A medical professional liability claim can be a devastating experience for all involved. Would you be surprised to learn that implementing a few simple strategies can significantly lower your risk of a suit, facilitate your defense and improve patient care? This program will review 3 of the most common allegations in malpractice claims, the contributing factors for each with case-specific examples and simple strategies to mitigate risk. Sample scalable tools and guidelines for implementation will be provided.
Define and describe 3 common medical malpractice allegations
Differentiate the contributing factors associated with each allegation.
Identify patient safety strategies that will mitigate contributing factors and reduce malpractice risk
Commit to implementing at least one strategy in their own practice.
Assess the utility and efficacy of provided sample tools and guidelines in their own practice