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Piedmont Liability Trust serves primarily as your legal counsel for all matters related to patient care while also providing administrative and financial services to Trust Covered Persons.

  • Legal advice about a patient care  issue.
  • Receipt of legal documents such as a  “Complaint,” “Subpoena,” or other  court papers.
  • Notice of Investigation from the  Department of Health Professions.
  • Assistance responding to patient  grievances.
  • Questions about scope of your liability coverage

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Lecture & Orientations

ORIENTATION FOR NEW CLINICIANS March 5, 2018 | 12:00pm - TIME: 12:00-1:00 p.m. LOCATION: Pinn Hall G1 & G2
TRUST LECTURE SERIES March 20, 2018 | 12:00pm - TOPIC: “Perils of Prescribing Pain Pills: Opioid Risk Management” SPEAKERS: Bruce D. Gehle, JD, PLT Chief Operating Officer Judy Fortineux, PLT Risk Manager and Chief of Staff TIME: Tuesday, March 20, 2018, 12:00-1:00 p.m..    LOCATION:    ORANGE, University Physician Group, 661 University Lane, Main Conf Room
TRUST LECTURE SERIES April 20, 2018 | 12:00pm - TOPIC: “Boundary Issues:  Liabilities and Risks When Your Patient Is In Another State” SPEAKERS: Rebecca W. West, JD, PLT Chief Executive Officer Bruce D. Gehle, JD, PLT Chief Operating Officer TIME:  Friday, April 20, 2018, 12:00-1:00 p.m.    LOCATION:    400 Ray C. Hunt Dr., Orthopedic Conf Room, Suite 350

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PLT Blog

Plaintiff’s Expert Changes Opinion and Gets Sued - The physician expert witness is one of the most important individuals in a medical malpractice case. Medical malpractice experts are retained to provide opinions on two essential elements of medical negligence (1) standard of care and (2) causation. The attorney orchestrates the case from beginning to end, but the expert has the responsibility of educating... View Article

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