Terminating Patient Relationships Resources
- OCT 19, 2015Terminating Patient Relationships
Susan Shepard, MSN, RN, and Richard Cahill, Esq.
It is an acceptable practice to end a patient relationship under most conditions, but some situations may require additional steps or delay of the termination.
- OCT 01, 2011Signing Off and Signing Out: Lost in Translation
Ann S. Lofsky, MD, and Susan Shepard, MSN, RN
Whether signing out to a colleague for the weekend or permanently closing a practice, handing off responsibility for patient care can create liability risks for the physician.