What is Informed Consent?

            Most medical procedures involve a degree of risk for patients, for that reason it is important that doctors inform patients about the risks and potential side effects that can arise from a medical procedure. Informed consent in … [Read more...]

Risk Reduction: Opioid Overdose

The recent death of Michael Jackson puts pain medications in focus and under the spotlight again. The tabloid's claims only serve to fuel speculation about something most of the medical profession is already acutely aware of: the over-prescribing of pain medications that allows potentially lethal … [Read more...]

Medical Malpractice Discounts Available

Did you know that medical malpractice insurance companies often offer discounts for medical practices which participate in Risk Reduction programs?  In fact, most reliable carriers offer risk reduction information and counseling free of charge.   This is one of the discounts which may be available … [Read more...]