Tag: equipment training
Our Winter 2016 Case Review includes a case study about a claim filed against a urologist who performed a robotically-assisted laparoscopic prostatectomy (RALP). It not only calls into question the training and experience of the defendant, but also illuminates a failure of communication: the urologist did not disclose an error to the patient.
Providing for the safety of patient, staff and providers by performing necessary inspections and maintenance of equipment is an important part of office practices today.
The following article originally appeared in the Fall issue of “Dental Dateline.”