Avant offers a range of print and digital publications containing insights gained from our members’ experiences through Avant Law, our Medico-legal Advisory Service and claims team. Avant medical and legal experts provide key learnings to help you manage risk.
Avant's biannual member magazine, Connect, explores topics relevant to medical practitioners using insights from our claims managers, medical advisers and Avant Law solicitors.
In the latest issue of Connect, our magazine for Avant members, we focus on how effective communication with patients can help avoid issues when managing unrealistic expectations or requests you can’t meet.
Our cover story profiles a GP member talking about the positive impacts that digital health solutions are starting to have in remote communities. We also cover three recent cases where doctors were under scrutiny for handling of the consent process, following up on a referral and decisions made based on a telehealth consultation.
2021 was another year of living with COVID-19, and saw the rollout of vaccines around the world. It was an eventful year for the medical profession, with key changes to regulation and healthcare provision.We take a look at the main issues that have impacted members this year, both professionally and personally.