management presentation i association with the (DAO) Delaware Academy of Ophthalmology’s DAO CME Lecture Series  on Thursday, October 29, 2020

Date: Thursday, October 29, 2020

Location: online

Time: 8:00 pm to 9:00 pm, Eastern Time

Topic: Duty to Patients: Beginning, Ending and Obligations

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.

Feb
2
Tue
Connecticut Society of Eye Physicians (CSEP) Meeting, February 2, 2021 @ online
Feb 2 all-day

Join OMIC for an online (virtual) risk management session at the 2021 winter meeting of the Connecticut Society of Eye Physicians (CSEP).

Date: Tuesday, February 2, 2021

Time: 8:00 p.m., Eastern Standard Time

Location: online

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

Speaker: Michelle Pineda, OMIC Risk Manager, and Daniel M. Berinstein, MD, OMIC Board & Committee Member

Contact CSEP director, Debbie Osborn, for additional information.

Current CSEP physician members can receive a 10% discount on their OMIC insurance premium for attending the physician presentation.  Be sure to register properly so your attendance can be captured and your discount applied to your OMIC policy.

 

Feb
10
Wed
WDCMOS 2021 virtual meeting on February 10, 2021 @ online
Feb 10 all-day

THE WDCMOS 2021 MEETING is virtual and will occur on Wednesday, February 10, 2021, online

Join us for an evening of risk management discussion at the 2021 event hosted by the Washington DC Metropolitan Ophthalmological Society on Wednesday, February 10, 2021, at 7:00 p.m., EST.

Speakers: Michelle Pineda, MBA, OMIC Risk Manager and Michael Tigani, MD, Chair of the OMIC Risk Management Committee

Topic:  Documentation: Strategies to Minimize Risk

Location: online via telephone and computer

Time: 7:00 p.m., Eastern Standard Time

This event is open to WDCMOS members. Contact the WDCMOS to register.

Current WDCMOS members who attend this risk management presentation will receive a 10% discount on the OMIC premium and non-WDCMOS members will receive a 5% discount.  Be sure to sign-in properly so your attendance at this event will be documented and sent to Linda Nakamura, OMIC Risk Management Coordinator, at OMIC.

Feb
26
Fri
Utah Ophthalmology Society (UOS) virtual live event on February 26, 2021
Feb 26 all-day

Join us on Friday, February 26, 2021 for an OMIC risk management session during the virtual live meeting of the Utah Ophthalmology Society (UOS). To register, go to http://utaheyemds.org/

Location: online

Time: 11:35 a.m

Speaker: Linda D. Harrison, PhD, Vice president of OMIC Risk Management and attorney Elizabeth Willey of Salt Lake City

Topic: Legal and Administrative Side of Telemedicine

Registration: Fully-paid meeting registration required for physicians and go to https://www.utaheyemds.org/Events/AnnualConference

Registration closes on February 22, 2021

UOS members who are OMIC insureds earn a 10% OMIC policy discount for attending this OMIC risk management session.  Non-UOS members earn a 5% discount.

 



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