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Heroes Stricken in the Line of Duty at Dallas Hospital
Two nurses exposed to the Ebola virus in Dallas should not be scolded, as the CDC has done, but praised for their dedicated service to the public.
How to Avoid EHR Gaps Seen in the Ebola Crisis
An EHR work flow gap may be to blame for delayed treatment of a Liberian suffering from Ebola in the U.S. Here's how we can avoid such problems in the future.
Cybersecurity Guidance Applies to BA Data Breaches
Confidentiality, integrity, and encryption are all items that need to be addressed within a medical practice's data security policy for business associates.
Liability Checklist: Buying a Medical Practice
Physicians who buy a medical practice assume a large spectrum of risk beyond their personal medical malpractice liability.
Ebola Misdiagnosis Raises Liability Concerns
The misdiagnosis of the Dallas Ebola patient who recently died raises several liability issues for physicians.
Liability Issues for Sellers of Medical Practices
Selling a medical practice involves vital planning issues beyond the sales transaction. Liability and risk management planning should be part of every financial plan for sellers.
Reduce Malpractice Risks: Infectious Diseases
The first imported case of Ebola diagnosed in the U.S. underscores the need for practices to actively address risks associated with infectious diseases.
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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