Risk Management

9 tips for responding to medical board complaints

November 18, 2019

A medical board complaint can be just as serious as a malpractice lawsuit. A defense attorney advises on how to respond to medical board complaints, and we list some common mistakes physicians must avoid.

Ignore a civil investigative demand at your own peril

November 07, 2019

Follow these steps if you receive a CID.

Managing the risks of telemedicine

November 05, 2019

Five considerations for physician practices

Your EHR can save you from malpractice litigation

October 30, 2019

Wise and careful use of electronic records can save the day in case of malpractice suits

Halloween: The Lawsuit Dressed as a Holiday

October 22, 2019

Halloween starts the office holiday party season, when employment lawsuits against medical practices can spike.

Government agencies issue additional warnings about connected medical devices and Select communication software

October 09, 2019

Medical device and communication software continue to be an area of interest for federal government agencies.

Why physicians should be wary of the Travel Act

October 08, 2019

Prosecutors have gotten aggressive in their use of the Travel Act to pursue physicians and other providers for fraud, including those paid by private insurers.

A 3-step plan to protect your practice against cybersecurity attacks

September 28, 2019

Medical practices of all sizes need to pay attention to cybersecurity, but it’s not a one-size-fits-all scenario.

5 ways to better manage medical device risk

September 27, 2019

Your practice is at risk from the devices right at your very fingertips. Learn how to secure the technology you use to keep your patients healthy.