Risk Management Training and Events
CAP is committed to continually educating members on best practices to promote patient safety, reduce medical liability, and foster positive physician-patient relationships. Physician members and their staff can take advantage of myriad trainings and events that are led by experienced CAP Risk Management and Patient Safety Specialists – most of whom are RNs or JDs – or both.
CAP is accredited by the Institute for Medical Quality/California Medical Association (IMQ/CMA) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. CAP designate a maximum of two hours of AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ for this in-person program. See below for more information about each program.
CME Risk Management Program Schedule
The previously scheduled live programs have been postponed.
If you would like to take the online version of this program, please contact Alicia Alexander at 213-576-8503 or at aalexander@CAPphysicians.com.
The Cooperative of American Physicians is pleased to offer its newly revised and updated Risk Management Institute exclusively to CAP member practices at no cost. This essential online course is designed specifically for office staff and offers actionable lessons for reducing risk and strengthening patient safety protocols.
CAP’s new and improved Risk Management Institute provides six 20-minute training modules covering:
- Effective Medical Office Communication
- Informed Consent
- Medication Management
- Patient Education
- Tracking and Recall
- Medical Record Management
To take advantage of this free member benefit, please contact our Risk Management and Patient Safety Department at 800-252-7706, extension 8502, or at RiskManagement@CAPphysicians.com.
Staff Can Earn a $100 Incentive for Completing the Risk Management Institute
Staff members who enroll in the Risk Management Institute are eligible to earn a $100 gift certificate upon completion of all six training modules within a six-month timeframe. The practice must also complete a Virtual Practice Visit or have completed a Virtual Practice Visit within the last 36 months.
The Virtual Practice Visit is another no-cost benefit of your CAP membership. During the Virtual Practice Visit, a CAP Risk Management and Patient Safety Specialist will help you evaluate your existing office protocols, recommend operational enhancements, and avoid common scenarios that can put you at risk of a medical malpractice lawsuit. Visit www.CAPphysicians.com/practicesurvey to schedule your Virtual Practice Visit.
CAP Speakers Bureau is a compilation of CAP experts and thought leaders in medical risk management, practice management, legal, and public affairs. CAP’s highly qualified speakers have a wealth of knowledge and experience to share with members, medical societies, and practices to help reduce risk and increase the quality of patient care.
Visit the CAP Speakers Bureau for a list of available topics or to request a presentation at your location.
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, all live events and presentations have been cancelled. We will let our members know when this changes.
See below for a list of upcoming virtual events. To view our available webcasts, please visit the links below: