Electronic Medical Records: Help or Hindrance?

From the 2015 PLUS Medical PL Symposium session “The Changing and Expanding Role of Emergency Medicine,” moderator Robert B. Blasio (Western Litigation, Inc.) and panelists Fran O’Connell, RN, MBA (Markel Corp.) and David Mendelson, MD, MS, FACEP (EmCare Inc.) discuss electronic medical records and how they impact care, risk management for hospitals, and litigation.

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2015 PLUS Conference  |  2015 PLUS Cyber Liability Symposium

PLUS members can view this entire Conference session in the PLUS Multimedia Library.

Variables Affecting Medical PL Settlement Values

From the 2015 PLUS Medical PL Symposium session “Batch Claims: What are the ‘Three P’s?’,” Scott Crockett, Esq. of Wagstaff & Cartmell discusses the variables that impact claim settlement, including “fear of” claims.

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2015 PLUS Conference  |  2015 PLUS Cyber Liability Symposium

PLUS members can view this entire Conference session in the PLUS Multimedia Library.

Technology in Healthcare: Risks Abound

From the 2015 PLUS Medical PL Symposium session “Technology in Healthcare: EHRs & PHI,” moderator Patricia Marzella-Graubert (Swiss Re American Holdings Corporation) and panelist Alexander Grijalva (New York Presbyterian Hospital) discuss the many risks facing modern healthcare institutions and how advancing technology is making those risks harder to manage.

Part of the issue, as highlighted by Mr. Grijalva:

“One medical record could go through about 1,000 systems to create one central record”

For much more on technology related risks, including a session titled “Pre-Breach Risk Management & Vendor Management Issues,” don’t miss the 2015 PLUS Cyber Liability Symposium on September 17 in Chicago.

PLUS members can view this entire Conference session in the PLUS Multimedia Library.