Attorney Sued for Malpractice in Adoption Scam
A Kentucky couple sues Fayetteville lawyer Vaughn-Michael Cordes over adoption of a baby that never existed. (Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care)
Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care - March 11, 2019 Category: American Health Source Type: news

ABR faces lawsuit for alleged antitrust violations
The American Board of Radiology (ABR) is faced with charges for allegedly violating...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Mont. hospital pays $10M to settle radiology lawsuit Most malpractice suits resolved in radiologists' favor Allstate sues NY imaging centers over charges Patient denied MRI sues Ore. hospital for $7M Radiology antitrust trial begins in Kan. (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - March 1, 2019 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Malpractice Case: When Useful Prescriptions Can Become Dangerous Malpractice Case: When Useful Prescriptions Can Become Dangerous
Physicians can develop a false sense of security when a prescription successfully treats symptoms. But reliance for too long can create other problems, including liability.Cooperative of American Physicians (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - March 1, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Family Medicine/Primary Care Article Source Type: news

Scientific Paper on Private Equity Ownership in Dermatology is Removed from Peer-Reviewed Medical Journal ’s Website After Dermatologists Complain
The paper’s authors stand by their research and claim “requested corrections” were to protect reputations and not correct inaccuracies Private equity companies have invested in and acquired clinical laboratories and anatomic pathology groups for the past 25 years. It’s not unusual to find private equity firms buying other medical specialty practices as well. But questioning […] (Source: Dark Daily)
Source: Dark Daily - February 27, 2019 Category: Laboratory Medicine Authors: Jude Tags: Compliance, Legal, and Malpractice Laboratory Management and Operations Laboratory News Laboratory Operations Laboratory Pathology Laboratory Testing Source Type: news

Kenya: Revealed - The Big Malpractice Trouble in Hospitals
[Nation] Early this year, a family made headlines after being awarded Sh46.5 million in a medical negligence lawsuit against The Nairobi Hospital. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - February 25, 2019 Category: African Health Source Type: news

This Pennsylvania Committee Is Proposing Changes That Benefit Five Of Its Members' Law Firms
A Pennsylvania Supreme Court committee is proposing a new rule that will help medical malpractice lawyers, but a look at the makeup of the committee shows five lawyers, including its chair, who work at firms that file medical malpractice cases. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - February 19, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Legal Newsline, Contributor Source Type: news

Malpractice Case: When a Payer's Denials Cause Trouble Malpractice Case: When a Payer's Denials Cause Trouble
Accepting a payer's denial without taking further action could put the physician in danger of a malpractice suit.Cooperative of American Physicians (Source: Medscape General Surgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape General Surgery Headlines - February 15, 2019 Category: Surgery Tags: Family Medicine/Primary Care Article Source Type: news

Many Hospital Laboratories Must Report PAMA Private Payer Clinical Lab Test Price Data as ‘Applicable Labs’ in 2019, But Lack Systems and Expertise for This Task
Medicare officials are including most hospital laboratories in this PAMA data reporting cycle, but hospitals face $10,000/day federal penalties for not filing, filing late, or filing incomplete or inaccurate data Clinical laboratories operated by hospitals and health systems could prove to be a game changer for the lab industry in this upcoming PAMA private payer […] (Source: Dark Daily)
Source: Dark Daily - February 13, 2019 Category: Laboratory Medicine Authors: Jude Tags: Compliance, Legal, and Malpractice Laboratory Management and Operations Laboratory News Laboratory Operations Laboratory Pathology Laboratory Testing Management & Operations Webinars Source Type: news

Implementing a New EHR at the Veterans Administration Is Taking Longer and Costing More than Earlier Estimates
With a now-estimated price tag of $16.1 billion, federal regulators and government representatives question the VA’s replacement for their VistA medical records system Originally estimated to cost $10 billion, a contract to replace the federal Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) electronic health record (EHR) system will now cost $16.1 billion, according to new estimates, and […] (Source: Dark Daily)
Source: Dark Daily - February 11, 2019 Category: Laboratory Medicine Authors: Jude Tags: Compliance, Legal, and Malpractice Laboratory Hiring & Human Resources Laboratory Management and Operations Laboratory News Laboratory Pathology Management & Operations Source Type: news

