An internet television program that explores the intersection of medicine and the law.

EMR Audit/Access Log and How Plaintiff's Counsel Can Exploit It at Trial

By Whitman Johnson to EMR/EHR

In this episode, Healthcare Matters interviews ALL MD attorney Whit Johnson on an EMR’s audit/access log, how plaintiff's counsel can exploit it and how a healthcare professional can avoid these specific pitfalls when using an electronic medical record. Johnson is a shareholder at CURRIE, JOHNSON, GRIFFIN & MEYERS P.A. He practices law in Mississippi, specializing in trial work, with a focus on the defense of physicians, hospitals and other health care providers from claims of medical negligence. Johnson was recognized in 2011 as “Lawyer of the Year” by Best Lawyers in the field of medical malpractice law. See More

How to Improve EMRs in Regard to Medical Malpractice Defense

By Whitman Johnson to EMR/EHR

In this episode, Healthcare Matters interviews ALL MD attorney Whit Johnson on how he would consult an EMR company on how to improve their product in relation to defending a medical malpractice claim. Johnson is a shareholder at CURRIE, JOHNSON, GRIFFIN & MEYERS P.A. He practices law in Mississippi, specializing in trial work, with a focus on the defense of physicians, hospitals and other health care providers from claims of medical negligence. Johnson was recognized in 2011 as “Lawyer of the Year” by Best Lawyers in the field of medical malpractice law. See More

How the Move to EMRs has Affected Best Practices When Entering Patient Data into a Chart

By Whitman Johnson to EMR/EHR

In this episode, Healthcare Matters interviews ALL MD attorney Whit Johnson on how the move from paper to electronic medical records has altered best practices for entering patient data into his or her chart. Johnson is a shareholder at CURRIE, JOHNSON, GRIFFIN & MEYERS P.A. He practices law in Mississippi, specializing in trial work, with a focus on the defense of physicians, hospitals and other health care providers from claims of medical negligence. Johnson was recognized in 2011 as “Lawyer of the Year” by Best Lawyers in the field of medical malpractice law. See More

ALL MD Attorney Tad Devlan (Full Interview) on Healthcare Matters

By Tad Devlin to EMR/EHR

In this episode, Healthcare Matters interviews ALL MD attorney Tad Devlin on how the Affordable Care Act could have a deflating effect on medical malpractice verdicts, risk management techniques for protecting HIPAA confidentiality in regard to electronic medical records, how he would consult EMR makers for improving medical malpractice claim defensibility and best practices for entering data into an EMR. Devlin is a partner at KAUFMAN, DOLOWICH, VOLUCK. He practices law in California, focusing his practice in the areas of commercial and insurance litigation, ERISA/life, health and disability benefit disputes, profit sharing plan and employee stock plan disputes, real estate, financial services disputes, professional liability (lawyers, doctors, accountants, real estate, insurance agents, architects and engineers), disciplinary defense and white collar defense. Devlin is a charter member of the Association of Liability Lawyers in Medical Defense (ALL MD), a nationwide organization that connects healthcare providers with attorneys who specialize in medical malpractice defense. See More

Physicians: Best Practices for Entering Patient Data

By Tad Devlin to EMR/EHR

In this episode, Healthcare Matters interviews ALL MD attorney Tad Devlin on best practices for entering patient data into an electronic medical record. Devlin is a partner at KAUFMAN, DOLOWICH, VOLUCK. He practices law in California, focusing his practice in the areas of commercial and insurance litigation, ERISA/life, health and disability benefit disputes, profit sharing plan and employee stock plan disputes, real estate, financial services disputes, professional liability (lawyers, doctors, accountants, real estate, insurance agents, architects and engineers), disciplinary defense and white collar defense. Devlin is a charter member of the Association of Liability Lawyers in Medical Defense (ALL MD), a nationwide organization that connects healthcare providers with attorneys who specialize in medical malpractice defense. See More

Risk Management Advice for Physicians on Maintaining EMR HIPAA Confidentiality

By Tad Devlin to EMR/EHR

In this episode, Healthcare Matters interviews ALL MD attorney Tad Devlin on risk management techniques for protecting HIPAA confidentiality in regard to electronic medical records. Devlin shares a case he was affiliated with where there was an internal breach of a employee/patient’s medical record. Devlin is a partner at KAUFMAN, DOLOWICH, VOLUCK. He practices law in California, focusing his practice in the areas of commercial and insurance litigation, ERISA/life, health and disability benefit disputes, profit sharing plan and employee stock plan disputes, real estate, financial services disputes, professional liability (lawyers, doctors, accountants, real estate, insurance agents, architects and engineers), disciplinary defense and white collar defense. See More

How EMR Systems Could be Improved in Regard to Medical Liability Claim Defense

By Tad Devlin to EMR/EHR

In this episode, Healthcare Matters interviews ALL MD attorney Tad Devlin on how he would consult an electronic medical record company on improving its product in regard medical liability claim defense. Devlin is a partner at KAUFMAN, DOLOWICH, VOLUCK. He practices law in California, focusing his practice in the areas of commercial and insurance litigation, ERISA/life, health and disability benefit disputes, profit sharing plan and employee stock plan disputes, real estate, financial services disputes, professional liability (lawyers, doctors, accountants, real estate, insurance agents, architects and engineers), disciplinary defense and white collar defense. Devlin is a charter member of the Association of Liability Lawyers in Medical Defense (ALL MD), a nationwide organization that connects healthcare providers with attorneys who specialize in medical malpractice defense. See More

Craig Brodsky (6/12/15) Full Interview

By Craig Brodsky to EMR/EHR

ALL MD attorney Craig Brodsky sat down with the Editor of the Medical Liability Monitor, Mike Matray, and discussed a number of healthcare topics including electronic medical records, the PPACA, HIPAA, medical liability and much much more. Mr. Brodsky is a partner with the firm Goodell, Devries. He has represented attorneys, physicians, psychologists, healthcare organizations, nursing homes, group homes, developers, adoption agencies, and real estate brokers. See More