International VSPs: If you are requesting a VSP from outside of the United States, please place your request through the Global Medical Education Portal.
The Hospital Visiting Surgeon Program (HVSP) and Reverse Visiting Surgeon Program (RVSP) are uniquely designed educational experiences offered to healthcare professionals (HCPs) to provide a very focused world-class training experience. HCPs will have the opportunity to learn about S+N procedures and product solutions. Each visit provides a customized agenda based on the individual educational requirements. Participation may include surgical and clinical preceptorships, dinner symposiums and cadaveric lab participation.
Virtual Visiting Surgeon Program (VVSP)
Medical Education is offering digital education opportunities to effectively meet the ongoing needs of our surgeons and provide training through ease of access online programs. The Virtual Visiting Surgeon Program is designed to offer HCPs an individualized training experience. Participation will include a virtual surgical preceptorship utilizing AVAIL technology.
Peer to Peer (P2P)
Peer to Peer calls include presentation and discussion surrounding S+N products and techniques, tips and pearls, as well as a focus on clinical outcomes and data. These are available with many of our experienced surgeon faculty. Utilizing the Microsoft Teams platform, calls are typically between one and two hours.
To find a Visiting Surgeon Program expert and request a VSP, please fill out the form below. All fields are required. You will be given a list of Experts below. Click the Request button to complete the VSP Request Form.
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Under the federal “Sunshine Law”, all medical device and pharmaceutical manufacturers, including Smith & Nephew, are required to track and report payments and transfers of value to US-licensed physicians and teaching hospitals. The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) released the Final Rule on February 1, 2013. Manufacturers must begin to collect the required data on August 1, 2013 and report the data collected through December 31, 2013 to CMS by March 31, 2014. CMS will publish the reported data on a publicly available website by September 30, 2014. Smith & Nephew is committed to full compliance with the Sunshine law. In order to comply, we will report payments and transfers of value provided to US-licensed physicians including the following in accordance to the Final Rule:
Lodging or accommodations
Certain educational materials (e.g. medical textbooks and journal reprints; S&N published items are not reportable)
Other items that have an independent value
For more information on the Sunshine Law, please visit CMS National Physician Payment Transparency Program Open Payments web page at http://www.cms.gov/Regulations-and-Guidance/Legislation/National-Physician-Payment-Transparency-Program/Physician-Subpage.html
This is a Smith & Nephew sponsored course (non-CME).
Please note: Smith & Nephew, Inc. and its agents adhere to the AdvaMed Code of Ethics. The AdvaMed Code of Ethics and limits attendance at company sponsored events to healthcare professionals with a bona fide professional interest. Visit the AdvaMed website at www.advamed.org to review this policy.
Attendance by Federal, State or local US Officials requires the authorization and approval of the employing agency.
Smith & Nephew is not responsible for nonrefundable, nontransferable airline tickets or hotel accommodations purchased for attendance at this conference.