This session presents current issues in litigation and liability from the perspective of two experienced expert witnesses and medical directors. The presentation will focus on recent developments in tort reform, regulatory changes, and managed care quality reporting that may impact liability and litigation in long term care.
Describe several recent developments that may affect liability in LTC
Identify the common areas of liability in NF lawsuits
List many common pitfalls encountered in NF lawsuits making them more difficult to defend
Discuss simple proactive measures by NF medical directors, attending physicians and staff to protect the facility and professionals