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Noontime Session, 2013 Annual Meeting, New Orleans

Why Take the Risk?
How to Create an Effective Risk Management Strategy with Patient Education and Informed Consent Documents

Combined meeting with the Patient Education Committee and the Ophthalmic Mutual Insurance Company (OMIC)

Monday, November 18, 2013
12:45-1:45 p.m.
Location: Morial Convention Center
Room: 224

Course Number: SYM29

Through analysis of specific medicolegal cases and a survey of OMIC defense counsel, learn how to minimize your risk against malpractice lawsuits with the effective use of ophthalmic patient education and informed consent tools.

12:45 p.m.  Introduction Philip R. Rizzuto, MD, FACS
12:50 p.m.  A Medico-legal Case Presentation Devin A. Harrison, MD
1:05 p.m.  Discussion of OMIC Defense Counsel Survey Results and Points John W. Shore, MD
1:20 p.m.  Academy and OMIC Resources for Education and Informed Consent Philip R. Rizzuto, MD, FACS
1:35 p.m. Conclusion and Q&A ...
1:45 p.m. End of Session ...

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