Legislators seek ER regulations following Somerville woman's death outside hospital
Legislative leaders are hoping to establish regulations for Massachusetts emergency departments and lift the cap on hospital malpractice lawsuits after a Somerville woman died from an asthma attack at the door of a locked Somerville hospital emergency room. Laura Levis died in 2016, having succumbed to an asthma attack just feet away from help and after calling 9-1-1 at the steps of Somerville Hospital’s front door. Levis’s husband and Boston Globe journalist Peter DeMarco wrote about the safety… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - February 11, 2019 Category: American Health Authors: Jessica Bartlett Source Type: news

Facial trauma malpractice lawsuits favor physicians, Rutgers study finds
(Rutgers University) Southern courts favor physicians in malpractice lawsuits over facial trauma treatment, while courts in the Midwest favor patients, according to a Rutgers study. The study, which was published in the Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, is the first to explore facial trauma litigation. It also found that outcomes in facial trauma lawsuits generally favor physicians, with nearly three-fourths of cases being dismissed before trial. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - February 11, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

AHA News: Her New Workout Routine Helped Spot a Rare Heart Defect
FRIDAY, Feb. 8, 2019 (American Heart Association News) -- As a medical malpractice lawyer, Diana Mauro is no stranger to stress. Her job in the New York area consists of long hours and challenging cases. Some days, she would stay at the office until... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - February 8, 2019 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Medical malpractice insurance provider to liquidate
A medical malpractice insurer is set to liquidate after being put into receivership last month. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - February 6, 2019 Category: American Health Authors: Jacob Kirn Source Type: news

Medical malpractice insurer to liquidate
A medical malpractice insurer is set to liquidate after being put into receivership last month. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - February 6, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Jacob Kirn Source Type: news

Medical malpractice insurer to liquidate
A medical malpractice insurer is set to liquidate after being put into receivership last month. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - February 6, 2019 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Jacob Kirn Source Type: news

Senate Responds As Pennsylvania Supreme Court Could Annul A 2002 Law, To Trial Lawyers' Benefit
The Pennsylvania Senate will study whether forum-shopping by medical malpractice lawyers raises health care costs in the areas they target - a move that comes as the state Supreme Court considers allowing those lawyers to file cases in the courts of their choosing. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - February 6, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Legal Newsline, Contributor Source Type: news

Trial lawyers, docs clash over proposed Pa. med mal rule change
A proposed rule change is sparking debate around medical malpractice lawsuits, pitting doctors and health systems against personal injury trial lawyers and the state Supreme Court. Since 2002, attorneys have been required to file medical malpractice lawsuits in the same county where the alleged malpractice occurred. The proposal recommended by the state Supreme Court’s civil procedural rules committee would allow attorneys to file suit in other counties that have ties to the incident, such as… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - February 5, 2019 Category: American Health Authors: Brett Sholtis Source Type: news

Malpractice Case: One Way to Defend a Missed Diagnosis Malpractice Case: One Way to Defend a Missed Diagnosis
A'causation defense'can protect against a ruling of medical negligence, but only under certain circumstances.Cooperative of American Physicians (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - February 1, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Internal Medicine Article Source Type: news

Report: ER doctors get subpoenas for ordering wrong scans
Doctors in the emergency room (ER) at Rhode Island Hospital have been served...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Most malpractice suits resolved in radiologists' favor Is your practice at risk of a malpractice claim? AHRA: 4 ways to avoid lawsuits in radiology Malpractice claim rate against U.S. physicians drops Taking care of logistics can reduce errors in emergency radiologyComments: 2/1/2019 4:28:43 AMagentmichaelscarn yeah. ok.  this is not going to solve any problem.  im sure most of the errors were made by some low level stiff clicking the wrong box.  2/1/2019 5:02:43 AMIR...
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - February 1, 2019 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

New CMS Final Rule Makes Clinical Laboratory Test/Procedure Pricing Listed on Hospital Chargemasters Available to Public
Experts are skeptical of the value of public price lists based on hospital chargemasters due to complexity and poor reflection of actual costs In another big step toward helping consumers view prices of medical procedures when selecting providers, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) passed the IPPS/LTCH PPS final rule, which requires hospitals […] (Source: Dark Daily)
Source: Dark Daily - January 30, 2019 Category: Laboratory Medicine Authors: Jude Tags: Coding, Billing, and Collections Compliance, Legal, and Malpractice Laboratory Management and Operations Laboratory News Laboratory Operations Laboratory Pathology Source Type: news

Criminal Sex Abuse or Medical Malpractice?; More Criminal Sex Abuse or Medical Malpractice?; More
Infamous sports doctor says'treatments'were medically justified; missed filing-fee deadline triggers a lawsuit; anesthesiologist not off the hook yet, high court decides.Medscape Business of Medicine (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - January 28, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Family Medicine/Primary Care Article Source Type: news

