HSPRD Attorneys Present on the Use of Email in Patient Care

HSPRD Attorneys Present on the Use of Email in Patient Care

HIPAA and Email

HSPRD attorneys Meredith Turner-Woolley and Adam Snyder presented “Costly Mistakes via Email” to hospital leadership at Advocate South Suburban Hospital.  The presentation highlighted the impact of federal regulations on communication of patient information, and the best practices for documenting and communicating concerns about patient care. Meredith and Adam are members of HSPRD’s medical malpractice and birth trauma defense groups.

HSPRD’s medical malpractice defense lawyers have more than 100 years of combined experience in defending medical professionals and entities against negligence claims. Hundreds of physicians, nurses and therapists have relied on us for their defense. We represent most of the Chicago-area’s major medical centers.

We have tried numerous cases to successful defense verdicts, including many involving catastrophic injuries or deaths. We have professional relationships with numerous experts in virtually every field of medicine, with a special emphasis in obstetrics and gynecology, orthopedics, anesthesia and cardiac cases.Our expertise in medical issues includes every medical specialty as well. Over the years, we have handled multi-million dollar cases involving the complexities that arise in obstetrics and gynecology, neonatology, pediatrics, neurology, cardiology, emergency medicine, anesthesiology, psychiatry and all aspects of surgery. We have also handled numerous cases involving internal medicine, rheumatology, nursing homes, oncology and ophthalmology.