AVOIDING LIABILITY BLOG

Breach of Confidentiality Claims

Therapists and counselors are expected to be keenly aware of their duty of confidentiality, but [...]

Real Time Disciplinary Actions Against Nurse Aides and Nurse Assistants (CNAs)

As you know, your certification, registration or license as a CNA is administered and enforced by [...]

Fitness Professionals Alert: Attention to Details Can Avoid Suit

Two relatively recent court decisions point out the need for health and fitness facilities and [...]

CPH & Associates Now Offers Cyber Liability Coverage for Mental and Allied Health Professionals

With cyber attacks becoming more prevalent, it is essential to understand the risk and protect [...]

Discharge Instructions and Liability

When a patient is discharged from a health care facility, the patient’s discharge instructions [...]

Michele Clark, Health Educator in Atlanta, GA

I had the pleasure of interviewing one of our insureds from the Atlanta, GA, area. Michele Clark [...]

Spousal Abuse & Confidentiality

Therapists and counselors will encounter a variety of situations where they learn of (or [...]

Certified Nursing Assistant’s Conduct Leads to Voluntary Surrender of Her Certification

Nurse Aide and Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) practice has been the subject of a few of these [...]

Fitness Professionals Beware: First Few Personal Training Sessions Can Lead to Injury and Suit

Personal training services are sometimes offered to new health and fitness facility clients on a [...]

Coaching?

I have consulted with licensed therapists who have asked, in a variety of contexts, whether they [...]

Ethics and Law in Nursing: Friends or Foes?

You might find it difficult to reconcile how ethics and law impact nursing practice. You would [...]

Legal Risks and Liability Concerns in Wellness & Fitness Programs

On Thursday, June 22, 2017 we collaborated with one of …