MEDICAL ETHICS & BIOETHICS 1. Bioethics, Professionalism, and Communication 2. Fetal Interests, Abortion and Stem Cell Research 3. End of Life Decisions, Aid in Dying & Assisted Suicide
REGULATION OF MEDICAL PRACTICE 1. HIPAA, EMTALA, and Other Federal Mandates 2. Licensing, Credentialing, Privileging and Impairment Issues 3. Fraud and Abuse AND Criminal Negligence
LAW OF HOSPITALS, NURSES AND MANAGED CARE ORGANIZATIONS 1. Hospital and Nursing Liability 2. Liability of MCOs
MEDICAL LIABILITY & MALPRACTICE MOCK TRIAL 1. Medical Negligence: Causes, Prevention and Defenses 2. Medical Records and Spoliation of Evidence 3. Capacity, Competency, Informed Consent and Informed Refusal 4. Expert Medical Testimony 5. MOCK TRIAL: Liability in Selected Specialties
14 CLE Credits have been applied for with the Florida Bar
Conference Sessions generally take place during the days at sea (as cruise itinerary allows) to avoid conflicts with Ports of Call or evening entertainment.