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Classes & Events

West Penn Hospital Prenatal Breastfeeding
Tuesday, April 22nd, 2014
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Baby Basics- Forbes Regional Hospital
Thursday, April 24th, 2014
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
West Penn Hospital Maternity Unit Tour
Thursday, April 24th, 2014
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
West Penn Hospital Childbirth Comprehensive One Day
Saturday, April 26th, 2014
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wise Woman Wellness Day
Saturday, April 26th, 2014
9:30 am - 2:00 pm


Impaired Physician Course

Department of OB/GYN Impaired Physician Course Back to Multidiscipline Courses

This course is designed to provide obstetrics/gynecology residents the opportunity to learn and implement the relevant policies and procedures for dealing with an impaired physician.

This simulated experience focuses on the following:

  • Review of the hospital policy for an impaired physician
  • Recognizing signs of impairment
  •  Appropriately implementing the proper chain of command

Debriefing or reflective learning will allow residents the experience of evaluating and synthesizing their performance and developing more confidence in recognizing and handling an impaired physician.

Learning Objectives

  • Recognize category III tracing
  • Review “Chain of Command”
  • Review hospital policy for impaired physician


  • Obstetrics/Gynecology residents
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