Risk Management: Educational Programs

MAIC insureds are eligible to participate in IRMS' periodic risk management educational programs and in-services, and receive a 1% discount for every 1 hour of attendance, with a maximum discount of 4% per year.

IRMS staff conducts the risk management programs, often with invited experts to address various clinical care or risk management issues that can arise from high-risk areas. Programs are presented at various locations and at different times throughout the year for the convenience of attendees and are provided at no charge.

Examples of recent topics include:

  • Proactive Risk Management Strategies for Ambulatory Facilities
  • Medical Malpractice Crisis and What Does it Mean to You?
  • Strategies for Improving Peer Review
  • Utilizing FEMA to Meet Risk Management Goals
  • Effective Emergency Department Triage Systems
  • Risk Management Implications for Treating the Patient with Chest Pain
  • High Risk OB

MAIC also offers a wide variety of educational in-services for group or individual physician practices. Each program is tailored to meet the specific needs of the insured and focuses on increasing awareness of risk management issues. The in-services are provided on-site and are available on a scheduled basis.

Examples of in-service topics:

  • Risk Management Essentials of Patient Assessment and Documentation
  • Informed Consent
  • Understanding and Applying EMTALA
  • Confidentiality
  • Basic Principles of Risk Management
  • Ambulatory Surgery Risk Management

To schedule an in-service program or receive information on scheduled IRMS risk management educational programs, contact us at: (630) 276-5565or Mary Stankos.

To view a list of upcoming risk management education programs, click here.

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