Legal Issues in the Care of Adolescents



PLICO is pleased to present a Risk Management educational seminar, Legal Issues in the Care of Adolescents, specifically designed for physicians who provide health services to adolescent patients. Experienced defense attorney, Jennifer Annis, Esq will present topics including statutes on the rights of minors to consent, issues related to providing care related to sexual health, federal and state laws related to confidentiality, and release of medical records.  Strategies to manage both ongoing and newly identified risks faced by physicians and other healthcare providers in this evolving healthcare environment will also be presented.  We will explore opportunities to mitigate potential risks to improve patient outcomes and experiences as well as protect the clinician from litigation.
PLICO is pleased to offer this complementary seminar to the members of the Oklahoma Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics, the Oklahoma Academy of Family Physicians and the OKACOG-District VII.

The seminar will be offered in a virtual live-streaming event on the following dates:
Tuesday, September 15, 2020                                                    Wednesday, September 16, 2020
6:00pm-8:00pm                                                                            6:00pm-8:00pm


Accreditation Statement

The Oklahoma State Medical Association (OSMA) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The OSMA designates this live activity for a maximum of 2 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
To officially receive AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ and a CME certificate of participation, the attendee must complete the online evaluations for each presentation attended.
Application for CME credit has been filed with the American Academy of Family Physicians. Determination of credit is pending.

Faculty and Disclosures

In accordance with ACCME requirements on disclosure, CME Planning Committee, faculty and reviewers are asked to disclose any relationships with commercial interests associated with any area of medicine featured in these activities. 
The OSMA has implemented a system to resolve conflicts of interest for each CME activity to help ensure content objectivity, independence, fair balance, and that the content is aligned with the mission of the OSMA CME Planning Committee.  Conflicts, if any, are resolved through one or more processes.  All CME content in this activity was independently reviewed to ensure that it is free of commercial bias.
The OSMA Planning Committee, Faculty and Reviewers have no relevant financial relationships to disclose.  Disclosures of relevant financial relationships, if applicable, will be provided to participants prior to the presentations.

"The Oklahoma State Medical Association has been surveyed by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (AC­CME) and awarded Accreditation with Commendation for six years as a provider of continuing medical education for physicians.
The ACCME accreditation seeks to assure the medical community and the public that the Oklahoma State Medical Association provides physicians with relevant, effective, practice-based continuing medical education that supports US health care quality improvements.
ACCMEThe ACCME employs a rigorous, multilevel process for evaluating institutions' continuing medical education programs according to the high accreditation standards adopted by all seven ACCME member organizations. These organizations of medicine in the US are the American Board of Medical Specialties, the American Hospital Association, the American Medical Association, the Association for Hospital Medical Education, the Association of American Medical Colleges, the Council of Medical Specialty Societies, and the Federation of State Medical Boards of the US, Inc."