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Physician Compensation: How Medicare Reporting May Create Risk
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.
The Heartbleed Bug and your Medical Practice
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.
Make Sure Mobile Medical Apps Are HIPAA Compliant
Practices must consider the security of more than just mobile devices. Medical apps can jeopardize patient data if they are not encrypted.
What Physicians Need to Know About Fraud and Abuse Prevention Updates
A new report released by the OIG identifies areas of improvement for fraud and abuse prevention and Medicare billing integrity.
Documenting Property Damage Claims at Your Medical Practice
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.
HIPAA Business Associates and the Risk of Data Security Breaches
The case against LabMD illustrates the dangers of using an unsecure network to share patients' protected health information.
Documentation Tactics that Help Physicians Win Malpractice Lawsuits
Physicians that practice smart documentation will be in a better situation to defend their actions if a malpractice lawsuit arises.
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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