Disability Prevention

November 12, 2019

Disability Prevention — A Clinician Primer to Optimize Patient Health and Return to Work

 

Additional Information

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
  • 1.00 Attendance
Course opens: 
11/12/2019
Course expires: 
12/31/2019
Event starts: 
11/12/2019 - 7:00am
Event ends: 
11/12/2019 - 8:00am
UPMC Hamot
Erie, PA
United States

This one-hour training webinar is facilitated by Dr. Michael Rowe, UPMC’s Senior Medical Director.  Dr. Rowe provides clinical oversight for Workers Compensation and Absence Management programs for UPMC’s WorkPartners affiliate.

Dr. Rowe earned his Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine degree from the Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine and his bachelor’s degree in pharmacy (cum laude) from Duquesne University.

Dr. Rowe joined WorkPartners as senior medical director in March 2016, bringing with him more than 15 years of experience in occupational medicine, claim review, and medical cost containment with Concentra Medical Centers. As an integral part of the WorkPartners leadership team, he is focused on the design and implementation of numerous medical management initiatives to improve quality and cost-effectiveness of care delivered to clients and their injured workers. In addition, Dr. Rowe’s expertise as a licensed pharmacist helps determine appropriate drug utilization, and he works to avoid opioid abuse along with its associated human and financial costs.

 

In support of improving patient care, the University of Pittsburgh is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

The University of Pittsburgh designates this [replace with applicable format: live, enduring or blended] activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

No members of the planning committee, speakers, presenters, authors, content reviewers and/or anyone else in a position to control the content of this education activity have relevant financial relationships with any entity producing, marketing, re-selling, or distributing health care goods or services, used on, or consumed by, patients to disclose.

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
  • 1.00 Attendance

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
11/12/2019
Course expires: 
12/31/2019
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