What’s New in Health Law
The United States District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan denied a motion to dismiss filed by the American Board of Family Medicine (“ABFM”) in a lawsuit brought by a physician whose board certification status was revoked. Picard v. Am. Bd. of Family Med.
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Question of the Week
Over the last several months, one of our surgeons has had three cases where patients had very bad outcomes. It looks like a combination of bad judgment and poor technique. Our Chief of Staff and Chief Medical Officer suspended the physician’s privileges and decided to send the three cases out for an external review. We are a little unclear about whether the suspension automatically triggers an investigation or whether the investigation should take place after we get the report back from the external expert. Read the answer»
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