5 Most Popular Jackson LLP Blogs of 2019
Did you miss any Jackson LLP blogs this year? Here’s a countdown of the five legal tips and updates that your peers searched for, visited, shared, and commented upon most in 2019
#5: Celebrity HIPAA Violations: Lessons from the Jussie Smollett Incident
When healthcare providers gain access to celebrities’ medical records, HIPAA violations become newsworthy. CBS Chicago interviewed Erin Jackson of Jackson LLP to understand the actions of a hospital following a high-profile breach.
#4: The Intersection Between Non-Solicitation and Patient Abandonment
Employment contracts often seek to prevent healthcare professionals from soliciting patients to continue treatment at a new location, raising concerns about patient abandonment. In this situation, what are your rights and responsibilities?
#3: Marijuana and the Workplace: 7 Things for Illinois Employers to Know
Learn how the Illinois law legalizing recreational cannabis will apply to employees in your healthcare practice.
#2: Cash-Pay Physical Therapy: Ensuring Compliance with the Medicare Mandatory Claims Submission Rule
Just because you don’t accept Medicare at your physical therapy practice doesn’t mean that you’re not subject to some of its rules. Understand the Medicare Mandatory Claim Submission Rule and its implications for a cash PT practice.
#1: Full Practice Authority Licenses Available for Illinois Advanced Practice Nurses
Qualified Illinois nurses can now apply for APRN-FPA licenses. We break down the eligibility, requirements, cost, and process for obtaining the new license so that you can perform more services with greater independence.
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