Emerging Technologies, Emerging Risks: Legal Considerations in Utilizing New Technology in the Orthodontic Office

Date: December 2, 2021

Time: 07:30PM - 08:45PM

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Dr. Eric Ploumis presents on Emerging Technologies, Emerging Risks: Legal Considerations in Utilizing New Technology in the Orthodontic Office (1.25 CE).  This lecture will explore some of the liability issues that accompany utilizing new technologies in your office and the steps you need to take to reduce those risks to a tolerable level.

The session is designed make orthodontists and orthodontic staff members aware of the legal issues emerging technology can present in the orthodontic office. 

Learning Objectives: 

  • Understand how to evaluate some of the risks that go along with embracing emerging technology.
  • Learn how to evaluate the “standard of care” as it relates to new technology.
  • Understand what type of informed consent is required when using new technology.
  • Gain the knowledge to reduce the accompanying risk to an acceptable level.

Length of Session:
Each session consisting of lecture and audience questions will last 75 minutes.

This session is complimentary for all AAO members.

Continuing Education:
Each participant who completes the Webinar will earn 1.25 CE credit.

Continuing Education Disclaimer:
This Continuing Education Program provides attendees with a relevant and rewarding continuing education experience. However, neither the content of a course nor the use of specific products in any program should be construed as indicating endorsement or approval of the views presented or the products used by the AAO or by any of the respective subsidiaries. Speakers are required to disclose to participants any financial, commercial or promotional interest in a product or company that may influence their presentations; however, the AAO shall not be liable for a speaker’s failure to disclose such interest.

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