ACOI's 2017 Clinical Challenges in Inpatient Care

Las Vegas, NV US
March 23, 2017 to March 26, 2017
Internists and subspecialists have very busy practices which makes it impossible to keep updated on all the medical advances and structural initiatives related to myriad of clinical cases that are presented to them. This conference will fit this gap in internists’ & sub-specialists’ practices.

Target Audience

This activity has been designed for osteopathic internists, subspecialists and other
health professionals attending the Clinical Challenges in Inpatient Care 2017 meeting.

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of the activity, the learner will be able to:

  • Understand the management of atrial fibrillation, both medically and with devices;
  • Identify the appropriate population for referral for TAVR, and understand its complications;
  • Describe the most recent developments in management of Systolic Heart Failure, including medications and new devices;
  • Demonstrate ability to interpret ECG accurately in the  hospitalized population;
  • Identify the appropriate use of Newer Oral Anticoagulants and Metformen in the chronic kidney disease patient;
  • Understand the principles of pulmonary management in the hospitalized patient including infection, respiratory support, and proper approach to pulmonary fibrosis;
  • Recognize common misuse of laboratory testing and procedures in the hospitalized patient;
  • Describe the proper use and management of nutrition in critical illness;
  • Relate best practices in efficient transition of care and optimization of length of stay;
  • Understand the MACRA/MIPS changes and their impact on current hospital practice;
Additional information
ACGME/ABMS Core Competencies: 
Patient Care and Procedural Skills
Medical Knowledge
Practice-based Learning and Improvement
Systems-based Practice
For more information, please contact:
CME Coordinator Contact Name: 
Susan Stacy
CME Coordinator Contact Email: 
CME Coordinator Contact Phone: 
Available credit: 
  • 26.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 26.75 Participation
Event starts: 
03/23/2017 - 8:00am
Event ends: 
03/26/2017 - 12:00pm
Activity opens: 
Activity expires: 
JW Marriott Las Vegas Resort and Spa
221 N Rampart Blvd
Las Vegas, NV 89145
United States
Accreditation Statement
The American College of Osteopathic Internists (ACOI) is accredited by the American Osteopathic Association (AOA). ACOI designates this live activity for a maximum of 26.75 AOA Category 1-A Specialty (internal medicine) CME credits to be awarded. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the exent of their participation in the educational activity.
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine and American College of Osteopathic Internists (ACOI). The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation Statement

The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 26.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 
Nurses and other healthcare professionals will receive a Certificate of Participation. For information on the applicability and acceptance of Certificates of Participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by the ACCME, please consult your professional licensing board. 
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