From the 2017 PLUS Conference, closing keynote Dr. Sanjay Gupta spoke with us about the media's role in reporting on health scares, the opioid crisis, the situation in Puerto Rico, and antibiotic resistance.
Lynn Sessions will moderate a panel at the 2017 PLUS conference called "Medical: Is it BI or BI?," which will discuss which policies should respond when multiple lines of insurance are affected at the same time. Sessions is both an RN and a lawyer who focuses her practice specifically on healthcare law. She previously worked for Texas Children's Hospital in a variety of different areas, and is now a partner at Baker & Hostetler LLP, and concentrates on healthcare privacy. The panel will focus specifically on ransom-ware attacks on medical facilities, and how they could potentially cause both business interruption [...]
PJ Malnar, director of claims for The Doctors Company and panelist for the 2017 PLUS Medical PL Symposium session "Hot Topics: Regulatory & Related Changes in Healthcare," joined us in the Media Zone to discuss the current claims environment under the Affordable Care Act and how the trend may change in the coming years.