Avoid Medical Malpractice

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Medical Malpractice: Don't Get Tripped Up With These EHR Errors

A simple typo could still put you at risk of a negligence lawsuit.

Posted 06/02/16 | 2 comments

Medical Malpractice: In an Adverse Event, Honesty Is the Best Policy

Open communication is the key to avoiding liability claims.

Posted 05/06/16 | Frank A. Jones | Post a comment

Medical Malpractice: How to Avoid Product Liability Lawsuits

Your facility may be on the hook for defective drugs and devices.

Posted 04/06/16 | Alex Stein, PhD | Post a comment

Medical Malpractice: Beware the Risks of Secondhand Equipment

Used capital equipment isn't always such a bargain.

Posted 02/10/16 | Frank A. Jones | Post a comment

Medical Malpractice: Talking Your Way Out of a Lawsuit

It's simple -- patients don't sue providers they like.

Posted 01/11/16 | Thomas Fleeter, MD | Post a comment

Medical Malpractice: Could Your Front Desk Get You Sued?

Be careful who's dispensing advice to patients.

Posted 11/03/15 | Alex Stein, PhD | 4 comments

Medical Malpractice: Lessons From the Insulting Anesthesiologist

She was caught on a smartphone mocking her sedated patient.

Posted 09/03/15 | William Landess | 3 comments

Medical Malpractice:EMRs Can Be Your Friend or Foe in a Lawsuit

Electronic medical records can trip you up in court.

Posted 07/09/15 | Paul P. Molinaro, MD, JD | 4 comments

Medical Malpractice: Cleared for Surgery?

You should have a clear protocol for obtaining medical clearances.

Posted 06/04/15 | Leon Aussprung, MD, JD, LL.M | 5 comments

Medical Malpractice: Learning From a Fatal Medication Error

Prevent a medication mix-up at your facility through careful inspection.

Posted 05/13/15 | Karen Wright, RN, BSN, ARM, CPHRM | Post a comment