Ruanne Brell

Ruanne Brell

Ms Brell is a senior solicitor, Medicolegal Advisory Service, at Avant.

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Generally, an apology is important after any adverse event because it helps to repair a relationship that has been damaged,…
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It’s something GPs regularly hear, especially in the age of telehealth: “Sorry, doctor, I’m really not taking any of this in…
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You’ve finished all your appointments for the morning, and while looking over test results from the lab, you see there’s a…
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In recording the complexities of a patient’s life, mistakes happen. Patients may ask for sensitive information not to be…
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The doctor on the other end of the phone says, “But, what if the patient insists?” It’s a common response when we suggest a…
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When does a review become a testimonial and how can you make sure your websites don’t land you in hot water? Avant…
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SMART PRACTICE Medicolegal experts Ruanne Brell and Dr Penny Browne spell out the issues at play. The question of whether…
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