District and Section Elections
A general “call for candidates” for all Districts and Sections in the 2015-2018 rotation will be sent out in March/April by the ACOG National office to all voting members via the Monthly Member E-Source as well as posted on the ACOG website. If you are interested in getting more involved with District XII, please be sure to stayed tuned for more information on the upcoming elections.
Junior Fellow Elections
District XII is seeking interested, qualified Junior Fellows for Vice Chair and Secretary-Treasurer for the 2014-2015 term. Please note: In order to qualify as a candidate, one must plan to remain in the District during their 3-year term of office.
ACOG Scope Program
The SCOPE Program grew significantly in 2013! There is currently a robust pipeline of new and ongoing applications and are in need of volunteers who can serve as SCOPE site reviewers.
SCOPE is ACOG's voluntary, comprehensive patient safety review program available to medical offices providing women's health. More than ever, ACOG Fellows are choosing to enhance patient safety in their offices through SCOPE Certification. We have more than 60 open applications and more than 100 site visits are expected by the end of this year.
For more information on how to become a site reviewer, visit the SCOPE site reviewer application here: http://www.scopeforwomenshealth.org/scope-site-reviewer-application
Florida Perinatal Quality Collaborative E-bulletin-Non-Medically Indicated Deliveries <39 Weeks Gestation
To read the Florida Perinatal Quality Collaborative E-bulletins on Non-Medically Indicated Deliveries <39 Weeks Gestation, please click here.
FL DOH Seeking Board Certified Ob/Gyn Expert Witnesses
The FL DOH, Division of Medical Quality Assurance is currently in need of Board Certified Ob/Gyn Expert Witnesses. Florida physicians wishing to become an expert witness for the Department must have a current and active Florida license and no history of disciplinary action, be Board Certified in a specialty area and be currently practicing Medicine in the State of Florida. To obtain an application, please click here.
ACOG District XII-Florida
Welcome to the ACOG District XII Florida website. District XII Florida became effective on January 1, 2013. District XII represents the entire state of Florida and includes six sections:
6. Peninsula (includes Key West)
The establishment of ACOG District XII Florida will significantly improve our ability to address the needs of Florida’s Ob/Gyn physicians and their patients, allowing for greater opportunities to advocate on behalf of women’s issues as well as enhance the quality and safety of the care provided. District XII will also be able to address the socioeconomic problems facing the medical profession, particularly in our specialty. Stay current on what District XII is doing here on our website as well as through the quarterly newsletter- ACOG District XII Florida Update. Feel free to contact us should you have any interest in becoming involved.