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Protecting Your Practice From Data Breaches: An Expert Interview

Protecting Your Practice From Data Breaches: An Expert Interview

Michael J Sacopulos, JD, CEO of Medical Risk Institute, sheds light on issues of cybersecurity in medical practices.

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Practice Management DHS, HHS Proposal Set to Upend Health Care for Non-Citizen Children

DHS, HHS Proposal Set to Upend Health Care for Non-Citizen Children

A new DHS/HHS proposal would replace the standards of care for non-citizen children in the United States.

Practice Management Review Shares Best Practices for Evaluating Penicillin Allergy

Review Shares Best Practices for Evaluating Penicillin Allergy

A new review addresses best practices for the evaluation and management of reported penicillin allergies.

Practice Management American College of Physicians Releases 7th Edition of Ethics Manual

American College of Physicians Releases 7th Edition of Ethics Manual

Ethical principles are discussed in an updated Ethics Manual, issued by the American College of Physicians.

Practice Management FDA to Resume Inspections of Riskier Foods

FDA to Resume Inspections of Riskier Foods

The FDA is bringing back about 150 unpaid employees for the inspections of riskier foods.

Practice Management Red Cross Issues Emergency Call for Blood Donations

Red Cross Issues Emergency Call for Blood Donations

The holidays, winter weather, and the flu season have all prompted a blood shortage, the American Red Cross warns.

Practice Management Stethoscope Cleaning Standards May Not Eliminate Bacterial Contamination

Stethoscope Cleaning Standards May Not Eliminate Bacterial Contamination

In-hospital stethoscope cleaning practices may only be partially effective at eliminating bacterial DNA.

Practice Management About Half of Young Patients Have Had Private Time With Physicians

About Half of Young Patients Have Had Private Time With Physicians

About half of adolescent and young adult patients report having had private time with a healthcare provider.

Practice Management Challenges in Instituting Artificial Intelligence in Health Care

Challenges in Instituting Artificial Intelligence in Health Care

As artificial intelligence becomes more common in healthcare systems, healthcare professionals must ask the right questions for AI to live up to expectations.

Practice Management Three Ways to Improve Care for Patients With Disabilities

Three Ways to Improve Care for Patients With Disabilities

Improving communication with and about patients with disabilities is a key step that physicians can take.

Practice Management Medical Marketing Has Increased in Past 20 Years

Medical Marketing Has Increased in Past 20 Years

Data show an increase in medical marketing from 1997 through 2016.

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