2018 SCOMS Winter CME Conference
Join us on February 23-24, 2018 at the Embassy Suites Greenville Downtown Riverplace for 12 hours of AOA Category 1-A continuing medical education as well as great opportunities for networking with other physicians in the state. Topics will include two hours of the state mandated Prescribing and Monitoring Controlled Substances, Quick and Billable OMT for Common Conditions, Billing and Coding, and many updates for the primary care physician. Students and residents will also benefit from this conference by attending the general session as well as a breakout session for students and residents.
First 30 physician registrants will be entered into a drawing for a free Littman Cardio IV Stethoscope!
The SCOMS Winter CME Conference is designed to update primary care physicians on current information regarding important medical topics and rapidly changing therapeutic areas. The emphasis of this program is on practical and useful information for a clinical practice.
Course Learning Objectives
Following the conference, attendees will be able to:
- Discuss the clinical presentation of common disorders seen in primary care.
- Utilize current advances in the diagnosis and treatment of these common problems.
- Identify highly relevant medical findings that may change how a primary care physician currently practices.
- Implement a variety of common clinical scenarios into their medical practice.
Embassy Suites Greenville Downtown Riverplace • 250 Riverplace, Greenville, SC • $179/One King Studio Suite or $199/night for a Two Room Queen Suite • reservations must be made prior to January 15th • Event Name: SCOMS • call (864) 263-4800 or book online using the link above. Room blocks have been reserved for Friday and Saturday Night. • Garage self-parking: $7.50/day
Come visit the city ranked 3rd Best Small City and bring your family! While you are busy enjoying your CME lectures, your family may take advantage of fun things to do in Downtown Greenville!
- Swamp Rabbit Trail (walk or rent a bike!)
- Falls Park on the Reedy
- Upstate Children’s Museum
- Upstate History Museum
- Mice on Main
- Peace Center Shows
- Hiking in the Pisgah National Forest
- Swamp Rabbits Ice Hockey
- Food & Brewery Tours
- The Gorge Zip Line Canopy Adventure
- Bon Secours Wellness Arena
- Tryon International Equestrian Center
- BMW Performance Center
- Visit www.visitgreenvillesc.com for more ideas.
CME Credits – DO’s
The South Carolina Osteopathic Medical Society (SCOMS) is recognized as an American Osteopathic Association (AOA) accredited Category 1 CME Sponsor by the AOA Council on Continuing Medical Education (CCME). SCOMS anticipates being approved for 12 hours of AOA Category 1-A CME credit for this program pending approval by the AOA CCME. Each physician should claim only those hours of credit that he/she spent in the educational activity.
SCOMS Continuing Medical Education Policy
Evaluation data will be compiled and provided to SCOMS. Comments and suggestions regarding program content, location and other program specific details will be considered when planning future activities. Grievances regarding program administration and reporting of AOA CME credits will be handled on an individual basis. Participants with grievances that cannot be resolved will be sent to the AOA CCME.
It is the policy of SCOMS to ensure balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor in all of its educational programs. All participating faculty are expected to disclose to the participants any real or apparent conflict of interest related to the content of their presentation.
Who Should Attend?
This conference is designed for family physicians, internal medicine physicians and other primary care providers and specialists.