Live Webinar - Using Malpractice Claims Data to Identify Risks in Nursing Practice
Live Webinar - Using Malpractice Claims Data to Identify Risks in Nursing Practice

Presenter:

Jennifer Flynn, BSN, RN, CDE

Course Description:

NSO and CNA’s liability claim report, Nurse Professional Liability Exposure Claim Report: 4th Edition: Minimizing Risk, Achieving Excellence, addresses some of nurses’ most common professional liability concerns, including emerging risks and ways that nurses can protect themselves from liability exposures. Using case studies and claim data, nurses can examine top areas of liability through the experiences of your peers. Most importantly, this report provides you with immediately implementable practices that you can use to help prevent or defend against malpractice allegations, while also enhancing patient safety.

Course Outcomes:

  1.  List the leading allegations made against nurses in malpractice lawsuits.
  2. Define the average incurred expense for nurses in malpractice lawsuits.
  3. Identify key risk management tools nurses can incorporate into their practice.

Contact Hours and Cost

1.0 Contact Hours

Members: $0
Nonmembers: $20

  • Requirements for successful completion: view entire webinar, complete online evaluation
  • Contact hours are available for all webinars whether you participate in the live event or the recorded viewing. Contact hours for this webinar will expire on June 16, 2024.

The American Association of Occupational Health Nurses, Inc. (AAOHN) is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

AAOHN follows the American Nurses Credentialing Center guidelines in calculating continuing nursing education credits. With every educational activity and evaluation that is completed, each one (1) hour of education time is equal to one (1) continuing nursing education credit.

The American Association of Occupational Health Nurses, Inc. is additionally approved as a CNE provider by the California Board of Registered Nursing (#CEP9283).

AAOHN Joint Provider:

University of Michigan Center for Occupational Health and Safety Engineering

There are no conflicts of interest related to this webinar.