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Understanding Negligence

To err is human. Doctors are human. Doctors will therefore err. …and doctors understand this. However, when doctors look at the law, they want to know why their mistakes are called “negligence,” a term that, to them, insults...

Improving Cybersecurity to Protect Your Patients and Practice

Inadequate cybersecurity presents great risks to physicians, as healthcare is among the most targeted industries. Healthcare clinics and hospitals face cyberattacks almost daily.  According to tech research company Comparitech,...