Medico-legal Trends & Threats by Ross P. Berkeley, MD
Purchase the self-study course at https://courses.ccme.org/course/hrem.
Designed and taught by emergency physicians and medical malpractice attorneys, this High Risk Emergency Medicine course is a comprehensive review of the medical-legal issues inherent to the practice of Emergency Medicine.
Using actual case analysis and a review of the medical literature, this CME course identifies the critical components of the history, physical exam and data collection process that are critical to assuring a well-supported evaluation, treatment and disposition. Important principles in communication, documentation, medical-legal strategies and EMTALA compliance are discussed to help participants develop an effective Emergency Department Risk Management Program.