MCEP COMMITTEES/TASK FORCES

 

DOMESTIC PREPAREDNESS

          A committee responding to recent events and promoting education and preparedness for our state’s Emergency Departments.


EDUCATION

          Develops and conducts CME programs including the Scientific Assembly, Winter Symposium, Oral Board Review, APLS, $traight Talk, Residents’ Assembly, and Ultrasound Courses.


EMS 

          Monitors legislative and regulatory activities relating to EMS in Michigan and maintains liaisons with EMS organizations.


LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT TASK FORCE      

          Identify and train future College leaders establishing a formal leadership training program.



LEGISLATIVE

          Monitors bills introduced in the General Assembly.  Informs and educates MCEP members and state legislators on specific bills of interest.



MEMBERSHIP

          Preserves the strength and influence of Emergency Medicine, and the Chapter, by striving to obtain new eligible, board-certified, members and retain current members.


NEWSLETTER/EDITOR

         Assists in the preparation of articles for the Chapter newsletter.


HEALTH-FINANCE

          Monitors private payer and federal policies that may affect emergency physician practice and reimbursement.


PUBLIC RELATIONS

          Develops ways to enhance the image of Emergency Physicians with the lay public and other medical professions in the state.


TECHNOLOGY TASK FORCE

          Monitors MCEP’s presence on the world-wide web and also provides guidance with the purchasing and updating of hardware/software for the Chapter office.



OBSERVATION 

          MCEP’s newest Committee which assists those physicians involved in their hospital observation units.