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FPS 2018 Fall CME


Welcome to the Florida Psychiatric Society!

We are a professional association committed to continuously improving the ability of our more than 1,200 psychiatrist members to provide quality treatment for persons with mental illnesses.

Florida Psychiatric Society is the professional organization for all of Florida's psychiatrists from Key West to Pensacola. The activities of the FPS are coordinated from our staff office in Tallahassee, Florida. The Council directs the activities of the Executive Director. Staff duties in support of those activities are then assigned by the Executive Director. The FPS also contracts for the services of our Government Relations Consultants, the registered lobbyists for the society.



Course On Prescribing Controlled Substances 
Required By Florida HB 21

The State of Florida has mandated every Florida practitioner registered with the United States 
Drug Enforcement Administration and authorized to prescribe controlled substances 
complete a board-approved 2-hour continuing education course on prescribing 
controlled substances by January 31, 2019.

The Florida Psychiatric Society has been approved by the Board of Medicine to provide the mandated course on prescribing controlled substances and will be providing it at the Fall 2018 CME Meeting.

For FPS Prescribing Controlled Substances course information CLICK HERE

       

Every day Psychiatrists are facing new obstacles that have significant impact on the ability to practice medicine. Policies and environments in the medical landscape are constantly shifting. Join the Florida Psychiatric Society for three days of live CME, for “A Closer Look At Physician Wellness And The Opioid Crisis. Get up to speed on HB 21. Our course will cover the latest legislative, legal and clinical information about prescribing opioids in Florida. Make sure you understand the requirements and penalties for noncompliance.

The FPS Fall CME Meeting is also devoted to providing information on physician burnout and wellness. Join us for an expert slate of speakers on topics related to these themes. As always, our meetings are informative and fun, and they offer an opportunity to connect or re-connect with colleagues.

For More Information CLICK HERE

FPS represents you and your professional interests. The programs we offer are always designed for continuing medical education with the latest in diagnosis and cutting edge treatments.

 

 

 


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