Is Evidence the Best Defense? The Intersection of Clinical Practice Guidelines and Legal Standards of Neurological Care - Natalie Wheeler, MD, JD

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to:

  1. Review the definition of legal standard of care and the differences between legal standard of care and evidence-based guidelines
  2. Discuss systemic and practice effects of malpractice liability
  3. Discuss current and potential malpractice reforms to more fully incorporate evidence-based/clinical practice guidelines
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 1.00 University of Wisconsin–Madison Continuing Education Hours
Course opens: 
09/19/2018
Course expires: 
09/18/2019
Cost:
$0.00
Parent activity set: 
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Natalie Wheeler, MD, JD
Faculty/Author

Mihaela Bazalakova, MD, PhD 
RSS Chair

Pam Johnson
RSS Coordinator
Samantha Jenson
Planner
Sara Nagel
Planner
Teresa Mangin, MD
Planner
Corinna Burger, PhD
Planner
Jenny Broihan Becker
Planner
Jessica Carlucci-Jenkins
ICEP Staff
 

FACULTY DISCLOSURE

It is the policy of the University of Wisconsin–Madison ICEP that the faculty, authors, planners, and other persons who may influence content of this CE activity disclose all relevant financial relationships with commercial interests* in order to allow CE staff to identify and resolve any potential conflicts of interest. Faculty must also disclose any planned discussions of unlabeled/unapproved uses of drugs or devices during the educational activity. For this educational activity all conflicts of interests have been resolved and detailed disclosures are listed below:


Natalie Wheeler MD, JD: No relevant relationships to disclose in regard to this activity.
Mihaela Bazalakova, MD, PhD: No relevant relationships to disclose in regard to this activity.
Pam Johnson: No relevant relationships to disclose in regard to this activity.
Teresa Mangin, MD: No relevant relationships to disclose in regard to this activity.
Corinna Burger, PhD: No relevant relationships to disclose in regard to this activity.
Jenny Becker: No relevant relationships to disclose in regard to this activity.
Sara Nagel: No relevant relationships to disclose in regard to this activity.
Samantha Jenson: No relevant relationships to disclose in regard to this activity.
Jessica Carlucci-Jenkins, BA: No relevant relationships to disclose in regard to this activity.

* The ACCME defines a commercial interest as any entity producing, marketing, re-selling, or distributing health care goods or services consumed by, or used on, patients. The ACCME does not consider providers of clinical service directly to patients to be commercial interests.

Disclosure of Unlabeled Use: The University of Wisconsin–Madison ICEP advises the participant that this continuing medical education activity does NOT contain reference(s) to unlabeled or unapproved uses of drugs or devices

Accreditation Statement

In support of improving patient care, the University of Wisconsin–Madison ICEP is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.


 

Credit Designation Statements

American Medical Association

The University of Wisconsin–Madison ICEP designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsPhysicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Continuing Education Units

The University of Wisconsin–Madison, as a member of the University Continuing Education Association (UCEA), authorizes this program for 0.1 continuing education units (CEUs) or 1 hour. 

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 1.00 University of Wisconsin–Madison Continuing Education Hours

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
09/19/2018
Course expires: 
09/18/2019

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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