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11.29.2021
Article

A Physician Office Guide to Creating a Culture of Safety

Creating a culture of safety within a physician's office practice is the key to reducing liability risks.

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11.22.2021
Article

Your Internal Incident Investigation: Laying the Groundwork for Defense Against Claims

In many instances, the successful defense of a claim depends on the quality of the healthcare facility’s internal investi...

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11.18.2021
Claim Study

Under Surveillance: How Cameras Help Defend Against Claims

Surveillance cameras are a very effective means of monitoring common areas. Actual footage, proper time frames for storag...

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11.16.2021
Article

Vaccine Mandates: What You Need To Know

The Center for Medicare & Medicaid (CMS) has finally released its interim final rule for healthcare organizations. LH...

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11.08.2021
Article

Medical Malpractice Exposure: Off-Label Use of Medications and Medical Devices

On August 20, Judge John Keller of the 22nd Judicial District ruled that St. Tammany Parish Hospital must give ivermectin...

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10.25.2021
Article

Adverse Events: Communication Is Key To Lowering Claims

Communication is key when adverse events occur. Transparent investigation and discussion with impacted family members can...

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10.25.2021
Article

Social Media Savvy: How To Respond To Online Patient Complaints

Online patient complaints on social media can be responded to without your organization’s reputation suffering as a resul...

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10.18.2021
Claim Study

Social Media Liability: Think Before You Post

Social media poses many liability risks to physicians and healthcare facilities. This claim study explores some of the po...

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10.13.2021
Article

Can Employers Be Held Liable For COVID-19 Vaccine Adverse Reactions?

LHA Trust Funds Vice President of Claims Jesse Eusay discusses potential workers’ compensation risks employers may face f...

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