Risk Management - Medicolegal Topics—March 2013 (1 Credit)
Read one issue of The Carlat Psychiatry Report and earn one AMA PRA Category 1 CME credit, instantly!
“Medicolegal Topics” provides need-to-know, research-based information on assessing psychiatric patients’ potential for violence. This issue give you practical guidelines for assessing risk with a variety of proven screening tools, and presents real-world tips for interviewing and evaluating your own patients for risk of violence. Plus, an interview with forensic psychiatrist Annette Hanson, MD, is loaded with facts on how the legal system affects psychiatry patients and their families—from mental health courts, to conservatorship, to working with local police.
This activity may qualify for your state’s risk management continuing education requirement.
Each A la Carte CME product comes with one 8-page issue of the The Carlat Psychiatry Report and one 5-question, 1 credit CME quiz to take online. This quiz must be taken before March 31, 2014.
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