Posts Tagged: #coronavirus

If you are administering the COVID-19 vaccine, you may be wondering if you are subject to any liability as lawsuits stemming from the vaccine and side effects increase. While you cannot prevent a lawsuit, you may be able to reduce your chances of paying large settlements. We can help your practice get up to date… Read the rest »

Life is hectic, we know, so here’s a recap of the Healthcare Weekly Hot Topics you can’t afford to miss: Eye clinic cyberattack may have exposed info from 500K patients Healthcare IT News Hackers of an Iowa group eye clinic demanded a ransom, which was not paid. Hemmed In at Home, Nonprofit Hospitals Look for… Read the rest »

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (“OSHA”) recently issued an emergency temporary standard (“ETS”) regarding COVID-19 for certain types of health care workplaces. The ETS became effective on June 21, 2021. We can help your practice get up to date and prepared to minimize breach risks from third-party vendors. Subscribe to stay current and up… Read the rest »

Life is hectic, we know, so here’s a recap of the Healthcare Weekly Hot Topics you can’t afford to miss: Virgin Galactic to fly researcher to space for conducting experiments Reuters Researcher Kellie Gerardi will be flown into space to test new healthcare technologies. WHO grants emergency approval to 2nd Chinese COVID vaccine AP The… Read the rest »

Life is hectic, we know, so here’s a recap of the Healthcare Weekly Hot Topics you can’t afford to miss: Canada pauses AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine use for those under 55, wants new risk analysis Reuters Following reports of bleeding, blood clots and death in young European women, Canada will require a new risk analysis. New… Read the rest »

Life is hectic, we know, so here’s a recap of the Healthcare Weekly Hot Topics you can’t afford to miss: Michigan Medicine to resume construction on $920M hospital after pandemic-related pause Fierce Healthcare Michigan Medicine plans to open the new hospital for patient care in the fall of 2025. CareCentrix files corporate espionage lawsuit against… Read the rest »

Life is hectic, we know, so here’s a recap of the Healthcare Weekly Hot Topics you can’t afford to miss: Woman who died after transplant surgery at UM got COVID-19 from donated lungs Detroit Free Press A woman died following a double lung transplant, despite the donor having tested negative for COVID-19. Johnson & Johnson’s… Read the rest »

Life is hectic, we know, so here’s a recap of the Healthcare Weekly Hot Topics you can’t afford to miss: Business associates were largely to blame for 2020 breaches Healthcare IT News Healthcare data breaches soared in 2020 and nearly 75% of breaches were tied to third-party business associates. Coronavirus vaccination may be cause of… Read the rest »