Legal & Regulatory

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Is Medical Direction of CRNAs a Reimbursement Scheme or Safer for Patients?

A point-counterpoint between a nurse anesthetist and an anesthesiologist.

Posted 01/09/17 | John F. Dombrowski, MD, PC; Jay Horowitz, CRNA | 16 comments

Trial to Begin for Pharmacist Linked to Deadly Fungal Meningitis Outbreak

Opening arguments set for Monday in trial of Barry Cadden, the owner of the New England Compounding Center.

Posted 01/05/17 | Post a comment

FDA: Battery-Powered Mobile Medical Carts Could Be a Fire Hazard

The agency has received reports of explosions, fires, smoking and overheating related to lithium batteries.

Posted 01/04/17 | Post a comment

Trendelenburg Patient's Fall Leads to Long Legal Battle

Surveillance video contradicts patient's claims, limits damage.

Posted 12/30/16 | 1 comment

Senate Finance Committee Takes Aim at Concurrent and Overlapping Surgeries

The first would be prohibited, the second more tightly regulated.

Posted 12/08/16 | 2 comments

Bill Promotes Pricing Transparency and Protects Physicians From EHR Penalties

The Senate is expected to vote on the 21st Century Cures Act early next week.

Posted 12/01/16 | Post a comment

Tech Triumphs in Lawsuit Over Years of Unwanted Advances

Oregon neurosurgeon has history of harassing behavior.

Posted 10/07/16 | Post a comment

Doc No Longer Facing Drug-Theft Charges, But Hospital That Accused Him in Hot Water

Effort to catch alleged drug thief compromised the privacy of hundreds of women.

Posted 09/27/16 | Post a comment

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