Regional Conference - Québec

Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Presented in French only
Hôtel des Commandants,
178 rue de la Reine

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Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Presented in French only
La Saguenéenne Hôtel,
250 rue Des Saguenéens

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Thursday, September 28, 2017

Presented in English only
Le Château Vaudreuil,
21700 Route Transcan

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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.

The Fédération des médecins omnipraticiens du Québec, a continuing education organization fully accredited by the Quebec College of Physicians, recognizes 3 hours of category 1 credits for those participating in this activity, provided that the Code of Ethics of the Conseil québécois de développement professionnel continu des médecins (CQDPCM) is respected.

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