1809: 2017 Practicing on the Grid

Johnson City, TN US
June 6, 2017

The purpose of this seminar is to discuss the legalities and risks associated with the use of telemedicine, electronic health records (EHR) and patient portals, as well as, provide an overview of current cyber liability issues in the medical profession. 


Justin Joy, JD, MBA, CIPP/US – Attorney, Lewis Thomason, Memphis, TN

Jeff Woods, JD – SVMIC Risk Education Director

Chris McCarty, JD – Attorney, Lewis Thomason, Knoxville, TN

Payment Required

Physicians: $75

Non-Physicians: $25

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Credit Awarded

10% Premium Credit for Physician Policyholders

2.0 CME Credits for Physicians

Certificate of Attendance for Non-Physicians

Learning Objectives

  1. Recognize and identify the limitations and risks of telemedicine.
  2. Develop safeguards and protocols to protect against/report cyber attacks.
  3. Identify and explain the risks associated with misuse of EHR and patient portals.
  4. Recognize how EHR errors can decrease defensibility of a malpractice claim.

20 Minute Rule

Physicians arriving more than 20 minutes after the start of the program will not receive a 10% premium credit. Other premium credit options are available.

AMA Credit Designation

The University of Tennessee College of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 2.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. 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 Essential Areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint providership of the University of Tennessee College of Medicine and State Volunteer Mutual Insurance Company.  The University of Tennessee College of Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Continuing Education for Non-Physicians

Non-Physicians can obtain continuing education credits for attending activities that award AMA Category 1 Credit(s)TM  to physicians.  Check with your licensure/certification board for confirmation.

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Course summary
Course opens: 
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Event starts: 
06/06/2017 - 12:00pm
Event ends: 
06/06/2017 - 2:00pm
Millennium Centre
2001 Millennium Place
Johnson City, TN 37604
United States
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