ACA Webinar: Informed Consent and Risk Management in Chiropractic Practice
By: American Chiropractic Association

Course Description

It is an important ethical and legal obligation for all practicing Doctors of Chiropractic to obtain the informed consent of patients before treatment. This presentation will help you to create effective and efficient policies for your practice, and help you answer any challenging questions your patients might ask. Learning Objectives: At the conclusion of this Webinar, participants should be able to: Manage risk in their practices by learning how to develop an effective and efficient informed consent policy. Employ the skills to better communicate with patients about the relative safety of chiropractic procedures Course Breakdown: Introduction; Why Informed Consent? (5 min) Elements of a Malpractice Case (5 min) Nature and Frequency of Serious Complications from Chiropractic Treatment (10 min) Comparative Risks and Efficacy of other Common Treatments (10 min) Practical Considerations to Informed Consent (10 min) Documenting the Informed Consent Process (10 min) Summary, Questions and Answers (10 min)

Course Details

  • ACA Webinar: Informed Consent and Risk Management in Chiropractic Practice
  • By:    American Chiropractic Association
  • Instructor:    William Lauretti, DC
  • Total CE Hours:    1.00
  • Course Format:     Live Webinar
  • Course Start:    12/15/2020   07:00am
  • Course End:    12/15/2020   08:00am
  • Time Zone:    Eastern
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  • Course Categories:     DC Continuing Education
  • Course Subjects | CE HOURS:
    • Documentation  -1 CE Hours
    • Informed Consent  -1 CE Hours
    • Patient Communication  -1 CE Hours
    • Risk Management  -1 CE Hours
  •    Course Outline