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Getting Legal Help for Your Medical Practice

Finding a good attorney is just like finding a good physician. Here is a listing of a few solid attorneys I work with and recommend to my consulting clients for those needing legal help with their medical practice. I have worked directly or indirectly with the following attorneys, who are highly recommended. Some of them […]

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CV19: You’re Not Legally Immune

There has been a lot of talk about the malpractice immunity clinicians have or don’t have when it comes to this current COVID-19 pandemic. The short answer is that you are not legally immune, despite everything that’s written into law. Let’s start with what would be the obvious scenario: you’re a retired doctor, working mostly […]

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Telemedicine Malpractice Risk for COVID-19

We are going to see lots of malpractice suits arise from this COVID-19 pandemic. Patients will sue for any damage suffered after intubation and they will sue for missed COVID cases. Malpractice risk exists even if these patients are seen through telemedicine. Medical boards will investigate physicians who prescribed or didn’t prescribe certain medications. Many […]

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Will Your Chaperone Protect You Legally?

This post will perhaps be most relevant to the men though female doctors are feeling the pressure to have chaperones in the room. The main topic of this post is whether a chaperone will legally protect you should there be a patient complaint against you. I’m a guy so when I go in to see […]