75586 - Avant webinar: Sand, surf and surgery - Medical tourism and its impact on Australian healthcare
- : Online
Medical tourism is an issue that has many ethical, clinical and legal obligations for Australian medical practitioners. This webinar will explore the emerging phenomenon of Australians seeking surgery internationally and the ethical, clinical and legal implications for Australian Medical Professionals
Relevance to General Practice
When surgery goes wrong or patients seeking advice on Medical tourism GPs may be faced with the complications or questions surrounding medical tourism
- 1. Outline the ethical issues associated with medical tourism
- 2. Discuss the clinical and legal issues of medical tourism
- 3. Provide an overview of current strategies to minimise the risk of medical tourism on Australian Medical Professionals.