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With pediatric emergencies, the stakes are high. Protecting patients and limiting liability risks can present significant challenges. In this episode, Ohio University Heritage College of Medicine professor Ann Dietrich, MD, offers advice to practitioners in this field.
Pediatric emergency care holds many lessons when it comes to risk management. Communicating effectively with children’s families and staying up-to-date on the latest medical science are just some of the duties of practitioners seeking to provide quality care and limit malpractice liability. In this episode, Ann Dietrich, MD, FAAP, FACEP, pediatric emergency medicine expert and professor at Ohio University Heritage College of Medicine, offers valuable tips gleaned from her more than thirty years of practice.