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Why the New Compounding Pharmacy Law Matters to Physicians
The Drug Quality and Security Act is important to physicians, both as prescribers and as passive investors in compounding pharmacies.
Enterprise Risk Management and Your Medical Practice
Experts on enterprise risk management and your medical practice, the changing dynamic of risk, and the effect on human capital.
Texting Patient Information: Risks and Strategies for Physicians
Text messages between medical practices and patients are a great way to violate HIPAA — unless you take very specific precautions.
Is Cyber Insurance a Good or Bad Investment?
Recent reports of cyber attacks involving patients' medical records have physicians wondering whether cyber insurance is a smart idea to protect their practices.
What Medical Practices Need to Know about Whistle-blowing Lawsuits
Medical practices need to understand how whistle-blower lawsuits work and how the government decides which cases to pursue.
Selecting a Locum Tenens Agency: Three Considerations for Practices
Make sure the locum tenens staffing company your medical practice is considering provides these three services.
More High-deductible Health Plans Could Pose Ethical, Legal Problems
Physicians need to talk with advisers about the new ethical and business dilemmas that will be posed by high-deductible insurance plans.
Making Your Medical Practice Safe for Patients and Staff
Michael O'Connell of Marymount Hospital in Ohio discusses key steps your medical practice can take to ensure a safe environment for patients and staff.
ACOs and Liability Risks for Physicians
In this podcast, Jeff Brunken, president of physician insurer MGIS, shares important ACO-related liability issues physicians face.
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