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Podiatry Toolkit

The podiatry toolkit is comprised of articles, forms, advisories, and claims lessons. The purpose of this toolkit is to provide podiatrist with the knowledge, resources, and tools to practice safe medicine and manage their practice.

Some of the topics covered in this toolkit will include:

  • Risk and patient safety issues in podiatry
  • Referrals
  • Patient complaints
  • Missed appointments
  • Handoff communication
  • Informed consent
  • HIPAA
  • Documentation
  • Medical records
  • Problem list
  • Surgery
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis
  • Medication safety
  • Advertising
  • and more.

What's Included

Module 1 - Patient Coordination

Coordination of Care
Communication
Informed Consent/Refusal
Documentation
Begin Module 1

Module 2 - Patient Safety in Podiatry

Coordination of Care
Medication Safety
Advance to Module 2

Module 3 - Physicians Guide to Processes

Litigation Processes
Hospital or Practice Website
Advance to Module 3

Disclaimer

The information and resources provided in this course or publication have been prepared to provide general information only. It is not to be relied upon in lieu of or as a substitute for legal, medical or other professional advice. The laws, rules, regulations and case law may differ in your state. Please consult a licensed attorney in your state for specific questions and advice. While all care has been taken in the preparation of this course or publication, no responsibility is accepted by MagMutual Insurance Company or the MagMutual Patient Safety Institute or its employees or agents for any errors, omissions, or inaccuracies, or for any known or unknown consequences that may result from reliance on any information provided in this publication.

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