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Doctors and the Law: A Judge Offers a Peek Behind the Gavel
By Tom A. Augello, CRICO, Hon. Hiller B. Zobel

Unlike other areas of modern clinical practice, there still isn’t much training in medical school around what to do or what not to do as a malpractice defendant, or an expert witness for someone else’s case. In a one-on-one interview, author and retired Massachusetts Superior Court Associate Justice Hiller B. Zobel offers some sage how-tos and reassurance as he highlights the second edition of his book, “Doctors and the Law: a guide for physicians entering uncharted waters.”

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Clinical Judgment, Courtroom Misconceptions, and more…
By Alison Anderson, Missy Padoll, Wallinda Hutson, CRICO

Insight April 2017: Clinical Judgment, Courtroom Misconceptions, and more

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What is the “Standard of Care”?
By Jock Hoffman, CRICO, Tom Augello, CRICO

Learn how medical care is measured in legal cases.

 

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Defendants Talk, Standard of Care, Case Studies, and more...
By Alison Anderson, Missy Padoll, Wallinda Hutson, CRICO

Insight February 2017:  Defendants Talk, Standard of Care, Case Studies, and more

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Opioids, Skipped Test, Wrong Dx, and more...
By Alison Anderson, Missy Padoll, Wallinda Hutson, CRICO

Insight January 2017:  Opioids, Skipped Test, Wrong Dx, and more.

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Could this Happen in Our Practice?
By Jock Hoffman, CRICO

Learning from the past to improve patient safety.

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Patient Voice: Beth Felt a Lump but the Nurse Didn’t. How a Patient and her Providers Turned it Around
By Tom A. Augello, CRICO

Patient Voice: Beth felt a lump in her breast but the NP covering for her regular primary care doctor told her there wasn't a need for testing because she didn't feel it. An insistent patient, a concerned doctor, an apology, stellar coordination with specialists, and remission complete the story. Now, this patient praises her health care providers and the institutions they work in.

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MedMal Defendants, Prostate Cancer Screening, and more...
By Alison Anderson, CRICO, Missy Padoll, CRICO, Wallinda Hutson, CRICO

Insights December 2016: MedMal Defendants, Prostate CA Screening, and more...

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Resources for Presenters

The CRICO Are You Safe? case studies contain information that you can access in different formats: web pages, one page handouts, and a slideshow version with additional data included.

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Opioids, Jurors, Doctors in Court, and more...
By Alison Anderson, CRICO, Missy Padoll, CRICO, Wallinda Hutson, CRICO

Insights November 2016: Opioids, Jurors, Doctors in Court, and more...

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