159643 - Diagnostics :Improvements in healthcare Webinar
- : Online
A webinar to MIPS members . This the second part of our error in diagnosis webinar series which is to be presented by Dr Carmel Crock who is convenor of the Australian Diagnostic Error in Medicine Conference, ED Consultant and MIPS member.
Dr Crock will report on key findings of the 2nd Diagnostic error in Medicine Conference held recently in Melbourne which should be of assistance to all members. Dr Crock will also provide advice on the important relationship between the Emergency Department and General Practice and the importance of the patient's role in the diagnostic process ensuring the need for follow up and continuity of care as well as current trends in emergency medicine.
Highly relevant to general practitioners. MIPS and other medical defence organisation data reveal that allegations of diagnosis error ( failure to diagnose/delay in diagnosis/incorrect diagnosis) are made in about 40 - 50% of all medical negligence complaints and claims . GPs in primary care feature highly as craft groupLearning outcomes