Risk Management and Ethical Issues in Dentistry (2 CE Credits)
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Risk Management and Ethical Issues in Dentistry (2 CE Credits)

October 12, 2016 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Presented by: Michael R. Ragan, DMD, JD, LLM

Course Description & Objectives:

This program will discuss risk management and ethical issues through informed consent, documentation, communication, and case studies. It will review how to protect yourself and your practice from cyber liability exposures and dispel myths, recognize the pervasive trends of social media and how to manage the impact of liability exposures to your practice, and secure exchange of digital images and data for dental practices.

Dr. Michael R. Ragan is a partner in a Miami based law firm with 25 years of experience as a defense trial attorney. He received his undergraduate degree from Syracuse University, a DMD from the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine, a JD from Georgetown University Law Center, and an L.L.M. in Health Law from Loyola University College of Law. Dr. Ragan has held academic appointments at the University of Pennsylvania School Of Dental Medicine, the University of Florida College of Dentistry, and the Georgetown University Dental School. Dr. Ragan is presently Adjunct Professor in the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the Nova Southeastern College of Dental Medicine. Dr. Ragan practiced dentistry for fifteen years and also spent seven years supervising healthcare professional liability claims within the insurance industry. Dr. Ragan is a Medico-Legal Consultant to the Fortress Insurance Company. Dr. Ragan is a Fellow of the American College Of Dentists, the International College of Dentists, and the American College of Legal Medicine.

This presentation will benefit all members

AGD (2) Continuing Education Credits


October 12, 2016
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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