Ann W. Latner, JD

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Communicating Care via Fax: NP Faulted for Negligence

Communicating Care via Fax: NP Faulted for Negligence

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Use of a fax machine and lack of a timely response resulted in the demise of a patient and an accusation of gross negligence.

Is Clinician Testimony Allowable in a Sexual Assault Trial?

Is Clinician Testimony Allowable in a Sexual Assault Trial?

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A nurse practitioner working in the safe child center of the outpatient pediatric wing of a regional hospital is called to testify in an abuse case.

HIPAA  Violation Derails NP's Career

HIPAA Violation Derails NP's Career

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A HIPAA violation harms the successful career of a healthcare provider and causes problems for her former and current employers.

A Case of Wrongful Termination?

A Case of Wrongful Termination?

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A clinician quits her job but afterward sues for wrongful termination.

Patient Test Results Never Received

Patient Test Results Never Received

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A clinician fails to follow up after ordering diagnostic tests for a patient.

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