Offers Complimentary Continuing Education Webinars to Affiliated and
Non-Affiliated Clinical Professionals Beginning Oct. 11
The MEDNAX Center for Research, Education, Quality and Safety to host
a series of live webinars designed to tackle opioid-related disorders
and opioid management
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 10, 2017--
Inc., the national physician-led health solutions partner, will
offer a series of complimentary continuing education webinars to
clinical professionals within and outside of the Company beginning Oct.
11 as part of its commitment to help address opioid-related disorders
and opioid management.
As a leading provider of anesthesiology, neonatology and maternal-fetal
services with nearly 40 years of experience treating patients on the
continuum of care, MEDNAX-affiliated clinicians have witnessed the
devastating effects of opioid addiction firsthand, from chronic pain
management to maternal use and infant withdrawal. In response to this
national problem, the Company has launched a comprehensive initiative to
address opioid use and abuse through a multifaceted approach that
includes advocacy efforts, research projects, multidisciplinary
educational activities and a National Opioid Management Collaborative.
“We were positioned to quickly bring together an interdisciplinary team
of experts to address the challenges of this epidemic,” said Jorge Del
Toro, M.D., Chief Medical Officer, Women’s & Children’s Services of
MEDNAX. “Our anesthesiology, neonatology, and maternal-fetal specialists
collaborated to present a unique perspective.”
The webinars will optimize multidisciplinary fields to provide broad
information access for participating clinicians, all featuring a live
As an accredited provider of continuing medical and nursing education,
MEDNAX offers a variety of live conferences and online education to
support affiliated clinicians in a wide range of fields. Since its
inception, the MEDNAX Center for Research, Education, Quality and Safety
(CREQS) has viewed all healthcare issues from a broad perspective and
supported a multilayered methodology to problem solving. CREQS features
a complex portfolio of initiatives that are aligned to achieve the
Company’s mission to Take great care of the patient, every day and in
every way™. The team is engaged in numerous clinical research
projects as well as several multidisciplinary quality collaboratives and
process improvement activities that support MEDNAX’s quality and safety
strategic goals to improve patient safety and outcomes.
For more information, please visit us online at http://www.creqs.com/
or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
In addition to the webinar series, on-demand educational material will
soon be available.
MEDNAX, Inc. is a national health solutions partner based in Sunrise,
Fla. comprised of the nation's leading providers of physician services.
Physicians and advanced practitioners practicing as part of MEDNAX are
reshaping the delivery of care within their specialties and
subspecialties, using evidence-based tools, continuous quality
initiatives, clinical research and telemedicine to enhance patient
outcomes and provide high-quality, cost-effective care. The Company was
founded in 1979, and today, through its affiliated professional
corporations, MEDNAX provides services through a network of more than
4,000 physicians in all 50 states and Puerto Rico. In addition to its
national physician network, MEDNAX provides services to healthcare
facilities and physicians in over 40 states through two complementary
businesses, consisting of a revenue cycle management company and a
consulting services company. Additional information is available at www.mednax.com.
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