Risk Management Resources
for Training Directors
PRMS® is pleased to make various risk management resources available for use in residency training programs at no charge. Our extensive knowledge in managing psychiatric risk for more than 35 years of specialty-specific protection makes us a leader in proactive risk management for psychiatrists. Feel free to contact us with questions or for more information.
Our new online education and risk management portal where residents can access on-demand courses, review our risk management newsletters and articles, and much more.
Click here to access PRMS U.
On-Demand Mock Trial
Our acclaimed mock trial is now online, so your residents can learn more about suicide risk assessment and the litigation process.
Click here to access the mock trial.
We offer in-person educational programs on a wide variety of risk management topics. There is no charge for these presentations.
- PREP® (PRMS’ Psychiatric Residents’ Education Programs): Topics typically include the basics of medical malpractice insurance, psychiatrists’ two greatest liability risks (psychopharmacology and treating patients with suicidal behaviors), and current topics, such as EHRs and social media. However, other topics can be covered as requested. Click here to access our PREP flyer.
- Grand Rounds: We are available to provide educational programs on a variety of topics. Click here to access our program topic list.
To schedule an educational session, please contact Donna Vanderpool, MBA, JD, Director of Risk Management at Vanderpool@prms.com.
For more information, contact:
Donna Vanderpool, MBA, JD
Director, Risk Management
Professional Risk Management Services (PRMS)
4300 Wilson Boulevard, Suite 700
Arlington, VA 22203
ABOUT PRMS: Professional Risk Management Services (PRMS) manages the Psychiatrists’ Program, the professional liability insurance program for psychiatrists. We have insured psychiatrists since 1986 and have handled over 82,000 risk management issues. PRMS is also accredited, with commendation, by the ACCME to provide CME. PRMS is not a commercial interest.
Our in-house risk managers develop and deliver acclaimed CME seminars throughout the country. Find one near you!
For every referral,
we donate to
Refer colleagues to PRMS® and we will donate $50 to the mental health organization of your choice - regardless of whether a policy is purchased!