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Malpractice Risk Prevention in Clinical Practice

Malpractice Risk Prevention in Clinical Practice
  • Webinar
  • Mandatory CPD
CPD 1.5
(inclusive of GST)
Free for members
Date 25 May 2017
Time 7.30 - 9.00pm

Course Description

Presenter: Allan Terrett

Did you know that failure to refer can be the basis of a successful claim of professional negligence?

This webinar contributes towards the OBA mandatory CPD topic of Risk management. Allann Terrett will explain what exactly malpractice is and how to develop clinical strategies to protect yourself from claims of professional negligence.

At the end of this webinar practitioners should understand:

• Expectations of health practitioners
• What is Malpractice?
• Types of Negligence
• Duty of Care
• Record-keeping and informed consent

About the presenter:

Allan has been involved in over 300 medico-legal cases involving claims of professional negligence (malpractice) against members of the chiropractic, osteopathic, medical, physiotherapy and myotherapy professions in Australia, USA and Canada.

He has taught neurological and musculoskeletal assessment, clinical neurology and clinical orthopaedics to members of the osteopathic and chiropractic professions at undergraduate university level for over 30 years. Allan was an Associate Professor at RMIT University for 19 years and is a visiting lecturer in Paris and Toulouse, France.

Allan has published over 50 articles in refereed journals, chapters in 11 books and two textbooks. He is a known international speaker and has lectured in 19 countries. His research has been referenced by the World Health Organization (WHO).

Registration Details

Phone 02 9410 0099
Malpractice Risk Prevention in Clinical Practice