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A BI-WEEKLY PUBLICATION FROM THE CEDARS-SINAI CHIEF OF STAFF Dec. 16, 2011 Issue | Archived Issues

Physician News

Keith Black, M.D., was honored by the Cedars-Sinai Alumni Association, and John Harold, M.D., was named president-elect of the American College of Cardiology.

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Meetings and Events


Pharmacy Focus

Carisoprodol to Become Schedule IV Drug on Jan. 11, 2012

Due to the potential for abuse of carisoprodol, the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) made the decision to designate carisoprodol (SOMA) as a Schedule IV controlled substance.

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Upcoming CME Conferences

Click below to view a complete list of all scheduled Continuing Medical Education conferences.

CME Newsletter - December 2011 (PDF)


Grand Rounds

Click here to view upcoming Grand Rounds.

Share Your News

Won any awards or had an article accepted for publication? Share your news about professional achievements and other items of interest.

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Only 77 Days before CS-Link Go-Live on March 2!

Physicians will begin using CS-Link™ to enter and manage orders and use clinical documentation tools

Sign up for CS-Link Training

Please register for CS-Link training to ensure you get the dates and times that best accommodate your schedule. Registration for training is available now through Sunday, Jan. 15, 2012. As a reminder, CS-Link training begins January 16.

For your convenience, there are two ways to sign up for training:

  1. Call 310-423-2828 (option 7) any time of the day to speak to a registration staff member who will schedule you for training.

  2. Complete the Training Registration Form online at www.cslinkcentral.org. The information will be sent to the registration staff who will schedule you for training.

Once scheduled, you will receive an e-mail confirming the date, time and location of your CS-Link training.

CS-Link E-Learning Modules Available

Complete the CS-Link eLearning modules so that you’re familiar with CS-Link functionality before you attend your instructor-led training. The following modules are available at www.cslinkcentral.org.

  • Introduction to CS-Link
  • Navigators
  • Notes
  • Order Sets/Orders
  • Inbasket

Get a Sneak Peek

Get a sneak peek of the CS-Link system. Hour-long sessions are being offered that will highlight specific areas where CS-Link will impact your inpatient practice. Space is limited. Contact Lisa Feinstein at lisa.feinstein@cshs.org to reserve your seat!

DATE

TIME

LOCATION

December 27

Dinner 5:30-6:30pm

Harvey Morse Room 6

December 29

Lunch 12-1pm

Harvey Morse Rooms 4-5


CS-Link Central

Check out the new website specifically designed for medical staff at www.cslinkcentral.org. The website will be your source for CS-Link training, support and information.