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Illinois Health and Hospital Association Presents How to Respond to Regulator’s Requests for PSWP – Part 2 - June 16, 2020

Healthcare organizations face complications when regulators demand Patient Safety Work Product or PSWP.  Michael R. Callahan, BA, JD, Of Counsel, Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP, will be sharing his insights on Patient Safety Activities, peer review and how to respond to regulator requests. Michael will talk about developing a strong Patient Safety Evaluation System Policy (PSES,) defining patient safety activities and creating authorization forms for disclosure.
Whether you are a member of a patient safety organization (PSO) or not, it is important to understand the nuances of what is protected how to properly process regulator requests.
 
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IHA Presents Basic Law Protections for Healthcare Organizations & COVID 19 Update Part 1 – April 21, 2020

The Midwest Alliance for Patient Safety PSO is conducting a webinar series in partnership with the Illinois Health and Hospital Association to provide education to legal teams engaged in patient safety law. Whether you are a member of a patient safety organization (PSO) or not, it is important to understand the nuances of what is protected under the Illinois Medical Studies Act versus federal protections under a PSO. The content will be focusing on educating both in-house and external legal counsel. 

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For more information on joining MAPS or learning about PSO benefits, contact Carrie Pinasco, Senior Director, Quality, Safety and Health Policy at IHA and MAPS.

Take advantage of learning the latest on national cases and Illinois verdicts from nationally known PSO attorney, Michael R. Callahan.  Michael presented learnings in a 2-part webinar series for Midwest Alliance for Patient Safety and the Illinois Association of Healthcare Attorneys in April and June.  

Subject Matter Expert: Michael R. Callahan, BA, JD, Of Counsel, Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP