University of Vermont

College of Medicine

Continuing Medical Education

2014HospitalMedicine

Hospital Medicine 2014

February 6-8, 2014

Stoweflake Resort and Conference Center, Stowe, VT

The 2014 Conference was a huge success. Please keep checking our website for information on next year's course!

Overview

The course will provide practical approaches to common problems in Hospital Medicine informed by experts and the latest evidence.

The target audience is comprised of physicians, physician assistants, and nurse practitioners practicing hospital medicine. Some of the clinicians will also be engaged in education, research, quality improvement, and management. The audience may also include hospital medicine program administrators, resident physicians, and medical students with an interest in careers in hospital medicine.

For more information about the Society of Hospital Medicine, click this link: Society of Hospital Medicine:

Objectives

  1. To select the appropriate diagnostic tools and therpies for managing healthcare-associated pneumonia.
  2. To effectively evaluate a patient with elevated Troponin I.

Accreditation

The University of Vermont College of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The University of Vermont designates this live activity for a maximum of 15.0 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Application for CME credit has been filed with the American Academy of Family Physicians. Determination of credit is pending.

This program has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 15.0 Nursing Contact Hours.*

Please note: If you do not participate in the optional workshop, the conference is accredited for 11 credits.

*The University of Vermont Office of Continuing Medical Education is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Vermont State Nurses' Association, Inc., an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

Accommodations

A block of rooms has been reserved at the Stoweflake Resort & Conference Center in Stowe, Vermont. We recommend that you make your reservations early as this is a busy vacation time and accommodations are limited. Available room rates for this program are $265 deluxe room, double occupancy per night. Luxury guest rooms and two bedroom condominiums are also available. Reservations must be made directly with the resort by calling 800-253-2232 or 802-253-7355. Rooms cannot be guaranteed after December 23, 2013.

Fees

Physicians : $395.00

Nurses, Physician Assistants and other health professionals: $295.00

Residents & Fellows: $195.00 Verification by Program Director Required

Late Fee: After January 10, 2014 - Add: $50.00

Additional Pre-Conference Workshop - Thank you for your interest but the workshop has reached it's capacity.

Fee includes course materials, continental breakfast each morning, afternoon refreshments and a welcome reception.

Refunds: Refunds, minus an administrative fee of $75, will be made only if notice of cancellation is received, in writing, by January 10, 2014. No refunds are possible after that date.

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