Legal Aspect of Dentistry & Successful Risk Management Training


This course shares insights and strategies to help you know how dental professionals can identify potential legal traps and successfully manage risk in a litigious society. The course offers in-depth knowledge and training that goes beyond compliance into recordkeeping, contracts, HR, and equips you with the knowledge to make your practice thrive.

Topics listed that are covered in the course:

  • Definition and components of the patient record
  • What does not belong in the patient record
  • HIPAA's Right to Access
  • Common recordkeeping errors
  • How to build your defense through recordkeeping
  • Informed consent v. implied consent
  • Elements of dental malpractice
  • Breach of contract
  • Failure to treat
  • HR blunders
  • Common OSHA violations