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Four Ways to Reduce Malpractice Risk

Providing excellent clinical care can reduce the likelihood of a lawsuit, but the clinical side is not the only area to focus on.

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If you can't ignore a bad online patient review and are considering a defamation suit vs. a patient, here are three things to consider first.

PAs have always taken a team approach to medicine. That focus is applicable to policy issues as well as clinical ones.

The activities of a few bad physicians in the healthcare industry will continue to make the business of healthcare an overly regulated one.

Step up HIPAA compliance by identifying what's getting other practices into trouble, and taking steps to avoid making the same mistakes.

Done incorrectly, big year-end bonuses can result in big trouble, as seen in the case of one Illinois physician.

More malpractice cases relating to physicians' EHR use are occurring. Here's what to do to ensure such a problem does not happen to you.

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If you have federal health plan patient, you need to pay careful attention to the rules of the Stark Law and the federal Anti-Kickback Statute.

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