Medical Staff Rules, Regulations, Policies, and Procedures: Maximizing the Role of Medical Services Professionals and Staff Attorneys

Three-part Webinar Series

AHLA’s Medical Staff Credentialing and Peer Review Practice Group will offer a three-part webinar series focusing on best practices in three important areas that have legal implications for interactions between medical staff professionals and counsel. Each panel will be composed of one or two attorneys that collaborate with medical services professionals, as well as a member of the National Association Medical Staff Services, as a collaborative effort between the two organizations. More information can be found here.

IMPORTANT: You will access the day-of webinar through the American Health Lawyers Association (AHLA). NAMSS will pass your information along to AHLA and you will receive day-of login instructions from the AHLA education staff. 

Cost Per Webinar: 

NAMSS Members: $55
Non-Members: $75


CE Credits Per Webinar:

Each webinar has been approved for 1.5 CE Credits.


 

Additional Attendees may register for this webinar for a fee of $10 per person and receive credit for attendance. Additional Attendees MUST view the webinar with a primary registrant. Complete the Additional Attendee Form.
Additional Attendees may register for this webinar for a fee of $10 per person and receive credit for attendance. Additional Attendees MUST view the webinar with a primary registrant. Complete the Additional Attendee Form.

Webinar 1 - Medical Staff Governance Structure: Bylaws, Rules, Regulations, and Policies

Date: September 7, 2017
Speakers: Jim Reeder, MS, CPCS; Robin Nagele; Erin Muellenberg, JD

This webinar has already occurred.

Part I will focus on the purposes of the medical staff related to patient safety and key points about governance and structure; and an overview of how medical staff professionals and legal counsel work together to identify hot topics such as board certification, disruptive/late career practitioners, and credentialing and privileging.


Webinar 2 - Peer Review

Date: November 7, 2017
Speakers: Erin Muellenberg, JD & , Chris Hinton, CPCS, CPMSM

This webinar has already occurred.

Erin Muellenberg from Polsinelli LLP and Chris Hinton will discuss sharing agreements; lessons learned from the Morguloff v. Baylor Hospital – Christopher Duntsch case (failure to act when warranted) and compliance issues.

 


Webinar 3 - Disciplinary Actions

 

Date: November 29, 2017
Speakers:Barbara Blackmond, JD; Jennifer Hansen, JD;  Sara Cameron, CPMSM, CPCS

Registration for this live AHLA-hosted webinar has closed.

Part III will compare and contrast roles of medical services professionals and attornies, and how decisions are made— scorched earth vs. remediation; and alternatives to “discipline” through progressive steps, offering choices to a physician. They will also address managing medical staff leader expectations.