The BAAPS Support team have brought together a fantastic group of experts in the field of litigation and patient complaints to create a webinar series to support your practice.
The Legal Webinar Series will run monthly from November 2020 to February 2021 from 7pm on the dates below and will cover the following topics:
- Optimising the Consent Process
Involvement from a solicitor who has written consent forms for plastic surgery patients, offering validated consent forms which will be available for you to use when consenting patients. These will offer more confidence if a legal issue does arise.
- Avoiding Pitfalls in Litigation
Mr Barry Jones, a true expert in writing medico-legal reports, will share his vast knowledge on avoiding pitfalls in litigation as well as explaining the financial arrangements involved in writing expert witness statements.
- Legal Process and Writing Expert Statements
Bond Solon group director who will discuss with a barrister the legal process and writing expert statements.
- Dealing with patient complaints and how to nip them in the bud
Director of the BMI Princess Margaret Hospital, which is one of the busiest hospitals in the BMI group, Jayne Cassidy will share her significant experience in dealing with complaints and how to nip them in the bud.
Each webinar will be worth 1 CPD point which will be issued as a certificate of attendance.
These are totally free for BAAPS Support members only. BAAPS members and non-members are welcome to join for a small registration fee.
Please note BAAPS Support is free to join for BAAPS members to join and membership will give you access to this webinar series free of charge. Send in your form now to join BAAPS Support.
Webinar 1 - Monday 30th November 2020
Consent, Essentials in Practice
Chair - Mark Soldin
Anthony Macquilan and Solicitor, Richard Manstoff (Clyde & Co)
Optimising the consent process will be discussed. Validated consent forms will be available for you to use when consenting patients. These will offer more confidence if a legal issue does arrise
Webinar 2 - Thursday 17th December 2020
Lessons from an Expert in Legal Reports
Chair – Mike Tyler
Mr Barry Jones. Legal reports writing and the themes to improve practice. Case history has shown certain recurring issues which will be shared during this webinar.
Webinar 3 - Wednesday 13th January 2021
Chair – Nora Nugent
Bond Solan Director, Adam Millward and Nick Deal, Barrister on how to write a report and common templates
Chair - Rajan Uppal
BMI Hospital director - Jayne Cassidy will discuss the most common patient complaints she receives about surgeons. And how BMI handles governance issues regarding consultants.
Should there be sufficient interest in attending Bond Solon courses on a range of medicolegal topics, BAAPS Support will arrange group sessions at the group discounted rate with Bond Solon.
Please let us know if this is of interest to you by clicking the link below and emailing us which course you would be interested in attending. A list of courses is available at https://www.bondsolon.com/expert-witness/courses/
I am interested in attending a further Bond Solon medicolegal course.
We look forward to seeing you at this unique series of educational events presented by BAAPS SUPPORT.