Important information about the new OIG "safe harbor" regulation under the anti-kickback statute.
Important legal considerations for EMS systems as they tackle sepsis care in the prehospital environment.
A review of research related to workplace bullying in the healthcare industry and policy recommendations for EMS adminstrators.
New FLSA regulations require re-evaluation of overtime exemptions.
A reassessment of the current practice of including communicable disease exposures in incident reports is warranted in light of the confidentiality provisions of certain American employment laws.
A medical-legal analysis.
Common sense in purchasing and maintaining your medical equipment can prevent a disaster for you, your EMS agency and, most importantly, the patient.
In the wake of recent events in Ferguson, Mo., and other situations calling into question the conduct of police officers, hundreds of police departments nationwide are equipping their officers with body-worn cameras. Should EMS providers also have them?
Did Michigan pass a law allowing EMTs to refuse to treat gay patients?
From the publication of the "EMS Culture of Safety" document to the uptick in interest and adoption of "Just Culture" methodologies, there has been a lot of warranted discussion about safety culture in EMS.