Last updated on August 17th, 2023
Dr. Resnick presents “Legal Armor for the Psychiatric Practitioner” with American Physician Institute as a new online course
Oak Brook Terrace, IL – JULY 10, 2023 – American Physician Institute (API), a leading provider of high-yield continuing medical education, is excited to announce a comprehensive course specifically tailored to guide psychiatric professionals to minimize their malpractice risk: “Legal Armor for the Psychiatric Practitioner,” led by Dr. Phillip Resnick.
Through lectures that cover critical topics, Dr. Resnick provides an encompassing overview of the procedures practitioners can add to their practices and those they should avoid. Participants can enhance their professional security and prosperity with the groundbreaking insights of Dr. Resnick via the course, which can be accessed by visiting https://www.masterpsych.com/minimizing-malpractice-risk-in-psychiatry/.
Dr. Jack Krasuski, Executive Director of American Physician Institute, said the course is intended to help professionals make educated, informed decisions about procedures and practices that can directly impact their malpractice risk.
“Many psychiatric practitioners don’t realize that certain ‘standard’ procedures and protocols can actually be very risky,” Krasuski said.
Dr. Krasuski also provides a lecture as part of the “Legal Armor for the Psychiatric Practitioner” course: Foreseeability and Documentation. The lecture follows others that include Malpractice Issues in Confidentiality and Privilege, Dos and Don’ts of Depositions, and Risk Assessment for Suicide and Malpractice Avoidance.
With a focus on empowering psychiatric professionals to safeguard their financial futures by minimizing malpractice risk, “Legal Armor for the Psychiatric Professional” is available as a series of online lecture recordings. The course covers tips regarding violence risk assessments and malpractice avoidance, malpractice issues in confidentiality and privilege, and a Q-and-A session focusing on medical-legal issues in psychiatry.
“Legal Armor for the Psychiatric Professional” was implemented in accordance with the Essentials and Standards of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME). PeerPoint Medical Education Institute has designated the course for a maximum of 8.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.
Dr. Phillip Resnick has served as a visiting professor at 14 universities, lectured in 25 countries and 49 states, and has served as a consultant in many high-profile cases. He is currently a professor of psychiatry at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine in Cleveland, Ohio.
American Physician Institute encourages psychiatric professionals to register for the course and take advantage of unparalleled guidance in navigating the complex decision-making processes involved in treating patients. With this new course, practitioners gain the knowledge to protect themselves by taking steps toward risk mitigation and handling risks appropriately.
For more information about American Physician Institute and the “Legal Armor for the Psychiatric Practitioner” course, visit https://www.masterpsych.com/minimizing-malpractice-risk-in-psychiatry/ and follow API on social media.
About American Physician Institute for Advanced Professional Studies
Founded by Jack Krasuski, M.D., more than 20 years ago, American Physician Institute offers specialized training for medical professionals in numerous specialties, including emergency medicine, family medicine, psychiatry, pediatrics, cardiovascular disease, infectious disease, pulmonary disease, surgical medicine, anesthesiology, medical oncology and more. American Physician Institute’s MasterPsych™, Beat The Boards!®, The Pass Machine®, and The Pass Formula® courses and conferences have helped thousands of healthcare professionals pass their certification tests and meet continuing education requirements.