TITLE

MINUTE MEDICINE: EXAMINING RETAIL CLINIC LEGAL ISSUES AND LEGISLATIVE CHALLENGES

AUTHOR(S)
Hoffmann, Aaron
PUB. DATE
June 2010
SOURCE
Health Matrix: Journal of Law-Medicine;Spring2010, Vol. 20 Issue 2, p467
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the legal and regulatory issues faced by retail clinics relative to their rampant expansion in the U.S. It examines the historical development of retail clinics, the regulations that impact the medical and business aspects of retail clinics, and the opposition of the physician community to retail clinics. It also suggests regulations for the specific scope of practice of nurses. Furthermore, it cites how electronic health records (EHR) benefit retail clinics.
ACCESSION #
57936798

 

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