Promoting the Value of Colonoscopy to Your Patients

Promoting the Value of Colonoscopy to Your Patients
Several tests are available for patients to screen for colon cancer. Colonoscopy is the only test which can detect and remove pre-cancerous polyps. The ASGE Value of Colonoscopy Task Force has developed education material and strategies to promote the value of colonoscopy to your patients and to your referring internists. Join ASGE on Thursday, March 4 for a Practice Operations Discussion Forum on Promoting the Value of Colonoscopy to Your Patients for a presentation and question and answer session on Value of Colonoscopy campaign, outreach program and valuable resources available through ASGE.

OBJECTIVES

  1. Learn about the VOC campaign and its efforts to promote colorectal cancer prevention via colonoscopy
  2. Learn about the outreach program
  3. Review and discuss the ASGE VOC safety resources
  4. Learn to use the VOC resources for outreach

Moderator:

Joseph Vicari, MD  MBA  FASGE
Chair, ASGE Practice Operations Committee
Co-Chair, ASGE Value of Colonoscopy Task ForceRockford Gastroenterology Associates, Rockford, IL

Presenters/Discussant Panel:

Jonathan Cohen, MD  FASGE
Councilor, ASGE Governing Board
Co-Chair, ASGE Value of Colonoscopy Task Force
NYU School of Medicine, New York, NY

Aaron J. Shiels, MD FASGE
Managing Partner
Member, ASGE Reimbursement Committee
Rockford Gastroenterology Associates, Rockford, IL

Erica Natal, BSN  MHA  MBA
Clinical Administrator
Rockford Gastroenterology Associates, Rockford, IL

Ilche T. Nonevski, MD MBA
Chief Financial Officer
Member, ASGE Video Plenary and World Cup Committee
Rockford Gastroenterology Associates, Rockford, IL

Nancy S. Schlossberg, BA BSN RN CGRN
Program Director, Digestive Health Services
John Muir Health, Walnut Creek, CA

AGENDA

 7:00 – 7:05 PM                  Welcome and Introductions
                                             Joseph J. Vicari, MD MBA FASGE

7:05 – 7:11 PM                  Value of Colonoscopy Task Force – A Summary
                                            Jonathan Cohen, MD FASGE

7:11 – 7:17 PM                  Strategies and Educational Tools to Promote Colonoscopy, Pt 1
                                            Ilche T. Nonevski, MD MBA

7:17 – 7:23 PM                  Strategies and Educational Tools to Promote Colonoscopy, Pt 2
                                            Aaron J. Shiels, MD FASGE

7:23 – 7:29 PM                  Safety Video Discussion
                                            Erica Natal, BSN MHA MBA

7:29 – 7:35 PM                  Value of Colonoscopy Safety Material
                                            Nancy Schlossberg, BA BSN RN CGRN

7:35  – 8:30 PM                 Using Resources for Outreach - Question and Answer Session
                                            Discussant Panel

8:30 PM                              Final Thoughts and Adjournment
                                            Joe Vicari, MD MBA FASGE

When
3/4/2021 7:00 PM - 3/4/2021 8:30 PM
Where
Discussion Forum/Webinar
United States

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