June 26, 2018
hernia mesh

PA judge denies appeal on pelvic mesh medical liability award

Bristol-Myers Supreme Court case does not apply to pelvic mesh lawsuit A woman who won a $12.8 million verdict two years ago in a medical product liability case over transvaginal mesh – a pelvic mesh lawsuit – will get to keep her jury-awarded claims and damages. That’s because a Pennsylvania […]
June 11, 2018
Mobile Health Apps

FDA Adjusts to Tech Boom With Mobile Health Apps

Consumers eat up mobile health apps as FDA adjusts to technology. Admit it. You can’t live without your phone. You use it for everything. You have your calendar, your online checkbook, your Rolodex in your contact list, your music on your playlists. We use our phones to navigate the streets, […]
June 11, 2018

HIPAA vs HITECH: What You Need to Know

HIPAA vs HITECH: What You Need to Know Which one is better? HIPAA vs HITECH is a debate we often encounter in our industry. If you work in the legal, healthcare, insurance or related industries, you know that HIPAA is good. The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act, passed in […]
June 10, 2018
proving 9/11 compensation claims

Proving 9/11 compensation claims. What You Need to Know.

Medical records are just the first part of proving 9/11 compensation claims. You also need proof of presence. Lawyers handling medical malpractice, personal injury or bad drug plaintiffs are usually only trying to prove the physical injury took place and typically only need medical records to make their case. But with […]