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Medical Risk Management CME (MedRisk) Risk Management CME MedRisk
Posted by...Bernard Sklar, MD. 
CME Credit Hours...1.0 to 10.0 per program 
(Over 50 courses offering a total of more than 214 hours).
CME Credits Awarded by....Medical Risk Management, Inc.
Cost for Credit....$15 per credit.
Instruct. Type....Text-Only.
Target Audience...Risk Management (all providers who need CME in risk management, patient safety and medical error prevention).
Educational material continually updated.
Medical Risk Management CME (MedRisk) provides online CME focusing on risk management, patient safety and medical error prevention. MedRisk offers over 50 courses for physicians, dentists and nurses. Representative topics include preventing medical errors; avoiding "never" events; avoiding medical systems failures; low health literacy; cultural competency; medical ethics;  electronic medicine; documentation; failure to diagnose; failure to diagnose cancer; managing disruptive physician behavior; working with difficult patients; Informed consent; and root cause analysis. 
Specialty-specific courses are available in these areas: 
AnesthesiologyChild and Adolescent Psychiatry; Emergency Medicine; Hospital MedicineNeurology; Obstetrics/Gynecology; Ophthalmology; Oral Surgery; Orthopedics; Pathology; Pain Management; PediatricsPsychiatry; Radiology; and Surgery. Courses meet most states' requirements for licensure as well as many malpractice insurers' requirements for premium discounts. Hardcopy versions are available for those who don't want to take CME online.