Providence Medford to host cardiology symposium for providers

July 29, 2013

Providence Medford Medical Center’s Continuing Medical Education Program will host  “Supporting Healthier Lives from Prevention to Intervention,” a cardiovascular health symposium scheduled on Friday, Oct. 18 from 7:30 a.m.-5 p.m. at the Rogue Community College/Southern Oregon University Higher Learning Center in Medford.

Heart disease remains the leading cause of death in Americans. This conference will feature some of the most critical cardiovascular issues, with an intense focus on improving the quality of patient care throughout the continuum, from diagnosis through intervention to rehabilitation. Are you doing all you can for patients?

Primary care providers are invited to collaborate with a wide range of Providence specialists from southern Oregon and Portland, focusing on appropriately identifying, diagnosing, treating and rehabilitating heart care patients.

Registration is $50 for staff physicians and Providence Health & Services employees; $75 for non-affiliated physicians, nurses and allied health professionals; and $25 for nursing and health program students. For more information contact Linda Reel, Providence Medford CME coordinator, at 541-732-5011 or linda.reel@providence.org.

Accreditation and Designation
Providence Medford Medical Center is accredited by the Oregon Medical Association to provide Continuing Medical Education for physicians.

American Medical Association: Providence Medford Medical Center designates this educational activity for maximum of  8 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits TM.  Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.”