She found herself unprepared and without mentors for a seminal event in her professional career. Gita Pensa, MD is now working to change that for physicians who follow her as defendants in a medical malpractice case.
CRICO developed suicidality guidelines along with Harvard medical faculty to assist primary care and mental health professionals in their decision-making. Here are some data-driven treatment planning considerations to help you mitigate suicide-related risks for you and your patients.
Also, in observance of Suicide Prevention Awareness Month, explore CRICO’s full guidelines for identification, assessment, and treatment planning for suicidality.
A hand surgeon’s discussion with the patient about risks, benefits, and alternatives of a procedure helped in the defense of a known surgical complication.
Diagnostic errors are the most common type of medical malpractice claim, with the highest proportion of total payments. If bias plays a role in these decisions, it could have a negative impact on patients.
Join us on Friday, November 3, for a one-day program based on issues gleaned from current malpractice risks in primary care. The aim is to provide up-to-date information on primary care malpractice risks and learn from experts about current screening and prevention for the most common diagnoses in primary care malpractice cases.