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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
  • Documentation
  • Medical records
  • Problem list
  • Surgery
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis
  • Medication safety
  • Advertising
  • and more.

What's Included

Module 1 - Patient Coordination

Coordination of Care
Informed Consent/Refusal
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


The information presented in this Advisory is intended as general information of interest to physicians and other healthcare professionals. The recommendations and advice published herein do not reflect or establish a standard of care and do not establish rules for the practice of medicine. The publication of this information is not intended as an offer to insure such conditions or exposures, or to indicate that MAG Mutual Insurance Company will underwrite such risks for the reader. Our liability is limited to the specific written terms and conditions of actual insurance policies issued.