March 22nd, 2019


What Physicians Need to Know About Medical Marijuana

Understanding how to minimize risk with physician-recommended medical marijuana treatments.

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March 19th, 2019


A Guide to Interviewing and Selecting High-Quality Medical Practice Staff

Our on-call human resources consultant shares strategic interviewing techniques to hire effective staff.

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March 8th, 2019


To Disclose or Not to Disclose? Understanding Law Enforcement Exceptions to HIPAA Policies

Guidance on how practices can determine when to disclose protected health information to law enforcement officials or agencies.

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March 1st, 2019


Emergency Medicine Claims Case Study: Spinal Abscess

Details on a physician’s failure to diagnose spinal epidural abscess, and how to avoid a similar outcome.

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February 27th, 2019


Pieces of the Whole: The Importance of Holistic Physician Wellness

Introduction to a new series on wellness, exploring the seven key areas of physician needs.

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February 22nd, 2019


North Carolina Selects Prepaid Health Plans as Next Step in Medicaid Transformation

DHHS announces contracts worth $6 billion per year for health insurance organizations to provide coverage to Medicaid recipients.

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February 20th, 2019


Navigating the Patient Experience in an Era of High-Deductible Plans

Exploring the effect of high-deductible healthcare plans on medical practices.

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February 11th, 2019


Perspective on New HHS Cybersecurity Guidance

Documents outline key data security strategies for healthcare organizations.

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February 5th, 2019


Physician Burnout in a Culture of Isolation

Exploring how feelings of professional isolation can negatively affect physicians and their practices.

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February 1st, 2019


7 Key HR Trends for 2019

Our on-call human resources consultant shares ways that healthcare practice leaders can enhance workplace culture in 2019.

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January 30th, 2019


The Importance of Chaperones in a Medical Setting

An overview of why practices use medical chaperones during physical examinations and guidelines for an effective chaperone policy.

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January 28th, 2019


Emergency Medicine Claims Case Study: Aortic Dissection

Details on two physicians’ failure to diagnose aortic dissection and tips to avoid similar outcomes.

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January 23rd, 2019


CME-Eligible Webinar: Understanding Health Literacy

A consultant from our external network and a member of our Risk Management team discuss how physicians can promote health literacy among patients.

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January 18th, 2019


Perspectives on the Opioid Crisis: How Physicians Can Fight Against Drug Abuse

Risk Consultant Janet McCrossen recounts her personal observations of opioid abuse and shares tips to help physicians protect their patients.

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January 15th, 2019


Member Physicians Featured on Best Doctors Inc.’s 2018 Lists

National database highlights most trusted doctors.

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