THE TIME FOR CHANGE IS NOW
Doctors for Change, was established in early 2006, became a 501c3 nonprofit organization in 2007, and has had a growing membership ever since. We believe that, as health professionals, we have a unique responsibility to address the problems of our health care system. We serve as an educational resource for the entire community and as a forum through which you can advocate for better health care. We invite you to explore this website to learn how you can become involved.
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DONATIONS AND MEMBERSHIP
Some have said, let your budget speak your values. Money will allow this organization to flourish, to reach a wider audience, to sponsor higher quality speakers, and to achieve a greater impact. We need your support. Remember--all donations are tax-deductible. Membership dues for 2013 are due by April 15th, 2013.
NEXT PLANNING MEETING
12:00:00 PM - 1:00:00 PM
Memorial Hermann Northwest
Human Trafficking: What the Healthcare Provider
Needs to Know, Say and Do
Jacquelyn Burnett, MD
Pediatric Resident, Baylor College of Medicine
Jill Ann Jarrell, MD
Assistant Professor, Baylor College of Medicine
Who Should Attend?
The target audience is: ER Physicians, PCPS, Hospitalists
Lunch will be provided
1) Define human trafficking;
2) List four “red flags” of trafficked victims commonly seen in a patient encounter;
3) Recite the national trafficking hotline from memory.
Memorial Hermann Hospital System is accredited by the Texas Medical Association (TMA)
to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Memorial Hermann Hospital System designates this educational activity for a maximum of
1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™.
Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
This course has been designated by Memorial Hermann Hospital System for 1 credit of education in medical ethics
and/or professional responsibility..