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Section: CME Category: Practice Management

Risk Management for the Podiatric Physician: Part 3 Practicing Ethically

Robert Smith, DPM

This lecture fulfills part of the podiatric risk management continuing education requirement of the states of Florida, Iowa, Michigan, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, Texas, and Wyoming (As of 2021. See Podiatry CME State Requirements for updates). Risk Management typically includes strategies for avoiding medical errors as well as studies in practicing medicine in an ethical manner. This lecture, part of a 3-part series, focuses on medical ethics.

For Florida podiatrists, no more than 8 hours (20% of the hours of continuing education required per biennium) of home study programs may be credited toward the licensee’s biennial continuing education requirement for license renewal. A test must be completed and passed demonstrating competency in the topic taught in order to receive credit for the course.

Completion (Credits: 1.25) CME (Credits: 1)

Method of Participation

Complete the 4 steps to earn your CE/CME credit:

  1. Complete the Pre-Test
  2. View the Lecture
  3. Complete the Quiz (Min. 70% Passing Score)
  4. Complete the program Survey
Goals and Objectives
  1. Appreciate the central theme of Medical Ethics as they pertain to the responsibility of practicing the profession of Podiatric medicine.
  2. Appreciate the development of rational thought processes for formulating an ethical process to identify and define presenting issues within the profession to avoid unethical or unprofessional behaviors that impact ourselves, patients and our practices.
  3. Appreciate and understand the importance of the concept of medical ethics so that the participant may formulate strategies to mitigate unethical and or unprofessional behaviors as defined by state regulations and professional advisory groups.
  • Accreditation and Designation of Credits
  • Completion (Credits: 1.25)

    This lecture has been approved for the PRESENT Podiatric Education Online curriculum by the Council of Teaching Hospitals Residency Education Review Committee.

    Release Date: 08/25/2021 Expiration Date: 12/31/2023

  • CME (Credits: 1)

    PRESENT e-Learning Systems is approved by the Council on Podiatric Medical Education as a provider of continuing education in podiatric medicine. PRESENT e-Learning Systems has approved this activity for a maximum of 1 continuing education contact hours

    Release Date: 08/25/2021 Expiration Date: 12/31/2022

  • Author
  • Robert Smith, DPM

    Studying Opioid Harm, Inc (501.3c Non-profit Organization)
    Ormond Beach, FL

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  • Disclosure Information
  • It is the policy of PRESENT e-Learning Systems and it's accreditors to insure balance, independence, objectivity and scientific rigor in all its individually sponsored or jointly sponsored educational programs. All faculty participating in any PRESENT e-Learning Systems sponsored programs are expected to disclose to the program audience any real or apparent conflict(s) of interest that may have a direct bearing on the subject matter of the continuing education program. This pertains to relationships with pharmaceutical companies, biomedical device manufacturers, or other corporations whose products or services are related to the subject matter of the presentation topic. The intent of this policy is not to prevent a speaker with a potential conflict of interest from making a presentation. It is merely intended that any potential conflict should be identified openly so that the listeners may form their own judgments about the presentation with the full disclosure of the facts.

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    Robert Smith has nothing to disclose.