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Dietetic Internship Liability Insurance Requirements (6.15)

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6.15

POLICY & PROCEDURE





Effective Date:


Administrative Manual
 Nursing Manual
 Other UWHC Dietetic Internship

Policy #: 6.15


 Original
 Revision

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Title: Dietetic Internship Liability Insurance
requirements


I. PURPOSE
To establish the liability insurance requirements for Dietetic Interns.

II. POLICY
Dietetics interns, working within the role of the program, are covered by the State of Wisconsin
Self-Funded Liability Program while acting within the scope of their duties.

III. PROCEDURE
A. Follow procedures as outlined in reference, Liability Protection for Health
Professionals at UW Hospital and Clinics.

IV. REFERENCES
Liability Protection for Health Professionals, UW Health
Authority and the University of Wisconsin-Madison

UW Health Risk Management on U-Connect

V. COORDINATION
Dietetic Interns
Dietetic Internship Program Manager
Clinical Nutrition Services Director
UW health Risk Management

SIGNED BY:

Cassandra Vanderwall, MS, RD, CDE, CPT
Program Manager, Dietetic Internship Program

Megan Waltz, MS, RD
Director, Culinary and Clinical Nutrition Services
Director, Dietetic Internship Program

Susan Rees, DNP, RN, CPHQ, CENP
VP Dec, Nursing and Patient Care Services