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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

A social media policy is critical for all medical practices. Here are three key items that every policy should include.

Opiate prescribing can be a high risk activity for doctors if compliance measures aren't implemented. This risk is magnified when dealing with celebrities.

The holiday season presents recurring non-malpractice risks for doctors and their practices that can have serious legal consequences.

Although healthcare is riddled with potential legal issues, there are several key laws that every physician should understand. Here are four of them.

State HIPAA laws typically work in tandem with federal rulings. And, in the case of legal action, related state statutes are found to apply.

Five recommendations to help ensure your medical practice has clear, consistent staff benefit and compensation policies that comply with state law.

The confidentiality and integrity of protected health information should be a primary goal for all who handle it.

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