Course Objectives

Upon completion of this conference, participants should be able to:

  • Discuss the current pros and cons of current health care legislation nationally and regionally.
  • To review the various arthroscopic techniques for shoulder and hip pathology.
  • Understand and improve individual use of the electronic medical record.
  • Review current concepts in orthopedic trauma.
  • Discuss current concepts in total joint replacement.

Intended Audience

This program has been developed for Orthopaedic Surgeons, Registered Nurses, Physician Assistants and other Allied Healthcare workers who have an interest in Orthopaedics.

Designation Statement

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and Policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the Hawaiʿi Consortium for Continuing Medical Education (HCCME) and the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Kaiser Hospital.

The Hawaiʿi Consortium for Continuing Medical Education is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The Hawaiʿi Consortium for Continuing Medical Education designates this live activity for a maximum of 14.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation.


The Hawaii Consortium for Medical Education requires that members of the planning committee, faculty and moderators participating in CME activities disclose to the audience any relevant financial relationships with commercial interests that might pose a potential,apparent, or real conflict of interest in regard to each faculty’s contribution to the program.