Monday, October 6th, 2014

Understanding Summary Of The HIPAA Privacy Rule PDF

October 31, 2013 by  
Filed under Malpractice Insurance

Comfort specifications are enforced by law. While Florida has its own privacy law, the major government law is the Wellness Insurance Mobility and Responsibility Act of 1996 (“HIPAA“). Many do not realize that in some circumstances a doctor is not needed to talk about medical proper care choices or circumstances with even the individual’s partner. […]

How To Avoid Nurse Malpractice

April 17, 2011 by  
Filed under Malpractice Insurance

In the last five years, the number of cases related to nursing malpractice has risen considerably. According to the National Council of State Boards of Nursing, RNs or Registered Nurses are now being held liable for negligence and malpractice; such as, errors on documentation, failure to assess or intervene, and medication errors. Medical malpractice is […]

Liability Insurance of Nursing

April 7, 2011 by  
Filed under Malpractice Insurance

Nursing liability insurance is simply malpractice protection. Some employers offer this type of insurance to their nurses, but there are a number of nurses that choose to purchase their own liability insurance for their own protection. While some employers offer nursing liability insurance, the policies under it may still be limited. For instance, they may […]

What is Recurrent Disability for Pregnant Women

April 5, 2011 by  
Filed under Malpractice Insurance

Short-term disability insurance is an excellent program for pregnant women. It covers the mother of a normal birth to help establish a paid maternity leave, when the mother stays at home baby bonding without worrying so much about how to pay all the bills. It also covers the leaves due to pregnancy complications.      In […]

Personal Injury – Malpractice Insurer

March 12, 2011 by  
Filed under Malpractice Insurance

Value of personal injury is directly proportional to the amount of medical bills. Why? As the opposition is the medical costs $ 500.00 is worth three to five times more than the alleged $ 100.00 or less. And the fact that the world of insurance claims. The controller is the reason, if they are forced […]

Nine Case Study Nurse Malpractice

December 15, 2010 by  
Filed under Malpractice Insurance

Nurses are known for being the kind face at the hospital, the patient’s advocate, and the “Angel of Life.” They’ve made a career out of caring for others selflessly. So when a nurse “goes bad” and does the unthinkable, it makes headlines, rattles the nursing industry and shocks the public. From smaller crimes like stealing […]

Nurse Assistant Malpractice

December 15, 2010 by  
Filed under Malpractice Insurance

Nurse’s aide or CNA graduate, worked as an assistant to nurses in hospitals or clinics. They work closely with patients and are responsible for basic care such as bathing, toileting, moving and feeding patients. They also help the nurses with medical equipment and patient vital signs monitor. Although they do not have the same responsibilities […]

What Is The Difference Between NSO and HPSO?

December 11, 2010 by  
Filed under Malpractice Insurance

Nurses Service Organization (NSO) is the nation’s largest provider of nurses professional liability insurance coverage, with over 650,000 nursing professionals insured in the program today. Healthcare Providers Service Organization (HPSO) offers medical malpractice / professional liability insurance and risk management information for physical therapists, pharmacists, EMT’s, dental hygienists, athletic trainers, medical assistants, nurses, nurse practitioners […]

Malpractice Insurance For Nurses Assistants

December 11, 2010 by  
Filed under Malpractice Insurance

Malpractice insurance may be the last thing the mind of a nursing student who are preparing for nursing school. They have to focus on financing, the study of their classes, getting enough sleep, surviving on Raman noodles, all the usual things that students in any type of program is right to worry. However, a nursing […]