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2019 Resident-Fellow Quality Improvement and Patient Safety Poster Symposium
DATE: Monday, May 13, 2019, afternoon.
WHERE: SHC Atrium
Effective October 2, 2018 it will be mandatory to consult CURES 2.0 prior to prescribing, ordering, administering, or furnishing a Schedule II–IV controlled substance per California law.
As a reminder, all licensed prescribers in California must be registered for access to CURES 2.0.
If you have not already done so, you must register (for free) at --> LINK
If already registered, confirm your current user ID and password are valid by logging into CURES 2.0 at --> LINK
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New Trauma Code
Trauma team lead/resuscitation codes should be logged in ACGME with the new case log code 92950
New Case Minimums
New Case Minimums for General Surgery Residents
Effective 2017-2018 academic year:
- At least 850 operative procedures in five years as operating surgeon
- At least 200 operative procedures in the chief resident year
- At least 40 cases in surgical critical care, with at least one in each category
The RRC-Surgery's new defined category minimum numbers.
The ABS will also change training requirements to be consistent with the RRC-Surgery.