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Some Georgia Physicians Ignore the Prescription Drug Monitoring Program Enrollment Requirements

In 2017, the Georgia General Assembly passed House Bill 249, implementing several changes to the Prescription Drug Monitoring Program (“PDMP”). Bill 249 held that: Beginning July 1, 2017, dispensers are required to enter prescription information for schedule II, III, IV, … Continue reading

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Physicians who Surrender a Medical License in One State Often Practice in Another

When you seek medical attention, the last thing you want to worry about is the possibility of your doctor making a mistake that could make your health worse. If you or a loved one has been hurt because of a … Continue reading

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How to Handle Stark and Anti-Kickback Legal Barriers When Physicians Invest in an MSO

This is a story about how Harry, a healthcare entrepreneur, worked through a proposed arrangement that was raising Stark and Anti-Kickback issues. Chapter 1. Harry the Healthcare Entrepreneur Confronts the Stark and Kickback Puzzle Joe, a savvy healthcare entrepreneur, has … Continue reading

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End Self-Regulation of Medicine: Decreasing Deference to Physicians Improves Patient Safety and Protects Patient Rights

I am delighted to participate in the Bioethics Brownbag & Webinar Series at the Michigan State University Center for Ethics and Humanities in the Life Sciences. My talk is titled: "End Self-Regulation of Medicine: Decreasing Deference to Physicians Improves Patient … Continue reading

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Study Says Real-time Technology Can Assist Physicians Reduce Complications and Save Money

Unfortunately, medical malpractice takes place much more often than it should. If you or your family member suffered harm and you believe malpractice was the cause, you need to reach out to a skilled Baltimore medical malpractice attorney who can … Continue reading

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