Emergency Department: Surgical and Medical Emergencies in Bariatric Patients 9/27/17

San Leandro, CA US
September 27, 2017

Emergency Department: Surgical and Medical Emergencies in Bariatric Patients 9/27/17

Target Audience

All Emergency MDs and Interested Providers

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this program, clinicians will be better able to:

  • Discuss the various Bariatric Surgery Procedures we currently offer  
  • Improve recognition and tailor appropriate work up to identify the potentially "Bad and Ugly" surgical and medical complications of these procedures
  • Collaborate efforts to decrease ED visits, postop readmissions and improve follow up care on bariatric patients

Additional Information

Location: 
Building: 
San Leandro Medical Center
Conference room: 
A13
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
Course opens: 
09/27/2017
Course expires: 
09/27/2017
Event starts: 
09/27/2017 - 12:00pm
Event ends: 
09/27/2017 - 1:00pm
Rating: 
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KP San Leandro Medical Center
2500 Merced Street
San Leandro, CA 94577
United States

Christine Chu, MD,
GSAA Advanced Laparoscopic General and Bariatric Surgeon


The Speaker(s) above and Planner (Dr. Mark Tanaka) have disclosed that they do not have any
financial relationships with any commercial interest or any proprietary entity producing health care
goods or services that is relevant to this CME program.

Accreditation Statement: The Kaiser Foundation Hospital GSAA is accredited by the Institute for Medical Quality/California Medical Association (IMQ/CMA) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The Kaiser Foundation Hospital San Leandro/Fremont takes responsibility for the content, quality and scientific integrity of this CME activity.

Credit Designation Statement: The Kaiser Foundation Hospital San Leandro/Fremont designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This credit may also be applied to the CMA Certification in Continuing Medical Education. Nurses may report 1 credit toward the continuing medical education requirements for license renewal by the California Board of Registered Nurses.

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
09/27/2017
Course expires: 
09/27/2017
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