Doctors Make Mistakes. A New Documentary Explores What Happens When They Do —and How to Fix It
People accept it as fact: that to err is human. Every misstep is an opportunity to learn and improve. But when the mistakes are made by doctors, lives can be compromised, or even lost. Among malpractice claims, about 30% are due to diagnostic errors, according to a report by Coverys, a malpractice services provider. In the U.S. in 2017, surgeons either operated on the wrong patient, the wrong site or performed the wrong procedure 95 times, according to the Joint Commission, which accredits and certifies many healthcare systems in the country. To Err is Human, a new documentary from 3759 Films and Tall Tale Productions that...
Source: TIME: Health - January 24, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Alice Park Tags: Uncategorized Health Care Source Type: news

FDA Authorizes 23andMe to Report Results of Direct-to-Consumer Pharmacogenetics Test to Customers without a Prescription, Bypassing Doctors and Clinical Laboratories
FDA cautions patients to not use data gained from the DTC test to make healthcare decisions on their own Clinical laboratories continue to be impacted by the growing direct-to-consumer (DTC) testing market, as more walk-in lab customers order at-home tests. Now, the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has authorized a DTC test company to […] (Source: Dark Daily)
Source: Dark Daily - January 23, 2019 Category: Laboratory Medicine Authors: Jude Tags: Coding, Billing, and Collections Compliance, Legal, and Malpractice Laboratory Hiring & Human Resources Laboratory Pathology Laboratory Testing Managed Care Contracts & Payer Reimbursement Management & Operations ACR American College of Ra Source Type: news

New Malpractice Risks in Your EHR New Malpractice Risks in Your EHR
Working with an EHR can be difficult, but even worse, there are ways that your data input could work against you if a possible malpractice lawsuit arises.Medscape Business of Medicine (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - January 22, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Family Medicine/Primary Care Article Source Type: news

Balance Billing Under Increased Scrutiny at Both State and Federal Levels; Clinical Laboratory Tests Top List of Surprise Bills Received by Patients
Experts blame insurance regulators for not ensuring the adequacy of healthcare networks that include hospital-based physicians, such as pathologists and radiologists According to a recent study, clinical laboratories, anatomic pathologists, radiologists, and anesthesiologists top the list of providers who bill patients for the difference between what they charge for their services and a hospital’s contracted […] (Source: Dark Daily)
Source: Dark Daily - January 21, 2019 Category: Laboratory Medicine Authors: Jude Tags: Coding, Billing, and Collections Compliance, Legal, and Malpractice Laboratory Hiring & Human Resources Laboratory Pathology Laboratory Testing Managed Care Contracts & Payer Reimbursement Management & Operations ACR American College of Ra Source Type: news

Malpractice Case: The Danger of Not Referring to a Specialist Malpractice Case: The Danger of Not Referring to a Specialist
Although primary care physicians are handling more of their patients'ailments, they should always seek specialty guidance when needed.Cooperative of American Physicians (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - January 18, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Family Medicine/Primary Care Article Source Type: news

Double-Digit Increase in Medicare Advantage Plan Growth May Be Good News for Seniors but Bad News for Local Clinical Laboratories and Pathology Groups in 2019
Popularity of Medicare Advantage Plans fuels influx of new companies into the marketplace with anticipated enrollment of more than 22.6 million beneficiaries, or more than one-third of Medicare-eligible consumers Continuing enrollment growth in Medicare Advantage plans is expected in 2019 and beyond. The projections are for double-digit percentage increases in Medicare Advantage enrollees. This is […] (Source: Dark Daily)
Source: Dark Daily - January 16, 2019 Category: Laboratory Medicine Authors: Jude Tags: Coding, Billing, and Collections Compliance, Legal, and Malpractice Laboratory Hiring & Human Resources Laboratory Pathology Laboratory Testing Managed Care Contracts & Payer Reimbursement Management & Operations Source Type: news

Mont. hospital pays $10M to settle radiology lawsuit
Bozeman Health Deaconess Hospital in Montana paid $10 million in November...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Most malpractice suits resolved in radiologists' favor Allstate sues NY imaging centers over charges Pa. hospital faces suit for dirty ultrasound probes Patient denied MRI sues Ore. hospital for $7M State court lets Kwiatkowski case move ahead (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - January 14, 2019 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

