Illicit Prescription of Controlled Substances – A Forensic Case Review

Nassau University Medical Center Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Wednesday April 18, 2018 at 1:00 PM


This grand round has already taken place.


Nassau University Medical Center - East Meadow, NY
April 18th, 2018
1.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit Hours

Description

This presentation will cover the standard of care for initial Psychiatric assessment and follow ups, outline the potential legal consequences in inadequate history-taking and mis-prescribing controlled substances. Participants will appreciate the concept of drug diversion, the role of the DEA and the New York State Prescription Monitoring Program, and the concept of professional negligence and professional misconduct and the role of the Office of Professional Medical Conduct.

Dates and Times

Start: 4/18/2018 1:00 PM
End: 4/18/2018 2:30 PM

Objectives

Participants will:

  • Appreciate the standard of care for initial psychiatric assessments and follow-ups
  • Appreciate the potential legal consequences of inadequate history-taking and mis-prescribing controlled substances
  • Appreciate the concept of drug diversion, the role of the DEA and the New York State Prescription Monitoring Program
  • Appreciate the concept of professional negligence and professional misconduct and the role of the Office of Professional Medical Conduct

Speakers

  • Dr. Glenn Kalash
    • Illicit Prescription of Controlled Substances – A Forensic Case Review

Location

Nassau University Medical Center
2201 Hempstead Turnpike
East Meadow, NY 11554

Accreditation

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of The School of Medicine, State University of New York at Stony Brook and Nassau University Medical Center. The School of Medicine, State University of New York at Stony Brook is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The School of Medicine, State University of New York at Stony Brook designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) . Physicians should only claim the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.