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In today’s complex healthcare environment, with patient complaints on the rise and increased mandatory reporting requirements, the chances are greater that your practice may be exposed to medico-legal risk.
There are many ways your practice, its staff, systems and processes can contribute to a poor patient outcomes, leaving your practice business and team exposed to legal action. Sometimes you need someone outside your business to help you identify areas needing improvement, to minimise your risk exposure – before an adverse event happens
Avant’s risk advisory service is a group of experienced healthcare professionals with extensive knowledge of medico-legal risk. They will work with you to improve your practise and reduce your risk.
Have you considered your medico-legal risk if:
Avant’s Risk Advisory Service provides a personalised risk assessment to help your practice reduce your exposure to claims, by improving:
Phone 1800 128 268Ask for Risk Advisory
This 5 minute video by Marianna Kelly, Risk Adviser, Avant explains the concept of risk management and how it can help manage the risks you may face in your practice.
This 5 minute video by Annabel Herron, Risk Adviser, Avant explores the education plan program Avant offers for members and how it may assist you to demonstrate your commitment to quality and professionalism.
This 6 minute video Annabel Herron, Risk Adviser, Avant outlines the value of reflective practice in relation to a disciplinary matter and education programs.
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*23% of claims and complaints were related to practitioner behaviours, including communication issues. (Source: Avant claims and complaints insights: General Practitioners)