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Complex Care: Treatment Trends and Improved Outcomes

Complex Care: Treatment Trends and Improved Outcomes

October 26, 2019

Waxahachie Civic Center • Waxahachie, Texas

Objectives

The conference is designed to increase competency in diagnosis, treatment and management of specific disorders. Particular attention will be paid to applying practice strategies in support of high quality, cost effective health care and a rational approach for evaluation of patient indicators, essential for all practicing primary care physicians. A close look at risk factors and the benefits of regular follow up will also be discussed.

Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Identify current approaches
  • Recognize the prevalence of identified patient conditions and practice
  • Explain to patients the differential diagnosis and treatment options
  • Implement the assessment of patients in practice
  • Access and utilize resources of physician specialists

Course Directors

Amy J. Wilson, MD
Chief Medical Officer, Baylor University Medical Center at Dallas

Göran B. G. Klintmalm, MD, PhD, FACS
Chief Emeritus, Baylor Scott & White Annette C. and Harold C. Simmons Transplant Institute

Thomas Ledbetter, MD
Chief Medical Officer, Baylor Scott & White Medical Center – Waxahachie

Program Agenda

Presentation materials, when available, maybe downloaded in pdf format. The password will be emailed to participants prior to the activity.

Saturday, October 26, 2019

  • 7 a.m.

    Registration and Welcome

    Continental breakfast will be available

  • 8 a.m.

    Yellow is the New Red: The Dramatic Increase in Liver Disease Across Texas

  • 8:30 a.m.

    Surgical Approach to Lung Cancer: Can We Do More?

  • 9 a.m.

    Advanced Heart Failure Therapies: When to Refer

  • 9:30 a.m.

    Morning Break and Networking

  • 10 a.m.

    New Innovations In Breast Surgery

  • 10:30 a.m.

    Young Onset Colon Cancer and the New Screening Guidelines

  • 11 a.m.

    Seizures in Systemic Illness

  • 11:30 a.m.

    Lunch Break and Networking

  • 12 p.m.

    Updates in Palliative Care

    *Ethics credit

  • 1 p.m.

    Adjourn and Evaluation

Accreditation and Credit Designation

Accreditation

The Foundation for Advanced Cardiovascular Education and Training (FACET) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

 

Credit Designation

FACET designates this live activity for a maximum of 4.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The Foundation for Advanced Cardiovascular Education and Training (FACET) will provide 4.5 Contact Hours CE nursing credits for this program. Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #CEP17101, for 2 Contact Hours.

Lecture meets Texas requirements for Ethics/ Professional Responsibility Education = 1.0 credit.

Location

Waxahachie Civic Center

The conference will be held at the Waxahachie Civic Center. The Civic Center is conveniently located at the intersection on I 35E and Highway 287 and is within 25 minutes of the DFW Metroplex.


Baylor Dallas specialty care outreach in Waxahachie

Baylor Scott & White Specialty Care Center – Waxahachie is proud to offer the patients of Ellis County and surrounding communities easier access to advanced disease management, surgical and transplant services across multiple specialties. Our renowned specialists are experts in their field. Providing consultations and evaluations for patients dealing with chronic and complex issues, including transplant candidates and prospective donors. In addition, surgery patients and transplant recipients who have their procedures at Baylor University Medical Center at Dallas can receive followup care at the Waxahachie office. Located on the campus at Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Waxahachie on I-35 North.

To schedule an appointment for consultation, call 214.820.8500.

Address
2000 Civic Center Lane,
Waxahachie, TX 75165

Registration

There is no charge to attendees for this event.
This CME opportunity is valued at $79.
Attendance is limited to the first 60 registrants.

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