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Risk Management for the Chiropractor

Dr. Todd Cielo DC, CCEP

Credit Hours: 2



This curriculum covers ethics from a Physician office scenario regarding patient intake forms, consent to treat and implied consent. Topics such as sexual harassment will be covered in the doctor- patient contact standpoint. Risk management will be covered through actual office scenarios regarding radiographs, MRI imaging, adjustment contraindications, second opinion referrals to other doctors. This course will help to reduce your risk exposure regarding paperwork, sexual harassment, malpractice case scenarios as well as how to make proper referrals regarding patient symptoms, and chiropractic contraindications. Finally it will help define standard of care in relation to SOAP notes and medical necessity in relation to referrals, SOAP notes,  and imaging.

Approved In The Following States

  • PACE
  • Life
  • Colorado
  • Connecticut
  • Florida

PACE Approved States

  • Alaska
  • District of Columbia
  • Idaho
  • Indiana
  • Iowa
  • Kansas
  • Maine
  • Maryland
  • Massachusetts
  • Missouri
  • Montana
  • Nebraska
  • Nevada
  • New Hampshire
  • New Jersey
  • North Carolina
  • North Dakota
  • Ohio
  • Oregon
  • Rhode Island
  • South Carolina
  • South Dakota
  • Tennessee
  • Utah
  • Vermont
  • Virginia
  • Washington
  • Wyoming

Life Approved States

  • Delaware
  • Illinois
PACE and Life Approved