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Podcast: Medical Malpractice and Professional Licensing Issues with Michael Favia

The Illinois Professional Licensing Consultants is a group of highly experienced attorneys and investigators who previously worked for the I.D.P.R. will represent and/or defend licensed    professionals in cases involving the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional            Regulation, Illinois Department of Public Aid and Illinois Department of Public Health. 239 more words

Healthcare The The Law

Some Good News: Hospitals become Healthier

In 1999, The Institute of Medicine generated a report featuring the problems of hospitalization, specifically injury caused by treatment or by medical evaluation. The report called for a thorough goal to lessen hospital mistakes that resulted in death, by 50% in five years. 220 more words

Understanding the National Practitioner Data Bank (NPDB)

 

What it Is – How it Works?

The NPDB, also known as the Data Bank, was written into HCQIA .  It is the national database for all physician reports. 586 more words

Ethics

Baber

Baber v. Hospital Corp. of America, 977 F.2d 1872; 1992 U.S. App. LEXIS 25125 (4th Cir. 1992)

In this case, a plaintiff who fell presented to the emergency department, vital signs were obtained, bodily systems were reviewed and examined, and testing was performed. 257 more words

4th Circuit

Personal Injury Lawyer: Fort Lauderdale : Personal Injury Law Firm : Lawsuit

Understanding What to Do in a Personal Injury Lawsuit

Everybody has a general idea of what the term “personal injury” refers to. You can’t turn on the TV without see a Fort Lauderdale personal injury lawyer proclaiming he or she will “fight for you” but rarely will those ads describe just what you should do. 221 more words

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