Author | David J. Goldberg, M.D., J.D.

Articles

COVID-19 considerations: Do state guidelines overrule the CDC?

June 10, 2020

In the COVID-19 era, standard of care is still evolving. David J. Goldberg, M.D., J.D., discusses this and more liability issues to consider when re-opening your practice.

Teledermatology and HIPAA compliance in the era of COVID-19

April 24, 2020

David J. Goldberg, M.D., J.D., discusses important considerations regarding telemedicine and HIPAA compliance that dermatologists should keep in mind during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Can I pay a patient to leave my practice?

March 10, 2020

In this Legal Eagle article, David J. Goldberg, M.D., J.D., discusses whether or not you can pay a patient to leave your practice.

My patient bled. I got sued.

February 18, 2020

A dermatologist performed a large excision on a patient without taking a medication history, and the patient experienced progressive post-operative bleeding. Was he negligent? Dr. Goldberg discusses this hypothetical case and the nuances of physician negligence in this Legal Eagle article.