FPMRS Webinar Series



Sessions

Urogynecology Coding in the New Age

Dec 5, 2018 7:00pm ‐ Dec 5, 2018 8:00pm

Identification: WEB181205

Credits: None available.

CMS has issued a new coding rules which will have a significant impact on the practice of urogynecologists. This webinar is intended to discuss the changes that have been implemented . In addition, how to determine appropriate coding, and the necessary supporting documentation, for several common clinical scenarios will be presented.

Learning Objectives:

  • Present the details of the Final CMS rule
  • Explain the new documentation requirements associated with the new rule 
  • Present examples of appropriate coding and associated documentation for typical urogynecology interations

To claim CME credits for this session, click 'Puchase CME'. After you complete the purchase you will be brought back to the session, click into the CE Information tab to take evaluation.

Speaker(s):
  • Stephen A. Metz, MD, Associate Professor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Tufts University School of Medicine
  • Jill Rathbun, Managing Partner, Galileo Consulting Group, Inc
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The Sacrospinous Ligament Fixation: Classical Apicial Support with a Great Future

Oct 17, 2018 7:00pm ‐ Oct 17, 2018 8:00pm

Identification: 10172018

Credits: None available.

This webinar will review the Sacrospinous Ligament Fixation. We will emphasize the anatomy of the ligament and surrounding structures. By reviewing the surgical approach, both past and present.

Learning Objectives:

  • Review the anatomy of the sacropinous ligament.
  • Review the historical and current surgical approaches to apical suspension using the ligament.
  • Discuss unilateral or bilateral techniques
  • Tips, tricks and pearls to avoid peril


To claim CME credits for this session, click 'Puchase CME'. After you complete the purchase you will be brought back to the session, click into the CE Information tab to take evaluation.

Speaker(s):
  • Kent M. Burk, MD, FACOG, Director of Female Pelvic Medicine & Reconstructive Surgery, University of Missouri - Kansas City
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If Nail = Hammer…Does Prolapse = Hysterectomy? The Role for Uterine Conservation

Sep 12, 2018 7:00pm ‐ Sep 12, 2018 8:00pm

Identification: 09122018

Credits: None available.

Curious what hysteropexy is all about?  This webinar will discuss the pros and cons of uterine-sparing operations to treat pelvic organ prolapse.  Approaches to hysteropexy will be discussed and video clips, figures, and photos will be shared.

Learning Objectives:

  • Describe types of uterine-sparing procedures
  • Describe outcomes of hysteropexy
  • Demonstrate laparoscopic sacrohysteropexy
  • List indications and contraindications for uterine-sparing procedures

To claim CME credits for this session, click 'Puchase CME'. After you complete the purchase you will be brought back to the session, click into the CE Information tab to take evaluation.

Speaker(s):
  • Beri Ridgeway, MD, Assistant Professor, Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine, Cleveland Clinic
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A Gynecologist's Role in Identifying and Responding to Human Trafficking

Aug 18, 2018 7:00pm ‐ Aug 15, 2018 8:00pm

Identification: 08152018

Credits: None available.

An overview of the prevalence of and risk factors for human trafficking and why we should consider human trafficking a public health issue. We will then discuss how to identify signs of human trafficking and how to intervene.

Learning Objectives: 

  • Understand the definition of HT and how this is different from sex work or prostitution
  • Understand the risk factors for being trafficked
  • Understand how trafficking is the same or different from other forms of sexual violence
  • Learn how to identify trafficking in a medical setting
  • Learn how to respond - who to call, when to call, etc

To claim CME credits for this session, click 'Puchase CME'. After you complete the purchase you will be brought back to the session, click into the CE Information tab to take evaluation.

Speaker(s):
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Essentials of Pelvic Floor Ultrasound in Pelvic Floor Disorders

Jul 18, 2018 7:00pm ‐ Jul 18, 2018 8:00pm

Identification: 07182018

Credits: None available.

This webinar will review the basic principles of pelvic floor imaging, including practical uses in an evidence based approach. It will also cover newly proposed AIUM parameters for pelvic floor ultrasound using two approaches - translabial (using an abdominal transducer) and introital  (using endovaginal transducer)

Learning Objectives:

  • Understand why pelvic ultrasound is an important tool
  • Understand basic principles of how, when and why to use ultrasound
  • Review clinical scenarios
  • Learn about basic principles of translabial and introital pelvic floor ultrasound
  • Understand appropriate anatomic structures identification
  • Explore clinical utilization of translabila and introital pelvic floor ultrasound

To claim CME credits for this session, click 'Puchase CME'. After you complete the purchase you will be brought back to the session, click into the CE Information tab to take evaluation.

