Regional Conference - Alberta

Tuesday, October 17, 2017
Grand Prairie

Grand Prairie - Pomeroy Hotel,
11633 100 St.

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Wednesday, October 18, 2017

The Coast Lethbridge,
526 Mayor Magrath Dr. S.

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Thursday, October 19, 2017

Hyatt Regency Calgary,
700 Centre St. SE

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This event is an Accredited Group Learning Activity (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification program of The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, and approved by the CMPA for up to 3 MOC credits.

This Group Learning program has been certified by the College of Family Physicians of Canada for up to 3 Mainpro+ credits.

Your patients, your practice: Practical tips for safe care



Buffet dinner (included)



Part 1

Hit the target: Tips to prevent diagnostic delays or misdiagnosis

Learning objectives
  • Describe medical-legal risks associated with diagnostic errors
  • Name 3 common issues seen in CMPA cases involving diagnostic issues
  • Identify 3 strategies for reducing your medical-legal risk with cases involving a challenging diagnosis

Electronic record keeping: Pitfalls to avoid

Learning objectives
  • Identify common pitfalls and medical-legal risks associated with electronic medical records (EMR)
  • Describe 3 strategies to mitigate these risks


Health break



Part 2

Spotlight on medication safety

Learning objectives
  • Describe medical-legal risks associated with medication use
  • Discuss two high-risk medication issues
  • Formulate an action plan to minimize medication-related harm in your practice

Q & A session

  • Get answers to your medical-legal questions from CMPA physicians and legal counsel