You are working on a medical malpractice case involving the operating room. You wonder, “Is this a viable claim?” Do you know how to screen operating room cases for merit? Do you know the roles, responsibilities and special language of the operating room?
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- Screen perioperative cases for merit
- Identify the three phases of the perioperative experience
- Identify the roles of “key players” in a surgical procedure
- Recognize the significance of OR terminology
- Identify common safety issues encountered in the Operating Room
Dianna McCorkle R.N, B.S.N, CNOR is a certified operating room nurse with ten years of extensive experience as a perioperative staff nurse, educator and expert witness. She currently is involved in safety and nursing management in the O.R. She is the coauthor of Perioperative Nursing Liability, a chapter in Patricia Iyer, Barbara Levin, Kathleen Ashton and Victoria Powell, Nursing Malpractice, Fourth Edition, 2011, Lawyers and Judges Publishing Company, Tucson. Dianna is a perioperative nursing expert witness who has presented nationally about patient safety issues.
“This was a most informative webinar. The OR is an area in which I have no experience, so I learned a lot. Thanks you so much for hosting such a great webinar. I look forward to being part of some of the upcoming webinars you mentioned as well.”
Jocelyn Landis, RN, CLNC
NAPLES, FL 34109
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Edited by Patricia Iyer, Barbara Levin, Kathleen Ashton, and Victoria Powell
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