West Kendall Baptist Hospital GME Conference Series: The New Role of Professionalism in American Medicine
In the past three decades, due to pressures from third party payers and the proliferation of an anti-medical litigation industry, physicians in the U.S. have begun to practice medicine defensively and under pressures that were not present in years past. These factors have caused an erosion of medical professionalism that has negatively affected the doctor-patient relationship. This lecture will address how to improve medical professionalism, which has a positive impact on the doctor-patient relationship.
GME faculty including: Family Medicine Practitioners, Cardiologists, Emergency Medicine Physicians, Surgeons, Hospitalists, Obstetricians/Gynecologists, Nephrologists, Hematologists/Oncologists, Infectious Disease Specialists, Gastroenterologists,Neurologists, ENT’s, Ophthalmologists, Urologists, Pulmonologists, Critical Care Physicians, Nurses, Medical Students, Residents, Fellows and other interested Healthcare Professionals.
- Examine current literature explaining how improving medical professionalism can lead to better patient health outcomes.
- Apply the process of self-reflection during and after the patient medical encounter.
- Translate evidence into practice by implementing new medical professionalism strategies.
Eugenio M. Rothe, M.D.
Professor of Psychiatry and Public Health
Florida International University
Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine
Eugenio M. Rothe, M.D., has indicated that he has no relevant financial relationships to disclose and that his discussion will not include mention of investigational or off-label usage.
- 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
- 1.00 Florida Board of Nursing
- 1.00 Nurse Practitioners
- 1.00 Florida Board of Pharmacy
- 1.00 Florida Board of Respiratory Therapy
- 1.00 Florida Board of Clinical Social Workers, Marriage and Family Therapists and Mental Health Counselors
- 1.00 General certificate of attendance
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