Risk Management

Risk Management

Physicians are now potential targets for fraud and abuse inquiries. Here are a few simple things your practice can do to protect itself from unwanted litigation.

Chances are you've heard about the Heartbleed Bug, but you may not realize the threats to your medical practice. Here's what you need to know.

Practices must consider the security of more than just mobile devices. Medical apps can jeopardize patient data if they are not encrypted.

A new report released by the OIG identifies areas of improvement for fraud and abuse prevention and Medicare billing integrity.

Address any damage to your property as soon as it occurs; and don't hesitate to make sure the insurance adjustor dots his i's and crosses his t's.

The case against LabMD illustrates the dangers of using an unsecure network to share patients' protected health information.

Physicians that practice smart documentation will be in a better situation to defend their actions if a malpractice lawsuit arises.


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