Professional Ethics and Liability (4 hrs) Michael Taromina, Esq. and Betsy Smith

Attendees will gain firsthand knowledge of ethical complaint procedure and professional liability issues through case studies presented by two leading experts in the field. In the sensitive field of health care, a misconduct complaint is not always a result of a practitioner's bad behavior or judgment. The most experienced, careful, and diligent practitioners may find themselves facing the prospect of damaging professional disciplinary action because they failed to utilize effective risk management strategies. This course will provide you with those strategies by teaching: - Zones of risk for practitioners