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Influenza had the Deadliest Season in 40 years

The 2017-2018 flu season was a high severity Influenza infection season and according to the CDC was the deadliest season in four decades.  Estimates indicate 900,000 patients were hospitalized with an influenza diagnosis and up to 80,000 died with 180 deaths occurring in children.  Of the...

Malpractice Action Based on Overlooked Actionable Test Results

A recent article in Medscape, “Malpractice Case: Are You Sure the Patient Received the Test Results” discusses the complexity of large medical practices and the reality that in todays specialized environment, patients see multiple providers.  The article makes the very valid point that this...