A fund that lets you choose your provider, the level of cover that suits you, and supports the medical community as a whole.
At Avant we recognise that your practice entity has separate risks and exposures.
1. Introductory interview
2. Observation during surgery
The assessors observe the anaesthetist’s endoscopy list and consider:
3. Interviews with staff
The assessors interview the Practice Manager, one scrub nurse, two recovery anaesthesia nurses, one
gastrointestinal surgeon and one gastroenterologist. Staff acknowledge a change in the anaesthetist’s performance over the past 12 months, specifically:
4. General interview
This is a continuation of the introductory interview. The anaesthetist is questioned on:
If the anaesthetist is found to have performed satisfactorily, the Performance Committee may decide that no further action is required.
However, if found to have performed unsatisfactorily, several recommendations could be made to help bolster performance deficiencies such as:
Any orders made by the Panel will be monitored by the Council afterwards.