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LAMMICO Weekly

Quick updates issued each Wednesday


21
Oct

As a healthcare professional, you hold sensitive information inclusive of names, addresses, dates of birth, social security numbers, and insurance inf...

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15
Oct

The revised rules went in effect on September 16, 2020 and will require healthcare providers to provide FFCRA protected/paid leave to a broader range...

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07
Oct

HCV screening in Louisiana is even more important than ever, as Louisiana has launched the first comprehensive HCV elimination program in the United S...

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05
Oct

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), through the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), announced $20 billion in new...

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30
Sep

LAMMICO offers insureds an annual opportunity to earn a 10% discount for completing risk management education.

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17
Sep

LSBME licensees are receiving phone calls and correspondence from scammers who claim to be with the LSBME

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09
Sep

Although the HIPAA Security Rule does not require it, creating and maintaining an up-to-date IT asset inventory could be a useful tool.

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01
Sep

Congratulations to the recipient of the 5th Annual LAMMICO Patient Safety Award and Grant: Lafayette Surgical Specialty Hospital in Lafayette, Louisia...

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26
Aug

This is part one of a four-part series on COVID-19, compensation and quality.

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26
Aug

This is part two of a four-part series on COVID-19, compensation and quality.

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26
Aug

This is part three of a four-part series on COVID-19, compensation and quality.

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26
Aug

This is part four of a four-part series on COVID-19, compensation and quality.

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12
Aug

On August 5, 2020, the EEOC released guidance for healthcare providers to assist their patients who have a history of opioid use or misuse with stayin...

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12
Aug

As of August 1, 2020, pelvic examinations may not be performed unless certain conditions are met.

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05
Aug

Now that the 2020 legislative session has concluded, we share the LSMS recap of some notable pieces of legislation that were debated this session.

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29
Jul

LAMMICO has compiled some recommended practices, tips, suggestions and resources for practices delivering telehealth services.

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01
Jul

CMS has now released the 2020 QPP Exception Applications Fact Sheet.

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24
Jun

The LDH EOC released Health Alert Network Message 20-38 on June 18, 2020, regarding new demographic data elements that must be collected and reported...

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12
Feb

Physicians and other healthcare providers can prepare for more widespread cases of the 2019 novel coronavirus by taking advantage of these resources.

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05
Feb

Approximately 400 physicians in the U.S., more than one per day, die by suicide each year.

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05
Dec

LAMMICO's Cyber Liability Insurance partner, NAS Insurance Services, LLC (NAS), was recently acquired by Tokio Marine HCC.

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06
Nov

We congratulate the following recipients who have been honored for the 2019 medical school year: Alex Miller, Pranav Bhargava and Hunter F. Douglas.

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27
Mar

Louisiana law does not set the copy fees for a patient record request. Pursuant to Title 45 Section 164.524 of the Federal regulations, a patient or h...

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26
Dec

Happy holidays from all of us at LAMMICO!

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05
Dec

A Connecticut allergy practice has agreed to pay the OCR $125,000 and adopt a corrective action plan to settle potential violations of the HIPAA Priva...

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31
Oct

In today’s constant barrage of technology warnings, it is easy to overlook the dusty old fax machine in the corner.

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