Warm Up the CT Scanner; I'm Going to the ER!
· To recognize and differentiate when imaging is necessary in presenting the patient to the ED.
· To appropriately convey to the patient when and why more tests (imaging) is necessary or why more tests are not necessary.
The Missouri Association of Osteopathic Physicians and Surgeons (MAOPS) is accredited by the American Osteopathic Association to provide osteopathic continuing medical education for physicians. MAOPS designates this program for a maximum of .75 AOA Category 1-A credits and will report CME and specialty credits commensurate with the extent of the physician's participation.
The MAOPS Education Planning Committee members, with the exception of Jack Bragg, DO and Chris Wolf, DO disclose that they have no relevant financial relationships with any organization producing, marketing, reselling, or distributing health care goods or services consumed by, or used on, patients relative to the content of this presentation. Jack Bragg, DO discloses he received a speaker’s fee for speaking at an American College of Osteopathic Internists meeting. Chris Wolf, DO discloses he received a speaker’s fee by Anthrex, Inc. as faculty of an ultrasound presentation.
All grievances should be in writing and should specify the nature of the grievance. Initially, all grievances should be directed to MAOPS Executive Director, who will then forward said grievance to the Education & Convention Committee. All grievances will receive an initial response in writing within 30 days of receipt. If the participant does not receive a satisfactory response, then they can then submit a complaint in writing to the Council on Continuing Medical Education of the AOA at 142 East Ontario Street, Chicago, IL 60611.
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Dr. Jones is the staff radiologist for Golden Valley Memorial Hospital in Clinton, Missouri. He received his D.O. degree from ATSU - Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine and completed a fellowship in Anatomy and Osteopathic Theory and Methods from the same. He is board certified by the American Osteopathic Board of Radiology. In addition to his medical practice, Dr. Jones is very active in organized medicine and the Missouri Osteopathic Physicians and Surgeons. He is a past president of that organization and has served in numerous leadership capacities. In 2015, he was recognized by his peers with the Wilber T. Hill, D.O., FACOFP dist. Distinguished Service Award.
Dr. Jones discloses that he has no relevant financial relationships with any organization producing, marketing, reselling or distributing health care goods, or services consumed by, or used on, patients relative to the content of this presentation.
Matthew Grounds, DO is a graduate of the Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine program at Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences and is board certified in emergency medicine through the American College of Osteopathic Emergency Physicians. After graduation, Dr. Grounds moved to Joplin, Missouri where he currently serves as the Freeman West Emergency Department Medical Director and the Assistant Director of the Emergency Medicine Program with Freeman Health System.
Dr. Grounds discloses that he has no relevant financial relationships with any organization producing, marketing, reselling or distributing health care goods or services consumed by, or used on, patients relative to the content of this presentation.
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