Grand Rounds 2014.02.11

Speaker: Dr. Ann Cranney, MB, MSc, FRCPC, Medical Officer, Physician Consulting Services, The Canadian Medical Protective Association

Medico-legal risks and the importance of good handover

Educational Objectives:

  1. Identify situations where handover of care may impact patient safety and medico-legal risk.
  2. Name three barriers to performing effective handover.
  3. Develop three strategies to improve patient safety when handing over care of patients.

THE OTTAWA HOSPITAL – Civic Campus Amphitheatre

  • Tuesday, February 11, 2014
  • 8:00 to 9:00 a.m.

(Video-linked to the General Auditorium, Riverside Auditorium, Riverside Auditorium, Elisabeth Bruyère Hospital 320Y)

Note:  This Grand Rounds presentation will webcasted live and archived.

The Ottawa Hospital Medical Grand Rounds is an accredited group learning activity as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada Ottawa. Phone no. for OTN participants during question period is 613-798-5555 x78952.

Refreshments (coffee, tea, water) and muffins will be provided.

THANK YOU- Dept of Medicine Education Fund