Proceed with Caution: Treating Family, Friends, and Staff (3rd Edition) is organized by Texas Medical Liability Trust (TMLT).

Release Date: Jul 15, 2011
Expiration Date: Jul19, 2020.

Target Audience:
This one-hour activity is intended for physicians of all specialties who are interested in practical ways to reduce the potential for malpractice liability.
• 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s).
• 1 credit in medical ethics and/or professional responsibility.

Categories: Risk Management, CME, Communication, Ethics, Medical Ethics, Patient-Physician Relations, Professional Responsibility, Texas Medical Board.

Course Objectives:
Upon completion of this course, participants should be able to:
• recognize when the physician-patient relationship begins;
• identify what the Texas Medical Board (TMB) requires and restricts when treating a family member, friend, or staff member; and
• describe the American Medical Association’s and Texas Medical Association’s position on physicians treating family, friends, and staff; and discuss potential alternatives when asked to treat family, friends, and staff.

Additional details will be posted as soon as information is available.

Intended Audience

Practice Management, Risk Management and Medical Negligence

Activity Payment Details

Activity Fee : USD $75.00

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