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Dr. David Hirsh Reflects on Decades of Change in Dentistry – Business West

Implanted Thoughts Dr. David Hirsh says mini dental implants can hold a bridge or crowns in place without requiring surgery and months of recovery. Early in his career, Dr. David Hirsh used to perform dental work for the then-Springfield Indians, and even back then, there was a clear generational divide among hockey players — one… Read More »

Opinion | The Business of Health Care Depends on Exploiting Doctors and Nurses – The New York Times

You are at your daughter’s recital and you get a call that your elderly patient’s son needs to talk to you urgently. A colleague has a family emergency and the hospital needs you to work a double shift. Your patient’s M.R.I. isn’t covered and the only option is for you to call the insurance company… Read More »

How to ensure business associate agreements protect all parties

If an organization is involved in healthcare, whether as a provider, facility, consultant, vendor or in almost any other capacity, it is highly likely that HIPAA applies to internal operations and relationships with other parties. As should be well known, when a relationship is established with one party providing services for or on behalf of… Read More »