Top Ten Tips for Managing EMR Documentation During the COVID-19 Pandemic

The recent trend in high-exposure health care provider litigation encompasses not only the pursuit of a case based on the medicine, but also a separate case in discovery based on the electronic medical record (EMR) and audit trail. The material in this newsletter has been prepared for our readers by Marshall Dennehey Warner Coleman & Goggin.

PA Bureau of EMS Response to Covid-19

With the Governor’s issuance of the Proclamation of Disaster Emergency on March 6, 2020, and with the increased demands being placed on EMS personnel and resources, the PA Bureau of Emergency Medical Services (Bureau of EMS) has relaxed certain staffing and credentialing requirements to help ease the burdens on Pennsylvania EMS agencies and providers and to facilitate and expedite EMS responses to calls for help.