The Dental Protection Australia podcast channel discusses the key and current dentolegal risks and issues affecting dental practitioners across Australia. The Dental Protection advisory team provide helpful advice and guidance on how to steer clear of dentolegal risks, assisting you to provide safe and high quality dental care for your patients. RiskBites provides short, bite sized guidance for some of the issues impacting the profession right now.
RiskBites: Burnout - using your third space wisely
In this episode of RiskBites, Dr Kiran Keshwara and Dr Annalene Weston explore burnout, and provide guidance about how you can develop ‘third space’ strategies to build resilience and manage burnout.
RiskBites: Hiring for Success
We define success as the achievement of your objectives. The Dental Advisory Team discuss how to hire for success and surround yourself with good people.
RiskBites: Risk Management for the Whole Team
This episode of RiskBites provides risk management advice for minimising patient dissatisfaction. When you consider that patients can spend around 50% of their contact time with staff members, there is a lot you can do to reduce your risk of causing patient dissatisfaction.
RiskBites: Human factors in error
To err is human, yet human error impacts the treatment outcomes for patients with as many of 12% of patients who attend hospital suffering an adverse outcome as a result of error¹.
This episode of RiskBites discusses if we should accept this as ‘just how it goes’ or can we take steps to positively influence our error rate?
¹ Panagioti M et al, Prevalence, severity, and nature of preventable patient harm across medical care settings: systemic review and meta-analysis, BMJ 2019; 366:4185
RiskBites: Getting to sleep during COVID-19
This guest episode of RiskBites explores sleep and insomnia for healthcare practitioners during COVID-19. Dr Pallavi Bradshaw, Medicolegal Lead of Risk Prevention at Dental Protection, talks to Dr David O’Regan, Consultant Psychiatrist and Sleep Specialist at the Sleep Disorders Centre at Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospital.
RiskBites: Practical Data Protection
Almost every interaction we have with another individual or organisation involves some form of technology, which leaves a digital footprint. This episode of RiskBites explores our obligations as health care providers to protect the integrity of our patients’ data.
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Love this, top effort!
Great job with the podcast, useful and packed with practical tips for practice