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Employee Handbook - Medical Office

 IF YOU WOULD NOT DRIVE A CAR WITHOUT HEADLIGHTS, DON’T OPERATE A BUSINESS WITHOUT AN EMPLOYEE HANDBOOK Medical practitioners have all experienced a variety of different business models in their careers. For some, they may have worked for an “old-school” employer, who shook their hand upon hire, allowed their staff …
Workers Comp Insurance

What’s the second thing you should do if an employee gets injured or becomes sick at work? If you are an employer with employees, your practice is required to carry workers compensation coverage.  This coverage protects your practice from lawsuits regarding workplace related accidents or illnesses and provides financial reimbursement for …
cyber security

We asked Dave Bader and the team over at JNT TEK to weigh in on the recent WannaCry Ransomware attack, cyber security and protection. Here’s what they shared: As a result of the recent WannaCry Ransomware virus outbreak, businesses are realizing “again” how important it is to keep their systems …
HR practices

We’d like to thank our partner Workwise Law for their article on HR practices – The “Business” of Practicing Medicine: The Top 5 Mistakes Doctors Make. Here’s a quick look at the issues they highlight. You can read the full article to find the solutions Workwise Law offers. Problematic Hiring Practices That Lead To …

NATIONAL DOCTORS DAY March 30th marks the annual observation of National Doctors Day.  This day was established to recognize physicians, their work and their contributions to society and the community.  On National Doctors Day, we say “thank you” to our physicians for all that they do for us and for our …

LACMA’s “African American Physicians: The Searing Journey” event that took place at LACMA’s Headquarters on August 31, 2016 shined light on the challenges physicians face on a daily basis. LACMA’s goal for the event was to provide a safe environment that encouraged members to share their stories, and often harrowing …

Maybe you’re considering joining LACMA. Or rejoining after having let your membership lapse. Maybe you have a colleague who could benefit from services the organization provides. Advocacy, networking, CME – this is just a sampling of how LACMA helps you. We hope our new infographic cuts right to the chase describing some …
cyber security

Cybersecurity has become one of the most daunting problems facing the healthcare industry, and the number of attacks is on the rise, as previously reported by PNN. With all the information available on the deep web market, a new report from the Institute for Critical Infrastructure Technology (ICIT) titled “Your …

Kaiser Permanente today announced it will open its own medical school in Pasadena. The school will be within several miles of other Kaiser facilities, where students will be trained. Kaiser initially announced plans to open a medical school in December, but at that time it was unclear where the school …