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Five Things Practices Must Know About EPLI Exposure & Coverage

When it comes to Employment Practices Liability (EPL), every practice, no matter how large or small, faces the risk of an employment practices liability lawsuit. Even if your practice only employs family members and is very small, there are still risks associated with non-employees alleging harassment or discrimination by you or your employees. Employment-related liability […]

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FBI Warns Healthcare Sector Highly Targeted Industry

In 2014, the healthcare industry received a data breach and cyber security wake-up call for providers and payers. In just four breaches, over 104 million individuals had their personal health information stolen or compromised. The Anthem, Community Health Systems, BlueCross BlueShield, and Premera Blue Cross breaches were just the tip of the iceberg though. Donald Good, […]

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Honoring Our Veterans

Professional Risk Associates thanks all our women and men who have or are serving in the armed forces and their families. To all of our healthcare professionals who have or are currently serving in active duty or the reserves, we especially thank you for your time, talents, and sacrifice for our country. Thank You! Please feel free […]

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Drug-Related Errors & Risk Management

According to the Washington Post, a recent study by Massachusetts General Hospital “found that 124 of the 277 operations they watched in 2013-2014 included at least one medication error or drug-related incident that harmed a patient. Among the most frequently observed errors were mistakes in labeling, incorrect dosages, and medications that should have been given […]

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Follow-Up on ICD-10

Without another delay, ICD-10 went into play on October 1, 2015 and so far the milestone has been met without much disruption according to Joseph Conn with Modern Healthcare. Even if your practice has been heavily prepared, you are likely to see some issues with ICD-10 in the early days according to Stacie Bon with Physicians Practice, […]

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