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What We Owe Long COVID Patients

Updated June 2, 2022: Long COVID presents varying and unpredictable symptoms and has no known cure, so with very little information, health-care providers are facing an uphill battle when it comes to providing adequate care to these patients.

COVID-19 and Patient Safety in the Medical and Dental Office

Updated April 21, 2022: While BA.2 COVID-19 cases are significantly milder than those caused by the Delta variant and Omicron subvariant BA.1, practices must remain mindful that they may continue to see both BA.1 and BA.2 Omicron infections, as well as the flu, within their office settings. Once again, medical and dental offices must remain on guard.

Long COVID—What Physicians Should Know

Updated March 31, 2022: Healthcare providers should remain aware of the biggest risks associated with long COVID, what factors can lead to malpractice suits, and how to reduce risk.

Malpractice Litigation Strategies in a Pandemic World: Tackling Skeptical Jurors, Trial Delays, Social Inflation

Updated March 24, 2022: In the era of the COVID-19 pandemic, medical malpractice suit challenges have been exacerbated by delays in proceedings, resulting in many more months or years on this emotional roller coaster to resolution.

Cultural Diversity in Healthcare Poses Risks During COVID-19

Updated February 3, 2022: Healthcare professionals continue to provide care to a multicultural society under conditions complicated by the COVID-19 pandemic. Ensuring safe and quality healthcare for all patients requires providers to understand how sociocultural background affects an individual’s health beliefs and behavior.

A Message From Our Chairman

Richard E. Anderson
MD, FACP

Unwavering Service to Our Members

After the Allies defeated Rommel’s army in Egypt in 1942, Churchill spoke these words to the House of Commons: “Now this is not the end. It is not even the beginning of the end. But it is, perhaps, the end of the beginning.” His words still resonate today in the midst of a different kind of struggle.

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