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 advisors and Avant Law solicitors.
In this latest edition of Connect magazine, our experts share insights on member cases and best practice information to help doctors manage challenging medico-legal situations they may face in practice.
Articles in this issue look at helping patients understand why a complication has occurred, reviewing restraint clauses in employment contracts, good record keeping practices and more.
We also speak with paediatric cardiologist and Avant member, Dr Bo Reményi, about how she is empowering remote communities in the Northern Territory to address rheumatic heart disease.
From changes to the practitioners register to mandatory data breach reporting, we look at key legislative changes and events that have impacted the practice of medicine in 2018.