November 5th, 2018

DOJ Opioids Task Force Creates Risks for Prescribers

An attorney from our outside counsel network discusses the implications of the federal spotlight on opioid prescribing practices and how physicians can protect themselves.

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October 30th, 2018

Overcoming the Barriers to Physician Re-Entry

An overview of how physicians they can make a smooth transition back into medical practice following an extended absence.

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October 23rd, 2018

Emergency Medicine Claims Case Study: Sepsis

A comprehensive breakdown of the details surrounding two physicians’ failure to diagnose sepsis and septic shock in patients, and advice on how to avoid this type of mistake.

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October 17th, 2018

Mitigating Seasonal Event Liability With Proactive Intervention

Medical Mutual’s on-call human resources consultant explores how medical practices can mitigate the risks associated with employee misconduct at holiday celebrations.

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October 11th, 2018

U.S. Congress Passes Bipartisan Legislation to Combat Opioid Crisis

Bill has implications for physicians and medical practices.

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October 9th, 2018

Why Physicians Must Evaluate Financial Relationships

The settlements involve fraudulent compensation arrangements.

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October 5th, 2018

New CME-Eligible Webinar: Update on Neonatal Brachial Plexus Palsy and Shoulder Dystocia

A consultant from our external counsel network helps physicians understand the most effective ways to predict, manage, and treat NBPP.

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October 2nd, 2018

Building and Maintaining a Positive Online Reputation

Exploring the importance of online reputation management for physicians and how to build an effective social media presence.

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September 28th, 2018

Emergency Medicine Claims Case Studies: Testicular Torsion

A look at how two physicians failed to diagnose patients with testicular torsion, and tips for how to avoid the mistake.

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September 24th, 2018

Large Fraud Settlement Demonstrates How Physicians’ Financial Relationships Can Put Practices at Risk

Recent settlement reinforces the need for physicians to carefully scrutinize financial relationships with hospitals.

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September 21st, 2018

Planning for Employee Wellness

Medical Mutual’s on-call human resources consultant explores how medical practices can benefit from employee wellness programs.

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September 12th, 2018

Disaster Planning Toolkit Released in Time for Hurricane Season

Newly available resource provides comprehensive information about how to handle natural disasters before, during, and after the event.

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September 10th, 2018

Back to School Series: Providing Volunteer Sports Medicine Services for Youth Teams

An overview of the steps physicians should take to reduce liability when providing volunteer sports medicine to local youth teams.

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September 5th, 2018

What Doctors Can Do to Keep Stimulants From Becoming the Next Opioid Crisis

An attorney from our outside counsel network discusses the growing threats associated with stimulant misuse and how prescribers can protect themselves against potential liability.

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August 30th, 2018

Is There a Doctor in the House? Mitigating the Liabilities From Emergency Medical Intervention

Medical Mutual’s Senior Medical Care Analyst explores the steps physicians can take to limit their risk exposure from stepping in to help in emergency situations.

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