Medical error disclosure programs are the norm in many healthcare practices.
No matter how small or specialized your healthcare organization, you should be aware of your risk profile and take appropriate measures to protect against clinical, operational and financial exposures. NSO, along with our program underwriter CNA, has created Healthcare Perspective, is a publication designed to help.
Medical Error Disclosure: Acknowledging Mistakes Can Help Promote Optimal Resolution
Medical error disclosure programs are the norm in many healthcare practices, as “apology laws” proliferate, and healthcare practitioners and business owners increasingly recognize that candor represents an appropriate course of action from both an ethical and business perspective, helping to reduce lawsuits, legal expenses and judgments.
Self-Assessment Checklist: The Four R's of Medical Error Disclosure
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Most healthcare business owners and providers are well-versed in the requirements for consent, privacy and confidentiality in the care of adult patients/clients.
A valuable risk management resource that can help you manage liability in your healthcare practice.
Bias against transgender patients is against the law. Despite this, a national survey of transgender individuals found that 42% reported verbal harassment, physical assault or denial of equal treatment by healthcare providers because of their gender identity.
Risk management is an important part of any healthcare firm's standard business practice.