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Physicians Can Earn CME Credits at Upcoming Emergency Services Forum
Experts convene to share insights and prompt discussions

Physicians must choose educational events carefully to maximize learning opportunities. This year’s Emergency Services Forum, to be held Dec. 6, will offer busy physicians continuing medical education (CME) credits for a comprehensive day of lectures and discussions on innovative practices and solutions to complex emergency department issues. The program is tailored to emergency department professionals including physicians, administrators, emergency department directors, chief medical officers, chiefs of nursing and nursing directors. Visit to view the full agenda.

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council on Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of California Medical Association/Institute for Medical Quality (CMA/IMQ) and the California Hospital Association. The CMA/IMQ is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The CMA/IMQ designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Back-to-Back Events for Providers — Behavioral Health Care Symposium is Dec. 4 – 6

Those interested in behavioral health care issues can arrive two days early to attend the annual Behavioral Health Care Symposium. Day one focuses on behavioral health care policy and pressing issues, while day two is a blended format for both behavioral health care providers and emergency department professionals.

Register online for the Emergency Services Forum today. Rooms are available at the host hotel, Mission Inn Hotel and Spa, at a discounted rate of $179, single or double occupancy. For reservations, call (800) 843-7755 and mention  the California Hospital Association to receive the special rate. The discount deadline is Nov. 7, and room availability is limited.