Healthcare News & Insights

Doctors’ attempt to silence patient reviews backfires

Some health care providers are attempting to squelch patients’ complaints. And the tactic could be bad news for everyone.

Back to school for dentist who broke patients’ jaws

A dentist who has fractured her patients’ jaws and left instruments stuck in their teeth has been ordered to go back to school before resuming work.

Can paper clips qualify as medical devices?

Clinicians have some room for creatively using approved medical tools to meet patients’ needs. But one dentist took that freedom too far.