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Now What? How to Disclose a Medical Error

September 14, 2006

Speaker:

Anne Matlow, MD, FRCPC
Director, Infection Prevention & Control Programme
Medical Director, Patient Safety
The Hospital for Sick Children
Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Moderator:

Marlene R. Miller, MD, MSc, FAAP
Director of Quality and Safety Initiatives
Johns Hopkins Children's Center
Baltimore, Maryland


By the end of this Webinar, participants will be able to:

  • Define the term, "disclosure," and give at least one example of who should disclose a medical error and when disclosure should be performed
  • Identify at least one example of ideal disclosure vs. non-ideal disclosure
  • Apply two or more strategies to handle disclosure effectively in an ambulatory setting

You Should Participate if you are a(n):

  • General Pediatrician
  • Pediatric Sub-specialist
  • Family Physician
  • Resident
  • Allied Health Professional (PNP, PA, Nurse)
  • Administrator (VP Medical Affairs, Risk Manager, Medical Director)

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