LANSING, Mich., Jan. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- The Risk Management and Patient Safety Institute (RM&PSI) today announced its winter and spring 2009 audio program calendar. The RM&PSI (http://www.rmpsi.com), a subsidiary of FinCor Holdings Inc. (http://www.fincorholdings.com), is a national leader in clinical risk management and patient safety programs and regulatory readiness practices for health care institutions.
The spring 2009 calendar also provides information regarding the Institute's national risk management seminar, Don't Risk Financial Security: Preventing Hospital-acquired Conditions, April 27-28, 2009, at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas. This year's annual seminar will focus on helping health care institutions understand and prepare for the new Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) "preventable conditions" reimbursement rules that went into effect in October 2008. The deadline for seminar registration is April 3, 2009.
Winter and spring 2009 audio program dates and topics are as follows: -- January 22, 2009 Disclosure: the Basics and Emerging Challenges -- January 29, 2009 Legal and Ethical Guidance for Delivering Care to Complex and/or Non-Compliant Patients -- February 18, 2009 Communication among Nurses: Soft Skill with Solid Impact on Patient Safety -- February 26, 2009 Managing Risks in Electronic Medical Records -- March 25, 2009 Skilled Communication When the Stakes Are High -- April 7, 2009 The Generation Gap: Impact on Communication and Teamwork -- May 7, 2009 Wielding Influence: The Power to Make a Difference for Patients
Each one-hour RM&PSI program begins at 2 p.m. EST and features nationally recognized speakers and content experts addressing emerging issues and solutions in patient safety, clinical risk reduction, regulatory and accreditation, and other medical liability trends. Sessions typically offer one or more continuing medical education credits (CME) or nursing contact hours. Each audio program is available for a fixed rate, with no limit to the number of staff who may attend.
The RM&PSI has been an accredited provider of CME credits since 1994, and provides more than 50 opportunities and courses for CME credits each year. Additional information on the audio program topics, dates and speakers, as well as the number of continuing education credits for nurses and physicians, is available online at www.rmpsi.com.
About The RM&PSI
The Risk Management and Patient Safety Institute (RM&PSI) is focused on clinical risk reduction, quality patient outcomes and education. The RM&PSI is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians, and is an accredited provider of nursing continuing education. For more information, visit www.rmpsi.com. For more information about the company's products and services, visit http://store.rmpsi.com.
About FinCor Holdings
Through its subsidiaries -- FinCor Solutions, The Risk Management and Patient Safety Institute, MHA Insurance Company, Washington Casualty Company and Capital Risk Solutions, SPC -- FinCor Holdings Inc. provides industry- leading insurance products and support services, including medical professional liability insurance, workers' compensation insurance and clinical risk management solutions to clients nationally. With its years of experience focusing on financial loss protection and clinical risk reduction, FinCor Holdings has built an outstanding reputation for serving the needs of the health care industry. For more information, visit www.fincorholdings.com.
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