Sherman College of Chiropractic

Informed Consent & Risk Management in Chiropractic

Instructor: Matthew McCoy, DC, MPH

2 Credit Hours

Course Objective: This course will provide an overview of the various models of informed consent. The presentation will cover the professional standard, reasonable patient standard and the patient centered models. This presentation will focus on applying the patient centered model to a subluxation centered, family wellness practice of chiropractic and cover how best to communicate these clinical goals to patients.

Format: Online Learning with audio visual and PowerPoint presentation, as well as additional handout reading material.

Approved Provinces: NL, ON, QC

Approved PACE States: AK, KS, ME, NV

Approved States: CO, CT, DE, DC, GA, ID, IL, IA, KY, MA, MD, MI, MN, MO, MT, NC, ND, NE, NH, NJ, NY, OH, OR, PA, RI, SC, TN, UT, VT, VA, VI, WA, WY

Approved Territory: PR

It is the responsibility of the participant to ensure that the program is approved in the state to which they would like to receive credit.

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