Negative Publicity: Crisis Management for Businesses, Medical Practices

Issues in the news like the recent Ashley Madison data dump prove how negative publicity related to your practice or  the personal activities of any of its owners or employees, can have devastating effects on your professional reputation and financial solvency. Regardless of the cause, every business and medical practice owner and manager should understand some PR crisis […]

AMA adopts policy on “professionalism in the use of social media”

The American Medical Association recently published a policy on “Professionalism in the Use of Social Media,” in an apparent attempt to address growing concerns about patient confidentiality and privacy in various internet settings.    A great simple summary of the issues involved by attorney Colin J. Zick is available here: http://www.securityprivacyandthelaw.com/2010/11/articles/medical-information/ama-adopts-policy-on-professionalism-in-the-use-of-social-media/#page=1