In today's litigious society, risk management is essential to the practice of quality medicine. ProAd offers the resources you need to minimize your risks as a health care provider.
The most effective way to protect your practice is to prevent claims from occurring. For this reason, ProAd offers quality continuing education in the medico-legal arena to doctors and health care professionals. Whatever your specialty, whatever your interests, you can learn more about minimizing your risks as a health care provider by taking advantage of these invaluable offerings:
- Focused programs presented by knowledgeable medical, legal and claims management experts utilizing case studies, interactive materials and handouts.
- Timely publications examine important risk management issues and offer practical advice on ways to lower the risk of a medical malpractice lawsuit.
- Information is provided on ways to improve patient care, communications, record keeping and other key areas through the use of on-site evaluation assessments.
Need to talk to a person? Risk management experts are available via phone (410-785-0050, or toll free at 800-492-0193) 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Monday-Friday to answer your individual questions. If you have a practice-related question or concern, we’re ready to listen and offer guidance to help you identify and reduce your liability risk exposure. Please note, however, that any advice we give should not be construed as legal advice.
Click the link below to launch the Risk Management Program Search. Use the Date, Location, Topic and Code dropdowns and the interactive map to find a program that suits you. Once you have selected your program, click the "Register" button to go to the registration page.
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If you have any questions, please contact our Risk Management Services Department at 410-785-0050.
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Evaluate the strength of your practice’s cyber security with this 40-question survey, designed by our security and risk management experts.
This 40-question online survey is designed to help you assess the status of your electronic security and PII protection planning. After each question, you will receive a response indicating whether your answer was correct or incorrect and additional information on the topic.
- Physician security and access controls
- Network security
- Employee access
- Storage and backup security
- Policies and procedures
Is your practice protocol leaving you open to lawsuits? This short self-survey can help you identify risk.
The Office Practice Self-Assessment Survey is a short self-survey designed to help you determine which areas within the non-clinical aspect of your practice may be leaving you open to a lawsuit. Medical record documentation, patient scheduling, prescriptions and patient communications are all non-clinical aspects of your practice that can affect the likelihood of a claim.
- Patient privacy
- Follow-up appointment protocol
- Missed or cancelled appointment protocol
- Lab result notifications
- Patient chart maintenance