Nursing Home Laws Create Extra Challenges – Vigilance is Key to Compliance

By Pannone Lopes Devereaux & West LLC of Pannone Lopes Devereaux & West LLC posted in Health Care on Tuesday, December 13, 2016. In 1987, the Nursing Home Reform Act (“NHRA”) was p ... Read more

Can Car Accidents Cause PTSD?

You hear about post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) that military service members experience from active duty. However, studies now show that many motor vehicle accident victims also suffer from PTSD ... Read more


The Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) published a recent study that offered a bleak statistic about the medical profession. In a group of more than 1,000 doctors surveyed by the Unive ... Read more

Cyberattacks: Health Care is Vulnerable

Health care is a prime target for cyberattacks, says Russell Branzell, President and CEO of the College of Healthcare Information Management (CHIME), speaking at this week’s American College of ... Read more

E-prescribing Mandate Begins March 27, 2016, But New Exemptions Apply

As of March 27, 2016, New York State will be the first state to mandate practitioners (excluding veterinarians) to issue electronic prescriptions for controlled and non-controlled substances. The new ... Read more

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