9057: Successful Navigation Through an Adverse Risk Environment

PLEASE READ: Physicians are not eligible to receive premium credit for this course if they attended the 2019 live seminar, "Successful Navigation Through an Adverse Risk Environment".

All users must click the "Registration" tab above and follow the steps to provide your attestation before moving forward to purchase this online course.

Course Description

In this audience-driven seminar, the attendees will vote on a list of prepared topics related to management of clinical presentations and risk issues in medicine. The top choices will be covered. The presenter will engage attendees and explore the multiple high-risk features of common clinical presentations that can quickly deteriorate into urgent medical situations. Strategies and tools for recognizing and addressing these situations will be identified. Non-clinical risk management principles impacting the practice of medicine and the associated liability exposures involved in each will also be covered. Closed claims analyses, the current evidence supporting best practices and solid recommendations for risk mitigation will be provided.

Learning Objectives
  1. Identify high-risk features of urgent clinical presentations in multiple practice settings.
  2. Recognize non-clinical risk issues and exposures impacting the practice of medicine.
  3. List easily implemented, practical strategies to reduce risk in today’s medical environment.
  4. Implement recent Tennessee policies on collaborative agreements and staff delegation.

Payment Required

All participants: $75

Credit Awarded

10% Premium Credit for Physician Policyholders

2.0 CME Credits for Physicians

Certificate of Participation for Non-Physicians

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 2.00 AMA CME
  • 2.00 Attendance
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Kevin M. Klauer, DO, EJD, FACEP

CME Information

Accreditation: 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 (UTCOM) and SVMIC.  The UTCOM is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

AMA Credit Designation: The UTCOM designates this enduring material for a maximum of 2.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

AAFP: This Enduring Material activity, Successful Navigation Through an Adverse Risk Environment, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 2.00 Prescribed credit(s) by the American Academy of Family Physicians. AAFP certification begins 01/01/2020. Term of approval is for one year from this date. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

AOA: This program is eligible for two (2) credit hours in Category 2-B of the Continuing Medical Education Program of the American Osteopathic Association. Physicians will need to submit a letter of completion from the University of Tennessee directly to the AOA to receive CME credits.

TNA: This continuing nursing education activity was approved by the Tennessee Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Continuing Education for Non-Physicians: The UTCOM will issue Certificates of Participation to non-physicians for participating in this activity and designates it for CEUs using the national standard that 1 hour of educational instruction is awarded .1 CEU.

This activity was reviewed on November 15, 2019. This activity was released on January 1, 2020 and will expire on December 31, 2021. SVMIC will not process any completions after December 31, 2021.

CME Disclosures

No commercial support was received for this activity. No speakers plan to discuss off-label use. No planners or speakers have relevant financial relationships to disclose.

Available Credit

  • 2.00 AMA CME
  • 2.00 Attendance

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
Course expires: 


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Registration Instructions

This topic was offered live in 2019. Those who attended the live seminar are not eligible to complete this course for premium credit or CME.

  1. Before you can purchase this course you must attest that you did not attend this live seminar in 2019.
    1. Please do so by clicking the link below the PREREQUISITES at the bottom of the page.
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