This session was live Feb. 23 from 10:30 – 11:30 a.m., CT. A recording of the session, evaluation, and certificate of completion is now available here.
The COVID-19 pandemic has brought new issues for liability lawsuits to skilled nursing facilities and assisted living communities. This webinar discusses the risk factors specific administration of legal action against skilled nursing facilities and assisted living communities. Participants will gain an understanding of the legal processes related to lawsuits with families, residents, and staff. Participants will learn strategies of how to reduce the risk of legal action as well as what to expect if legal action does occur. This webinar will also discuss how to respond to examples of legal action that may occur with families, residents, and staff.
At the completion of this session, participants will be able to:
1. Identify types of situations with families, residents, or staff that may result in lawsuits.
2. Recognize strategies on how to prevent a lawsuit.
3. List effective responses to legal action.
Appropriate for administrators, directors, owners, directors of nursing, and nurses in skilled nursing facilities and assisted living communities.
Abbie Widger, J.D., Johnson, Flodman, Guenzel, and Widger Law Firm
One hour of continuing education is available. Please defer to your licensing board or agency to ensure courses taken meet your license requirements.
Registration Fee……………………….. $55 per individual
(One hour of continuing education, live webinar, and on-demand recording included)