Healthcare News & Insights

How to discourage cyber snooping among employees

When you think of cyber snooping, you probably picture an individual sneaking into an office at night and stealthily scanning through computer files with malicious intent in mind. But when it comes to the healthcare industry, it can be all too simple to unintentionally view a patient’s file. This seemingly innocent error can have costly […] [MORE]

Why do bad doctors go unpunished?

What kind of discipline do doctors face when they commit serious violations of patient safety? In many cases, nothing at all.

Doc disciplined, fined over Facebook posts

A Rhode Island doctor was fined, disciplined and lost some hospital privileges after she inadvertently shared patient info on her Facebook page.