With Experienced Baby Boomers Retiring in Ever-Larger Numbers, Clinical Laboratories and Pathology Groups Use New Methods to Improve Productivity, Reduce Costs
All labs face the challenge of coping with shrinking budgets and staffing shortages, which is why coaching, management observation, and continuous improvement initiatives are proving helpful to medical laboratories It’s the biggest generational shift since baby boomers began working in clinical laboratories and anatomic pathology groups. Across the nation, labs are watching their most experienced […] (Source: Dark Daily)
Source: Dark Daily - January 14, 2019 Category: Laboratory Medicine Authors: Jude Tags: Compliance, Legal, and Malpractice Laboratory Hiring & Human Resources Laboratory Management and Operations Laboratory News Laboratory Operations Laboratory Pathology Laboratory Testing Management & Operations Accumen anatomic pathology Source Type: news

Becker ’s Hospital Review Lists Top Challenges Facing Hospitals and Health Networks in 2019
(Source: Dark Daily)
Source: Dark Daily - January 9, 2019 Category: Laboratory Medicine Authors: Jude Tags: Compliance, Legal, and Malpractice Laboratory Management and Operations Laboratory Operations Laboratory Pathology Management & Operations Source Type: news

Patient Suicide: Protect the Patient and Yourself Patient Suicide: Protect the Patient and Yourself
After a suicide, families may blame physicians and sue for malpractice. The standard of care starts with risk assessment.Medscape (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - January 8, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Family Medicine/Primary Care Ask the Expert Source Type: news

Malpractice Case: When the Care Team Drops the Ball on Documenting Malpractice Case: When the Care Team Drops the Ball on Documenting
When physicians share treatment of a patient, it is critical to know who is managing particular care aspects to avoid finger-pointing later.Cooperative of American Physicians (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - January 4, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Family Medicine/Primary Care Article Source Type: news

Most malpractice suits resolved in radiologists' favor
Most radiologists are concerned about being named in a malpractice suit at...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Is your practice at risk of a malpractice claim? What can radiology learn from tort reform in Tenn.? What states are best for practicing medicine? Malpractice claim rate against U.S. physicians drops State tort reform reduces orders for x-rays (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - January 3, 2019 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Free abortion drugs on California college campuses? OBGYN warns it's medical "malpractice"
(Natural News) California Democratic Senator Connie M. Leyva recently introduced legislation calling for free abortion drugs to be provided at all California public university campuses beginning in 2023. But a prominent medical doctor is warning that the scheme amounts to medical “malpractice.” According to Dr. Donna Harrison, the executive director of the American Association of... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - December 26, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

You Have to be a Detective
How much of your day do you spend tracking down missing information —or, worse, incorrect information? (Source: Diagnostic Imaging)
Source: Diagnostic Imaging - December 21, 2018 Category: Radiology Authors: Eric Postal, MD Tags: Blog Malpractice Reimbursement Source Type: news

Malpractice Case: When'Normal' Test Results Get You Into Trouble Malpractice Case: When'Normal' Test Results Get You Into Trouble
Sometimes after a bad result, the only error a physician makes is trying to do too much without a specialist's assistance.Cooperative of American Physicians (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - December 19, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Family Medicine/Primary Care Article Source Type: news

Radiologist Malpractice Recommendations Called'Nonsense'Radiologist Malpractice Recommendations Called'Nonsense '
A report from the Cooperative of American Physicians makes recommendations to prevent diagnostic errors in radiology, but one expert is skeptical of the whole report.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - December 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Radiology News Source Type: news

Radiology Malpractice Claims Under Scrutiny in Report Radiology Malpractice Claims Under Scrutiny in Report
A report from the Cooperative of American Physicians makes recommendations to prevent diagnostic errors in radiology, but one expert is skeptical of the whole report.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Orthopaedics Headlines)
Source: Medscape Orthopaedics Headlines - December 17, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Tags: Radiology News Source Type: news

Radiology Malpractice Claims Review Drives Suggestions for Improvement Radiology Malpractice Claims Review Drives Suggestions for Improvement
A report from the Cooperative of American Physicians makes recommendations to prevent diagnostic errors in radiology, but one expert is skeptical of the whole report.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Radiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Radiology Headlines - December 17, 2018 Category: Radiology Tags: Radiology News Source Type: news

