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Supplementary Course: Medical Director/AOA Role & Responsibilites

June 3 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm EDT

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This Supplementary Course will introduce Nurse Practitioners and Medical Doctors to an evidence and practice-based didactic understanding of the Medical Director/AOA Role and Responsibilities in the field of medical aesthetics. Medical Directors are also referred to as Authorizers with Ordering Authority.  Medical Director/AOA will be used in this course.

This 3-hour course will outline the constructive planning needed to ensure a standardized and collaborative team approach to treatments while also minimizing inaccuracies, discrepancies and mistakes. Participants will also discuss how authorized injectors (or delegates) must be accountable and show knowledge, skill and judgement to perform delegated acts. Instruction will also ensure that medical directives follow the highest standards of professional and regulatory responsibilities.

Instructional Sections

  1. Professional Colleges: Expectation and Responsibility
  2. The Role of Medical Director/AOA in Medical Aesthetics
  3. Guiding Principles to Clinical Directorship Collaboration
  4. Developmental Materials for Medical Directives
  5. Responsibility of Delegates under Medical Directives
  6. Practice Implementation Responsibilities
  7. Barriers and Issues Pertaining to the Role
Blog: THMA Consulting’s Medical Director Course Closes Knowledge Gap

A Medical Director/AOA is mandatory to a medical aesthetics clinic when there are RNs or RPNs working within their scope of practice.  Medical Directors/AOAs must be fully trained by a third-party training company to acquire the regulatory knowledge, skill and judgement to meet requirements for proficiency in patient safety and ethical care. Medical Directors/AOAs should take the role extremely serious and consider the value of their license when assuming directorships.

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June 3
10:00 am - 1:00 pm


Total Health Medical Aesthetics
8179 Yonge Street
Thornhill, Ontario L3T2C6 Canada
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Tracey Hotta