Upcoming Events

NYACP Hosts Gala to Honor 100th Anniversary of ACP

Saturday, May 16, 2015

The NY Chapter ACP is excited to honor the 100th Anniversary of  the American College of Physicians by hosting several activities  culminating in a Centennial Gala on Saturday, May 16, 2015 at the historic Hotel Thayer in West Point, New York overlooking the beautiful Hudson River Valley.
Please go to Chapter's Gala Page for details!

October  2014

NYACP Events and Webinars: 


Multiple Small Feedings of the Mind
(Hosted by NYACP's Manhattan District)
Tuesday, October 21, 2014
6:00 pm Registration/6:30 Dinner Meeting and Educational Program
(1)  Ebola Update for NYC Physicians
(2)  Pitfalls of Electronic Medical Records
New York Athletic Club
180 Central Park South
New York, NY  10019

 

 

Multiple Small Feedings of the Mind

MKSAP Live Online Study Hall

The NY Chapter in conjunction with the Ilinois Chapter ACP are excited to offer our members an ongoing, online Board Reveiw Course every Tueday evening from 9-10 pm beginning on Sept. 9, 2014.  In order to participate you must:

  • Be a Member of the ACP
  • Own MKSAP 16

For additional inforamation and to register, please go to:MKSAP Online Study Hall

(Hosted by NYACP's Buffalo District)
Thursday, October 23, 2014
6:00pm Registration / 6:30pm Dinner Meeting & Educational Program
Educational Topics: 
(1) Practice Transformation:  From the Bottom to the Top
(2) Pitfalls of Electronic Health Records

The Protocol Restaurant
6766 Transit Road - Williamsville NY  14221
Event Flyer
Online Registration

9th Annual Mid-Atlantic Hospital Medicine Symposium: Mastering the Care of the Hospitalized Patient
Friday, October 24 - Saturday, October 25, 2014
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Goldwurm Auditorium and Lecture Rooms
1425 Madison Avenue and 98th Street
New York, NY  10029
Jointly sponsored by the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai,
New York Chapter, ACP -  An SHM-Affiliated Meeting
Meeting Brochure and Registration
Register Online Here!


A Combination Approach to Managing Hyperlipidemia
(Hosted by NYACP's Suffolk District)
Monday, October 27, 2014
6:00pm Registration / 6:30pm Dinner Meeting & Educational Program
Objectives: 
(1) Discuss lipoproteins and identify lipid risk factors for CHD
(2) Review treatment guidelines for hyperlipidemia and highlight prevalence data on elevated LDL-C
(3) Understand potential combination strategies for managing hyperlipidemia
Blackstone Steakhouse
10 Pinelawn Road-Melville, NY  11747
Event Flyer
Online Registration

New Webinar Post!
E-Prescribing for Controlled Substances (EPCS) in New York

Tuessday, October 28, 2014
6:00 - 7:00 pm
Topics Covered:
With the impending mandate to electronically prescribe all prescriptions, including prescriptions for controlled substances rapidly approaching, this webinar will address the current state of pharmacy and physician adoption EPCS in New York, discuss specifics of the ISTOP bill as it relates to EPCS and inform prescribers as to what steps they need to take to be legally capable of E-prescribing controlled substances by March 27, 2015. Topics to include:

  • Understand the current adoption of EPCS by New York pharmacies and prescribers
  • Articulate the key aspects of the ISTOP bill as it relates to EPCS
  • Know the key steps a prescriber must follow in order to legally E-Prescribe controlled substances in New York by March 27, 2015.

Presenters:
Ken Whittemore,Jr., RPh., MBA, Senior VP, Professional & Regulatory Affairs
Ken Majkowski, Pharm D, Vice President, Partner Development
Surescripts
Online Registration

New York's Surprise Medical Bill Law: Out of Network Coverages
Thursday, October 30, 2014
12:00 noon - 1:00 pm
Topics Covered:
(1) Overview of the new "Surprise Medical Bill Law" in New York: learn who is affected, what is required and when it takes effect
(2) Recommended policies and procedures for physicians to implement to comply with the new law
(3) Effect of the new law on patient disclosures and referrals
(4) Billing changes for the out-of-network provider
Presenter: Rebecca Simone, Esq., Nixon Peabody
Online Registration


November 2014

New York eHealth Collaborative Digital Conference
Monday, November 17-Tuesday, November 18, 2014
Pier Sixty
23rd Street and Westside Highway
New York, NY  10011
(646) 619-6761
Keynote Speakers:  Eric J. Topol MD - Director, Scripps Translational Science Institute
                                    Ezekiel J. Emanuel MD - Vice Provost for Global Initiatives & Chair of the Department of Medical Ethics and Health Policy, University of Pennsylvania
ACP Members receive a 30% discount - use "ACP" in the promotion code box when registering
(To register, sign in, choose provider rate, and a promotion discount box will appear - type in ACP - $350 is the fee)
Online Registration

New Webinar Post!
Practice Transformation: From the Bottom to the Top
Experiences of a Small Practice

Tuesday, November 18, 2014- 7:00 - 8:00 pm

Learning Objectives:

(1)    To provide greater understanding of how the electronic medical record has fundamentally changed physicians workflow
(2)     Recognize how workflow changes and reengineering are needed to adapt to the changes created by EHR's and Advanced Practice requirements; 
(3)     Describe steps practices can use to begin transforming their practices to accommodate these changes
Online Registration


February 2015

NYACP Annual Scientific Meeting
Friday, February 6,  2015

Complete agenda and details on Annual Chapter Meeting Page

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