Independent Clinical Laboratories in Maryland May Need to Step-up Outreach with Hospitals as New CMS Program Launches Jan. 1
Clinical laboratory leaders will want to pay close attention to a significant development in Maryland. The state’s All-Payer Medicare program—the nation’s only all-payer hospital rate regulation system—is broadening in scope to include outpatient services starting Jan. 1. The expanded program could impact independent medical laboratories, according to the Maryland Hospital Association (MHA), which told Dark […] (Source: Dark Daily)
Source: Dark Daily - December 10, 2018 Category: Laboratory Medicine Authors: Jude Tags: Compliance, Legal, and Malpractice Laboratory Management and Operations Laboratory News Laboratory Operations Laboratory Pathology Management & Operations Uncategorized All-Payer Model anatomic pathology asthma Blue Cross and Blue Shie Source Type: news

Sued for Malpractice, Vaughn-Michael Cordes Files for Bankruptcy
A Fayetteville attorney who was involved in an adoption case that resulted in a malpractice lawsuit against him has filed for Chapter 13 bankruptcy reorganization, listing potentially $1.9 million in debts. (Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care)
Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care - December 10, 2018 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Facing Increasing Pressure from an Evolving Regulatory Environment, Clinical Laboratories Need to be ‘Inspection Ready’ in 2019
Experts say medical laboratories must overcome staffing challenges and develop a culture of continual inspection readiness Clinical laboratories and anatomic pathology groups will be entering 2019 facing not only financial upheaval from Medicare Part B fee cuts and narrowing payer networks, but also an increasingly rigorous and ever-evolving regulatory environment. Although the Clinical Laboratory Improvement […] (Source: Dark Daily)
Source: Dark Daily - December 7, 2018 Category: Laboratory Medicine Authors: Jude Tags: Compliance, Legal, and Malpractice Laboratory Management and Operations Laboratory News Laboratory Operations Laboratory Pathology Laboratory Testing Accumen anatomic pathology Anne T. Daley CAP Today Chi Solutions CLIA clinical la Source Type: news

How to Reduce Wasteful Imaging
The current state of unnecessary imaging —and what you can do about it. (Source: Diagnostic Imaging)
Source: Diagnostic Imaging - December 6, 2018 Category: Radiology Authors: Whitney J. Palmer Tags: Malpractice Safety Safety and Error Prevention X-Ray Source Type: news

Malpractice Case: How Careful Physicians Can Miss Vital Information Malpractice Case: How Careful Physicians Can Miss Vital Information
Communicating critical test results is often done at multiple levels. But sometimes one or more channels will break down, and expected redundancies will evaporate.Cooperative of American Physicians (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - December 5, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Family Medicine/Primary Care Article Source Type: news

Aidoc partners with SaferMD on AI for MIPS reporting
Israeli artificial intelligence (AI) software developer Aidoc and SaferMD have...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Aidoc adds U.S., European sales directors Aidoc lands FDA clearance for AI software in head CT Aidoc unveils AI algorithm for analysis of CT scans SaferMD helps radiologists reduce malpractice risk Brit teams with SaferMD (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - November 19, 2018 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Is Progress on MDR and IVDR Happening Fast Enough?
One year into the transition periods for the new EU Medical Device Regulation (MDR) and In Vitro Diagnostic Regulation (IVDR), experts within the industry continue to express concern that more progress is needed to help companies prepare for the new regulations within the limited transition period. As always with the introduction of new regulations, there are early adopters who recognize that it is crucial to engage with the requirements sooner rather than later. This is especially true for the MDR and IVDR given the expected capacity limitation of notified bodies as we approach the application date. Yet as th...
Source: MDDI - November 16, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Paul Brooks Tags: Regulatory and Compliance Source Type: news

Malpractice Case: Staff Activities That Could Lead to Problems Malpractice Case: Staff Activities That Could Lead to Problems
Physicians can be challenged to know in detail all of the activities occurring within a busy medical practice. But an occasional check on regular procedures is a good place to start.Cooperative of American Physicians (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - November 16, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Family Medicine/Primary Care Article Source Type: news

5 ways to avoid the risky medical system
(Natural News) Even though society has come to put all its trust in doctors, the medical profession won’t always be there to save you, even in an acute emergency situation. Medical error and malpractice haunt the profession. To make matters worse, most medical professionals are not trained on how to prevent chronic disease. Relying on... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - November 6, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Malpractice Case: Here's Where Procedure Errors Often Occur Malpractice Case: Here's Where Procedure Errors Often Occur
Physicians rely on their staff to complete all necessary paperwork, but patients often hold doctors responsible for completing this task.Cooperative of American Physicians (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - November 2, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Family Medicine/Primary Care Article Source Type: news