When you complete two education activities you also earn College CPD points and a 10% discount on next year’s insurance premium1.

To make it even easier, we have bundled some of the activities into one 10 Point Activity.

Visit our website at www.miga.com.au to access the Program booklets.

Risk Management Conferences

Our next round of 8 Conferences around Australia will commence with Adelaide 1 on 12 August 2017 and will kick off a new Hypothetical session:

Who dunnit? A poisonous pill

Our interactive Claims Hypothetical moderated by Professor Guy Maddern, with the support of an expert panel, will de-mystify a coronial inquest through a mock court scenario. Participants will have access to Coroners Court representatives, legal assistance and the views of the lawyer for the family of the deceased. Join us as we deconstruct the Coronial process and see how the elements come together when medicine and the legal process collide.

Conference session 2

Choose a Workshop (2 hours)

After the Hypothetical, conference participants have a choice of two new workshops:

The anatomy of a claim NEW

  • Follow the pathway of a claim from notification of the incident, the collection of evidence, the defence of allegations and the judicial process
  • Unravel the complexities of the adversarial process and expose the critical stages that can influence the ultimate outcome.

The perils of silence – Communicating for safety NEW

  • Communicating effectively with patients and colleagues is just as important as providing the best clinical treatment
  • Explore the role of poor communication in medical errors and discuss strategies for empowering practitioners to communicate for the safety of the patient.

 

1 The Terms and Conditions for the premium discount allocation can be found on the website or in the Risk Management Booklet 2017/2018 distributed at renewal around May 2016.

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