5th Annual Essentials in Primary Care Summer Conference Hawaii (description)

"5th Annual Essentials in Primary Care Summer Conference Hawaii"

Category:Emergency Medicine, Family Practice, General/Internal Medicine, Gynecology/Obstetrics, Internal Medicine, Medical, Medical Education, OB/Gyn, Primary Care, Rural, Women’s Health
Address:68-1400 Mauna Lani Drive Kohala Coast, Hawaii, United States of America 96743
Event dates:7/28/2014 - 8/1/2014 (This event has already taken place)
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“This is the first time I attended this CME conference. I am impressed with everything – the topics, excellent speakers, helpful staff, food and the location. The information I gained here is going to impact my outpatient practice greatly and I look forward to implementing these changes.” – Navneet Grewal, MD.
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The mission of Continuing Education Company, Inc. (CEC) is to improve public health by developing and providing educational opportunities to advance the skills and knowledge of physicians and other healthcare professionals. This mission is accomplished by assisting healthcare professionals in assessing their educational needs and providing them with evidence-based education which meet those needs.


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Organizer phone:800-327-4502
Offering type:Conference
Specialty:Family Practice
Event frequency:Every Year
First Meeting:
Total events:4
Est. attendance: 150
Target audience:Physicians
Other target audiences:Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants
Host Sponsor:Continung Education Company
Est. # of exhibitors:
Currency:US Dollars
CE Credits:Physicians This activity has been has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 20.00 Prescribed credit(s) by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. AMA: AAFP Prescribed credit is accepted by the American Medical Association as equivalent to AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ toward the AMA Physician's Recognition Award. AOA: CME activities approved for AAFP credit are recognized by the AOA as equivalent to AOA Category 2 credit. CFPC: Members of the College of Family Physicians of Canada are eligible to receive 20 MAINPRO-M1 credits for participation in this activity due to reciprocal agreement with the American Academy of Family Physicians. Nurse Practitioners AANP: The American Academy of Nurse Practitioners accepts AAFP Prescribed credit. This program was planned in accordance with AANP CE Standards and Policies and AANP Commercial Support Standards. ANCC: According to the ANCC, the continuing educations hours approved by the AAFP meet the ANCC-accredited CNE criteria. Physician Assistants AAPA: The American Academy of Physician Assistants accepts AAFP Prescribed credit for AAPA Category 1 CME credit.
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Continuing Education Company has been organizing its' Primary Care Conference Series for the past 22 years. The Essentials in Primary Care Summer Conference is designed to update primary care clinicians in rapidly changing therapeutic areas. The emphasis is on practical and useful information for clinical practice. Join us this July and August when we hold the 5th Annual Essentials in Primary Care Summer Conference. This conference will be repeated in two session for convenience in scheduling. Session 2 will he held at the Mauna Lani Hotel and Bungalows in the Kohala Coast, Hawaii (Big Island). The summer conference series offers physicians two date options: •July 14-18, 2014: Session 1 (Hammock Beach Resort, Palm Coast, FL) •July 28 - August 1, 2014: Session 2 (Kiawah Island Golf Resort, Kiawah Island, SC) PROGRAM OBJECTIVES As a result of this conference, participants will be able to: •Discuss the clinical presentation of the common disorders seen in the primary care. •Identify the role of the family physician in the management of these common problems. •Utilize current advances in the diagnosis and treatment of these common problems, using whenever possible, an evidence-based approach. •Interact and question nationally acclaimed speakers on a variety of common clinical scenarios from medical practice.


The 5th Annual Essentials in Primary Care Summer Conference will be held over two one week sessions offering attendees a choice based on their schedule. Session II to be held on the Big Island of Hawaii will follow this schedule:

Sunday July 27, 2014
5:00 - 6:00 PM
Early Registration

Monday, July 28, 2014
7:00AM - 8:00AM
On-site Registration

Monday, July 28 to August 1, 2014
8:00am - 12:15pm
Educational Session

Conference concludes on August 1, 2013 at 12:15pm

Registration Fee Details:

$685 physicians, $585 other allied medical professionals

Other items that tuition includes:

continental breakfast for attendees, printed syllabus

Travel and hotel arrangements:

