EMS Mock Trial for Improved Report Writing [2032]
Date: Friday, March 9, 2018
Time: 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Location: Greater Columbus Convention Center
Room: C150

   Lawrence Bennett, Attorney, Katzman, Logan, Halper & Bennett

Track: Emergency Preparedness and Response
Session Type: Educational Session
Skill Level: Basic

The presenter reviews lessons learned from an actual case that resulted in a settlement of $1.2 million. He discusses the importance of proper EMS documentation and the Ohio Revised Code (ORC) provisions on EMS liability for willful or wanton misconduct.

Learning Objectives:
Explain how to improve EMS documentation by reviewing actual EMS Run Reports and affidavits of eye witnesses
Identify key legal principles reviewed by the Ohio Court of Appeals for Franklin Feb. 11, 2016 decision
Summarize ORC provisions on EMS liability for willfull or wanton misconduct, ORC 4765.49

CEU Hours:  
  IACET: 0.1
  HRCI: 1.5
  EMS: 1.8
  BWC Discount Programs: 1

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