It is common knowledge that both not-for-profit and for-profit hospitals across the U.S. have policies of charging uninsured patients more. And some physicians have done the same. But patients are starting to question these policies, landing some hospitals and physicians in hot water.
David J. Goldberg, M.D., J.D.
In this month's Legal Eagle column, David J. Goldberg, M.D., J.D. discusses a scenario in which a physician tries to provide a better treatment option at a lower cost for his underinsured patients by importing medication from another country, but is reprimanded by the FDA. Find out why.
In this month's Legal Eagle column, David J. Goldberg, M.D., J.D., offers his insight on when to settle a malpractice lawsuit outside of court and when to take take it to trial.
What can you do if a patient slanders your reputation on social media? David J. Goldberg, M.D., J.D., provides his insight in this month's Legal Eagle column.
When can a physician disclose protected health care information? Dr. David J. Goldberg addresses this question in this month's Legal Eagle column.
Can I lose my license for giving a curbside consult? Dr. David J. Goldberg covers this issue in this month's Legal Eagle column.
I have pending malpractice lawsuits after opening a medical spa. What are my legal issues?
As more dermatologists implement EHR systems, many are wondering if EHR adoption will increase or decrease their medical legal liability. Dr. David Goldberg provides his insight in this month's legal column.
A burn injury and questions unasked leads to a malpractice claim.
Dr. Jam is a successful medical and cosmetic dermatologist who posted a video online intended as a promotional video. His patients are suing claiming negligence. Learn more here.