Category Strategies

Strategic Healthcare License Defense (SHLD)

**Now included with Legally Mine Premium Plus Service Inevitability On average, physicians can expect 10 liability events over the course of their careers – dentists can expect 6. After years as a practicing healthcare professional, I chose to study law to protect good doctors when inevitable legal or license issues come along. Healthcare professionals are […]

3 Tips for Hiring Your Next Healthcare Assistant

Hire only the best. Newly-experienced hiring managers often believe perfection is the standard. They assume that they should only hire the student who was best in his or her class, or the dental assistant who has the most experience. In the healthcare and dental industry, where precision and accuracy are of the utmost importance, it’s […]

PSA of the Day!

This was put together by some members of our office staff, and it made us laugh. – Legally Mine

Legally Mine on Reuters

“Normally hearing you are getting a visit from an FBI special agent is not something one would expect from an educational conference. And even though Art McOmber retired his badge some time ago, this 15 year veteran still has an intimidating presence at 6′ 7″. Attending guests at the 2015 Central Texas Optometric Society’s Spring […]

Physicians and Lawsuits, Part 2: How did it effect your practice? – Legally Mine

As we’ve already discussed (Physicians and Lawsuits, Part 1), if you are a physician, you are almost guaranteed to be named in a lawsuit   This is a summary of a report done by Medscape.com.  It is a survey of 1400 physicians who had been sued at one point in their practice, regarding how the lawsuit […]

Physicians and Lawsuits, Part 1. What are the Statistics? – Legally Mine

If you practice medicine, you WILL be sued “By the age of 65 years, 75% of physicians in low-risk specialties and 99% of those in high-risk specialties were projected to face a claim. ” – New England Journal of Medicine, 8/18/2011 (1) Those are terrifying numbers.  Essentially by the end of your career as a physician, […]

What is the Lawsuit Climate like in your State? – Legally Mine

The U.S. Chamber Institute for Legal Reform has published a list of the current lawsuit climate for all 50 states in the U.S. Click on the link http://www.instituteforlegalreform.com/states to see how your state fares against the others in the Union. Once there, for a more in depth look at how what your state is doing […]