Pediatrics - Grand Rounds

Topic: Pediatric Hospital Medicine Serving Rural America


Wednesday, January 25, 2023
7:45 AM - 9:00 AM
ZOOM Meeting


Caitlin Wainscott, MD FAAP
Department of Hospital Pediatrics
Medical Director
Billings Clinic

Target Audience:

Community Physicians, Faculty, Residents/Fellows, Staff/Employees

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of the presentation, participants will be able to:

At the conclusion of this session, the participant should be able to:
1. Describe the role community pediatric hospitalists play in caring for children in the US.
2. Explain the challenges and successes of developing and growing a pediatric hospitalist program in rural Montana.
3. Discuss how a vision for collaborative care of the hospitalized child in rural Montana, between community hospitalists in Billings, Montana and a team working in a quaternary center in Denver, Colorado, might be a model for other places in the US, to better meet the needs of pediatric patients close to home.


This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the University of Florida College of Medicine and Nemours Children's Specialty Care. The University of Florida College of Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.


The University of Florida College of Medicine designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the Activity.

Additional Information

(UPDATED) To receive CME credit you must watch the Webinar in its entirety and take the evaluation at the end.

Biblio source https://www.the-hospitalist.org/hospitalist/article/234349/pediatrics/importance-community-pediatric-hospital-medicine

Quiz release date: March 7, 2023
Quiz expiration date: May 7, 2024


Dr. Wainscott has disclosed that she has no relevant financial relationships. No one else in a position to control content has any financial relationships to disclose. Conflict of interest information for the CME Advisory Committee members can be found on the following website: https://cme.ufl.edu/disclosure/. All relevant financial relationships have been mitigated. No one else in a position to control content has any financial relationships to disclose.

For additional information, contact Laura Lowry (904) 633-4199 laura.lowry@jax.ufl.edu.