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Nursing Malpractice Claims: Impacts and Opportunities

CATEGORY: On Demand
RECORDED: Tuesday, January 21, 2020
Kristi Eldredge, RN, JD, CPHRM
Constellation/MMIC Senior Risk and Patient Safety Consultant

Nurses are directly involved in most aspects of care in every health care setting, so understanding the top contributing factors to nursing-related claims is a great opportunity to minimize risk. In our analysis of Constellation professional liability claims asserted from 2010 to 2017, nurses were the most frequently cited primary clinician responsible for care at the time of the alleged injury. In this webinar, we’ll discuss our nursing claim data and offer practical solutions to help prevent injuries and claims in the clinic, hospital and senior living setting.

Presenter bio: Kristi is a trusted advisor to policyholders in matters of patient safety and risk management. She values being the person who “has their back” when questions arise. With a background as both a registered nurse and a medical malpractice attorney, Kristi is well suited to provide comprehensive risk management services to physicians, clinics, long-term care and hospital clients, delivering customized strategies to prevent and minimize injuries, and reduce claims and losses.