Ethics > ETH062 Ethics - Medical Errors
ETH062 Ethics - Medical Errors
Ethics issues regarding medical errors.
Course Objective
This program provides clinicians with the opportunity to learn about:
How medical errors are different than malpractice
Sentinel events
Primary errors in mental health practice
Cultural miscommunication
Medical errors as cause of death
Intended Audience
Nurses, Psychologists, Social Workers, Counselors, Marriage and Family Therapists, Addiction Therapists 
Author Bio
Margot Escott, LCSW, is a clinical social worker with twenty-five years of experience in various settings including working as a general medical social worker, working in dialysis, in adoption and in hospice. In addition to her private practice, she is a recognized national speaker on topics ranging from DMS4 at the movies to medical errors and end of life issues.  She has been presenting medical errors workshops and courses in Florida and Ohio and has published numerous articles on therapeutic humor, addition recovery and cinema therapy. She received the Social Worker of the Year award from the Collier Country, Florida NASW chapter and from the Southwest Florida, NASW chapter. 
Certificates
ASWB ASWB
NBCC NBCC
1.0 Hour 1.00 CE Credit(s) $22.33 QTY

Other Courses You May Be Interested In
VeReality2
SCH02 Schizophrenia: Neurodevelopment and the Etiology of Schizophrenia The purpose of this module is to present a new first-break program that eases the cycle of hospitalization and lifetime disability that afflict mentally ill people.  
Brief Treatment
BFT02 Brief Treatment - Bipolar Disorder Brief Treatment: Discusses three different categories of Borderlines and how to work with each in brief treatment.
Dissociative Disorders
DIS04 Dissociative Disorders - Trauma and Memory This module presents understanding how to assess and manage trauma memories when they occur spontaneously in patients.