Why Doctors Get Sued: What Data Teaches Us
September 1st, 2021, 1-2pm Register Here

Summary- While not a frequent occurrence for doctors, malpractice lawsuits do happen and the impact to the practice can be dire. This lecture is an analysis of over 5000 dental malpractice claims that reveal the root causes of why doctors get sued. Additionally, we review mitigation strategies you can put into place to reduce your risk factors.

Learning Objectives:

  • Review malpractice claims data & sources of malpractice lawsuits.

  • Discuss root cause analysis of malpractice claims

  • Review the risk factors that you can control and plan for

  • Discuss the role employees play in managing the top risks

  • Review a strategy to educate your employees on preventing risks in your practice

Duration: 60 Min
CE Awarded: 1.0 Hours AGD PACE CE Lecture
AGD PACE Code: 550 Practice Management and Human Resources
Class Method: Zoom Webinar Online

Dentist Secure Labs LLC
Approved PACE Program Provider for FAGD/MAGD credit.
Approval does not imply acceptance by any regulatory authority or AGD endorsement.
02/28/2021 to 02/28/2023 Provider ID# 389654

Conflict of Interest Statement- Cary Smith is Founder and CEO of Practice Secure LLC and Done Desk LLC. Both entities provide risk management solutions to medical offices. Cary’s ownership of these entities do not commercially influence the academic goals of this risk management program.

Engaged Employees- Protecting Against Employment Practices Liability
October 6th, 2021, 1-2pm Register Here

Summary- Up to 40% of your revenue goes towards your talent. Salary, benefits, and other forms of compensation can be used to your advantage. Are you seeing your employees as an expense or as a competitive advantage. In this lecture, we dig into Talent Strategy, employee engagement, and your employment practices. The ultimate goal being happy employees who act as owners and share your vision for the employee-employer relationship.

Learning Objectives:

  • Discuss the risks practice owners face with employees and employment liability.

  • Give examples of risk factors that increase the likelihood of an employment issue.

  • Define Talent Strategy and it’s components

  • Review a strategy to improve your employee-employer relationships

Duration: 60 Min
CE Awarded: 1.0 Hours AGD PACE CE Lecture
AGD PACE Code: 550 Practice Management and Human Resources
Class Method: Zoom Webinar Online

Dentist Secure Labs LLC
Approved PACE Program Provider for FAGD/MAGD credit.
Approval does not imply acceptance by any regulatory authority or AGD endorsement.
02/28/2021 to 02/28/2023 Provider ID# 389654

Conflict of Interest Statement- Cary Smith is Founder and CEO of Practice Secure LLC and Done Desk LLC. Both entities provide risk management solutions to medical offices. Cary’s ownership of these entities do not commercially influence the academic goals of this risk management program.

Infection Controls, Process, and Discipline
November 3rd, 2021, 1-2pm Register Here

Summary- Protecting yourself, your employees, and patients from infectious agents is an inherent duty of all clinical owners. While infection control standards are well published, the risk of malpractice claims or board actions involving infection control allegations are common. The source: clinical practices failing to adopt infection control process and engaging employees in a disciplined process while working. In this lecture we discuss the process of infection control, Basic Standards of Safe Care, the components of a successful infection control process, your leadership role, and implementation strategies for your clinic.

Learning Objectives:

  • Discuss Basic Standards of Safe Care protocols

  • Discuss the process to implement infection control practices in your clinic

  • Review strategies to ensure employees are properly trained

  • Review strategies to enable process discipline and employee accountability

Duration: 60 Min
CE Awarded: 1.0 Hours AGD PACE CE Lecture
AGD PACE Code: 550 Practice Management and Human Resources
Class Method: Zoom Webinar Online

Dentist Secure Labs LLC
Approved PACE Program Provider for FAGD/MAGD credit.
Approval does not imply acceptance by any regulatory authority or AGD endorsement.
02/28/2021 to 02/28/2023 Provider ID# 389654

Conflict of Interest Statement- Cary Smith is Founder and CEO of Practice Secure LLC and Done Desk LLC. Both entities provide risk management solutions to medical offices. Cary’s ownership of these entities do not commercially influence the academic goals of this risk management program.

Getting Started On Your Risk Strategy For 2022.
December 1st, 2021, 1-2pm Register Here

Summary- As the year ends we have an opportunity to learn from 2021 and identify what worked, what didn’t, and opportunities for our 2022 risk strategy. In this lecture, we’ll review the learnings from this series of lectures, hear your feedback on your ownership experiences, and discuss a strategy for the 2022 clinical year.

Learning Objectives:

  • Discuss 2021 observations and risk environment- what did we learn?

  • Review upcoming risks in 2022

  • Discuss your clinic’s execution strategy and what you can implement for 2022

  • Discuss a risk planning strategy for the 2022 clinical year

Duration: 60 Min
CE Awarded: 1.0 Hours AGD PACE CE Lecture
AGD PACE Code: 550 Practice Management and Human Resources
Class Method: Zoom Webinar Online

Dentist Secure Labs LLC
Approved PACE Program Provider for FAGD/MAGD credit.
Approval does not imply acceptance by any regulatory authority or AGD endorsement.
02/28/2021 to 02/28/2023 Provider ID# 389654

Conflict of Interest Statement- Cary Smith is Founder and CEO of Practice Secure LLC and Done Desk LLC. Both entities provide risk management solutions to medical offices. Cary’s ownership of these entities do not commercially influence the academic goals of this risk management program.

AGD PACE CE provided by Dentist Secure Labs LLC

Approved PACE Program Provider for FAGD/MAGD credit.

Approval does not imply acceptance by any regulatory authority or AGD endorsement.

02/28/2021 to 02/28/2023 Provider ID# 389654