Speaker(s):
  • Lieschen H. Quiroz, MD, Associate Professor, Fellowship Director and Section Chief Female Pelvic Medicine & Reconstructive Surgery, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences
  • Milena Weinstein, MD, Program Director, Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery Fellowship, Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts General Hospital
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Volunteerism and FPMRS: Expanding Your Career

Jun 13, 2018 7:00pm ‐ Jun 13, 2018 8:00pm

Identification: 06132018

Credits: None available.

In this webinar we will discuss volunteering for national organizations; the benefits, how you can impact other practitioners, how to keep it from taking too much of your time, and how it can affect your career.

Learning Objectives:

  • Describe how volunteers function within a medical society
  • Discover the career opportunities that a volunteerism creates role
  • Explore the impact a volunteer has on a society
  • Learn how to volunteer and still maintain your day job

To claim CME credits for this session, click 'Puchase CME'. After you complete the purchase you will be brought back to the session, click into the CE Information tab to take evaluation.

Speaker(s):
  • Felicia Lane, MD
  • Charles R. Rardin, MD, FACOG, FACS, Associate Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Alpert Medical School of Brown University
  • Charelle M. Carter-Brooks, MD, MSc, Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences of the University of Pittsburgh, Division of Urogynecology and Reconstructive Surgery; Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC; UPMC
  • Milena Weinstein, MD, Program Director, Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery Fellowship, Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts General Hospital
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Sexuality in the Aging FemaleSexuality in the Aging Female

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Sexuality in the Aging Female

May 23, 2018 7:00pm ‐ May 23, 2018 8:00pm

Identification: 05232018

Credits: None available.

Many women present to the urogynecoloigst with vaginal and vulvar issues that have their origins in changes related to birth history and aging. Understanding the implications of these changes will play a role in medical and surgical decision with a clearer understanding of the sexual outcomes related to those decisions.

Learning Objectives:

  • Review the physiology and neurobiology of sexual functioning in women.
  • Review changes of sexual functioning related to aging.
  • Review urogenital changes related to aging, medical and surgical implications that impact sexual function
  • Reviewed topical vaginal treatments


To claim CME credits for this session, click 'Puchase CME'. After you complete the purchase you will be brought back to the session, click into the CE Information tab to take evaluation.


Scientific Committee MRI Imaging

Apr 11, 2018 7:00pm ‐ Apr 11, 2018 8:00pm

Identification: 04112018

Credits: None available.

MRI has revolutionized our understanding of the  pelvic floor.  This session will describe how MRI has been used to understand basic mechanisms of pelvic floor disorders and include discussion of technical details how studies are to be performed.

Learning Objectives:

  • Describe static techniques to study anatomy
  • Familiarize learners with dynamic techniques for prolapse evaluation
  • Review technical details needed to choose scan sequences

To claim CME credits for this session, click 'Puchase CME'. After you complete the purchase you will be brought back to the session, click into the CE Information tab to take evaluation.

Speaker(s):

Surgical Management of the Constricted or Obliterated Vagina

Mar 21, 2018 7:00pm ‐ Mar 21, 2018 8:00pm

Identification: 03212018

Credits: None available.

Discuss and view ways of surgically managing vaginal constrictions and obliteration.

Learning Objectives:

  • Recognize and evaluate vaginal constriction/obliteration
  • Understand principles that avoid vaginal constriction 
  • Understand surgical options to deal with post-operative vaginal constriction

To claim CME credits for this session, click 'Puchase CME'. After you complete the purchase you will be brought back to the session, click into the CE Information tab to take evaluation. 

Speaker(s):
  • John B. Gebhart, MD, Professor of OBGYN & Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN

Developing the Urogynecology Team: How to Incorporate Advanced Practice Providers

Feb 14, 2018 7:00pm ‐ Feb 14, 2018 8:00pm

Identification: 02142018

Credits: None available.

The webinar will focus on incorporating an advanced practice provider into existing urogynecologic practice models.

Learning Objectives:

  • The participant will be able to understand the growing need for different types of providers who care for women with pelvic floor disorders.
  • The participant will be familiarized with the different care models that can be used to incorporate and work with advanced practice providers.
  • The participant will learn different practice model changes that can be utilized to expand their practice base and increase access for patients.

To claim CME credits for this session, click 'Puchase CME'. After you complete the purchase you will be brought back to the session, click into the CE Information tab to take evaluation. 

Speaker(s):
  • Matthew A. Barker, MD, FACOG, The University of South Dakota Sanford School of Medicine Departments of Obstetrics & Gynecology and Internal Medicine