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03.2024 KAC Webinar Series | Informed Consent | Now Available!!

Total Credits: 1 including 1 Online CE Hours

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Informed Consent
Edward Zimmer, DC, MS
1 CE


This course is now available!

This course is approved for both GENERAL EDUCATION and PEER REVIEWERS

This course will be available for purchase starting March 1, 2024. The recording was rescheduled to March 7th and will be available March 7th for viewing.

This course was applied for continuing education credit from March 1, 2024 - March 1, 2025, for the state of Kentucky.

All components (video, quiz, affidavit, participation codes, evaluation, etc.) must be completed between March 1, 2024 - March 1, 2025 to count for continuing education credit in Kentucky.

Title: Informed Consent
Instructor: Dr. Edward Zimmer

CEs: 1 CE hour

Course Description
The common consideration given to the topic of informed consent is that as long as you have a patient sign a statement listing potential risks you are covered. There is so much more you need to know. Every malpractice lawsuit will allege lack of informed consent. In one short hour you will learn that there are several aspects of your informed consent which are most likely missing. These missing parts could render your form worthless when it is challenged.
You will also learn how to craft a more effective informed consent to reduce your risks should any legal action ever be taken against you.
Course Outline
I.              Defining Informed Consent
II.             Establish the Importance of Obtaining a Proper Patient Informed Consent of Treatment
III.           Discuss the Components Necessary to Establish a Proper Patient Informed Consent
IV.           Identify the Most Common Mistakes Found in Chiropractic Informed Consent Forms
V.             Give Examples of Informed Consent Forms
This course was recorded live March 7, 2024.

KBCE Approval # KBCE1297
PACE Course Number 86186



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 Dr. Edward Zimmer, M.S., D.C. received his undergraduate degree in Chemistry from DePauw University in Greencastle, Indiana. He completed his Master’s Degree in Human Nutrition at Bridgeport University in Connecticut. He graduated Summa Cum Laude from the National College of Chiropractic and was voted Outstanding Graduate by the faculty.

Dr. Zimmer started his practice in Indianapolis in October 1998. He has been an expert witness for liability and malpractice claims for 20 years. He has completed over 2,000 chiropractic case reviews during that time.