Course Overview and Target Audience
This course focuses on risk management principles, liability prevention and their implications for bariatric clinical practice. This course will teach the clinician the tactics and tips to be most successful while giving a deposition or appearing on the witness stand. This course is designed for health professionals involved in the care of the bariatric patient.
Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:
- Describe the essentials of risk management in bariatric patient care.
- Develop strategies to reduce liability.
- Assess the risks of social media and electronic medical records and the implications for practice.
- Discuss survival techniques for giving depositions and taking the witness stand.