The 5th Annual Communication, Apology, and Resolution Forum
Hosted by the Massachusetts Alliance for Communication and Resolution following Medical Injury (MACRMI) and the Massachusetts Medical Society
Thursday, April 13, 2017
Massachusetts Medical Society, 860 Winter Street, Waltham, MA
There are two sessions;
Introductory Session: 11 am – 12:30 pm, lunch served
- Learn the basic principles of CARe and its history
- Learn how to prepare to start a CARe program at your facility
General Session: 1 pm – 5 pm
- Learn about the outcomes of our pilot study
- Hear about new resources and our website
- Attend two discussion panels covering
- perspectives from patients who have gone through CARe programs
- working through difficult conversations when a case needs further review
There is no cost to attend the Forum. CME/CPD and Nursing Credit available (see information under form). An agenda can be found here.
If you have any questions, please Contact Us.
Please fill out the registration form below, and click 'Submit.'
Activity Learning Objectives:
• Describe the necessary elements of an adverse event management process in a facility with a CARe program, and list some of the tools available to help facilities start such a program.
• Describe the challenges insurers and attorneys face when designing a resolution for an institution under a CARe program, and ways to overcome those challenges.
Credit Designation Statement:
The Massachusetts Medical Society designates this live activity for a maximum of 4.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the Joint Providership of the Massachusetts Medical Society and the Massachusetts Alliance for Communication and Resolution Following Medical Injury.
The Massachusetts Medical Society is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
This activity meets the criteria of the Massachusetts Board of Registration in Medicine for risk management study.