Preserving the Integrity of Our Specialty - What Can You Do? (CONG2015-44)

This activity includes the following:


Advertising Responsibly - Avoid Making False Claims and Misleading the Public

Mark Forrestal, MD, FACPh

How to Manage Insurance Requirements for Treatment

Bruce Hoyle, MD, FACPh

Overutilization - What Is Our Role?

Marlin Schul, MD, MBA, RVT, FACPh

Peer Accountability - What to Do If You Are Aware of Unethical Practices

Lisa Amatangelo, MD

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Target Audience

The content of this activity is designed to meet the needs of the following target audience:  phlebologists, general surgeons, vascular surgeons, interventional radiologists, interventional cardiologists, vascular medicine practitioners, dermatologists, dermatologic surgeons, family practice and internal medicine practitioners, plastic surgeons, obstetricians and gynecologists, cardiologists, and any other healthcare professional currently or planning on treating patients with venous disease.

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Lisa Amatangelo, MD, RVTSpeakerNonen/a
Mark Forrestal, MD, FACPhModerator; SpeakerCoolTouch Medical LasersTrainer
Bruce Hoyle, MD, FACPhSpeakerNonen/a
Stephen H. MossStaffNonen/a
Eric Mowatt-Larssen, MD, FACPh, RPhSPlannerNonen/a
Marlin Schul, MD, MBA, RVT, FACPhSpeakerBTG PLCSpeaker; Consultant



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