CME Physician Seminar - Nov. 13

Cosponsored by Beaumont Hospitals and Plunkett Cooney
Troy Marriott • Troy, Michigan

About the Seminar

Managing a medical practice has never been more challenging. While diagnostic errors remain the leading liability concern for physicians, there are a host of other business issues that need to be understood and confronted.

William Beaumont Hospitals and Plunkett Cooney are pleased to cosponsor this complimentary half-day seminar to address physician licensure actions, potential pitfalls of electronic record keeping, insurance coverage beyond the basics and strategies for personal asset protection.

Target Audience

Primary care and specialty physicians


  • Recognize the steps that need to be taken to prevent professional negligence allegations and investigations.
  • Identify particular metadata that are potentially available to an opposing party in a lawsuit.
  • Analyze the types of benefits provided by a typical malpractice policy when applied during the course of a malpractice claim.
  • Identify the importance of trusts and titlement of a physician's assets for creditor protection.


7:30 a.m. – 8 a.m.

Continental Breakfast/Registration  

8 a.m. – 8:10 a.m.  

IntroductionD. Jennifer Andreou 

8:10 a.m. – 9 a.m.   

An Investigation by the Bureau of Health Professions…a Different Animal than a Traditional Medical Malpractice Claim –  D. Jennifer Andreou 

9 a.m. – 9:50 a.m.  

Potential Pitfalls of Electronic Medical Records

9:50 a.m. – 10 a.m.


10 a.m. – 11 a.m.  

You’ve Purchased Your Insurance Policy: Did You Get What You Paid For? Do You Know What you Received?
Richard Gianino and Aaron Richard 

11 a.m. – 11:50 a.m.  

What You Call Your Assets May Determine If They Are ProtectedWilliam Beluzo, Jr. 

11:50 a.m. – Noon

Closing Remarks/Evaluation 


There is no fee to attend this activity; however, preregistration is requested.
Please register at 800-650-7787 or click the RSVP button located at the top of this page.


All faculty and planning committee members have been asked to disclose any significant relationships they may have with commercial companies. The presence or absence of relationships will be disclosed at the time of the meeting.


D. Jennifer Andreou
Plunkett Cooney

William Beluzo, Jr.
Plunkett Cooney

Richard Gianino
Plunkett Cooney

Aaron Richard
A.D. Richard Insurance Agency

Planning Committee

D. Jennifer Andreou
Activity Co-director
Plunkett Cooney

Luke Elliott, MS, M.D., FAAFP
Shorepointe Family Physicians
Beaumont Hospitals

Stephanie Pegg
Administrative Coordinator
Plunkett Cooney

Accreditation and Credit

William Beaumont Hospital is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

William Beaumont Hospital designates this educational activity for a maximum of 3.75 AMA PRA Category 1 credits ™. Physicians should claim credit only commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Non-physician professionals should check with their individual credentialing body to confirm that participation in this CME activity will be approved for credit. All non-physician participants will receive an attendance certificate from William Beaumont Hospital.


We gratefully acknowledge the financial grants we received in support of this educational activity. A complete list of our supporters will be provided at the symposium.