Patient Safety Incidents and Adverse Events: Be Prepared
PLP staff will share their expertise and use case studies in promoting patient safety and managing patient care when an adverse clinical event or negative treatment outcome arises. This interactive presentation is designed to help dentists identify an adverse event, understand their legal obligations and communicate effectively with patients to mitigate potential consequences.
At the end of the course, participants will be able to:
- define adverse events;
- understand their legal and professional obligations when an adverse event occurs;
- develop strategies for communicating with patients and their families about an adverse event; and
- manage patient care when an adverse event occurs.
Presentation Length: 3 hoursCE Credits: 3