Course Code: REL-AC-APSG-0-DAMOD6
Type: Online Course
Content Expiration Date: 11/30/2020
Examine disclosure across the spectrum of events in everyday practice and identify “rules of thumb” for when an event should be disclosed to a patient.
Consider differences in disclosure between the inpatient and outpatient settings, and describe features of disclosure that are unique to the ambulatory sector.
Practice disclosure conversations using several case examples that illustrate the importance of:
• Differences in clinical setting
• The severity of the error
• The type of clinician who made the error
• Patient-related factors
Introduction A. Overview B. Learning Objectives Core Concepts: Threshold for Disclosure A. Concept: Gray Zone Core Concepts: Disclosure in Inpatient Setting A. Inpatient Case: Late Vancomycin Dose B. Inpatient Case: Psychiatric Medication Error C. Inpatient Case: Referring Hospital Error Core Concepts: Disclosure in Ambulatory Setting A. Concept: Differences in Ambulatory vs. Inpatient B. Ambulatory Case: Missed PSA Result Core Concepts: Changing the Culture of Medicine A. Expert Commentaries: Transparency Summary: Golden Rule as Guideline A. Summary: Situational Context Matters
Sigall K. Bell, MD
Disclosure: Sigall K. Bell, MD has declared that no conflict of interest, Relevant Financial Relationship or Relevant Non-Financial Relationship exists.Instructor:
Robert D. Troug, MD
Disclosure: Robert D. Troug, MD has declared that no conflict of interest, Relevant Financial Relationship or Relevant Non-Financial Relationship exists.Instructor:
Lisa Catanese, ELS
Disclosure: Lisa Catanese, ELS has declared that no conflict of interest, Relevant Financial Relationship or Relevant Non-Financial Relationship exists.Expert Reviewer:
Lucien Leape, MD
Disclosure: Lucien Leape, MD has declared that no conflict of interest, Relevant Financial Relationship or Relevant Non-Financial Relationship exists.
The target audience for this course is: Physicians; in the following settings: Acute Care Facility.
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