Recorded Series: Managing Risk When Administering the COVID-19 Vaccine
The U.S. COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution Plan rollout of both the Pfizer-BioNTech and Moderna vaccines has begun and other vaccine candidates are entering their final phases of testing. Along with hospitals, health centers have been identified as key players in the successful distribution of vaccines across the country. Health center staff members are getting vaccinated, and on an almost daily basis, health centers are reacting to new information about their role in distribution going forward.
As more and more vaccine becomes available to distribute across the health center network, health centers must evaluate the risk management considerations associated with COVID-19 vaccination of both staff and patients. In this interactive two-part webinar series, we will explore legal and compliance considerations associated with the COVID-19 vaccine and how health centers can establish their own distribution plans while mitigating the relevant risks associated with vaccinating staff and patients.
Please note: This webinar series is offered at a discounted price of $198 for all Health Center Compliance Premium Plan Subscribers. For more information on our Premium Plan, click here or Contact Us.
- Health Center Clinical Staff
- Risk Managers
- Compliance Officers
- CEOs, COOs, CMOs
- Clinical Staff
- Human Resources Managers and Staff
After these webinars, you will be better able to:
- Discuss emerging risks related to the COVID-19 vaccination during your organization's COVID-19 response
- Evaluate employment law considerations related to decisions to require the vaccine when staff are reluctant to receive the vaccine and or plan to refuse the vaccine
- Evaluate risk management considerations in providing the vaccine to patients, including patient education and the use of informed consents
- Identify strategies to limit malpractice and employment-related risk for your health center providers when providing COVID-19 vaccines
A Partner in the firm’s health law practice group, Molly advises health centers on the management of clinical, employment and workforce-related risks, with a particular focus on professional liability, Federal Tort Claims Act, and HIPAA matters. From her experience as both a private attorney and in-house counsel, Molly knows the importance of managing liability and risk issues in mission-driven organizations. [Full Bio]
As Partner and Compliance Counsel with the firm’s health law practice group, Dianne advises health centers on implementing effective compliance programs and on addressing top compliance risk areas. Dianne counsels health centers and other organizations on developing compliance programs that include the OIG’s seven elements, respond to identified compliance risk areas, and reflect the organization’s culture. Dianne also advises health centers and other organizations on patient privacy and confidentiality, including the HIPAA Privacy Rule and 42 CFR Part 2. She has experience responding to privacy and security incidents, including determining whether there has been a breach, notifying patients and the government, and creating corrective action plans. [Full Bio]
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