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New Client Testimonial From Dr. Konstantin Nikiforov

Dr. Konstantin Nikiforov. It is a nightmare for every physician to became a target of a litigation because our primary intent is to help. I was unfortunate enough to be involved in a group case along with my hospital of that time and some other provider about 4 years ago. It [...]

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Medical Malpractice Legal Brief – 7/13/2018 – Frier Levitt

Ever been put in the middle of a problem concerning the imminent safety of a person, not your patient? If this concern involves a real threat to this person’s safety, it is not a HIPAA violation to reveal only the protected health information, limited in such a way, that may protect [...]

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Medical Malpractice Defense Verdict in a Case of Traumatic Brain Injury

On August 29th, while an inpatient in a psychiatric hospital, the 46 year old plaintiff was physically assaulted by his roommate, resulting in injuries to his head including facial bruising and lacerations.  He was transferred to the local community hospital for evaluation and treatment.  CT scans of the head, spine, chest, [...]

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Medical Malpractice Defense Verdict in a Case of Cervical Spine injury, Quadriplegia, and Death

PRI obtained a defense verdict on behalf of an internist and a cardiologist in a case involving a patient falling in a hospital fall allegedly causing a cervical spine injury, quadriplegia, and death. The events of the case began when the 84-year old patient’s wife called the ambulance because the patient [...]

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Medical Malpractice Defense Verdict in a Case of Cervical Spine injury, Quadriplegia, and Death

PRI obtained a defense verdict on behalf of an internist and a cardiologist in a case involving a patient falling in a hospital fall allegedly causing a cervical spine injury, quadriplegia, and death. The events of the case began when the 84-year old patient’s wife called the ambulance because the patient [...]

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The Benefits and Pitfalls of Telemedicine

  With advancing technology becoming more readily available, telemedicine offers not only opportunities for improving patient care, but also for growing your business. But telemedicine also presents many potential hurdles, including state and federal laws, HIPPA compliance, insurance payment requirements. In this recorded webinar, John E. Morrone, Esq., attorney and partner [...]

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Physicians’ Reciprocal Insurers Delivers New Online Capabilities that Enhance Service to Insureds and Brokers

ROSLYN, N.Y. – June 18, 2018 – Physicians’ Reciprocal Insurers, (“PRI”) the second largest admitted medical malpractice insurer in New York State, today announced the activation of PRIConnect, a new suite of web-based tools designed to give more power and information to brokers and insureds. “We’re very excited to bring these [...]

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Medical Malpractice Defense Verdict in a Case of Haldol Administration

This is a case of a 97 year old female with a host of co-morbidities and multiple hospitalizations.  Of her myriad illnesses, the patient had Parkinson’s disease and a history of strokes.  In question was the psychotropic drug Haldol, a medication which was given to the patient for agitation while she [...]

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The Benefits and Pitfalls of Telemedicine Webinar Registration

FREE Webinar: The Benefits and Pitfalls of Telemedicine WHEN: Thursday, June 21, 2018; 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm EDT As part of PRI’s continuing efforts to go above and beyond in keeping our members well informed about the latest developments across the healthcare industry, we are proud to launch a series [...]

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Medical Malpractice Defense Verdict in a Case of Retinal Detachment

This case involved a 59 year old divorced male, father of two. The plaintiff alleged the cataract surgery performed on his right eye by our ophthalmologist, caused a detached retina. By history, the patient had been seen by his ophthalmologist and the exam revealed visually significant cataracts. A dilated funduscopic examination [...]

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