COVID-19 and Intimate Partner ViolenceFrom COVID-19 and Intimate Partner Violence
In this Hippo Education bonus, Dr. Lisa Patel and Dr. Maya Ragavan discuss intimate partner violence (IPV) in the context of COVID-19. While data has focused on prevalence, they dive into how the pandemic has changed survivors’ experiences, access to resources, approach to safety planning, privacy …18min 18Maya Ragavan, MD and Lisa Patel, MD
What’s That Lab? COVID-19 Labs Special Edition!From What’s That Lab? COVID-19 Labs Special Edition!
In this Hippo Education bonus, Dr. Paul Simmons and Dr. Jay-Sheree Allen sit down to discuss what lab studies are recommended on admission of a COVID patient to the hospital, which labs are followed daily, and how they’re best used.20min 35Paul Simmons, MD and Jay-Sheree Allen, MD
Social Media in MedicineFrom So Long, 2020
In April 2018, we discussed whether or not we should become Facebook friends with our patients. A lot has changed in the world of social media since that episode; Neda and Jay-Sheree Allen update the discussion and share thoughts about this potentially useful tool.19min 16Jay-Sheree Allen, MD and Neda Frayha, MD
Prior AuthorizationFrom Cause of Death?
Few things can ruin our mood more quickly than a request for a prior authorization or a peer-to-peer. In this segment, Neda and Dr. Ashish Patel tackle the beast that is the dreaded prior authorization. •18min 27Ashish Patel, MD and Neda Frayha, MD
Death CertificatesFrom Cause of Death?
Does the thought of completing a death certificate scare you half to death? In this month’s intro segment, Neda and Aisha get into the nitty gritty of how to accomplish this (sometimes) daunting task. •15min 5Neda Frayha, MD and Aisha Lofters, MD
Pandemic Malpractice IssuesFrom Pandemic Malpractice Issues
Dr. Matthew DeLaney and Dr. Michael Weinstock sit down to discuss the threat of lawsuits in the midst of the COVID pandemic. The last thing anyone wants to think about is the risk of a lawsuit. Unfortunately, despite the extra challenges posed by our current pandemic, the threat of medicolegal …22min 44Matthew DeLaney, MD, FACEP, FAAEM and Mike Weinstock, MD
Missing DEA NumbersFrom Dude, Where's My DEA Number?
To review the phenomenon of missing or misused DEA numbers and what to do if it happens to you.16min 54Neda Frayha, MD and Matthieu DeClerk, MD
Medicolegal Risks of Low Risk Chest PainFrom Hello, New Year! Bye Bye, PPIs?
Amal Mattu discusses two large branches of pitfalls in patients being evaluated for ACS: EKG pitfalls and HISTORY red flags. We discuss pitfalls and red flags relating to medical legal risks when dealing with chest pain. • Additional talking points: • ECG: 25-50 % misses, look closer …22min 45Matthew DeLaney, MD, FACEP, FAAEM, Amal Mattu, MD, and Mizuho Spangler, DO
Observation CareFrom Clots and OCP's
Observation care may be one of the most confusing topics in medicine. What is it? Who qualifies for it? What are the financial and clinical implications? In this segment, Drs. Steve Biederman and Tom Robertson take us on a tour of observation care and all that it means.17min 41Tom Robertson, MD and Steve Biederman, MD
Service AnimalsFrom Those Clots are So Superficial
When a PC RAP listener wrote us with a question about the differences among service animals, emotional support animals, and therapy animals, our own animal lover Brandon Grove looked into the indications, uses, and legal protections (or lack thereof) afforded to each group. In this segment, he …8min 47Brandon Grove, MD