A little over four years ago, I wrote about a Canadian surgeon who had developed a “black box” ..
Ontario nursing professionals now have a confidential and secure way to address their drug and alcohol ..
Unbiased information about medical malpractice is often hard to come by. As I have discussed from time ..
With rare exceptions, there can be no claim for medical malpractice without the medical records. Juries ..
In many ways, there is no more heartbreaking injury than a birth injury in what had been a low-risk, ..
The Depression Era bank robber Willie Sutton was quoted as famously saying that he robbed banks because, ..
While sometimes it may be obvious that you have been the victim of medical malpractice, most times it will ..
I have been doing some reading into the issues surrounding attempts to reduce medical errors and thereby ..
In a recent review, the Health Professions Appeal and Review Board (the “Board”) found that the decision ..
If you spend more than a few days in the hospital, you are likely to become the victim of hospital malpractice. ..
Provider Letter PL 2018-20 (Replaces PL 13-04 and PL 18-07) This letter gives directives to the following ..
Hospitals vary greatly in terms of the quality of their care. In some hospitals infection rates are low and few patients ..
Provider Letter PL 18-17 (NF) This letter addresses feeding assistance care for nursing home residents ..
Patient care and value is at the forefront of many healthcare discussions in the industry. Physicians ..
Information Letter 18-08 & No. 18-09 This letter announces several dates regarding Fiscal Year ..
Provider Letter : PL 18-15 – Texas Unified License Information Portal (TULIP) is a new web-based ..
A report released recently released by the Office of Inspector General (OIG) at the US Department ..
Palliative and hospice care can improve both the quality of care and quality of life for patients ..
CMS new Patient-Driven Payment Model (PDPM) will be implemented on Oct. 1, 2019. CMS finalized the Patient-Driven ..
Information Letter No. 18-07 – Addressed to Nursing Providers. Nursing Facility (NF) providers ..