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Get HIPAA Compliant

Healthcare attorneys Ericka L. Adler and Rachel V. Rose provide insight on the HIPAA rules facing your medical practice and five strategies to stay compliant in this webinar, presented March 18, 2014, sponsored by Acentec.

You can also download a PDF of their presentation, offering guidance on everything from use of smartphones and BYOD devices at your practice to who is and who isn't a "business associate" under HIPAA law. Click here.

Law & Malpractice

It's no secret that the United States is facing a serious physician shortage. But how far should we go to ensure adequate access to patient care?

Carrying and using a weapon for self defense while in a professional environment can bring grave consequences; both for physicians and their institutions. Be aware of legal provisions in your state.

From texting to Facebook messages, communicating with patients electronically has always raised legal questions. Here are the answers to keep your practice safe.

A tax and business formation lawyer shares the legal risks physicians must consider prior to investing in or working for ancillary service providers.

By helping patients and their families design a life care plan, physicians can help them to navigate the complexities of a catastrophic or serious injury.

Physicians who maintain financial arrangements with laboratories to which they refer should be aware of a new special fraud alert.

Many physicians travel and volunteer their services. However, if you plan to deduct your volunteer-related expenses, there are rules that you should know about.

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