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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 provided in this resource does not constitute legal, medical or any other professional advice, nor does it establish a standard of care. This article has been written as an aid to you in your practice. The ultimate decision on how to use the information provided within this article rests solely with you, the PolicyOwner.