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Webinars



​​NSO's webinars are open to all nursing professionals to learn about risk exposures they might face in their daily practice. Our free web-based-seminars feature presentations made by industry leaders in the insurance and healthcare fields.

Selected topics are designed to help you manage your risks so that you can reduce your exposure to potential professional liability claims. On this page you will also find recording of past broadcasts. Listen, learn and enjoy! 


 

Webinars

Test Your Liability IQ: Top Reasons Nurses Get Sued
When: Thursday, May 11, 2017
Time: 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. Eastern Time
Overview: This webinar will explore indemnity and expense payments for professional liability claims on behalf of nurses, RN, LPN and LVNs, insured under the CNA/NSO program during the most recent five-year period, 2011-2015. This program will describe top allegations made against nurses in malpractice lawsuits as well as patient injuries and outcomes. Using this information, nurses can examine their own current practices in relation to the allegations of malpractice claims and losses experienced by their peers. Selected claims asserted against nurses will be discussed.

For more information, click here. To register, click here.
Continuing education credit available for only those who attended the live event.



Archived Webinars

Test Your Liability IQ: Top Reasons NPs Get Sued
When: Thursday, November 17, 2016
Time: 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. Eastern Time
Overview: This webinar will explore CNA’s database of nurse practitioner closed professional liability claims to identify liability patterns and trends. By highlighting closed nurse practitioner events that resulted in financial loss or expenses, we highlight the types of situations most likely to have serious adverse consequents for patients and create liability exposures for nurse practitioners. Using this information, nurse practitioners can examine their own current practices in relation to the allegations of malpractice in relation to claims and losses experienced by their peers.

To listen this archived webinar, click here.
Continuing education credit available for only those who attended the live event

 

Nurse Professional Liability Exposures: 2015 Claim Report
When: Thursday, February 25, 2016
Time: 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. Eastern Time
Overview: This webinar will explore indemnity and expense payments for professional liability claims on behalf of nurses, RN, LPN and LVNs, insured under the CNA/NSO program during the most recent five-year period, 2010-2014. This program will describe top allegations made against nurses in malpractice lawsuits as well as patient injuries and outcomes. Where available, comparison data between the new report and the previous five years will be discussed. Using this information, nurses can examine their own current practices in relation to the allegations of malpractice in relation to claims and losses experienced by their peers. Selected claims asserted against nurses will be discussed.  

To listen this archived webinar, click here​.
Continuing education credit available for only those who attended the live event

 

NSO's Nurse Liability Update Webinar
When: Thursday, March 26, 2015
Time: 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. Eastern Time
Overview: NSO's webinar will explore indemnity and expenses for professional liability claims on​ behalf of nurses insured under the CNA/NSO program during a five-year period. This program will describe top allegations made against nurses in malpractice lawsuits as well as patient injuries and outcomes. Using this information, nurses can examine their own current practices in relation to the allegations of malpractice in relation to claims and losses experienced by their peers. Selected claims asserted against nurses will be discussed. Click here to register today!  

To listen this archived webinar, click here.
Continuing education credit available for only those who attended the live event

 

Nurse Practitioner Liability Update: A Three-part Approach
When: Thursday, February 27, 2014 
Time: 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. Eastern Time 
Overview:  NSO will share selected results from NSO/CNA's 5-year study of professional liability and license protection claims found in, Nurse Practitioner 2012 Liability Update: A Three Part Approach.  

Did you know that... 

More than $44 million was paid in indemnity and expenses for professional liability claims on behalf of nurse practitioners insured under the CNA/NSO program during a five-year period? And the average cost to defend license protection defense complaints made against a nurse practitioner to the licensing board was $4,441? These findings were reported in the CNA/NSO claim study, "Nurse Practitioner 2012 Liability Update, a Three-part Approach."  

To listen this archived webinar, click here.
Continuing education credit available for only those who attended the live event

 

Nurse Practitioner Liability Update and Social Media Cautions
When: Tuesday, November 18, 2014 
Time: 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. Eastern Time 
Overview:  This webinar will explore selected results from 5-years of NSO/CNA claim data, examine two actual malpractice claims against nurse practitioners, as well as discuss the potential pitfalls of social media.

We will review the top allegations and injuries associated with nurse practitioner professional liability claims under the NSO/CNA Professional Liability Insurance program. The presenters will then discuss inappropriate social media postings that could be reported to the Board of Nursing and result in disciplinary action with strategies to mitigate social media risks.  

Learning Objectives:

  • Identify the types of allegations, patient injuries and other key elements of malpractice claims asserted against nurse practitioners 
  • Identify risk control strategies that can help reduce patient injuries and professional liability exposures 
  • List three ways that inappropriate social media postings could result in disciplinary action, malpractice, or other claims against a nurse/practitioner 
  • State three ways tips to use to mitigate liability associated with social media postings. 

To listen this archived webinar, click here.​​​
Continuing education credit available for only those who attended the live event​​​​​

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