Wednesday Apr 28, 11:00 AM
138 When a Patient Death Leads to Litigation: Tips for Risk Management
Using three case examples, this lecture walks participants through risks associated with treatment of patients in a correctional setting and how to mitigate these.
- Review three distinct cases that culminated in an inmate’s death
- Discuss documentation issues that created liability
- Examine medical claims that can arise out of inmate-on-inmate violence