11 Risk Factors for Infections Among the Elderly

Infections in long-term care (LTC) facilities are associated with higher…

5 Interventions to Prevent Falls in Nursing Facilities

Falls are an enormous issue in long-term care facilities, and…

3 Ways to Improve Your Billing Process and Avoid Recovery Audits

Recovery auditors typically look for discrepancies in the nursing facility’s…

The Five-Step Process for Assessing Quality of Care

There are many aspects to building a strong defense, but…

Three Steps to Building a Successful Wrongful Death Defense

Defending against a wrongful death claim can prove challenging. Often,…

Legal Implications Of Changes To Pressure Ulcer Terminology

Recent—and controversial—changes to pressure ulcer (now pressure injury) terminology and…

Are You Using The Correct Terminology For Pressure Injuries?

The National Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel (NPUAP), a not-for-profit organization…

EMR: Details To Watch For When Extracting Records

Excelas has retrieved more than 600,000 pages of medical records…

Reptile Strategy in Healthcare Litigation: Opening Statements

Reptile Theory is ubiquitous, and it’s here to stay. With…

Reptile Theory in Healthcare Litigation: Deposition and Witness Testimony

The Reptile Theory is arguably the most game-changing trend in…

Reptile Defense Tactics: Priming In Voir Dire

With more than $6 billion (and counting) in verdicts and…

A Business Associate’s Compliancy Journey: Business Associate Agreements

Small businesses commonly face challenges in HIPAA compliance that larger…