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Risk Management: Establishing the Psychiatrist–Patient Relationship: When is a Duty of Care Owed?

Risk Management: Establishing the Psychiatrist–Patient Relationship: When is a Duty of Care Owed?

| May 1, 2019

by Ann McNary, JD Ms. McNary is a Senior Risk Manager at PRMS, Inc. in Arlington, Virginia. Funding: No funding was provided for the preparation of this article. Disclosures: The author is an employee of PRMS Inc., a risk management consulting company for healthcare providers. This ongoing column is dedicated to providing information to our […]

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The Top Three Things to Know about the Top Three Risk Management Issues

The Top Three Things to Know about the Top Three Risk Management Issues

| March 1, 2019

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Risk Management: HIPAA Compliance—A Common Sense Approach

Risk Management: HIPAA Compliance—A Common Sense Approach

| January 1, 2019

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It’s Nice to Be Nice, But…A Little Risk Management Can Go a Long Way in Reducing Your Liability Risk

It’s Nice to Be Nice, But…A Little Risk Management Can Go a Long Way in Reducing Your Liability Risk

| November 1, 2018

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Risk Management: My Patient Suicided, Now What?

Risk Management: My Patient Suicided, Now What?

| October 1, 2018

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Risk Management: Licensing Board Complaints: What You Need To Know

Risk Management: Licensing Board Complaints: What You Need To Know

| July 1, 2018 | 0 Comments

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Risk Management: Lessons to Be Learned: A Review of Post-suicide Malpractice Lawsuits

Risk Management: Lessons to Be Learned: A Review of Post-suicide Malpractice Lawsuits

| May 1, 2018 | 0 Comments

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Risk Management: Prescribing Controlled Substances: Managing  the Risks

Risk Management: Prescribing Controlled Substances: Managing the Risks

| April 1, 2018 | 0 Comments

by Donna Vanderpool, MBA, JD Ms. Vanderpool is Vice President, Risk Management at PRMS, Inc. in Arlington, Virginia. Innov Clin Neurosci. 2018;15(3–4):47–51 Funding: No funding was provided for the preparation of this article. Disclosures: The authors have no conflicts of interest relevant to the content of this article. Abstract: This ongoing column is dedicated to providing […]

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“Vetting” Service Dogs and Emotional Support Animals

“Vetting” Service Dogs and Emotional Support Animals

| February 1, 2018 | 0 Comments

by Ann L. McNary, JD Ms. McNary is a Senior Risk Manager at PRMS, Inc. Innov Clin Neurosci. 2017;15(1–2):49–51

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Top 10 Myths about Telepsychiatry

Top 10 Myths about Telepsychiatry

| September 1, 2017 | 0 Comments

This ongoing column is dedicated to providing information to our readers on managing legal risks associated with medical practice. We invite questions from our readers. The answers are provided by PRMS, Inc. (www.prms.com), a manager of medical professional liability insurance programs with services that include risk management consultation, education and onsite risk management audits, and […]

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