On the sunny Kohala Coast on the Island of Hawaii you'll discover the ocean front Mauna Lani Bay Hotel & Bungalows. Nestled on a sandy beach you'll discover a myriad of activities to enjoy or you can relax and do nothing at all. Relax in private cabana, play a round of golf, explore the Pacific on a sailing adventure and then have a relaxing treatment at Mauna Lani Spa. 2013 TRAVEL + LEISURE - World’s Best Awards Mauna Lani Bay Hotel & Bungalows is ranked in the "Top 25" Hawaii Resorts by Travel + Leisure magazine’s Reader Poll. Aug 2013 2013 GOLF WEEK MAGAZINE - Best Courses to Play Mauna Lani is ranked as one of the Best Courses to Play. May 2013 2013 CONDÉ NAST TRAVELER - Top 270 Spas in North America, Caribbean and at Sea Mauna Lani Spa is ranked in the Top 10 Spas in Hawaii. March 2013 2013 TRAVEL + LEISURE - World’s Best T+L 500 Mauna Lani Bay Hotel & Bungalows is ranked #2 on the Island of Hawaii by magazine’s T + L 500 List. Jan 2013 -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Mauna Lani Bay Hotel Reservations /800-367-2323 Reference 5th ANNUAL ESSENTIALS IN PRIMARY CARE 2014 or Continuing Education Company to receive the Group rate. Conference Resort Special Rate: Standard/Garden View: $239.00 Ocean View: $269.00 Deluxe Ocean View: $299.00 Ocean Front: $349.00 Deluxe Ocean Front: $399.00 Extend your stay! These rates will be available 3 days before and after the conference on a space availability basis. These rates are subject to the prevailing Hawaii State General Excise and Room Occupancy taxes, currently at a combined rate of 13.4166% (subject to change). Complimentary Guest Services Guests are invited to enjoy the following complimentary services, activities and use of facilities and they never have to pay a Resort Fee. •Welcome Lei & Tropical Fruit Juice upon arrival •Fitness Club Lap pool •Snorkeling Equipment •In-room Kona Coffee & Tea •Local Newspaper •Hawaiian Entertainment •Bicycles to explore the resort •Joggers Amenities •Beach Amenities •Guest Laundry Room •Resort Shuttle Service •Fish & Turtle Feeding Tours •Ukulele & Hawaiian Weaving Lessons The maximum occupancy allowed in a guestroom is three (3) adults or two (2) adults and two (2) children. Rates are based on double occupancy. The third adult (18 years or over) charge is $75.00 plus applicable taxes, per night. Special bedding requests are subject to availability. The maximum is two (2) beds per room and rollaway beds are available in King Bedded rooms only. Rollaway Beds may be subject to a daily charge of $65.00 plus applicable taxes. Deadline for room reservations (not conference registration) is June 26, 2014. We recommend that you reserve your room as soon as possible. When you call the resort, please reference 5th ANNUAL ESSENTIALS IN PRIMARY CARE 2014 or Continuing Education Company to receive the Group rate. Please inquire about any additional resort fees, early departure fees or cancellation penalties when making reservations. The Resort requires a deposit equal to two night’s stay to hold the reservation. Any room cancellations or modifications must be made up to 14 days prior to the reservation date. For early departure after a guest has checked in, a fee equivalent to the number of lost nights will be the responsibility of the individual guest to pay prior to departing the hotel. For guests with confirmed reservations that are no show, a fee equivalent to the number of lost nights will be charged to the credit card on file.  
Contact Person:Walter Ejnes
Organizer Address 1138 Palm Coast Pkwy NE Suite 152
Organizer CityPalm Coast
Organizer State: (US)Florida
Organizer State/Province: (Outside US)
Organizer Zip or Postal Code32137
Organizer CountryUnited States of America
Organizer Phone800-327-4502
Organizer Fax516-539-3555
Structural makeupNon-Profit
Host Sponsor; Other SponsorsContinung Education Company
Event Site/VenueMauna Lani Hotel and Bungalows
Event sold out?No
Multiple locations or dates?No
Statistics available for most recent event held in:NA
Average number in event attendance of:
Number in attendance of:
# of staff in attendance: 6
total attendance #: 150
Target BoundariesInternational
Refund Policy:CANCELLATIONS: A full refund minus a $45 processing fee will be given for written cancellations received by June 27, 2014. Refunds cannot be honored after this date and tuition will be applied as full payment for any of our future meetings. No refund will be given for no-shows. Occasionally, speakers or topics need to be changed. In the unlikely event that the conference is canceled, CEC will refund the registration fee in full, but is not responsible for any travel or hotel costs incurred. However, we will not cancel any meeting due to lack of attendance.
Is Registration contact information the same as Organizer Contact above?Yes
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Can one register for your CE on your web site?Yes
Can registration be made by snail (regular) mail?Yes
Online housing reservations: 
Do you have additional written or AV materials for sale?No
If so, are they available for non-attendees as well as those attending?NA
Is full tuition necessary to ensure registration?Yes
Will there be shuttle service available?No

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