R. Austin Wallace, MD
Chairman, President and CEO
WV Mutual Insurance Company

C.A.R.E. Skills Development Workshops

Specific workshops have been designed for the physician to build upon patient communication skills when unexpected adverse outcomes occur. The focus of the workshop will be skill development through hands-on practice. Once you attend the workshop, you may choose to participate in the C.A.R.E. program. Participation in the C.A.R.E. program may qualify you for a 5% premium credit.

Upcoming Workshops

WVMIC insured physicians must attend the entire seminar and become a C.A.R.E. participant to obtain the 5% premium credit.

tuesday, january 24, 2017

Holiday Inn - South Charleston 400 Second Avenue
Charleston, WV
Registration/Dinner: 5:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Seminar: Begins promptly at 6:00 p.m., lasting approximately 1.5 hours

thursday, march 2, 2017

Mon General Hospital - Hazel Ruby McQuain Conference Center, 1200 J D Anderson Drive
Morgantown, WV
Registration/Dinner: 5:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Seminar: Begins promptly at 6:00 p.m., lasting approximately 1.5 hours

thursday, march 9, 2017

Wheeling Jesuit University - Erickson Alumni Center, 316 Washington Avenue
Wheeling, WV
Registration/Dinner: 5:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Seminar: Begins promptly at 6:00 p.m., lasting approximately 1.5 hours

tuesday, march 14, 2017

Guyan Country Club, 5450 US Route 60 East
Huntington, WV
Registration/Dinner: 5:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Seminar: Begins promptly at 6:00 p.m., lasting approximately 1.5 hours

tuesday, march 21, 2017

Camden Clark Medical Center Auditorium, 800 Garfield Avenue
Parkersburg, WV
Registration/Dinner: 5:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Seminar: Begins promptly at 6:00 p.m., lasting approximately 1.5 hours

wednesday, march 29, 2017

Candlewyck Inn, 65 South Mineral Street
Keyser, WV
Registration/Dinner: 5:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Seminar: Begins promptly at 6:00 p.m., lasting approximately 1.5 hours

wednesday, april 12, 2017

Holiday Inn - South Charleston 400 Second Avenue
Charleston, WV
Registration/Dinner: 5:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Seminar: Begins promptly at 6:00 p.m., lasting approximately 1.5 hours

tuesday, april 18, 2017

Holiday Inn Express, 50 Martin Street
Elkins, WV
Registration/Dinner: 5:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Seminar: Begins promptly at 6:00 p.m., lasting approximately 1.5 hours

tuesday, April 25, 2017

Weirton Medical Center - MSOB, 601 Colliers Way
Weirton, WV
Registration/Dinner: 5:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Seminar: Begins promptly at 6:00 p.m., lasting approximately 1.5 hours

wednesday, may 3, 2017

United Hospital Center (Classroom across from cafeteria)
Bridgeport, WV
Registration/Dinner: 5:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Seminar: Begins promptly at 6:00 p.m., lasting approximately 1.5 hours

wednesday, may 10, 2017

Holiday Inn - South Charleston 400 Second Avenue
Charleston, WV
Registration/Dinner: 5:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Seminar: Begins promptly at 6:00 p.m., lasting approximately 1.5 hours

thursday, may 25, 2017

Mountaineer Conference Center (adjacent to Country Inn & Suites), 2120 Harper Road
Beckley, WV
Registration/Dinner: 5:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Seminar: Begins promptly at 6:00 p.m., lasting approximately 1.5 hours

thursday, june 1, 2017

Holiday Inn - Martinsburg, 301 Foxcroft Avenue
Martinsburg, WV
Registration/Dinner: 5:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Seminar: Begins promptly at 6:00 p.m., lasting approximately 1.5 hours

tuesday, August 1, 2017

Summersville Regional Medical Center
Summersville, WV
Registration/Dinner: 5:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Seminar: Begins promptly at 6:00 p.m., lasting approximately 1.5 hours

thursday, august 24, 2017

Greenbrier Valley Medical Center, 202 Maplewood Avenue
Ronceverte, WV
Registration/Dinner: 5:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Seminar: Begins promptly at 6:00 p.m., lasting approximately 1.5 hours

thursday, September 21, 2017

Wheeling Jesuit University - Troy Theatre located in Swint Hall
Wheeling, WV
Registration/Dinner: 5:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Seminar: Begins promptly at 6:00 p.m., lasting approximately 1.5 hours

tuesday, October 3, 2017

Camden Clark Medical Center Auditorium, 800 Garfield Avenue
Parkersburg, WV
Registration/Dinner: 5:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Seminar: Begins promptly at 6:00 p.m., lasting approximately 1.5 hours

thursday, october 26, 2017

Princeton Community Hospital - Educational Classroom, 122 Twelfth Street
Princeton, WV
Registration/Dinner: 5:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Seminar: Begins promptly at 6:00 p.m., lasting approximately 1.5 hours

wednesday, november 1, 2017

Holiday Inn - South Charleston, 400 Second Avenue
Charleston, WV
Registration/Dinner: 5:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Seminar: Begins promptly at 6:00 p.m., lasting approximately 1.5 hours

wednesday, November 8, 2017

Guyan Country Club, 5450 US Route 60 East
Huntington, WV
Registration/Dinner: 5:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Seminar: Begins promptly at 6:00 p.m., lasting approximately 1.5 hours


Those completing the programs will be able to:

  • Understand the rationale for openness and transparency with disclosure.
  • Appreciate others' perceptions of the situation.
  • Consider steps to take before, during and after an unanticipated outcome.
  • Acknowledge the ethical dimensions of disclosure.
  • Practice the disclosure skills.

To participate in a seminar or have questions answered concerning the C.A.R.E. program, please contact:

Elizabeth S. Bridgeman
Director of C.A.R.E.
Direct Dial: 304-348-5394
Toll Free: 1-888-747-C.A.R.E. (2273)