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Congress Weighs in on Malpractice in 2017

In all the debate about the repeal and replacement of Obamacare, tort reform of medical malpractice has largely been overshadowed. Many are surprised to find this issue before Congress again because tort reform has failed five times there between 2002 and 2006. President Trump, despite never mentioning it during his campaign, has recently endorsed stripping away the rights of patients severely injured by medical malpractice, or capping compensation to catastrophically-injured children. In addition, costs in healthcare from medical liability make up just 2 to 2.5% of total healthcare spending.

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Medical STNL Remains Popular with Investors

The net lease sector of commercial real estate has seen increased attention and expansion over the past several years.  Of particular interest, has been the healthcare/medical sector.From the aging baby boomer generation, to the new technologies that change how we provide healthcare, this sector of the economy continues to grow and has become a favorite asset to investors over the past decade. 

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3 Common Dental Malpractice Claims

We trust dentists to provide safe and professional care, and most of the time they do. However, sometimes dentists commit malpractice, inflicting tremendous pain and possibly causing permanent damage. When this happens, it's important to hold the dentist accountable by filing a malpractice claim. Doing this gives the patient an opportunity to receive justice, and may also protect future patients from the unprofessional behavior of the offending dentist. When a dentist injures a patient by deviating from what is considered to be standard care in the dental community, malpractice has occurred.

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Do Doctors Need Media Training?

The recent global Ebola crisis showed the importance of media training for doctors and other medical professions. The crisis had media professionals calling for doctors to clearly communicate on how infected patients were being treated and monitored. In such scenarios, hospitals require the doctors to speak to reporters when the need arises. In addition, when physicians make themselves available for the media, they increase the chances of enhancing their brands and recognition. Doctors should take media training seriously.

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Teeth Whitening Cary NC Dentists Recommended

Did you know that undergoing teeth whitening in Cary NC can boost your confidence levels AND improve what others think about you?   Let’s face it: our smiles are the first thing most people see when they meet you for the first time.  A bright, white smile gives the impression of vitality, happiness, a healthy lifestyle and youth. Everyone yearns for a whiter and brighter smile, but unfortunately, daily life sometimes gets in the way.

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