What you can do about forged prescriptions

Fraudulent prescriptions for medication can occur for a number of reasons. Dr Volker Hitzeroth, Medicolegal Adviser at the Medical Protection Society explains what steps to take if it happens to you.

The benefits of choosing mediation

Being the subject of a clinical negligence claim can be a stressful experience for any healthcare professional. Additionally, it is often time consuming and costly.

Insomnia in the older patient

Under-recognised, -diagnosed, and -treated in the general population, it’s little wonder insomnia – despite being a common complaint among the older patient – is rarely systematically diagnosed and treated, even by geriatric specialists.

The pros and cons of refurbished medical equipment

Whether you run a hospital, a small clinic or a private practice, medical equipment is the staple of your business. But buying new is not always smart.