A Day with the Judges

Medical Malpractice, SSA Disability, Workers’ Compensation,
Antitrust, Pain Management, End of Life Legal & Ethical Issues, &
Unprofessional Conduct


 

Seminar Program & Links to Syllabus

  SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

 7:00 – 4:10 p.m. Registration and Information Desk Open
  7:00 – 9:00 a.m. Continental Breakfast

  7:45 – 8:00 a.m. Welcome and Announcements:

  Program Chairman:               S. Sandy Sanbar, MD, PhD, JD, FCLM, Chairman, ABLM
  Program Co-Chairman:        The Honorable Justice Marian P. Opala, Oklahoma Supreme Court
  Program Co-Chairman:         Nazih Zuhdi, MD
 
OUHSC:                                  Christopher S. Candler, MD, Associate Dean of Academic Affairs
  President, ACLM:                  Dale Cowan, MD, JD, FCLM

  President, OSMA:                  K. A. Mehta, M.D.
  Executive Director, OSMA:  Ken King
  President & CEO, PLICO  Carl Hook, MD
  Integris Health, Inc., CAO:   
Beth Pauchnik, J.D., BSN, General Counsel


 
MORNING SESSION I            
 
  Moderators:
Justice Marian P. Opala and Judge Noma  D. Gurich

  8:00 – 10:45 a.m.      PANEL: MEDICAL, HOSPITAL & PRODUCT LIABILITY ISSUES
                                    (20 Minutes per Speaker; 35 minutes Questions & Answers)

 
8:00 - 8:20 a.m.         Ethics: Disclosure of Medical Errors & Apology to Patients (Slides)
                                    Click here to view Video
                                   
Carl Hook, M.D., President and CEO, PLICO

                                    About Carl Hook, MD
Moderator Form
                                     Links: Sorry Works Slides on PLICO Homepage: www.plico-ok.com

 
8:20 - 8:40 a.m.         Medical Education: Role of Legal Medicine & Medical Ethics
                                   
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                                    Christopher S. Candler, M.D.,
Associate Dean of Academic Affairs, Office of the Dean,
                                    The University of Oklahoma College of Medicine
                                    About C.S. Candler, MDModerator Form

 
8:40 – 9:00 a.m.        The Formation of the Physician-Patient Relationship (Article)
                                     The Honorable Justice Marian P. Opala, Supreme Court of Oklahoma
                                    
About Justice M.P. OpalaModerator Form

 
9:00 – 9:20 a.m.         Legal Aspects of Electronic Medical Records: Liability Risks (Slides)
                                     Click here to view Video
                                     Beth Pauchnik, J.D., BSN, General Counsel & CAO, Integris Health, Inc.
                                     About B. Pauchnick, JDModerator Form
Article - EHR Liability

  9:20 – 9:40 a.m.         Medical Malpractice: Recent Oklahoma Cases (Article)
                                    
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                                     The Honorable Judge Bryan C. Dixon, Oklahoma County District Court
                                     About Judge B. DixonModerator Form

  9:40 – 10:15 a.m.        Questions, Answers
                                      Click here to view Video of Panel Discussion
                                      Comments by Judge Noma D. Gurich
                                     About Judge N.D. Gurich
Moderator Form2010 NQF Safe Practices

  10:15 – 10:30 a.m.       BREAK

  10:30 – 10:50 a.m.       Role of Physicians in Workers’ Compensation Court
                                      
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                                       The Honorable Judge Mary Black, Oklahoma Workers Compensation Court
                                       About Judge M. BlackLinks: Workers Comp Ct

  10:50 – 11:10 a.m.       Role of Physicians in Social Security Disability Determination (Article)
                                      Click here to view Video
                                      The Honorable Judge Kim Parrish, B.S., J.D., MPA,

                                       United States Administrative Law Judge, O
ffice of Hearings and Appeals
                                       About Judge K. ParrishModerator Form

                                       Determining CredibilityKinds of SS CasesSS Disability Benefits

  11:10 – 11:30 a.m.       Medical Antitrust Issues: Ethics & Liability (Article)
                                      
Click here to view Video
                                      
The Honorable Judge John Fischer, Oklahoma Court of Civil Appeals
                                       About Judge J. Fischer
Moderator Form

  11:30 – 12:00 p.m.       Questions & Answers - Click here to view Video of Panel Discussion

  12:00 – 1:00 p.m. - LUNCH BREAK


 AFTERNOON
SESSION II

  Issues: Pain Management, End-of-Life & Unprofessional Conduct

  Moderators: Carl Hook, MD, President & CEO, PLICO, and K.A. Mehta, MD, President, OSMA                                
  1:00 – 1:30 p.m.         The Law of Pain Management (Slides)
                                      S. Sandy Sanbar, MD, PhD, JD, Program Chair, & Chairman of the ABLM

                                     
About Dr. SanbarModerator FormArticle: Law of Pain Rx

  1:30 – 1:50 p.m.          Treatment of Terminal Ill Children: Ethics & Law (Slides)
                                      
Click here to view Video
                                      
Rita Raman, MD, MS, JD, CNS, MACN, FCLM
                                       About Dr. RamanModerator Form

  1:50 – 2:10 p.m.           Ethical & Legal Issues Affecting the Terminally Ill Patient Slides)
                                      
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                                       Dale H. Cowan, MD, JD, President, ACLM
                                       About D.Cowan, MD, JDModerator Form

2:10 – 2:20 p.m. - BREAK

 2:20 – 2:40 p.m.              End-of-Life Professional Ethics & Liability Issues (Slides)
                                        
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                                         Annette Prince, JD, LCSW, Clinical Assistant Professor, Director, Oklahoma
                                         Palliative Care Resource Center, OU Physicians Family Medicine Center
                                         About A. Prince, JDModerator Form

  2:40 – 3:00 p.m.             Ethics, Euthanasia Classification & Physician Aided Death (Slides)
                                         S. Sandy Sanbar, MD, PhD, JD, Program Chair, & Chairman of the ABLM
                                        
About Dr. SanbarModerator Form

  3:00 – 3:20 p.m.            Unprofessional Conduct & Controlled Substance Abuse (Slides)
                                        
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Curtis E. Harris, MD, MS, JD, FCLM, President, OSBMLS
                                         
About Dr. Harris Moderator Form
                                         Disciplining DoctorsLong-term Pain RxMedical Lincensing

  3:20 – 4:10 p.m.             Speakers & Moderators: Questions & Answers
                                          Click here to view Video

  4:10 p.m.                   ADJOURN

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© Copyright 2010 American Board of Legal Medicine
Law of Medicine Publication, Oklahoma City, OK

 

 

A DAY WITH THE JUDGES

SEMINAR

October 15, 2010

Friday, 7:45am - 4:10pm
3300 NW Expressway
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Integris Baptist Medical Center

James L. Henry Auditorium

Presented  By:

The American Board of Legal Medicine
www.ablminc.org

The American College of Legal Medicine
www.aclm.org

The University of Oklahoma College of Medicine
www.ouhsc.edu

The Oklahoma Palliative Care Resource Center,
OU Physicians Family Medicine Center

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Jointly Sponsored By:

The Oklahoma State Medical Association
http://www.osmaonline.org/

 Physicians Liability Insurance Company, Oklahoma
www.plico-ok.com

In Kind Support:
Integris Health, Inc.,
Oklahoma City, OK

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Information

Links

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