Documentation in court, communication breakdowns, and more...
Feb 17, 2016
CRICO Insights: February 2016
Documentation: Critical at Trial
Documentation is critical for good patient care, but when something goes wrong, its importance goes beyond the exam room to the courtroom. Get an attorney’s read
Who’s Next? Patient Safety Risks in the ED
Without an ongoing relationship with their patients, ED clinicians can be blind to diagnostic errors (perhaps until they are sued for malpractice). Find out how to spot and avoid the risks
Referral SNAFUs Delay Assessment
On the day she was to have her cardiology appointment, the patient died. How can trivial errors yield catastrophic results?
PODCAST CASE STUDY
Troubled Brew: Multiple Providers, Disjointed Care
The patient self-referred to multiple physicians, each of whom made erroneous assumptions about the others. What happened?
sAVE THE DATE: June 9, 2016
Mind the Gaps
Avoiding the risks of communication failures in patient care
patient safety symposium | Revere Hotel, Boston, MA
Learn what you can do to avoid communication missteps that can lead to patient harm and allegations of medical malpractice. Speakers, agenda, and registration details are coming soon.