Professionalism, Ethics and Risk Management

Posted in Upcoming Events, Online Learning

We welcome you to take our informative on-demand webinar discussing professionalism, ethics and risk management

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This is an online, on-demand course


CE Credits: 2

Delivery Method: eLearning

AGD Subject Code: 555, 565

Cost: Free

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Seminar Topic: Professionalism, Ethics and Risk Management

Speakers: Julian Perez

Course Description:

This course highlights important considerations and potential compliance risks as well as legislative requirements when interacting with patients and practice team members. 

Audience: Dentists, Clinical Staff, Administrative Staff

Key Learning Objectives:

  • Describe moral duties and obligations of a dentist towards his/her patients, professional colleagues and society,
  • Define how the term "fiduciary" applies to dentist/patient relationships
  • Define the term "informed consent" and how its application in dentistry
  • Discuss the idea of a "professional distance" and "boundary violations"
  • Identify possible situations that involve conflict of interest
  • identify responsibility and obligations of a dentists for successful treatment outcomes, delayed or missed diagnosis, professional malpractice
  • Describe importance of proper record keeping in minimizing compliance risks
  • Discuss relevant case studies to understand implications of non-compliance

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DC Institute is designated as an Approved PACE Program Provider by the Academy of General Dentistry. The formal continuing education programs of this program provider are accepted by AGD for Fellowship, Mastership and membership maintenance credit. Approval does not imply acceptance by a state or provincial board of dentistry or AGD endorsement. The current term of approval extends from 03/01/2019 to 02/28/2022. Provider ID# 374697