Why My Practice Might Get Sued – And How to Deal With It Why My Practice Might Get Sued – And How to Deal With It • January 13, 2015 (8:00 pm - 9:00 pm EST) • Thomas R. Hoffman, JD, CAE • Online Register Today » This fast-paced webinar will tackle key medical-legal challenges that current and future radiology leaders encounter. You’ll learn about major risk areas such as communicating with clinicians – and patients – and documenting those critical interactions. The presenter also will outline why radiology practices can manage their legal risk by developing and enforcing policies, especially those that enhance a patient-centered culture. Ask about any radiology legal or policy topic that poses a leadership challenge – and opportunity – for you. Learning Objectives Webinar participants will: Discuss how to address significant medical-legal and policy risk areas for radiology leaders. Identify practical tips regarding matters such as obtaining and documenting informed consent and giving “curbside consults” to other physicians. Describe why patients sue radiologists and their practices, what to do – and what not to do Identify and discuss key legal issues related to responding to potential lawsuits (e.g., should a practice leader ever apologize to a patient or their loved ones?) RLI Credits This Level 3 elective course will cover competency 3.2.9 in the Legal and Regulatory domain of the RLI Common Body of Knowledge and award 1 RLI credit.