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© 2021 MJH Life Sciences™ and Medical Economics. All rights reserved.
The author is a health care attorney who specializes in risk management issues.
Inform your malpractice insurance carrier any time you have suspicion that a patient is considering a lawsuit.
In these difficult economic times, you may find that more patients are refusing to pay for services rendered and others are complaining more about their care.
For a solo practitioner or a small group practice, cross-coverage arrangements are like oxygen: Without them, there is no life-that is, no weekends, no evenings, no vacations, and no holidays.
A Good Samaritan will be exonerated as long as he acts in good faith.