ARTICLES PUBLISHED IN CLARK COUNTY MEDICAL SOCIETY’S COUNTY LINE
available online at: www.clarkcountymedical.org
Apr 2001 Medical Licensure Renewal
May 2001 Government Sets New Rules for Patient Privacy
Jul 2001 NBME’s SB 91: Changes In Nevada’s Medical Practice Act
Aug 2001 HIPAA Privacy Standards: What’s It All About?
Sep 2001 CCMS Builds CME Curriculum to Benefit Members
Oct 2001 Prompt Payment Act: SB 99 Becomes Effective October 1, 2002
Nov 2001 California’s Medical Injury Compensation Reform Act (MICRA)
Jan 2002 Synopses of Laws for Physician-Required Reporting
Mar 2002 Insurance Availability Update
Mar 2002 Mutual Binding Arbitration Agreement
Apr 2002 Governor’s Immediate Medmal Insurance Availability Solution
Apr 2002 Nevada Trial Lawyers Association Forms Their Own “NTLA Med Mal Strategic Committee”
May 2002 California’s MICRA vs. Current Nevada Law
Jun 2002 Messenger Model IPA Guidelines (with Kelly Testolin, MBA, Esq.)
Jul 2002 NSMA and CCMS Present Governor with Nick Horn Honorary Award
Jul 2002 Does The Medical Dental Screening Panel Work?
Aug 2002 Trial Verdicts Reveal…
Sep 2002 Medical Liability Reform
Dec 2002 Ethics and Truth in Medicine and Law
Jan 2003 NBME Demands Felony Prosecutions
Apr 2003 Physician Reporting Requirements, When Sued for Malpractice
May 2003 The “Gross Malpractice” Exception to the A.B. 1 Damages Cap
Aug 2003 Changes in Nevada’s Law Impact Physicians
Sep 2003 The Cost of Our Unrestrained Medical Liability Tort System (with Warren Evins, MD, PhD)
Sep 2003 Mutual Binding Arbitration in Medical Services
Oct 2003 “Tort Reform” in Other States
Dec 2003 Overview: New 2003 EMTALA Regulations
Jan 2004 Nevada Board of Medical Examiners Competency/Proficiency Licensure Renewal Requirement Proposed Regulations
Mar 2004 The Federal Volunteer Protection Act of 1997 and the Nevada Healthcare Professional
May 2004 Health Savings Accounts (HSAs)
Jul 2004 Subpoena Duces Tecum and the HIPAA Privacy Regulations
Aug 2004 Competing Initiatives Confuse – Constitutional Amendment Initiatives Jeopardize Physician Practices, Analysis and Commentary
Sep 2004 Ballot Question Arguments: Yes on 3, No on 4, No on 5
Oct 2004 Professional Liability Insurance Premiums in Nevada
Nov 2004 Pain Management and Care and Treatment of the Terminally Ill
Nov 2004 Informed Consent to Medical Treatment in Nevada
Dec 2004 What Now?
Feb 2005 Lowering Professional Liability Insurance Premiums?
Mar 2005 High-Low Arbitrations and Physician Reporting
Apr 2005 Assembly Bill Outlines Mandates for Physician Reporting
May 2005 The “Extras” in AB 208: the Criminal Background Check Bill
Jun 2005 The Criminal Background Check Bill Update
Aug 2005 New Laws for Nevada Physicians
Sep 2005 Boutique or Concierge Medical Practice
Oct 2005 Medical Arbitration Agreement Status
Nov 2005 J-1 Visa Waiver Liberalization
Dec 2005 Allscripts Electronic Prescribing Program
Dec 2005 Cultural Competency (Re)Licensure Mandate in Our Future?
Jan 2006 Limited English Proficiency and Physician Mandates
Feb 2006 Mandated Reporting of Surgeries with Conscious Sedation
Mar 2006 Proposed Ethics Regulations of the Board of Medical Examiners
Apr 2006 Two New Professional Liability Insurers in Southern Nevada
Aug 2006 Lowering PLI Insurance Limits for Lower Premiums – “A Good Trade”?
Oct 2006 Liability Limits of $500,000/$1,500,000 – Prudent or Imprudent?
Dec 2006 The Physician Shortage, Access, and “Physician Extenders”
Feb 2007 Federal Statute Pushes for Expanded State Medicaid False Claims Act
May 2007 Pharmacogenomics and Nevada Law Regarding Genetic Information
June 2007 Physician Apologies for Medical Error in Nevada
Jul 2007 Significant Legislative Enactments Affecting Physicians
Jul 2008 Proposed Laws of the Nevada Board of Medical Examiners
Jan 2011 The Seven Deadly Sins and the BME
Feb 2011 Embezzlement in Medical Practices
Oct 2012 Controlled Substance Prescribing for Pain and Medical Board Licensure Discipline
Feb 2013 Are You a Medical Records Production Criminal?