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Should Medical Offices Be Run Like Law Firms?

By Shailin Thomas Earlier this summer, the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania ruled that a physician cannot delegate obtaining informed consent from a patient to a member of her staff.  In Shinal v. Toms, a neurosurgeon perforated a patient’s cranial artery while … Continue reading

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