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In 2020, as a health care organization or advisor, you are under increased pressure and scrutiny. Ensuring you understand your legal responsibilities and being able to effectively reduce and manage your legal risk has never been more critical. Now in its 10th year, OsgoodePD’s Certificate in Clinical Risk, Negligence and Claims Management in Health Care, has been specifically developed for health care professionals and their advisors to respond to these challenges

  • Managing a Healthcare pandemic: risks, best practices, litigation fallout
  • Understanding key patient safety concepts
  • Linking patient safety, risk management and the role of the risk manager
  • Conducting post-incident investigations
  • Dealing with adverse events including how to effectively work with the media
  • Defence best practices, mitigation strategies, importance of documentation, tips & tools on evidence preservation
  • The impact of being sued: dealing with the pressure of litigation
  • Healthcare risk: a view from the Bench


Program Director

  • Michael B. Fraleigh, Partner, Fogler Rubinoff LLP

Group Discounts and Financial Assistance

For boardroom and multi-purchase rates, please email us.
OsgoodePD offers group rates and financial assistance for both on-site and webcast formats. Please note these are only available when registering for members of the same organization, at the same time, and payment is made with one invoice.


After your purchase is complete, the course will appear in the Order History of your OsgoodePD account with a link to "Take Online Course". Once you click "Take Online Course" you will be forwarded to the Moodle page with the materials link. The program video link with be unlocked on the day of the program. You will have access to the video for 90 days.

Program Changes

We will make every effort to present the program as advertised, but it may be necessary to change the dates, location, speakers or content with little or no notice. In the event of program cancellation, York University and Osgoode Hall Law School’s liability is limited to reimbursement of paid fees.

Cancellations, Substitutions and Refunds

Substitution of registrants is permitted at any time. If you are unable to find a substitute, a full refund is available if a cancellation request is received in writing 14 days prior to the program date. If a cancellation request is made with less than 14 days notice, a $75 administration fee will apply. No other refund is available.


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Technical Support

In the event you experience technical difficulties, please contact opdsupport@osgoode.yorku.ca for assistance.

Program Details

Date & Time

December 1, 8, 15, 2020 & January 19, 26, 2021
9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. EDT


Live - Online

Fee per Delegate

$3,395 + HST

Newly Licensed (2017-Present): $1,697.50 + HST

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Eligible CPD Credit Hours


Who Should Attend

  • Quality leaders
  • Compliance officers from health care institutions
  • Health care risk managers · Patient safety representatives
  • Health care organization CEOs and senior staff
  • Professional association and licensing body representatives
  • Health care professionals from all disciplines
  • Lawyers practicing health law (both in-house and from private practice)
  • Medical directors of health care organizations and government agencies
  • Heath insurance industry professionals
  • Ethicists
  • Government and public policy advisors

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